And to begin with…
Connected watches have become powerful. There is always a new version of a watch a few weeks or months apart, and faced with the number of possible choices, it is complicated to find your way around.
|The highlights of this connected watch are :|
|– Screen size|
|– Its health-oriented functionalities|
|– Its daily use|
|Several weak points on this watch :|
|– Its weight/size|
|– Not enough sport-oriented features|
|– The impossibility of putting new applications|
Our analysis has identified all cases of use of this connected watch.
Is the P8 compatible with healthy use?
Many technological developments have taken place since the first health monitoring watches.They complement or replace the fitness monitoring devices you may be familiar with.
From this point of view, the P8 is a good choice.For a healthy orientation, this watch is undoubtedly one of the best choices you can make.
The main disadvantage of this watch still remains its operating system produced by Fossil.It is still slow and not very intuitive to use.We are far from the smooth navigation of models with Propriétaire or Apple Watchs.
After a few weeks, you will be more comfortable with its handling.
To find out if you are resting properly during your night, this P8 is a model that provides detailed information on the quality of your sleep.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.
The sensitivity of the accelerometer is able to detect even micro-vibrations of the wrist and arm.It will then be possible to follow your activity during the day.This connected watch will, by monitoring your steps and arm movements, be able to establish the number of calories you will burn.
It also allows you to easily monitor your heartbeat and generate alerts in case there are too many beats.
There is no sensor and no application that reproduces the electrocardiogram curve on this watch.
Interesting for everyday life?
Are all connected watches gadgets or are some of them special?It is a product that is sometimes expensive, for limited use.This is precisely what the P8 test shows.
This model belongs to the top of the range in today’s smartwatches.It integrates quickly and easily into your daily life.
The manufacturer even announces a service life of 15 days.
Among the list of features we would have liked is GPS.Lige didn’t see fit to install it.
Note that it has a watertightness certification.Because of its design, you will be able to swim with it.We haven’t tested this last point, but we can take the company at its word.
No security glass has been fitted to this watch.
We appreciated the wireless charging function.You no longer need to plug in a cable to charge it.
The touch screen of the watch is efficient and you can navigate through the various menus without difficulty.It’s a stylish and contemporary watch.Indeed, it is only 102 gr; that is to say, what is lighter.
This watch does not support NFC function, so contactless payment is not possible with this watch.
And last but not least, because it’s still pleasant, this model allows you to listen to music.Contrary to what the skeptics say, this smartwatch is more than an accessory, and you’ll appreciate this feature.
The smartwatch designed for sports
The connected watch offers an interesting alternative to tracking devices, which are only oriented towards sport or health.It allows you to analyze performance in real time.We explain what P8 can do for you.
This new model is not for those who play sports on a regular basis.Installed applications do not track data or statistics.
With its weight of 102 grams, it is still one of the heaviest watches.
Also note that this watch does not have 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.
In addition, this smartwatch has a sensor for measuring heartbeats.
And even more, it is able to measure the number of calories burned during the day.
You will also be able to listen to music with this smartwatch.
A connected watch with which applications
Depending on the type of smartwatch and its operating system, you will be able to install or use applications.This means that not all applications are equivalent, nor is the use you will make of them.These applications not only display notifications on your wrist, they can keep you entertained, track your fitness and health, and help you stay organized.
Due to its configuration, this smartwatch limits the addition of new applications.
The choice of this watch will be made only on the applications it contains.Also, apart from the original applications, there is no possibility of having any others.
Its 1.54-inch screen size will also make it easy for you to read the information.It belongs to the category of lightweight smartwatches: 102 grams.
And if you need an application in addition to those installed by default, you will have to turn to another model.However, it remains a simple and cheap product for basic uses.
In short, The P8, the right choice?
All in all, it’s a satisfying good one.The P8 doesn’t reach the Apple Watch heights, but it remains a good choice.In short, it has many strong points; here is what we can retain among them:
– Screen size
– Its health-oriented functionalities
– Its daily use
Several weak points appeared to us on this watch:
– Its weight/size
– Not enough sport-oriented features
– The impossibility of putting new applications