Fossil has announced a new Smartwatch that runs on Google’s WearOS(previously known as Android Wear). The new Fossil Sport Smartwatch is powered by the Qualcomm’s latest Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor which is specifically designed for the wearable devices.
The Fossil Sport is compatible with Android smartphones running on v4.4 or higher and iOS 9.3 or higher. It comes with a built-in Fitness Tracker that helps you track steps taken, calories burnt, distance walked and many more useful feeds. Further, it houses a heart rate tracker, GPS, and also comes with Google Pay support. The watch is swimproof (waterproof up to 5 ATM)and comes with interchangeable watch band. The smartwatch is running on WearOS 2.1 so, you can take control of your smartphone notifications, personalize your dial, and you can control your music with the smartwatch. As the watch comes with a crown at the side, you can easily navigate through the screen of your watch without covering the display.
The Smartwatch comes in two sizes- 41 and 43 mm. On the connectivity front, the Fossil Sport comes with Bluetooth 4.2 Low Energy, Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n, NFC. It comes with 4GB of internal storage. The sensors on the watch include Accelerometer, Altimeter, Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Heart Rate, Microphone, and Untethered GPS. It packs in a 350mAH battery and offers all day long battery with quick charge support. It supports wireless syncing and magnetic charging. It has support for Google Assistant and also shows some of the important cards when you swipe right and when you swipe left, you’ll see the Google Fit data.
Pricing and Availability
The Fossil Sport Smartwatch is priced at $255(INR 18,458) and is now available on the official site. It is available in six color options – BLACK SILICONE, BLUSH SILICONE, GRAY SILICONE, LIGHT BLUE, RED SILICONE, NEON SILICONE. How many of you own a smartwatch? Drop a comment and let us know in the comment section below, follow us on Twitter for more news and update.