Popular Mechanics Honors Martian Watches With Editor's Choice Award at International Consumer Electronics Show
LAS VEGAS, NV, Jan 09, 2013 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX) --
Popular Mechanics, one of America's most trusted men's magazines,
today announced the winners of its Editor's Choice Awards at the
International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), the world's largest
annual tradeshow for consumer technology and America's largest annual
tradeshow of any kind.
Martian Watches has been named one of an elite group of products at
CES to be awarded an Editor's Choice Award. The winners were honored
at a ceremony at the Consumer Electronics Show on January 8, 2013.
The Martian Watch is the world's first Bluetooth voice command watch
that allows you to talk, listen and control your phone from your
wrist to provide a truly unique hands-free experience to the
consumer. For the first time, mobile phone users can communicate
without needing to touch their phone by accessing their phone's voice
commands, including placing and receiving calls, sending
voice-to-text messages, listening and responding to text messages,
setting calendar notifications and reminders, controlling music, and
searching the web, all without their phones leaving their pocket or
The Bluetooth-enabled watches support voice control on both the Apple
iOS(R) and the Android(R) platforms. Three different styles are
available and the classic analog design combined with modern wireless
technology sets it apart from a plethora of digital options.
The impressive rectangular-faced Passport watch is an elegant,
upscale executive watch. It is styled for men and women who
appreciate traditional styling with a black or white face. The white
face models are available with a white or black leather band, and the
men's black face model comes with a custom-molded black silicone
band. This watch appeals to busy executives, high-tech enthusiasts
and ardent mobile phone users for whom elegant, classic watch styling
is important. The MSRP is $299 USD.
The Victory watch offers all-day style for the individual who wants a
sporty round watch face with substantial size and stainless steel
polish. The monotone color options include matching face and band
combinations of black, white and tan. This workhorse watch appeals to
males and females who appreciate its contemporary styling and for
whom technology is an important part of their daily lives. The MSRP
is $299 USD.
Fun and color flavor the G2G watch style that is designed for women
and young adults who love technology and trendy styling. The
rectangular watch face is fashioned with lightweight aluminum so it's
easy to wear. The bright matching face and band colors mean that the
G2G watches will get noticed for good looks as well as its high-tech
features. The MSRP is $249 USD.
More information and pre-ordering is available on the Martian Watch
website at: http://www.martianwatches.com.
For a list of additional Editor's Choice Award winners, visit:
Popular Mechanics also awards Editor's Choice honors at the SEMA
Show, the definitive event for the automotive aftermarket, and at the
National Hardware Show.
About Popular Mechanics
Popular Mechanics empowers readers to
navigate the increasingly complex, technological world around us. The
magazine, published monthly by Hearst Magazines, inspires, instructs
and influences nine million curious readers. Their mindset -- the
hunger to know, the desire to investigate and learn -- drives them to
explore, experiment and experience a wide range of interests. Issues
engage readers with breakthroughs in the latest innovations in
science and technology; educates with informative "how-to" stories on
automotive, the home and digital technology; and motivates action
with product reviews and comparison tests of the newest equipment and
products. Popular Mechanics is also the #1-ranked men's monthly
magazine when it comes to reaching an environmentally conscious
audience. The brand is a 21st-century must-read, with a robust Web
site (popularmechanics.com) and an award-winning tablet edition.
About Martian Watches
Founded in 2007, Martian Watches is an Irvine,
California-based developer of unique personal wireless communication
solutions that are reshaping how we communicate with friends, family
and the world. The Martian engineering team has an extensive history
in Bluetooth development, having created the world's smallest
system-on-chip solution for Bluetooth wireless systems. Martian is
best known for the award-winning SilverCare Personal Safety Alert
Device, a two-way voice communication watch and for developing the
world's first voice command watch.
More Martian Watches details and specs:
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registered trademark of Google Inc.
Director of Marketing
SOURCE: Martian Watches
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