boAt a homegrown company, introduces an inexpensive Alexa-enabled wristwatch. BoAt, a local earwear, and wearables company announced the introduction of the Xtend wristwatch on Wednesday. The device has a seven-day battery life, over 50 Watch faces, heart rate, SPO2, and sleep tracking, among other features.
Currently, the boAt Xtend is available for Rs 2,999 with a one-year guarantee on Amazon. And the boAt website, according to a statement from the firm.
The wristwatch is equipps with an Alexa speech assistant built-in.
Aman Gupta, the co-founder of boAt, expressed his excitement at the introduction of a smartwatch with built-in Alexa. Which “adds a whole new dimension and set of possibilities to the smartwatch market as a whole.”
The audio brand received about $100 million (over Rs 731 crore) in January from an affiliate of Warburg Pincus. A prominent global private equity firm, with the proceeds going toward expanding production and expanding internationally.
Because of the substantial investment, boAt. Which has emerged as the leading brand in India’s true wireless stereo (TWS) industry. Will be able to further solidify and expand its market position while also expanding its research and development capabilities and product range.
In addition to inbuilt sensors and health monitors such as a stress monitor, oxygen saturation monitor, heart-rate monitor (with step counter), sleep monitor, and a daily activity tracker, according to the firm, the boAt XTEND wristwatch also has a daily activity tracker.
The gadget is equipped with a bright LCD display that provides excellent outside visibility. In order to provide you with a seamless experience, it has a 1.69-inch square “capacitive display.”
Xtend is available in the following colors: Olive Green, Sandy Cream, Pitch Black, and Deep Blue.
In addition, the wristwatch provides notification alerts for calls, messages, alarms, hydration, and third-party social networking applications, among other things.
The boAt Xtend is equipped with a 300mAh battery that can last for up to a week on a single full recharge.
According to the manufacturer, the watch has a 5ATM water resistance rating, which means it can withstand immersion in water up to 50 meters deep for 30 minutes.