those who are still on the fence about purchasing a Smartwatch, Trivoly could
be for you
A 3.0mm thick, disc-shaped wearable
device named Trivoly, fits to the back of most regular watches and transforms
it into a functional Smartwatch. With Trivoly, you no longer have to spend more
for an entirely new Smartwatch that might not fit your lifestyle or wardrobe –
because looking too techy is taboo when it comes to being a fashionista.
Like a Smartwatch, Trivoly will notify
you via means of vibrations and LED lights of messages, social media
notifications and acts as a pedometer. Aside from the basics of a Smartwatch,
Trivoly gives you two other features that many do not. Firstly, control your
music remotely with just a tap. Play, stop or skip to your favourite track, it
pairs with music players like Sonos, Spotify and iTunes.
Secondly, it allows you to control your
camera remotely from up to 7.62m (25 ft.) away! Now you can get more people
into your wefie or capture some hipster oozing landscape while you look into
the distance – not to mention this would also mean that your face will look
In addition to the aforementioned
features, Trivoly is hypo allergic and water resistant – so don’t bother about
bringing it for a swim.
There will be two versions of the
Trivoly, named Trivoly 1 and Trivoly 2. Main difference between the two would
be that the Trivoly 2 has a full fitness tracking features including an optical
heart rate sensor.
The Trivoly can last up to 4 days,
which is almost twice as long as compared to a regular Smartwatch.
And iOS Compatibility –
It does not matter
whether you are a Samsung, Apple or Sony user, this device will pair with most
With high-end Smartwatches like the
latest TAGHeuer Connected costing US$1500, this comes in at a steal.
As this device ride on your current
Smartwatch, you lose the ability to reply messages or view messages on your
So the disc-shaped Trivoly is
supposedly able to fit any watch, but if you start thinking about it, it
actually might not. Take smaller faced watches or irregular shaped watches like
a square or rectangle one for an example. How would that fit?
Both versions of Trivoly will start
shipping in February 2016. The Trivoly 1 starts retailing for US$99 while the
Trivoly 2 retails for US$129, prices exclude international shipping.
By Geralyne Kaye / November 12, 2015 3:12PM GMT+8
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