Saturday, June 23, 2018
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
FCC to Seek for Flexible Use of C-band and 6GHz Airwaves
AMD Presents Modular Routing Design for Chiplet-based Systems
Software Business Continues to Work For BlackBerry
Apple Turns to the U.S. Patent Office to Invalidate Qualcomm Patents
Samsung Patents Bezel-less, Notch-free Smartphone Design
China is Home to Most Smartphone Vendors
VidCon 2018: Youtube Announces Memberships, Merchandise as Alternatives to Ads
Chatting With Google Assistant Gets More Natural
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > Consumer Electronics > Qualcom...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, September 05, 2013
Qualcomm Introduces The Toq Smartwatch


Qualcomm today introduced its Toq smartwatch at IFA in Berlin, a device intended to act as an accessory product, serving as a second screen for a smartphone - a strategy also followed by Samsung with the GEAR.

Qualcomm noted the advantages of this approach, including an "always on" capability, a less intrusive user experience compared to taking out a smartphone, the addition of a sunlight readable display and smartphone power savings by minimizing the number of times a user turns on the display for many common tasks.

Qualcomm's "Toq" smartwatch can play music and handle phone calls and messages. It will be the first smartwatch with a touch-enabled "Mirasol" color screen that can be viewed easily in bright sunlight.



The Qualcomm Toq will feature also wireless charging by Qualcomm WiPower LE technology and a true stereo Bluetooth audio experience.

With Toq, users will be able to manage smartphone calls, text messages, meeting reminders and various notifications from their wrist. Developers also will be able to tap into Qualcomm Innovation Center, Inc.'s AllJoyn framework to send program notifications to the smartwatch through the Qualcomm Toq app, which supports the AllJoyn Notification Services Framework. Qualcomm will continue adding functionality to Toq through software upgrades, including integration with Qualcomm Life, Inc.'s 2net platform and the recently announced 2net Mobile software.

Toq also will be made available in a "Premium Audio Edition" that features the first wireless stereo headphones. This means no wires between the headsets for listening and no wires for recharging. Another key feature of the headset is that it sits outside the ear canal for all day comfort and wearability. The Toq Premium Audio Edition features high quality stereo sound with a dedicated tweeter and woofer for superior wide band audio. Calls can be placed with the smartphone using either of the headsets.

At launch, Toq will be compatible with Android 4.0.3 and above mobile devices.

Qualcomm has not provided any pricing guidance, so it's unclear whether the product will hit a price point that will be appealing to consumers.

Apple and Google are also believed to be working on "wearables" such as wrist-worn devices.


Previous
Next
Samsung, LG And Panasonic Showcase Their UHD TVs At IFA        All News        IFA: ASUS Announces Zenbook UX301 and UX302, X102BA Ultraportable, Transformer Book T300, Fonepad Note 6, New memo Pad tablets And More
Samsung, LG And Panasonic Showcase Their UHD TVs At IFA     Consumer Electronics News      Sony Introduces 4K Video Download Service, Expands 4K Ultra HD TV Line

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Apple Turns to the U.S. Patent Office to Invalidate Qualcomm Patents
Qualcomm-NXP Deal Yet to be Approved by China, Qualcomm Extends Tender Offer
China Approves Qualcomm's $43 Billion NXP Deal: report
Important Hearings to Determine Apple and Qualcomm's Legal Dispute
Qualcomm Announces Snapdragon 850 Platform for Windows 10 PCs
Qualcomm Reveals Dedicated Qualcomm Snapdragon XR1 Extended Reality
Qualcomm Snapdragon 710 Mobile Platform Brings Artificial Intelligence Features to a New Tier of Smartphones
Qualcomm Snapdragon XR1 SoC to be Dedicated to VR and AR Headsets
Qualcomm Mobile and Networking Chipsets to Integrate WPA3 Wi-Fi Security Standard
Qualcomm's Quarterly Profit Falls 51.5 Percent
Qualcomm Unveils the Vision Intelligence Platform for IoT Devices Powered by Camera, AI and Computer Vision
Qualcomm's New Snapdragon 845 Virtual Reality Development Kit Coming In Q2

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2018 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .