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Squares – A Light Sensitive LCD Watch Design

Design submitted by Laszlo from Hungary.

An LCD watch design in two color variations; silver and black, both with an integrated which initiates a light sensor for the automatic backlight.

The design has an AM/PM function: when the patterns are on a dark background it’s AM, when the patterns are on a light background it’s PM. The outer 12 empty sguare patterns indicates the hours, the 11 solid squares indicates 5-55 minutes and the 4 empty squares are minutes 1-4.

The way that the display changes depending on light is an impressive feature; would you like to see this concept become reality? Offer Laszlo your feedback below.

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13 thoughts on “Squares – A Light Sensitive LCD Watch Design”

  1. Another killer Laszlo watch design. I like how there is no single curved surface on the whole design. This gives the watch a very appealing geometric harmony. Cheers all around!

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  2. What if my sleeve covers the watch? What if I am in a shady area and but still don’t need the time? Automated light is not needed at all! Wouldn’t a continuous light be unefficient anyway? The light sensor would make this watch unnecessarily expensive. The design is not exciting, rather average in comparison.

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    1. The light sensor is not expensive. The lighting is only active if you want to see the time. (press button) Thank you for your comment.

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      1. You’re welcome. Lszlo, you’re describing a normal function of a Tokyoflash watch (light active if wanted). Where does the light sensor help me?

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      2. When you press the button, started the animation and when the ambient lights is not enough the backlight is switching it on.

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  3. The light sensor makes the display to change (day or night) which is a very nice feature and I think it would help to sell the watch. The light sensor also can be used to charge the battery.
    Question, do I still need two hands to see the time?
    Elegant design Laszlo. The silver would look especially good on a woman’s wrist.

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