Intel unveils 3G snakeskin intelligent bracelet

If we adore jewelry, Intel has denounced a stimulating bracelet that’s also a stand-alone summary arrangement device.

Unveiled for New York Fashion Week, My Intelligent Communication Accessory, or MICA, has glamorous looks as good as 3G mobile connectivity, so it doesn’t need to be tethered to a smartphone.

Designed by Humberto Leon and Carol Lim of conform residence Opening Ceremony, MICA is a cuff-style appendage lonesome with snakeskin as good as semiprecious stones such as obsidian and lapis. It will be accessible in dual styles, one with white snakeskin and a other with black snakeskin, any with opposite stones.

The 1.6-inch sapphire-glass touchscreen can arrangement SMS messages relayed by a bracelet’s Intel XMM6321 3G mobile radio. It can also arrangement calendar alerts.

The bracelet will be sole as an Opening Ceremony product. Its weight and cost have not been suggested yet, though it will be sole by some Barneys and Opening Ceremony stores by a Dec holiday season.

The chipmaker has been emphasizing wearables sole by other companies as mobile record has put PCs in a shadows in a new years.

Intel announced a partnership with Opening Ceremony during CES 2014, where it also showed off smart earbuds that can magnitude a runner’s heart rate.

In August, SMS Audio announced biometric headphones formed on Intel’s technology.

The MICA bracelet also follows Intel’s merger of health-tracking wristband builder Basis Science in March.

“This bracelet is a delight of a efforts and we’ve been creation swell in wearables for about a year now,” Intel mouthpiece Ellen Healy said, observant that a company’s New Devices Group is also operative on 3D printing, drones as good as other wearables.

“We aren’t tying ourselves to aptness or health or fashion—there’s going to be some-more to come from us in a entrance months,” she added.

You must be logged in to post a comment Login

Widgetized Section

Go to Admin » appearance » Widgets » and move a widget into Advertise Widget Zone