11 May 2014

Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?

Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Smart Watches "Speedup Smartwatch"

Speedup Smartwatch is wearable smart devices such as watches from local vendors in Indonesia who first introduced at the Mobile World Congress 2014 in Barcelona , Spain , towards the end of February. Mid-March , Speedup Smartwatch entered the Indonesian market with a price tag of USD 150 dollars .

This device uses the Android operating system 4.4 " Kitkat " and is able to connect to Android or iOS smartphones via Bluetooth . Users simply download the app from the app store Speedup Smartwatch then sync through the program . 


By connecting to a smartphone , Smartwatch Speedup can continue a variety of information and notifications received by mobile phones , such as weather information , incoming messages in instant messaging applications , and SMS . However, this device should not be connected with a smartphone and can function independently , like a regular wristwatch that imbued a number of extra features . 

Extra features include an additional question various widgets that correlate with Smartwatch Speedup role as wearable devices. For example , there is a health themed widget capable of measuring such things as the number of users in a day 's footsteps and the approximate number of calories burned . 

Speedup Smartwatch appearance itself is relatively simple with a simple design and minimal screen button . Like what ? Follow the brief search results ZhivoTech Team in a row following photo .



Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Speedup Smartwatch and Packaging Boxes.
Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Speedup Smartwatch, Stretched.

Overall hour part visible when stretched . Smartwatch speedup using elastic rubber belt that feels rough on the hands . Similarly, with the buttons and the body clock around the screen which covered similar material .

Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
The Back Of Speedup Smartwatch.

Speedup includes a USB cable to the 3.5 mm audio jack for charging purposes through connectors available on watches . These cables are quite connected to a laptop or USB adapters are widely available .

Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Two Navigation Buttons OnThe Right Side Of Speedup Smartwatch.

Durability is claimed can reach within two days , but it also depends on the usage . In the hands ZhivoTech Team , this device can last for at least one full day with the use of casual , occasionally peering clock and notifications .

USB cable
Cabel USB Audio Accessory 3.5 mm.

Once the subject at hand , part of the screen looks Speedup Smartwatch dominate . These watches are certified IP57 anti - water that is safe to use in rain or wet conditions , but it is not designed to be worn swimming . 

Navigation is quite easy to do , just with a finger sweep to the right and left to explore the widgets and apps in the app drawer . Each screen can contain up to four icons .
Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
A Widget Will Help Users To Monitoring Battery Capacity.
Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Smartwatch Speedup When Worn On The Hand.

To turn on the screen , the user can press the power button or turning the clock as much as approximately 45-60 degrees clockwise . Gyrometer embedded in it will automatically turn on the screen ( there is a lag time of approximately 1 second ) so that the user can easily see the clock , when both hands are busy holding the glass .

Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?

In practice , it was a bit annoying because the clock will automatically turn itself over and over again when placed in a certain position , such as shown in the photo at the very top of this article . Or when the user is tilting the hand without the intention of looking at the clock , such as hips .In addition to wasting the battery , it also opens the possibility of input errors due to touchscreen functionality also enabled so the screen lights up .

Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Two watches Of Viewing Options On Speedup Smartwatch. There Are Many Other Options Available.

Problem screen itself , Speedup Smartwatch provide rectangular display with a resolution of 240x240 . Looks not too sharp and tend to be pixelated , but still able to show the text clearly . 

Of course , as a true tool watches , Speedup Smartwatch provide multiple display clock can be selected , ranging from the design of " classic " with three needle to the modern impression . Two of them can be seen in the picture above .
Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Want to record physical activity? Speedup Smartwatch has fitness application that can monitoring a number of parameters such as footsteps and mileage.
Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Notification on Speedup Smartwatch

Speedup Smartwatch will forward the notification received by the smartphone , including SMS and instant messaging . SMS will be displayed in full , but not so with the instant messaging contact names only displays the message sender .

Android "Kitkat" Embedded In Smart Watches, What Do You Think?
Smartwatch speedup can hide the phone ringing from a far.

One other unique capabilities is the " Remote Ring " that can be used to sound a ringing tone that is connected to a smartphone Smartwatch Speedup for a few seconds , even though the phone was set to silent or vibrate mode . Of course , its scope limited to the Bluetooth waves are not too far away . 

However, this feature can be useful if the owners of smartphones are confused because they misplaced the device . 

Smartwatch speedup is actually a mini Android gadgets are made in the form of watches . Components embedded in them similar to other mobile gadgets , including the processor ( 1GHz ) , internal storage ( 4GB ) , and RAM ( 512MB ) . 

Because of this , he was able to run Android applications made ​​specifically for Speedup Smartwatch . Speedup own party at launch Smartwatch had promised would encourage the development of local content for use on these gadgets .