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SpeedUp Technology Announces the SpeedUp SmartWatch-S Stylish Wearable Device Compatible with iOS and Android at Computex 2014

SpeedUp Technology Ltd, following its success with the world’s first Android 4.4 KitKat SmartWatch announced during Mobile World Congress 2014, today officially announces their newest stylish wearable device, the SpeedUp SmartWatch-S.

The exquisite design of the SpeedUp SmartWatch-S features 24mm high-grade stainless steel band, interchangeable to rubber/silicon and leather watch bands. It features a fully-tempered glass LCD 1.6” 240x240px display, water resistant technology, and unique functionality to keep people connected. The SpeedUp SmartWatch-S incorporates a low-power CPU to be highly power-efficient while running Google’s latest Android 4.4 ‘KitKat’ OS.

Rahmad Widjaja Sakti, VP of product and marketing SpeedUp Technology said, “We want to show our focus on wearable technology by re-inventing our first SpeedUp SmartWatch, to be more stylish, which is beautifully crafted with aluminium body and chamfered edges. We again choose a MIPS-based processor for this newest device, as it enables our device to be more powerful and more power efficient. We are very delighted to offer consumers the SpeedUp SmartWatch-S, the world’s fashion steel wearable devices, with its compelling features and exquisite design.”

According to Tony King-Smith, EVP Marketing, Imagination Technologies, “SpeedUp Technology is an exciting company whose products are a great showcase of the power efficiency and versatility of Imagination’s MIPS CPU architecture. With its newest SpeedUp SmartWatch-S, SpeedUp is addressing two fundamental necessities in the wearable market – low power operation and an eye on style.”

In addition to providing at-a-glance information including time, date and weather, the SpeedUp SmartWatch-S offers a wide range of features and functionality:

  • Push Notifications: leveraging Bluetooth Low Energy 4.0 and the SpeedUp SmartWatch application, users can stay connected to their devices with notifications about incoming calls, chat including WhatsApp and BBM, social media such as Facebook and Twitter, e-mail, alarm, calendar, weather information and more for Android users
  • Fitness Tracker: helping consumers on the journey towards a healthy lifestyle, the SpeedUp SmartWatch-S automatically tracks fitness stats such as step count, distance, and calories, enabling users to enjoy their morning run, stay connected and analyze performance directly through daily, weekly and total statistics
  • Sleep Monitor: users can assess their overall sleep quality through this feature that tracks total sleep time, as well as determining light sleep and deep sleep versus awake states
  • “Find My Device”: consumers can easily locate a misplaced smartphone or tablet by sending a notification to remotely activate vibrations and/or ring tones
  • Audio and Music Features: a Music Controller allows users to remotely control music from a smartphone’s music player
  • Personalized User Interface: consumers can select from 14 different watch interfaces including Digital, Analog, Antique, Roman, Midnight, and others based on their preference

The SpeedUp SmartWatch mobile application can be downloaded from the Google Play Store, Samsung Apps, Nokia X-Store and iOS Smartphone (Beta version, direct Bluetooth connectivity). The SpeedUp SmartWatch-S will be available globally in September 2014. For more information and price updates see: or contact [email protected]. Please visit to download the press kit.

About SpeedUp Technology Limited (

SpeedUp Technology Limited is the leading brand of telecommunication technology products and has oriented to the growth of technology by delivering a rewarding and elevating experience to our customers. We present our cutting-edge hardware technology in several categories under SpeedUp brand, like: modem & mifi; tablet & accessories; SmartWatch, SU-TV, SU-Cam, wireless display; repeater. Our biggest differentiator, we also offer software and services as a value add and Svide enhance user experiences to our users, through Digital Content Store-SpeedUp Studio.

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