With this new TAG Heuer Connected, not only do you have the most sophisticated fitness partner yet, but an awesome looking luxury watch; this is the key factor that makes this watch stand out from the rest of the smart watch world. Luxury is not a word often associated with this kind of tech, however TAG Heuer insist upon keeping their standards to the highest possible quality. If you inspect the watch visually and by touch you can instantly recognise that this watch has the aura of luxury.
One noticeable difference in the new generation Connected is just how sleek it has become, the case size in width and depth is much more user friendly: a great size for both ladies and gents. Being able to adapt and cater for more customers is only a good thing for TAG Heuer and their progression of this watch.
This limited quantity variation is made from grade 2 titanium with a black 'diamond-like-carbon' finish micro-blasted ceramic bezel, steel crown and buttons. The rubber strap is closed by a black clasp.
Despite the case becoming much sleeker, TAG Heuer have introduced two push buttons to the side of the case to enhance functionality, allowing ‘gestures’ or ‘finger swipes’ to not be the only way to control and prompt the watch, these buttons become very useful for the latest Google fitness apps on the watch.
Your best performance is the one ahead’ the tag line associated with the release of this watch, our first clue that this watch is aimed at being your perfect fitness partner. Many smart products that sit on the wrist are aimed at tracking your fitness goals, with heart rate monitors and GPS signals tracking your every move, the constant info that can be gained from these devices is the motivation many people rely on.
Google’s latest Android watch technology ‘Wear OS’ is proactive with many apps to help your everyday life, with TAG Heuer aiming this watch at those with fitness in mind the watch comes standard with Google Fit, Fit Breath and Fit Workout. More importantly one Android app is exclusive to the Connected and if you enjoy running, cycling or golf this app will become an instant hit.
TAG Sport allows you track your sport activities with a GPS signal and help guide you and achieve goals that you want to hit. For golfers this app is the ultimate ‘round’ partner. This clever feature has more than 39,000 courses worldwide pre-loaded with maps, hazards, pars and can help your shot tracking, along with recording scores of you and your course partners.
As with any smart products expect many updates of software along the way to keep your watch running at its best and maximise its longevity.
Included with the watch is a handy leather travel case with compartments to store the charging cables. This protective case is unique to the Connected watch and a great companion. An international 2-year warranty is supplied with the watch. TAG Heuer also have a great support team on hand based in the UK to tackle any questions you may have.