Just over a month of Motorola new models G 2015 Moto, Moto X Moto X Style Play and has been brought the next generation of its smart watch the Motorola Moto 360 along with the new sport model.
It seems that during this week in Berlin will be able to see several new models smartwatches is that if during the day and we could see the new Asus ZenWatch 2 Watch Huawei and Motorola now has done the same and just introduced the second generation of Motorola Moto 360. A generation that offer the ability to customize the device more easily, choosing different materials and an improved exchange system belts. It also has a new watchface that allows quick access to all applications android wear, but unfortunately becomes the bottom black bar that has received so much criticism.
A smartwatch previously seen in some images showing a round design, where the great aesthetic difference from the previous generation is where the watch crown button is located, which this time has risen slightly up a position which coincides roughly with the same position of number two in the field, while in the former model is situated right in the center. A position which, moreover, would facilitate their access and pulsation, since the middle is always more attached to the user’s hand and yet the top is freer and more accessible.
Following the trend, the new Motorola Moto 360 has been presented in two sizes of sphere, a more compact 42 mm and one with a generous area of 46 mm. Translating these data, the larger model has a 1.56-inch panel, while the smaller has a screen of 1.37 inches. Displays that have a resolution of 360 x 330 pixels and 360 x 325 pixels respectively and in any case are powered by the Snapdragon 400 Qualcomm processor, accompanied by 512MB of RAM, 4GB of storage capacity, Bluetooth 4.0 LE and WiFi 802.11 b / g.
Since the areas of both versions are different sizes, the straps are also different and thus the Moto 360 of 46 mm, has straps 22 mm, while the smaller version of the leads 20 mm thick. Motorola also said it will bring a collection of straps specially designed for women who are thinner.
The same goes for the batteries, which in addition to supporting wireless charging also increase with the size of the screen, staying inside a battery of 300 mAh capacity in the smallest model and 400 mAh in the model with the area of greater size and resolution.
Moto 360 2015 Specs:
As had been rumored, this new generation of Moto 360 also feature a Sport version, completely designed for users who do sport, which would be equipped with various sensors such as accelerometer, gyroscope and integrated GPS sensor and heart rate.
This version, which will then be expected that early next year, will have a hybrid AnyLight screen, combining a regular transmissive display with an illuminated front with reflective technology, which will make it much more visible when given directly sunlight, a handicap in most smartwaches.
Availability and price
The Moto 360 is expected to hit the market in October at a price of between $300 42mm model with leather strap and $439 for the same version but with the size of 46 mm. The Sport trim will arrive a little later and has not confirmed anything about his possible price.