Fossil was founded in 1984 and ever since it became one of the most appreciated and up to date with the latest fashion watch maker. Having more than a quarter of century of experience, the company sustained its name by keeping its commitment to its American vintage style of inspiration. Because the Fossil brand is always keeping up to date with the latest standards for watches, last month it announced its plans of manufacturing Android Wear smartwatches.
The Android Wear Fossil watch is named Fossil Q Founder and it promises the same elegant and classic package with the latest software. Although most of Fossil fans were waiting for the brown leather strap model it isn’t available yet. Fortunately as of today you can buy the first Fossil Q Founder, the stainless steel model.
As for the specifications Fossil promises that they are very similar to any high-end smartwatch on the market. The Fossil Q Founder is designed to look like the classic stainless steel Fossil watch model improved with a water resistant screen IP67 certified which means it is dust and water proof and can withstand immersion up to 1 meter for 30 minutes.
Powered by an Intel made processor with 4GB of storage and a 400mAh battery, Fossil Q Founder reaches up the standards of the best smartwatches there are. The Android Wear Fossil smartwatch can be purchased from the official brand store for $295 and it is compatible with any Android phone that has a Bluetooth connection and Android 4.4 OS or later.