Photos have simply been unearthed of what seems to be Xbox’s rumored smartwatch product.
It’s onerous to consider, however Android and iOS have solely dominated the smartphone marketplace for a brief span of time. A couple of quick years in the past, it was all up within the air as corporations like Microsoft developed their very own tech to nook this new market. After Apple and Google stood victorious, these initiatives have been put aside for different issues. Abandoned maybe, however not forgotten – as seen by this prototype photograph of what seems to Microsoft’s rumored “Xbox Watch”.
As reported earlier this week by the Finnish website Suomi Mobiili, new images have emerged of a Microsoft good machine. While the prototype seems to be prefer it was buried underground and uncovered by archeologists, the Xbox branding is kind of clear, suggesting it will be handled as a gaming peripheral.
The prototype is probably going a smartwatch Microsoft was rumored to be developing back in 2013, solely to be forgotten when a completed product by no means materialized. The machine was rumored to have a 1.5 inch touchscreen, replaceable wristbands, and the flexibility to switch information from Microsoft’s Surface pill.
Perhaps the Xbox Watch too could be dropped as rapidly because the Kinect, but it surely’s fascinating to think about what might have been all the identical.