[Infographic] From the World’s First Watch Phone to Galaxy Ring: The History of Samsung’s Wearable Devices


Samsung Electronics unveiled the Galaxy Ring, a ring-shaped wearable device, at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2024 in Barcelona, Spain — signaling a new wave of ingenuity in the wearable market.

Samsung opened the wearable device era by commercializing the world’s first watch phone in 1999. Since then, the company has continued to lead the market by introducing products such as smartwatches, fitness trackers and wireless earphones.

From the world’s first watch phone to Galaxy Ring, learn about the history of Samsung’s innovative wearable devices in the infographic below.