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.