By Chekwas Ojike / Mobile & tablet TipsReviews / / 1 Comment

As part of the present trend to create more awareness on the need to switch over to Smartwatches, the $350 i’m Watch Android device has taken to Google adword advertising to more people and of course more Nigerians! You want to know what’s inside this watch?

Memory

• Flash Drive: 4 GB
• RAM: 128 MB

Processor

• CPU: IMX233

Display

• 1.54” (diagonal) color TFT display
• 240×240 pixel resolution
• 220 ppi (pixel per inch)

 

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Operating system

• i’m Droid 2 (customized Android version)

Power and battery

• Built-in rechargeable Li-Po 450 mAh battery
• Charging from USB to computer system or via power adapter
• Standby time without Bluetooth™ connection: up to 48 hours
• Standby time with Bluetooth™ connection: up to 24 hours
• Time for generic use: up to 5 hours.

Compatible smartphones and o.s.

Many i’m Watch features require an internet connection via Bluetooth™ tethering. The main operating systems and/or phones that offer this technology are:

• Android 4.0+
• iOS® 4+

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• Blackberry 10+ (no SMS display)

Important
• Not all phone models allow Bluetooth™ tethering.
• Not all versions of the same operating system allow Bluetooth™ tethering.
• Not all phone versions allow Bluetooth™ tethering.
• Not all mobile network operators allow Bluetooth™ tethering.

Note: i’m Watch is not a standalone phone and therefore needs to connect to smartphones.

Audio playback

• Supported formats: MP3

Materials

The materials change depending on the collections: i’m Watch Color Collection, i’m Watch Tech Collection, i’m Watch Jewel Collection.
Case: Aluminum, Titanium, Silver and Gold.
Strap colors: many different colors available.

Sensors

• Magnetometer
• Accelerometer

Connectors and input/output

• 3.5 mm headphone, connection and power mini-jacks
• Microphone
• Built-in speaker

Languages

English, Italian, Chinese (Simplified), Chinese (Traditional), French, German, Japanese, Korean, Spanish, Czech, Dutch, Polish, Russian.

We didn’t compile this full specs, the source is here

Now the price of this device is $350 that is about almost N60,000!

Read all we’ve written about Smartwatches

The question remains, How many Nigerians will spend such for computer-watch that isn’t gold-plated?

By Chekwas Ojike / Opinion / / 2 Comments

Now that Smart watches seem to take over whatever is called a wrist-watch in the future, we have taken a great deal of time at Mymobnet! to examine closely what can be obtained from the leading manufacturers of Smart watches especially those powered by the Android Operating System. We have written about the Burge 17 Smartwatch and also the famous Samsung Galaxy Gear watch, we consider in this post what and when Tecno and Gionee Smartwatches shall hit the Market! Read more “Tecno and Gionee Android Smart watches coming soon?”

By Chekwas Ojike / Reviews / / 0 Comments

Few days back we wrote about the Burge 17 Smart watch which runs on Android OS, today we present a must read 8 things you must know about the now popular Samsung Galaxy Gear SmartWatch and believe me these 8 facts tells you all you need to know to stay updated on this latest innovation from Samsung. Here are the 8 facts and features of the Samsung Galaxy Gear Smart watch: Read more “8 Facts/Features you must know about the Samsung Galaxy Gear Android SmartWatch”