Analysis and handling of the 1-18 from Linchm.

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? 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.

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
– Its daily use
– Not enough sport-oriented features
– The impossibility of putting new applications

This article will help you see more clearly.

A watch connected for health

Tracking systems for connected watches have become very sophisticated, and can perfectly provide information about your physical condition.They allow you to carry out real health and fitness programs.From this point of view, the 1-18 is a good choice.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.We are far from the smooth navigation of models with PropriƩtaire or Apple Watchs.
It is only after a short week that you can enjoy the different functions.
For those whose sleep monitoring is a priority, this watch is interesting.It allows you to monitor your sleep and resting habits.The watch tracks your sleep just like a monitor from which you can analyze the results.
Through the accelerometer, the watch will be able to follow your physical activity.This will allow you to interpret your movements 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.
It can monitor your heart rate, movements and then transmit this data to the associated application.
With no ECG function, this model does not allow you to see the heartbeat curve.

A smartwatch for everyday life

Are all connected watches gadgets or are some of them special?Knowing that high-performance models are usually expensive to buy.Here are a few examples of what a smart watch like the 1-18 could do for you.
When it comes to everyday life, one wonders what the fossil was thinking.She’s a long way from Apple Watch.
An absent yet practical feature is a GPS.Too bad Fossil didn’t foresee it.
An important point on the waterproofing side, the manufacturer did not want it to operate underwater.
No security glass has been fitted to this watch.
This watch recharges normally with the cable supplied.
You don’t have a touch screen on this watch.It’s an easy watch to wear.It is one of the lightest (85 grams) in this range.
It will not be possible to make your payments without contacts, as it is devoid of the NFC function.Finally, even if it is not essential, we would have appreciated being able to listen to music.The function is not available here.

The connected watch that will delight sportsmen and women?

A connected watch is for everyone, which means you don’t have to be an extreme runner or jogger to use it.It is a product with many advantages.Here’s the 1-18 detail.
This new model is not for those who play sports on a regular basis.Installed applications do not track data or statistics.
As for its weight, it’s rather low down in the rankings; its 85 grams make it one of the heaviest smartwatches.
Unlike some competing models, this watch does not include GPS.This means that you will need to carry your smartphone with your watch if you want to accurately track your running, cycling or hiking session.
You will not be able to read the tracking data on your watch; you will have to do this on your smartphone.The advantage, however, is that it reduces the consumption on the battery.
Another advantage of Linchm watches is the presence of heart rate monitoring.

On the other hand, if you are used to playing sports with music, this watch will be of no use to you.

The Linchm watch: a good choice to be connected?

Depending on the type of smartwatch and its operating system, you will be able to install or use applications.Associated applications do not allow the same types of use.More or less complex applications that facilitate measurement or analysis.
Most of the time, you will have to content yourself with the applications installed by default on this smartwatch.
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.
Due to a screen size of 1.2 inches, some will have difficulty reading and analyzing the data displayed.With a contained weight of 85 grams, you’ll forget you’re wearing it on your wrist.
In conclusion, as far as the installation of new applications is concerned, this will not be discussed on this connected watch.However, it remains an interesting product as long as it is easy to use.

The 1-18 in conclusion

As you can see, this watch is not one of the best.It’s fast, inexpensive, and easy to replace if you see your need changes.
In the end, here’s a strong point about this model:
– Its health-oriented functionalities
Here are a few weak points to watch out for:
– The size of his screen
– Its weight/size
– Its daily use
– Not enough sport-oriented features
– The impossibility of putting new applications

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