Access computer and phone now on your wrist by grabbing the recently launched Sony Smartwatch 2, which is first water resistant and NFC enabled gadget.
Leaving behind huge desks, laps and palms, now the computer devices have started finding space on your wrists revealing your affinity towards latest technology. Yes! We are here talking about Smartwatches, which have currently made worldwide geeks go gaga over them with plenty of fantastic specs.
In this arena, Japan based tech-company Sony is competing with Samsung and it has recently launched Sony Smartwatch 2
, which would be available in India from October on just Rs. 14,990.
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Smartwatch 2 from Sony now available in India[/caption]
Successor to original SmartWatch, this wearable device is in direct completion with Samsung Galaxy Gear and surpasses it in terms of specs as well as prices. Galaxy Gear is only compatible with Samsung phones and is available in India for Rs. 22,990. In contrast, Sony Smartwatch 2 is compatible with any device running on Android 4.0 and later.
Featuring 1.6-inch screen with 220x176 pixels, this stylishly designed gizmo has caught the eyeballs of one and all because of first of all supporting NFC technology. Thus, now, you can remotely keep track of your Android phone including its calls or messages. Moreover, Smartwatch vibrates on wrist, when anyone calls you.
What’s more thrilling is to enjoy your Facebook, Twitter and emails on your wrist. Any notification can be read just on a slight touch on the app icon. In case, you are enjoying music using wireless Bluetooth headset, then you can take or make calls through this Sony Smartwatch 2
. As soon as a call comes, contact’s name is displayed on screen. Just pressing once to answer, you can experience hands free calling. Additionally, recent calls can be browsed in call log in this small gadget and you can directly make a call from there.
SmartWatch 2 is IP57 certified and its dust and water resistance capability enhances its durability. It can be submerged in water up to 1 meter. In addition, company has also claimed that gadget packs longest battery life of 7 days in case of low usage and 3-4 days if watch is kept ever on.
But, it is not just enough! At Google Play, you can choose a large number of apps for this wireless device. With a mapping app on the gadget you can check your route just casting a running glance at your wrist. With a smart camera app, you can take a snap remotely. Music lovers can quickly change the tracks and volume on music player. Further, health conscious people can check their fitness activities while on the go using lifestyle apps.