Foxconn Debuts iPhone-Compatible SmartWatch

Posted June 27, 2013 at 9:44pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 15441 views

Foxconn is showcasing a smartwatch that can be wirelessly connected to the iPhone, reports WantChinaTimes.

The watch can be used to measure a user's vital signs such as respiration and heartbeat, as well as check phone calls and Facebook posts. If your vital signs aren't within the optimal range the device will make suggestions on how to improve them.

"With such a device, you can keep your phone in your pocket and simply check all kinds of messages on your watch," Hon Hai chairman Terry Gou told shareholders.

The company plans to add new features to the device in the future, such as fingerprint detection.

Apple has also been rumored to be making a smartwatch, already dubbed the 'iWatch'.

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LW - June 30, 2013 at 4:47pm
Suggestions like "Jog. Take the stairs instead of the elevator."
Anand - June 28, 2013 at 11:44am
I am waiting for Puse from whitings http://www.withings.com/en/pulse
Rockne1865 - June 28, 2013 at 11:35am
I would like a watch that acts like a password with one off password transfer! A memory stick port to put data into the IPhone there is a lot of things that could put into a watch!
Simon - June 28, 2013 at 5:54am
Screw Foxconn. This is the smart watch everyone should be backing and buying! http://igg.me/p/435159/twtr/3600350
PaulMOGG - June 28, 2013 at 1:20am
Looking forward to a smart watch that does things that are useful to our daily lives ... also that we are able to choose what we want on the smart watch in the way if apps
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