S958 GPS Review: an affordable smartwatch for professional sports

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While dedicated sports watches still offer the best way to train, GPS-equipped smartwatches are quickly catching up. The S958 is one of the budget GPS smartwatches that is designed for professional sports. With GPS, distance tracking and health and fitness stats – is a great way to monitor your progress for multi sport modes.

Design & Package

Professionally designed for sports, the S958 is rugged type smartwatch that has a sporty look. It’s designed with a round dial plate and a TPU band with stainless steel buckle. The screen of S958 is a 1.3 inches TFT color screen with 240 x 240 pixel resolution. The S958 smartwatch comes in a black carton box with a transparent design. In the box, you can find the smartwatch, a charger cradle and the USB cable for charging, as well as the user manual.

Hardware

The S958 is powered by Mediatek MTK2503 CPU, along with 32Mb of RAM and 128Mb of ROM. Besides, it supports to expand the external memory up to 32 GB with the use of TF card. The S958 is also equipped with a nano SIM slot but only supports 2G network (GSM 850/900/1800/1900MHz). This allows you to call and text on your smartwatch so you don’t need to bring your big smartphone when you’re enjoying sports. The S958 smartwatch is compatible with IOS for iPhone and Android system. With 500mAh battery capacity, it can last up to 2 days with regular use.

Features

The S958 offers most of the health and fitness features of a sport smartwatch, including pedometer, heart rate monitor, sleep monitor, sedentary reminder, barometer, stopwatch, audio recorder, and so on. In addition, supported by Bluetooth v4.0, the S958 can be equipped with Bluetooth headset to ensure private calls. The watch is also equipped with tweeter which allows playing music. But be noticed that the watch doesn’t support music play mode when is connected to Bluetooth headset.

As a sporty GPS smartwatch, the S958 can also trace the route, accurately records motion track, calculates mileage, speed and pace. Through satellite systems, it can offers precise recording of active trajectories. Thus, you can easily check your sport data like track, mileage, speed, pace, avgcadence, consume, and time on the screen of the S958 or share your record with friends.

There is no detail on the waterproof rating of this smartwatch so far. According to the description of manufacturer, this smartwatch focus more on land sports like running, cycling and walking.

Conclusion

The S958 GPS smartwatch offers all the functions that comes within a watch from a known brand but has a very affordable price. If you’re intereted in this smartwatch, you can get it at just $64.99 on Gearbest thanks to its presale campaign. Click the link below and view more details.

Last update was on: July 31, 2018 10:39 am

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  1. can this watch receive notifications like whatsapp/wechat/facebook?

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