Wearables

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Amazon launches Halo, a comprehensive new fitness solution

27 Aug 2020

Amazon launches Halo, a comprehensive new fitness solution

After almost every major technology company on the block, e-commerce giant Amazon has decided to barge into the health and fitness category.

Teenager makes functional smart glasses at home: Here's how

23 Aug 2020

Teenager makes functional smart glasses at home: Here's how

In a major surprise, a 16-year-old teenager from Arizona, US has created a pair of smart glasses right at home.

EU launches in-depth investigation into Google's acquisition of Fitbit

04 Aug 2020

EU launches in-depth investigation into Google's acquisition of Fitbit

The European Commission has launched an in-depth investigation into Google's acquisition of wearable company Fitbit.

#TechBytes: Weird technologies that can protect you from COVID-19

02 Aug 2020

#TechBytes: Weird technologies that can protect you from COVID-19

In a span of six months, COVID-19 has turned the whole world upside down.

This 'smart mask' can amplify your voice, make calls

28 Jun 2020

This 'smart mask' can amplify your voice, make calls

The COVID-19 crisis has brought a "new normal" upon us, a world where people prefer to remain socially distant and protected with masks and face shields.

NASA develops 3D-printed necklace to help people avoid face-touching

27 Jun 2020

NASA develops 3D-printed necklace to help people avoid face-touching

The uncontrolled outbreak of COVID-19 has gotten everyone worried.

This stamp-like device can check for COVID-19 infection: Here's how

11 May 2020

This stamp-like device can check for COVID-19 infection: Here's how

In a bid to fight the outbreak of COVID-19, the disease caused by the novel coronavirus, a team of US-based scientists has created a stamp-like device that checks for infection.

#CoronavirusInnovation: This smart band can stop your uncontrollable face-touching

18 Apr 2020

#CoronavirusInnovation: This smart band can stop your uncontrollable face-touching

Despite multiple warnings from health experts, many of us end up touching our faces.

Xiaomi launches a new fitness band at just Rs. 1,000

04 Apr 2020

Xiaomi launches a new fitness band at just Rs. 1,000

As the latest addition to its range of wearables, Xiaomi has launched a new Redmi Band in China.

Fitbit Charge 4, with built-in GPS, launched at Rs. 15,000

01 Apr 2020

Fitbit Charge 4, with built-in GPS, launched at Rs. 15,000

As a sequel to the Charge 3 fitness tracker, Fitbit has now launched the Charge 4 in India as well as other global markets.

Huawei's latest smartwatch supports a whopping 100 workout modes

28 Mar 2020

Huawei's latest smartwatch supports a whopping 100 workout modes

Alongside the brand-new P40 flagship smartphones, Huawei has launched the new Watch GT 2e smartwatch in Europe.

Fitbit Charge 4 leaked renders reveal a Charge 3-like design

23 Mar 2020

Fitbit Charge 4 leaked renders reveal a Charge 3-like design

Fitbit is gearing up to launch Charge 4 as a follow-up to its popular Charge 3 fitness band. The renders of the upcoming wearable have surfaced online, revealing a design that is almost the same as Charge 3.

Apple Watch to get new International watchface, reveals watchOS 7

12 Mar 2020

Apple Watch to get new International watchface, reveals watchOS 7

Love your country's flag? Well, you will soon be able to put it as a watchface on your Apple Watch.

This Xiaomi Mi Band 4 clone costs just $4

10 Mar 2020

This Xiaomi Mi Band 4 clone costs just $4

If you're looking for an inexpensive fitness band, the M4 fitness band could be right up your alley.

Apple watchOS 7 features leaked, sleep tracking confirmed

10 Mar 2020

Apple watchOS 7 features leaked, sleep tracking confirmed

Apple is gearing up to introduce a host of new features to its wristwear via the next software version, the watchOS 7.

Realme Band v/s Mi Band 4: Which one is better?

08 Mar 2020

Realme Band v/s Mi Band 4: Which one is better?

Realme has launched Realme Band as its first-ever fitness band in India. At Rs. 1,499, the wearable comes as a cheaper alternative to the Mi Band 4, featuring a full-color display, intelligent sports tracker, a dedicated cricket mode, and real-time heart rate monitoring.

Ahead of March 5 launch, Realme Band's features revealed

03 Mar 2020

Ahead of March 5 launch, Realme Band's features revealed

Alongside the new Realme 6 series smartphone, Realme is all set to introduce its first-ever fitness band, the Realme Band, in India on March 5.

OPPO's upcoming smartwatch will be an Apple Watch clone

30 Jan 2020

OPPO's upcoming smartwatch will be an Apple Watch clone

Last month, at its Inno Day event in China, OPPO said it would introduce a host of new consumer products including a smartwatch sometime in the first quarter of 2020.

This soft, stretchable battery can soon power your wearables

28 Jan 2020

This soft, stretchable battery can soon power your wearables

In a major development, engineers at Stanford have come up with a new soft and stretchable battery for electronics.

Realme to launch its first-ever fitness band in early 2020

26 Dec 2019

Realme to launch its first-ever fitness band in early 2020

OPPO's spin-off Realme is working to expand its product line-up with the launch of its first-ever fitness band next year. According to Realme India CEO Madhav Sheth, the health-focused wearable will arrive in the country in the first half of 2020.

Garmin Fenix 6-series smartwatches launched, price starts at Rs. 80,000

09 Nov 2019

Garmin Fenix 6-series smartwatches launched, price starts at Rs. 80,000

US-based Garmin has expanded its portfolio of wearables in India with the all new Fenix 6 series smartwatches.

Is OnePlus planning to launch its smartwatch? Yes!

06 Nov 2019

Is OnePlus planning to launch its smartwatch? Yes!

OnePlus is working on its latest batch of flagship killers, but they won't be the only highlights we will see next year.

Samsung launches three new flagship devices in India

11 Oct 2019

Samsung launches three new flagship devices in India

Samsung has launched the Galaxy Tab S6 along with the Galaxy Watch Active 2 and Galaxy Watch 4G in India.

Apple Watch Series 4 v/s 3: Which one is better?

23 Jun 2019

Apple Watch Series 4 v/s 3: Which one is better?

If you are looking to buy an Apple wearable, chances are you must be confused between the all-new and more expensive Apple Watch Series 4 and last year's Apple Watch 3 which is now relatively cheaper.

Apple Watch Series 4 v/s Fitbit Versa: Which is better?

05 May 2019

Apple Watch Series 4 v/s Fitbit Versa: Which is better?

Apple Watch Series 4 and Fitbit Versa are surely the best smartwatch-cum-fitness trackers that money can buy today.

Meet Nubia Alpha: World's first wearable smartphone

26 Feb 2019

Meet Nubia Alpha: World's first wearable smartphone

At the ongoing Mobile World Congress 2019, ZTE-owned Nubia has launched, what could be, the world's first wearable phone.

How Samsung's 'smart t-shirt' could detect your respiratory problems

05 Feb 2019

How Samsung's 'smart t-shirt' could detect your respiratory problems

From foldable phone to shape-shifting TVs, Samsung has always had a knack of delivering the unbelievable.

Honor Band 3 for Re. 1: Here's how to buy

27 Nov 2018

Honor Band 3 for Re. 1: Here's how to buy

As part of its ongoing Onederful Sale, Huawei-owned Honor will offer the Honor Band 3 for just Re. 1.

Xiaomi-owned Huami launches Amazfit Verge with OLED display, 5-day battery

18 Sep 2018

Xiaomi-owned Huami launches Amazfit Verge with OLED display, 5-day battery

As the latest addition to its portfolio of smart wearables, Xiaomi-backed Huami has launched the Amazfit Verge smartwatch in China.

Xiaomi's Huami launches Amazfit Pace, Amazfit Cor wearables in India

11 Sep 2018

Xiaomi's Huami launches Amazfit Pace, Amazfit Cor wearables in India

Expanding its portfolio of smart wearables in India, Xiaomi-owned Huami has now launched Amazfit Pace and Cor.

#TechBytes: 5 best smartwatches under Rs. 30,000

24 Aug 2018

#TechBytes: 5 best smartwatches under Rs. 30,000

Smart wearables have undoubtedly become a new trend. The wearable industry has evolved a lot in the past few years with introduction to features such as voice commands, fitness tracking, NFC, GPS and a lot more.

Fitbit Charge 3 launched in India, starts at Rs. 14,999

22 Aug 2018

Fitbit Charge 3 launched in India, starts at Rs. 14,999

As the successor to 2016's Fitbit Charge 2, US-based Fitbit has launched its Charge 3 in India.

Fossil's all-new smartwatches get heart-rate sensor, NFC payments, built-in GPS

07 Aug 2018

Fossil's all-new smartwatches get heart-rate sensor, NFC payments, built-in GPS

US watch and accessory maker Fossil has launched its fourth-generation Fossil Q smartwatches.

Xiaomi-owned Huami launches its smartwatches in India

24 Jul 2018

Xiaomi-owned Huami launches its smartwatches in India

Xiaomi-owned wearable brand Huami has launched its Amazfit Bip and Amazfit Stratos smartwatches in India.

Wearable keyboard: The future of typing or a step backward?

24 Jul 2018

Wearable keyboard: The future of typing or a step backward?

Consumer tech does take bizarre turns at times, and that seems to be the case with a novel, wearable keyboard, simply called 'Tap'.

Samsung Galaxy Watch: Display sizes and key specs revealed

22 Jul 2018

Samsung Galaxy Watch: Display sizes and key specs revealed

The upcoming Samsung wearable, most likely to be called Samsung Galaxy Watch, will be available in different display sizes, according to reports.

Samsung Gear S4 to get a new design and software

10 Jul 2018

Samsung Gear S4 to get a new design and software

While we have seen some remarkable technological advancements in the smartphone space, nothing groundbreaking has happened to wearables.

Reportedly, Google will release its own smartwatch this year

03 Jul 2018

Reportedly, Google will release its own smartwatch this year

According to the Business Insider, 2018 might finally turn out to be the year when Google releases its own smartwatch.

Flipkart-owned Myntra launches Blink Go fitness tracker for Rs. 4,199

21 Jun 2018

Flipkart-owned Myntra launches Blink Go fitness tracker for Rs. 4,199

Flipkart-owned Myntra has entered the wearables space with Blink Go - its first fitness tracker developed by the company's in-house innovation lab.

Google and Levi's 'connected' jacket gets new ride-sharing, location-saving abilities

15 May 2018

Google and Levi's 'connected' jacket gets new ride-sharing, location-saving abilities

Google and Levi's 'connected' smart jacket, which is largely designed to help bike commuters carry out tasks without having to use their phones, is getting support for ride-sharing alerts, Bose headphone's "Aware Mode," and location saving.