Qualcomm to produce new Snapdragon Wear chipsets for smartwatches


Google introduced the combination of its Wear OS platform with Samsung’s Tizen OS again at Google I/O this 12 months in May. The new Wear platform can be changing WearOS on smartwatches from main manufacturers like Fossil, Garmin and Samsung itself transferring ahead. Now, Qualcomm has made {hardware} bulletins that can energy new Wear-based watches.

The US-based chipset producer lately revealed its plans to revamp its investments in wearable applied sciences and chipsets. The firm plans to roll out new Snapdragon Wear chipsets over the subsequent 12 months.

“Our Snapdragon Wear platforms are driving the industry, powering smartwatches for kids, seniors, and adults and smart trackers for pets and accessories,” Pankaj Kedia, senior director & international head, sensible wearables, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. mentioned.

“We are significantly growing our investments in leading edge ground-up silicon, platforms, and technologies and plan to roll out new Snapdragon Wear platforms across segments over the next year to meet our long-term vision,” Kedia added.

Qualcomm pronounces Wearable Ecosystem Accelerator

Qualcomm additionally introduced its Wearable Ecosystem Accelerator program, by which the corporate goals to assist producers velocity up the event and commercialization of new wearable merchandise.

The program will comprise system producers (ODMs), service suppliers, platform gamers, unbiased {hardware} and software program distributors (IHVs and ISVs), and system integrators, who will be a part of fingers with OEMs to develop new merchandise.

“Qualcomm Technologies is actively collaborating with its customers and partners with the aim of meeting the ever-changing needs of the consumers,” Kedia added. The Qualcomm Wearables Ecosystem Accelerator Program is a part of the Qualcomm® Advantage Network and is open to corporations creating options primarily based on the Snapdragon Wear platforms. The inaugural Qualcomm Wearables Ecosystem Summit can be held in Fall 2021.


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