Connected watches: Microsoft will compete with Apple Watch


The American group will launch its own smartwatch in the coming weeks, according to the US magazine “Forbes”.

Sector watches connected will soon host an additional player. Microsoft plans to launch in the coming weeks his own shows connected, reported Sunday the American magazine “Forbes” citing unnamed sources familiar with the project.

The smartwatch, which will compete including the Apple unveiled Watch September 9 , measure the heart rate of the user and will be connected to several mobile platforms, says Forbes. Its battery will run for more than two days.

It will be available in stores shortly after its official launch, Microsoft wishing to market in the coming weeks, says the magazine. Microsoft has wished to make no comment.

Sony, Samsung, LG Electronics and Qualcomm have already launched their own shows connected to a fledgling market, but that is announced promising for years to come .