The theory went, that chips sets, and memory would always be made in the US along with antennas and so China’s power to influence could be controlled either through supply to demand of cost. Slowly but surely over many years the wheels have fallen off this theoretical wagon.
Yes also it is intriguing to see what budget busting features that the Chinese come up with on a regular basis. But we need to remember that all (most) of us just need a watch that we can afford to, and will wear on a daily basis, and that will need to put up with the bumps and bangs of daily life.
There is also a big nod to the work that Xiaomi has been putting in with their own virtual assistant (Xiao Ai), this will be their first equipment designed to interact with the technology.
Misfit, have for a number of years produced a broad range of models all aimed at specific sectors of the smartwatch market, all with just enough functions within to meet the demands of that particular customer. All incredibly well received by a small but knowledgeable customer base.
For a very limited time only, Misfit, are offering their whole range at a massive $50 off!!
Garmin have produced 5 serious watches, in 5 differing specialist areas and have produced a line of inter-related instruments aimed at those who take these activities seriously
These are not your every day $250 smartwatch, they are very specialised, seriously advanced pieces of machinery, calibrated in minute detail towards specific sports. But they are very, very sexy too.
The opportunities have been rare since the launch of the Fitbit Charge 3 Activity tracker, to get at them on the cheap
In a valley called Silicon, which was a bit of a Hippy commune where everyone was happy and shared all of their ideas, and played together nicely.
Premier league stars invest in performance tracking company
Hold on to your hats, 6G is around the corner.
Take a look at the next gen AppleWatch.