Analysis and handling of the SM-R600 from Samsung.

Foreword

Connected watches have become powerful.Functions range from monitoring fitness, health, calculating the number of steps, but also measuring calories burned, or sleep patterns.

Several weak points on this watch :
– Its weight/size
– Little functionality for health monitoring
– Few sport-oriented features
– The impossibility of putting new applications

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

A watch connected for health

Many technological developments have taken place since the first health monitoring watches.They allow you to carry out real health and fitness programs.The SM-R600 is a little outdated compared to the latest devices on the market.It can be an aesthetic object, even if some may not find it very attractive.

The operating system remains the weak point of the watches produced by Fossil; and this SM-R600 is no exception.It is still slow and not very intuitive to use.We would have preferred something more conventional.
You will therefore have to go through an acclimatization phase on the interface before taking full advantage of this watch.
Unlike many other watches, the manufacturer did not consider it useful to install sleep monitoring on this model.
Having an accelerometer, the watch will be able to monitor your physical health.This will allow you to interpret your movements during the day.In other words, through the identification of a dozen hand gestures, and in correlation with its embedded application, you will have tips to improve your health on a daily basis.
The watch does not have a PPG type heart rate sensor.
There is no sensor and no application that reproduces the electrocardiogram curve on this watch.

The right choice every day?

Wondering about the use of a connected watch?How is this useful in your daily life?In detail, we help you understand whether it makes sense to buy this SM-R600 now.
This model belongs is well placed if compared with current smartwatches.You’ll appreciate what she brings to you.
This model does not have GPS.You can find a lot of other watches at the same price, which they have.
Note that it has a watertightness certification.So you can safely swim with it.Diving into the aquarium, it was found that it still worked very well.
Samsung opted for a watch without the reinforced glass option; this is regrettable.
There is no wireless battery charging function.
Its touch screen allows you to navigate through the different menus of the watch.It’s a stylish and contemporary watch.Indeed, it is only 98 gr; that is to say, what is lighter.
You will not be able to shop with this watch because it does not have the NFC contactless function.
Finally, we would have appreciated the Samsungrtunity to listen to music on this model.The manufacturer did not consider it necessary to insert it.

The right model for analyzing his sports activity?

A smartwatch allows you in some cases to record your sporting progress easily.It allows you to analyze performance in real time.We explain what SM-R600 can do for you.
Athletes will find no interest in this new product.Installed applications do not track data or statistics.
In terms of weight, this smartwatch is not well placed; at 98 grams, it’s one of the heaviest.
Unlike some competing models, this watch does not include GPS.You will therefore always need to take your smartphone, connected to the watch, to measure and view your journeys.
Because the watch has no SIM, only your smartphone will be able to retrieve the tracking data collected.A disadvantage that turns into an advantage in terms of the battery life that will be extended.
And even better, with this watch you will be able to know how many calories you burn each day.

If you can’t envisage sport without music, this watch doesn’t allow it.

A connected watch with which applications

The best connected watches on the market run under Wear OS for PropriƩtaire or watchOS for Apple, but there are others.Associated applications do not allow the same types of use.More or less complex applications that facilitate measurement or analysis.
This model is not really designed to install new applications.
Due to a specific operating system for this watch, you will not be able to download new applications.Also, apart from the original applications, there is no possibility of having any others.
With an average screen size of 1.3 inches, the information is readable.It is one of the very light watches, easy to wear with its 98 grams.
Finally, as far as applications are concerned, you will have to contact you from the default; no possibility to add new ones.However, it remains an interesting product as long as it is easy to use.

SM-R600, the right choice for the right use

To conclude, this connected watch is not very technologically advanced and is very simple to use.Its low price may make you want to buy it.
Here are a few weak points to watch out for:
– Its weight/size
– Little functionality for health monitoring
– Not enough sport-oriented features
– The impossibility of putting new applications

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