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TAG Heuer Smartwatch news- Will you buy one?

  1. Hubert

    Hubert TAG Heuer Forums Moderator Staff Member Mar 15, 2015

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    Here's Breitling's take on the "smart/connected" watch; as you can see it embodies some of the features discussed on this forum.
     
  2. imagwai

    imagwai Mar 15, 2015

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    I don't see that as a "smart" watch. It's a quartz watch with some normal digital watch features such as stopwatch, countdown timer, dual time zone, etc. You can control it via your phone instead of the buttons and because of that you get a horrible wi-fi symbol on the dial? Am I missing something here?
     
  3. Hubert

    Hubert TAG Heuer Forums Moderator Staff Member Mar 15, 2015

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  4. imagwai

    imagwai Mar 15, 2015

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    OK. Seems more of a competitor to the Tissot T-Touch.
     
  5. Hubert

    Hubert TAG Heuer Forums Moderator Staff Member Mar 15, 2015

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    True. It'll be interesting to see if TH decides to use this "connected" approach on theirs, or if they will try to launch a bonafide "Smart watch".
     
  6. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Mar 16, 2015

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    It's going to be fascinating to see the different thinking on "smart watches".

    Looking forward to it...only a couple of days to go
     
  7. dtf

    dtf Mar 16, 2015

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    Can't wait! I'm not yet convinced I need a smart watch. Although arguably I don't need a watch at all.

    Regarding the obsolescence, I'd be interested to know what percentage of TAG customers buy a new $3000 watch every 3-5 years, I suspect its relatively high?
     
  8. elbeik

    elbeik Mar 16, 2015

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    Perhaps a Formula E inspired smart watch?
     
  9. dtf

    dtf Mar 16, 2015

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    LOL!
     
  10. Hubert

    Hubert TAG Heuer Forums Moderator Staff Member Mar 18, 2015

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    So the rumor on the street is that the partnership will be with Google and Intel.
    http://www.pocket-lint.com/news/133...tch-launch-intel-and-google-expected-partners

     
  11. Hubert

    Hubert TAG Heuer Forums Moderator Staff Member Mar 18, 2015

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  12. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Mar 19, 2015

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