Shenzhen based Chinese smartphone maker Gionee launched Smart Life Watch in India. The new smartwatch will be available via e-commerce website Flipkart. The device comes with health and fitness-related features such as heart rate monitor, sleep tracker and calorie meter. The smart wearable is well-matched with fitness apps such as Google Fit and Strava.
Commenting on the launch Shashin Devsare, Executive Director said, “We are extremely happy to cross another milestone in our India journey by launching Gionee’s new smart watch. The Smart ‘Life’ Watch is specially crafted for the millennial generation and provides them with the elusive X-factor when it comes to connected gadgets at a very special launch price. With everyone moving towards a more fitness-oriented lifestyle, health consciousness is becoming a pivotal part of life and this new smartwatch can fuel your journey of personal well-being.”
Gionee Smart ‘Life’ Watch comes with 1.3-inch IPS Full Touch Colour Display with 2.5 D Corning Gorilla Glass that makes it scratch resistant. The smartwatch sports stainless steel (Grade 316L) dial case. The Gionee smart life Watch is waterproof with 5 ATM that is up to 50 meters depth. It comes loaded with a 210mAh battery that offers up to 15 days of battery life, along with a standby time of 30 days.
As mentioned earlier the watch features quite a number of health and fitness modes. It comes with a heart rate monitor that is capable of 24-hour real-time monitoring. It also lets the user track their calories, fitness, health and multi-sport activity. It is advertised to support fitness and workout regimes that tracks walking, running, cycling, trekking, playing indoor or outdoor sports. With the use of G Buddy app, the user can also add as well as track their fitness schedule and daily regime on a real-time basis. The app runs on both iOS 8.0 or above and Android 4.4 or above. The users can also sync their data with other 3rd party Apps like Google Fit & Strava.
The Gionee Smart ‘Life’ Watch also notifies the user when a call or message is coming. Apart from that the watch also comes with a number of features like sedentary alert, memory full alert, alarm clock, goal completion alert, low battery alert, women health features, power-saving mode, music control and a flashlight.
Price and Availability
The company has launched the Gionee Smart ‘Life’ Watch in a Black colour variant. The latest smartwatch comes with a price tag of Rs 2,999 and can be purchased via Flipkart from September 14.―Gadget Bridge