A new projector watch designed and sold by US-based Ritot have been hailed as a rival to similar wearable projector devices produced by technology giants including Samsung, LG and Google.

The "World's first projection watch" is unique in its field and capable of displaying any information that resides in your smartphone on to your wrist via a watch-like projector.

According to Ritot, the smart watch can project anything from time and date, incoming calls and messages, to social media updates and reminders.

Another benefit of the watch in this rapidly developing market is its simple form, which is sought after by many wearable gadget enthusiasts across the world who desire impressive technology without noticeable devices.

Ritot has described the gadget as a useful tool to help wearer's easily manage their calendar or their data, stating on its website: "Ritot will help you to stay on top of things with vibrating notifications, messages and alerts. Dismiss a notification with a shake of your wrist."

Ritot watches work across multiple platforms, allowing users to sync their device with all major smartphone platforms including iOS, Windows and Android. Built-in wireless also increases functionality, while the battery life of 150 hours ensures that users can make the most of the watch's versatility for almost a week at a time.