Apple could be killing him in China with the iPhone, but the US firm is faced with quite an impressive young competitor in the space SmartWatch on Chinese soil. It does not run on Android, but there is a connection Google.

Mobvoi, two-year-old Chinese startup founded by former Googlers, shaping up to be a very reliable SmartWatch opponent. The company specializes in search technology language, and this is what forms the core of the operating system’s own SmartWatch – Ticwear – and his home-made equipment :. With Ticwatch

investment from Google, which is in partnership with the company to bring Android wear in China, Mobvoi put in the international spotlight last month, but its technical fare?

The answer is quite good.

On the sidelines of our event TechCrunch Beijing last week, Mobvoi product manager Lin Yili showed clock – gold, no less – and walked us through his function


The sad news to most readers of TechCrunch, which Ticwear Ticwatch and built for users of the Chinese language, but hinted that Lin international version may be released in the future. We will keep you informed of that!