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Sony today revealed the next access in their SmartBand lineup. This is the SmartBand 2, and also it comes with a number of renovations over the original. The health and fitness watch now puts on a heart price sensing unit, which enables you to track your resting and also active heart rates throughout the day.

The gadget supports fundamental alerts by outfitting you with RGB LED lights which blink different colors relying on what type of notice it is, whether that’s a call, e-mail, or content message. It even has standard music control performance – simply tap the clever band to play as well as pause tracks, or to skip to the next song.

Other SmartBand functions include sleep monitoring, an action counter and an alert that goes off when you relocate 10 meters far from your phone (that last one is just readily available for Xperia phone proprietors). It additionally fully charges in simply one hr as well as lasts a complete 2 days on a single fee. Water-dwellers could enjoy IP68 qualification to use their gadgets when going for a swim (as much as 10 meters for as lengthy as HALF AN HOUR, certainly). Not bad.

All your fitness data can be viewed within Sony’s LifeLog app, where you can figure out whether you require much better rest, more exercise or if you merely intend to share data between friends.

Sony states they’ll be bringing this point to 60 countries this year, as well as it must be instead affordable at around $132 when it launches. You’ll have the ability to impediment one in black, white, pink and also indigo, and also it’ll collaborate with any phone running Android 4.4 or higher.