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i'm Watch

By: on April 24, 2013
$299 - $1,999
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In 5 words or less: Italian-made Android wrist candy. i'm Watch pours smartphone functionality--from calls to texts to calendars to apps--into a sleek personal effect forged from your choice of aluminum, titanium, gold, or silver. Linked via Bluetooth, i'm Watch ensures we'll never again be separated from people trying to reach us, forward us the latest screaming goats video, or tell us that they just ate frozen fish fingers and went to Wal-Mart and isn't this hour's photo of their baby in a bearded beanie sooooo frikin' cute???? :-) in a Facebook status update.

In addition to receiving notifications, i'm Watch also allows for outgoing smartphone activity. Make calls. Play games from apps downloaded directly to the device. Transfer music and rock out on the treadmill or bus with zero chance of your mp3 player flying off your person as everyone watches you flail around trying to catch it before it hits the floor and possibly bite it when you do not succeed.

i'm Watches are equipped with a 4GB flash drive and 128MB of RAM. Their OS is i'm Droid 2, a customized Android version compatibile with Android 4.0 and up, as well as iOS 4 and higher. Use time between charges is approximately 5 hours. Watch faces measure 2.1" tall x 1.6" wide x .4" thick. They weigh between 3.2 and 6 ounces.

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