Fossil launched Gen 5 smartwatches in India which was originally launched globally in August this year. The smartwatch comes with a price tag of Rs. 22,995 and it runs on Wear OS by Google. It is powered by the Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform and 1GB of RAM and has an internal storage of 8GB.
“As a direct result of consumer feedback, we’re incredibly excited to be able to offer our first-ever proprietary apps that offer an extended battery life and increased iPhone compatibility, which is always top-of-mind with our consumers around the globe”
– Steve Evans, EVP, Fossil Group.
It features a 1.3-inch circular AMOLED display. Also, the smartwatch will come packed with some preinstalled apps like Spotify, Noonlight, Nike Run Club, Peace of mind and Safety app. Sensors include an accelerometer, altimeter, ambient light sensor, gyroscope, heart rate, NFC, and GPS. The watch is also waterproof up to 30 metres.
“There has been a focus on the integration of health and wellness with wearable technology for some time now and at Fossil, we see a great opportunity to provide a smartwatch for the design-conscious consumer looking for a perfect blend of style and utility”
– Johnson Verghese, Vice President and Managing Director, Fossil India