If you can’t wait around for the launch of the Apple Watch you might be interested in this new smartwatch called the Burg 16A, that is capable of making calls and sending text messages without the need for an additional smartphone to be connected to it.
The Burg 16A is fitted with a 1.54-inch 240 x 240 screen and is supplied running Burg’s custom built operating system with internal storage provide by SD cards up to 16GB
“Unlike every other smartwatch on the market, Burg is the first of its kind and the leader in technology and design. Burg smartwatch phones actually accept SIM cards (included with purchase) so they’re self-contained and can make/receive calls and texts without forcing you to first connect them to your phone. While the smartwatch phone can operate on its own, it also has Bluetooth capability and can be tethered to your current mobile phone if desired.”
The Burg 16A is now available over on the likes of Amazon and is priced at $190 and features Bluetooth 3.0 connectivity and support connectivity to both iOS and Android smartphone for notifications.
“Just gently swipe your fingertip across the brilliantly vivid touch sensitive LCD display to go from watch to phone touchpad—or QWERTY keyboard for texting. Just dial your number or text your message and press “send”—all from your wrist…and all without needing to tether yourself to a second device.
In addition to those functions, the Burg smartwatch phones comes with a full suite of serious smartphone features—but delivers them in a smartwatch-sized footprint. We’re talking Calendar, Calculator, FM Radio, Multimedia player/recorder—even a micro SD slot for storage and micro USB slot for syncing and charging. It’s all on your wrist—ready to rock with a gentle flick of your fingertip.”
Source: Digital Trends