Fossil announces its fourth generation of smartwatches under its Fossil Q line. It is powered with Wear OS by Google and the Qualcomm® Snapdragon Wear™ 2100 Platform. The new devices offer enhancements to every facet of the day, with hardware including Heart-Rate Tracking, NFC, Untethered GPS and Swim proof Functionality. With the new optimized charge time, users can now charge their device within an hour to last all day.

This new generation is no different: it is packed with the unique design traits allowing users to customize from strap to dial. There are 36+ exclusive dials, from fashion-forward to novelty dials, and users can integrate an increasing number of third-party apps to their device experience, as well as set social media photos as watch face backgrounds. Fossil is continuing to design smartwatches as only Fossil can, with a vintage-inspired approach to modern technology that lets customers find a watch that perfectly suits their authentic selves.

Major features of Fossil Q line:

  • Stainless steel case (Q Venture HR: 40mm / Q Explorist HR: 45mm)
  • Stunning touchscreen digital display
  • 24+ hours battery life (based on usage)
  • Interchangeable straps and bracelets (Q Venture HR: 18mm / Q Explorist HR: 22mm)
  • Connect via Bluetooth® technology
  • Wireless syncing + magnetic charging
  • Compatible with iOS 9.3+ and Android 4.4+ (excluding Go edition)
  • Sensors: Heart Rate, NFC, GPS, Altimeter, Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Ambient Light, Microphone
  • Powered with Wear OS by Google
  • Qualcomm® Snapdragon Wear™ 2100 Platform

“Since our entry to the smartwatch market, it has always been our first priority to be nimble and adapt quickly to innovations-both in technology and design. We know a lot of watch wearers have both a traditional watch and some kind of an activity tracker— by adding significant features in terms of technology, without compromising our design standards, this new generation of smartwatch will provide consumers with one device that fits all of their needs. Ensuring the best possible experience for our customers has always been important, which drove the innovation of this product; we cannot wait to see the consumer response around the globe.’’ says Steve Evans, EVP of Fossil.

The range of Generation 4 Fossil Q products will be available in India by the end of October 2018. Fossil Q line watch is priced in between Rs. 19,995 to Rs. 21,995