The Facebook smartwatch will be released next year and can be used independently of our smartphone.
In the past few years, Facebook has grown a hardware manufacturer And after the Oculus virtual reality glasses and portal video calling devices, the American giant is now working on bringing them to market Your own Android smartwatch focused on social networks and sports.
That’s all we know about the Facebook smartwatch so far
This social network movement comes after Google completed its purchase of Fitibit, the sportswear company, earlier this year tried to buy Facebook itself in 2019.
The company, headed by Marc Zuckenberg, wants to compete with the future Google Smartwatch and the Apple Watch with a device that aims to communicate with our friends and family Sending quick messages through Facebook platforms and track our daily physical activity to be able Connect this watch to other fitness equipmentlike Peleton’s intelligent exercise bike.
According to the sources consulted, this smartwatch is would work with an open source version of Google’s Android software although the social network would already develop its own operating system for its devices.
Another aspect of the Facebook smartwatch is that it has own cellular connection to be able to connect to the internet without being dependent on our smartphone.
The Smartwatch from Marck Zuckenberg will be released next year and from the social network they are so sure of their success that they are already preparing a second generation of your smartwatch that just a year later it would see the light.
Finally, and according to the sources consulted, The price of the Facebook smartwatch will be very similar to the cost of production, although we’ll have to wait for it to be officially launched to see if it’s competitive enough to Fight against Google and Apple.