We have been eagerly awaiting the arrival of the Oppo Watch because it launched in China in March – however after confirming the machine would come to Europe, Oppo has fallen silent on the matter.
Nevertheless, a brand new rumor suggests the watch will likely be launched globally, and even offers us a date – and the rumor additionally claims that the worldwide model of the Oppo Watch may see a significant change in comparison with the Chinese model.
In line with Android Authority, the Oppo Watch will likely be unveiled on July 31, however working Google’s Put on OS platform, as an alternative of Oppo’s personal ColorOS as within the Chinese model.
The watch was launched in Germany just lately – the primary market exterior China – which makes it believable that Oppo is constructing as much as a wider launch for the machine.
A bit of a downgrade
Smartwatch followers may be dismayed on the second piece of reports, although – that the Oppo Watch may come working Put on OS.
In contrast to Google’s Android OS for telephones and tablets, its wearables OS is not as widespread an working system. It has comparatively restricted health features (with an enormous breadth of tracked actions, however not a lot in-depth or bespoke monitoring), there’s not a lot customization out there, and it’s extremely power-hungry, with Put on OS watches not often lasting greater than a day between fees.
We did not know an excessive amount of about ColorOS, which the Chinese Oppo Watch launched with, however many smartphone followers would possible fairly have tried out that new working system fairly than sticking to a well-recognized however not notably spectacular one.
If Oppo does launch its first world smartwatch within the coming days or perhaps weeks, TechRadar will make sure to convey you the information because it occurs.