With Apple smart watch apple watch the release of a traditional mechanical watch manufacturers receive a certain challenge. Such as Patek Philippe, Vacheron Constantin and other such top watch manufacturers, it seems that Apple’s action is completely cold, say it is understandable, after all, their price gap is too great, the target user is not at a level above. But there are also close to the people watch traditional manufacturers began to worry, the Internet giant face of frequent moves, TAG Heuer Tiger also lonely, let’s look at what Apple and other Internet giants are challenging traditional watch manufacturer.
Faced with the challenge of smart watches, the traditional watch manufacturer has been in a state of being beaten, shipments in the fourth quarter but less than the smart watch. Has been producing luxury watches, Swiss watchmaker began lowering prejudices, try to watch the production of smart products, one example is LVMH’s TAG Heuer (Tag Heuer), launched last year Connected soon started selling stock earlier announced a We will develop more Android Wear watches.
Jean-Claude Biver, president of LVMH when interviewed by the media revealed that another of its Swiss watch brand Hublot (Hublot) will launch a smart watch. Hublot is yet to know whether the use of Android Wear smart watch system, also have no precise launch schedule and estimated price.