Asus ZenWatch unveiled: Not as affordable

Asus has finally introduced their ZenWatch smartwatch, venue was the 2014 IFA event center in Berlin, Germany. The watch featured some nice features all round but not all everybody can say the watch lived up to it’s hype considering we were told the device will carry a $150 price-tag tag back in August.

Asus ZenWatch
The new smartwatch holds a curved 1.63″ 320×320 AMOLED touchscreen on it’s square frame. The watch is powered by  Qualcomm’s Snapdragon 400 processor and there’s a heart rate monitor and accelerometer and gyroscope among other sensors.

Full Specifications of the Asus ZenWatch

Processor Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400 processor with 1.2GHz CPU
OS System Android Wear
Memory 512MB RAM
Storage 4GB EMMC
Display AMOLED1.63″, 320×320, 278ppi touch display
Cover Lens 2.5D curved Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3
Sensor 9 Axis Sensor ,Bio sensor
Bluetooth Bluetooth 4.0
USB Port Micro USB on Charging Cradle
Audio Built-in microphone
Battery Polymer 1.4Wh
Water Resistance IP55
Colors Silver and rose gold color layering
Brown leather strap
Size 50.6 x 39.8 x 7.9-9.4mm
Weight Body: 50g
Strap: 25g


The Asus ZenWatch packs a €199 price-tag across Europe. The watch will find it’s way in the shelves later this year where it’s supposed to compete with the likes of Samsung Gear Live and LG G Watch who carry similar pricing.

Charles Borrowmeo

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