Stay Connected in Style with the Gc Connect Smartwatch

Powered by Google™ Android Wear 2.0 and Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Wear 2100

ZUG, Switzerland, March 21, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Celebrating its 20th anniversary, Gc joins forces with the recognised Google technology and Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Wear 2100 processor for the next-generation wearables, as one of the first watches running Android 2.0, Google’s latest operation system.

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Gc Connect with Android 2.0 enables the user to use a wide range of new functions from an advanced fitness tracking, downloading the favourite apps directly from the Google Play Store on the watch, to an improved messaging with updated input methods (handwriting recognition, keyboard, smart reply, 3p IMEs) powered by Google’s machine learning technology. Additionally, users can reply to messages, set reminders, or ask for directions by holding the power button or saying “Ok Google.”

The Qualcomm® Snapdragon™ Wear 2100 processor, especially designed for Android Wear watches, includes an always-on connectivity with low power usage for a long battery life.

Gc Connect for men: Based upon its Gc Structura style, the smooth polished calibrated ceramic bezel frames the customized textured digital dial designs with three complication counters, ranging from sporty carbon fibre to elegant classic sunray offering hundreds of personalised combinations with interchangeable bracelet/straps, sumptuous high-tech ceramic with rose gold (PVD) link bracelet, a classic croco-embossed leather strap or a soft sporty embossed silicone band.

Gc Connect for ladies: Based on Gc Structura Lady silhouette, available in two-tone steel and rose gold or all rose gold (PVD) case, offering hundreds of fashionable personalised options through the combination of interchangeable straps/bracelets: stylish in croco-embossed leather, sporty in soft silicone, elegant in two-tone link bracelet, with glamorous textured digital dials, including sparkling diamond effect, python print and mother-of-pearl make for a truly outstanding look.

Stay connected in Style with the Gc Connect – the Smartest of Luxuries

Gc is a Swiss precision brand whose signature “Smart Luxury” stands for the brand’s commitment to provide quality timepieces and luxury products for men and women through the choice of their materials and design, all at a surprisingly accessible price point. Gc watches are produced and distributed by Sequel AG, a Timex Group company. headquartered in Zug, Switzerland.

Android, Android Wear, Google, Google Play, Google Play logo and other marks are trademarks of Google Inc.Android Wear requires a phone running Android 4.3+ or iOS 9+.  Supported features may vary between platforms.  Visit g.co/wearcheck on your Android phone or IPhones® to see if your device is compatible.

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. is a subsidiary of Qualcomm Incorporated. Qualcomm and Snapdragon are trademarks of Qualcomm Incorporated, registered in the United States and other countries. Snapdragon Wear is a trademark of Qualcomm Incorporated.  Other products and brand names may be trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective owners.

Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear is a product of Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

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