Whereas most Diesel watches are large, cumbersome designs, the Diesel On Fadelite smartwatch is a classy and light-weight wearable with a notably clear strap. After a quiet launch earlier in 2020, Diesel is now publicly re-launching the wearable with a brand new cyberpunk-styled version designed by Canadian artist Mad Canine Jones.
The brand new version has straps and matching watch faces with neon pastels and digital designs that evoke the aesthetics of Ghost within the Shell, Akira, and different 80s visions of techno-dystopias. Plus, the straps and the case are clear, evoking the ‘clear craze’ days of the late 80s and early 90s.
Here is a fast view from Mad Canine Jones’ personal instagram:
Appears apart, the MDJ version works simply the identical as the usual Diesel On Fadlite – a Put on OS watch powered by the Snapdragon Put on 3100 chipset and 4GB of onboard storage.
From CES to September
The Diesel On Fadelite debuted at CES 2020 as a Put on OS-running different to fashionable smartwatches, which are likely to look both bulbous (Apple Watch 5, Samsung Galaxy Watch Lively 2) or hefty (Samsung Galaxy Watch 3).
We appreciated the Fadelite for providing a lighter-weight expertise than most different smartwatches due to its nylon case and watch bands, whereas nonetheless offering anticipated wearable options.
We hadn’t heard in regards to the watch since January, and whereas the Fadelite was quietly launched within the months since, that is primarily its correct launch.