After years of waiting, of rumors, disappointed hopes, Apple finally managed the tour de force to create the surprise by revealing his connected watch. It will be only marketed early 2015. It will still have to wait a little before wear it.
If its design bears the mark of Jony Ive, it seems somewhat conventional compared to motorcycle round 360 and LG Watch R. Apple has relied on the diversity and originality with 3 models and dozens of fronts to create a fad on its “Watch”.
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Apple has not delivered many details on this connected watch so much awaited by fans of the brand. Of course it will have accelerometers to detect the movements of photodiodes to record the heartbeat, a GPS, WiFi connectivity. Of course, SIRI’s part to control the main functions. All of the electronics is embedded in a brand new House, the S1 Soc chip but it requires the presence of an iPhone to function fully. Of course, Apple will offer a development kit, the WatchKit SDK, so the Apple ecosystem to take up this new device to create new apps.
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So far nothing very spectacular if only Apple still unveiled some small interesting innovations. This is particularly the case with a haptic interface: the watch vibrates especially to indicate which route follow to follow the programmed route. Marketing Apple has been able to demonstrate imagination, baptizing immediately this interface ‘Taptique ‘. Another innovation which benefits are probably far more important, Apple Pay. Wireless NFC payment system will allow to make a purchase from an iPhone 6 or well the shows connected. Apple Announces multiple signs have already rallied to his cause: Macy’s, MacDonalds, Toysrus, Walgreens to mention (a few. In addition, payment of Apple technology will be embedded in applications the inevitable Starbucks, as well as Sephora, Target, Groupon, or über.
If with a connected to the very stylish design and without great originality watch could not surprise the market, this Watch Apple introduced some rather interesting innovations. Venue in 2015, with $350 in his pocket to see if the “Smart Watch” how Apple keeps its promises and returns Samsung, LG and Motorola in the brand new Museum of old-fashioned connected objects.