More Time for Runners: Smartwatches Are Suitable for Everyday Use

Time was yesterday: today if one asks what steps, breaking news or health status. We show what Smartwatches and Fittnesarmbänder at the IFA so can.
Smartwatches and fitness wristbands, the battery life in the future will be much longer, the software will be better adapted to the small screen and the one-hand operation. Also features hiking more and more in the watches and fitness wristbands so that the units win sooner or later more and more autonomy and independently are usable by the Smartphone. More powerful technology allows manufacturers to put more designs. All in all more evolution than revolution – but that is still not necessary in this segment.

ZenWatch 2:Reloaded stainless watch

With the ZenWatch 2, ASUS continues the path trodden with the ZenWatch consistently. Various models and materials that allow up to 18 different combinations, position the Smartwatch as Android-wear fashion gadget. Technically, the clock to take a great step forward:as ASUS promises dramatically improved loading times. For more detailed information, however, we have to wait the presentation at IFA.

Samsung gear S2:Noble Smartwatch with new operating concept

Samsung has already released the specifications of the gear S2. There will be two basic models of the clock:A Variant that holds the connection to your Smartphone via Bluetooth and a 3G-Variante that also autonomous works. Also new is the operating concept: as well as two real hardware buttons, a rotating bezel makes it easier the Smartwatch. The design of the user interface is similar to what we know of the Apple Watch. The technique, which is under the AMOLED touch display, the Samsung clock makes you want on this device: the Bluetooth model 3250 processor is powered by an Exynos, a MSM8226 works in the 3 g model. Both are supported by each 512 MB RAM, 4 GB memory, and a 250 – or 300 mAh capacity battery (Bluetooth/3 G). The clock will work quickly, but could get battery problems. Unfortunately neither sales nor pricing information are currently available.