Square or round? That’s the question.
17 November 2015 in General, rumors, Google, Google Android Smartphone, LG, Samsung, Smartwatch, Sony, comparison, wearables, knowledge articles | Caspar Hohrenk
Many manufacturers put the Smartwatch a wide variety of models on the market. Since the introduction of Android wear as the operating system has the number of watches in the height. Each watch is characterized by something else. We have all Smartwatches in comparison.
Smartwatches with Android wear
Motorola Moto 360
The Motorola Moto 360 is the first round Smartwatch, which came onto the market. As a normal wristwatch. The housing is made of stainlesssteel and gives the impression of a very high quality. The bracelet is different than models from LG, and Samsung, leather, is also to Exchange.
The display is not completely round. A small black bar that hosts all technical modules and the brightness sensor, which are arranged with other devices around the display is located at the bottom. This allows foran almost borderless screen.
The Moto 360 cost around €250 in the introduction and is home to a processor of the brand “Texas Instrumens”. There are also 512 MB of RAM and a 1.56-inch display with 320 x 290 pixels. The display is sharpwith a value of 205 ppi sufficiently. The clock measures 45.7 x 45.7 mm,is relatively thick with 11.5 mm and weighs 49 g leather strap. A pedometer, a heart rate monitor and a light sensor are used as sensors. Bluetooth provides the link 4.0 to recharge the Moto 360 is wireless in a charging cradle, where the clock can be used as stationary clock with notifications or as a bedside clock. The battery is only 320 mAh. According to Motorola, this is sufficient for a day use. Initial tests can confirm thatnarrowly.
Not even the clock must be removed for swimming. The watch can withstand a depth of a metre a half an hour. In addition to the version with a leather strap, there is also a model with a metal bracelet.
Moto (2015) 360
The new edition of the Moto 360 is still around. You can not also expect something else by name. Motorola has not turned off by the basic design. Fortunately you can tell because the Moto 360 is one of the most beautiful Smartwatches on the market. The housing has changed outwardly a little.
The recordings of the bracelet are now outside the clock. Makes the device look even more after original wristwatch. This year the Moto 360 there but in two different sizes. A 42mm and 46mm model. These differ only in display diagonal and tremendously.
• 42 mm model: 1.37 inches, 263ppi (360 X 325 pixels) 300 mAh
• 46 mm model: 1.56 inches, 233ppi (360 X 330 pixels) 400 mAh
In the new Moto Smartwatch is now also a Snapdragon 400 processor.There are also 4 gigabytes of internal memory and 512 MB of RAM. Also this model is dust – and waterproof to IP67. In addition, new colorsand bracelets in the Motomaker have been added.
There’s yet another variant of Moto 360, which sport has been given the name. The Smartwatch is (2015) very similar to the Moto 360. The only difference is that the bracelet made of plastic, and it is also less sensitive to welding. On the other hand, the sport Edition has a hybrid display that adapts to the ambient light. So can be read well the screen even while jogging in the Sun. In addition, a GPS module is installed.
LG G watch R
About two months after the release of the first Smartwatch LG has unveiled a new model. The watch R G has, unlike the other g watch, a round display and is thus in direct competition with the Moto of 360. The designer apparently realised that wearables customers rather placed onwell-known themes, than to buckle futuristic watches around the wrist.
A 1.3 inch has the watch R G (3.3 cm) large P-OLED display with 320 pixels in diameter. Unlike at the Moto 360 display is really round this clock. There are no small black bars at the bottom of the screen. The display from all angles should be readable even in bright sunlight.
As in the G watch works inside a 1.2 GHz Snapdragon-400 processor.512 MB of RAM are the CPU available. Memory and a 410 mAh batteryis internal 4 GB. The clock IP67 certified to withstand under water for half an hour. The Smartwatch has a sensor to control heart rate, an acceleration and position sensor as well as a barometer. The bracelet for LGs of new clock consists of calf leather. Black is available only in the color for €299 G watch R.
LG G watch urban
The new watch from LG is like up on the appearance of the watch G Rcompletely. It has a round 1.3 inch P-OLED display with 320 x 320 pixels, a Snapdragon 400 processor, 512 MB RAM and 4 GB internal memory. The battery is still 410 mAh. There are again a gyro, compass, barometer, accelerometer, heart rate sensor installed, also the clock is again water – and dust-proof.
The watch design differs relatively strongly from the sister model. Therelatively angular design of the G Wtach R was completed and replaced with noble materials. The urban has a golden or silver stainless steel case and a stitched leather bracelet. All in all a luxoriösere version of the G watch R. The urban is available for around €350.
LG G watch urban LTE 2
The urban LTE is the first Android wear Smartwatch that works even without a Smartphone and to independently connect to the cellular network. So, the heavy and mostly to big Smartphone can be left at home tojogging or co.. The watch looks similar to its predecessor, but has three buttons on the right side instead of only one. Thus the user directly on functions such as contacts, fitness data can be accessed.
The 1.38-inch P-OLED display has a superior resolution con 480 x 480pixels and a – unseen at Smartwatches – pixel density of 492ppi. Also the battery is mAh very large enough with 570. One hopes that the LTEuses module not too much power. The internal memory is Smartwatchtypisch 4 gigabytes in size. The memory amounts to 717 MB. Inside, a Snapdragon 400 works. Module a Bluetooth transmitter, which works according to the standard 4.1 comes to the LTE. The dust – and waterproof Smartwatch is available in the colours of Space Black, Opal blue, Opal blue, Luxe White and Signature Brown hopefully soon in Europe.
The Huawei watch is the first Chinese manufacturer Smartwatch. The Watch has a very chic kaltgeschiedetem stainless steel case. By design, one could say Huawei have a little on the Moto 360
be inspired. In contrast to the Smartwatch by Motorola, the Huawei watch but has a round display without black bars. The edges around thedisplay around are relatively thin, giving a modern look and feel of thewatch. The display is protected by sapphire glass. Use can the clock of course using the touch screen and a button on the right edge of the clock. This is not centered, but slightly offset upwards. Huawei established that with a better usability.
The round display is a 1.4 inch AMOLED screen and resolves with 400x 400 pixels. The screen is slightly sharper than at the other round Smartwatches with the 286 ppi. Inside, the Snapdragon 400 is Qualcomm processor with a clock frequency of 1.2 GHz. the overall package is rounded off with 4 GB memory and 512 GB memory. All necessary sensorsto determine the steps and movements are used. Even a heart rate sensor is attached to the bottom of the clock. The battery is 300 mAh.
The Huawei watch measures 42mm in diameter and is 11.3 mm thick. The clock is running Android wear and’s already 40 Watchfaces are installed, the Smartwatch style your own to adapt. There will be the clock in three colours: black and silver metal bracelet with a Gold version with leather strap.
Samsung gear live
Samsung’s gear live models from the House of the South Korean automaker strongly reminiscent of the other gear. A relatively large metal body wraps a 1.63-inch super AMOLED display. A rubber bracelet is going over seamlessly. The display has a resolution of 320 x 320 pixels. The processor is clocked at 1.2 GHz. There are also 512 MB of RAM and 4 GB of internal memory. A 300 mAh battery the device for a day tosupply power.
The gear live weighs 59 grams and measures 37.9 x 56,4 mm x 8.9 mm. The installed sensors are used not only to operate the Smartwatch,but also to use the gear as fitness Tracker. Integrated sensors are a position sensor, a compass, an accelerometer and a heart rate monitor.Also is the gear live water – and dust-proof. It is the first Smartwatch by Samsung, which can be coupled not only with selected Samsung smartphones and works with other smartphones.
Samsung gear S2
The gear S2 by Samsung is the first round Smartwatch from the Houseof the South Koreans. Thus, they catch up with Motorola and Huawei and equip with a crucial extra feature the Smartwatch. The bezel is rotatable in the gear S2. Furthermore are certain functions on the display, similar to the Crown of the Apple Watch.
The Smartwatch has a 1.2 inch AMOLED display with 320 x 320 pixels.An Exynos 3250 is inside. A 1 GHz dual-core processor. To get 512 megabytes of RAM and 4 GB of internal memory. The battery is designedwith a capacity of 250 mAh very small. In addition, there is yet anothervariant of the clock. This has a 300 mAh battery, a 3 g module and GPS. This watch will function without a connection to a Smartphone. Tizen,not Android wear is used when the gear S2. Samsung has perfectly matched the software of the service with the bezel. The gear S2 is protected against dust and water.
LG G watch
The G watch from the other major manufacturers from South Korea was most known in advance by all. Even the entire specifications were before the Google I/O already in the network. The technology of gear liveis very similar to. Over a 1.65-inch display has the G watch. Here but with the IPS technology and a resolution of 280 x 280 pixels. A certification for protection against dust and water has this Smartwatch in accordance with IP67.
In addition to the 512 MB RAM and 4 GB internal memory the LED watch has, according to Fashionruling.com, a 1.2 GHz Snapdragon 400 processor, which is used in some smartphones. The G watch with 37.9 x 46.5 x 9.95 mm is something thicker but it short as the gear live. The clock is heavier than the Smartwatch by Samsung with 63 g just a few grams and is likely to make little difference on the wrist. A so-called always has the G watch display, which is never turned off. This makes possible a permanent display of the time. The 400 mAh battery should provide for a period of 36 hours.
As expected, on the first press day of the IFA 2014, the Zenwatch was introduced by ASUS. The clock on the Android wear runs, has a slightlycurved display glass under which hides a 1.6 inch screen with 320 x 320 pixels. The display is angular but slightly rounded at the corners, which gives a more elegant look of the watch.
The ZenWatch looks at all very noble. Slim Cabinet is made of stainless steel, the leather strap, with a metal buckle. The battery run for more than a day to be possible according to ASUS. It is not really cheaper than comparable models, such as the G watch with a price of € 199. It seems the processing quality at a high level to be. 9 sensors ensure thatthe clock can be used as a fitness Tracker. Even a heart rate monitor isintegrated.
ASUS Zenwatch 2
Similar to like Motorola, ASUS also offers the second generation of theown Smartwatch in two different sizes. You can choose between a 1.63and a 1.45-inch large display. By design, the Smartwatch is very similar to its predecessor.
It is used again on a square display with metal frame and leather strap. The Dsiplay has 320 x 320 pixels. The Snapdragon 400 works me 512 MB RAM. The internal memory is 4 GB. The battery is with 400 mAh relatively large enough. In addition, the Zenwatch 2 is protected againstwater and dust.
Sony Smartwatch 3
Sony has unveiled the latest generation of its Smartwatch at IFA. The new model is now also Android wear. The clock has a rather sporty design through her plastic bracelet. Because the body of the watch is betterin the bracelet, as with the G watch, the clock less clunky looks. The screen is square and offers a resolution of 320 x 320 pixels at a diagonalof 1.6 inches.
Unlike as in the other Smartwatches the Smartwatch 3 by Sony directlyvia micro-USB can be connected and charging. The complete clock component you can remove and set in an another bracelet. So we have seen that even when the smart tape from Sony. The Smartwatch 3 is IP67 water – and dust-proof, as also for a so sporty watch.
Inside is a 1.2 GHz quad-core processor, 512 MB RAM and 4 GB of internal memory. With the 410 mAh battery should last the clock 2 days. Since the CES early 2015, there are the Smartwatch by Sony with a chicmetal bracelet. For this premium model €280 instead of €220 is due.
TAG Heuer connected
Yes: TAG Heuer, premium watches manufacturer from Switzerland participates in the Smartwatch business now too. This one was especially important the clock manufacturer: the Smartwatch will not look like that of the
others. The connected looks like an ordinary clock of the manufacturer.Premium feeling comes up thanks to a titanium housing. The display measures 1.5 inches in diameter and has 360 x 360 pixels. An Intel Atom processor with 1.6 GHz provides power. To get 1 gigabyte memory and 4 GB of internal memory.
The connected via Wi-Fi-n and Bluetooth 4.1 you can connect. The clock is running Android wear, weighing 52 grams and is charged by induction.
The second generation of the Apple Watch on the market will most likely come in the second quarter of 2016. This comes the rumor with a FaceTime camera, better Wi-Fi chip but same design. All the informationabout the next Apple Watch can be found here.
Latest since Apple have announced the first Smartwatch, everyone is talking about is the theme of wearables. The clock from Apple can convince with far more features than Android wear Smartwatches. At a Conference, Apple CEO Tim Cook has announced that the clock from April 2015 in the trade will be.
The Apple Watch (not as accepted iWatch) is a on all sides rounded Smartwatch with a square display. The housing is either made of polished stainless steel, aluminium or is even gilded. A Crown that can be used by turning or pressing control is located on the right side. Of course,the screen by touch is operated. The clock is also pressure sensitive. Single tap triggers another action as a pressure on the display. This allows calling for example the submenu or the like.
Of course Apple’s language assistant Siri can be used for the operation. Like other Smartwatches, the Apple Watch vibration uses to call attention to notifications. The special feature of the Apple clock: Various notifications to be delivered by different vibrations. Without looking at the clock, man, notes whether you get a new text message, an email ora phone call.
The same technique also uses Apple to produce a new type of communication between Apple Watch users. You can give a friend a nudge bypressing the screen. With the built-in heart rate sensor can even the heartbeat right others send.
Another special feature of the clock: You can heavily customize according to your needs. There are 3 basic watches to choose from. Each watch has a different case and different straps which can be replaced by asimple mechanism.
The watches will be available from €349, and it can be assumed that the Edition version will cost a little more. The Apple Watch with an adapter that is reminiscent of the Mag safe connector of a MacBook will becharged. About the battery life, Apple silent until now. This is not a good sign. The battery life would be long, you should have mentioned thatdetermined at the presentation.
Samsung gear S
The biggest Smartwatch which currently exist, is s the Samsung gear The clock makes so big the AMOLED display measuring 2 inches. The display would be not eye catching enough. It is also still bent, so that is can cling the clock better on the arm. The other unique feature: The clockworks without coupling to a Smartphone. To enable, Samsung has builta mobile radio module, which will connect Internet via 3 G. Also via Wi-Fi and Bluetooth, you can pair the smart clock.
On the clock, Samsung’s runs its own operating system Tizen. This enables the user access to contacts, alerts, messages, E-mails and even akeyboard is available. With the integrated GPS module, it is even possible, the watch as a turn-by-turn navigation device to use.
Even a heart rate monitor is installed. During normal use the clock, according to Samsung should last about two days. From October, the clock to come to a so far unknown price in trade.
Alcatel OneTouch watch
The first Smartwatch of manufacturer Alcatel has two special features. It is compatible not only with Android, but also with iPhones. Also, it isone of the best models on the market with €100.
The clock has a 1.22-inch, rundesDisplay, and can be connected via Bluetooth 4.0 with your desired Smartphone. An extra app is needed foroperation. Alcatel watch runs its own operating system. Also, if there are apps that not yet been determined. The functions are the same but,as we know it from Android wear. Notifications can be show, the music player can be controlled and even the heart rate can be measured. Recharge the watch with a in the bracelet can be an integrated USB port.The battery with a capacity of 210 mAh to submit for use from 2 to 5 days. In the first quarter, the Smartwatch by Alcatel OneTouch to come to trade. The Watch has a square display and has buttons or touch-buttons on the sides and on top. The Viviactive at a price of €249 will be available from April.
Samsung gear 2
Garmin, the maker of sports electronics and navigation equipment, had so far only fitness Tracker in the wearable range. With the Vivoactice,Garmin has introduced now also a Smartwatch. Among the many features, which can record the sporting activities, the watch may display notifications of iPhones or Android device. In addition, the music can be control, counting the steps or draw a route via GPS.
The second model of the gear series by Samsung was presented at the end of February this year. The revised model has a 1-GHz dual core processor, the in a clock is quite adequate. The display measures 1.63inches diagonally and has a 320 x 320 pixels. Samsung uses the self-production Tizen in the software.
By design the clock looks very classy. The housing is made of metal, the bracelet unfortunately made of plastic. DieGear 2 weighs 68 g. A peculiarity of this Smartwatch: It has a camera that is integrated into the bracelet. So snapshots can be secretly create or just take pictures without having to get your phone out of your pocket. The quality of the photos is not really intoxicating. Also in this product, Samsung has integrated a heart rate monitor.
Samsung gear fit
The gear fit by Samsung is a balancing act between Smartwatch and fitness Tracker. Thanks to an integrated heart rate monitor, the clock canbe used really as smarter training computer on the wrist. The gear fit has an elongated, curved AMOLED display with a diagonal of 1.84 inchand 432 x 128 pixels.
The 210 mAh battery should extend to use about 4-5 days. Here, too,Samsung uses the operating system Tizen. On the watch, you can readoff all notifications and call different apps. At the gear fit you do not worry about water and sweat. The Smartwatch is IP67 dust – and waterproof.
Sony Smartwatch 2
The Smartwatch 2 from Sony is the successor of the first watch of manufacturer. It also serves as an extended display of your Smartphone and displays notifications and similar to the wrist. The software is a product of Sony. Enriched functions can the Smartwatch 2 through your ownapp store.
The display of the Smartwatch is not square, but rectangular and resolves with 220 x 176 pixels. The screen measures 1.6 inches on the diagonal. You can pair the watch with a Smartphone by NFC. The beautiful, the watch is the first, which is also available with a metal bracelet. This helps the clock anyway to miss a high-quality appearance.
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