• Fossil Sport puts latest Wear 3100 chip in colorful smartwatch

    9 days ago - By SlashGear

    With Wear OS receiving a redesign back in September, a few manufacturers have been looking to leverage the OS in new devices. Fossil is one of those manufacturers, today announcing a new smartwatch simply called Fossil Sport. Customization is the name of the game here, as the Fossil Sport is launching in six colors with what Fossil describes as “endless”...
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  • Fossil Taps the Snapdragon 3100 Wear for Its New Sport Watch

    Fossil Taps the Snapdragon 3100 Wear for Its New Sport Watch

    9 days ago - By Phone Scoop

    Fossil today announced a new Wear OS-based smartwatch that is among the first to ship with Qualcomm's Snapdragon 3100 Wear platform and the latest version of Wear OS. Qualcomm announced the system-on-a-chip, which makes big gains in maximizing battery life, earlier this year. Fossil says in normal mode the Sport can last more than a full day, while battery saver mode extends uptime to closer to three days. The Fossil Sport comes in 43mm and 41mm sizes with a swim proof aluminum/nylon casing. It is sold in more than a half-dozen colors and supports swappable straps. Other features include...
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  • Fossil Sport Smartwatch debuts as second Snapdragon Wear 3100 watch

    Fossil Sport Smartwatch debuts as second Snapdragon Wear 3100 watch

    9 days ago - By Pocketnow

    The Snapdragon Wear 3100 debuted on the Montblanc Summit 2 last month. Now the Fossil Sport Smartwatch is the second wearable featuring Qualcomm's Wear 3100 platform, running Google's redesigned Wear OS. It is aimed towards people that have an active lifestyle and the image behind the promotional campaign for the watch will be model, marathoner, and entrepreneur Candice Huffine.
    The Fossil Sport Smartwatch comes is two sizes: 41- and 43mm. It features a nylon case with aluminum topring and pushers, and the battery life claimed is more than 24 hours, and two additional days in the battery...
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  • Fossil Sport smartwatch goes official with Qualcomm's latest chipset and a reasonable price point

    Fossil Sport smartwatch goes official with Qualcomm's latest chipset and a reasonable price point

    9 days ago - By Phone Arena

    It's hard to take Google's Wear OS software platform seriously in the Apple-dominated smartwatch market when so many recent releases have come powered by an almost three year-old processor.
    In fact, until today, only one wearable device was packing Qualcomm's hot new Snapdragon Wear 3100 chip. Now there are two such products you can purchase in the US as Play Store-accessing Apple Watch alternatives, and the Fossil Sport is pretty aggressively priced.
    At $255, this minimalistically designed timepiece is cheaper than Samsung's Galaxy Watch (even ...
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  • Fossil's latest Wear OS smartwatch adds longer battery life for $255 - CNET

    9 days ago - By CNET

    Fossil Sport gets Qualcomm's new 3100 chip and GPS, available now.
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  • Fossil's new Wear OS smartwatch packs a ton of features, plus Qualcomm's next-gen chipset

    Fossil's new Wear OS smartwatch packs a ton of features, plus Qualcomm's next-gen chipset

    9 days ago - By TheBoyGeniusReport

    Fossil is announcing a new addition to its lineup of wearables today, the Fossil Sport - a Wear OS smartwatch that the company says is its lightest, among its most colorful to date and also sports the newest wearable chipset from Qualcomm.
    Among the bevy of new technology features, the Fossil Sport is based on the recently launched Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 platform that uses what Qualcomm describes as an ultra-low power system architecture. One that's meant to make smartwatches more useful and support longer battery life. Additionally, the Fossil Sport also features a new...
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  • Fossil Sport smartwatch: Everything you need to know

    Fossil Sport smartwatch: Everything you need to know

    9 days ago - By Digital Trends

    Fossil has released its first-ever smartwatch featuring Qualcomm's Snapdragon Wear 3100. The Fossil Sport comes packed with a heart rate monitor, built-in GPS, NFC, and Google's latest version of Wear OS. Here's everything you need to know.
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  • Fossil launches Fossil Sport, a Wear OS smartwatch running the Snapdragon 3100

    Fossil launches Fossil Sport, a Wear OS smartwatch running the Snapdragon 3100

    9 days ago - By GSMArena

    Today, Fossil announces its latest smartwatch simply called: the Fossil Sport. The fitness-oriented Wear OS device will run the latest version of Wear OS with a revamped fitness and navigation UI. It also has Qualcomm's latest Snapdragon Wear 3100 chip that replaces the far-outdated 2100 chip.
    The Fossil Sport has a 350 mAh battery and comes in six body colors and there are 28 available silicone strap colors. There are also two sizes 41mm and 43mm with 18mm or 22mm bands, respectively, and the watch cases are made of aluminum and nylon which keeps the weight down. The newly redesigned...
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  • Fossil Sport Smartwatch debuts with new Wear 3100 chip and Wear OS

    Fossil Sport Smartwatch debuts with new Wear 3100 chip and Wear OS

    9 days ago - By The Verge

    Fossil has announced its first smartwatch with a Snapdragon 3100 chip and Google's redesigned Wear OS. The wearable, called the Sport Smartwatch, comes in six different colors - gray, pink, red, blue, green, and black - in both 41mm and 43mm sizes. There's also a wide range of silicone straps that are interchangeable and water-resistant.
    Fossil is emphasizing the Sport Smartwatch's ambient mode, integrated heart rate sensor, 350mAh battery , as well as NFC and GPS capabilities, which are all supposed to be improved from the watch's last generation - though there are few details right now...
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  • Someone Finally Made a Good Android Watch

    Someone Finally Made a Good Android Watch

    9 days ago - By Tom's Guide

    With a faster processor and the latest Wear OS software, Fossil's new Android smartwatch could be the best yet.
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  • Fossil Sport watch announced with Wear 3100 and ultra lightweight body

    Fossil Sport watch announced with Wear 3100 and ultra lightweight body

    9 days ago - By Android Central

    The Sport is available now for $255.
    Fossil is one of the biggest supporters of Google's Wear OS platform, and today, the company announced its latest smartwatch offering as the Fossil Sport.
    Fossil's watches are typically designed with fashion in mind, but the Sport is all about being as functional as can be. Not only is it the lightest watch Fossil's ever made, but thanks to its aluminum and nylon case, Fossil says that the Fossil Sport is the "lightest smartwatch to date."
    The Sport is available in two case sizes and is powered by Qualcomm's new Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor. Announced...
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  • Fossil just introduced one of the most colorful and powerful smartwatches yet - take a look

    Fossil just introduced one of the most colorful and powerful smartwatches yet - take a look

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    Fossil just debuted what it's calling its most colorful smartwatch ever - and it might be its most powerful, too.
    The watchmaker on Thursday unveiled the Fossil Sport, a $255 smartwatch that comes in six colors and has two standout internal features: the new Wear OS , Google's new smartwatch operating system; and the new Snapdragon Wear 3100 chip, which should give the watch better battery life and new abilities.
    Fossil says the new watch is aimed at a "design-conscious consumer," which is why the company opted for so many colors. Typically, smartwatches only come in two or three options...
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  • Fossil Sport smartwatch is the first to use Wear 3100 and it's just £250

    Fossil Sport smartwatch is the first to use Wear 3100 and it's just £250

    9 days ago - By Pocket-lint

    Fossil has launched a smartwatch with a Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100, making it the first wearable to come to market with that new chip. This is a Wear OS watch described as "the lightest smartwatch to date ". It features integrated heart rate, NFC, and GPS capabilities. It also has a a battery saving mode, supports a range of 28 colourful silicone straps, and is geared toward health and activity enthusiasts. As typical, there are two sizes to choose from - 41mm and 43mm - both of which come with a nylon and aluminium case. As for the Snapdragon Wear 3100, it is the latest wearable chip...
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  • Fossil gets active with Sport smartwatch

    9 days ago - By Engadget

    American watchmaker Fossil has a new smartwatch that it's adding to its extensive lineup of wearables: the Fossil Sport. The watch, which is targeted at folks with an active lifestyle, is powered by the brand new Snapdragon 3100 platform and runs the...
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