Google on Thursday lastly introduced its first branded wearable, the Pixel Watch, alongside of its Pixel 7 telephones. Priced as little as $350, it incorporates a spherical 41mm case design with a 3D domed glass entrance and a stainless-steel physique produced from 80% recycled materials.
The Pixel Watch runs WearOS 3.5 and comes with 32GB of storage in addition to water resistance as much as 50 meters. Based on Google, the wearable will present as much as 24 hours of battery life with quick charging assist. Particularly, half-hour ought to yield as much as 50% battery.
Different design options embody interchangeable straps with a singular curved slide-in system that makes it straightforward to alter up the look. Google affords up a variety of completely different bands to select from with energetic, stretch, woven, and leather-based classes in a number of colours.
As we see with its telephones Google is large on the smarts that go into the Pixel Watch. For example, the standard and accuracy of all-day steady coronary heart price monitoring, sleep monitoring, and built-in ECG. These options come by means of each Google and Fitbit expertise, in fact.
There are two variations of the Pixel Watch to select from, a Wi-Fi & Bluetooth mannequin and one which additionally features a built-in LTE modem. The distinction in worth for the standalone connectivity is simply $50 extra, placing it at $400.
Each watches have an Exynos 9110 processor paired with a Cortex M33 co-processor and 2GB RAM. That is an attention-grabbing wrinkle given that almost each different WearOS watch makes use of a Qualcomm processor. Furthermore, the Samsung chip is a couple of years previous as properly. As to how that fares in actual world efficiency, properly, we will quickly discover out.
The Pixel Watch is out there for pre-order now with a delivery date of October 13. Search for the wearable in Matte Black, Champagne Gold, and Polished Silver colours. Patrons of the wearables obtain six months of Fitbit Premium in addition to three months of YouTube Premium.