Casio today launched the STB-1000 which is a new sport watch with Bluetooth 4.0 LE support. The STB-1000 sport watch has the ability to track data such as pulse, elapsed time, running speed and distance travelled and especially for cyclists, it can also monitor speed and the number of pedal rotations. The STB-1000 also includes the basic function such as daily alarms and countdown timers.
The watch is water-resistant to a depth of 100m and has a good battery which lasts for 2 years. Since, the watch has got the Bluetooth 4.0 LE support, it allows the compatibility with iPhones. Using Bluetooth support, user can watch the control media playback on your iPhone as well as receive call and email notifications. The Bluetooth compatibility also allow to share fitness data with iPhone apps.
However, there are only few apps that are currently supported which includes Wahoo Fitness, Abvio’s Runmeter, Walkmeter and Cyclemeter titles, but the company claims to extend the compatible apps in future. With the Bluetooth 4.0 LE support, the watch is compatible with only recent iPhones such as 4S, 5, 5S and 5C to access the fitness data.
There is no words about its availability and pricing yet. For more details, check out the official website. Stay tuned for more updates.
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