Sony officially unveils the SmartWatch 2, pricing revealed

A few days ago, Sony hinted that a new version of the Sony SmartWatch is on its way. Today, along with the Xperia Z Ultra, Sony officially unveiled the SmartWatch 2 which will grab the attention of all the wristwatch lovers. It features a 1.6 inches with 220 x 176 display resolution. It also offers dust and water resistance, hence it will make a great pair with the Xperia Z. It also has Bluetooth 3.0 and NFC support for easy sharing.

0_Smartwatch_2_AngledCheck out some features of the watch:

  • Handle your calls by a simple touch of your wrist
  • Take a photo remotely from your SmartWatch, using a smart camera app
  • Control your presentations remotely using Presentation Pal
  • Taking a run or on the bike? Select a mapping app on SmartWatch to check your route with a quick glance at your wrist
  • Read previously downloaded e-mails when not connected to your phone
  • Use lifestyle apps like Runtastic to map and instantly track your fitness activities on the go

It is said that it will have a long battery life and Sony is claiming that it has “” . According to a tweet by Sony Xperia FR, the SmartWatch 2 will cost €199, so we can assume that it will be available in US around the same price tag as well.

Are you planning to grab the Sony SmartWatch 2? Tell us about it in the comment box below

Source: Sony, Tweet source: UV

  • raunel

    Yes I’m have the original and love it , can’t wait for this one

  • non

    Very expensive. I can wait for Samsung Smart Watch.

  • ThomasPaine1786

    What’s a watch?

  • Mark Coppock

    This is the first one I’ve seen that’s caught my interest, primarily because it functions well when disconnected. And I do grow tired of pulling my phone out of my pocket just to check the time…

  • Sly Cooper

    I love sony/Xperia, but that price is fucking ridiculous.

    • Sly Cooper

      350-400 NZD, fuck off. That’s like 1/2 the cost of my Xperia Z. What the fuck.