Acer’s New Leap Ware Smartwatch mixes Fitness with Social

Acer’s New Leap Ware Smartwatch mixes Fitness with Social

Yesterday Acer announced a new wearable, the Leap Ware. This fitness-focused smartwatch is due in Q3 with prices starting at €139. A modern, circular design encloses a feature-packed wearable that is loaded with features that promote fitness and a healthy lifestyle. Not only does the smartwatch feature built-in sensors, provide feedback on heart rate, stamina, stress/fatigue but can measure exposure to ultraviolet rays. A Liquid Life™ app, compatible with both Android and iOS motivates users to exercise and friendly competition among them through rewards in the Liquid Life Market Acer announced…

Huawei Watch 2 and Watch 2 Classic Unveiled

Huawei Watch 2 and Watch 2 Classic Unveiled

Huawei has unveiled the Huawei Watch 2 in Barcelona during Mobiel World Congress 2017, running the latest version of Google’s Android Wear and in a slimmer body. It will be available starting in April and whilst there are no pre-orders at the time moment, it is listed on Huawei’s online store. It is worth nothing that in some European countries the launch date is scheduled for March costing 349 Euros. There has been speculation online that the Watch 2 is an older device that might have been waiting for a…

Man looking a watch means new Huawei Watch apparently

Man looking a watch means new Huawei Watch apparently

Huawei’s CEO Richard Yu recently posted this teaser, showing a man running and looking at a watch with a tagline of “Made for free spirits.” It possible the company may unveil a new smartwatch at MWC 2017. However, the company only recently unveiled its latest fitness tracker, the Huawei Fit, just before Christmas, so it’s unlikely that we’ll see its successor. However, due to the fitness nature of the teaser, we could see a new, lighter, version of the Huawei Watch. Much like the LG Watch Style with fitness tracking…

Android Wear 2.0 in a Nutshell

Android Wear 2.0 in a Nutshell

Here’s a brief rundown of the best new features of Android Wear 2.0: Dark design Nothing to do with Star Wars. Gone are the cards and a new flatter approach has been taken. Complications A pretty ambitious inclusion, this allows third-party developers include data from other apps into watch faces. Standalone apps Using a mix of Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, or LTE apps will not rely on your phone for information, instead, they can operate without assistance. Native Google Play store You can go straight to Google Play on your Android Wear device…

Polaroid pops out a long line of wearables

Polaroid pops out a long line of wearables

At CES 2017 this month Polaroid has unveiled a range of smartwatch and fitness tracker devices which will be launching and available to purchase during the spring months of 2017 throughout the US. No words if and when these are coming to the UK or Europe right now. The range of Polaroid smartwatches support both iOS and android devices and feature anti-lost technology enabling users to always track the location of their smartphone from their wrist-worn wearable. Polaroid released a full list of all the new smartwatch and fitness trackers…

Xiaomi Mi band 2 Review

Xiaomi Mi band 2 Review

With the season of gluttony upon us, it will only be a matter of time before you may start thinking about getting a new pair of trainers and heading off to your local gym in a desperate attempt to look amazing for the Summer of 2017.  Should you get a personal trainer or should you use a wearable tracker to monitor your progress? My trainers have been dusted off since September and in October I purchased the Xiaomi Mi Band 2 to monitor my progress, I was curious to see…

Huawei Watch for £167.99

Huawei Watch for £167.99

The Huawei Watch is finally hitting a sale price in the UK. The Android Wear device is currently being sold by Amazon for just £167.99, in silver with a black leather strap. That is a drop from the £289 launch price, for this particular version of the wearable, of £121, an incredible saving. Of course, the Huawei Watch has been out for a brave while and often rumoured to have a successor on the way. However, it is still one of the most beautiful and functional Android Wear devices available,…

Google will release two sizes of smartwatch in Q1 of next year

Google will release two sizes of smartwatch in Q1 of next year

Google has delayed the launch and is keeping Android Wear 2.0 in a developer preview state until early 2017. Perhaps the plan was to have a smartwatch drop on the scene the same time as the Pixel phones as a complete package. According to Evan Blass, Google will release two sizes of its watch in Q1 of next year.   Google’s two smartwatches will be released with Android Wear 2.0 in Q1 2017 [image courtesy of: https://t.co/so8uJyEZCy] pic.twitter.com/ruejqXSNSy — Evan Blass (@evleaks) October 13, 2016 Lately, it feels the Smartwatch…

What’s Honor got up their sleeve next?

What’s Honor got up their sleeve next?

Honor have put out one of the best phones of the year, by far but from the looks of things they aren’t done yet. Whilst we are expecting the Honor 6X to be announced on October 18th the official Honor account on the Chinese social network Weibo dropped a new banner that suggests there is a little something else to be expected from the event. An Honor S1 is the only information we can glean from the teaser and it’s safe to assume the image would refer to a smartwatch. Honor has…

Google Nexus 7 2016 specs rumoured

Google Nexus 7 2016 specs rumoured

New information has surfaced about Google’s new addition to their tablet line, the expected Google Nexus 7 (2016.) In particular, the specifications. These have recently been spotted doing rounds online. Based on the reports, it would seem like the Nexus 7 (2016) tablet might actually become one of the most powerful tablets to ever come out in the market. The specification details were revealed by anonymous sources to Dutch based website, Huaweiblog.de. According to the post, which was translated by Android Authority, the new Nexus 7 tablet is going to possibly…