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3×3 LED Watch Design

Design submitted by Sam from Germany.

The inspiration from this watch comes from dice and dominos.  Sam likes the graphical display of four 3×3 LED groups.

There are four fields of 3×3 LEDs.  The upper two fields are the two digits of hours, lower two fields are the two digits of minutes.  The empty fields are black or white – easy to distinguish.  The numbers are red.  Numbers 1-6 are like on dice and domino.  Zero is empty, 7 is 6 plus a center LED, 8 is a remarkable LED ring and 9 is when all LEDs are lit up.

This watch design is playful because of the inspiration, but it also rational in style.

10 thoughts on “3×3 LED Watch Design”

  1. I like the design and the time-reading concept. It’s pretty easy, will not take much getting used to, and the exact time can be read at a glance. The case and strap are too masculine for me to wear, but that’s true about most of the watches on here. I suppose these tech watches have a largely male audience.
    It would look cool on a guy, though. Although I think a black strap might be better.

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  2. @Heather: :P thanks. I hope the guys like like it indeed. It’s hard to distinguish the male/female point of view from the own taste when creating. But that is why we have the blog :D

    @ Michael: That was my exact intention. It took several variations to reach this result. Thanks to you too.

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  3. Loving the time reading concept. Very easy and yet looks complex enough to confuse onlookers. Red/White color scheme looks very elegant as well

    +Buy

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  4. Oh yes! I love this display. Looks funny but strict, confusing first but easy then and the color scheme rocks! Case and straps are cool too, elegant. Five stars!

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  5. I always love disco style and it is SO MUCH like that!
    Nice one again Sam!
    I wonder if there would be an easier way to tell the time with the same display?

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  6. @ IamGo: Thank you :) I thought about making different colors, but red/white/black is my favorite.

    @ Laszlo: Thanks alot.

    @ Aphosno: You really see what I intended. Thanks.

    @ said: Where do you think it could be improved, the numbers themselves or the determination of the numbers? Yeah you like disco! This watch woulf of course play a flashy animation before telling the time :D Thank you!

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  7. ;) Always good to check the “old” entries hm? Yeah might look hard, but it is easy to learn. You already know dice numbers? Then 0,7,8 and 9 are the only new ones – piece of cake! Thanks GN :)

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