Tommy Hilfiger and Hugo Boss are the latest fashion brands to announce Android Wear watches – The Verge

Hugo Boss and Tommy Hilfiger are the latest fashion firms to announce their very own Android Wear watches at Baselworld 2017. The information continues the development we’ve been seeing of fashion brands stepping up to fill the gaps in the wearables market brought on by an absence of recent fashions from established tech firms like Motorola.

Hugo Boss’ watch — the Contact — seems to be a bit extra formal and seems to have a leather-based band choice, which is good. According to Wareable, the Contact will provide NFC however no coronary heart price sensor. However given the fashion going through look, it’s most likely not the form of watch you’d put on on a run anyway. The Contact is expected to cost $395 when it hits the market in August.

In the meantime, the Tommy Hilfiger TH24/7You (in one in all the worst product names I’ve ever encountered), according to the fashion model, is a bit more casually styled, with a steel hyperlink bracelet. The TH24/7You is cheaper than the Contact, at $299, though it lacks each NFC or a coronary heart price monitor.

Sadly, neither watch has a number of particulars when it comes to specs proper now. They each do run Android Wear, however precise data on the — together with dimension, which is a significant situation in most Wear gadgets on the market — have but to be introduced.

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