E-ink watch concept / Tima Watch


by Julien Bergignat

This is a neat watch concept by industrial designer Julien Bergignat.  The display looks sharper than any e-ink based display I've come across but the strong formal elements in this rendering make up for any criticisms I can come up with :)  Given the flexible nature of this medium, I don't see why something like this would be difficult to produce.  It is functiaonally a braclet with an e-ink display wrapped around it.  If one with sufficient resolution can be produced for the hands, I think this woud be easily produced.  If Esquire can do it - why not a watch manufacturer?

Esquire example after the break:


TrendHunter.com has a better write up than I do.  Check it out: