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Apple tests smartwatch with Foxconn – report

Monday 11 February 2013 | 09:23 CET | News
Apple is experimenting with designs for a watch-like device that would include various features of a smartphone, the WSJ reports, citing unnamed people briefed on the project. According to these sources, Apple has discussed such a device with its manufacturing partner Hon Hai (Foxconn), as part of explorations of potentially large product categories beyond the smartphone and tablet.

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