• Misfit partners with Snapdeal to sell in India

    Three Misfit wearables are now available: Misfit Shine, Misfit Flash, and Misfit Link.
    Wearables brand Misfit has partnered with Snapdeal to sell its products in India. Three Misfit wearables are now available: Misfit Shine, Misfit Flash, and Misfit Link.
    “Shine, Flash, and Link never require charging, are water resistant, and are compatible with free companion apps on iOS and Android,” according to a statement.
    Misfit Shine is an all-metal activity and sleep tracker that measures steps, calories, distance, and light and deep sleep. It lets users seamlessly track walking, running, cycling, football, swimming, dance, and more. Users double tap the face of Shine’s metal body to see progress toward their daily activity goal, and sync with the Misfit app to see more data and connect with friends.
    Available for Rs 5,499, Shi…

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  • Video: Jawbone UP comes to Amazon India, prices start Rs 4,999

    Jawbone UP 2, UP Move, UP 3 have been launched in India.
    Jawbone, one of the early movers in the wearables space, has launched its UP range of activity trackers in India. The Jawbone UP Move at Rs 4,999, UP2 at Rs 9,999 and UP3 at Rs 14,999 will sell exclusively on Amazon.in.
    PICTURES:  Check out the Jawbone UP3 activity tracker
    WATCH VIDEO: Jawbone UP3 (Click for mobile view)

    Jayanth Chakravarthy, the San Francisco-based product manager of UP, told IndianExpress.com that Jawbone’s differentiator was its unique styling. “We make sure we build beautiful products,” he said adding that wearables need a lot of commitment to develop as it is all about using existing tech in interesting ways.
    The Jawbone UP range is among the smallest and lightest of the wearables in the market at the moment. It is also supported by the UP app, which Chak…

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