Wearable technology, wearable’s, wearable devices are smart electronic devices that can be worn on the body as implants or accessories. The wearable technology devices include tracking information related to health and fitness. Wearable devices such as activity trackers, electronics, software, sensors and connectivity are enables object to exchange data through internet with a manufacturer, operator and other connected devices without requiring human intervention.
List of wearable devices:
Most of the people’s not aware of the kind of wearable technologies available. Let us list some of the wearable technology devices.
Smart watches are the most common form of wearable technology. The smart watch is computerized bracelet, this smart watch perform basic task like, calculations, translations, game playing, portable media players, FM radio. These smart watches run using mobile operating system.
Fitness bands, also known as Activity tracker, fitness tracker, which recently have gained tremendous popularity, help you keep track of your activity through the day. This activity tracker monitoring fitness activities like distance walked or run, calorie consumption, heartbeat and quality of sleep.
Smart shoes haven’t gained as much popularity as smart watches and fitness bands. Smart shoes vibrate to tell that you need to turn, count footsteps and burned calories.
A smart ring is a wearable electronic device with advanced mobile components that feature of mobile devices. Smart ring is typically the size of traditional ring or larger, combine the feature of mobile device such as ability to make payment and ticketing, mitigate access control, activity tracking and social feedback. Smart rings can communicate directly to Smartphone and personal computers through variety of applications and websites.
Smart glasses are wearable computer glasses, that add information to what the wearer see. Smart glasses have the capability of reflecting projected digital images as well as allowing users to see. Some smart glasses utilizing cellular technology or Wi-fi, modern smart glasses can run self- contained mobile apps.
Smart clothing is probably the newest on the block as far as wearable technology goes. Most of the people haven’t seen much of smart clothing. Clothes with bio-metrics or activity tracker abilities are in the works. In future users want to see more from this segment that will have music, storage and entertainment features.