At last we have with us the new generation of Fossil smart watches, we are talking of course, the Fossil Gen 6, which is powered by the new Snapdragon Wear 4100+ mobile platform and runs Google’s old and reliable WearOS as the operating system. In this sense, the Fossil Gen 6 comes in two size presentations: 44mm and 42m; Likewise, it will be launched worldwide so that users can reserve it from September 20, 2021.
Behold the new Fossil Gen 6
As we mentioned earlier, the watch comes in two available box sizes, to which we must add 4 color combinations in the 44mm version and 3 combinations in the case of the 42mm variant. Color options include materials such as stainless steel (black), leather (brown), and grosgrain (camouflage green). But the customization possibilities do not end here, since we are not taking into account interchangeable straps or personalized dials.
Going into detail, both versions of the Fossil Gen 6 have 1.28-inch AMOLED displays with 416 x 416 pixel resolution and always-on functionality (Always On Display). There are three buttons on the side for the controls and the middle one functions as a rotating crown. The watches also include built-in speakers and a microphone that allow you to make calls from the watch itself.
What comes inside is just as impressive; mobile platform Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 4100+ It is the heart of the device and promises 85% better performance than the Wear 3100. Additionally, it has 1GB of RAM and 8GB of internal storage. As if that were not enough, the Fossil Gen 6 supports fast charging; according to the manufacturer, can recover 80% of capacity in as little as 30 minutes and offers up to 24 autonomy.
With that said, health tracking functions are the order of the day. The watch features heart rate monitoring, blood oxygen sensor, sleep monitor and with various modes of sport and exercise.
Last but not least, connectivity options range from Bluetooth 5 LE, GPS, and WiFi to NFC (with support for Google Pay).
Availability and price
The Fossil GEN 6 has a sale price between € 299 and € 329 and can be booked in www.fossil.com from September 20.