Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL), TAG Heuer, And Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) announced a partnership to introduce a Swiss Smartwatch that will be powered by Android Wear and Intel technology. The news highlights the collaboration between Silicon Valley and Swiss watchmakers. It implies the there companies will combine their respective expertise in a single product.
The new of partnership between Google, Intel and TAG Heuer was made official during a press conference in this week. Jean-Claude Biver, the CEO of TAG Heuer, Michael Bell, Corporate VP and GM of Intel’s New Devices Group and David Singleton of Android Wear were present when the official announcement was made to the public. Together, the three companies intend to develop a product that is technologically advanced and luxurious. It will remain connected to wearer’s daily life. The new Smartwatch will be a combination of creativity, design, and innovation.
The technological innovation
Biver said that Silicon Valley and Swiss watch making makes an amazing combination of technological innovation. The collaboration offers a rich host of synergies translating it into a win-win partnership. Intel, TAG Heuer and Google, all three are leaders in their respective industries.
Combination of best
Expressing his views on partnership, Guy Semon, GM of TAG Heuer said that the quality of Swiss watches is famous worldwide. The watches will get a new look when they will be allied with the global power and creative technology of two companies. It will be based on Intel technology and work on the Google’s Android wear platform. It can be better called as the launch of a technological revolution in wearable technology.
Product for the young generation
Singleton of Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) said that by integrating beauty with technology, the company has encouraged generations of artists and engineers. The three companies are thrilled to be associated with each other. Together, they can create a better, beautiful and smarter watch.