Largest Wear OS wearable maker Fossil plans to launch next-gen premium Gen 6 smartwatch this fall that will run on Google’s revamped operating system for devices.

Fossil executives said CNET on Saturday that their next Android smartwatches will be entirely new, with chipsets with faster performance, better battery life and global LTE cellular options. The company plans to launch a single premium watch, its most successful category, as a flagship under the new Wear OS. However, other brands in the Fossil group, including Diesel and Michael Kors, will likely develop their own watches.

According to CNET, the new Fossil smartwatch is expected to have features similar to those offered by Google and Samsung. In May, the tech behemoths announced that they would be to associate to create a new smartwatch operating system that aims to be 30% faster when launching apps and enables for features like continuous core frequency monitoring and sleep tracking.

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