Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob
VISIT OUR OTHER SITES: THE AWESOMER | 95OCTANE

Scope 2 Rgb LED Watch Reminds Me of Vector Video Games

by Paul Strauss
Advertisement

I don’t know what it is about these retro-futuristic watches from Japan, but for me they conjure up images of 1980s color vector video games like Tempest or Quantum.

The limited-edition Scope 2 watch uses a special multi-color (RGB) LED display to tell the time. Depending on the model you choose, either a red or green horizontal hairline signifies an hour, while a contrasting colored “target” surrounds the current 5 minute interval, and four tiny dots which reside on a separate circular nub indicate individual minutes. Sound a bit confusing? Maybe this diagram will help sort things out for you:

Better, no? If you do manage to figure out anything other than the fact that it’s about 20 minutes after something or other, let me know.

At this point, the only place you can get the Scope 2 is from Japanese watch seller Seahope for ¥21,000 (appx $207 USD) but I’m HOPEful (get it?) that they’ll make their way to the western hemisphere soon.



Eye of the Tiger: Piano Cover

Eye of the Tiger: Piano Cover

Axis Sling Pack

Axis Sling Pack

Useful Charts

Useful Charts

Advertisement
The Brubaker Box Was The Most Awesome VW Bug Conversion Ever

The Brubaker Box Was The Most Awesome VW Bug Conversion Ever

What’s the Difference Between AWD and 4WD?

What’s the Difference Between AWD and 4WD?

SportChassis P4-XL is a Luxury Sport Utility Truck

SportChassis P4-XL is a Luxury Sport Utility Truck

Advertisement