Time is precious for any individual and those who follow their time with punctuality attain success in the world. In this era of globalisation, make sure your watch doesn’t let you lag behind others. So here are some smart watches for smart people .
Android Wear 2.0 Brings Support for Google Play, Android Pay and Google Assistant
Google launched its Android Wear 2.0 OS. For launching this big update, the tech giant has partnered with LG to introduce two flagship smart watches that run on Android Wear 2.0 out of the box. The Android Wear 2.0 update brings a host of improvements like improved interface, customised watch faces, Google Assistant and Android Pay Support, on-watch Google Play Store. Apart from the LG smart watches, a swing of current smart watches are also getting the Android Wear 2.0 update and all of them are listed here as well.
MIT Develops Smartwatch App That Detects Emotions Using a Variety of Signals
MIT researchers have developed new smartwatch software that understands the tone of a conversation, and can tell you if the person is happy, sad, or neutral based on their speech patterns and vitals. The researchers demoed this feature on a Samsung Simband research-friendly wearable, hinting at how future devices could serve as ‘social coaches’ for people with anxiety or Asperger’s syndrome.
Samsung Gear S2
Samsung Gear 2 is a sleek and trendy smartwatch with a stainless steel body and a sporty band. It runs Tizen OS and seamlessly connects to your phone and keeps track of how healthy your lifestyle is. It is the first smartwatch by Samsung that comes in a circular design. It features a 1.2 inch circular Super AMOLED touch display with a screen resolution of 360×360 pixels and a pixel density of 302ppi. The device comes with a 1 Ghz dual core Exynos 3250 processor, 512 MB RAM and 4GB internal memory. It is compatible with all Samsung Galaxy smartphones with Android 4.4 and 1.5GB RAM or higher. It is also compatible with limited functionality with other Android handsets that are Android 4.4 with 1.5GB RAM or higher.
Elago W3 Apple Watch
The Elago W3 Apple Watch stand is a smartwatch stand that makes your Apple Watch look like a miniature Macintosh computer. The $15 smartwatch stand is shaped like a Macintosh computer with a circular hole that holds and charges the Apple Watch. Sliding the Apple Watch into the hole will turn the screen into the tiny monitor’s display. The stand can hold both 38mm and 42mm straps can be tied around the back or you can choose to remove the straps and simply place the body inside.
Fossil Q Marshal design and build
The Q Marshal is one of the best looking smartwatches we’ve come across. It closer to looking like a traditional watch than anything else we’ve seen. The watch case is built out of stainless steel with either a black coating or in its natural form, if that’s more to your taste. The straps are removable so you can use any 22mm ones with the Q Marshal.
by Ravi Mishra