Sony is Crowdfunding Another Smartwatch

If you remember, Sony crowdsourced a smartwatch called FES. It was an e-ink watch and come with an always on display. Seems like Sony is now looking to repeat the same with a better looking and complex FES Watch U wich again comes with an always on e-paper display.

This new smartwatch will be available is Black and White color and is customizable using a custom-made app on your smart phone. Quite like the earlier version, FES, FES Watch U’s watch face, and wristband would be made of Electronic Material.

The FES Watch U will get a premium look with the Sapphire Glass cover and a metal frame. Although unlike other smart watches, this smartwatch will not have any sort of smartphone notification syncing.

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This smartwatch will be shipped in 2017 and will be currently limited to Japan. The watch is priced at $438 and is available for pre-order. Although you can get a full-featured smartwatch at a lower price, it would be really interesting to see if this trial from Sony if successful and does it reach other countries apart from Japan.

 

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