Fossil Gen 6 and Fossil Gen 6 Michael Kors, new Wear OS 3 smartwatches

Fossil's latest smartwatch, the sixth generation or Gen 6, improves many points of its predecessors.

The Gen 6 connected watch from Fossil is the first to use the Qualcomm Snapdragon WearTM 4100+ processor, supported by 1 GB of Ram and 8 GB of storage space. The chip allows in particular a reduction in energy consumption and a selection of energy saving modes, offering up to several days of autonomy. Fast charging allows 80% capacity in just 30 minutes.

Fossil Gen 6, new SpO2 sensor

This new generation offers continuous heart rate monitoring, as well as a new SpO2 sensor. Note a water resistance up to 3 ATM, and compatibility with the new Wear OS 3 (collaboration between Google and Samsung) which will arrive in 2022.

Steve Evans, VPE Chief Brand Officer Fossil Group, has the floor

"We are proud to announce our much anticipated next generation of smartwatches," said Steve Evans, VPE Chief Brand Officer Fossil Group. At Fossil Group, we always strive to provide increased performance and user satisfaction, working in partnership with Qualcomm and Google, and we are excited about the new capabilities that Gen 6 will bring to our users. A faster interface, shorter charge time, and improved health and wellness features are just a few of the benefits that Gen 6 will experience, as our teams continue to innovate and evolve our wallet of connected watches. We also know that being able to customize the styles of connected accessories is crucial for our design-conscious consumers. I am therefore delighted to announce that in addition to the Fossil brand, Michael Kors will soon launch Gen 6 (see photo below). Our Fossil Group innovation teams continue to provide users with the best experience without compromising the design quality of the brands they love. ”

Available in four colors with the 44mm case and three colors with the 42mm case. Indicative price between € 299 and € 329 depending on version.