In this crazy rush of wearable devices, specially smartwatches, we have never heard of Casio, the Japanese watchmaker, but the company wont be quiet for a long time, Casio is reportedly preparing its own smartwatch for next march. According to the company’s president and chief operating officer, Kazuhiro Kashio: “We are trying to bring our smartwatch to a level of watch perfection: a device that won’t break easily, is simple to put on and feels good to wear“.
The new smartwatch is not expected to run Android Wear, so it might run a custom software like the pebble time does, and according to Kashio, the company is targeting $80 million in sales of its device, it is also important to mention that the Casio smartwatch is expected to be launched at a price of $349.
“I don’t think the smartwatch will be an instant success but we want it to grow in the long term,” Kashio said. Until now, there is no informations about the watch specs, all we know is that Casio is very confident to bring the perfect smartwatch.
The company sound confident of its next product, so will it beat Android Wear and Apple Watch? maybe yes, maybe not, leave your comments to let us know what do you think.