Fossil Gen 5 Wear OS Smartwatch launched with Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform

October 5, 2019

Fossil has simply launched new Fossil Gen 5 smartwatch runs on Wear OS. It’s powered by Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform and comes with an inbuilt speaker, improved battery life. The new mannequin gives double inner storage as in comparison with the earlier era. The Gen 5 smartwatch is at present accessible for pre-order within the US, Europe, Middle East, and Africa areas. It will go on sale on August 26 this yr. The firm additionally talked about that the smartwatch will arrive quickly to Asia-Pacific areas as effectively. It’s priced at $295 (Rs.20,320 approx).

Fossil Gen 5 Smartwatch

The smartwatch is obtainable in a 44mm rounded dial dimension with a case thickness of 12mm. It is available in three design with the leather-based strap, black metallic strap, and rose-gold metallic strap. The new smartwatch contains an inbuilt speaker for higher sound and alerts. The Gen 5 additionally options customized battery modes which might last as long as 36hrs. This time Fossil has elevated the interior storage capability to 8GB which is nice sufficient alongside with 1GB of RAM.

Though the Wear OS isn’t that optimized or steady to work easily on smartwatches, the newest Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform will make the efficiency simpler. The smartwatch options an accelerometer, altimeter, ambient mild, gyroscope. It’s waterproof as much as 30 meters.

While the corporate has additionally talked about that the brand new smartwatch is usually launched for iPhone customers the place you’ll get much-improved battery life and smartwatch expertise over new chipset.