Sony Smart B-Trainer wearable accessory concept was introduced by Sony at CES 2015. It is a wireless music player cum wearable round-the-neck band which has inbuilt GPS, heart rate monitor and is water resistant (IPX5/8 certified) and uses Bluetooth (version 4.0) and NFC as connectivity option.
Sony Smart B-Trainer SSE-BTR1 comes with 16 GB internal storage memory and works with both iOS and Android devices. It has volume rocker keys, power on/off button, call taking/end button, LED light as charging indicator via micro USB port (2.0) and built-in microphone, info on exact mAh of battery in unknown yet but it takes 1.5 hours to charge.
Sony Smart B-Trainer
Sony Smart B-Trainer has voice coaching functionality which works as you run, monitoring heart rate music track changes automatically.
Check out the Sony Smart B-Trainer out of the box pics below.
Sony Smart B-Trainer – Box Contents
It comes with 3 sized earbuds (one being especially for swimming purpose). It weighs 43 grams,
As seen on Sony Japan site, it is available for sale in 4 colors i.e. Light Blue, Red, Black, White for 26500 Yen/$220 (excluding tax). Whether it will also be available for purchase globally is still unknown yet.
If you own Sony Smart B-Trainer already, get the latest version of B-Trainer app (version1.0.05.03120) from Play Store.
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Source – Digi-Wo (pics by Zack)