The first watch in the world to support Windows 98 built on ARM-processor

Windows 98 – this legendary operating system, literally a breakthrough for its time, and many remember her warm word to this day. Enthusiast 314 reactor even made it on the basis of smart watches that are really smart and can run programs for the desktop PC.



Of course, the idea visually looks like a dream tehnogika and how smart watch from the fantastic ’90s movies, but because of its coolness rising repeatedly. The device is based on the cost Raspberry Pi Model A, but it itself is built on ARM-processor, whose support in Windows 98. So QEMU virtual machine has been raised at first, and then set the Operating System from Microsoft. The screen is truly portable PC has a diagonal of 2.4 inches, and it’s all powered by a battery capacity of 1000 mAh.

According to the authors, his device can be installed multiple operating systems in addition to the core – Windows 95, ME, and, of course, XP, to switch between them on the body separate buttons removed. Of course, is still in its early stages of development, and Windows 98 is very slow, so that a full-fledged work until you can not walk and talk, but dopilivanie device takes place in a non-stop, so that sooner or later the gadget will grow to a “buy and I use “, and then all these your Apple Watch and the like seem useless toy.

Leave a Reply