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Top 15 Wearable Technology Startups - 2019

Evolved over the years, wearable technology has now become one of the biggest industries in the world, thanks to the spellbinding innovations that have continued to keep this industry lively. From tracking down the calorie expenditure to receiving/sending text messages via voice commands to voice command selfies, chasing health parameters, and even serving as a cashless payment method, wearables have become ubiquitous.

The wearables industry offers the fitness world various types of applications and devices. Consumers get to choose from a multitude of sensors, software apps, tracking devices, and wearable apparel technology. From full-body suits retrofitted with sensors tracking physiological data to the gamification of club activities, consumers and athletes can obtain more insights into their progress and fitness goals.

Industries, as varied as finance, retail, and manufacturing, are discovering ways to achieve greater operational efficiencies with wearables. Another way enterprises are seeing greater operational efficiencies with wearables is through the data they can collect. By digitizing previously analog tasks, enterprises can use the data to measure operational success as well as improve upon current processes.

Spurred by the desires of younger consumers, the rapid growth of wearable technology products shows no sign of slowing down. Innovative advancements are making the future of wearable technology appear full of unlimited possibilities. This edition of StartupCity features companies that are at the forefront of delivering wearable technology solutions. StartupCity’s editorial board has assessed and shortlisted some of the most prominent organizations in the industry such as EEnovate Technology, iGPS Watch, and RealWear. We present to you – “15 Most Promising Wearables Startups – 2019”.

    Top Wearable Technology Startups

  • The start-up company founded in 2017, under the able leadership of Professor Yi Cui and Meng Sui functions on nanotechnology, materials science, energy and environmental technology. Its main focus lies in the proliferation of the entire wearable industry with its groundbreaking thermo-textile technology to provide smart wear for all. The specialty of its innovation is it regulates the body temperature based on the external thermal conditions. In summers it provides instant and consistent cooling while in winters it acts as an insulator, but with more comfort and easy to use. The company’s solutions are beneficial for offices, high-rise buildings and factories to save energy consumption to a great extent

  • The Wizard GPS tracking watch phone is made, keeping in mind the children's protection and safety. The wizard enables the parents to contact, monitor, locate, or protect their child if they are away from home, at, or play. The product has attractive features like live GPS tracking, text communication and cellular voice, a one-touch SOS alert button, device removal alerts, and safe and danger-zone (virtual fence), and many more. The wizard watch is reliable and cost-effective. The fully-featured wearable watch frees the parents of all the stress and worries of their kids and gives them the confidence to let their children explore the world

  • Magic Leap is an augmented reality (AR) startup that is innovating in the AR space to create new hardware and software that will give its users a never-before-seen AR experience and redefine how they access screens and visualize data. The company’s Magic Leap One is a premium augmented reality headset that seamlessly blends the digital and physical worlds, allowing digital content to coexist with real world objects and the people around. The futuristic headset combines a user’s inherent visual ability with mobile computing – giving visual output equivalent to real-world experience but powered by mobile tech

  • Ocutrx provides with every tool that is required to create extraordinary AR. The company aims to create an impactful and revolutionary AR Platform and ecosystem. Ocutrx is a new kind of smart-up AR manufacturing company that focuses on the lightest weight headset with the largest field-of-vision in the marketplace. The company has the most exceptional global engineers, who are devoted to getting the Oculenz rapidly into the market. When the worldwide applications of easy-to-wear and easy-to-access AR solutions are being hyped as the next big thing after the smartphone, Ocutrx is improving the AR glasses for the masses

  • WESTUNITIS is a unique tech company both as a wearable hardware and software developer, which began as a paper manual production company initially. The company has been focusing on helping the working of the B2B market for decades by producing working manuals and assistant software. They are currently developing original hands-free mobile wearable devices to manipulate their innovative software. Their wearable glasses InfoLinker is the stand-alone wireless wearable PC, designed for industrial application to support and enhance working efficiency with their software

  • Athos


    Founded in 2012, Athos is a sports industry that assists the athletes train more effectively and achieve their performance goals. It provides athletes and their coaches with a phenomenal knowledge of muscular levels and helps them in better understanding the physical output of their training and competitive performance. Headquartered in Redwood City, CA,Athos enables athletes to perform at their high potential, in and out of a competition. The company brings together significant information and exercises science to convey straightforward, noteworthy insights that empower the coaches and athletes to get the most out of their preparation

  • Brain Scientific

    Brain Scientific

    Brain Scientific is a New York based healthcare technology company that specializes in the advancement of high-tech, clinical grade neurological diagnostic gadgets that are uniquely set up to broaden the reach and capability of the evolving telemedicine field in neurology (teleneurology). The company aims at developing the next generation of teleneurology services worldwide via augmentation of intelligence, clinical-grade diagnostic devices and sensors to enable physicians make quick care decisions remotely

  • Chetu


    Chetu Plantation is a world-class software development solutions provider. Established in 2000, the company combines technological expertise, particular field experience, and enthusiasm for excellence in providing enterprise-grade solutions to SMBs, startup, and fortune 5000 companies. The company supports businesses to accelerate the development of mobile, desktop, and web-based applications with on-demand developers. The headquarters of the company are in Plantation, Florida. The company uses innovation and creativity to deliver high-quality software development services and deploy such mechanisms for improving the productivity of the customers' business

  • EarlySense


    Established in 2004, the company develops signal-processing technology. EverSense provides contact-free, constant monitoring solutions for the health care continuum. The system of the company empowers the clinician to deliver proactive patient care. It enables the clinical teams to identify opportunities for intervention, communicates that information efficiently, and offers management tools for verifying timely responses and protocol compliance. Its flagship product EverOn measures, displays, records as well as alerts respiration and heart rates along with bed entries and exits, patient motion, and sleep quality under the mattress

  • FUVI Cognitive Network

    FUVI Cognitive Network

    Based in Framingham, Massachusetts, FUVI Cognitive Network Corporation is a cognitive computing startup. The company develops innovative cognitive products to help and assist people in learning, thinking, communicating, and making decisions effectively. It is initially emphasizing on making traditional education more impactful. The company is developing wearable technology and cognitive software to help the students to improve their natural learning skills and enhance their learning comprehension. The study tool improves comprehension via cognitive monitoring while learning and then highlight areas that need additional review and attention for a better understanding of the concept

  • Modjoul


    Modjoul is a data invention company that works to enhance the safety record of every company by providing actionable insights and data to abolish employee injuries in the workplace. The employees in the company are their greatest assets, which encouraged them to bring increased workplace safety to every employee, in every industry, round-the-world. Witnessing too many unnecessary workplace injuries and fatalities in the industry, the makers of the company finally came up with the safety wearable to tackle employee safety called, the Modjoul SmartBelt, the trademark of their company

  • RealWear


    RealWear is a knowledge transfer company providing on-site information and in-the-field training with software and hardware to help people enhance safety and increase productivity at work. The company’s flagship product, HMT-1, is the first ruggedized head-mounted wearable Android-class tablet computer that frees a worker’s hands for dangerous jobs. The hands-free monocular HMT-1 is built for connected worker programs in the industrial enterprise. Additionally, it is securely controlled with voice, even in noisy surroundings. With a rising number of hands-free partner solutions, enterprise customers gain instant knowledge with document navigation, remote mentor, industrial IoT visualization, and digital workflow solutions

  • SmarTECHS


    As a Wearable Start-up, SmarTECHS aims to help businesses in unlocking the full potential of their frontline teams through smart technologies. The end-user, the field technician, is at the forefront of their focus. Their commitment lies in providing the clients with suitable information and technology available so they can do their work securely. The SmarTECHS team comprises of veterans with decades of operations management experience, and proven expertise in technology, innovation, and customer relations success. They imply to be client-centric and are dedicated to taking the field operations to the next level of safety, productivity, and compliance

  • VivaLNK


    VivaLNK is a supplier of connected healthcare solutions for wellness, patient care, and telemedicine. The portfolio of the company carries wearable medical grade devices and data analytics applications that continuously monitor the health and well-being of individuals. Their vision is to enhance the quality and accessibility of healthcare worldwide by bringing together technology, data, and analytics into an integrated solution. VivaLNK launched eSkin, which represented a model breathable, thin-film substrate with integrated circuits and sensors designed for long term wearable use. Initially launched in partnership with Google ATP, but the technology now is at the core of VivaLNK's in-house products

  • Vuelosophy


    Vuelosophy Inc. was founded in early 2016 in the heart of Silicon Valley. The company is an engineering-driven company dedicated to developing high performance, cost-effective, versatile, and easy to access wearable eye-tracking systems. Their innovative algorithms, software and hardware solutions, open the doors for eye-tracking applications in new sectors as well as areas. It comprises of creative calibration workflow, advanced data fusion algorithms, and wearable that is portable and configurable. Vuelosophy covers vast marketplaces such as AR, education and training, medical, games, automotive, museums, as well as galleries