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You may find that the connected watches are identical, with a small screen, rather fragile and not very evolutionary? There is always a new version of a watch a few weeks or months apart, and faced with the number of possible choices, it is complicated to find your way around.
|So what we have to remember is this one big strength :|
|– Its daily use|
|Several weak points on this watch :|
|– Not enough functionality for good health monitoring|
|– The impossibility of putting new applications|
Because it’s important to think twice before buying this type of product, this article will help you see things more clearly.
Is the Uwatch2S-Titanium Grey compatible with healthy use?
Connected watches have become excellent tools for health analysis, which you would not normally expect from a product like this.They allow you to carry out real health and fitness programs.Our tests have shown that the Uwatch2S-Titanium Grey is one of the least interesting models if we want to have a healthy follow-up.It was clearly not designed to be a tool for monitoring your physical condition.
The operating system remains the weak point of the watches produced by Fossil; and this Uwatch2S-Titanium Grey is no exception.The use is less intuitive than with other watches.This is a different environment from what we are used to seeing.After a few weeks, you will be more comfortable with its handling.
Unlike many other models, this model is not equipped with sleep monitoring.
The accelerometer built into the watch provides accurate information about your fitness and health.It will then be possible to follow your activity during the day.That is to say that the gestures of the hand or arms will be translated into movement, synchronized to your health application and will give rise to health advice.
It allows you to monitor your heart rate at all times, to better manage the stress of everyday life and follow its evolution over time.
In case you need to have the heartbeat curve, this watch is not recommended as it does not have an ECG sensor.
What are its functions for everyday use?
Are you still sceptical about buying an intelligent watch because you doubt its real need?Besides, you don’t know if you’ll need it every day.This is precisely what the Uwatch2S-Titanium Grey test shows.
This model belongs to the top of the range in today’s smartwatches.You’re even gonna wonder how you did it before, when you didn’t have it.
It is one of the models with a high-performance battery, 280 mAh, among the best.
As for the autonomy, Umidigi assures that it will last 15 days.
Among the list of interesting features is first of all GPS.This means it can track data such as distance travelled and your route even without a smartphone connected.The counterpart to the activation of this mode will be that the battery life will be less.
This watch is designed to be waterproof.Don’t worry about immersing it in your bath water.We haven’t tried it at sea, but under the kitchen tap, it works.
No security glass has been fitted to this watch.
With an intuitive touch screen, you will be able to access the various functions of the watch.This watch does not support NFC function, so contactless payment is not possible with this watch.
Finally, and still for regular use, you have here the music function.It is an option that makes it the ideal everyday accessory.
The smartwatch designed for sports
A connected watch is for everyone, which means you don’t have to be an extreme runner or jogger to use it.It allows you to analyze performance in real time.And as far as the Uwatch2S-Titanium Grey is concerned, here’s the thing.
Sportsmen and women will be seduced by the various technological evolutions of this new product.It tracks in real time the data related to your sports activity.It offers summaries on the evolution of the sport you practice.
It is one of the models with one of the best autonomy, for a 280 mAh battery.
Important for runners, cyclists and other fitness enthusiasts, it has a GPS.GPS support is relatively simple and will allow you to track your position even without a paired phone.
You will not be able to read the tracking data on your watch; you will have to do this on your smartphone.A disadvantage that turns into an advantage in terms of the battery life that will be extended.
Another advantage of Umidigi watches is the presence of heart rate monitoring.
Most importantly, it records all data on calories burned.
An interesting point about this smartwatch, is the presence of an audio player.
The right choice for downloading applications?
There are different operating systems installed on smartwatches.This influences the number of applications that can be added, and the practical functionality that will result.Applications that may correspond to health monitoring but also to the measurement of performance in sports.
This model is not well placed in terms of applications.
Due to a specific operating system for this watch, you will not be able to download new applications.Also, apart from the original applications, there is no possibility of having any others.
With its 1.3-inch screen, it is one of the standard watches with a clear display of data.Its 280 mAh battery is one of the most powerful on the market.Finally, as far as applications are concerned, you will have to contact you from the default; no possibility to add new ones.However, it remains a simple and cheap product for basic uses.
The Uwatch2S-Titanium Grey – in a nutshell
All in all, it’s a satisfying good one.Well designed, the Uwatch2S-Titanium Grey will suit many users.
Here’s the highlight of this connected watch:
– Its daily use
Here are a few weak points to watch out for:
– Little functionality for health monitoring
– The impossibility of putting new applications