Today, Fossil’s newest generation of wearables, the Fossil Gen 6 touchscreen smartwatches, were recently released in India. The Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100+ platform will be used for the first time in the Gen 6 wearable, promising consumers “faster application launch times, highly responsive user experiences, and more efficient power consumption”. In addition, the new Fossil smartwatches provide two times faster battery charging, with the wearables reaching an 80 percent charge in just 30 minutes.
Price: Smartwatches will be available in India from September 27 onwards from FossilFossil. In Amazon and a few select offline stores, with prices beginning at 23,995. The Gen 6 smartwatches will be available for pre-order starting September 25.
Fossil Gen 6 smartwatches also have continuous heart rate tracking, a new SpO2 sensor, speaker functionality for making and receiving tethered calls, smart battery modes, and more. The new Gen 6 will be compatible with Google’s forthcoming Wear OS 3 system update. It was announced earlier this year, and Fossil smartwatches will be eligible for Wear OS 3 in 2022.
Colors of the smartwatches: The new Fossil Gen 6 smartwatches will be available in four colorways in a 44mm casing and three colorways in a 42mm case for more size possibilities. Users can customize dials and buttons in addition to seven different styles and a plethora of interchangeable strap options.
Fossil Gen 6 battery: The new smartwatches include a faster-charging speed and smart battery settings. The Extended Battery Mode is a function that allows for more than 24 hours of battery life dependent on usage or multiple days. This also aids the device’s sleep tracking.
Other features of the Fossil Gen 6 smartwatch include a swim-proof speaker and microphone and water resistance up to 3 ATMs. Bluetooth 5.0 LE, WiFi, GPS, and NFC SE are among the connectivity options available on the Fossil Gen 6 smartwatches. Accelerometer, gyroscope, compass, altimeter, PPG Heart Rate, SpO2, Off-body IR, and Ambient Light are among the sensors found on the new Fossil smartwatches. Google Assistant, 8GB of storage, and 1GB of RAM are included in the smartwatches. Both Android and iOS are supported by smartwatches.