With the advent of smartwatches, even the fashion watches designers have been tempted to join the league. Just today, Martian Watches introduced a smartwatch called the Martian Notifier in India.
The new device will be exclusively sold via online retailer Flipkart at Rs 9,999. The Martian Notifier smartwatch is available for pre-order only on Flipkart and will go on sale in early October.
It should be noted that the Martian Notifier smartwatch is not a kind of watch like the ones from Samsung, LG or even Sony. The smartwatch does not support voice command, a feature that is seen on most of the smartwatches these days. It is 12.7mm thick and weighs 52 gms. Moreover, it is an analog watch with a physical arms to show minutes and hours. The only addition is the small display at the bottom of the circular dial.
Martian Notifier analog smartwatch basically offers users easy access to receiving real-time alerts and notifications on your wrist -including caller ID, texts, Facebook, Twitter, Weather and email. Talking about the compatibility, it works with 5th Generation iPod Touch, iPad Air, iPad Mini, 3rd Generation iPad, iPhone 5S, 5C, 5, 4S, Android Smartphones with 2.3.3 or Later, Android Tablets with 2.3.3 or Later, 96 x 16 Pixel Graphic OLED Display.
Users will be able to pair their smartphone with the watch easily by using the Martian Notifier App.
Jeffrey Hsieh, CEO of Martian Watches said, "Bringing the Martian Notifier to a worldwide market, especially a major growth market for consumer electronics such as India, provides a unique opportunity to set standards in the Indian wearable tech market with our world class quality and great value."
"Consumers in India are looking for wearable technology that melds well into their daily lives with a personalized digital experience, and we feel a smartwatch design with style like ours is just the thing they are looking for and Flipkart is the ideal partner to help make this available to them."