By Industrial Facility (UK) for IDEA International, Japan
Price: $40 (US)
This clock just makes sense. There isn’t any retro-steampunk-vacuum-tube display. There isn’t any innovation in the way that time is displayed. Instead, there is just a great interface and clean lines to define this clock. The focus is on utility with an unusual two display layout. One shows the current time and the other shows the time for the alarm.
From their site:
“The design is informed not by the shape but by interface. The ambition was to create a digital alarm clock with such simplicity that it would render a manual unnecessary.” However, there is a manual included that has only this diagram in it.: