Recent years have witnessed a rise in the popularity of smartwatches. Unlike traditional watches that perform the basic task of keeping a track of time, smartwatches are much more than mere timepieces. They are in fact wearable computers and perform various other tasks like enabling a person to keep a check on their fitness, track their heart beat or listen to music, receive and reply to notifications, among others.
Some of the leading names like Apple, Samsung, etc are cashing on the industry by introducing a range of smartwatches. Timex, one of the leading watch manufacturers in the world, too joined the smartwatch race by launching the highly versatile, functional, and affordable iConnect range of smartwatches. It is the perfect choice for those planning to buy branded watches online.
Features that make smartwatches a class apart
The many useful benefits of smartwatches are responsible for their rising popularity in India and across the globe. Since people are becoming more health-conscious, smartwatches are the perfect accessory that helps to keep you in shape. Here we list a few features that make smartwatches beneficial.
Health benefits: Smartwatches comprise many health apps that enable the wearer to keep a track of their fitness and health. Right from counting steps, heart and pulse rate, distance to sleep, etc., there is a lot that a smartwatch can do. Some watches have introduced many more astounding features like advanced training, heart rate monitoring etc.
Staying connected: Just like a mobile phone, smartwatches help the wearer to stay connected with their family members or friends. With a smartwatch, you can receive or reply to a notification, check out your social media notifications on YouTube, Twitter, WhatsApp, and many other channels. Some smartwatches have a water resistance of up to 50 meters. This enables the wearer to check out notifications even in the swimming pool.
Entertainment: You can play games on your smartwatch and even listen to music. In some models of smartwatches, you can also store music and listen to it whenever you want to. Apart from these, there are many other features of smartwatches that make them a must-have accessory.
Smartwatches such as iConnect by Timex have 5 days of battery life and come equipped with features such as sleep tracker, heart rate monitor, step counter, distance travelled and calories burnt. You can even make and receive calls and check notifications using the watch which has a touchscreen color display. There are also multiple watch faces for one to choose from. All these features, combined with aesthetics make it a perfect addition to your wardrobe and your wrist.
Smartwatches were initially expensive accessories that only a few could afford. But in the past few years, smartwatches have become much more affordable. Many companies are now launching smartwatches that comprise the best features and are not that expensive. The Timex iConnect collection is stylish, rugged, and has a good battery life, along with many useful apps. Adding grace to the collection is the touchscreen colour display. The brand has also introduced fitness bands in the colors black and rose gold, laden with excellent features. Over the years the smartwatch price in India has come down. Given its many benefits, the future will see a further increase in their popularity. Explore the Timex India website or visit the retail stores of Lifestyle or Shopper’s Stop to grab a perfect smartwatch for you and your loved ones.