Design Challenge

Echo

July 5th, 2010

A concept with an always on LCD display and user selectable LED backlighting meaning that the time can always be read at a glance and you can choose the color of the display. The square case and tapered strap are designed in a simple manner, the glass reaching right out to the edge of the case. Single minutes are shown in digits in the central circle, hours are shown by the single LCD block moving around the central circle and five minute groups are shown by the outer LCD block moving around the circle. Seconds are also shown on the very outer circle. Read the rest of this entry »

Robot

July 1st, 2010

A convex case finished with a polished coating gives this concept a minimalist look. The interface has robotic character, with three circles indicating hours, groups of 5 minutes and single minutes with red LEDs. Read the rest of this entry »

Teleporter

June 24th, 2010

Raised lines and blocks make up the time display on this concept design. When the button is touched, blue digital tubes light up to show the hours in the same position as numbers on a clock face. White digital tubes light up to show 5 minute groups in approximately the same position as minutes on a clock face, four single minutes are located in the lower part of the interface. Read the rest of this entry »

Zonal

June 17th, 2010

The interface of this design is located beneath a single block of clear acrylic giving the impression of depth. The block is then connected to a strong tapered wrist band. The large control buttons on the side are visible through the acrylic block. Three red zones display the time; hours in the top right, five minute groups in the bottom left and four single minutes in the bottom right. Read the rest of this entry »

Speed Track

June 4th, 2010

A wrap around wrist watch design with an oval interface that displays the time in rings like a race track. Hours are on the outer track in the same position as hours on a clock face. 5 minute intervals are shown in the inner ring so reading the approximate time is much like reading a standard clock. Four single minutes are presented in the center and this design has a seconds indicator too. Read the rest of this entry »

Gridlock

May 19th, 2010

An asymmetrical concept design with a curved, brushed metal case, black screen and orange interface.  The time is simply displayed with hours on the left, the space in the square indicating the current hour, and minutes in digits on the right. Instant time, futuristic design. Read the rest of this entry »

Sensha

May 4th, 2010
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A concept design with a strong, rugged stainless steel case connected with a timing interface that shows hours, groups of 5 minutes and single minutes 1-4 in three distinct circles. Hours in the upper circle and 5 minute intervals in the bottom left circle are shown at the same points as hours and minutes on a clock face so the approximate time can be read at a glance. Four single minutes are shown in the bottom right circle.

Kisai Satellite is now available to buy here in black or white.

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Supersonic

April 23rd, 2010

A concept design with robotic looks and a sleek smoked black lens. Green and blue lines present the time in circular shapes that show hours, minutes and seconds in a very simple to read manner, for precise and speedy timing. Hours and groups of 5 minutes are basically in the same positions as hours on a clock face in the upper and lower circles. Single minutes and seconds are shown within the large circles. Read the rest of this entry »

Hex Web

April 20th, 2010

A smart, slimline, stainless steel design that uses LEDs to show the time in a web-like graphic that emanates from the center of the screen to the edges. Each red line from the center to the edge shows an hour in the same position as hours on a regular clock face. Groups of 5 minutes are shown with blue dots, positioned at 5 minute points like on a clock and single minutes 1-4 are shown with four yellow dots. Read the rest of this entry »

Time Tracking

April 15th, 2010

A sleek stainless steel concept that will wrap around your wrist like a futuristic bracelet. Grooves in the face continue into the strap and the time is presented with LEDs that illuminate in lines between the grooves; hours 1-12, 5 minutes groups and single minutes.

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RPM: Under Technical Consideration

April 8th, 2010
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The RPM concept design that was featured on February 5th has made it to the next stage of development and is now under technical consideration. We really appreciate the feedback everyone provided and have carefully considered each comment.

Certain updates have been made to the original concept and we are now in the process of deciding whether the watch can go into production.

Kisai RPM is now available to buy here.

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Instant Trend

April 1st, 2010

Get Twitter and Facebook updates instantly to your wrist. This concept watch has integrated Bluetooth so that when you pair with your smartphone, any notifications received will be transmitted directly to your watch. Great for keeping up to date with what’s going on with your friends and with trending topics across the globe. You can scan through recent notifications by pressing the buttons.

Reading the time is simple, just add the blocks; 12 blocks for hours, 5 blocks for groups of 10 minutes and single minutes 1-9. The design is made of stainless steel and also has world time and date. Read the rest of this entry »

USB Memory Watch

March 24th, 2010

A concept LED time piece with integrated USB flash memory for data storage. Just take the watch off and connect to the USB key on the end of the strap to the USB port on your computer to upload or download your data. Perfect for keeping your data in a secure place.

The watch has a rubber wrist band and stainless steel case and the interface features rings of LEDs to display the time; hours on the outside, groups of five minutes in the upper circle, four single minutes in the lower circle. The remaining ring indicates the used/remaining storage capacity on the flash memory. The design is also rechargeable via USB. Read the rest of this entry »

Binary Flow

March 23rd, 2010

At last, a concept design that is extremely simple to read. Hours, groups of 10 minutes and single minutes are shown in three sections; each line indicating an hour, a group of 10 minutes or a single minute. The date is shown in the same way. Within this simple display, the time is also shown in binary – great for those who like a challenge.

A USB rechargeable design that uses a combination of materials to create the case and strap; stainless steel merges into rubber and the e-paper display is embedded within. Read the rest of this entry »

Laser Timing

March 17th, 2010

A concept wrist watch that uses a laser light to display the time. With a touch of the button on the side, a beam of light is sent out of the front of the watch through a small window and the laser within reflects the time onto a surface where the watch is pointed.

The time display appears like a target: hours in the outer ring, groups of five minutes on the second ring and single minutes on the inner most ring. The blank face and dark stainless steel case create a mysterious look. Read the rest of this entry »