Fossil, the jewelry, accessories and watch making company has launched it’s sport smartwatch in India. The FTW6024 Fossil Sport Smartwatch runs on the Snapdragon WearOS. The has been designed for use during sports activities and includes a variety of features like Google Pay, Heart Rate Tracking, Untethered GPS, Activity tracking, Voice support and much more. Read this whole article to know about all of it’s specifications in detail.
Full Specifications of Fossil FTW6024 Sport Smartwatch
The FTW6024 Smartwatch has a circular screen of 41mm and 43mm Diameters. One the right of the Smartwatch are three crowns for controlling the smartwatch operations. The bezel of the FTW6024 is made up of aluminum and hence the smartwatch is lightweight. This smartwatch is also water resistance with resistance of 5 – ATM.
Fossil FTW6024 Smartwatch has interchangeable silicone straps. The straps of the FTW6024 are light in weight and are available in various colours. The FTW6024 can also be attached to standard non-proprietary straps available in the market. All these makes the straps of the FTW6024 easily changeable according to your colour taste and/or need.
The display of the Smartwatch is made up of 390 x 390 OLED screen. The display of the FTW6024 is vibrant but provides low level of brightness. Due to low brightness level, it may be difficult to read the screen under direct sunlight.
This sport Smartwatch of Fossil runs on the Snapdragon 3100 processor. Snapdragon 3100 is a next generation Smartwatch processor made by Qualcomm, which is constructed on the new ultra low power hierarchical system architecture.
The Fossil Sport Smartwatch comes with internal storage of 4GB.
For Connectivity, the smartwatch uses Bluetooth and Wi-Fi 802.11 b/g/n. It uses Untethered GPS to connect to your smartphone. The fossil FTW6024 is compatible with both iOS (9.3 and above) and Android (4.4 and above, except Android Go). The FTW6024 can also receive WhatsApp, Facebook, twitter, SMS and email notifications through Bluetooth.
The smartwatch provides battery backup of around 1 day, with around 2 days battery backup in low power mode. The battery life is not that good and can get fully discharged within a day of usage.
The Fossil Sport smartwatch comes with a variety of features for facilitating in monitoring physical activities. One of the main feature of FTW6024 is the heart rate monitoring ability. You can measure your heart rate using this Fossil smartwatch on daily basis to ensure that you are living a healthy life. Through untethered GPS, you can know the number of meters or kilometers that you ran in a day.
This smartwatch comes with an application called Google Fit, which can provide you with smart coaching for maintaining a healthy life style, by facilitating you in deciding your daily activity goals. The FTW6024 Fossil Sport Smartwatch can play music and also has Google Pay to make transactions on go easily using NFC. You can also download various apps from the app store into the smartwatch.
Fossil Sport Smartwatch FTW6024 has been priced at around $275 in the official website of Fossil. The Smartwatch is available on the Amazon.in at a price of Rs. 17,995.
The Fossil Sport FTW6024 smartwatch has it’s share of pros and cons. The main attraction for FTW6024 is the wear OS and the Snapdragon 3100 chipset, which would be providing better processing power and smooth performance. This smartwatch has been designed for usage during sports and workout. Another good feature of this smartwatch is that it comes with Google Pay and Google fit. The Fossil FTW6024 is also comfortable to wear and has a modern look. Apart from all this, FTW6024 has all the features present in most of the rival smartwatches available in the market.
Fossil FTW6024 smartwatch also has some cons. bad battery life and a buggy GPS are two of the main limitations of this smartwatch. The battery backup provided by this watch is not that good, as it is not likely to survive merely a day of constant usage. This smartwatch is also quite expensive. We would suggest you to purchase this smartwatch only if you are a workout fanatic and want a good smartwatch for all your workout needs. If you want a smartwatch with good battery backup and better features, which you want use for the whole day, than this smartwatch is not the one to go for.