We don’t often write about the smart watch market because, well, beyond Apple sometimes there isn’t a lot new to talk about. However, Movado’s newest Connect 2.0 next generation timepieces definitely a worthy contender. The watch features cutting-edge design and incorporates the latest Wear OS by Google™ technology. Created for men and women in 40mm and 42mm sizes, there are 15 different styles to choose from.
The new Movado Connect 2.0 has a host of extra features as well, and retails starting at $495. In watchmaking terms, its is sold with an interchangeable strap in leather, fabric and metal. The distinctive AMOLED screen is always on and the brand has developed hundreds of customizable dial variations, that encompass almost any of Movado’s design aesthetics. On the smart watch side, it offers access to thousands of apps, programmable pushers, a microphone and the Google Assistant enhances the smartwatch user experience.
For those on the go, the Activity Tracking with Google Fit™, GPS, and Heart Rate Monitor programs will be sure to entice you. Additionally, the watch offers NFC Payments with Google Pay™, Notifications, Music Control & Storage, Google Assistant, and more. Other features include Rotating Smart Crown, Programmable Pushers, 2-4 Day Battery Life w/ Time Only Mode, Accelerometer, Ambient Light, Gyroscope, Altimeter, 8 GB Storage, 1 GB Memory, Qualcomm Snapdragon 3100 Processor.
“We are excited to present the new Movado Connect 2.0 collection,” stated Efraim Grinberg, Chairman & CEO, Movado Group. “These are beautifully designed smartwatches enhanced with Google’s cutting-edge technology. Movado has always been dedicated to pushing the boundaries of modern design and innovation. This collection does just that by offering new and exciting ways of telling time through the marriage of iconic design and state of the art functionality.”