It's no wonder that wearables these days are getting better as time goes by and with the technology we have today, I for one am not surprised of what can be done with it. I'm sure many of you may have already anticipated wearables that's flexible or in this case, a flexible display smartwatch.
WOVE BAND SMARTWATCH
I’ve been following Wove’s news slightly over a year ago and have been waiting to see this flexible smartwatch on the wrist of techie geek consumers (especially on my wrist - *wink*) and I would really love to see if this really IS the way of the future of things to come.
Wove Band is made by Polyera Digital Fabric Technology, a company that was founded on 29th August 2005 and its mission is to bring next-generation flexible electronics to the world. Let’s take a look at what Wove is all about.
The Wove 0.1 Band is made with Polyera Digital Fabric Technology and E-Ink electronic ink film
1040px by 200px
1.0GHz Freescale i.MX7 Dual-Core ARM Cortex-A7
4GB storage with 512MB RAM
30mm x 156mm
9 Axis Motion Sensor (Accelerometer, Gyroscope)
ERM Vibration Motor
- Always-on display -
- Flexible multi-touch display -
- When off the wrist, Wove becomes an ambient display for your environment -
- Wove's matte display surface has natural presence -
- Wove runs compositions (aka "comps") which are like apps but made for wearing -
- Wove lets you create comps that combine aesthetics and utility in entirely new ways -
Looks pretty interesting, doesn't it? According to the company, they will be able to start shipping by mid 2016 - which is just around the corner. Be sure to keep a look out for Wove Band Flexible SmartWatch.