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Photos: The 10 most overhyped tech products of 2015

1. Apple Watch

Because of its constant stream of new products, the tech industry is naturally plagued by excessive hype. Here are 10 products that couldn't live up to their own advertising.

The Apple Watch is, possibly, the best smartwatch on the market today. But there was no way it could have lived up to the mountain of hype that led up to its launch. Like most smartwatches, it is limited in what it can do, and a price tag starting at $349 makes it difficult for many to take the plunge.

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By Conner Forrest

Conner Forrest is a Senior Editor for TechRepublic. He covers enterprise technology and is interested in the convergence of tech and culture.