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AP's Gadget Watch: The Nabu smart wristband



The AP has a story today on the Nabu, a fitness-style wristband from gaming company Razer that also receives notifications like a smartwatch. To wit:

As a fitness tracker, the Nabu wristband tells you about your sleep patterns and the number of steps taken and the stairs climbed. As a smartwatch, it offers notifications about incoming texts and emails.

If you join the developer program, you can order one now for $49. It's unclear what you'll pay as, y'know, an ordinary, run-of-the-mill consumer — but that's an intriguing price point. With a Pebble going for $150 (and their new glass and metal Pebble Steel priced at $250), a Nabu that costs even close to $49 off the shelf could be an interesting option. Read more here.

[Last modified: Wednesday, January 8, 2014 12:25pm]


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