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Would Bond wear a fitness tracker watch?

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Considering he'd wanna be in peak physical condition should a mission come up, I don't see why he wouldn't trade his OMEGA/Rolex for a fitness tracker in the day.

An...original question though, I will admit.

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I thought so and with all the clever things you can do with them seems a no brainer .

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Bond is and should be a complex mixture of modernity and tradition. I think he would both use and slightly resent it.

Named after your good Father no doubt.

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Frigiliana wrote:

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That's a great argument against Bond using one!

I think that such a wrist tool would be too obvious a gadget. I'd rather see something like the 1967 Casino Royale GMT Master, which looks like an ordinary watch but is much more.

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It’s something I’ve fought with for awhile now, as I own an Omega and a stainless Apple Watch (which can be much more dressy than a fitness tracker). Whenever I wear one I miss the other. I feel like yes, he would, as he certainly got a cell phone and laptop at some point. We saw Roger Moore wear Pulsar and Seiko digital watches as well.

The other thing to remember is how much of this stuff is based on deals the studio cut or the whim of a screenwriter. Bond wears an Omega because Omega pays Eon to make him. I mean take shaving - Bond has been seen using safety razors, straight razors, and an electric razor, so any shaving method is “how would Bond shave.”

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Re: the Apple Watch -

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Roger Moores Bond already had a smart watch in Octopussy which he used to zoom in and out of Q's busty office colleague

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I don't see Bond wearing one of these. Craig's Bond certainly wouldn't - he'd likely chuck it to the side, first chance he gets.

However, it would make an amusing scene to have the tracker's alarm go off, much to Bond's dismay; then in the next shot he's at Shrublands gurning at lemon juice and herbal enemas.

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I do not believe James Bond (certainly not the 007 from the novels) would wear such a tracker.  First of all he does not like working out. Second, fitnesstracker means that you're where abouts are visible.

this never happened to the other fellow

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jan old skool wrote:

I do not believe James Bond (certainly not the 007 from the novels) would wear such a tracker.  First of all he does not like working out. Second, fitnesstracker means that you're where abouts are visible.

Really? Is that why he starts his day with an exercise routine?

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Peppermill wrote:
jan old skool wrote:

I do not believe James Bond (certainly not the 007 from the novels) would wear such a tracker.  First of all he does not like working out. Second, fitnesstracker means that you're where abouts are visible.

Really? Is that why he starts his day with an exercise routine?

I think both points are correct. He doesn't neccessarily like it, but knows it's a necessity, part of the job and all that.

Named after your good Father no doubt.

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Erm, sorry but Daniel Craig's Bond practically lives with an earpiece linked to HQ in his ear. Surely that's a step ahead of a smart watch. Mind you, at least his watch doesn't make loud bleeping noises like previous Bonds.