We first managed to get a glimpse of the Sony SmartBand during this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, with the company now announcing that the extremely lightweight wearable is set for a global launch next month. The SmartBand is the first of presumably a number of products that will be built to utilize Sony’s new Core fitness tracking hardware and will come with a retail price of $130 when it lands on shelves next month.

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