MyKronoz was one of the first Swiss manufacturers to focus on the smartwatch. In a country where the art of watchmaking is rooted in tradition, choosing MyKronoz origin it has aroused a bit ‘skeptical, but after a few years revealed herself the right strategy. More and more often also the most prestigious Swiss watchmaking names compete with the theme smartwatch with results that sometimes disregard the very high customer expectations while MyKronoz however, thanks to his intuition, launches this year the fourth generation of its smartwatch.
The printer service MyKronoz ByMe at IFA 2016
The most emblematic model is perhaps the ZeWatch4, a classic smartwatch companion with rectangular dial occupied almost entirely by a color display that allows you to check notifications of your smartphone and answer calls via the integrated microphone. The novelty of this fourth generation is the addition of NFC that enables mobile payments and contactless through MyKronoz Pay service.
MyKronoz also proposes a variant called ZeWatch4 HR that has the same characteristics of the ZeWatch 4 based, including notifications via vibration and activity tracking capabilities, voice commands and the ability to change watch faces, but with the addition of an optical sensor of heart rate. The prices will be € 99 per ZeWatch 4 HR and 79 € for the model without a heart rate monitor.
Mykronoz ZeWatch4 even in HR version with NFC paymentMyKronoz ZeRound Premium
At IFA 2016, the Geneva-based House has also introduced a deluxe version of his first round smartwatch, ZeRound, who made his debut in March at MWC Barcelona. The characteristics of the device do not change, it remains a smartwatch for Android or iOS with round screen 204×204 px resolution and IP56 certification, but the ZeRound Premium version has a touch of style through the use of precious materials for the cash and strap, leather or metal mesh “Milan”, with prices of 129 € and 149 €.
Catalan festival dates back even the debut smartwatch Children MyKronoz ZeKid but has now been improved with a new user interface that includes some apps and games such as puzzles or Tamagotchi. But ZeKid is not a toy, not at all. It is a standalone 3G smartwatch ESim with integrated GPS tracking function that allows parents to monitor the baby’s position and send calls. There is also an SOS button that allows children to send a request for help to the family.
At the top of the offer MyKronoz we find what the company calls its “first smartwatch multi-sport GPS”. It’s called, no particular surprise, ZeSport and has a robust round case made of metal with touchscreen display, integrated GPS but I compete with a set of sensors that includes a UV sensor to collect a range of data that will be useful to those who like to do business physics. The user can choose from several preset corresponding to as many sports, achieving specific biometric data and statistics for that type of activity.
MyKronoz ZeSport is IP67 certified for resistance to ingress of dust and liquids and has a hypoallergenic strap many colors. The price is 199 €.
In addition to the smartwatch, the price MyKronoz adds new smartband, from ZeFit3, third iteration of this activity and sleep tracker of success, provided with notifications and some simple app as “Remote Camera” and “Music Control”. It consists of two parts, a tracker with touch color display and an interchangeable strap in various colors, and is already on sale with prices of 39 €. Adding 20 € you can purchase the HR variant with the addition of the optical sensor of heart rate.
MyKronoz ZeFit3 HR
Complete this quick overview on new smartwatch and smartband MyKronoz the new ZeCircle 2, an activity tracker round, as you can guess from the name, the principal difference from the first edition consists in support for NFC and mobile contactless payment MyKronoz Pay . It is based on an implementation of NFC payment technology end-to-end Gemalto in partnership with Mastercard, which includes a pre-loaded credit through a dedicated app.
The credit can be recharged via Paypal or credit card Mastercard, Visa or American Express and is a further guarantee of safety for users. Starting in November 2016, MyKronoz Pay allow you to pay in more than 6 million businesses worldwide enabled, simply bringing the pulse of the POS.
Staying on the subject of services to clients, Mykronoz also inaugurates the Myronoz ByMe webapp that allows you to print your name or any decoration on the smartwatch strap. So you can be sure that no one else will have a similar clock and you can also share your creation on social networks directly from the webapp.