$14,500 will net you a 1970s smartwatch prototype from HP


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Back in 1977, smartwatches weren't nearly as smart as they are today. There were no flashy OLED displays, no email notifications, no navigation tools, and no fitness trackers. In fact most people hadn't even thought of a watch doing anything...

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"Sorry, for 14-grand, I'm buying a Yacht Master."

If you can only afford one 14 thousand dollar watch then you really can't afford a 14 thousand dollar watch.


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You have to be a rich & a super nerd to buy this , the only reason someone would buy this is because its a prototype from the 70s. I guess this was big technology for back then. But the features on this suck .

now this present time would be a $30 dollar watch from radio shack