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.
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|
|Display||AMOLED1.63″, 320×320, 278ppi touch display|
|Cover Lens||2.5D curved Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3|
|Sensor||9 Axis Sensor ,Bio sensor|
|USB Port||Micro USB on Charging Cradle|
|Colors||Silver and rose gold color layering
Brown leather strap
|Size||50.6 x 39.8 x 7.9-9.4mm|
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.