Smartphones, smart watches, fitness gadgets, health monitors, activity trackers, virtual reality and all such other gadgets have changed our life style in a very extraordinary way. These are some emerging landscape of wearable technology that we will have available for use in the year 2016.
Yes, you find it right, wearable technology that has moved beyond the fancy prototype and evolved itself as a product category. The gadgets that you can wear on your wrist while connecting it with your smartphone. Things are changing and technology is evolving. Many companies are bringing new wearable gadgets that are not only trendy and stylish but also make our lives easier. You can track your activities like running, driving, heart rate etc with an activity tracker, wear smart glass and read emails, messages, make videos, click pictures or video conferencing just in front of your eyes.
Today, I am sharing some top wearable gadgets that you must know in this New Year, 2016. Here we go with my list.
Top 10 wearable gadgets of 2016
1. Samsung Gear 2
Samsung Gear 2 is an amazing and powerful smartphone with a super AMOLED display screen of 320 x 320 pixel resolution. However, the gadget can only be paired with few Samsung Galaxy smartphones. You can use it for answering phone calls while you are out, reading messages, playing music while driving or moving. The Samsung Gear 2 runs on dual core 1GHz processor with responsive touch.
2. Google Glass
Google Glass is one of the perfect examples of wearable eye gadget that displays information in a smartphone like hands free format. The gadget comes with small LCD screen that is controlled by both touch and voice. With this you can make calls, surf the Internet, record and also can share what you see with others. This wearable gadget will provide you all the insights into the world of knowledge and make Google search precise for you.
3. Jawbone Up2
Jawbone Up2, an easy to use activity and lifestyle tracker comes in the form of stylish band that won’t fall off your waist. The gadget provides you automatic sleep tracking in fashionable and slim design with a good battery life. Jawbone Up2 includes smart coaching and also can be paired with some most popular third-party apps. This band delivers insights, celebrate milestones, understand sleep cycles and set challenges.
4. Misfit Flash
Misfit Flash is great, affordable fitness tracker that is waterproof that you can use while swimming. The gadget works well with both iOS and Android devices and automatically counts sleep and steps with a single replaceable battery. The Misfit Flash is waterproof to 3ATM that means you can wear it under 96 feet depth and also recognizes swim activity.
5. Fin Ring
Now the wearable technology has moved beyond the wrist band and wrist watches. Fin Ring is an innovative gesture based device that lets you control other devices just by moving the thumb over the other fingers. Fan Ring is a Bluetooth enabled device that you can use for making business presentations, playing games and can also capture images and share files.
6. Garmin Forerunner 225
It is heart rate tracking device that comes with display screen and provides the accurate GPS for tracking runs, monitor heart rate, track steps and calories. Garmin Forerunner 225 is water-resistant device that you can wear on your wrist wherever you want you, even while taking shower or in pool.
7. Pebble Steel Smartwatch
The Pebble Steel Smartwatch comes with excellent stamina and gorgeous design that offers you useful functions. It is compatible with Android and iOS phones. Pebble steel smartwatch includes Pebbles timeline, lets you read text, email, calendar, app right on your wrist. You can even control the music with Spotify, iTunes. It comes with rechargeable battery that lasts around a week on a single charge.
8. LECHAL GPS Shoes
LECHAL GPS shoes is bluetooth enables shoes that is use for haptic feedback in order to notify you of navigation maps. You can use this with GPS app and that will determine direction and notifies you which side you must go by sending a mild vibration to the left or right shoe.
9. Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses
Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses paired with Android smartphone via Bluetooth providing features like Wi-Fi, GPS, 4 GB storage and Android platform 4.0.
10. Interactive T-shirt
Well, geeky T-shirt with some electronics, batteries that will turn down the light, will react to the sounds around you. Sound good? There is a type if t-shirt called The Electronic Drum Kit Shirt that generated sound when push down on it.