Hublot has launched another addition to its stable of football (soccer for our American readers) watches. This one is a limited edition Premier League piece.
It follows the Big Bang E UEFA Champions League smartwatch that was unveiled for the UEFA tournament last October. That one was a revamped version of the Big Bang E which launched for the last World Cup. The original cost a whopping $5,800 so you really had to be a hardcore football fan to buy it or have deep pockets.
Big Bang e Premier League
The latest watch in the Hublot collection is a revamped version of the Big Bang E. This limited edition piece was created in partnership with the Premier League. The company has been the Official Timekeeper of the competition for a number of years now. In case you were wondering, Hublot is first Swiss watch brand and luxury brand to get involved with football.
The watch comes with the league’s purple colorway and a new dial. This is coupled with a purple fabric strap with velcro. Other extras over the original version include a new football app which will, at a later stage, be made available to existing Hublot Big Band e connected owners.
As before the watch is powered by Wear OS. Football dedicated features include notifications of Premier League kick-off times, alerts for goals, penalties, substitutions yellow and red cards are dished out and more. Other functionality includes pre-match team line-ups and real-time VAR decisions.
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Unless you’re a hard-core fan all of this might be information overload. Thankfully, the alerts can be customized from the smartphone app so that you are not overwhelmed with too many notifications.
“In these challenging times, football continues to be a source of much-needed joy for fans all over the world. Hublot loves football and continues to partner with the game’s greatest competitions,” said Ricardo Guadalupe HUBLOT CEO.
“It’s our privilege to introduce the Hublot Big Bang e Premier League, a connected watch designed to bring passionate fans even closer to the world’s most-watched league. Hublot is really proud to be working with the Premier League and to be creating memorable experiences for people who love watches and love football.”
Big Bang e Premier League has a 42mm diameter with satin-finished and polished titanium case. Water resistance is 3 ATM. The watch is powered by the Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear™ 3100 processor, while battery life is around a day between charges.
The watch is available on hublot.com. A bit cheaper than the original, Big Bang e will set still set you back a hefty $5,200.
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