Samsung And de GRISOGONO Make Baselworld Tick To Luxury Smart Time
Today, Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced their latest fashion collaboration with the renowned and glamorous jewelry and watchmaker, de GRISOGONO. The two iconic brands have come together to co-create the Samsung Gear S2 by de GRISOGONO – a limited-edition jewelry watch designed and sculpted in gold and precious jewels.
boasting Samsung’s innovative Gear S2 technology.The partnership between de GRISOGONO and Samsung goes far beyond mere co-branding and extends into authentic co-creation and design. Both brands combined their vision and unique aesthetic to co-create a limited-edition smartwatch that brings fashion and function together, while allowing you to express your personal style.
“The combination of style and substance is inherent in every Samsung device,” said Younghee Lee, Executive Vice President of Global Marketing, Mobile Communications Business at Samsung Electronics. “This dynamic partnership builds on this heritage by merging Samsung’s barrier breaking technology with de GRISOGONO’s signature style to create a smartwatch as unique as the wearer.“de GRISOGONO has always been associated with daring products and a visionary approach to High Jewelry and watches,” said Fawaz Gruosi Founder and Creative Director, de GRISOGONO. “Designing a connected watch with Samsung has been an incredible experience for both brands. Samsung brought to the table the best and most intuitive technology, while de Grisogono brought its glamorous design and craftsmanship expertise. The resulting Samsung Gear S2 by de Grisogono clearly embodies all of our boldness in watch design and our jewellery savoir-faire, while maintaining all of Samsung’s technological capabilities and intuitive usage. This watch will take an honourable place alongside de GRISOGONO’s Meccanico, Otturatore and Occhio, as another of our brand’s revolutionary approaches to displaying time.”
Samsung Gear S2 by de GRISOGONO:
|Case||41 mm, rose gold set with 56 white diamonds (approx. 1.2 cts),|
|Watch faces||A two-hand dial with dual-time display complete with day/night indicator at 3 o’clock, day-date indicator at 6 o’clock and small seconds at 9 o’clock.|
|Triple folding clasp||Black DLC-coated stainless steel|
|Display||1.2”, Circular Super AMOLED, 360×360, 302ppi|
|Memory||Storage: 4GB Internal Memory / RAM: 512MB|
|Connectivity||Wi-Fi: 802.11 b/g/n|
|Sensor||Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Heart Rate, Ambient Light, Barometer|
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Jeweler since 1993
Watchmaker since 2000
de GRISOGONO has created a characteristic and immediately recognizable style expressed through watch and jewelry collections. Each creation is unique, while bearing within it the distinctive signatures that reflect the spirit of the Maison. In the course of time, its collections have become icons and sources of inspiration, representing an art that at first glance appears astonishing simple, yet which takes great skill to master.