Smart watch market has all sorts of Chinese products, frankly budgetary gadgets at a price range from $150 to $400. With regard to the premium segment, it is wearable electronics is not yet possible to press from the standpoint of classical watches, which are based on the complexity sometimes masterpiece manufacturer execution mechanisms. One of the few Swiss watch companies, “luxury” class of portable devices interested in the promotion, which would be allocated an elegant design with easily recognizable styling brand is TAG Heuer. The volume of sales of the first generation of “smart” products – models Tag Heuer Connected – demonstrated the success of the concept of “luxury gadgets in the form of hours.” Now to prove the prospect of the selected strategy take TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45.
A few days ago the head of TAG Heuer shared with the public the details of its committed by a mini-revolution in the industry – creating a unique smart-hours with an impressive modular potential. During the presentation, CEO of TAG Heuer, Jean-Claude Biver repeatedly emphasized the key features of new items. According to Mr. Beaver, namely the decision to make TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 Modular, with which is also in the range of products appear and watches tourbillon TAG Heuer 02T Tourbillon cost from $ 17 thousand., Makes their products unique, and even promising to correct the course of development of the industry as a whole.
What is modular in understanding the TAG Heuer, which predicts global future, Jean-Claude Biver, promising that all the clocks in the world will eventually get exactly such performance? For example, TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45, this means that the owner of the gadget can ease unfasten the strap / bracelet without the involvement of a special tool, and even to hold fast replacement of removable “ears” to the other body. Themselves as the clock (it is the case with the mechanism or electronic stuffing) now present a separate removable design round shape, which becomes a full-fledged product only in assembled form.
Thanks to the proverbial modularity to replace the head component of a set of TAG Heuer 02T Tourbillon on the basic components of a smart device TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 will leave only a few seconds. This will change the appearance of the gadget through the use of third-party accessories and more attractive design elements, with which may be, for example, has gold-plated diamond-studded or “ears” of the housing.
The very same module TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 is a body with a diagonal of 45 mm. On its front side is placed a rotating bezel and a round AMOLED-display 1.39 inches with a resolution of 400 × 400 pixels, covered with sapphire crystal. On the right side visible one single button as usual crown. Inside, the smart watch can be found Intel Atom Z34XX processor, 1 GB of RAM, built-in flash storage capacity of 4 GB, Wi-Fi module to connect to the network, GPS and the NFC-chip. Management implemented by Android Wear 2.0, which will simplify the procedure of purchase due to contactless payment via Android Pay system of the operating system. A full battery charge will last approximately 30 hours of active interaction with the clock.
It should be forewarned that the TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 – diver is not a gadget, but because of scuba diving with the clock on your wrist is better to forget immediately. Waterproof WR50 here corresponds to the classification, indicating that moisture protection when hand washing and careful bathing without diving.
Paired to the TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 offered a huge number of accessories: rubber belts of all colors and shades, strict leather straps, bracelets made of materials for every taste and budget, among which you can find titanium, ceramics and precious metals.
Price available for order today watches TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45 starts at $ 1650 for the base version. Accessories with gold plating and exclusive accessories easily double or even triple the original cost of smart devices.