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

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…

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 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…

Asus ZenWatch 3 stuns

The first proper Android Wear 2.0 device has arrived and will see the second 100% round face. The stainless steel casing is water resistant with an IP67 rating and is comes in three beautiful colours, gunmetal black, silver, and rose gold. There are three hardware buttons, two more than normal. The extra buttons can be customised to open a particular app, by default, the top opens the fitness tracker app. A 340 mAh battery will last for up to two days and Asus are touting “HyperCharge” a new form of fast charging that…

Android Wear release date?

A keen-eyed Redditor, Nutcup, has noticed that the Together watch face has a date of expiration, September 30th. Could the fall in line with the steps of the launch of Android Wear 2.0? Some think so. It has also been pointed out that it will likely be out before as the shutdown date will be based on when they expect the rollout to be completed. That would make the new version of Android Wear  pretty much in line with the release of 7.0. The developer preview of the smartwatch operating…

Acer hints at a new 2-in-1 laptop for 2016

This year Acer will be launching some exciting new products at their typically flash press event in New York City on Thursday April 21. Over the last couple of years Acer has announced a plethora of exciting new devices alongside new concepts as Acer is no slouch when it comes to innovation. This year there is a little speculation they will be unveiling a couple of new product lines including an Android Wear smart-watch alongside updates to their strong selection of Chromebooks and laptops. The event video below hints at a…