Smart accessories of smart mobiles stole the heart of the hearts of the many tech freaks and geeks during their initial launch in the digital market. These accessories are trending due to the immense importance and functions which have been making our daily tasks easy or uncomplicated with their applications. There has been a tremendous response and increasing market for the smart accessories such as Apple iWatch, Moto 360, and LG G Watch. It is believed that this year there would be increased sales of 500% of these smart watches which are pretty handy to carry and are fashionable too. As per the previous press releases and International Data Corporation it seems to be a complete and good market for the Apple, Google, Samsung, and Sony with a growth of 500% in sales and mainly for those smart devices which ascend with added features other than standard features such as calls and text messages, fitness tools, and, time display. Though, past year Samsung Galaxy was unable to leave a good impression with the users of smart devices as most of the techies and smart gadgets freaks favored and opted to get a Apple iWatch or a Moto 360 or LG G Watch.
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Moto 360 has a captivating appearance with fashionable architecture, easily to carry and above all it is a more valuable accessory on par with its price. A timeless masterpiece sporting a cutting-edge design, the Moto 360 is designed to tell you more than just the time. Powered by Android Wear and crafted using premium materials, the watch keeps you updated like no other. It features a 1.56 inch edge-to-edge round display maximizing your viewing experience. It has a resolution of 320 x 290 pixels with 205 ppi for richer detail. The watch retains the classic wristwatch design without compromising on comfort. Moto 360 designed using the damage resistant Corning Gorilla Glass for the display and a high-quality stainless steel case. Made using the finest raw materials, the Horween leather bands add a touch of elegance to the 360. It updates the users with timely updates. Responds users Voice and has built in activity that inspires a healthier lifestyle with in-built sensors pedometer and a heart rate monitor that keeps a track of your steps and heart rate. Moto 360 is powered by TI OMAP 3 processor with 512MB of RAM and 4GB internal storage.
LG G WATCH
The LG G smart watch features a slim, elegant design that is comfortable on your wrist and you can wear it all day long, every day. LG smart watch comes with easy-to-use interface and allowing users to check their emails, text and other updates without having to check their smartphone. The LG G smart watch operates on Android Wear OS and apart from organizing all your information, it allows you to set reminders and alarms. The OS makes the watch compatible with all smartphones that run on Android 4.3 OS and higher. It has powerful Qualcomm Snapdragon 400 quad core processor which makes the watch to respond quickly and deliver fast performance. The watch comes with a 512 MB RAM and 4 GB internal memory. LG G smart watch has an IPS LCD display, enabling users to view your notifications clearly added to this it stands as long as your three days working ours with a powerful and compact 400 mAh battery that offers battery life of up to 36 hours. Moreover, it has comes with Bluetooth 4.0 which offers faster connectivity with various Android smartphones, changeable watch straps to customize watch according to the users taste and smart watch is IP67 water and dust resistant.
Apple Inc. has been out with an amusing smart watch after drooling us all for two years. Apple Watch very easily gets connected and compatible with iPhone. It ascended with the sensors which assist the users to monitor their daily activities. As most of the smart watches, it too runs apps and supports users to keep tab on their incoming notifications. Apple watch was designed precisely for a tech geek’s wrist who wishes to use it and wear it.
The Samsung Galaxy Gear is the latest development on the smart watch scene and Samsung’s most recent effort at a wearable gadget. Samsung gear appeals to be trendy with the 39.9 x 58.1 x 12.5 dimensions and has a display of 2.0” Curved Super AMOLED (360 x 480).
Samsung gear runs on a chipset of dual core 1.0 GHz and function able with networks at 900/2100 or 850/1900 (3G) and 900/1800 or 850/1900 (2G). It has a RAM of 512MB and a storage of 4GB Internal Memory. Samsung Gear has the sensors such as Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Compass, Heart Rate, Ambient Light, UV, Barometer and gets connected with WiFi,Bluetooth. Battery life of Samsung gear seems to be promising which comes with 300mAh Li-ion with tizen based wearable platform.
SONY SMART WATCH
Sony’s latest invention Sony SmartWatch 2 is the successor of the first smart watch released by Sony which runs on the popular Android platform and can easily be synced with Android gadgets using Near Field Communication or NFC making it easier to stay connected via multiple devices.
Sony SmartWatch 2 comes with just 2 apps on board but apps can easily be transferred from your phone or Android gadget and runs on Android Ice Cream Sandwich ver. 4.0 and above. It comes with a Transflective LCD 1.6-inch screen with a resolution of 220×176 pixels and a power button on a side of the watch, just like the crown on a normal watch. The power button resembles the Sony Xperia phone lock/unlock button. The disappointing aspect of the watch is the battery life with low usage lasts up to a week and lasts to just 3-4 days with the moderate usage. The price of Sony SmartWatch 2 comes with $ 129.09.is still under wraps but with Apple’s and Samsung’s smart-watches scheduled for a launch in the near future, Sony might be wise and practice restraint when it comes to pricing.
Here is a Infographic on Moto 360, Samsung gear, Sony Smart Watch, LG G Watch
Apple smart watch has quick interaction and gives you real-time views of the information you check most often, like the weather, stock quotes, upcoming calendar events, and more. Apple Watch notifications take on a whole new feel because they discreetly come right to your wrist. And they’re designed to let you address or dismiss them just as subtly where the smart watches works with iPhones only, from iPhone 5 onwards.