The technology industry of connected watches is a sector in continuous evolution.Functions range from monitoring fitness, health, calculating the number of steps, but also measuring calories burned, or sleep patterns.
We tried the latest watch from Fossil: the Watch Se (GPS, 40 mm).What we have learned from this model is that it is quite comfortable for santé use.
|The highlights of this connected watch are :|
|– Screen size|
|– Its health-oriented functionalities|
|– Its daily use|
|– Its sport-oriented features|
|– The ability to install new applications|
|The main weak point to be taken into account :|
|– Its weight/size|
This article will help you see more clearly.
The perfect watch for health monitoring?
Tracking systems for connected watches have become very sophisticated, and can perfectly provide information about your physical condition.They allow you to carry out real health and fitness programs.From this point of view, the Watch Se (GPS, 40 mm) is a good choice.It is one of the best watches for health monitoring.
It features the Apple universe, with the possible interactions between the brand’s devices.This is the Watch OS.The various buttons and menus are very easy to access, even for a novice user.
This model does not have a sleep measurement.
Other features of this model include a fall detector.Equipped with sensors, the watch can then issue alerts.
The sensitivity of the accelerometer is able to detect even micro-vibrations of the wrist and arm.It will then be possible to follow your activity during the day.This smart watch will be able to identify gestures or actions, which will be analyzed through health applications.
It also allows you to easily monitor your heartbeat and generate alerts in case there are too many beats.
For those who need to analyze their heartbeat curve, you will have to choose another watch, as this model does not have one.
What are its functions for everyday use?
Do you need a smart watch?Knowing that high-performance models are usually expensive to buy.Here are a few examples of what a smart watch like the Watch Se (GPS, 40 mm) could do for you.
Apple almost makes a mistake with this model.It integrates quickly and easily into your daily life.
This model comes standard with GPS.This means it can track data such as distance travelled and your route even without a smartphone connected.Note by account, that in full GPS mode – with GPS tracking enabled, the watch’s autonomy will last less time.
This watch is designed to be waterproof.Because of its design, you will be able to swim with it.Diving into the aquarium, it was found that it still worked very well.
No security glass has been fitted to this watch.
A practical detail on this Watch Se (GPS, 40 mm) is the possibility of wireless charging.You place it close to the stand and load it.
With an intuitive touch screen, you will be able to access the various functions of the watch.It’s an easy watch to wear.Indeed, it is only 85 gr; that is to say, what is lighter.
This watch does not support NFC function, so contactless payment is not possible with this watch.
And last but not least, because it’s still pleasant, this model allows you to listen to music.The built-in player will make you appreciate this item even more.
The smartwatch designed for sports
A connected watch is for everyone, which means you don’t have to be an extreme runner or jogger to use it.It is a relevant choice for many physically active people.And as far as the Watch Se (GPS, 40 mm) is concerned, here’s the thing.
There is a lot of technological evolution on this product, which will seduce the sportsmen.It appeared to us that this watch is one of the best.It is the indispensable device that analyzes your performance and your sports activity.
You’re unlikely to forget it when you have it on your wrist, because at 85 grams, it’s one of the heaviest.
The watch includes GPS support so you can track your runs.This will allow you to navigate easily, even when you are travelling.
Because the watch has no SIM, only your smartphone will be able to retrieve the tracking data collected.A disadvantage that turns into an advantage in terms of the battery life that will be extended.
With the altimeter function, the analysis of efforts on mountain sports will be facilitated.
Another positive point of the Fossil watches is the presence of heart rate monitoring.
Most importantly, it records all data on calories burned.
A nice detail on this watch is that you can listen to music.
The watch and possible applications
Depending on the type of smartwatch and its operating system, you will be able to install or use applications.This means that not all applications are equivalent, nor is the use you will make of them.More or less complex applications that facilitate measurement or analysis.
Its watch OS operating system will allow you to download the necessary applications on internet platforms.With its large 1.5-inch screen, information is clearly displayed.It belongs to the category of lightweight smartwatches: 85 grams.
You will be able to install many applications; you have a choice.
During a trip, there is nothing worse than not being able to understand what is around us, or not understanding the meaning of a sentence spoken; Microsoft translator is the indispensable application.
Through the Find Near Me application, you can locate everything around you, whether it’s a bank, a hospital, a gas station or even a hotel, restaurant or taxi station.
To recognize a song, all you have to do is hold your wrist and Shazam will tell you what song it is.
For all your needs, and even if they evolve, you will be able to install the application that interests you on this smartwatch.
What about the Watch Se (GPS, 40 mm)?
Very clearly, this model of connected watch is one of the best products of the moment.Our tests have shown that it meets all styles of needs and uses.
Here are a few highlights to remember about this smartwatch; it ranks among the best for :
– Screen size
– Its health-oriented functionalities
– Its daily use
– Its sport-oriented features
– The ability to install new applications
Clearly, the weak point of this smartwatch is:
– Its weight/size