Wearable Tech - Its Anyone’s Game: Nissan To Enter Smartwatch Space
The connected car meets the connected you with Nissan’s new smartwatch the Nissan Nismo.
According to the press release:
· First smartwatch concept to connect driver and car
· Nismo Watch showcases Nissan’s intent to deliver biometric data that enhances driver performance and efficiency
· Nissan is investigating heart and brain monitoring technologies for future wearable tech
The watch, unveiled today ahead of its display at the Frankfurt Motor Show (10th – 22nd September 2013), is Nissan’s first step into wearable technology and epitomises its ‘fan first’ approach to performance.
The Nissan Nismo Watch will allow drivers to:
− monitor the efficiency of their vehicle with average speed and fuel consumption readings;
− access vehicle telematics and performance data while on track;
− capture biometric data via a heart rate monitor;
− connect to the car using a smartphone app via Bluetooth Low Energy;
− receive tailored car messages from Nissan;