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With retro looks, this digital wrist device not only tells the time but can also work as a remote controller to operate "most makes" of televisions and "video recorders".

There's also calculator functionality as well as date data, an alarm function and stop watch abilities - the latter, to perhaps time how long it takes your TV-viewing buddy to work out it's you that's changing the channels and not a poltergeist.

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