Rumours of Asus unveiling their new Asus smartwatch subsequent month throughout this years IFA 2014 occasion in Berlin which takes place from September fifth – tenth. Have been strengthened by the Focus Taiwan web site which studies that Asus CEO Jerry Shen lately stated that the corporate might showcase the Asus smartwatch at IFA 2014.
Apparently the brand new smartwatch created by Asus has been “nicely acquired” by Google and will probably be provided operating Google’s new Android Wear cellular wearable working system.
Android Wear was unveiled earlier this yr again in March and is a brand new model of Google’s Android working system that has been particularly designed for smartwatches and different wearable units. Asus CEO Jerry Shen introduced :
“We’re dreaming huge about the way forward for wearable units, however the dream won’t come true this yr or within the first half of subsequent yr, as a result of the market demand has not picked up,”
He can also be reported as saying that the brand new Asus smartwatch design is extra interesting than different wearables from different producers corresponding to Samsung and Motorola. It’s additionally rumoured that the Asus Android Wear gadget is predicted to value lower than its competitors and be priced someplace between $one hundred and $one hundred fifty.
Unfortunately on the present time little or no is understood concerning the Asus smartwatch and there are not any official pictures (third celebration idea mock-up pictured above) or specs on the hardware or options that you could anticipate from the gadget. But as quickly as any extra info turns into out there regards the Android watch operating Android Wear we’ll hold you up to date as all the time.