For those who love swim, they would be exciting since Misfit partnered with Speedo have recently introduced a new smartband with features for this activity. The Misfit Shine 2 Swimmer Edition comes with proprietary lap counting algorithms, which enables track a swimmer’s lap count with pinpoint accuracy across all stroke types.
Besides accurate total swim distance, it allows you set a workout timer that buzzes you when your countdown is complete. The Misfit Shine 2 Swimmer Edition powered by Speedo is able to track your swim training data with the Misfit app. Thus, it is also Speedo’s personalized swim-tracking app, Speedo Fit.
In terms of outside, the smartwatch is made by durable aircraft-grade aluminum. But it is similar specifications as the Shine 2, which is including 12 LEDs that tell time, each displaying over 16 million potential colors, 3-axis accelerometer and 3-axis magnetometer for advanced activity, sleep and swim tracking.
The device uses a coin cell that enables up to 6 months of battery life. For calls and texts alerts, smart alarms, and movement reminders, all takes vibration notifications. But users can paired with Misfit Link to control music, lighting, and a wide range of connected home devices, including Nest.
Last year, company with Speedo were launched Speedo Shine with activity, swim, and sleep tracking. So, it seems similar functionality with Misfit Shine 2 Swimmers Edition. But the latter have more perfectly for people who need activity, sleep and swim tracking record on their wristwatch.
Pricing of the Misfit Shine 2 Swimmer’s Edition is $119.99. Company has also give option for you to get swim tracking and lap counting features on Misfit Shine 2 or Misfit Ray with an in-app upgrade for price of $9.99.