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Fossil announces Q Control Gen 3 Sport smartwatch

The popular watch brand Fossil launched another smartwatch called Q Control. Powered by the Snapdragon Wear 2100 and running the Android Wear 2.0 OS, the Q Control is the newest addition to the Gen 3 portfolio of Fossil.


Fossil Q Control Gen 3
Fossil Q Control Gen 3
Fossil Q Control Gen 3
Fossil Q Control Gen 3

Fossil Q Control Gen 3

The Fossil Q Control has a circular face with 45 mm diameter. The straps are silicone and are removable, making the watch compatible with standard 20mm straps. RAM is 768 MB, while the internal memory is 4 GB. The device also has 5 ATM water resistance rating, making it suitable for swimming.

Android Wear 2.0 makes the Q Control compatible with operating systems newer than Android 4.3 or iOS 9. The connection with the phone is through Bluetooth 4.1, but theres no Wi-Fi support.


Fossil Q Control Gen 3
Fossil Q Control Gen 3
Fossil Q Control Gen 3
Fossil Q Control Gen 3

Fossil Q Control Gen 3

On the back of the circular body a heart rate sensor is placed next to the four metallic charging pins. The watch has a small LED light and a microphone for talking to Google Assistant and making calls.

Fossil also implemented touch-sensitive bezel that allows scrolling through the options on Android Wear 2.0 similarly to the Gear S series by Samsung.

Fossil has put up the Q Control Gen 3 Sport smartwatch on its website for sale. The price is $275 with free shipping in the US.

Source | Via