Virgin Mobile Canada Reveals the Future of Footwear

Virgin Mobile Canada Reveals the Future of Footwear with SmartKicks

 

Virgin Mobile Canada breaks ground as it unveils SmartKicks – the company’s new venture in wearable technology.

This new product from Virgin Mobile is the first line of ‘fully-loaded connected shoes’ and are sure to turn heads as it combines form, function and style into the ultimate mobile accessory.

Two variants from this collection are the Smart-letto and the SmartSneak both of which come in red and in traditional sizes. These are powered by kinetic soles for wireless charging, can call “home” with the simple click of heels, has a Retract-O-Hell Micro USB charger and soles that sync via Bluetooth serving as reminders for your mobile calendar.

Specs for both designs are the following:

Smart-letto:

• 4 1/2” covered heels
• Waterproof suede
• Cushioned leather insole with kinetic technology built-in
• Leather lining and sole
• Black canvas tie
• Built-in Bluetooth 4.0 and advanced DSP
• Streams music up to 50 feet
• Women’s sizes: 5-12
• PRICE: $299.99

SmartSneak: Canvas uppers

• 2 1/2” mid-cut
• Lace-up closure
• 1” waterproof rubber sole, lugged to provide traction
• Leather insole with kinetic technology built-in
• Built-in Bluetooth 4.0 and advanced DSP
• Streams music up to 50 feet
• Men’s sizes: 5-13, Women’s sizes: 5-12
• PRICE: $229.9

Those who would like to get a pair of this new innovation can visit www.virginmobile.ca/smartkicks for more details.

*UPDATE: It looks like Virgin Mobile got us with an April Fools joke! The PR Company that sent this to us forgot to put that it was an April Fools joke in their email. They emailed us shortly after this post went live. The SmartKicks were a joke for April Fools and a good one too!*

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