If you have ever lusted after the Apple Watch however are an Android fan by way of and thru, you may seemingly be thrilled by Oppo’s entry into the smartwatch market. The firm unveiled its digital timepiece, the Oppo Watch — together with a brand new flagship phone, the , throughout a press convention in China, following which it drew instant comparisons to Apple’s iconic square-faced wrist accent. It’s not a precise duplicate — it does not function Apple’s digital crown — however the gently curved display surrounded by steel and a seamless band attachment does really feel remarkably acquainted.
The 4.5mm thick physique of the watch is crafted from a mixture of aluminum and 3D curved crystal glass, with a ceramic again. A 1.91-inch AMOLED display reportedly incorporates a “flexible hyperboloid display” and affords a density of 326 pixels per inch. Straps are made both from fluoro rubber or Italian calfskin and will be swapped out for different designs to swimsuit a specific outfit or event.
Features and key specs embrace:
- Built-in e-SIM mobile connectivity, which can be utilized to make calls both by way of your phone quantity or the watch’s personal quantity
- Listening to music
- Making funds
- Fitness monitoring (the watch is waterproof to 50 meters)
- Sleep monitoring
- Dual-chip system to protect battery life (40 hours on one cost, or 21 days in power-saving mode) and the corporate’s personal VOOC Flash Charging tech that takes 75 minutes to succeed in full cost
The Oppo Watch might be accessible globally, the corporate mentioned, arriving first in China on March 24, with different launch dates and pricing to be introduced later. In China, the watch will run on the Android-based ColorOS, however will are available different variations tailor-made to particular person international locations.