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Fossil Sport watch announced with Wear 3100 and ultra lightweight body

The Sport is available now for $ 255.

Fossil is one of the biggest supporters of Google’s Wear OS platform, and today, the company announced its latest smartwatch offering as the Fossil Sport.

Fossil’s watches are typically designed with fashion in mind, but the Sport is all about being as functional as can be. Not only is it the lightest watch Fossil’s ever made, but thanks to its aluminum and nylon case, Fossil says that the Fossil  [Read More…]

Fossil Q Control review

Think back a few years to when Android Wear was introduced and how many thought that Google had tapped into something extremely special. Having all but pulled the plug on its Google Glass endeavor, Android Wear seemed much more practical and beneficial.

As much as we didn’t picture ourselves wearing Glass, or having this little screen hovering right outside of our eye, we were intrigued. There truly was something interesting and intriguing about it — regardless of how dumb we  [Read More…]

Fossil unveils next-gen of Wear OS smartwatches with NFC, heart-rate tracking and more

Fossil is among the few brands out there that fully dedicates itself to smartwatches. The company offers something suited for every taste and is regularly updating its portfolio of devices.

Case in point, this week Fossil unveiled a new line-up of Wear OS devices. The new Q family represents the fourth-generation of smartwatches launched by the company.

While the new smartwatches do bring a series of new technologies onboard, they are still based on the Snapdragon 2100 platform. Which was  [Read More…]

BMW-branded smartwatches made by Fossil are coming in 2019

Next year you’ll be able to buy a BMW smartwatch. Fossil announced this week it has partnered up with the iconic German car maker for a series of watches and smartwatches.

The BMW-branded smartwatches will be manufactured by Fossil and will be sold across 4,000 BMW retail channels. Obviously, you’ll also be able to pick one up from Fossil.

Fossils have been on a never-ending quest to offer smartwatches for everyone’s taste and the latest collaboration comes to expand the  [Read More…]

Treat your wrist to a Fossil Q Gen 3 for $156 or hybrid watch for $92

Don’t miss this deal!

Amazon has a variety of Fossil watches on sale including hybrid and full smartwatch options. The Fossil Q Gen 3 smartwatch with a stainless band is down to $ 165 from a regular price of $ 275 or this women’s option with a leather band is $ 153 from a regular price of $ 255.

These are full Wear OS by Google smartwatches, which can track your fitness, deliver notifications to your wrist,  [Read More…]

Fossil announces ‘major expansion’ into Android Wear

Fossil Group today confirmed that it will have a “massive expansion” into Android Wear over the coming year. The announcement, which comes on the eve of IFA 2017, indicates that it will add new brands to its touchscreen wearables running Android Wear. See: Diesel’s first Android Wear smartwatch available for $ 325 Fossil already has five brands […]

My perfect smartwatch is a mashup of the LG Watch Style and Fossil Q

A hybrid watch would be the perfect smartwatch if it just had Google Assistant built in.

I’ve been seriously ruminating over this since reviewing the LG Watch Style. I thought I would still be wearing the smartwatch by now, that it would be the device that would get me back into daily life with Android Wear. It’s not; the smartwatch has since been been relegated to the bottom of my jewelry box and replaced with a hybrid  [Read More…]

Fossil continues trying to sell smartwatches to the mainstream with new product lineup

Fossil’s new hybrid and touchscreen smartwatches combine stylish design with the powerful features of Android Wear 2.0.

Fossil was one of the first watchmakers to get in on the smartwatch game, releasing its first attempt, the Fossil Q Founder back in 2015. More recently, its second-generation smartwatches were upgraded to Android Wear 2.0, giving them most of the same functionality as the new LG Watch Sport — excluding the hardware limitations.

This week, at the Baselworld watch and jewellery  [Read More…]

This could be a joke, but it’s not! Fossil intros 300 new smartwatches

Google unveiled Android Wear 2.0 last month and ever since we’ve seen a new Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch make a debut on the market almost every week. For example, we just told you about Casio’s limited edition Pro Trek Smart WSD-F20S. Well today Fossil took us by surprise by unveiling a huge portfolio made up […]

Fossil bringing Android Wear 2.0 to all smartwatches on March 15th

According to Business News, Fossil will begin bringing Android Wear 2.0 to all of its smartwatches (for those following at home, that’s the Q Founder, Q Wander, and Q Marshal) starting on March 15th. Unlike most of the other manufacturers out there, Fossil has committed to bringing the update to all of its watches – […]