The advancement of technology obviously benefited millions of people from various parts of the world. It has the ability to rule over the minds of people and make it a part of their daily life. When it comes to technology, smartwatches do not fail to make people feel satisfied with its special features and capabilities. For sure you will agree to this that, right? As a matter of fact many of us rely much on this. The time we open our eyes until we close our eyes and sleep, smartwatches always make us feel satisfied because of its wonderful functions.
What is a Smartwatch?
A smartwatch is the device that is placed on your wrist while it runs a full operating system to provide extra functionalities aside from telling time alone. While time keeping is its main function, it can enable users to connect their smartphones wirelessly. It can give users notifications regarding emails, phone calls, or new messages.
They can also install applications to this device to allow them to do things such as playing music and connecting to Facebook. Aside from that, it also enables users to perform functions on the mobile phone without the need to get it out of the pocket.
Rivalry to the Coolest Smartwatch Development
Smartwatches are expected to shine this year due to some rumors about different big companies that will be releasing their own versions of smartwatches. Apple Inc. is highly believed to be working on its “iWatch” device. Device master Sir Jony Ive headed up the project and rumored to occupy more than 100 employees.
On the other hand, Sony offered a SmartWatch that is powered by Android. It can communicate wirelessly with the Android phone to feed the users with information regarding social networks, emails, and texts. It will vibrate gently to inform users once a notification comes. It can remotely control the functions on the phone like answering/ending calls across the room.
Motorola’s Motoactv smartwatches have various features such as GPS mapping, heart rate monitor, Fitness Tracking and piece of golf course software that tells users of the green they are putting on. It is a cheaper option than high-end phones.
Other Features of Smartwatches
Smartwatches make use of E-Paper that boosts the battery life. This feature helps in prolonging the life of the battery for more than 7 days. They are also highly customizable that allows users to change the watch display. There are also other customizable options to make a unique setup.
Smartwatches are already being used by various individuals from various parts of the world. Although they are not as popular as smartphones and tablets, they are still useful in their own ways.