There’s some daring claims popping out of China from Bluboo – makers of such notable smartphones because the Xfire and the X4 (no, us neither).
Not solely is the Shenzhen-based firm claiming that the Bluboo Xwatch is the “world’s first Android Wear primarily based sports activities smartwatch”, it is also trolling Motorola by saying, “We all know that Moto 360 2nd era has a sports activities type form however has no any distinction with different android wear smartwatch (sic).”
Nonetheless, we’re not so certain that the GPS-enabled smartwatch, that is set to be demoed on the HK International Supply Electronics Present later this month, will truly be including to the Android Wear line-up.
Name us cynical however we have been burned by guarantees of unique sounding Android Wear units prior to now. The Com 1 smartwatch hit crowdfunding web site Indiegogo in September 2014, claiming to have a two day battery life and a whopping (if massively pointless) 3GB of RAM and 32GB of storage.
Important studying: , Google closely guards its smartwatch platform. Up to now, solely eight manufacturers have formally introduced authorized AW watches, manufacturers like Samsung, LG and Tag Heuer.
Once more, name us cynical however we will not see Bluboo changing into the ninth.
We have spoken to Bluboo and so they’ve informed us that it has utilized for the Android Wear license. Hmmmm….