Neptune Pine is a 2.4-inch standalone Android-based wristwatch
0. phoneArena 11 Feb 2013, 04:02 posted on
The Neptune Pine, as it is called, is a stand-alone device that you can plug your micro-SIM card in. Coming with a 2.4-inch screen that stretches the limits of wristwatch convenience, you get a modified version of Android…
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2. Nathan_ingx (Posts: 3151; Member since: 07 Mar 2012)
How tiny must my fingers have to be?? 2-3 mms??
5. rusticguy (Posts: 2828; Member since: 11 Aug 2012)
Don't worry there will be a mini stylus for it or when combined with Google glass who knows you could type just by moving one's eyeballs around ... just suggesting so that this could be patented :)
10. neutralguy (Posts: 1152; Member since: 30 Apr 2012)
haha had the same thing in mind. Why don't they use AlphaNumeric keys instead of qwerty. Lol'd at this :))
12. bloodline (Posts: 704; Member since: 01 Dec 2011)
If that was an apple product you wouldn't even make a joke
3. techsavvy.jaz (Posts: 148; Member since: 07 Feb 2012)
I would like to see it on a hand. 2.4" isnt small exactly.. had few mobiles with that screen estate..
6. cezarepc (Posts: 674; Member since: 23 Nov 2012)
But I bet they came with harware keyboards/numpad.
11. cezarepc (Posts: 674; Member since: 23 Nov 2012)
2.4" touchscreen w/o physical keyboard/numpad? I believe the smallest I ever saw/know is the X10 mini and the keyboard/numpad on that one is very uncomfortable.
21. JC557 (Posts: 1239; Member since: 07 Dec 2011)
Had a Cowon D2 player and it came with a small stylus. Of course that was a worse screen using resistive instead of capacitive.
Probably would be better for watch/ Heart rate monitors than what's currently on the market for avid runners and the like.
4. nicholassss (Posts: 363; Member since: 10 May 2012)
id rather have something that my phone pushes notifications too instead of a wrist phone.
7. Piotrek007 (Posts: 96; Member since: 07 Dec 2010)
To be honest... the idea is nice, but it looks very cheap and plastic =\ not really a man's watch...
13. PhoenixWright (Posts: 101; Member since: 11 Feb 2013)
As long as it can pair with Android/iOS/WP7-8/Symbian/(BB?) :D
14. AnukulVcool (unregistered)
2.4" inch display! thats very big! if so its not a wrist watch but a wrist-clock. just like phablet!
15. darkkjedii (Posts: 15658; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
I think these smart watches have promise.
16. ibap (Posts: 731; Member since: 09 Sep 2009)
Needs gesture-based equivalent of Graffiti for text entry.
18. brycdavis (Posts: 30; Member since: 21 Jun 2012)
The keyboard.....meh. Luckily androids voice recognition is fairly accurate these days.
19. rcranium (Posts: 29; Member since: 29 Oct 2012)
Very cool. The obvious next step in portable electronics.
20. DKMDROID (Posts: 102; Member since: 09 Aug 2011)
i think for what it is having a messaging app is ridiculous i dont mind having to read received mail on something like this, but typing thats a whole other story personally i think if the message is important enough u can pull your smartphone from your pocket and send a text or email etc.....
23. reindeer_nation (Posts: 14; Member since: 31 Jan 2013)
The last picture sends chills down my spine.. must..have...it. I can just imagine tapping emails on that watch:)