Surf’s up: Sony SmartBand with Roxy makes its debut

Surf’s up: Sony SmartBand with Roxy makes its debut
During IFA earlier this year, Sony announced that it would be collaborating with Roxy, a popular sports fashion brand for women. In addition to fashion suitable for snow and surf, Roxy also sells a wide line of gear, from wetsuits to GoPro cameras to skateboards.

To make a wearable that is suitable to such a lifestyle, Sony endeavored to build on its more robust line of SmartWear, a limited edition SmartBand with Roxy.

Designed to work with Sony’s Lifelog Android app, the SmartBand with Roxy comes in its own exclusive color and style while retaining its water and dust resistant properties even with an exposed micro USB port. The styling lends itself to the waves.

Functionally, the SmartBand with Roxy will run about a week on a battery charge, and comes equipped with Bluetooth and NFC. The SmartBand can provide vibrating alerts to a number of selected notifications, and it can also serve as a remote for your smartphone’s camera. The Lifelog app allows you to gather and track all manner of lifestyle data including monitoring your sleep cycle.

The Sony SmartBand with Roxy will be available in Sony’s online store before the month is out.


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8 Comments

1. tech2

Posts: 3487; Member since: Oct 26, 2012

Damn ! Does anyone know if these girls have an iCloud account ? Need em for research purpose.

2. Ashoaib

Posts: 3243; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

well, you can hire me on the research as a trainee

3. hassoups

Posts: 473; Member since: Jun 06, 2013

i can clean and get you guys snacks while you work :(

4. jaytai0106

Posts: 1888; Member since: Mar 30, 2011

I'll be hype man in the background!

5. RaKithAPeiRiZ

Posts: 1488; Member since: Dec 29, 2011

ill set up the computers in the "research lab"

6. Tritinum

Posts: 471; Member since: May 06, 2014

I will eat popcorn as this goes viral

7. magnanimus

Posts: 565; Member since: Mar 29, 2013

This is what we need XD More humour on PhoneArena.

8. corporateJP

Posts: 2458; Member since: Nov 28, 2009

Let's just be honest here...I could make a short film with myself as the male lead and all of them as the female co-stars. Think "Baywatch" without the red suits...

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