Analysis and handling of the FTW4017 from Fossil.

To start

The technology industry of connected watches is a sector in continuous evolution.Functions range from monitoring fitness, health, calculating the number of steps, but also measuring calories burned, or sleep patterns.
There was some question as to whether or not there was any point in buying this FTW4017.Broadly speaking, it can be said that this model is mainly made for santé.

So what we have to remember is this one big strength :
– Its health-oriented functionalities

In detail, here is what it is according to the use you will have of it.

The watch that tells you about your health?

Tracking systems for connected watches have become very sophisticated, and can perfectly provide information about your physical condition.They are now equipped with many advanced sensors.
From this point of view, the FTW4017 is a good choice.It is one of the best watches for health monitoring.

Fossil has chosen the same operating system for this watch as usual.it’s the standard version from OS Wear.The learning phase of the interface is fast and you quickly benefit from the functionalities of this watch.
Unlike many other models, this model is not equipped with sleep 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.This smart watch will be able to identify gestures or actions, which will be analyzed through health applications.
It also allows you to easily monitor your heartbeat and generate alerts in case there are too many beats.
For those who need to analyze their heartbeat curve, you will have to choose another watch, as this model does not have one.

The right choice every day?

Are all connected watches gadgets or are some of them special?How is this useful in your daily life?In detail, we help you understand whether it makes sense to buy this FTW4017 now.
Fossil has designed a reliable model that corresponds to classic needs.She’ll be able to accompany you on a daily basis.
Knowing that the autonomy is indicated for 2 hours in standard use.
An interesting feature of this watch is the presence of a GPS.Some users will never use it.Note by account, that in full GPS mode – with GPS tracking enabled, the watch’s autonomy will last less time.
At destination, this watch is not waterproof.
Fossil opted for a watch without the reinforced glass option; this is regrettable.
With an intuitive touch screen, you will be able to access the various functions of the watch.You will not be able to shop with this watch because it does not have the NFC contactless function.
And last but not least, because it’s still pleasant, this model allows you to listen to music.The built-in player will make you appreciate this item even more.

Fossil’s smartwatch: a good choice for sports?

A connected watch can allow you to keep track of your sporting activity, but not only that.It is a product with many advantages.Is FTW4017 a new electronic gadget?
This new model will be of interest to those who play sports on a regular basis.The various sensors allow you to measure data relating to your fitness and therefore your health.Fitness enthusiasts will find this watch interesting.
Important for runners, cyclists and other fitness enthusiasts, it has a GPS.GPS support is relatively simple and will allow you to track your position even without a paired phone.
Because the watch has no SIM, only your smartphone will be able to retrieve the tracking data collected.However, this will mean a much longer battery life.
Fossil watches are also designed to track fitness data such as heart rate.
And even better, with this watch you will be able to know how many calories you burn each day.

One of the interesting features of this watch is the possibility to listen to music.

A connected watch with which 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.There are health applications, other sport-oriented applications, or applications that meet the needs of everyday life.
It is with the internet platform that you will be able to install the applications you need on this WatchOS smartwatch.This watch can be equipped with a host of applications that you can use in your daily life.
For example, if you’ve been dreaming of making video calls from your wrist since the advent of smartwatch, then Glide is an application you need to download.
The Capitaine Train application offers you the possibility to buy train tickets for France and Europe in a few seconds.
The eDream application allows you to geolocate the nearest airport and then search and book the flight you want.
Whether it’s for sport, health or business, you can install the applications you need on this connected watch.

FTW4017, the right choice for the right use

The FTW4017 from Fossil is in our opinion one of the best connected watches of the moment.A watch, certainly more expensive than the competitors, but worth it.
In the end, here’s a strong point about this model:
– Its health-oriented functionalities

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