Fitbit one of the leading company in the U.S when it comes to fitness wearables, is once again in the spotlight after images of its upcoming smartwatch leaked online.
The smartwatch code named “Higgins”, look like a better version of the Fibit Blaze, with a TPU strap and stainless steel buckle. The images leaked on Yahoo Finance, reveals a gold color body and two physical buttons on the side. The smartwatch has a thin body and with a sporty look design not that impressive but not that bad either. According to the report the smartwatch will have a resolution similar to Apple Watch and will feature built in GPS, heart rate monitor, music player via Pandora, Payments and with 4 days of battery life.
Remember that several weeks ago, there is a report that Fitbit is having trouble in manufacturing process with its smartwatch, citing that engineers encountered several issue with the design, but I guess it has been sort out as another report revealed that everything is going fine with the smartwatch , its production and development is still within time frame.
After the leaked images of the smartwatch and the positive report on its earnings, Fitbit stocks soar high, it’s the biggest one day gain for the stock of Fibit for several months. This shows that there is a positive response from investors on the upcoming smartwatch by Fitbit. But the question is, when will be the release date? Well all we can do right now is wait and see.