Isn’t it weird how times have changed? Time used to stop when Apple launched a new device, even if it was just a shinier, flashier update to an existing model. But now, with the announcement of the specs for the soon-to-be-released Apple Watch, the industry is kind of like, “What took you guys so long?”

So here’s a short list of reasons why the Apple Watch is anything but ordinary, and certainly deserves our attention, our hard-earned cash, and maybe even our kidneys.

Multiple Design Styles

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Unlike other device releases, the Apple Watch launches with different users in mind. There's no need to wait a year for the sporty version to hit the market, as Apple's crew thought of everyone from Lance Armstrong to Christian Grey when they designed the look.

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