Along with Puma smartwatch Fossil group unveiled two more smartwatches under its umbrella, the Diesel On Axial and Emporio Armani Connected Smartwatch 3. Both of this smartwatches have the features of a Fossil fifth generation smartwatch. While the Diesel watch has a typically rugged, industrial look, the Armani watch has a sleek, modern look.
Diesel On Axial Smartwatch
This smartwatch has looks in line with Diesel’s traditional watches with three models to choose from. It has a metallic design with option of gunmetal, silver and bronzed stainless steel models. It has interchangeable black leather, blue denim and stainless steel straps so you can customize it according to your taste. It is 12mm thick with a 44mm watch dial housing a 1.28-inch AMOLED display having 328ppi resolution.
It is powered by latest Snapdragon 3100 processor and has Google’s Wear OS at heart. It has got a built-in speaker to take calls and listen to music without headphones. It also has large 8GB storage for all music and apps and an extended battery life with new extended battery mode. It can be used for multiple days with features like heart rate and notifications and can last for up to 24 hours with full usage. You also get access to Goggle Pay and Google Assistant on this.
Along with Google’s software features there are also some extra additions by Diesel like quick access to features like activity tracking and music control as well as more customizable watch faces like “Information Tunnel” which gives a 3-D like effect to the face. The Diesel On Axial will be priced $350 and will be available worldwide from October 2019.
Emporio Armani Connected Smartwatch 3
The Armani Smartwatch 3 has all the features of fifth generation Fossil smartwatches like the Diesel On Axial. It has a fashionable looking black body with an aluminum casing and a 22mm interchangeable black silicon strap. You can choose from a variety of colored finishes and a model featuring a metal mono-band strap. The 44mm watch body houses 1.28-inch, 328ppi AMOLED display and is 2mm thick.
It has a sleeker design compared to previous versions of Connected series smartwatches. Rest it has all the features of Axial smartwatch like GPS, Google Pay, speakers etc. Armani has also added some watch faces featuring its eagle logo to maintain the ‘Armani’ theme. Apps like Spotify and Cardiogram for heart health also comes pre loaded in it. It will also be available from October 2019 and will come with a price tag of $275.