Now Facebook It is also in the same attempt that how he will launch his new smartwatch. The smart watch market is already occupied by Apple, so Facebook will have to offer something new if it hopes to compete with Apple.
Facebook is planning to develop a new smartwatch with dual cameras. According to sources involved in the project, the social media giant is planning to unveil the device next summer. Facebook is also aiming to make the device independent so that users can use it without their smartphones.
The report comes from The Verge as it recently interacted with individuals who are working on the project. So, as per the report, the Facebook smartwatch will have two cameras and the display module will be able to separate from the band so that people can capture images and videos on the go.
Facebook Smartwatch with Dual Cameras
There will be a camera sensor on the front which will be mainly used for video calls. The primary camera with auto-focus support will be on the back of the module and will allow users to capture high-res pictures and videos without their smartphone.
Without this, Report According to Facebook, Facebook is encouraging third-party manufacturers to develop accessories for the device so that users can attach it to their clothes or backpack.
The social media giant for its upcoming smartwatch LTE support is working with some of the top wireless carriers in the US to enable it. In this way, users without having to pair with their smartphones Facebook Will be able to use smartwatch.
Now, as I mentioned above, with the launch of the upcoming smartwatch, Facebook aims to lock horns with Apple in terms of smartwatch sales. Initially, however, the company expects sales in the low six digits, which is like a tiny fraction compared to Apple’s market share in the said segment.
Nonetheless, going forward, Facebook says that future versions of its smartwatch will play an important role in its AR/VR ecosystem. According to the company, users will be able to use the smartwatch as the primary input device for the company’s augmented reality headset.
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According to The Verge, Facebook will launch the device sometime during the summer of 2022 and will come in three color options – Black, Gold and White. This is in line with previous reports that said Facebook is aiming to launch a smartwatch next summer.
Although earlier reports claimed that this would be a fitness-focused watch, I don’t think they would be able to fit a lot of sensors on a compact device like a smartwatch with a dual-camera setup. However, we will know more about the device as we near its possible launch next year.
So stay tuned for more updates on this story.