Misfit, a Fossil owned electronics company that specialises in wearable technology has launched the Vapor 2. It is a smartwatch which runs on the Android platform and is the successor to last year’s Misfit Vapor. The watch is available in 41 mm and 46 mm size cases. The device is priced at $249. The smartwatch will be available soon via the company’s own website and other retailers.Features
The Misfit Vapor 2 runs on Wear OS and is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 processor. The smartwatch connects to a smartphone and is compatible with both Android and iOS devices.It has a redesigned, built-in heart rate sensor with Google Assistant as well. A [...]
Android Wear has long fought a losing battle against Apple’s Watch OS. Smartwatches are the most predominant variant of wearable smart devices and it seems like Google just can’t crack the code. In a bid to reignite the interest and anticipation around Android Wear, the company might be willing to change things up a bit. Google is planning to re-instate Android Wear under a new moniker called, “Wear OS”. In fact, the name resembles Apple’s “Watch OS“, which powers the Apple Watch.
A new screenshot from a Reddit page clearly mentions the name “Wear OS” with a new logo, similar to the Google Assistance. This change was [...]