Smart watches: The 6 most intriguing high-tech timepieces

Check out these six smart watches to see what could soon be replacing your analog timepiece.

4. i'm Watch

i'm Watch
i'm Watch smart watch.

Want to step into the future with your smart watch? Italian-made i’m Watch will bring you as close to the Jetsons as you can get (sans the flying car, of course). This smart watch offers the usual notifications for texts, e-mail, and calendar but also displays a screen where you can check Tweets, Facebook, and Instagram posts. The body of the watch also has a headphone jack for listening to music and a microphone for making and receiving phone calls. 

The path to the future, however, is not without glitches. With a lot of features (and a European pedigree), this watch comes a hefty price. The i'm Watch starts at $399.99 (though, at the time of this posting, there was an online special price of $299.99). The watch is also bulkier than others, with a thick band and large face. Reviewers have also complained about issues setting up the device and its ability to perform certain functions – with a low battery life to boot.

Price: $399.99 ($299.99 online)

Colors: Yellow, Red, Blue, White, Pink, Black

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