ASUS ZenWatch 2 Gunmetal Smart Watch Review
ASUS ZenWatch 2 Watch is an Android Wear designed to work specifically with these types of Smartphones using a version not earlier than 4.3. It is also compatible with Apple’s iPhones if you download and install the Android Wear App from the app store.
Android wear is best as it allows you to download and install hundreds of different faces to customize its appearance and express your own style and taste. It also includes the Google Assistant – a voice activated feature that allows you to say “OK Google” and then ask your questions or give it instructions. The Google Assistant requires an internet connection, so you must be in range and you must be connected to the internet for this feature to work.
You can use Google Assistant to give instructions such as ‘Call xxx’ or ‘Set a timer for 10 minutes’ or ‘Track my run’ and it will do as you ask. You can also use Google Assistant questions and it will try to find the answers on the internet – e.g. ‘How’s the traffic on the xxx freeway?’ or ‘What does multifaceted mean?’ or ‘How old is John McEnroe?’
A large, thick and rectangular and looks like a black rectangle on the wrist. The display 2.5D curved Corning Gorilla Glass 3 AMOLED touch screen. all controls are through the touch screen or by voice command using the Google Assistant. It has a soft rubber strap that is easily replaceable by any standard 22mm band.
This smartwatch offers all the standard smartwatch features – apps, navigation, weather, calendar, email, text / messaging, notifications, alarms, timers and much more. It even allows you to see your phone’s battery status – and to make it ring for those times when you have misplaced it and simply can’t find it.
Battery life is around a day, Also has HyperCharge with No hassle just a quick charging – just 15 minutes to a 60% charge from 0% battery level. For this reason, it is the premium pick for the best cheap smartwatch.