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Sony Smartband Talk SWR30


Weight (without strap unless stated) 26g (large strap), 24g (small strap)
Form Factor Band
Relative size Slim
Dimensions W23.5, D9.5mm in two lengths for 52 and 68mm wrist-widths
Build Quality Rubberised strap, light
Water / Dust Resistance IP68


Technology Monochrome ‘E Ink’
PPI 192
Resolution 296 x 128
Screen Size 1.4″
Colour Brightness Monochrome, good contrast
Outdoor Quality Good
Ambient Light Sensor N/A
Display-On Method Always-on
Glass TBC (NOT Gorilla glass)
Bundled Watch Faces N/A

Tech Specs

Processor ARM Cortex M4
RAM & Storage 2MB internal
Smoothness Smooth if not over-loaded with Apps
Camera Built-In No

Connectivity & Connection Quality

GSM / Phone No
Bluetooth 4.0
WiFi No
Micro USB Port Yes


Heart Rate No
Pedometer Yes
Others Altimeter, Sleep tracker


Interface Methods Power button, voice, tap, gesture (NO touch)
Voice control and speakers Microphone, good, plus speakers
Operating System Sony proprietary architecture
Bundled Apps Notifications, Music, Sony Lifelog

Battery & Charging

Battery Type & Capacity 70mAh Li
Battery Life – Normal 65
Battery Life – Maximum (unconnected on standby) 75
Charging Method Micro USB direct into side
Time to Full Charge 50 mins


Operating System Android 4.4+ only
Phone Android 4.4+ only

Release details

Date October 2014
Cost £130 / $170