Pre-launch Demand for iWatch May Be Stronger Than iPad's

Posted April 19, 2013 at 6:42pm by iClarified | Please help us and submit a translation by clicking here | 10585 views

A new ChangeWave survey suggests that pre-launch demand for the iWatch may be stronger than pre-launch demand was for the iPad.

According to the survey, 5% of consumers said they were 'very likely' to purchase an Apple smart watch and another 14% said they were 'somewhat likely' to purchase the device. That's even higher than the company's pre-iPad survey that found 4% very likely and 14% somewhat likely to purchase the unannounced tablet.

"Apple's track record of delivering ultra-convenient, easy to use products with a perceived ‘cool factor’ is driving pre-release demand for the rumored Apple 'iWatch,'" said Andy Golub of 451 Research's ChangeWave service. "While an 'iWatch' doesn't yet exist – and if it ever does it will have to live up to super high expectations – it has the potential to be another huge success for the Cupertino, Calif., manufacturer."

Check out this link to see what an iWatch might look like.

[via AppleInsider]

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Gill - April 20, 2013 at 8:26pm
Iclarified used to be sooo good with ios news as well as new tweak and jailbreak news. Now it seems they have college students writing their crap! I used to religiously check iclarified on a daily basis but not anymore. They focus on rumors rather than substantive shit. For example: ppsspp, a new psp emulator for ios, is one of the most groundbreaking emulators to ever hit iOS. No mention of it here...uuuum why? College student writers...thats why...
Dabadidupi - April 20, 2013 at 7:27pm
Do I look like a person who wants to talk to its freakin' watch???
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the real J - April 20, 2013 at 4:05am
Just give me a frickin' iPad mini with retina plz.
DNA64 - April 19, 2013 at 10:42pm
I already have one, it's called a 6th Gen iPod Nano in a LunaTik Lynk Watch Band :P
Ken - April 20, 2013 at 1:45am
Yes that's exactly the same thing.
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