If the new design for the Apple Watch didn’t light your fire, you might be interested in a new smartwatch called Com1 which has been designed to run Google’s Android Wear operating system.
With a wealth of new smartwatches unveiled earlier this month during IFA 2014 and last week during Apple’s press conference the smartwatch market is becoming more and more crowded. Can the new Com1 compete in such a competitive market? Check out the specs after the jump to learn more about its features and see for yourself.
The Com1 smartwatch is fitted with a 1.6 inch AMOLED display offering a resolution of 320 x 320 resolution and provides connectivity via Bluetooth 4.0 + EDR (BLE Compliant) and WiFi (802.11 a/b/g/n at 2.4/5 GHz). Included apps and features :
– Hangouts (SMS/MMS)
– Path Talk
– Google Keep
The Com1 Android Wear smartwatch is powered by a 1GHz XBurst-based Ingenic JZ4775 processor supported by 256KB L2 cache RAM and 256KB L2 cache RAM, with 4GB of eMMC Ram installed for app and media. Its creators explain a little more :
“The Com 1 smart watch is powerful yet sleek; powered by Android Wear and housed in a slim aluminum or stainless steel body with a choice of finishes to match your style. The Com 1 is only 10mm thick with a battery life of around 2 days.
Be ready for anything with a watch that’s designed to last, don’t worry about rough conditions the Com 1 smart watch is IP67 waterproof to 1m. The Com 1 is available in your choice of aircraft grade aluminum 6061 which is extremely light and strong or for those who crave the best, stainless steel.”
The Com1 is also fitted with a 3-axis gyroscope, accelerometer, magnetometer, Pedometer, GPS, Heart Rate Sensor and can measure Pressure, Humidity and Temperature. For more information on the new Com1 Android Wear smartwatch jump over to the Indiegogo website for details and to make a pledge to be one of the first to won one.