When you mentioned smartwatches, the most likely examples that you’re going to get are the Apple Watch and a bunch of Android Wear; however, that notion might change soon with the CoWatch. It runs on the all-new Cronologics OS and it is even powered by Amazon’s Alexa voice recognition system. The product is currently running as an Indiegogo campaign and is up for crowdfunding.
CoWatch May Change the Way How People Look at the Smartwatch
At first glance, the CoWatch does certainly look quite impressive. It has a Stainless Steel & Zirconia Ceramic body, and it is powered by a 1.2 GHz dual-core processor which is paired with 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal memory. As for its display, it packs 286ppi of pixel density on a Super AMOLED display, which does lend quite a bit to its premium appeal. Furthermore, the company that is producing this wearable tech claims that it can have up 32 hours if battery life in a single charge, even when taking advantage of its Always ON display mode.
When it comes to features, the Alexa-powered CoWatch has the usual embedded into it, such as an Accelerometer and other functionalities that are normally found in similar wearable technologies. Additionally, it has a heart-rate sensor, as well as a vibro motor. It is also a water resistant device which is able to connect to either iOS or Android devices. It can even control Bluetooth audio speakers as well.
With the assistance of the Alexa voice recognition service, users are able to take advantage of vocal commands in order to have the smartwatch do a lot of things. For instance, you can check traffic reports, or even have order an Uber for you. It is claims to be quite useful for home automation as it can be used to control smart home devices like door sensors and smart thermostats.
As far as customizations go, this particular smartwatch is pretty customizable, in the software side of things anyway as it has an array of custom watch faces to choose from. Furthermore, app developers are also able to build apps for the wearable tech as well.
The CoWatch presents itself with a lot of innovative features that are packed into a circular frame that you can comfortably wear on your wrist. It has a lot of potential to be a game changer in the smartwatch sector in which it provides features and specs that the wearable community needs right now.