This is a great first for Puma, which has just unveiled at IFA 2019 its very first smartwach. If the props arrives on this market with a little delay, its watch should nevertheless be appreciated by the most athletic, to which it is dedicated in priority.
Specialized in sporting goods, Puma is lagging behind the competition in the smartwatch. Soberly titled "the connected watch PUMA" (difficult to make simpler), the accessory throbs with the help of a Snapdragon Wear 3100 from Qualcomm. It also has 512 MB of memory and 4 GB of storage space. Since you can also listen to her music with her, you may quickly feel cramped. In short, it will be necessary to empty its content from time to time if you do not want to systematically listen to the same songs before jogging.
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Puma announces its connected watch under Wear OS
The accessory benefits from an aluminum and perforated nylon case. According to its manufacturer, its textured silicone strap helps reduce perspiration. Side operating system, there is Google's Wear OS, which is supported by Google Fit for the coaching part and follow-up of activity. And as on all connected watches, the dial of it is fully customizable.
Mainly dedicated to sports and sports, the watch obviously includes its own GPS (no need for phone). Regarding autonomy, the German company says that the watch can last up to 24 hours without going through the box recharging. If the watch seems waterproof, since it can be used as a daily swim, Puma has not yet provided more details on its certification.
The Puma watch will be marketed in 3 colors from November 2019 at the price of $ 279.