iMCO Watch – World’s first Alexa smartwatch, launched in India

iMCO Watch – World’s first Alexa smartwatch, launched in India

First unveiled in April last year, iMCO launched the Amazon Alexa-powered CoWatch globally in September. Since, the company has rebranded the smartwatch to the iMCO Watch. On Friday, the company announced its availability in India. Priced at INR 13,900, the iMCO Watch is available to buy from e-commerce site in two color variants – Mineral Silver and Carbon Black.

The iMCO Watch smartwatch brings mostly all of Amazon Alexa’s voice-based assistant functionality, which includes asking for the local weather, controlling your smart home, and looking up information like news or ordering online. iMCO Watch users will be able to activate Alexa by pressing down the crown button or by tapping the Alexa icon on the display.

It comes with some decent specs, such as a 400 x 400 pixel AMOLED display, 1.2 GHz dual-core processor, 1 GB RAM, and 8 GB inbuilt storage space. It even sports a heart rate sensor. The company is also touting dust and water resistance, apart from the presence of an accelerometer, gyroscope, and magnetometer. The smartwatch runs on Android-based OS called Cronologics, which is iMCO’s own product, developed by former Google and Android developers.

The smartwatch is made entirely of stainless steel barring the display and ceramic ring. A single button is present on the side that is used to turn the display on or off.


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