The CE Spot: Why Retailers Should Buy the Gear Hype
During the next few weeks, we'll be hearing a lot of pros and cons about Samsung's Galaxy Gear, its new smart watch launched this week at IFA in Berlin. Pundits will be asking why consumers would want it, what they'll do with it, whether they'll be willing to shell out the rumored $290 for it (the price will drop quickly or be subsidized as part of a Galaxy product package), etc. ...
Whatever the verdict is, CE retailers should welcome the Gear to their sales floor, especially as the holiday shopping season approaches. Here are a few reasons why:
1. Cool New Product