As an introduction to this analysis
You may find that the connected watches are identical, with a small screen, rather fragile and not very evolutionary?Does it seem complicated to you to find your way through all the possible choices?
|So what we have to remember is this one big strength :|
|– Its health-oriented functionalities|
|Several weak points on this watch :|
|– The size of his screen|
|– Its weight/size|
|– Few sport-oriented features|
|– The impossibility of putting new applications|
Our analysis has identified all cases of use of this connected watch.
The C540, the right one for healthy use?
For several years now, Elegiant has been producing connected watches that allow the analysis of fitness and health.They allow you to carry out real health and fitness programs.The C540 corresponds to the latest generation of watches.These sensors allow a fine monitoring of your health.
The main disadvantage of this watch still remains its operating system produced by Fossil.The use is less intuitive than with other watches.This is a different environment from what we are used to seeing.After a few weeks, you will be more comfortable with its handling.
For those whose sleep monitoring is a priority, this watch is interesting.It is possible to analyze it from parameters such as noise or movement at night.Through all the tests we were able to do, it appears that this model presents the best score in terms of health monitoring.
Having an accelerometer, the watch will be able to monitor your physical health.It will then be possible to follow your activity during the day.That is to say that the gestures of the hand or arms will be translated into movement, synchronized to your health application and will give rise to health advice.
With the help of a built-in sensor, your heartbeat is also monitored and alerts are raised in case there are too many beats above normal.There is no sensor and no application that reproduces the electrocardiogram curve on this watch.
A connected and practical watch
Are all connected watches gadgets or are some of them special?Knowing that high-performance models are usually expensive to buy.For the C540, this is what you can expect.
Elegiant has designed a reliable model that corresponds to classic needs.This watch informs you and gives advice.
As for the autonomy, Elegiant assures that it will last 25 days.
One of the features that sportsmen and travellers will miss: GPS.Too bad Fossil didn’t foresee it.
In case you forget to take off your watch while taking a shower, no problem.Because of its design, you will be able to swim with it.Diving into the aquarium, it was found that it still worked very well.
No security glass has been fitted to this watch.
This watch is charged the old fashioned way, with the cable provided in the package.
Its touch screen allows you to navigate through the different menus of the watch.This watch is very comfortable to wear.Indeed, it is only 115 gr; that is to say, what is lighter.
The NFC option is not integrated in this watch connected, which means no contactless payment.
One last point about the features of this watch is the music function.It is an option that makes it the ideal everyday accessory.
Elegiant’s smartwatch: a good choice for sports?
The connected watch offers an interesting alternative to tracking devices, which are only oriented towards sport or health.This tool allows you to combine the advantages of conventional products in a small format and can be connected to other devices such as your phone or laptop.Here’s the C540 detail.
This new model is not for those who play sports on a regular basis.Even for the occasional sportsman, this watch won’t do.
With its weight of 115 grams, it is still one of the heaviest watches.
There is a good chance that sportsmen and women who want to stay as light as possible will regret the absence of GPS.Only the pairing between phone and watch will be able to track the position or distance travelled.
Due to the absence of a SIM, you will not be able to track tracking data directly from the wristwatch.The advantage, however, is that it reduces the consumption on the battery.
Another advantage of Elegiant watches is the presence of heart rate monitoring.
An interesting point about this smartwatch, is the presence of an audio player.
The right choice for downloading applications?
Depending on the brand of the watch, the operating system used to operate the watch is not the same.Associated applications do not allow the same types of use.Applications that may correspond to health monitoring but also to the measurement of performance in sports.
Due to its configuration, this smartwatch limits the addition of new applications.
This watch works with a specific operating system, making it impossible to add new applications.Only those installed by default are available.
With this small 1.28-inch screen, it’s not easy to get a good view of the information provided.It belongs to the category of lightweight smartwatches: 115 grams.
And if you need an application in addition to those installed by default, you will have to turn to another model.On the other hand, it is an easy to use watch for entry-level applications.
What about the C540?
As you can see, this watch is not one of the best.On the other hand, you know that with a very attractive price, it can be a simple choice.
So what we have to remember is this one big strength:
– Its health-oriented functionalities
Several weak points appeared to us on this watch:
– The size of his screen
– Its weight/size
– Not enough sport-oriented features
– The impossibility of putting new applications