Pixel Watch renders have surfaced online, with a tipster claiming that they are a “marketing image” of Google’s rumored smartwatch. Images show the wearable with a rounded design, and a “bezel-less” display, while a ‘Buy’ button that may be intended for the company’s online store. The renders have been shared less than a week after a smartwatch was reported to be joining the Pixel hardware lineup. The smartwatch is seen with support for features like showing incoming calls, checking routes while navigating.
Last week, reports suggested that the rumored smartwatch from the company could feature a circular display with a bezel-less design. The smartwatch, codenamed ‘Rohan’, is undergoing dogfood testing. it allows Google Employees who are not working on the device, try it and give feedback. Now, tipster John Prosser has shared renders of the smartwatch, claiming that these are “official marketing images” of the product.
The renders show a device called “Google Pixel Watch” and an interface for measuring fitness using two rings, also used by Google Fit. The smartwatch also shows screens for incoming calls, navigation routes, and checking different watch faces. The watch’s design also appears to match the bezel-less design reported from last week.
However, as 9to5Google points out, there are some anomalies In the render shared by Prosser, starting with the fact that the Google Maps screenshot shown in the render has a different design than Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 4 series. Similarly, renders showing the fitness ring suggest Google Fit integration, while recent reports have indicated that the company may be working on Fitbit integration instead.
As per the report, the renders shared by the tipster could possibly be a few months old, which means that the design could have changed since they were made. While previous reports claim that the smartwatch could be launched as early as 2022, Google is yet to make any announcement regarding the smartwatch joining its Pixel hardware lineup. The smartwatch is being priced higher than the company’s Fitbit offerings and is likely to compete with the Apple Watch.
The Pixel Watch is tipped to feature Google’s Wear OS under the hood. Google this year launched Wear OS 3, which is currently available on the Galaxy Watch 4 series of wearables that were launched in August. Samsung’s Galaxy Watch 4 series includes the company’s Galaxy Watch 4 and . Are included Galaxy Watch 4 Classic Smartwatch. samsung galaxy watch 4 (40 mm) priced at Rs. 23,999 for the non-LTE version, while Galaxy Watch 4 (44mm) variant is priced at Rs. 26,999.