More and more smartwatches are being launched by both large and small companies on a monthly basis at the moment. However some companies are pushing the boundaries of what can be accomplished more than others.
One such concept smartwatch is the Blocks which has been designed to be customised to meet the wearer’s needs from day-to-day depending on what they may be doing.
The concept behind the unique smartwatch is that users snap together different Blocks or modules within the strap to build a unique smartwatch tailored to their requirements for that day.
The different Blocks include a camera module, GPS, heart rate, microphone, Sim card, blood oxygen reader, gesture control, fingerprint scanner and display to name just a few, and can all be mixed an matched. Watch the video below to see how this modular concept smartwatch could revolutionise the way smartwatches are designed.
The Blocks smartwatch is currently in production and is expected to priced between $200-250 and £150-200 depending on the modules you choose. With premium tier modules expected to be priced at $300-350 or £250-300.
The Blocks smartwatch will be powered by Google’s new Android Wear operating system and will be available with a variety of different shaped watch faces to choose from. For more information on the new Blocks smartwatch concept jump over to the Blocks website for details and to register your interest if you would like to purchase one.
Source: EngadgetFiled Under: Concepts & Design, Technology News, Top News