Products are never "ahead of their time"

Products are never “ahead of their time”, they may just be more costly to produce than the volume of people willing to purchase it. Breakthrough products often succeed not because they are released at a later time, but simply because more thought was put into making them affordable. Latest example: http://getpebble.com/ is a cheaper and more practical version of smart watches that is seeing immediately more success than its rushed and costly predecessors.