Analysis and handling of the X3 from Hommie.

And to begin with…

Nowadays, there are several hundred watches connected.Functions range from monitoring fitness, health, calculating the number of steps, but also measuring calories burned, or sleep patterns.

The highlights of this connected watch are :
– Its health-oriented functionalities
– Its daily use
The main weak point to be taken into account :
– The impossibility of putting new applications

Our analysis has identified all cases of use of this connected watch.

The perfect watch for health monitoring?

Tracking systems for connected watches have become very sophisticated, and can perfectly provide information about your physical condition.They are now equipped with many advanced sensors.
Clearly, the X3 is one of the best possible choices.These sensors allow a fine monitoring of your health.

The operating system remains the weak point of the watches produced by Fossil; and this X3 is no exception.The use is less intuitive than with other watches.We would have preferred something more conventional.
After a few weeks, you will be more comfortable with its handling.
If monitoring your sleep is a priority, you will be interested in this X3.
The watch’s PropriĆ©taire operating system serves as a sleep monitor.It allows you to monitor your sleep and resting habits.You will know if you are resting properly during the night, and if the quality of your sleep is regular.
Having an accelerometer, the watch will be able to monitor your physical health.This will allow you to interpret your movements during the day.This smart watch will be able to identify gestures or actions, which will be analyzed through health applications.
It can monitor your heart rate, movements and then transmit this data to the associated application.
There is no sensor and no application that reproduces the electrocardiogram curve on this watch.

Interesting for everyday life?

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.Here are a few examples of what a smart watch like the X3 could do for you.
With this model, Fossil is moving up the rankings.It integrates quickly and easily into your daily life.
It has one of the best batteries, 360 mAh.
The manufacturer provides 10 days of autonomy.
Among the list of interesting features is first of all GPS.Some users will never use it.Note by account, that in full GPS mode – with GPS tracking enabled, the watch’s autonomy will last less time.
This watch is designed to be waterproof.Because of its design, you will be able to swim with it.So we left him underwater for a few minutes and nothing to report.
It would have been appreciated if this watch had been sold with a reinforced glass; accidents like scratches happen quickly.
Despite its small size, the touch screen of this smartwatch is easy to use to open the various menus and applications.This watch does not support NFC function, so contactless payment is not possible with this watch.
Finally, music lovers will appreciate the possibility of listening to music on this model.The built-in player will make you appreciate this item even more.

The watch to improve physical performance?

A smartwatch allows you in some cases to record your sporting progress easily.It is a relevant choice for many physically active people.Is X3 a new electronic gadget?
With this product, Fossil meets the needs of sportsmen and women.It tracks in real time the data related to your sports activity.Fitness enthusiasts will find this watch interesting.
Its battery has one of the best autonomies with 360 mAh on the 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.
Because the watch has no SIM, only your smartphone will be able to retrieve the tracking data collected.A disadvantage that turns into an advantage in terms of the battery life that will be extended.
Fossil watches are also designed to track fitness data such as heart rate.
And even better, with this watch you will be able to know how many calories you burn each day.

You will also be able to listen to music with this smartwatch.

The Hommie watch: a good choice to be connected?

Depending on the brand of the watch, the operating system used to operate the watch is not the same.This influences the number of applications that can be added, and the practical functionality that will result.There are health applications, other sport-oriented applications, or applications that meet the needs of everyday life.
Due to its configuration, this smartwatch limits the addition of new applications.
Due to a specific operating system for this watch, you will not be able to download new applications.You will need to make sure that the applications installed by default are suitable for you.
With a screen size of 1.3 inches, it is in the average.The power of its battery – 360 mAh – is the best today.Last point concerning possible new applications in addition to what is planned: this will be out of the question due to its specific configuration.However, it remains a simple and cheap product for basic uses.

The X3 – in a nutshell

Our tests have shown us that this model is a good compromise.It doesn’t have all the capabilities of the best models, but it is much cheaper.
Here are a few highlights to remember about this smartwatch; it ranks among the best for :
– Its health-oriented functionalities
– Its daily use
To remember on this watch, it is the following weak point:
– The impossibility of putting new applications