Even though Sony had good numbers for their last smartwatch, it was riddled with bugs. Now, the Sony Smartwatch 2 is here. The third generation smartwatch from Sony is a companion smartwatch for Android devices that utilizes Near Field Communication for pairing.  It's been available since late September 2013 for approximately $260.


The Basics

  • Type: Companion smartwatch
  • Only pairs with Android phones
  • Price: $170
  • Available since Early October 2013

 

 

Specifications

  • Dimensions: 42 x 9 x 41 mm
  • Weight: 122.5 grams
  • USB microcharging
  • Water resistance: IP57
  • Bluetooth 3.0
  • Capacitive LCD touchscreen, 1.6" 
  • Battery: normal usage 3-4 days
  • NFC
  • Compatible only with Android phones using Android 4.0 and later
  • Call handling (answer, reject, mute, volume handling)
  • Missed call notification
  • App: SMS/MMS, Email, Gmail, Facebook, Twitter, Music remote extension/music handling, Calendar, Slideshow

 

 


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