As a preamble to this test
Connected watches have become powerful. There is always a new version of a watch a few weeks or months apart, and faced with the number of possible choices, it is complicated to find your way around.
|Several weak points on this watch :|
|– Its weight/size|
|– Little functionality for health monitoring|
|– Its daily use|
|– Few sport-oriented features|
|– The impossibility of putting new applications|
In detail, here is what it is according to the use you will have of it.
The watch that tells you about your health?
Many technological developments have taken place since the first health monitoring watches.They complement or replace the fitness monitoring devices you may be familiar with.
The 655340 is a little outdated compared to the latest devices on the market.It can be an aesthetic object, even if some may not find it very attractive.
The main disadvantage of this watch still remains its operating system produced by Fossil.It will be necessary to get used to the interface before taking full advantage of your watch.This is a different environment from what we are used to seeing.Count a few days before you know how to use it perfectly.
If sleep analysis is your priority, you will need to look at another model.
This watch is not equipped with an accelerometer.A useful device when you want to keep track of the calories burned during the day.
The watch does not have a PPG type heart rate sensor.
With no ECG function, this model does not allow you to see the heartbeat curve.
What are its functions for everyday use?
Do you need a smart watch?It is a product that is sometimes expensive, for limited use.In detail, we help you understand whether it makes sense to buy this 655340 now.
Little tikes has designed a model that is cheap and may not meet the needs.She’s a long way from Apple Watch.
An absent yet practical feature is a GPS.Not on this watch.
An important point on the waterproofing side, the manufacturer did not want it to operate underwater.
You will have to pay attention to the level of the screen which does not have reinforced glass.
No wireless charging function on this model; damage.
Despite its small size, the touch screen of this smartwatch is easy to use to open the various menus and applications.It’s an easy watch to wear.It is one of the lightest (58 grams) in this range.
It will not be possible to make your payments without contacts, as it is devoid of the NFC function.Last point about the features; this is the music function.You will have to choose another watch for this.
The smartwatch designed for sports
A smartwatch allows you in some cases to record your sporting progress easily.It is a product with many advantages.Is 655340 a new electronic gadget?
Athletes will find no interest in this new product.Installed applications do not track data or statistics.
In terms of weight, this smartwatch is not well placed; at 58 grams, it’s one of the heaviest.
Also note that this watch does not have GPS.In other words, you should always have your smartphone in sync mode to keep track of your movements.
Because the watch has no SIM, only your smartphone will be able to retrieve the tracking data collected.However, this will mean a much longer battery life.
If you can’t envisage sport without music, this watch doesn’t allow it.
The right choice for downloading applications?
There are different operating systems installed on smartwatches.This means that not all applications are equivalent, nor is the use you will make of them.Applications that may correspond to health monitoring but also to the measurement of performance in sports.
Most of the time, you will have to content yourself with the applications installed by default on this smartwatch.
The choice of this watch will be made only on the applications it contains.You will need to make sure that the applications installed by default are suitable for you.
It is one of the very light watches, easy to wear with its 58 grams.
And if you need an application in addition to those installed by default, you will have to turn to another model.However, it remains an interesting product as long as it is easy to use.
The 655340 – in a nutshell
At the end of our tests, we can only conclude that this watch corresponds to an entry-level product.It’s not too expensive, so you can easily change it if you want a more advanced model.
The few weak points could be:
– Its weight/size
– Little functionality for health monitoring
– Its daily use
– Not enough sport-oriented features
– The impossibility of putting new applications