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Motorola Moto 360 2nd Gen (42mm) Specifications

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Last Updated on March 30, 2020 by Jude Simeone

The Motorola Moto 360 2nd Gen (42mm) full specifications – The Moto 360 42mm version is one of the two versions released in September, 2015. Just like the 46mm version, it looks stylish and classy. It’s the type of watch that fits for any occasion. It comes with quite a lot of interesting features.

The Moto 360 2nd Gen runs Android wear OS which is now confirmed to be upgradable to Wear OS 2.1 bringing to par with latest Wear OS smartwatches.

A video on how to upgrade the Moto 360 2nd Gen to Wear OS 2.1

Motorola Moto 360 2nd Gen (42mm) Full Specifications

 Moto 360 2nd Gen (42mm)
Moto 360 2nd Gen specs

EDITOR'S RATING

Design:
4.1 out of 5 stars (4.1 / 5)
Battery:
3.3 out of 5 stars (3.3 / 5)
Fitness tracking:
3.4 out of 5 stars (3.4 / 5)
Features:
4 out of 5 stars (4.0 / 5)
Price:
3.5 out of 5 stars (3.5 / 5)
Average:
3.7 out of 5 stars (3.7 / 5)

WHERE TO BUY

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ABOUT DEVICE

Device nameMoto 360 2nd Gen (42mm)
Device typeClassic/Fitness smartwatch
PredessesorMoto 360 1st Gen (Sport)
SuccessorMoto 360 3rd Gen.
Released dateSeptember, 2015
Ideal forUnisex

DISPLAY

Display typeIPS LCD
Display size1.37 inches
Display resolution360 x 325 pixels
Pixel density263 ppi
Input typeTouchscreen
1 Physical button
Always-onYes

BODY

ShapeCircular
Dimension42 x 42 x 11.4 mm
Weight_
Casing materialStainless steel
Strap/band materialStainless steel
or Leather
Bezel MaterialCeramics
Strap size22mm
Screen protectionCorning Gorilla Glass 3
Water resistant/ProtectionYes, IP67
Swim-proofNot recommended
Color(s)Silver
Black

MEMORY

RAM0.5GB
Internal storage4GB
Memory card slotNo

CONNECTIVITY

BluetoothBluetooth v4.0 LE
Bluetooth callingNo
Wi-FiYes
NFCNo
GPSYes

CELLULAR TECHNOLOGY

TechnologyNo
SIMNo
BandNo

NOTIFICATIONS

Email alertYes
SMS alertYes
Calls alertYes
Event reminderYes
WeatherYes
Third-party appsYes

FITNESS TRACKING

Sleep apneaNo
Sleep tracking_
StepsYes
Floors climbed_
Heart rate monitoringYes
CaloriesYes
DistanceYes
Stress_
VO2 Max._
Blood oxygenNo
Blood pressureNo
Menstrual cycle trackingNo
Swim trackingNo
Under-water heart rate trackingNo
Preloaded mapsNo
On-screen workout modesNo
Triathlon mode_
ECG TrackingNo
Preloaded sport modesYes
Safety tracking_

MEDIA

Audiomp3/mp4
Music streamingYes
Bluetooth musicYes
RadioNo
LoudspeakerNo
MicrophoneYes
CameraNo

SENSORS

AccelerometerYes
Barometer/AltimeterNo
Heart rate monitor (HRM)Yes
Compass_
Gyroscope Yes
Ambient lightYes
Pulse Ox.No
ECGNo
ThermometerNo
Other sensors--

PLATFORM

Operating system (OS)Wear OS
ChipsetQualcomm Snapdragon 400
CPUQuad-core 1.2GHz
GPUAdreno 305

BATTERY

Type of batteryNon-removable Li-ion battery
Battery capacity 300mAh
Battery lifeStandby: 2 days+
Mixed usage: 1 day+
Charging typeWireless charger
Charging timeAbout 1-2 hours
Battery saver modeNo
Solar powerNo
Rapid chargingNo

CLOCK FEATURES

Time/DateYes
StopwatchYes
AlarmYes

OTHER FUNCTIONS

Control camera_
Music controlYes
Find phoneYes
Text response_

MISC

Payment systemNo
Compatibility Android 4.3+
iOS 8.2+
Companion appMoto Body App
Customizable watch faceYes
Interchangeable band Yes, 22mm
Voice commandYes

BOX CONTENTS

Moto 360 2nd Gen (46mm)
Straps
Wireless charger
Manual Guide
NOTE: We can't guarantee that all the information on this table are 100% correct. Read full disclaimer. Please, report an error.
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Pros
  • Stylish and elegant design.
  • It is built to last with top grade durable materials.
  • It has inbuilt microphone.
Cons
  • Battery life is not so great.
  • Not the best choice for fitness tracking.

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