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.
|So what we have to remember is this one big strength :|
|Its daily use|
|Several weak points on this watch :|
|Little functionality for health monitoring|
|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
Many technological developments have taken place since the first health monitoring watches.They allow you to carry out real health and fitness programs.Our tests have shown that the Y20 is one of the least interesting models if we want to have a healthy follow-up.It can be an aesthetic object, even if some may not find it very attractive.
The main difference with known watches is that it does not run on Propriétaire or Apple.This choice induces a greater difficulty to handle the different buttons and icons present.We would have preferred something more conventional.
Count a few days before you know how to use it perfectly.
Unlike many other models, this model is not equipped with sleep monitoring.
The Y20 unfortunately does not have accelerometer-type components.It’s impossible to know how many calories you burn every day.
For those who need to take their pulse regularly, or follow their heartbeat, this watch is to be proscribed, as it does not have PPG (photoplethysmography).
There is no sensor and no application that reproduces the electrocardiogram curve on this watch.
A connected and practical watch
Are all connected watches gadgets or are some of them special?Knowing that high-performance models are usually expensive to buy.For the Y20, this is what you can expect.
With this model, Fossil is moving up the rankings.You’re even gonna wonder how you did it before, when you didn’t have it.
It has one of the best batteries, 500 mAh.
This model comes standard with GPS.A detail for some, but not for many.On the other hand, you should note the decrease in battery capacity in active GPS mode.
In case you forget to take off your watch while taking a shower, no problem.Don’t worry about immersing it in your bath water.We haven’t tested this last point, but we can take the company at its word.
No security glass has been fitted to this watch.
This watch recharges normally with the cable supplied.
The touch screen of the watch is efficient and you can navigate through the various menus without difficulty.This watch does not support NFC function, so contactless payment is not possible with this watch.
Finally, music lovers will appreciate the possibility of listening to music on this model.Contrary to what the skeptics say, this smartwatch is more than an accessory, and you’ll appreciate this feature.
The connected watch that will delight sportsmen and women?
A connected watch is for everyone, which means you don’t have to be an extreme runner or jogger to use it.This tool allows you to combine the advantages of conventional products in a small format and can be connected to other devices such as your phone or laptop.And as far as the Y20 is concerned, here’s the thing.
Sportsmen and women will be seduced by the various technological evolutions of this new product.It tracks in real time the data related to your sports activity.Fitness enthusiasts will find this watch interesting.
It has an excellent autonomy, thanks to its 500 mAh battery.
The watch includes GPS support so you can track your runs.No need to have a smartphone paired with the watch.
The presence of the SIM in this watch makes 3G connection possible.This will allow you to retrieve your alerts that initially arrive on your smartphone.
An interesting point about this smartwatch, is the presence of an audio player.
A connected watch with which applications
Depending on the type of smartwatch and its operating system, you will be able to install or use applications.This influences the number of applications that can be added, and the practical functionality that will result.Applications that may correspond to health monitoring but also to the measurement of performance in sports.
Due to its configuration, this smartwatch limits the addition of new applications.
Due to its proprietary operating system, you will not be able to add other applications to this connected watch.Apart from those installed at the start, no other choice.
Finally, its 500 mAh battery is the best today.In conclusion, as far as the installation of new applications is concerned, this will not be discussed on this connected watch.It is a basic watch, dedicated to simple uses.
Finally, The Y20…
To conclude, this connected watch is not very technologically advanced and is very simple to use.It’s not too expensive, so you can easily change it if you want a more advanced model.
So what we have to remember is this one big strength:
– Its daily use
The weak points of this connected watch are :- Little functionality for health monitoring
– The impossibility of putting new applications