Asus announced their Zenwatch officially in Berlin short-while ago. The Zenwatch comes after a teaser image and a video of the same. We we anticipating this from last few days. The price of the watch also disclosed by the CEO.
Asus will sell Zenwatch for €199 in Europe and the price in United States is expected around $199 itself. The availability is slated for late Q3 or early Q4 of 2014. The smartwatch will come to India as well without much delay. The success of Zenfone smartphones in the country is really inspiring for Asus. Price of Zenwatch in India is expected to be around Rs.10,000.
Asus Zenwatch is a beautiful piece of art with comfortable curves all around for convenience and comfort. The does offer a premium fell. The smartwatch features a stainless steel glossy casing with leather straps. First look gives an impression of an analog watch.
“ZenWatch brings the luxury tradition of fine watchmaking to Android Wear, with an elegant, detail-focused design and use of high-quality materials. It is designed for supreme comfort, with a soft genuine stitched-leather strap and quick-release clasp,”
Asus zenwatch comes with a number of watchfaces to choose from. The AMOLED display measures 1.3 inches, and offers 320x320p. 2.5D Gorilla Glass 3 protects the smartwatch from scratches and accidental drop. It is powered by a 1.2 GHz Snapdragon processor along with 512 MB of RAM. There is 4 GB of internal storage memory. On connectivity front the watch comes with Bluetooth 4.0.
Asus Zenwatch is compatible with all smartphones running Android 4.3 and above. On the software front Asus offers number of features like Watch Unlock, Tap Tap, Remote Camera, Cover to Mute, Find My Phone and Presentation Control.