Acer has announced its new smart fitness watch called Leap Ware. It was unveiled today at next@acer global press conference.
The smartwatch features in 1.6-inch (42mm) screen with Cornign Gorilla Glass SR+ scratch resistant glass on top. It reduces visible scratches while maintaining superior damage resistance.
Moreover, Acer Leap Ware is IPX7 3 rated for water resistance. It can also survive an unexpected torrential downpour. There is a LED light inside that illuminates with a press of a button.
The smartwatch bands are also interchangeable and are compatible with any 20mm (0.7-inch) watch band, allowing users to customize according to their personal choices.
In terms of design, it has a polished stainless steel circular frame with with minimalistic design. Under the hood is a MediaTek MT2523 chipset and MT2511 bio-sensing chips.
The Leap Ware smart fitness watch can monitor hear rate, stress/ fatigue levels, stamina, exposure to ultraviolet rays etc. This is possible due to its diverse fitness tracking features and array of sensors inside.
The batter inside offers 3 to 5 days of battery life. This smart fitness watch is compatible with most and Android and iOS smartphones and can be paired using Liquid Life application.
Once paired, users can see who’s calling, texting and use phone’s display as a dashboard to analyse data. The Liquid Life app allows users to set daily goals, get notifications to coach them and stay motivated.
Apart from this, the app has Power Coins which can be collected by doing number of activities like running for number of days etc. They are redeemable in Liquid Life Market for various items, rewards and discounts.
The Acer Leap Ware price starts at $139 and will be available in North America in July. EMEA regions will get it in Q3 with price starting at €139. Taiwanese markets will get Leap ware in August for NT$ 4,990.
MH Wang, General Manager, Smart Device Products, IT Products Business, Acer Incorporated said –
As the pace of modern lifestyles become ever more hectic, people demand technology that can keep them on track and motivated to pursue their goals, The new Acer Leap Ware is designed to act as a virtual coach to help people go, track, and share, sending them reminders and alerts when they need them the most.