Updated: Apr 5
The Baselworld trade show is the place to be to find the latest happenings in the watch and jewelry band market. This year, the show hosted multiple launches of Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch wearables from brands including Fossil, Movado, Hugo Boss, and more. These Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches have taken center stage at this year's Baselworld trade show for watches.
Hugo Boss has also announced that it will be entering the smartwatch market with their first Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch. It will be priced at $395. The smartwatch should go on sale in August of this year. The smartwatch is quite stylish and will be a fashion-oriented smartwatch wearable.
Fossil showcased two new smartwatches: Q Venture and the Q Explorist which should go on sale in fall of this year. The smartwatches from Fossil should be priced between $255 and $275 depending on the model type and color of the wearable. The Q Explorist and the Q Venture will be the most feature packed and slimmest smartwatches running Android Wear 2.0 to date.
American watch brand Movado announced that they will be moving into the smartwatch market with their new watch: the Movado Connect. The smartwatch is available in five different styles for men. It will be priced at $495 and should go on sale this fall.
Tommy Hilfiger announced the TH24/7You smartwatch. The smartwatch running Android Wear 2.0 will be priced at $299. It should be released later this year. The style is respectable and befitting of a watch for this fashion label.
These new releases for the frontier of Android Wear 2.0 smartwatches leans the market towards a more fashion-oriented and stylized user base. They will be smartwatches that you will be comfortable to include in your life as it fits a fashionable lifestyle. Many of the watch faces by Osthoro are driven by style and would look perfect when applied to these new stylish wearable smartwatches geared toward fashion and lifestyle. The addition of these new wearable smartwatches brings to light the combination of technology with style with much to look forward to from this mobile device form factor.