Hublot first released the Big Bang in 2005. Since then, this model has come to embody Swiss watchmaking in the third millennium. In 2018, the first connected version of the Big Bang made its debut. And now, Hublot unveils the . The new incarnation of the brand’s Art of Fusion ethos: a fusion between tradition and innovation, cutting edge materials and the latest digital technology.

Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

To mark the 2018 FIFA Football World CupTM in Russia, Hublot presented their first connected watch model, the Big Bang Referee 2018 FIFA World Cup RussiaTM. Equipped with the latest technological developments then available for wearable technology, this formidable tool was used both by referees on the pitch and by football fans, as a virtual stadium so they could join in with the competition. Two years later, Hublot returns with a new model: the , a connected watch equipped with the latest technology that adopts all the iconic Big Bang codes.

Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

“Electronic watches were created in Switzerland using quartz in the 1970s. Fifty years later, we are continuing in the same innovative vein by producing a second smart watch which boasts an extremely high level of technological sophistication, whilst embodying all the aesthetic values, technical features and excellence that have ensured the reputation of our Big Bang collection. Ever more faithful to our “Art of Fusion” motto, we wanted the  to unite Hublot’s highly advanced technical materials with the very latest innovations from today’s digital world.”
Ricardo Guadalupe, CEO of Hublot
Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

Full of sophistication and advanced technology, this piece fits in perfectly with Hublot’s watchmaking tradition. All the codes that have helped build the brand’s reputation thus far can be recognised instantly, by enthusiasts and the public alike.  A good pedigree always shines through! Its case is cut from materials such as black ceramic or titanium in a “sandwich” construction, an innovative style invented by Hublot in 2005. Extremely complex, it comprises 42 components, 27 of which are for the K Module alone, the “cage” which houses the digital heart of the watch. The design of the screws and pushers, the scratchproof sapphire crystal, and its rubber strap – with deployant buckle invented by Hublot in 1980 for the Classic model and the patented One Click system for easy interchangeability –  leave no-one in doubt: element by element, it is clear that this is a true Big Bang!
Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

Hublot Big Bang E, a smart watch with Wear OS built in titanium or ceramic

The  is available in a 42 mm case, made from a choice of titanium or ceramic. The hour numerals are metallised underneath the scratchproof sapphire crystal, which is covered with an AMOLED high definition touchscreen. Just like a mechanical version of the Big Bang, its rotary crown with integrated pusher is used to activate the controls for its electronic module. Developed in partnership with other brands within the LVMH Group, the watch is adapted and perfected to meet Hublot’s requirements.

Transferring their traditional expertise into this new digital environment, the designers in Nyon have developed new watch functionalities. Apart from the “Time Only” analogue function, the  features exclusive interpretations of traditional watch complications, such as a Perpetual Calendar with an immaculately precise moon phase or a second GMT time zone, which presents the earth in a very realistic way. These functionalities have been revisited and enhanced to take advantage of the possibilities offered by the digital world. Despite this built-in technology, Hublot guarantees the watch is water-resistant to a depth of 30 meters.

Powered with Wear OS by Google™, the  enables customization to the smartwatch experience. The wearer can access apps on Google Play, get answers on the go with Google Assistant and make fast simple payments with Google Pay. For a more personal experience, easily swipe to helpful information and stay up to date with notifications and messages. In addition, dials specifically created by the talented Hublot ambassadors and Friends of the Brand will be gradually unveiled.

Available as soon as the  is released, the first edition is part of the #HublotLovesArt movement: a series of eight dials stemming from the imagination of storytelling artist Marc Ferrero. Every three hours, the dial changes colour, meaning eight creations are displayed in sequence over a 24-hour period. Each of these is based on a specific colour: Happy Yellow, Magic Blue, Orange Dynamite, All White, Lucky Green, Magic Red, Rainbow Spirit and Black Magic. And that is not all. Every full hour is marked with the appearance of an animation that lasts five seconds. A very #HublotLovesArt way of adding a touch of colour and rhythm to different moments throughout the day!

The  will be produced in two different editions: one in titanium and one in black ceramic. For the first time in Hublot’s history, this watch will be sold online on the brand’s website as well as on the Wechat network in China. It will then be available to purchase in boutiques and the traditional network.

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With the Apple Watch Nike Series 5, you can track your workouts and listen to audio running guides with Nike Run Club. Built-in features let you listen to music and stay connected with or without your phone.

You can choose from exclusive Nike Sport straps and optimized dials for the Retina Always-On display (meaning you can always see the screen without having to lift or touch your wrist).

Color Shown: Pure Platinum / Black
Model: CZ8501-003

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Silver aluminum case
Nike Sport strap with adjustable length in sizes S / M and M / L in pure platinum / black
Strap for Nike Watch with 44mm case
GPS + Cellular *
Retina Always-On Display
30% bigger screen size than Series 3
Submersible**
ECG App ***
Optical and electrical heart sensors
Built-in compass
Unevenness
Emergency calls****
Internal emergency call
Fall detection
S5 SiP with 64-bit dual-core processor up to 2 times faster *****
watchOS 6 with activity trends, cycle tracking, hearing health innovations and the App Store on your wrist
Nike’s exclusive dials

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Selection may vary; Consult sales staff for information on available models. Apple Watch Series 5 requires an iPhone 6s or higher with iOS 13 or later.
* A wireless service plan is required to use the mobile phone service. The service provider for the Apple Watch and the iPhone device must be the same. Not all service providers support corporate accounts. Consult your superior and the service provider. Roaming service is not available outside of your network operator’s coverage area. Contact your service provider for more information.
** ISO 22810: 2010 Standard. Suitable for shallow water activities such as swimming. It is not recommended for use in deep dives or high speed water activities.
*** The ECG app is available with the latest versions of iOS and watchOS on Apple Watch Series 4 or later. See apple.com/watch for compatibility details. The ECG app is not intended for use by anyone under the age of 22.
**** Apple Watch Series 5 (GPS + Cellular) and Apple Watch Series 3 (GPS + Cellular) can use a mobile phone connection to make emergency calls. You must have your iPhone nearby to make emergency alerts with an Apple Watch without a mobile phone connection. If your iPhone is not nearby, your Apple Watch will need to connect to a known Wi-Fi network and set up Wi-Fi calling.
***** Up to 2 times faster than the S3 processor.
Color Shown: Pure Platinum / Black
Model: CZ8501-003

Xiaomi Mi Band 5: will have a special function to better control your health

For some weeks now, rumors and leaks with the Xiaomi Mi Band 5 as the protagonist have not stopped appearing. Several weeks ago we learned that the new edition of the Xiaomi smart bracelet was on the way, and everything indicates that its presentation will be held next June. In addition, we have already been able to know some details of its technical section, such as the inclusion of NFC in the global variant, which will allow all users of the bracelet to make mobile payments.

Xiaomi Mi Band 5: will have a special function to better control your health

Now, just a few hours after having been able to see the first supposedly real images of this Mi Band 5, new information from the TizenHelp portal, which is echoed in the official Xiaomi forum itself, reveals that the new bracelet would have a function designed to better control the health of users based on the PAI system.

Xiaomi Mi Band 5 would have an integrated “PAI” function, what does it mean?

Those who are not too familiar with the “PAI” concept should know that it is a monitoring technology that allows controlling a person’s health status through a series of factors, which serve to generate a “score”, backed by various scientific studies and research. According to these investigations, those people capable of maintaining a PAI score greater than 100 points, can extend their life by up to 5 years by reducing the risk of contracting cardiovascular diseases by up to 25%.

According to the company that developed this system, PAI is based on an individual profile that takes the heart rate data collected during the day to generate a score. This score will be based on data collected over a 7 day period. And although the score of 100 is the objective that every person should set, they explain that 50 PAI is a good starting point, since this score would imply enjoying 60% of the health benefits that are pursued with this technology.

Samsung and Iconic Fashion Brand Thom Browne Collaborate on Limited Edition Galaxy Z Flip

Introducing Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition—An Exclusive Smartphone Experience with Sartorial Style

NEW YORK, USA  February 11, 2020 – Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. and Thom Browne today revealed Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition, an exclusive collaboration from the leading technology company and iconic New York fashion brand. Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition draws on Samsung’s all new Galaxy Z Flip device and the fashion brand’s bold, timeless style to introduce a groundbreaking foldable smartphone experience.

“Partnering with Samsung to create Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition was an incredible opportunity to reimagine how consumers express themselves through their smartphone,” said Thom Browne. “We designed Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition just like I do my collections—with proportion, individuality and aesthetic in mind—to create the perfect blend of art and technology.”

Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition was created for those who are not afraid to make a statement—and who want their technology to be as iconic as their wardrobe. It features distinctive Thom Browne signature brand colors on a pebble grey exterior, pulled right from the runway and offering all of the same innovative features as Galaxy Z Flip. To complete the look, the special edition version also comes with custom designed Galaxy Buds+ and Galaxy Watch Active2.

“Working with Thom gave us the opportunity to make this stylish device even more covetable, bringing together Samsung’s latest technology innovations with Thom’s signature aesthetic inspired by his suits —the precision tailoring, the intentional use of materials, the elevated style that is uniquely his own,” said Stephanie Choi, Senior Vice President and Head of Global Marketing Team of Mobile Communications Business, Samsung Electronics. “Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition is a marriage of our shared desire to delight people down to the finest details.”

Signature Style and Design
A grey Thom Browne suit transforms into the sleek Galaxy Z Flip exterior. The limited edition smartphone is the first-of-its-kind to be encased in glass while still having a matte look that is soft to the touch and effortless to hold. Classic longwing brogues take a modern form with a grey pebble leather phone case, featuring the distinctive Thom Browne signature brand colors down the center. And, when unfolded, Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition reveals even more design details inside. Iconic blinds—a reference to the mid-century office aesthetic at the center of the Thom Browne world—appear onscreen every time the phone is turned on and off. App icons, labeled in classic text, create an elemental Thom Browne uniformity. And sound cues—a typewriter for the keyboard, an analogue ringtone, a shoe tap on a marble floor—create a unique soundtrack for the device. Custom Thom Browne wallpaper ties the entire experience together.

Coordinating Wardrobe of Accessories
From the minute they open the box, Galaxy fans are transported to a world of luxury and high style. Like opening a drawer to reveal a cache of treasured items, faille grey folding paper and Thom Browne’s signature brand colors create an all new fashion experience. Inside, consumers will find a Galaxy Watch Active2 with a grey leather strap and a Thom Browne custom watch face that lets you personalize your wellness with style. And for a complete connected look, Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition is finished off with Galaxy Buds+ in matching grey for a cohesive and connected experience on the go, as well as a specially designed leather phone case infused with Thom Browne’s iconic style.

A limited quantity of Galaxy Z Flip Thom Browne Edition devices will be available in select markets. Pre-orders for the device will begin Feb. 14 on Samsung.com and Thombrowne.com, as well as at NET-A-PORTER and MR PORTER. The official launch will be in March.

For more information, please visit www.thombrowne.com, news.samsung.com/galaxywww.samsungmobilepress.com or www.samsung.com/galaxy.

About Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd.
Samsung inspires the world and shapes the future with transformative ideas and technologies. The company is redefining the worlds of TVs, smartphones, wearable devices, tablets, digital appliances, network systems, and memory, system LSI, foundry and LED solutions. For the latest news, please visit the Samsung Newsroom at http://news.samsung.com.

About Thom Browne
Thom Browne is widely recognized for challenging and modernizing today’s uniform: the suit. By questioning traditional proportions, Browne’s designs consistently convey a true American sensibility rooted in quality craftsmanship and precise tailoring. In 2001, Browne began his business with five suits in a small “by appointment” shop in New York City’s West Village and, in the years following, expanded his business to include complete ready-to-wear and accessories collections for both men (2003) and women (2011). Browne has also become known for his highly conceptual runway presentations which have gained global attention for their thought provoking and dramatic themes and settings. The brand is currently offered in over 300 leading department store and specialty boutique doors across 40 countries and through 31 directly operated flagship stores in New York, London, Milan, Tokyo, Hong Kong, Beijing, Shanghai and Seoul.

Garmin launches smartwatch watch game

Limited edition “MARQ” of $ 10,000 USD

The Garmin Marq 30th Anniversary signature set is for Smartwatch collectors only

Forged from our DNA. Authentic in every detail.

With only 100 in stock, and each individually numbered, the Limited Edition Signature Set is the complete collection of five luxury tool watches, presented exclusively with a signed letter from Garmin CEO Cliff Pemble.

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The Garmin Marq 30th Anniversary Signature Set is for smart watch collectors only

Combining beautiful design with cutting-edge materials and technology, the Garmin Marq Signature Set launch is a celebration of the brand’s 30th birthday. The set includes five luxury smartwatches: the MARQ Driver, the MARQ Aviator, the MARQ Captain, the MARQ Adventurer and the MARQ Athlete. The watches feature an always-on, sunlight-readable display with GPS and premium smartwatch functionality, including built-in music storage, Garmin Pay, smart notifications, daily activity tracking, as well as wrist-based heart rate and wrist based pulse.

With their superior design and extraordinary finishes, these watches are here to uphold lifestyles revolutionized by Garmin technology.

All the smart features you want now are in an exquisite luxury modern tool watch.

OUR LEGACY

It all started more than 30 years ago, when two engineers, Gary Burrell and Dr. Min Kao, had a vision: to become the global leader in GPS technology for the aviation, nautical, automotive, sports and outdoor sectors . That vision would come true with Garmin and its products, which occupy a fundamental place in the lives of its customers.

The bikers were able to travel with turn-by-turn directions. The pilots were able to fly with great precision in any weather condition. Sailors were able to follow their routes along steep coasts. Athletes and explorers could measure their performance and progress with GPS technology and wireless sensors.

NOW, THIS STORY FULL OF INNOVATION HAS BEEN MATERIALIZED IN THE FORM OF FIVE EXCLUSIVE AND MODERN WATCHES, EACH ONE OF WHICH PERSONIFIES A STYLE OF LIFE REVOLVED BY GARMIN.

For the first time in decades, authenticity and functionality return to the watch segment. For Garmin, this marks the brilliant culmination of a vision, a source of inspiration for new adventures, and a celebration for the bravest pioneers.

An activity bracelet with many functionalities, perfect for doing sports outdoors.

With a 1.6-inch diameter round screen, the Vivoactive 3 has an integrated GPS that, together with the pre-installed indoor sports applications, will make it easier for you to control your sports activities. It is also waterproof up to 50m and has a very easy to read screen, even in bright sunshine, with a resolution of 240 x 240 pixels.

Garmin Vivoactive 3

And so that nothing escapes your control, thanks to its wrist heart rate technology you can have an estimate of your maximum VO2, the variability of your heart rate and even your stress level.

Regarding its connectivity, this device allows you to link it to your smartphone (Android 4.4 and iOS 10.0 or later) to check notifications on your social networks, in addition to receiving and sending messages. We can not fail to mention its compatibility with Garmin Pay to pay using only the watch.

On the other hand, its main disadvantages are a memory and a battery that remain a little scarce, the latter being up to 7 days in smart watch mode but only about 13 hours with GPS active.