Quick Overview of Smartwatch Market
A Smart watch consist in connected your smartphone, tablet or every other wearable device to a fashion accessory that every body has : your watch. So Smartwatch is potentially the connected object« par excellence ». Indeed Smartwatch is an object you always wear and it have the potential to provide more than just the time.
The advantage of this product doesn’t only remain in its functions, it is also belonging to the jewel market. Therefore there is more than just the technical aspect to develop, and numerous segment to target. This market promising by its figures. The estimate sale could reach 485 million units by 2018.
There is still a lot of possible innovation on this market and I invite you to see this website if you are interested in Smartwatch development in China
As other electronics, Most of Smart watch are manufactured in Asian country, mainly in China, Taiwan and South Korea. You will find in this article, everything you should know about Smart-Watch quality control in China.
Smartwatch Quality Control Checklist in China and Asia
As Smartwatch are recent on the electronics market, consumers tend to be critic. New brands have to be very careful on their product quality, safety and electronic component quality as a priority. You may be interested in what could be Smartwatch defects. Here is a little check list of what you should pay attention at.
- Battery : There are many potential issues with battery in wearable device like Smartwatch. Major issues involve autonomy and life cycle. Checking that battery actually fits your requirements and your customer expectation should be one of your priority. I made a detailed article about battery quality control in China and Asia if you want to learn more.
- Screen : For Smartwatch and many other electronic device screen is the point of contact between your customer and your product and actively participate to the success (or not) of customer experience. As it, it’s very important to assure your display quality. First, you have to check display technology (LED / TFT). Then, there are 3 major feature to test during a display quality control in China or Asia : Brightness, Contrast and Transflective/Refletive/Transmissive Difference. To avoid potential delay in your Smartwatch production and assure your customer a qualitative product, I recommend you to check incoming material and inspect Smartwatch production as soon as possible. You can use Incoming Material Quality Control Service and Initial Production Inspection Service for your Smartwatch production in China and Asia.
- Flash Memory : The first thing you have to check about Smartwatch flash Memory is its exact capacity. You find regularly fake memory card during Smartwatch Quality Control in China.
- OS stability : OS interface is very important. It determine how your customer can interact with your product. In order to make this experience was comfortable as possible, you have to assure them a stable Operating System. It sometimes happen that Smartwatch OS are developed in a hurry and has a lot programming error. Therefore, it is very important to run an extensive Smartwatch OS testing and stress the system.
Hope this article has helped you. If you have any question about Smartwatch quality control in China and Asia, feel free to post a comment !
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