Fashion-conscious readers planning to purchase the Hermes edition of the Apple Watch, with no intention to head to select boutique stores offering this gadget, can purchase this device online very soon.
The Hermes version was unveiled in October 2015. However, only the boutique shops located in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles and Miami offered this tailor-made device.
Starting Jan. 22, the Apple Watch Hermes edition can be purchased via the online Apple Store and Hermes Store, portal Fashionista reported. The Hermes edition consists of three different leather bands.
This luxury brand describes the smartwatch as -- “With leather straps handmade by Hermes artisans in France and Hermes watch faces reinterpreted by Apple designers, Apple Watch Hermes is a product of elegant, artful simplicity — the ultimate tool for modern life.”
At a price of $1100, interested buyers can avail "Single Tour" variant. The "Double Tour" version, on the other hand, will set the buyers back by $1250. To top it all off, the high-end "Cuff" variant is priced at $1500.
According to the official Hermes Website, the “Single Tour” variant can be purchased in 38 mm and 42 mm sizes. However, the “Double Tour” will only be made available in 38 mm size. The “Cuff” variant, meanwhile, will be sold in a 42 mm case.
Speaking of color choices, the “Single Tour” will be offered as Brown, Black and Red hued straps. As for “Double Tour,” it will come in Brown, Gray, Red and Blue colored straps. The high-end “Cuff” will only be made available in Brown hue. Also, the smartwatch’s dial/face is customizable and it comes with Hermes brand name.
Other than the Hermes Apple Watch, interested buyers that would like to see some bling on their gadgets can opt for the Diamond iWatch from Mervis with 18K Rose Gold and 15.14 Carats of Diamonds. This version will cost an arm and a leg at $30,150.