Sony Mobile today introduces Sony SmartWatch 2 SW2, their most advanced smartwatch available. Sony SmartWatch 2 is a second screen for your Android smartphone that, as well as enhancing existing phone functionality, offers unique new benefits. Combining form and function in a sleek design, it serves as a multi-functional watch, notifier, Android app interface and phone remote control, all-in-one. Here's more info:
App expandability is key to Sony SmartWatch 2. It can be personalised with more dedicated apps than any other smartwatch to seamlessly suit your needs, whether you are on the go, keeping active, in business meetings or simply at home. You can download a host of SmartWatch apps and take advantage of features such as:
-Handle your calls by a simple touch of your wrist -Take a photo remotely from your SmartWatch, using a smart camera app -Control your presentations remotely using Presentation Pal -Taking a run or on the bike? Select a mapping app on SmartWatch to check your route with a quick glance at your wrist -Read previously downloaded e-mails when not connected to your phone -Use lifestyle apps like Runtastic to map and instantly track your fitness activities on the go -Quickly and easily adjust the tracks and volume on your music player, without ever taking your phone from your pocket
SmartWatch 2 is also both sleek and reassuringly robust thanks to its water and dust resistant design. SmartWatch 2 offers you a convenient touch screen device so you no longer need to remove your phone from your pocket or bag. It's easy and convenient to access notifications from your wrist such as messages, calls, email, Facebook/Twitter, Calendar, or use it as a remote for your Walkman or other digital media player. This wireless accessory is ideal for pairing with large-screen devices, such as the newly announced Xperia Z Ultra announced this week.
SmartWatch 2 introduces new features as a natural successor to the current Sony SmartWatch such as NFC connectivity for one-touch pairing, stunning premium design and a range of technologies including higher resolution for sharper viewing, better visibility even in sunlight, longer battery stamina, more intuitive interface, standalone watch functionality and a wide range of pre-installed and recommended apps.
When not connected to your phone, SmartWatch 2 works as a standalone digital watch. Read previously received notifications, access the time, set your alarm or even use as a light when searching for your keys.
SmartWatch 2 can also be personalised with any standard 24mm wristband and new Sony watchstraps will soon be available for further expression of your personal style.
Sony SmartWatch 2 SW2 will be available worldwide from September 2013.