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post Jun 27 2017, 08:49 PM
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Does anybody have one? I'm contemplating on getting one but I don't want to waste money if it turns out to be crap.

If u have one then how do they fit? I see there's a 38mm and 42mm one. unsure.gif
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post Jun 27 2017, 08:53 PM
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I have the 42mm watch. I've had it for 18 months now and I love it. I work in an environment where it can be important to 'look the part' so it does me nicely as a stylish little watch. I quite like the activity tracking and the Nike+ stuff works well on it. I use it a lot when I'm driving to have a quick glance at a notification in case it's a travel alert or an important message that I need to (legally) respond to.

It's not a waste of money if you go in knowing exactly what you're getting. It's a watch that does what fit bit does, but without sleep tracking or stairs climbed, is now waterproof and gives you notifications. If you go in expecting it to be all singing all dancing you'll be disappointed.

I wear mine almost every day. I don't tend to wear it if I don't leave the house but that has more to do with me not needing to know the time if I'm having a lazy Saturday than the watch itself.
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post Jun 27 2017, 08:55 PM
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QUOTE(Silas @ Jun 27 2017, 09:53 PM) *
I have the 42mm watch. I've had it for 18 months now and I love it. I work in an environment where it can be important to 'look the part' so it does me nicely as a stylish little watch. I quite like the activity tracking and the Nike+ stuff works well on it. I use it a lot when I'm driving to have a quick glance at a notification in case it's a travel alert or an important message that I need to (legally) respond to.

Oh so you have the Nike version? Guessing you'd recommend one then biggrin.gif just trying to find the cheapest 42mm one atm.
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post Jun 27 2017, 08:57 PM
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QUOTE(cq(uavo)merqn @ Jun 27 2017, 09:55 PM) *
Oh so you have the Nike version? Guessing you'd recommend one then biggrin.gif just trying to find the cheapest 42mm one atm.

Let me know what you find out and if you do get one.

I don't own one, and am not desperate for one either.

I feel like I can by rather clumsy and I'd likely unintentionally knock it against a wall or something. huh.gif
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post Jun 27 2017, 08:58 PM
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No I don't, I've the normal Series 1 watch. The Nike+ stuff you get on it works well. Not sure if the new one has extra features on it with the Nike+ edition or just a pretty band.

Try on both size watches, you'll know which one is right for you by looking how they fit on your wrist. If you're a fairly slight frame then 38 might suit you more.
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post Jun 27 2017, 09:12 PM
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you can get a fake one from ebay for a tenner tbh
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post Jun 27 2017, 09:19 PM
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I have personally never got the idea of Apple watches. I have a phone that tells time too. No need for one.
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post Jun 27 2017, 09:22 PM
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QUOTE(HarryEzra @ Jun 27 2017, 10:19 PM) *
I have personally never got the idea of Apple watches. I have a phone that tells time too. No need for one.

That's my attitude at the moment laugh.gif I'm sure there will come a time when an Apple watch offers enough to tempt me, but that hasn't happened yet.
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post Jun 27 2017, 11:25 PM
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They're cool I guess but they don't fit my needs especially at the asking price laugh.gif the unbranded ones are like 10-20 if I ever change my mind and want to spice up my wrist tech tongue.gif
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