The rumour of Google creating a smartwatch has been floating around for a moment. however as we all know, the rumours of the "Pixel Watch" haven’t coagulated however. Now, a newly-discovered patent by LetsGoDigital shows off a definite smartwatch style that's not like something we’ve seen before.
The patent shows off a watch that encompasses a punch-hole camera right at the centre of the watch. whereas we’ve seen cameras on smartwatches before, this is often not like any watch that has ever been created. Back in 2013, the Samsung Galaxy Gear two utilized a 2MP camera that ne'er very took off. To date, you'll be able to get some low cost Chinese watches that use cameras however none of them very created them victimisation less awkward. The recently undraped geographic area Alpha "smartwatch" too encompasses a front-facing 5MP camera which will be used for video calls or taking photos. however not like the rumoured "Pixel Watch", the geographic area Alpha was truly meant to be a full-fledged various to a daily smartphone.
Unfortunately, there's no official confirmation on Google’s behalf, or perhaps reliable leaks, that make sure a watch supported this patent is within the creating. whereas there have been rumours last year concerning the existence of a "Pixel Watch", Google refuted this and further that it wasn’t able to build one however. however once absorbing Fossil earlier this year, we have a tendency to wouldn’t be shocked if Google truly releases a smartwatch before the top of this year.
If it does, we have a tendency to conjointly expect the watch to feature Google’s Soli measuring instrument system that radically changes however we have a tendency to move with smartwatches. The technology was conjointly incontestible at Google I/O this year and it appeared to work seamlessly.
There’s a small chance that Google may announce or a minimum of make sure that they’re acting on a smartwatch at the launch of the constituent four in Gregorian calendar month, later this year.