We had been fairly certain Google’s first smartwatch can be referred to as the Pixel Watch, and it is just about confirmed now that the tech big has trademarked “Pixel Watch.”
Google registered the trademark days in the past, on April 19, and filed it to cowl the smartwatch and equipment like instances, straps, bands and “wearable computer systems within the nature of smartwatches” simply to be secure.
Whereas there is not a lot to be gleaned from a easy trademark submitting, it does cowl “watch straps product of metallic, leather-based, plastic, silicone, or rubber,” which might imply Google will launch a full array of watchbands, like we’re used to seeing with Apple Watches, Samsung Galaxy Watches and different wearables.
There are nonetheless a number of regulatory steps earlier than the watch can launch, together with submitting with the Federal Communications Fee, identified 9to5 Google, which earlier reported the trademark submitting. Provided that timeline, it is unlikely we’ll see the Pixel Watch debut at , which is scheduled to start out Could 11, however we might see the watch or its software program teased on the occasion.
Google did not reply to a request for remark.