CES 2015: ‘GUESS’ this smartwatch

January 8, 2015

Popular clothing brand Guess has join the smartwatch bandwagon with their own smartwatch.

As part of their Guess Watches line, the popular clothing brand is now introducing a new timepiece called Guess Connect, a smartwatch that they have designed along with Martian Watches who is known for making fashionable smartwatches.

The Guess Connect is water resistant, and incorporates Martian’s Dual Mode functionality that offers voice command functions while connected through Bluetooth and takes advantage of Bluetooth LE so you can also see notifications on the watch right from your smartphone.

The timepiece will be housed in a special case that houses a microphone and a speaker that lets you initiate voice commands on the fly. A free Android and iOS app lets you customize which notifications you get and even lets you create customizable vibration patterns. The voice command support on the watch also means you can use it to easily respond to messages right from the watch.

“The Guess Connect Smartwatch, Powered by Martian, represents one of the first true marriages of a fashion watch powerhouse and a wireless technology innovator,” states Cindy Livingston, President and CEO of Sequel / GUESS Watches.  “We are thrilled to move in this direction with a proven technology innovator to create smart, GUESS designs.”

No word on the initial price of the smartwatch, but it’s definitely a looker. We’ll bring you more news about the Guess Connect as soon as the information becomes available.

by Victor Philip Ortiz
Tech Enthusiast and Movie Buff. When he’s not busy playing with the latest games, Victor usually spends his time collecting Blu-rays and building his own movie library. As the Online Editor for T3 Middle East, he develops and writes content for www.T3ME.com which includes reviews, features, and videos in addition to managing its social media and web content.