Why buy an apple watch when you can become a millionaire at its cost?

Apple-Watch-or-Poker-TournamentApple has released its most expensive product in the history of electronic gadgets. Yes! The Apple Watch is here with a wide range of 38 models within a price range of $349 to $17,000. The most premium and intelligent watch will assist you checking Facebook posts and tweets of your friends check e-mails, book taxis, track your pizza orders and may be add video calling feature in future variants.

But, pause all your thoughts for a second and think of the fortunes you can make by spending the same amount ($349 to $17,000) in poker tournaments. Millions of dollars can be scooped on the poker tables with a buy-in less than the cost of an Apple watch. With that fortune in your bank accounts, you can buy a house in Palo Alto, California, get a 4000 cc Audi RS7 or even book your tickets to spaceship ride. All you need to do is spend the cost of an Apple watch on a buy-in ticket of some of the world’s richest poker tournaments. Let’s revisit poker’s biggest wins till date which will reinforce the idea of spending your dollars on poker rather than a wrist watch.

  • Martin Jacobson won $ 10,000,000 with a buy-in of only $10,000 in the Main Event of 2014 World Series of Poker.
  • Sam Phillips won €1,021,275 with a buy-in of only €5,000 in the 2014 European Poker Tour, Barcelona.
  • Hugo Pingray won $1,327,083 with a buy-in of just $1,500 in Monster Stack event of 2014 WSOP
  • Manny Stavropoulos won $1,385,500 with a buy-in of only $10,600 at 2015 Aussie Millions.

Not only that, there are numerous poker tournaments running across the year which you can play with an entry fee less than $1,000 and win from a huge guaranteed prize pools of $5,000,000. A wrist gear will last for a few years but the money you can win at the price of the apple watch can be re-invested and turned into huge fortunes.

Moreover, if you are planning to do away with the travel and accommodation charges, you can play online poker. A wide range of poker tournaments are running 24×7 with buy-in range of $5-$1,000. You can be sitting on your drawing room sofa and win millions with buy-ins much less than the least priced apple watch ($349).

Apple products are known to be hyper-priced in India. So, with the Indian prices yet to be announced, you can expect them to surpass Rs 1 Lakh for the least expensive apple watch. With that money, you can play the on-going “Fly To Vegas” poker tournament on Adda52.com and win the $10,000 ticket to the Main Event of world’s largest poker tournament to held in Las Vegas.


  1. kanishka
    March 22, 2015 - 5:06 pm

    When is the fly to vegas tournament scheduled on and what is the buyin for it

  2. Kunal Chandra
    March 22, 2015 - 10:37 pm

    You are obviously not married and have no concept of why people buy luxury items.

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