Tamagotchi, does this remind you of your childhood, where you spend time playing with your beloved digital pet? If you missed that nostalgic part from your childhood, you can now get yourself the brand new Tamagotchi smartwatch and carry your adopted digital pet with you everywhere and anywhere!
In conjunction with their 25th anniversary, Tamagotchi had introduced the Tamagotchi smartwatch that allows you to raise your mini digital pet right from your wrist.
According to Kotaku, the smartwatch comes with a touchscreen function for you to interact with your digital pet, voice recognition for chatting, a pedometer and of course, a digital watch!
The Tamagotchi smartwatch comes with 2 incredibly cute colours and they are the coral pink and mint blue.
There are more to the smartwatch and you can read the through their FAQ here.
Nonetheless, according to the FAQ, the smartwatch is not waterproof and the user should give extra care with they are bathing or going for a swim.
While it is not comparable to the Apple Smartwatch, the device does give you a cute virtual pet and a colourful Tamagotchi form factor of yore and Apple can never compete with that.
On the other hand, the smartwatch can last up to 30 hours on a single charge and they do state that the voice recognition will not work like the other smart assistances. It is only there to recognise your voice to wake the device up or when you react to the chirp by your digital pet.
According to Bandai, the Tamagotchi smartwatch is schedule to launch at the end of November 2021 in Japan and it will cost around 6,380 yen (≈ RM240).
However, they did not announced that it will be an international release. Hence, the only way to get one is to buy from the stores from Japan.
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