Motorola is not an unknown name to us. They have established their position in the telecommunication industry and gradually conquered every sectors related to it. From telephones to smartphones, Motorola is a true witness of the revolution of technology. They have still kept their presence in the market by being a passionate competitor. Although, none of their latest products was a big hit like other brands like Samsung or Apple but still managed to keep an average sales figure. They are continuing to launch new products in spite of their downgrading market statistics. As a result, there are quite a few products that have been loved by the users.
Motorola Moto 360 Sport ; Image Source: Motorola
Motorola has kept experimenting with new technologies and gadgets to keep their position in this industry. Hence, the smartwatch industry was not skipped by them. Motorola launched their first smartwatch called Moto 360 sport in September 2014. A year later, they released an updated version of the same smartwatch called Moto 360 Sport (2nd Generation).
Motorola Moto 360 Sport; Image Source: Hamza Qayyum
The first thing that comes to our attention is its design. The Motorola Moto 360 has a unique design unlike any other smartwatches. Top smartwatch manufacturing companies like Samsung is going for a more formal and elegant design, where Motorola has gone for comparatively casual and sporty design, which is suitable for any sporty and casual look. The smartwatch comes in different color variations like black, flame orange and white. The main thing of the design is its material. The Motorola Moto 360 sport has a silicone construction. So the design is quite lightweight and comfortable. The Moto 360 sport has two parts- a circular case and a silicone strap. The case is only 11.5mm thick, so the watch is quite stylish and doesn’t look odd to your hand. Besides, the case is 45 mm in diameter, which gives it a large display option. On the other hand, the design is IP67 certified water-resistant, although the watch is not waterproof. Not being waterproof could be risky for your swimming sessions cause the parts may damage by water. Overall, the design is quite great and also greatly functional.
The display comes with AnyLight Hybrid feature; Image Source: Motorola
The most attractive part of the Motorola Moto 360 sport is its display. This watch has a 1.37 inches or 35 mm display with a resolution of 360 x 325 having 263 ppi pixel density. So the display is excellent in terms of its size and resolution. The most exclusive part of the display is, Motorola used an AnyLight Hybrid Display technology to their smartwatch. That means this smartwatch can automatically adjust its brightness detecting the intensity of light. Like the screen will automatically brighten up while exposed to a higher light intensity and lower the brightness if using it in darkness. This feature is truly excellent because you do not have to struggle with the brightness of your watch anymore. Besides, it is actually beneficiary for your eyes cause intense light may cause eye strains to your eyes. Another plus point of the display is, it is made of Corning® Gorilla® Glass 3, which makes it quite solid, and the display looks pure black when turned off. So overall this smartwatch has a great display.
Motorola Moto 360 Sport; Image Source: Motorola
This smartwatch comes with elevated internal configurations like an excellent processor and battery. The smartwatch has Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ 400 processor with a quad core 1.2 GHz CPU and Adreno 305 GPU, which is indeed unbelievable considering its only a smartwatch. Besides, it has 4GB of internal storage with 512 MB RAM. The smartwatch has multiple connectivity options like Bluetooth® 4.0 and Wi-Fi. This smartwatch is run by Android Wear operating system which is compatible with both iOS and Android devices. The Motorola Moto 360 sport has a 300 mAh battery which is capable of providing a full day back up. It supports Wireless charging so the power feature is quite mixed in impression. The battery power could be more considering other smartwatches where other smartwatches have about 2-3 days of battery life. But the Wireless charging feature elevates the power configuration. Apart from that, the internal configuration is quite brilliant as a smartwatch.
This watch is is a complete fitness friend of you; Image Source: Motorola
Like the other smartwatches, this device couldn’t skip the smart and health features. Numerous sensors with various features makes this watch a truly smart gadget. From heart rate tracking to fitness tracking, this smartwatch is complete in smart features. On the top of that, you will get some extra facilities like using your virtual assistant or make a call by its dual digital mics.
Overall, this smartwatch is a true example of complete smart gadget. Although, Motorola hasn’t release any new smartwatches after this one which was released back in 2015. We really hope they will reconsider the production of such brilliant creations of smart gears.