CES 2016: Huawei unveils Huawei Watch Elegant and Jewel

Huawei Watch Elegant and Jewel

As rumours suggested last month, Huawei brought two new Huawei Watch models to CES 2016. The new  new Huawei Watch Elegant and Jewel are geared at making smartwatches more appealing to women. Both new models retain the hardware specifications of the original Huawei Watch including the fully round display but come in a rose gold-plated finish, smaller 10mm wristbands and […]

CES 2016: New Garmin fenix 3 multisport watches unveiled

Garmin fēnix 3 - 2016 edition

Garmin today announced an update to its line of Garmin fenix 3 multisport watches at CES 2016. The new models come with updated hardware, new software supporting more activities and new watch bands. The new watches include a premium model with a titanium bezel and band, another with easily interchangeable leather and nylon straps and a fenix 3 HR model that adds a Garmin Elevate wrist-based heart rate monitor. […]

CES 2016: Mio Slice ditches step counting for Personal Activity Intelligence index

Mio Slice

Canada’s own Mio today announced a new activity tracker that aims to make fitness monitoring more personal. The Mio Slice focuses on a new Personal Activity Intelligence (PAI) index that focuses on maximizing your lifespan and reducing lifestyle-related diseases rather than the more usual daily goals like 10,000 steps. The Mio PAI algorithm is based on the Hunt Study, a long term health project that monitored more than 60,000 individuals were closely […]

3Plus to unveil new smartwatches at CES 2016

3Plus Time smartwatch

3Plus USA, an American company that already offers a number of smart wearable devices, is bringing a new collection of wearables to CES 2016. The company will unveil a total of four new connected devices next week, including two smartwatches. “Today, a wristwatch is more than just a means to know what time it is and the day’s date,” remarked Jerry Galya, 3Plus […]

CES 2016: Updated LG Tone Infinim Around-the-Neck wireless headset

LG Tone Infinim

LG is bringing an updated version of its LG Tone Infinim wireless headset to CES 2016. The successor to the original HBS-900 model promises a more contemporary design, superior audio quality and enhanced consumer convenience. “The original Tone Infinim set a new standard for wireless headset design,” said Chung Sue-hyun, vice president of Innovative Personal Devices Business Division at LG Electronics. “We […]

Samsung to showcase three Creative Lab wearable projects at CES 2016

Samsung rink

The Samsung Creative Lab (C-Lab) allows the company’s employees to develop their own creative business ideas. Samsung will bring three wearable C-Lab projects to CES 2016 which kicks off next week. The three projects are the WELT smart healthcare belt, the rink hand-motion controller for mobile VR devices and TipTalk watch strap that allows you to hear sound transmitted through your own body. Samsung Welt Welt is described as […]

CES 2016: Samsung press conference set for January 5, 2016

Samsung CES 2016 invitation

CES 2016 and its tidal wave of announcements and new products is less than a month away. Between now and then, we can expect a raft of rumours and company teasers. Samsung yesterday formally kicked things off by starting to send out invitations to its press conference for the event. The aptly-named 2016 CES Samsung Press Conference will take place on January 5th between […]

Samsung display roadmap confirms 5-inch FHD display for Samsung Galaxy S IV?

Rumours that Samsung would unveil either a 4.99-inch 1080p Super AMOLED display or even the Galaxy S IV at CES 2013 did not pan out. But a product roadmap on display at CES 2013 has confirmed that the display in question is coming. Spotted by AnandTech, it shows the evolution of displays over the last couple of years. It culminates […]