Review of smartwatches Sony Smartwatch 3.
The third model of smart watches from Sony has received quite a lot of innovations. Now SmartWatch 3 SWR50 runs on Android Wear OS, instead of the proprietary Sony operating system as in previous smartwatches.
The watch case is waterproof (IP-68 standard) and can be easily rearranged into another Sony bracelet. Yes, exactly from Sony, since you cannot use straps from other manufacturers. Sony offers plastic wristbands starting at Rs 2,000, but you can also purchase metal or leather straps. And the price of the watch itself is very attractive – 12,000 rubles. I would especially like to note the watch clasp: it is very comfortable and practical.
The watch along with the bracelet is quite light – 75 grams. For charging, a regular micro-USB cable is used, which can be called a concern for the user.
SmartWatch 3 SWR50 delights not only with the build quality, but also thoughtful control. For this gadget, it is very smooth and leaves only positive emotions, especially in conjunction with the fast operation of the system. It feels like we thought through the interaction with the smart watch in detail.
SmartWatch 3 SWR50 is equipped with a quad-core ARM A7 processor with 512 MB of RAM. Voice control is also very stable, there were no problems with speech recognition in Android Wear.
The equipment of the Sony gadget is rich, almost all interfaces and sensors are in place: compass, light sensor, gyroscope, accelerometer, Wi-Fi, GPS and NFC. By the way, the GPS sensor offers the ability to record the distance traveled even without a smartphone, just download the special Lifelog fitness app, and thanks to the wi-fi module, you can receive messages without connecting to it via Bluetooth. The device is equipped with 4 GB of flash Occasion Dress for the Princess memory for installing applications and storing content.
Unfortunately, this smartwatch lacks a heart rate sensor and a barometer.
« Smart » watches from Sony have a 1.6-inch screen with one interesting feature – a transflective LCD-display, which in sleep mode reflects the light falling on it, which can be seen the time, and given the presence of a light sensor, it can be said about excellent energy saving.
Sony Smartwatch 3 has a very capacious 420 mAh battery. In practice, the watch demonstrates 16-18 hours of battery life, taking into account frequent use, because during the notifications the display turns on and the vibration is triggered. It is worth noting the rather fast charging of the battery, I spent an average of 1.5 hours on it.
Sony Smartwatch 3 is the best watch among its competitors. Excellent equipment, well-thought-out control and level autonomy are the key to success, and the price of 12,000 rubles makes the device very competitive.
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