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I got the 4 model and I don´t use it that much but been thinking about the dial, what dials are you guys using and can I get more than apple provides ?

I thought that I saw somewhere that there are available like vintage inspired dials ?
 

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“Can I get more than Apple provides?” I don’t think so. You can maybe make your own app that looks like a watch face, but there is still no “store” where you can download more.

(btw, is it too late to change the title of the topic to something more descriptive? Maybe “can I get more Apple Watch faces”?)

I took these pics yesterday while I was waiting for an oil change on my car:










 

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“Can I get more than Apple provides?” I don’t think so. You can maybe make your own app that looks like a watch face, but there is still no “store” where you can download more.

(btw, is it too late to change the title of the topic to something more descriptive? Maybe “can I get more Apple Watch faces”?)

I took these pics yesterday while I was waiting for an oil change on my car:











The title, very good comment :) - ON it but yes that sounds like Apple, if they don´t provide it I can forget it :/
 

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The title, very good comment :) - ON it but yes that sounds like Apple, if they don´t provide it I can forget it :/
I can see Apple’s stance against allowing fully-functional third-party faces, too. They want to preserve their brand aesthetics as much as possible (remember Kaleidoscope in the pre-OSX days? Yeah, you can’t mess with the Mac’s UI anymore). They also probably don’t want to have to hand-curate a Face Store to keep out all the inevitable Rolex clones, too.

There might also be a security concern because of the functions accessible by the complications. But I don’t know if each face has any ability to make system calls apart from what’s built into the complications’ fields. The Nike faces have a dedicated Nike+ button (it’s the “swoosh” logo) that calls up the Nike Run Club app. Maybe a malicious face designer could insert a tap-able area that does their own bidding.
 

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I wish they’d have a decent digital face. The modular doesn’t allow the time in the middle, and the X-Large doesn’t allow more than one complication which takes over the middle. Absolutely stupid.
 

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Is there like no app to make something like that ?
Like I said earlier, you can make your own app and upload it to your watch (Xcode is free, as is an Apple developer membership; you don't pay any fees until you decide to upload your app to the App Store for sale). Experiment with it like a mockup to see what layout would work best. I don't think that you can legitimately get it approved by Apple for public distribution, but at least you could try using it on your own watch.

I like how the existing Modular face (both the newer Infograph version and the original) has a large-sized complication in the middle. Not a lot of third-party apps take advantage of it, but like the example in my pic, you can see several hours' worth of weather forecast at once. It's also big enough to show a News headline or the next Calendar event. Pushing it into the corner and making it smaller would also make it less useful.
 

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Like I said earlier, you can make your own app and upload it to your watch (Xcode is free, as is an Apple developer membership; you don't pay any fees until you decide to upload your app to the App Store for sale). Experiment with it like a mockup to see what layout would work best. I don't think that you can legitimately get it approved by Apple for public distribution, but at least you could try using it on your own watch.

I like how the existing Modular face (both the newer Infograph version and the original) has a large-sized complication in the middle. Not a lot of third-party apps take advantage of it, but like the example in my pic, you can see several hours' worth of weather forecast at once. It's also big enough to show a News headline or the next Calendar event. Pushing it into the corner and making it smaller would also make it less useful.
I don’t have a Mac.
 

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Like I said earlier, you can make your own app and upload it to your watch (Xcode is free, as is an Apple developer membership; you don't pay any fees until you decide to upload your app to the App Store for sale). Experiment with it like a mockup to see what layout would work best. I don't think that you can legitimately get it approved by Apple for public distribution, but at least you could try using it on your own watch.

I like how the existing Modular face (both the newer Infograph version and the original) has a large-sized complication in the middle. Not a lot of third-party apps take advantage of it, but like the example in my pic, you can see several hours' worth of weather forecast at once. It's also big enough to show a News headline or the next Calendar event. Pushing it into the corner and making it smaller would also make it less useful.
Any existing sites/apps out there for a Rolex or Panerai face? Know the California face is coming in the new update.
 

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I really, really wish Apple would add a Face store (free or paid). I'm guessing they're afraid of legal disputes when someone releases a face that matches a brand too well (ex: Rolex)? I would pay quite a few dollars for a high quality watch face.
 

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My Apple Watch 4...wore it once...still in the box. Boring.
I thought the same thing when I got the AW3. It takes time to get "hooked" on the Apple Watch. First it starts with easy text notifications. Then you start relying on it for calendar events (if you work in an office). Next you use it for weather and Apple Pay. Then, you add in asking Siri a question and before you know it, your wrist feels naked (kind of like if you leave the house without your phone). I wouldn't haven believed it had I not gone through this myself.
 
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