A new Smartwatch has just been released by the shoe company New Balance, teh RunIQ.


Well some of you might know the company New Balance for making footwear, but now they stepped up their game and released an Android Wear smartwatch. As you can imagine the wearable is strongly designed towards fitness lovers.

Now lets take a look at the specs. The processor is an Intel Atom that will be backed up by 512MB of Ram and have 4 GB of storage. The watchface is round and has a 1.39 inch AMOLED Display. IT’s equipped with a GPS Sensor and a heart-rate monitor. If you inted to use this watch while swimming don’t woory, it’s water resistant up until 5ATM , which is about 50 meters or 5 bar and new Balance claims that the battery will last for 24 hours.

New Balance also provides the Starva App for the watch , but any other Android wear fitness App will work with the RunIQ. A nice feature is that you can download a Playlist onto the Watch and connect bluetooth headphones, so you don’Ät have to bring your phone to the pool or while on a run. The Run IQ is awailable from Amazon at $299 .