Sony beforehand advised it had little interest in utilizing the Android Put on platform for its vary of wearables, nevertheless it appears the corporate has now again-tracked because it’s closely rumoured Sony will unveil a SmartWatch three powered by the brand new OS throughout its IFA 2014 press convention.
Sony’s new wearable vary has now been leaked with photographs courtesy of 9To5Google. It got here with the next picture and a fast look by means of the specs.
The Android Put on-powered Sony SmartWatch 3 comes with a 1.68in show with a 320 x 320 pixel decision. It’s rumoured to function IP58 water and mud resistant certification and it’ll have a Sony type pores and skin on prime of the Android Put on OS - an fascinating transfer because it's apparently the primary OEM-made watch on Android Put on to take action.
The Sony SmartBand Speak comes with a curved e-ink show and Bluetooth connectivity. It’ll allegedly work as a health tracker wearable and also will be capable of ship a collection of telephone notifications to your wrist, however not all of the options are recognized simply but.
We will assume Sony opted for an e-ink show on the brand new system so as to enhance the battery life, it’s the primary SmartBand to function a show. Sony has additionally teased the newest product vary with a touch that will probably be capable of deal with submersion additional underwater than earlier units.
On the UK Twitter account for Sony it posted a picture of a swimming pool with the message “We’ll be getting deep at #IFA2014. However how deep…?”. The picture comes with the phrase 2m? suggesting there can be stronger water and mud resistant know-how current on the subsequent vary of merchandise.
— Sony UK (@SonyUK) August 31, 2014
We’ll know on Wednesday as Sony’s pre-IFA 2014 press convention takes place on September three. It’s anticipated we’ll additionally see the Sony Xperia Z3, Sony Xperia Z3 Compact and Sony Xperia Z3 Pill Compact on the occasion as properly.