Vodafone and Disney have announced a collaboration to create a premium kids smart watch, planned to launch in time for Christmas. No images of the Vodafone and Disney Smartwatch have been supplied yet, the one showing is only a sample!
The watch will feature hardware designed by the Vodafone smart tech team and a software experience from world class designers at Vodafone and Disney. Always on mobile connectivity and integration with popular Disney characters of all time, the smartwatch will deliver a truly unbeatable smart watch experience for kids.
The product is planned to launch in key European markets ahead of Christmas 2020, when more specific details of the device will be made available.
Vodafone is placing emphasis on their family of smart tech devices, under their ‘Designed and Connected by Vodafone’ range. The project to develop the kids smart watch will be designed in collaboration with world-renowned designer, Yves Behar and his team at fuseproject. fuseproject will bring additional expertise to the existing talents of the Vodafone smart tech product design team, enhancing its growing reputation for thoughtful user experiences within the emerging smart technology category that Vodafone is building.
Tasia Filippatos, Senior Vice President, Consumer Products, Games and Publishing EMEA at Disney said:
By bringing cutting edge design and technology together with the world’s best loved characters from Disney, we have created the smartest watch yet for kids.
The kids smart watch will join the ‘Curve’ smart GPS tracker, underscoring Vodafone’s commitment to end-to-end product design and application of in-house capabilities.
The Vodafone and Disney Smartwatch will be initially launched across key European markets and will be sold online and via retail channels. Further details of the Vodafone kids smart watch will be revealed ahead of its launch before Christmas 2020.