This week the designer watch manufacturer Fossil has launched its Hybrid HR smartwatch in the Indian market. The new smartwatch features a traditional look along with integrated mechanical hands. The newly launched device comes with call and text previews, heart rate and workout tracking, real-time weather and lots more. The designer watch delivers more than two weeks of battery life on a single charge.
Fossil Hybrid HR smartwatch pricing and availability
The company has launched the Fossil Hybrid HR smartwatch in different face dials with interchangeable straps in leather, silicone and stainless steel. The pricing for the Collider Dark Brown Leather variant has been set at Rs 14,995 whereas the Collider Black Silicone versions and the Collider Smoke Stainless Steel version will be available at Rs 16,495. The smartwatch will be available on sale via e-commerce platform Amazon along with no-cost EMI as well as bank offers.
Steve Evans, EVP Fossil said, “We know our customers desire both form and function. They have loved how our hybrid smartwatches look like a watch, but act like a smartwatch, but have requested additional ways to stay connected. We are so excited to bring to market this version of hybrid that adds features like heart rate tracking and an always-on read-out display to make notifications easier to see—two big unlocks for our customers. They want to stay connected while enhancing their personal style and these new hybrid smartwatches do both. We pride ourselves on being innovators in the fashion watch space, and we believe that the hybrid smartwatch is the future of fashion watches.”
Fossil Hybrid HR smartwatch features
Fossil Hybrid HR comes with a 27mm display also comes with a front-light that will be of use during the night. The display screen shows notifications, incoming text, emails and could even answer calls and check weather updates and more with the help of three pushbuttons. The device is well compatible with Android and iOS smartphones by means of Bluetooth to the Fossil Smartwatches App.
The smartwatch comes with three touch-enabled buttons on the right side. As the name suggests the device displays stats like heart rate, steps, calories as well as active minutes that comes in handy while working out, track sleep and also measure progress over time with the help of an app. The Fossil smartwatch lasts for two weeks or more depending on the usage on a single charge and can be charged fully in 50 minutes.
The watch is 3ATM certified making it sweat and water-resistant and provides protection while working out in the rain also.
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