Samsung unveiled the Gear IconX a fitness device with no strings attached. The IconX fits in your ears and are designed to stay there. This device can track your fitness activities – you don’t need to carry your phone.

Just plug the IconX in your ears and you are ready. The device comes with in-ear voice guidance (supports 15 languages). It also comes with ambient sound mode in case you want to be aware of your surroundings.

Well not only can this unique fitness device monitor the distance traveled, speed, calories burned and duration to heart rate – but it can also be used for entertainment. The earbuds comes with 4GB of internal storage space, you can load up to 1000 mp3 and enjoy your favorite music on the move.

Samsung Gear IconX Cord-free fitness earbuds unveiled

Button functions – single tap to play/pause music; double tap for next, answer / end calls; triple tap for previous track; swipe to control the volume and tap + hold to check workout (voice output) /  ambient sound off /on.

Gear IconX is compatible with devices running Android 4.4  and over with 1.5GB RAM. Key features are Bluetooth 4.1 BLE, HR, capacitive touch, accelerometer, HR, 2x mics and speaker (20 ~ 20KHz). There is a 47 mAh non-removable battery. Users can check their stats using the S health app on their smartphone.

Samsung Gear IconX cord free fitness earbuds price has not yet been disclosed.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor -