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The Smartwatches are the new face of the future tech. One cannot simply ignore the possibilities of seeing a smartwatch on their hands instead of the same old watches. These wearable are not just the time telling gadget, it is practically infused with the whole lot of features.

The market for smartwatches is rapidly increasing due to the success of already available products in the market. It seems like every brand in the field is trying to release their own version of smart watches in a hope to capture the huge market sales and varieties of smartwatches are going to be released in 2016. Let’s take a look at the upcoming smartwatches in 2016.

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Upcoming Smartwatches in 2016

1. Apple Watch 2

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The first smart watch from Apple, known as Apple Watch was unveiled in the year 2014 and it was out in the market in 2015. Though expensive, the watch as a huge success in the market. This time, Apple seems to have a break that procedure and the company are going to announce the next device- Apple Watch 2 in March. Rumors are that watch will have a face time feature, Wi-Fi connectivity so that users can receive text and email notifications ad many more.

Release date: April 2016

2. Blocks

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The Blocks modular smartwatch is one of the most anticipated gadgets this year since it is relatively new brand and users are excited to see what the gadget can offer. After getting a huge support from the Kickstarter campaign, there is not much detailed information about the product yet.

The device is known to have 1.4 inch with 320 x 320 screen display, a bit disappointing battery life of just 1.5 days, and supported by Snapdragon 400 processor. It is expected to hit the market in mid of 2016. Unless there is no official unveiling, there is not much information about Blocks smartwatch.

 Release date: May 2016

3. Casio Smart Outdoor Watch

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If there is one device that has really changed the concept of Smartwatches, then this is the one. Unveiling at the CES, the Casio smart watch captured a lot of attention due to some of its magnificent feats. The watch is known to be waterproof, shockproof, and vibration proof, making it a tough gadget in the market.

It has also been certified by Military Standards. It has 1.32 inch LCD display and another monochrome display. The second display is installed to save the battery life for longer usage.

Release date: April 2016

4. Samsung Triathlon

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Much like the Samsung Gear 2, the anticipated smart watch from Samsung may be the ultimate fitness tracker. It is rumored to be the next gen of fitness device from the Samsung. It has a round metal frame and the bezel is known to be rotating. It is known to have all the features of a fitness tracker like heart rate monitoring, steps, and calories tracker, etc. From the looks, the tracker is known to be tough and can be worn for rugged use as well. February 2016 is the official date of the release of the smart watch.

Release date: February 2016

5. HTC Smart Watch

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With so many rumors going around this device, there is no official date as of yet. The watch was supposed to release in February, but now the expected date has been shifted to mid-2016. As per the rumors, the watch has a 360 x 360 display with some awesome features.

At first, the HTC was not really interested in venturing the smart watch market, since they felt that there isn’t enough interest of the people. Being late in the competition, the stakes are high and this watch would definitely be on the radar, to see it fit for the 2016 standards.

Release date: April 2016

 

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6. New Balance Android Wear

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Everyone may have heard of the sporting giant, but hardly anyone would have expected that the sports brand has announced the smart watch at the CES 2106. This smart watch can be described as the perfect fitness tracker as it is solely designed for athletes and fitness enthusiasts.

It is assumed that device as built-in GPS and free music listening platform through Android phone. The gadget is being built by the collaboration of Intel and Google. It is surely going to catch a lot of attention once it hit the market soon.

Release date: December 2016

 7. Razer Nabu Watch

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Razer is a brand that is not known to the common people, however if you are in the computing field, then it is a huge name. At CES 2016, Razer introduced its new innovation called as Nabu watch. The device is known to come in 2 different designs with 2 different screens.

The backlight is meant for features like a stopwatch, alarms, automatic phone sync feature, etc. The other display can be used to receive notifications like texts and other call alerts. Using the accelerometer, one can easily keep the track of the sleep habits. Well, this might be great news for the gym addicts.

Release date: February 2016

8. Omate Rise

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Omate Rise is filled with an immense amount of anticipation like no other and rightly so as well. The smart watch from Omate has 3G compatibility, GPS, and waterproof features, which will certainly envy a lot of its competitors.

It has 1.3 inch, 360 x 360 display screen and runs on Android 5.1 Lollipop. Apart from the usual features, it has Bluetooth and Wi-Fi connectivity, supported by both iPhone and Android. Everyone is going to keep an eye on this beast.

Release date: May 2016

9. Bluboo Xwatch

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This entry on the list is coming from an unknown brand, so it may not receive huge attention as others on the list, but we have seen enough surprises in the smartphone category that new brands have seemed to surprise and even shock the users with its sales, so Bluboo Xwatch may be that striking light that can capture the attention of the market.

While, there is nothing official about the product except that it has 1.3 inch, 360 x 360 display, with 1.2-GHz processor and 4GB capacity. Whatever the specs, we will only know once it hits the market.There is a huge expectation from the user end, and the competitions are so high with few new brands fighting with the well-known tech leaders.

Release date: May 2016

With all the sales number in the past year, there is a huge expectation from the user end to new smartwatches, and the few new brands already fighting with the well-known tech leaders to occupy the market share. This shows us the future of wearable market growth is promising and lot of innovation are on the way, Let’s be ready for the Upcoming Smartwatches in 2016.

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