Sony has launched the second technology of its ePaper watch. The value has gone up – the FES Watch U now begins at JPY 46,000 ($420/) and goes as much as JPY 60,000 ($545/) for the premium mannequin (the unique was JPY 30,000). Like earlier than, this watch is unique to Japan.
The FES is much less about being a smartwatch and extra about customized design. You see, the display and the wrist band are a single ePaper show. This implies you get to customise the look of the band and a few actually cool-looking designs are doable.
The watch itself comes has an IP67-grade physique (43mm case diameter, 12mm thick) and weighs 75g. Its batter ought to final 2 weeks. The Premium Black mannequin incorporates a Sapphire glass and Ion plating, the common Silver and White fashions use Mineral glass.
You possibly can hook it as much as an Android or iOS system over Bluetooth 4.zero to regulate the design of the watch with the devoted app. You possibly can obtain ready-made designs (free and paid) and make your individual with the digital camera. By the appears of it, notifications should not supported.
If you would like a FES U watch, youll must get it through First Flight, Sonys crowd funding website.