Connected watches have become powerful.Some of them are oriented towards monitoring physical condition and even go as far as monitoring calories burned, others are more for office automation with e-mail synchronization.
We tried the latest watch from Fossil: the Uwatch2S.As a result, this watch is primarily intended for santé use.
|The highlights of this connected watch are :|
|– Its health-oriented functionalities|
|– Its daily use|
|– Its sport-oriented features|
|Several weak points on this watch :|
|– The size of his screen|
|– The impossibility of putting new applications|
In detail, here is what it is according to the use you will have of it.
A watch connected for health
Connected watches have become excellent tools for health analysis, which you would not normally expect from a product like this.They allow you to carry out real health and fitness programs.Umidigi’s Uwatch2S offers its latest high-end model.For a healthy orientation, this watch is undoubtedly one of the best choices you can make.
It integrates the Apple environment and has native connections to phones and computers.This is the Watch OS.The various buttons and menus are very easy to access, even for a novice user.
This model does not have a sleep measurement.
Other features of this model include a fall detector.In terms of an alert tool for your loved ones, this could be of great interest.
The accelerometer built into the watch provides accurate information about your fitness and health.The movements will then be analysed and compared on a daily basis.In other words, through the identification of a dozen hand gestures, and in correlation with its embedded application, you will have tips to improve your health on a daily basis.
It also allows you to easily monitor your heartbeat and generate alerts in case there are too many beats.
In case you need to have the heartbeat curve, this watch is not recommended as it does not have an ECG sensor.
A connected and practical watch
Do you need a smart watch?Knowing that high-performance models are usually expensive to buy.This is precisely what the Uwatch2S test shows.
With this model, Fossil is moving up the rankings.It’s almost to an essential element in everyday life.
It is one of the best battery-powered watches, with 280 mAh.
Fossil says the device will last about 10 days.
This model comes standard with GPS.Some users will never use it.The counterpart of this option is that the range will decrease if the active GPS mode is still selected.
Next to that, it is advertised to be water-resistant.So you can safely swim with it.We haven’t tried it at sea, but under the kitchen tap, it works.
You will have to pay attention to the level of the screen which does not have reinforced glass.
We appreciated the wireless charging function.You place it close to the stand and load it.
Despite its small size, the touch screen of this smartwatch is easy to use to open the various menus and applications.You will not be able to shop with this watch because it does not have the NFC contactless function.
One last point about the features of this watch is the music function.It is an option that makes it the ideal everyday accessory.
Umidigi’s smartwatch: a good choice for sports?
A connected watch is for everyone, which means you don’t have to be an extreme runner or jogger to use it.It is a product with many advantages.And as far as the Uwatch2S is concerned, here’s the thing.
With this new model, Umidigi will interest a lot of sportsmen.Thanks to our analysis, we discovered that it was finally the best watch currently available.It is the indispensable device that analyzes your performance and your sports activity.
Its battery has one of the best autonomies with 280 mAh on the battery.
The watch includes GPS support so you can track your runs.GPS support is relatively simple and will allow you to track your position even without a paired phone.
Because the watch has no SIM, only your smartphone will be able to retrieve the tracking data collected.However, this will mean a much longer battery life.
Thanks to the presence of the altimeter, those who practice mountain sports will be able to measure their activity.
Another advantage of Umidigi watches is the presence of heart rate monitoring.
An analysis function of the calories burned is present on this model.
An interesting point about this smartwatch, is the presence of an audio player.
The watch and possible applications
Depending on the type of smartwatch and its operating system, you will be able to install or use applications.This means that not all applications are equivalent, nor is the use you will make of them.More or less complex applications that facilitate measurement or analysis.
Most of the time, you will have to content yourself with the applications installed by default on this smartwatch.The screen is not very pleasant to read; mainly because of its small size of 1.1 inches.Its 280 mAh battery is one of the most powerful on the market.You will be able to install many applications; you have a choice.
If necessary, you can answer your e-mail messages directly with your watch.
Through the Find Near Me application, you can locate everything around you, whether it’s a bank, a hospital, a gas station or even a hotel, restaurant or taxi station.
With Shazam; your smartwatch will identify the music and even display the lyrics, so you can sing along.
In short, as you have understood, your connected watch will be able to meet many needs.
What about the Uwatch2S?
Fossil’s appliances are of an exemplary finish, and this Uwatch2S is no exception to the rule.A watch, certainly more expensive than the competitors, but worth it.
Here are a few highlights to remember about this smartwatch; it ranks among the best for :
– Its health-oriented functionalities
– Its daily use
– Its sport-oriented features
Several weak points appeared to us on this watch:
– The size of his screen
– The impossibility of putting new applications