Skagen has launched Falster 2, today, the next generation of its touchscreen display smartwatch

By  |  0 Comments

IFA 2018 enormously delivered us a sparkling redecorate to Google’s wear OS and together with that, new hardware. Nowadays, the Skagen Falster 2 goes on sale –

Simply 9 months after the debut of its predecessor, Falster 2 is inheriting Fossil group’s 4th gen technology. We’ve already visible comparable upgrades on Fossil’s Q Explorist HR, Q venture HR, in addition to the Michael Kors access Runway.

Skagen Connected Falster 2 Smartwatch Design

The layout tweaks imply the watch diameter has shriveled through 2mm to 40mm. There are new minimalist watch dials and customizable push buttons. These may be programmed to perform responsibilities together with providing quick access of entry to frequently used apps.

The most important layout tweak, however, is the water resistant casing. You’ll be capable of use Falster 2 come rain or shine and it’s going to track your swim sessions, too.

Skagen Connected Falster 2 Smartwatch Features

The Wear OS device is also inheriting some serious fitness smarts. In addition to tracking your steps, distance, sleep and activity, Skagen’s new smartwatch will keep tabs on your heart rate. There is built-in GPS as well, something those serious about exercising outdoors will appreciate. Battery life is estimated at around a day.

Finally, the watch also comes with NFC technology. This will allow users to make on-the-go payments via Google Pay.

Unfortunately, Folster 2 comes with the ageing Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100 platform. Now some two years old, we are expecting its successor in the next month or two.

Skagen Connected Falster 2 Smartwatch Price

Pricing on the Skagen Falster 2 lands at $275 for the watch with a black silicone or leather band. Metal bands bring that price up to $295, and you can get it in black, silver, or rose gold.