Since the release of the sixth-generation iPod Nano we have seen lots of accessory manufacturers release products which allow you to use the iPod Nano as a watch, today we will introduce you to four options which are well-worth considering.
Firstly we will introduce you to the OZAKI iCoat Watch, these are fashionable, lightweight watchstraps which are perfectly designed to allow full access to your 6th-gen-iPod Nano, one neat feature is a water resistant cover which should keep your Nano’s headphone socket and iPod dry. The standard iCoat watch bands feature a regular watch fastener, however the iCoat Watch+ features a slap-on strap, you can see how this strap works here. If you would like to find out more about the iCoat watch strap check out this link.
If you want a more professional product you should check out the LunaTik conversion kit, this product costs $79.95 and is made from aerospace grade aluminum, high grade silicone rubber and solid stainless steel, again it is designed for both 8GB and 16GB 6th-gen Nanos and is regarded as a more permanent solution, you can find out more about this impressive piece of kit and perhaps buy it over at Lunatik.com. You can see a video showing off the product and the relatively simple assembly procedure here.
One more professional solution is called the Paradox and it will retail for $79, currently this is still under development and people have been pledging money to get the project underway, now it has reached its goal production has started. The Paradox is made from high-grade stainless steel and it has been designed to completely enclose the 6th-gen iPod Nano it features a high-quality rubber silicone strap, a stainless steel flap which allows access to the iPod dock connector and it also comes with a set of screwdrivers and a spare set of screws. Check out this link for more information and some impressive-looking photos.
Finally we will tell you about the SwitchEasy Ticker, you can see a video review of this product over at YouTube (we have embedded it below), you can buy this strap for just $24.99 here and it is available in various vibrant colors, it is it features a Elastomer material and polycarbonate push though buttons, this is not only affordable but very durable as well.
If you know of a better iPod Nano 6G watch strap let us know in the comments section below.