Sports watches has just been announced and while it sounds like a full-featured multisport GPS watch, the real focus seems to be on the battery, Suunto claims that its new smart watches wearable can last up to 120 hours with GPS on.
The Suunto 9 sports watches has just been announced and while it sounds like a full-featured multisport GPS watch, the real focus seems to be on the battery.
Suunto claims that its new smart watches wearable can last up to 120 hours with GPS on, which would see it beat most rival devices. That’s apparently partially achieved via Suunto’s ‘FusedTrack’ algorithm, which combines GPS and motion sensor data, allowing you to lower the GPS power (and therefore its battery drain) without significantly lowering the accuracy.
But the Suunto 9 sports watches isn’t just long-lasting, its battery is also smart and customizable, Smart watches as there are three different modes , delivering different amounts of life, as well as the ability to create custom battery modes according to your needs.
The Suunto 9 also gives an estimate of how much battery life you have left in the current mode whenever you start a recording, and it can use smart reminders to make sure you never run out mid-marathon.
These reminders aren’t just based on the current battery life, but also on your activity history – so if, for example, it can predict that you’re likely to use the heavily the next day it might warn you to juice it up or change the battery mode first.
Sports watches Feature-filled
Of course, a long-lasting battery is only useful if this is a device that you’ll want to use to begin with, but the Suunto 9 sounds promising on that front, as it has over 80 different sport modes, a heart rate monitor, full GPS route navigation, a storm alarm and more.
Sports watches also compatible with the Suunto app, letting you easily track and share all your activity, as well as getting call, message and other notifications on your wrist.
This smart watches sounds like it’s built to last as well, as it has a stainless steel bezel and buttons, sapphire crystal glass and a robust case, it’s sports watch along with a silicone strap.