Motorola has announced a brand new Motorola Moto 360 Sport which is designed sully for sportswear. This smartwatch was published in September 2015 and released on January 2016.
The smartwatch has got a 1.37″ IPS LCD capacities touchscreen with 16M colors combination that comes with 360 x325 pixels approximately 263 PPI display technology and has got the screen to body ratio of 45.0%. The display is watchable in any light condition even in the bright sunlight. The dimension of this model is 45 x 45 x 11.5 mm (1.77 x 1.77 x 0.45 in) and weighs about 54 grams.
This watch is dust and water resistant up to 1 meter and 30 minutes time limit and also is IP67 certified. This gear supports multi-touch. It doesn’t support cellular network as it does not support sim card. The strap comes in three colors white, black and flame orange. The band is durable Silicon construction that doesn’t absorb sweats and doesn’t fade or get stained whereas the side ventilation channels enable the user to stay cool.
The watch is compatible with Android Wear OS and supports the phone with Android v4.3 and later and iOS v8.2 or over. It doesn’t contain an external memory slot. The CPU used is Quad-core 1.2 GHz Cortex-A7 and the chipset used is Communal MSM8926 Snapdragon 400. The GPU available is Adrenal 305 with 450 MHz.
It has got 4 GB eMMC storage and comes up with a 512 MB RAM. It does not contain an external memory card slot and a microphone jack. This gear has got a loudspeaker. The sensors available in this watch are Barometric Altimeter, Accelerator, Ambient Light Sensor, Gyroscope and Vibration/Haptics engine sensors which help to keep one’s body fit. This gear comes up with Optical heart rate monitor (PPG) that allows measuring one’s heartbeat.
The Bluetooth technology used is Bluetooth v4.0 LE, and it comes with Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g and NFC connectivity systems. The GPS technology is available while makes this gear impressive but Radio is not present. The battery used in this model is nonremovable Li-ion 300 mAh and has the battery life up to 24 hours talk time and can give up to 96 hours standby.
The built-in GPS helps to track the distance traveled, lap times, pace and many more. No need to carry the phone all along. This smartwatch works with Android fitness watch such as Fit bit, Under Armour Record, Map My Run, Strata efficiently. It costs around £220.