# [Life with a Series 0 Watch, Older Tech, and COVID-19 – Mark Crump](https://markcrump.com/2020/12/19/life-with-a-series-0-watch-older-tech-and-covid-19/)
> It’s not that I think the new Watches suck. It’s that they don’t solve $400 worth of problems for me.
A new purchase can solve a problem. But with it can come new problems. Does it need a new charger? Does it use the small army of accessories I already have for the device? Is there going to be something I can do now and won’t be able to do on the new one?
Looking at you Halo 5 with your lack of split screen game play.
Sometimes the problem it solves isn’t worth the price tag.
My Pixel phone has an astrophotography mode I’ve never used. Tonight was cold and clear so I decided to take it for a spin. It takes about a minute for each capture and I propped it on a phone stand I have for my desk as a mini tripod.