Category: Watches

Sony’s Wena Wrist watch has an invisible smartwatch hiding in the metal band

Wena Wrist smartwatch

Sony is no stranger when it comes to wearable technology as they introduced their maiden attempt at making an Android Wear powered smartwatch and fitness tracker. Now, they are on-course to making another smartwatch only for Apple devices (iOS 8.0 or higher), but through a detour. That by-pass being their own Japanese crowd-funding platform “First Flight” which has Wena Wrist up for funding. This chronograph is just another watch; that is until you reach the band section which has all the sensors to read your pulse or receive notifications from iPhone.
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LG Watch Urbane Luxe is a contemporary looking exclusive smartwatch

LG Watch Urbane Luxe smartwatch

LG launched the Watch Urbane smartwatch quite some time ago and now they have one more reason for smartwatch fanatics to have a wide smile on their face. To give Apple Watch Edition – Gold some healthy competition, LG has announced that it will sell 500 limited edition LG Watch Urbane Luxe smartwatches starting October. In collaboration with REEDS Jewelers (U.S. retail Jewelry Company) LG will introduce this premium 23-karat gold watch at the IFA 2015 commencing from September 4-9 in Berlin. This luxury smartwatch is going to be the LG Watch Urbane in an exclusive handcrafted alligator leather strap and gold finish which increases its appeal three-folds.
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Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch gets another teaser before IFA 2015

Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch

As expected, Samsung gave another sneak peak of their new smartwatch that doesn’t require a smartphone to sync its major functions. Yes, I’m talking about the Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch that looks the next competition for Moto 360 smartwatch that by far looks the most elegant smartwatch in town. Ahead of the IFA 2015 event in Berlin, Germany, Samsung is elevating the anticipation for their flagship wearable as they announced the Gear S2 smartwatch in Seoul, Korea.
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MB&F 10th Anniversary Horological Machine: HMX inspired by race cars of 1960s

MB&F 10th Anniversary Horological Machine HMX inspired by race cars of 60s

Ask me about my favorite horological machine brand, and you already know the answer is MB&F. Such is the perfectness of these futuristic watches that you can’t just take you eyes off them. And not to forget the thorough professional that Maximilian Büsser, founder and CEO of MB&F truly is. It is already a decade since the company first came to existence and to celebrate these 10 glorious years of Swiss watchmaking, Maximilian Büsser and friends present the 10th Anniversary Horological Machine: HMX.
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Audemars Piguet Laptimer Michael Schumacher chronograph pays tribute to the legend

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Laptimer Michael Schumacher chronograph

Michael Schumacher, the history’s greatest motorsports driver is having a tough time recovering from his almost fatal winter sports accident, and this has prompted most of the big brands associated with him to withdraw their contract. However, ironic that may seem, but one brand has full support for the legendary Formula-1 driver. Audemars Piguet, the maker of high-end luxury watches has stood by the seven times world champion in this time and as a tribute to him released the limited edition Royal Oak Concept Laptimer Michael Schumacher chronograph.
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Strange Facts – $349 Apple Watch costs just $83.70 to manufacture!

Apple Watch Edition

Apple Watch Edition

The starting version of Apple’s smartwatch, the Apple Watch Sport 38mm (A1553) that you bought for $349, just costs $83.70 for Apple to manufacture! Before you say the “F” word, consider that Apple Watch has some issues too. This fact is unearthed by IHS Technology who added that Apple Watch has the lowest hardware cost to retail price ratio which is a bit harsh on the end-costumers. The estimated hardware to MSRP ratio for Apple products is in the range of 29 to 38 percent, that is quite surprising and also an eye opener about the final quality of product that you pay for.
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Apple Watch is nightmare for inked people, since you are practically dead for the smartwatch!

Apple Watch tattoo issue

People with wrist tattoo(s) might want to reconsider buying Apple Watch

If you’ve got yourself inked around the hand and arm areas, then it might be good idea to ditch the idea of buying Apple Watch. Reason? Well, both don’t get well along and disrupts the proper functioning of the smartwatch. As Reditt user [guinne55fan] discovered that the Apple Watch has problems detecting skin contact, if the person wearing it has got tattoos on that particular section of the wrist.
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Sumptuous Apple Watches that you can pre-order right now!

Plush Apple Watch

Apple Watch has been one of the most anticipated wearable gadget which is all set to be up for pre-order on April 10, 2015; and for sale on April 24, 2015. Without a doubt it has to be a plush wearable gadget that carries a definite style statement, so what more could you ask for? Well, a tad more opulence, perhaps that would set you apart from the crowd. Third-party manufactures have come up with their own modified versions of Apple Watch and Apple’s own gold watch edition that more than meets the eye.
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Most exciting watches showcased at BaselWord 2015

Best Watches at Baselworld 2015

BaselWord 2015 just concluded a couple of days ago and as a dedication towards the art of watch-making we thought of putting together the best watches that were on offer. All of the watches that we are going to acquaint you with are unique in their own rights, making for one hell of a collection an avid watchmaker would die for. Here are the seven best watches that caught our eye at BaselWorld 2015, enjoy!
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