Tech4o Data Center II

rated 3.0 of 5 stars
photo: Tech4o Data Center II compass watch

Specs

Price MSRP: $99.99
Historic Range: $69.95-$129.95
Reviewers Paid: $99.00

Reviews

1 review
5-star:   0
4-star:   0
3-star:   1
2-star:   0
1-star:   0

Too complicated and unreliable.

Pros

  • Comprehensive

Cons

  • Complicated
  • Access to battery

Too complicated to remember. The battery battery compartment is difficult to open (no manuals available online either). A limited number of controls means extensive functionality is definitely not going to be intuitive to operate.

I took the Data Center with me to Little Yosemite Valley. It operated well as a necklace-type timepiece and was quite durable. But I can't see using its other functions without fishing for your reading glasses, dragging out the user manual and sitting on a rock for a while.

Even that won't always help. I still haven't figured out how to get into alarm mode. "Press S/S" doesn't do it. The user manual looks like it was written by a Chinese programmer (btw it's made in China) — inscrutable and over-analyzed.

Source: bought it new
Price Paid: $99

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