In an early post I waxed poetically (and enviably) about the new Activité watch; the fitness-activity tracker that looks like a real (i.e., pricey, analog) watch. With its French design, Swiss craftsmanship and $450 price tag, it quickly went to my WANT IT / CAN’T HAVE IT list. Now Withings, the company that produced the original, has created a mass consumer version, named Activité Pop.
For more on this yummy and more affordable variant, read on.
To borrow from ‘Taylor Swift’, We will never ever ever …wear an iWatch (despite how cool we secretly think they look). So we are really excited by the new #androidwear coming out in time to vie for your holiday bonus bucks. Here’s a peek at the ASUS model, expected in to hit stores next week.
The Activité, by Withings, is a fashionable analog device (designed in France, and built in Switzerland), that leverages a retro design, while offering the activity and gps-enabled features of wearble-tech gadgets. And it looks smart, without looking like a smartwatch.