Motorola will not release a new smart watch

For several years, “smart” watch is not become a truly mass product, like smartphones or tablets, and lately the interest in this class of devices and does fell. Assessing the situation with sales, Motorola decided to abandon the release of new gadgets Moto 360.

For several years, “smart” watch is not become a truly mass product, like smartphones or tablets, and lately the interest in this class of devices and does fell. Assessing the situation with sales, Motorola decided to abandon the release of new gadgets Moto 360. Lenovo owned brand will expand the model range, despite the upcoming launch of Android Wear 2.0 in the beginning of next year.
Iconic product

The original Moto 360 was the first smartwatch with a round display. It is unusual design ensured their popularity, although the other parameters, the gadget is much inferior to the competitor. Due to the old TI OMAP 3 chip, they could be slow, and in the first months after the release of the charge of the battery is melting before our eyes. Second generation Moto 360 uses a more modern fillings, the company also introduced a sport model of the Moto 360 Sport, however, she disappeared from the Google Store just five months after the release.
All is not lost

As the head of product development Moto Shakeel Barkat, the company may return to the issue of “smart” Gazetov in the future. In addition, Motorola has discontinued sales of the Moto 360 second-generation. These watches will receive the update to Android Wear 2.0, when it becomes available.

Source: The Verge