SeaHope take on Tokyoflash with touchscreen LED watch

Aug 21, 2009
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If you thought these were Tokyoflash watches then hang your head in shame.  They're actually the handiwork of fellow Japanese chronograph merchants SeaHope, and they differentiate their LED-encrusted designs by incorporating a discrete touchscreen.

That touchscreen can either be used to change the LEDs color - by swiping across the display - or to occupy you while waiting at the bus-stop.  There, you can set the LEDs to follow your fingertip, in a gimmicky but visually pleasing tracer pattern.  A preset "animation" mode sets the watch free to do its own thing, such as show a running stickman.

Five color combinations are available - blue/green, red/green, red/blue, orange/green and orange/blue - together with silver or black stainless steel cases with metal bracelets.  You can find a flash demo of the animations here or simply buy one of your own here; they retail for ¥18,900 each ($209).

[via Technabob]


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