Design Challenge

Go/Stop Traffic Light Watch Design

January 6th, 2011
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: “In Japan, the term go-stop (ゴー・ストップ) is used for “traffic light”. This is where the inspiration for this watch came from.

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Henso, A Designer’s Watch Concept

January 6th, 2011
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

The display and strap of this concept are continuous, like a black metal braid that surrounds the wrist. Vivid sharp LED lines make up the display. Read the rest of this entry »

A Stylish LED Watch Design

January 5th, 2011
Horodron HD-02 b X2.75

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Design submitted by Jonathan from France.

Jonathan wanted to create a stylish geek watch with a simple but non-conventional reading process. The result is “Horodron HD-02″ which has a strong aesthetic that is clearly recognizable. Read the rest of this entry »

Solar Powered LED Watch Design

January 5th, 2011
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Design submitted by Olivier from France.

“I saw this new Logitech Keyboard with solar cells and thought it was a good idea for a watch too. As the original feature is a solar cell, I wanted the design to be inspired by the sun. Read the rest of this entry »

“Laser RadiusBeam” Watch Design

January 4th, 2011
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Design submitted by Patrick from France.

The “Laser RadiusBeam Watch” runs through reflection emitted by laser beams, which leave the center and come to reflect on the statement outside the perimeter of the watch. A colored laser gives the hour and another colored laser gives the minutes. Even though it reads like a normal watch, this design is anything but normal. Read the diagrams below to find out more and don’t forget to vote if you like this concept design.

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Tagetto – LED or LCD Watch Design with Target

January 4th, 2011
TAGETTO_WATCH

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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

A concept watch design that could be either LED or LCD and is shown in a variety of colors. The time slices build up to create a mysterious target image. Read the rest of this entry »

Polarizer Watch Design: LCD With Soul

January 3rd, 2011
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Design submitted by Logan from the USA.

The soul of an LCD is polarized light.  The analog animation in this watch bears that soul.

Polarizer is a mixed digital-analog LCD watch with an electroluminescent backlight.  The digital part is obvious: twelve LCD segments at the top count the hours, and two segmented digits are displayed at the bottom for the minutes. Read the rest of this entry »

Kelp – An E-Paper Watch Design

January 3rd, 2011
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Design submitted by Anders from Sweden.

Anders says: “I’ve been wanting to do a design using e-paper, as well as one with a wrap-around display for some time. Also, I’ve wanted to use square displays more. It’s not until now however I’ve come up with a combination of these components in one idea I feel is strong enough. Read the rest of this entry »

Yonkaku Watch Design – Interlaced Squares

December 31st, 2010
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

Sam says: “My idea was a display with nine digits which can have four states as an alternative to the traditional four digits which can have a maximum of nine states. I liked the artistic but still rational display while I was sketching for it.

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Tornado Watch Design – A Natural Phenomenon

December 30th, 2010
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Design submitted by Andy from the Ukraine.

Andy says: “This idea for a watch design is based on the mapping of time through the use of space on the display and is based on forms of natural phenomenon.” Read the rest of this entry »

Reactor LED Watch Design with Economy Mode

December 29th, 2010
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Design submitted by Patrick from France.

Patrick says: “I wanted to draw a watch with the maximum number of LEDs possible, with lots of animations, before fixing the exact time. This is a watch design for those who love the LEDs with full animation.”

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Diagonal LED / LCD Watch Design

December 28th, 2010
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

This is a development on Laszlo’s previous watch design “Baransu” except the blocks that make up the interface are diagonal instead of horizontal. This ensures that the display is completely full of LEDs. The time is displayed as graphics and there is no other decorative element.

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A Watch Design Inspired by Greece

December 27th, 2010
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Inspired by Greece and summer time, Laszlo’s most recent concept is finished in black with an interface that has a meandering pattern to display the time. Hours are shown in segments of the twisting pattern around the outer edge, in approximately the same position as numbers on a clock.

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Sakkaku LED Watch Design With A Twist

December 24th, 2010
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo’s latest concept uses a round case and rings of LEDs that move from the outer edge of the interface to the centre to create a 3D impression of lighting. The color of the ring indicates different elements of time; red = hours 1-12, yellow = five minute groups 5-55 and white = single minutes 1-4.

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A Digital Watch Design From An Unreal World

December 23rd, 2010
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Design submitted by Andy from the Ukraine.

Andy says: “My idea for this concept came from steam punk devices and fabulous pictures and worlds.

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