Job listing suggests Google is looking at making a Pixel Watch
Google may very well be constructing its personal wearable gadgets such because the Pixel Watch in keeping with a current job listing.
While the job listing has since been eliminated, Android Police has taken a screenshot of it. Google was apparently trying to find a “Vice President of Hardware Engineering for Wearables” who can be liable for the design, growth and cargo of all Google’s Wearable merchandise. There is additionally one other job listing for a “Wearables Design Manager”.
Since Google’s solely present wearable product is the Pixel Buds, it is unlikely that the corporate is hiring a senior government to handle the Pixel Buds lineup. This suggests that Google may very well be looking to broaden its Wearable lineup which might embrace a Pixel Watch and different health trackers.
Although Google confirmed that it is too early to think about a one-size-fits-all watch, the corporate has entered into an settlement with Fossil Group to accumulate US$40 million mental property (IP) in relation to a present smartwatch expertise developed by the latter.
Could the job listing be associated to this acquisition? Well, plainly Google is getting severe about growing its personal smartwatches to compete with Apple, Samsung and Fitbit.
Source: Android Police