Fossil has launched its new smartwatch — Fossil Sport — the company’s first smartwatch based on Qualcomm Snapdragon wear 3100 platform, and runs on the newly redesigned wear OS by Google. The smartwatch comes in new features such as extended battery life, battery saving mode, enhanced ambient mode, integrated heart rate, NFC, GPS and also comes in various colors and interchangeable straps.
The smartwatch comes in 41mm and 43mm size options, with six colorways and a huge collection of interchangeable straps to choose from. The Sport features a touchscreen display and a battery that will get you through the day. You should get about 24 hours of battery life out of the watch with standard usage, but you can up that to three days in the new battery saver mode.
The new Fossil Sport Smartwatch comes with a swim-proof design, supports Google Pay, GPS to track all kinds of activity, and heart rate sensor. It supports customizable dials and several watch faces. Connectivity options include Bluetooth version 4.1 and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. The wearable is compatible with Android and iOS smartphones, specifically with Android OS 4.4 Kit Kat and above (excluding Go edition) or iOS 9.3 and above.
Key Features :
NOTIFICATIONS | AUTOMATIC TIME ZONES | MUSIC CONTROL | LED FLASHLIGHT WATCH APPS | NOTIFICATIONS | AUTOMATIC TIME ZONES | CONTROL YOUR MUSIC | LED FLASHLIGHT | WATCH APPS | UNTETHERED GPS | DATE REMINDER | STOPWATCH | MUSIC STORAGE | ACTIVITY TRACKING | INTERCHANGEABLE WATCH STRAPS | ALARM | WIRELESS SYNCING | CALENDAR ALERTS | GOOGLE PAY | SOCIAL WATCH FACES | CUSTOMIZABLE BUTTONS | HEART-RATE TRACKING | CUSTOMIZABLE DIALS | MICROPHONE | CUSTOM GOAL TRACKING | WEATHER | SWIMPROOF | CONNECTIVITY | RAPID CHARGING
The smartwatch is priced at $255 (~₹ 18,543) and will be available for purchase from November 8 on the company’s website and will be available in select Fossil retail stores globally on November 12.