Asus CEO Jerry Shen is revealed that Asus company is working on a second generation Asus ZenWatch 2 device with voice calling facilities. Also a new published report that the Asus is expected to sell about 8 million ZenFone smartphones until the end of the year.
The statement of Mr. Jerry Shen: Asus was launched the premiere of Asus ZenWatch 2 in Taiwan. Shen also adds that the next generation Asus ZenWatch 2 can work independently as smart phones and implementation support voice calls.
(Also see Sony SmartWatch 3)
CEO of Asus also said the device will become rivals Samsung Gear S, SmartWatch comes with a SIM card slot and does not need a smartphone connectivity of Samsung has sold out.
(Also see LG Watch R)
According to a report in Focus Taiwan, the Asus Zen Watch next line will be released in the third quarter of 2015. In addition the report also said that Asus will launch two other ZenWatch wearable devices, in the next years to come focus on functional fitness and a lower price than Asus ZenWatch.
The Taiwanese company is hoping that in 2015, ASUS Smart Watch will have sales increased to 300.000 to 500.000 units monthly, while at the moment they only sold 50,000 units per month.
(Also see The most impressive SmartWatches 2014)
As you may know, both equipment ZenWatch and ZenFone are being manufactured by Asus hire companies specializing in electronics Pegatron Technology.
(Also see Moto 360)
The recent rumor also suggests Asus will launch a new product line of ZenFone next year, namely in January at CES 2015 in Las Vegas.