Sony SmartWatch 2 is the second generation smartwatch from japanese manufacturer Sony featuring Google’s Android OS. In terms of design, it is similar to company’s first SmartWatch and does supports all the functions of its predecessor. The Sony SmartWatch 2 features a 1.6-inch dust and water resistant (IP57 certified) display with resolution of 220 x 176 pixels. For connectivity, it supports Bluetooth 3.0 and NFC technology. Users can easily pair SmartWatch 2 to any Android device running Android 4.0 or higher. Sony claims that SmartWatch 2 has the battery life of up to four days on moderate use. Sony is offering a stainless steel wristband with SmartWatch 2 and can also be swapped with any other 24mm strap. There is no information on the pricing but Sony SmartWatch 2 is expected to go on sale across the world in September 2013. The Sony SmartWatch 2 will compete against other smartwatches like Samsung Galaxy SmartWatch and Apple iWatch . Stay tuned for more updates or follow @harrym20 on Twitter.
Update : Sony Smartwatch 2 will be available to purchase in UK from Clove for £120. The retailer will be start shipping the second generation SmartWatch 2 from July 15th.
Update : Clove updated its shipping schedule for second generation SmartWatch 2. It will now start shipping from September 9th.