tech2 News StaffSep 01, 2015 08:11:21 IST
The highly anticipated successor of the Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch is in news again. Some new images of the smartwatch now come from Evan Blass. He has tweeted two different sizes of the Moto 360 revealing it will launch in two colours and sizes.
— Evan Blass (@evleaks) August 30, 2015
One will also notice some design tweaks such as the crown has been re-positioned. The crown is now placed at 2 ó clock.
A report in Detik points out Lenovo's Vice-President Smartphone Business Lead of Asia Pacific wearing the next-gen Moto 360 at an event in Indonesia. It was earlier reported to be launched by the end of this year, and we could probably see it at the IFA.
The Moto 360 got a price slash earlier this year. Launched in September 2014, it sports a 1.56-inch backlit display and comes with a 320 x 290 resolution that goes up to 205ppi. It also gets a layer of Corning Gorilla Glass 3. At the core of the wearable, it is powered by the TI OMAP 3 processor coupled with 512MB RAM.
It also gets 4GB internal memory. For tracking activities, it is fitted with a pedometer and optical heart rate monitor (PPG). The IP67-certified Moto 360 is water-resistant and also supports wireless charging.
The support for voice control makes it easy to get things done, even when your hands are full. Users can send texts, set a reminder, check the weather, and even ask for directions by saying ‘Ok Google’. The Moto 360 runs Google’s Android Wear, especially crafted for smartwatches and offers compatibility with devices running Android 4.3 and higher.
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