Top 5 Upcoming Smartwatch: 2016 End


2016 is really very huge year for the smartwatch lovers but the joy doesn’t end here, as giant companies are planning to launch few other amazing smartwatches by the end of this year or starting of the next year.

As we all know that Apple Watch S2, Samsung Gear S2 and Sony Smartwatch 3 have made their market brilliantly.

If we see, most of the recent smartwatches are focusing on health and fitness and hence we hope something similar in the upcoming smartwatches.

However, to attract customers, companies will surely try something new and unique.

So, let us start by knowing the full specification and features of few upcoming smartwatches:

Samsung Gear S3

Expected Launch – October or November 2016

Expected Price – NA

I guess you already know about the Samsung’s new plan in the smartwatch series, Samsung Gear S3 and thanks to the grand unveiling at IFA 2016.

The new smartwatch will have 1.3 inches super AMOLED always-on display. Now, here we can choose from two variants, one with a support of e-SIM for cellular services and other without this service.

Smartwatch will be packed with all useful sensors such as Accelerometer, gyro, heart rate, barometer. 

There will be a 380 mAh battery which Samsung claims can stand up to 72 hours.

Unfortunately, Samsung hasn’t said anything on its launching dates.

Pebble Time 2

Expected Launch – November 2016

Expected Price – Approx. $129.99

Looking for an affordable smartwatch on this Christmas, then you can wait for Pebble Time 2.

This Pebble Time 2 will have a 1.5-inch display, which gets protected by Corning Gorilla Glass 3.

Pebble will also come with a built-in microphone to take voice note as well commands.

Running on Pebble OS, Time 2 will have ARM Cortex M7 processor for a powerful performance overall.

The best part is, this device can work with both iPhones as well as android devices.

Asus ZenWatch 3

Expected Launch – November 2016

Expected Price – Approx. $229.99

Another IFA 2016 announced the device, which is expected to launch in next month, Asus ZenWatch 3.

Coming to the specification, the smartwatch will have 1.4 inch AMOLED display and will run on Android Wear.

Watch will be loading with tons of other features such as creating your own themes etc.

HTC/Under Armour

Expected Launch – NA

Expected Price – NA

The rumors are floating for this HTC smartwatch for several months and according to @evleaks, it was planned to launch in the April month itself, it got rescheduled.

Well, the rumors explain that the smartwatch will get a 360 x 360 resolution display.

Unfortunately, nothing more is known till now about this smartwatch.

Xiaomi smartwatch

Expected Launch – NA

Expected Price – $120

Another smartwatch for the mid-range users.

Xiaomi has always made sure to come up with cheap and best devices and hence this time, the company is launching its smartwatch, which will have a 1.35-inch display.

1.2GHz processor along with 512 MB of RAM as well as 4GB of internal storage would be enough at the price range.

Unfortunately, it won’t come with Android Wear as there will be custom OS.

The device has been already launched in China but no information on its US/UK launch dates.