It looks like the smartwatch market might just see a rapid expansion as conventional watchmakers who sit on the sidelines start to itch for a slice of the pie. I know the feeling – that some young ‘un who is still wet behind the ears entering an area of your expertise, and yet has started to thrive. Perhaps this allure of a smartwatch will eventually envelope the rest of the conventional watchmaker community.
It is encouraging to note that both brands claim that the upcoming hardware will not be another attempt at mimicking the smartphone on your wrist, as it will most probably be functional while having a dash of fashionable design to boot. [Press Release]