Google’s first smartwatch likely to feature Samsung’s 4-Year-Old Exynos 9110 SoC
Google recently hosted its I/O 2022 event this week where it unveiled its Pixel Watch alongside the company’s first smartwatch the Pixel 6a. Google has confirmed that the wearable will be available in the US market starting this fall.
Now, ahead of the official launch, a new report has suggests that Google Pixel Watch will pack Samsung’s four-year-old Exynos 9110 processor. The Exynos 9110 SoC debuted in 2018 with the Galaxy Watch.
The Google Pixel Watch will sport a circular domed design with swappable wrist bands and will also feature Fitbit integration for enhanced fitness tracking support.
According to 9 to 5 google, the Google Pixel Watch will be powered by the Samsung Exynos 9110 SoC, a chip that debuted with the original Galaxy Watch in 2018. The possibel reason Google might use this chip is that the watch has been in the making for a long time now, said the report. Let us tell you that the Exynos 9110 SoC is a 10nm chip and has two Cortex-A53 cores.
Google teased the Pixel Watch at its at I/O 2022. However, the company did not revealed the launch date and price details at the event. The Pixel Watch that has a stainless-steel build, has been conformed to run the latest Wear OS UI and features a circular display with minimal bezels and curved glass protection. The watch will have more fluid navigation and smart notifications. Google has packed customisable, swappable wrist bands on the Pixel Watch.
In addition, the Pixel Watch will come integrated with Fitbit, Google Assistant supports, Google Maps, and Google Wallet. It can be used as a remote for compatible smart home devices using the Home app for Wear OS. It can help wearer to keep track of their health with heart rate tracking and sleep monitoring. Users can also see their active zone minutes when working out and track their stats and progress against different fitness goals.
Users can also connect Pixel Watch with the Find My Device app to locate their misplaced Pixel phone, earbuds, or any other supported devices on a map available on their wrist.