VivoWatch SP: the keys to the new ASUS watch

VivoWatch SP: the keys to the new ASUS watch

Choose the best smartwatch of 2020 It’s not an easy job: The world of smart watches had its heyday a few years ago and now it seems that a good time can be returned. That is why brands such as ASUS are going to take a step forward with the launch of a smartwatch how the VivoWatch SP, although with its nuances.

The new ASUS VivoWatch SP It will not be a watch of the type of the recently introduced Samsung Galaxy Watch 3, but it will focus on personal health functions, leaving aside other functions that smart watches have.

Asus VivoWatch S smart watch, fitness watch, ...

Asus VivoWatch S smart watch, fitness watch, …

  • Stress Index: Monitor your daily stress levels and heart rate changes.
  • Know Your Heart – Constantly and accurately monitor your heart rates and track your activity.

VivoWatch SP: design

It is a round watch with a box of 53.5 x 46 x 14.2 mm with metal finishes and water resistance, since it is submersible up to 50 meters, for 10 minutes and a maximum pressure of 5 ATM.

Its design is elegant, although it is not a watch for precisely small wrists, since due to size and thickness they are better with medium or large wrists.

It is a watch whose 22 mm strap is released easily and quickly, since it has a system to release it, although you can put any strap as long as it is 22 mm, that is, you do not have to opt for those sold from the brand .

It is a comfortable watch, it is not heavy and there is no problem when wearing it. Indoors it looks very good and outdoors we are forced to have to set the brightness to maximum, although a little more power would have come in this regard.

characteristics

It is a circular clock, as we said above lines, screen commune 1.43 inch TFT LCD touch and in color with a resolution of 320 x 320 pixels.

It does not have Gorilla Glass for protection, but we also do not know what protection this watch uses.

Inside it has a 1 GB RAM and a 1.15 GHz processor, in addition to a 200 mAh battery. ASUS ensures that the battery of the VivoWatch SP it manages to be turned on for no more and no less than 10 days in a row “under normal use”.

This data in real life translates into about 7 or 8 days of real autonomy, a figure higher than many watches that can compete directly with the VivoWatch SP. The good news comes from charging, as it is capable of a full charge in just 30 minutes.

The connection is made through Bluetooth 4.2 and through the ASUS HealthConnect app that is compatible with Android 4.4 or higher and iOS 11 onwards.

Also has ECG sensors (electricity) and PPG (photoplethysmography), gravity sensor, GPS Y altimeter.

VivoWatch SP: the keys to the new ASUS watch

VivoWatch SP: interface and ASUS HealtConnect

ASUS HealthConnect is the app that is used to synchronize the watch with our phone and to configure certain functions of it, but mainly the app collects our health data and displays it on the main screen.