Google Pixel Watch 2, health at heart

Google presented at the same time as its new Pixel 8 and Pixel 8 Pro smartphones the latest iteration of its range of connected watches, the Google Pixel Watch 2.

The Pixel Watch 2 smartwatch from Google, available in Wi-Fi and/or 4G version, is equipped with a new multi-point heart rate sensor which, combined with Google's AI algorithms, allows frequency tracking and measurement noticeably more accurate and reliable heart rate compared to the first generation, combined with, among other things, sleep tracking and high and low heart rate notifications.

Google Pixel Watch 2, 100% recycled aluminum case and up to 24 hours of battery life

Also note the addition of a body response sensor and a skin temperature sensor allowing the integration of the most advanced stress management features to date from Fitbit, partner of the Pixel Watch 2. The watch features a lightweight case made from 100% recycled aluminum, and the curved protective glass is even thinner than before, without sacrificing strength. Battery life is up to 24 hours, even with Always-on mode enabled, and it only takes 80 minutes to fully charge the watch.

Google Pixel Watch 2, a medical assistant on the wrist

The Pixel Watch 2 is an ally in terms of security with fall detection, the on-board distress beacon which allows your loved ones to monitor your movements in real time, or the sharing of personal medical information such as blood group, allergies or other conditions with emergency services.

Immediately available with perforated metallic or sport bracelets and a multitude of colors: Polished Silver/Azure Blue, Matte Black/Volcanic Black, Champagne Gold/Green Sage and Polished Silver/Porcelain (see photo above). Includes six months of Fitbit Premium membership and one month trial of YouTube Music Premium.

Reminder of the key characteristics of the Google Pixel Watch 2:

• OS: Wear OS OS4

• Screen: Oled 1.2'' (3 cm)

• Coating: Gorilla Glass 5

• Resolution: 450 x 450 pixels (320 ppi)

• Housing: 41 mm

• Connectivity: GPS, Glonass, Galileo, BDS, QZSS

• Processor: Qualcomm 5100

• Graphics chip: Cortex-M33

• Ram memory: 2 GB

• Flash memory: 32 GB

• Function(s): IP68, UWB (Ultra Wide Band) compatible , electroencephalogram, blood pressure measurement, sleep monitoring, skin temperature

• Bluetooth 5.0 compatibility

• Wi-Fi n and/or 4G compatibility(s)

• NFC compatibility

• Battery: 306 mAh, fast charge (80% in 5 minutes)

• Dimensions (L x H x D, mm): 41 x 41 x 12.3 mm

• Weight: 31 g