It seems that Microsoft progresses slowly but surely if we look at their mobile devices such as smartphones or wearables. The Microsoft Band left very good impressions, but as in everything, there is always something to improve, a fact that has become evident with the release of the Microsoft Band 2 , a smart bracelet with new features and functions that improve our user experience .
Improved Microsoft Band 2
First, the design has slightly improved thanks to the curvature of the edges that make it more attractive to the eye and comfortable to wear bracelet. Also, the screen also shows a better resolution than the previous model. Cortana is the great protagonist of the Microsoft Band 2, with new features and better recognition.
It also incorporates one barometer to increase the possibilities to measure our physical activity and a new control on notifications and music from your smartphone.
Features of Microsoft Band 2
The design of the Microsoft Band 2 is very similar to the first version, although improved slightly
Screen: AMOLED 4 inches, with resolution 320 x 128 pixels
Sensors: Accelerometer, gyro, GPS, temperature, ambient light, heart rate, UC radiation, barometer, capacitive and skin response
Resistant to dust and water splashes
Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0
Battery life: Up to 48 hours
Charging time of battery: 1½ hours
The wide variety of sensors that incorporates Microsoft Band 2 amply justifies its high price. A smart bracelet ideal for the most demanding users who always ask more to life and their gadgets.
Price and availability of the Microsoft Band 2
The Microsoft Band 2 landed in late October in the United States, where is priced around $ 249.