Wearables market has been exploding with lots of new fitness trackers and smartwatches launched. GOQii has now launched its fitness band in India and it uses advance wearable technology of precision motion sensors and algorithms to determine the steps taken, active time, sleep quality and duration simultaneously.
This information along with your height, gender, age, and weight is used to quantify distance travelled and the amount of calories burned each day.
There is an app which can interact with the data collected and show you the stats. This data will be reviewed and analysed by the coaches, who will interact with you daily to enable to you develop sustainable yet healthier lifestyle.
The device was launched in India by CEO Vishal Gondal and it is priced at Rs 6,999 and will be available on Snapdeal. If you need the advice from coaches, you need to take the plan and this costs around Rs 11,999 for one year. This includes the band and also the advice from coaches who motivates the user via audio and visuals.
Specifications of GOQii:
- Touchscreen OLED display
- Upto 4 to 5 days on a single charge
- 360 degree Motion sensor
- Measures your activity and sleep quality
- Bluetooth LE
- Sweat proof and water resistant
- Custom vibration for reminders
- Product Weight: 23 grms
The band can also connect to social sites with the app and share your stats and earn karma points. As of now this smartband is compatible with devices running on Android Jelly Bean (4.1) and above.