If you would prefer a watch that offered the benefits of both a mechanical timing mechanism combined with the technology of today’s smartwatches. You might be interested in the new Kairos hybrid mechanical smartwatch.
The Kairos hybrid mechanical smartwatch is equipped with a OLED transparent screen that allows you to see notifications directly from your smartphone displayed on the watches face. Check out the video after the jump to learn more about this very unique style of hybrid smartwatch
The Kairos hybrid smartwatch is compatible with both Android and iOS devices and the transparent OLED display allows you to see the mechanical watch mechanism underneath.
Features of the new hybrid watch include Bluetooth 4.0 LE radio, 3-axis accelerometer, vibration motor, and a 180mAh battery that Kairos claim is capable of powering the watch for up to 7 days.
Customers are given the choice between the 21-jewel Miyota 8257 Japanese automatic movement with or a 25-jewel Soprod A10BV-2 Swiss automatic movement for the mechanical side of the watch.
The range of Kairos hybrid smartwatches are now available to pre-order until July 1st, 2014 with prices at 50% to 60% discounted from the MSRP. For more information on the new Kairos smartwatch jump over to the Kairos website for details.