Connected watches: connected to your health and your activity
Why are people buying smartwatches in droves these days? Seasoned industry observers attribute the market growth to growing internet penetration and smartphone sales. In addition, individuals are becoming more health conscious due to the increasing incidence of chronic and lifestyle-related diseases. Smartwatches are linked to fitness apps that can provide detailed information about an individual’s overall health and track their dietary health. You don’t need to buy the latest Apple Watch, Fitbit or Samsung Galaxy Watch to keep an eye on your health and fitness – there are plenty of cheaper deals within reach of the average person. We choose two of these devices.
Boult Audio Drift
Boult Audio’s range of smartwatches – Drift (our test unit) and Cosmic – are loaded with health metrics such as heart rate sensor, step count, blood oxygen monitor and period monitoring. The Boult Drift smartwatch has a screen size of 1.69 inches and is said to be the only smartwatch to offer Bluetooth calling with TFT, 240 x 280 resolution, 218ppi pixel density, 500 high brightness display nits, 60 preset sport modes and over 150 watch faces.
Boult Drift includes a heart rate monitor, sleep tracker, and 24/7 heart rate monitoring that lets you check your heart rate anytime. It also has an automatic sleep monitor that provides comprehensive analysis of your sleep quality (deep sleep, light sleep, and waking time) to help you better understand your health and make reasonable adjustments to your sleep pattern. life in addition to having a dual -module and built-in microphone and speaker. It also allows you to answer your incoming calls or dial the number of your choice directly from your wrist.
1.69 inch HD screen
1P 68 water resistant
60 sport modes
Over 150 cloud-based watch faces
10 days of autonomy
Estimated retail price: Rs 1,999
BoAt Watch Primia
This is boAt’s very first Bluetooth call smartwatch with built-in speaker and microphone. Whatever you want to do with your phone, your smartwatch voice assistant is at your fingertips! Just talk to Primia and connect with Google or Siri in a snap. There’s a 1.39-inch AMOLED display enclosed in a premium metallic design, the notebook offers a full capacitive touch experience to let you effortlessly take control. Its heart rate, Sp02, sleep and stress level trackers keep you informed of your health status.
Plus, Primia’s personalized fitness plans, wellness team, fitness buddies, multiple sport modes, daily activity tracking, and IP67 dust, splash, and sweat resistance make it the perfect fitness companion for any mood and any weather. The watch’s music and camera control let you seamlessly capture every moment of the day. The watch also supports Google Fit and Apple Health to let you seamlessly track your health at all times.
1.39-inch AMOLED display
IP67 dust, splash and sweat resistant
Multiple sports modes
Over 100 cloud watch faces
Sleep monitor, Heart rate monitor
Estimated retail price: Rs 4,499