Lenovo exhibits off a pair of Intel-powered sensible footwear

Lenovo shows off a pair of Intel-powered smart shoes

Consider it or not, in the present day’s Tech World isn’t the primary time Lenovo has exhibit a pair of sensible sneakers. Nearly this time final yr, the corporate revealed a pair of kicks with the distinctive means to find out and show their wearer’s temper. How the idea wearable truly labored and why anybody may probably need to do such a factor weren’t completely clear, however hey, look, a cheerful face.

It’s not more likely to get as a lot discover because the new Venture Tango handset Lenovo confirmed off at as we speak’s press occasion, however the firm’s newest tackle related sneakers do look like a good bit extra subdued that the product it confirmed off final yr.

We’re nonetheless awaiting specifics, however the sensible footwear appear to have the type of health knowledge assortment would anticipate from such a wearable, monitoring customers’ distance and energy, and so forth. There ‘s additionally some gaming performance constructed into the product – movement monitoring, maybe? – together with LEDs embedded into the soles.

Lenovo shows off a pair of Intel-powered smart shoes

Lenovo CEO Yuanqing Yang introduced a pair to Intel CEO Brian Krzanich, “so [he] can stroll within the cloud.” [Pause for laughter.]