It’s been a little more than a month since we heard about G Watch, the LG smartwatch, which was announced along with Android Wear, an operating system targeted at wearable devices. Today, the company has revealed some new watch details on an official teaser site.
Those who are looking for a bracelet or watch connected to track their physical activity have the choice in a market where several manufacturers offer products for every taste and all prices. If it is Fitbit who monopolizes the biggest market share, other manufacturers hope to make him shade with quality products. This is the case of Huawei, which launched a few weeks ago Huawei Fit, a fitness bracelet that looks more like a watch.
On Tuesday (19), Motorola launched in Brazil the Moto 360 Sport, as the name implies, an updated version of the smartwatch of the brand, but focused especially for sports activities.
Lately Google is launching headlong in manufacturing accessories for their devices. A few weeks ago we saw the Live Case for smartphone Nexus, today Google MODE, interchangeable straps for Android Wear smartwatch. Will be of different colours and soon for sale on various channels-the same Google Store, Amazon and Best Buy, indicates a video posted by Google but then made private shortly afterwards.
The interesting concept is that the straps seem to be fixed by a simple joint, making it extremely fast and handy replacement anyone.
Note that the mechanism/brand FASHIONS is open-source: all producers will realize Google straps MODE, if they wish. The first brand to introduce products of this kind is Hadley Roma, who has just sold a decent number of smart watch phones at Amazon USA. Continue reading →