Huawei CEO Richard Yu confirmed at IFA 2018 that the corporate continues to be within the smartwatch market regardless of not launching a brand new piece of wristwear for over a yr and a half, and now we might have a transparent image of the subsequent watch’s identify.
The Huawei Watch 2 could also be adopted up by the Watch X as the corporate has trademarked the identify in Europe.
In keeping with a trademark submitting from the EUIPO (European Union Mental Property Workplace) the corporate has listed the identify “Watch X”.
The itemizing was noticed by 91Mobiles, and it additionally says it is for “digital units comprised primarily of a wristwatch and in addition that includes a phone.”
When will it land?
This is not affirmation the watch is coming quickly. Corporations typically trademark a wide range of names for future use, so it could a brand new gadget from the corporate is in growth however is not able to be bought beneath the Watch X identify.
Yu stated in his interview at IFA 2018 that the corporate desires to rethink smartwatches earlier than releasing one other and guarantee there is a massive tech improve.
“We need to increase enhancements and make the expertise significantly better than right this moment. That’s my goal. We need to make the smartwatch extra helpful, extra intimate, extra useful, and with for much longer battery life.”
Then again, it could be Huawei has been engaged on this behind the scenes and we’ll hear extra in regards to the gadget we initially anticipated to be referred to as the Huawei Watch 3 within the coming months.