We’ve been waiting patiently for the launch of the Misfit Vapor, its first full screen smartwatch, all year and now it’s nearly upon us with a release date now slated for October.
When we first encountered the device, it was (rather excitingly) running a fresh Misfit OS and boasted specs and features including built-in GPS, activity and sleep tracking and 5 ATM water resistance.
Now it’s an Android Wear watch, with Misfit activity tracking, no sleep tracking and connected GPS that relies on your phone. That might disappoint some spec heads but the end product might also win over some more fans, particularly existing Misfit fans.
On Fossil Group’s IFA stand, we bumped into Preston Moxcey, VP and general manager at Misfit as he was prepping his smartwatch wares for the expo crowds.
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