Monday, August 29, 2016

Microsoft Band 2 Features, Specs and Price

The Microsoft Band 2 is a fitness fanatic wearable band with a cross platform tracker that monitors everything from your heart rate, to exercise, to calorie burn, and sleeping quality, and it also keeps you connected with email, text, and calendar alerts. The band has 11 sensors, including a GPS, UV monitor, and barometer.

With the tracker in this band makes it one of the best cross-platform wearable out there. But not neglecting its flaws in the software and its price that hinder its overall appeal. And also the Band 2 isn’t waterproof but has been designed to be dust- and splash-resistant. For that reason, you can’t go swimming with it, or even take it to shower.

Buy Microsoft Band 2 from Amazon

The Band 2 maybe ugly and uncomfortable to wear, but it is still one of the best fitness wearable that exist. To be clear about this, the Band 2 has a screen like a smartwatch, cost like a smartwatch ($140) and also sucks battery like a smartwatch but it is not a smartwatch, you can get email and text massages notifications with the Band 2.

Features of Microsoft Band 2
  • Continuous heart rate monitor that tracks heart rate calorie burn, and sleep quality
  • Tracking for exercise like running, biking, golf, and more
  • Email, text, calendar, and call notifications on the go
  • Uses 11 sensors, including GPS, UV monitor, and barometer
  • Full-color curved display
  • Works with Windows Phone, Android, and iPhone
Microsoft Band 2 Specification
  • Display size: 32 x 12.8 mm
  • Display type: AMOLED
  • Resolution: 320 x 128 pixels
  • Battery life: 48 hours of normal use
  • Battery type: Li-polymer
  • Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0 (Low Energy)
  • Charge cable connector: Custom charge cable
Microsoft Band 2 Price

According to Microsoft, the Band 2 is priced at $249.99, but the price as been slashed down on Amazon.

Buy Microsoft Band 2 from Amazon for $140.99
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