I'll buy an Apple Watch when....

Discussion in 'Apple Watch' started by kick2head, Sep 9, 2014.

  1. kick2head macrumors newbie

    Feb 7, 2011
    It's waterproof and has a camera.

    What about you?
  2. douglasf13 macrumors 65816

    Jul 2, 2010
    It is released. I'll probably then buy another one when it is waterproof and has a camera. I think it's a good first attempt.
  3. iBreatheApple macrumors 68030


    Sep 3, 2011
  4. fcortese macrumors demi-god


    Apr 3, 2010
    Big Sky country
    I'll by the Watch the moment it is released. I'm letting all my family know that for my birthday (in December) and for Christmas to forget the ties and coffee mugs, etc. Just give me an Apple Store gift certificate!
  5. Squid7085 macrumors 6502a

    Aug 14, 2002
    Charlotte, NC
    Waterproof I agree with, camera is just silly. Put more battery in that space. I don't understand the want to add a camera that will be sub-par to the one on the iPhone. The purpose, at least currently, is for these devices to be companions, not replace the other perfectly capable device in your pocket.

    I almost think they packed too much in it already, being able to view photos for example is just silly.
  6. Kiju macrumors member

    Jul 18, 2010
    When :apple:Pay is something I can use at most stores in Canada.

    When I can buy a lock for my home that I can unlock with my watch.

    When more fitness trackers and sensors are implemented.

    When the price goes down. :rolleyes:

    When I can use it as a wristband for a festival.

    When it's not tethered to my phone.

    All of which I think will happen with time. I see a lot of potential for this product.
  7. kick2head thread starter macrumors newbie

    Feb 7, 2011
    Same here. Lots of potential. But I think it's another 2-3 years off from being perfected.
  8. leenak macrumors 68020

    Mar 10, 2011
    I'm not a watch wearer but I do like fitness gadgets. Even the smaller version is bigger than most fitness gadgets. I have zero interest in watches but if the fitness aspects pan out and it somehow doesn't look as huge in person, I might consider the smaller sport version.
  9. jbachandouris macrumors 601


    Aug 18, 2009
    Upstate NY
    Price is concern for me, but if it had GPS for running, I could overlook the price...maybe...
  10. crispytreat macrumors member

    Oct 29, 2007
    Same for me.

    I would like GPS for my runs, Wifi so that I can sync once I walk in the door after my runs, waterproof so that I can jump in the shower without taking it off. I want to do all of this and leave my iPhone at home.

    I would like a lower price as well, but that is not a complete deal breaker.
  11. justinthesommer macrumors regular


    Feb 23, 2014
    United States
  12. JayLenochiniMac macrumors G5

    Nov 7, 2007
    New Sanfrakota
    I'll get it when it streets and upgrade to the waterproof one when it debuts. No reason to wait as I can always sell the older one.
  13. iBug2 macrumors 68040

    Jun 12, 2005
    When it gets more health sensors.

    I wouldn't hold my breath for waterproof though. This watch may never get waterproofed since it has openings for mic and speakers.

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