The Skagen Falster Gen 6 smartwatch has been launched in India carrying a steep price tag, and an impressive array of features. The Skagen Falster 6 series is based on the Gen 6 smartwatches from Fossil. However, the Fossil Gen 6 adopts a slightly different approach as far as the design is concerned. To recall, the Falster Gen 6 Smartwatch made its debut for Android and iOS users back in August 2021. It is also the first smartwatch to come with the Snapdragon Wear 4100+ platform, which was launched in 2020.
According to the popular watch and jewelry brand, the Snapdragon Wear 4100+ platform offers radically upgraded performance. Aside from this, Skagen claims that it minimizes power consumption. To recall, the Skagen Falster 3 smartwatch was launched in 2020 with the Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform. The Falster Gen 6 will come in a 42mm case size, and in five different styles. These include black case, charcoal, and silver-tone color options. Furthermore, the straps use high-quality stainless steel mesh, leather, and silicone.
Skagen Falster Gen 6 Smartwatch Launched In India
You can even customize them with any 20mm strap or bracelets. Each style will be available for INR 21,995. As per a report by News18, you will be able to place your order through the Skagen official website this month. Now, let’s check out the Skagen Falster Gen 6 smartwatch’s features and key specs. First off, the smartwatch will ship in nylon or a stainless steel case. Furthermore, it has a couple of configurable push buttons and a rotating home button. Upfront, it has a 1.28-inch touchscreen digital display that offers a pixel density of 326 PPI. Moreover, it is swim-proof up to 3ATM.
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The Falster Gen 6 smartwatch boots Google’s WearOS. It is compatible with the new system update, WearOS 3. While the first release of the WearOS 3 was back in 2021, the new Skagen smartwatch will receive it later this year. Aside from this, the Falster Gen 6 will be receiving a myriad of other upgrades that will enhance the overall user experience. The watch has 1GB of RAM and offers 8GB of onboard storage. For connectivity, it offers options like NFC SE, GPS, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth 5.0 LE.
Moreover, the smartwatch has multiple sensors such as the Ambient Light sensor, Off-Body IR, SpO2, PPG heart rate, altimeter, and more. It only takes a little over 30 minutes for the Gen 6 to reach 80 percent charging. On top of that, it comes with Smart Battery Modes by Fossil Group that delivers more than 24 hours of battery life in Extended Battery Mode. Moreover, users can download the WearOS app via Google Play. Lastly, you can make and receive calls on your smartwatch regardless of whether you are using an Android or iOS device.