The iWatch from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has been one of a hot topic in recent months with some or other news/rumors popping up now and then. What makes the device even more mysterious is that Apple has employed a team of 100 developers to bring the concept to the market.
So a thought always crosses one’s mind, how will this device will look like?
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Martin Hajek has come out with yet another concept for the iWatch, which will surely catch the eyes of the buyers waiting eagerly to get their hands on the real iWatch, when it’s out. The watch is designed by Hajek for the MacUser Apple issue. There have not been any special features or specs known as of now. However, in the photographs the watch is placed beside an Apple iPhone, which indicates that there might be some features of iPhone integrated in the iWatch.
The design of the strap is a bit awkward as the stitching on the Leather strap is much too prominent. The dial is but an impressive one and the kind of design and finish the users will expect from the house of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL).
There have not been many details given about the real iWatch from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) at present, but it is expected that the new gadget from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will sit on Variant of iOS, which will let users read their texts, check calenders and use various voice commands with the help of an inbuilt Siri-like implementation.
What Analysts Think
There isn’t much excitement regarding the new iWatch as market watchers quote it to be a just another device, which can be connected to iPhone or iPod. The price of the watch is also expected to be around $249.
The analysts from Jefferies, a few months back, has stated that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) will launch three vital gadgets in the next two years. The products expected are an iTV, iWatch and low cost iPhone. Analyst Peter Musk stated that there are some problems faced by suppliers regarding the new casing colors due to which the low cost iPhone will be available in between July and September.
The launch of iTV which was expected in September or October, has been postponed to next year and iWatch will be introduced this year. The analysts at RBC hold that iWatch can contribute an additional $7-9B in revenue and $1.50-2.00 in EPS over the NTM period after launch.
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOG) is launching its wearable Google Glasses in the first quarter of fiscal 2014, and there are some skeptics in the air that the iWatch concept from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) was not in line with the trend and must have come a bit earlier. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has, however, all the ability to show the world that the new products are innovative and also with the current trend.