SONY, Akio Morita’s company known to be the innovation giant, recently launched its upgraded version SW2 or better known as Sony Smartwatch 2. Let’s have a look at the specifications.
The gadget sports a transflective LCD screen with a 220×176 resolution with a pixel density of 176 PPI. Smart Watch 2 uses both NFC as well as Bluetooth for connectivity, so it can be connected to any normal Android powered phones as well as high end Smart phones. The company promises at least 7 days of battery life, but even on heavy usage, this device can easily stay on for more than 32 hours.
The best feature of this watch is it’s IP57 certification, which means it is water, dust and scratch resistant & can be easily submerged under water upto a meter for 30 minutes. None of the other watches even come close to beating SONY on this stance.
As far as apps are concerned, Sony supports a variety of functions like Call handling (answer, reject, mute, volume handling), Missed call notification, SMS/MMS, Email, Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, Music remote extension/music handling and Calendar. It also supports a variety of 3rd party apps like Runtastic and various other which can be downloaded directly via Google Play.
Priced at just above Rs. 18,000/- it is easily the best bargain for your money.