American watch and lifestyle company Fossil is set to unveil its smartwatches in the Indian market. The company is hosting an event on October 5 in New Delhi, where the watchmaker is unveiling its Q Wander and Q Marshal line-up of smartwatches.
The launch event will also witness the unveiling of yet another series of smartwatches, of which details are not yet confirmed.
Let's have a look what Fossil Q Marshal and Q Wander smartwatch line-up has to offer.
What lies underneath?
The Q series smartwatches from Fossil are 45mm in diameter, and features a 1.4-inch LED display with a resolution of 320x190 pixels offering 229dpi. The smartwatches are powered by a 360mAh battery unit that as per Fossil last up to 2 days.
There is 512MB of RAM and 4GB of inbuilt storage with connectivity options including Bluetooth v4.1 and Wi-Fi (802.11 b/g/n).
Compatible with Android and iOS
The Fossil Q Marshal and Fossil Q Wander are Wi-Fi enabled and Bluetooth ready digital smartwatches. Both run on Android Wear are compatible with Android devices with version 4.3 and up and iOS 8.2 and above.
Packed with Fitness tracking features
Matching market standards, Fossil Q series smartwatches can also keep a track of your daily activity. The wearables can track the number of steps you take, distance you covered and calories you burn throughout the day. Besides the smartwatches can also notify about the incoming calls, emails and texts with a gentle buzz.
Water-Dust resistant, LED light, Wireless charging and more
The smartwatches are IP67-certified making them resistant to both water and dust, Fossil Q series smartwatches allows you to control music on your smartphone, packs in LED flashlight, includes wireless charging and comes with the options to customize the straps.
Expected price-point and Competition
Fossil Q Wander and Q Marshal are already listed on Flipkart priced at Rs 21,995 and Rs. 22,995 depending upon the variant you choose. However, the pricing information of the third series is yet undisclosed.
Fossil Q series smartwatches will compete with Moto 360 2nd edition, Titan Juxt Pro, Guess Connect and Apple Watch series 1 in India.