Posts Tagged ‘LCD Watch’

Kisai Maru – Concept to Reality

November 8th, 2012
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Kisai Maru is the eighth fan-submitted concept to become reality from the Tokyoflash Design Studio Blog. The idea for Kisai Maru’s display was submitted in March 2011 by a reader of the blog and fan of Tokyoflash, Samuel Jerichow from Germany. Read the rest of this entry »

K-sec LCD watch for star travellers

November 1st, 2012
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Design submitted by Cory from the USA.

Cory says: There are no seasons on a starship. No weeks, months, or years. The minute becomes meaningless, since there are 60 of those in an ‘hour’ and 24 of those in a ‘day.’ Star faring humans long ago began using the Kilosecond. Metric time, for when the rotation of a distant homeworld no longer holds any bearing.

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MAZE LCD watch activates at night.

October 31st, 2012
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: This watch keeps its LCD screen always on. The built in light sensor is activate the backlight in dark environment. The upper two digits is the hours the two of the middle is the minutes and the lower two digits is the seconds.

Take a walk between the signs and explore the numbers!

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Orbital Decay watch uses single ‘hand’ to show hours & minutes

October 29th, 2012
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: I was trying to think of a very simple and intuitive way of showing the time with essential a digital “one handed analogue” type of time telling format. The easiest way it seemed to do this is to have a hand moving in two directions, rotationally for one part of the time telling and towards and away from the pivot for the other. I soon realised after looking at one of my older designs “Tri-Ripple” that the most intuitive way of doing this is an expanding orbit around the pivot point. Like a satellite slowly moving slowly away from the object its orbiting.

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∏ / Pi Watch Design Divides Time

October 26th, 2012
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Design submitted by Andrew from the UK.

Andrew says: “The following LCD watch concept uses an analogue display based on a Pie Chart to display the portion / percentage of time that has elapsed. Read the rest of this entry »

11°11’11” Watch Design Points to the Time

October 25th, 2012
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Design submitted by Romain from France.

Romain says: “I had the idea of an arrow-shaped watch design, with also digits like arrows. In short, an arrow-watch! I also wanted that, at a specific moment of the day, there to be three arrows instead of the digits. For this moment, I chose 11 hours, 11 minutes, 11 seconds.

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ZeroPointOne Watch Design Inspired by HAL 9000

October 24th, 2012
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Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

My idea is an LCD display, that reacts to light, like a human eye does. To express this idea, I let myself inspire by HAL 9000, the ship’s computer in Stanley Kubrick’s motion picture 2001: a space odyssey. Read the rest of this entry »

Sliced Watch Design Lets You Decide How To Read Time

October 23rd, 2012
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Design submitted by Matt from Canada.

Matt says: “This idea came while I was working on another design (the AD 1224). It’s a combination of an analog hour display with digitally displayed minutes and second (or month and day ). Read the rest of this entry »

Time with a Twist – Combination Watch

October 22nd, 2012
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Design submitted by Sarah from the UK.

Sarah says, “I came up with this watch design when randomly when opening a security lock at work. I was thinking… wow, wouldn’t it be awesome if a watch did that too? Read the rest of this entry »

Half Watch LCD design split in two

October 19th, 2012
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Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

Laszlo says: What sort of watch display would make heads turn? Perhaps one that looks like only half a watch. The hexagonal case of the “HALF WATCH” is split vertically so that the LCD display screen takes up only the right-hand portion of the hexagon.

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Quad LCD watch overlays the digits.

October 17th, 2012
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Design submitted by Pawel from Germany.

Pawel says: I have been a fan of your watches for several years now. After I discovered the blog I was excited by the idea that a design of mine may come to life! So I started developing a design that would be entirely new while appropriate to your brand and technically easy to implement.

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N3XU5 LCD watch with interlocking squares

October 11th, 2012
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Design submitted by Peter from the UK.

Peter says: This is “N3XU5″ an always on LCD or e-paper watch design.

Anyone who is familiar with recent Android smartphones may well recognise the inspiration for this design.

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Radar LCD watch with Dual-Time

October 11th, 2012
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Design submitted by Fabio from Brazil.

Fabio Says: Minimalistic dial, based on radars. No buttons. Three concentric rings, each representing  conventional clock hands. No buttons (the watch has to be minimalistic). The central ring represents the second hand and its movement attracts attention.

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Leftovers LCD watch tricks the eye.

October 10th, 2012
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Design submitted by Jens from Sweden.

Jens says: The concept is called Leftovers since the presentation of time (or date) is based on what’s left when you remove the figures.

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AirWatch literally floats above your wrist.

October 9th, 2012
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Design submitted by Pawel from Germany. Pawel says: Years ago a watch with full color matrix display was considered futuristic, now it is state-of-the-art. However, transparent displays are uncommon and still appear futuristic to us. An idea of a transparent watch is fascinating to me. This is a design of a futuristic watch showing time in midair which is possible to make with contemporary technology. Read the rest of this entry »