Tag Archives: Wrist Watch

Nixon The Unit Boba Fett Limited Reissue Watch Lacks “Battle Scars”

Have you ever seen the infamous bounty hunter, Boba Fett, flick his wrist to check the time? No. He probably don’t even have a watch. Then how the hell did he keep to his schedule? Question, question, question. I guess we will never know and it probably doesn’t matter, but to you, his loyal fan, you need to tell time in this real world, and what better way then to do it with a digital timepiece (digital for the sci-fi touch, I guess?) decorated with a design inspired by one of the galaxy’s most feared bounty hunters, Nixon The Unit Boba Fett – Limited Reissue Wrist Watch? Continue reading Nixon The Unit Boba Fett Limited Reissue Watch Lacks “Battle Scars”

Gold HammerTone Is The Most Opulent G-SHOCK Yet In Both Looks And Price

Casio G-Shock watches are built rugged and never known to be exorbitantly priced. However, years ago, the Japanese watchmaker ventured into the premium timepiece market with MR-G series, with current models commanding anything from 2-3K but today, the brand celebrates two decades of MR-G by upping its premium status to a whole new level with the G-SHOCK MR-G Gold Hammer Tone Hybrid GPS Watch (MRGG1000HG-9A). Continue reading Gold HammerTone Is The Most Opulent G-SHOCK Yet In Both Looks And Price

Martian Watches’ New Smartwatch Puts Amazon Alexa On Your Wrist

Can’t get enough of Amazon Alexa? If so, mVoice Smartwatch by Martian Watches is the smart timepiece you want on your to-buy list. More so, if you have a thing for traditional wrist watch face because that’s what mVoice has on it. There’s no fancy digital display here, save for a narrow OLED display that spits out the essential information you need, and so you’d be experiencing the fashion statement a good’ol timepiece has to offer. But this ain’t no ordinary timepiece nor is it your run-of-the-mill smartwatch, Amazon Alexa is part of it too. Continue reading Martian Watches’ New Smartwatch Puts Amazon Alexa On Your Wrist

Grove’s Timepiece Brings Nature And Luxury Together With Wood And Gold

Looking for an uber-stylist watch that’s in touch with nature and somewhat luxury at the same time? Well, then you may be interested in the Special Edition Gold Watch (Round) from Portland, Oregon-based gadget accessories maker Grove. Yes. It is the same folks who are into all thing bamboo and wood. As you can expect from a company who’s meticulous in details, the Special Edition Gold Watch is no different. While wood-based watches aren’t the newest news, Grove’s iteration takes things up several notches by having the entire watch face in hand-sanded hardwood and the time-telling implements beneath, showing through a series if circular cut outs. Continue reading Grove’s Timepiece Brings Nature And Luxury Together With Wood And Gold

G-SHOCK Gets The Maharishi Treatment For The Fourth Time

We are witnessing a what could be a collaboration addiction between Casio G-SHOCK and UK-based pacifist military design label Maharishi. Yes. That Maharishi, again. Not that we are tired of the wonderful collaboration, but our wallets certainly won’t be too please because, not surprisingly, the resulting product, the G-SHOCK x Maharishi GDG1000MH-1A, is pretty tantalizing and this means, it beckons us to dish out exorbitant sum for it, well, as far as G-SHOCK goes, that is. And how much are we talking about? $850. Ouch. Continue reading G-SHOCK Gets The Maharishi Treatment For The Fourth Time

Redwood Tactical Watches Prove That Simplicity Is The Greatest Beauty

Once in a while, we come across affordable watches that look like they cost thousands and when that happens, it usually took us a while to reconcile. Like, really? Under 200 bucks for for this?Well, that ‘once in a while’ happens to be today when we picked up this hat tip from Redwood Watches. The product name, Redwood Tactical Watches, is as simple as the watch itself, which in it is a beauty itself. Looking much like the military watch prior all the gadgetry and gimmickry, Redwood Tactical Watches feature a ruggedized built with a simple rotating bezel that speaks volume. Ok, I know, it is just a rotating bezel, but that bezel is probably the single watch addition that makes a watch ‘multi-function’ while not making it look a rocket scientist gadget. Continue reading Redwood Tactical Watches Prove That Simplicity Is The Greatest Beauty

Robust Watch Crafted Entirely From Titanium Is Simply A Sight To Behold

There’s not much to talk about the Robusto Titanium Wrist Watch from Netherlands startup TiMe22 because it falls into the category known as “if it’s a beauty, it’s a beauty.” And so, yeah. When this hat tip arrived at our inbox, it has already won us over with its look. First of all, the entire watch is crafted with Grade 5 Titanium, a proven, robust material employed in aerospace industry for its strength and lightweight property. The result is a rugged watch without the awful rugged edges. It is offered in two models: an automatic model and a quartz variety. The former is powered by Swiss ETA Mecaline 2824-2 self-winding movement that boasts no less than 25 jewels, 28.800 vibrations per hour and ETACHRON regulator system, while the battery driven model’s clockwork is by Swiss ETA Normflatline 955.112 quartz movement with battery end-of-life display. Continue reading Robust Watch Crafted Entirely From Titanium Is Simply A Sight To Behold

Quarter Century Watch: Quality Watch That Cost Just $100 Or Less

Looking for classy timepiece that function and looks good on your wrist, and not cost an arm or a leg? Well, the Havok Quarter Century Watch is one such timepiece. Instead of thousands of dollars for features like surgical-grade stainless steel case, Swiss Ronda movement, dust resistant build, sapphire crystal and full-grain leather strap, Quarter Century Watch cost under a 100 bucks – for all those feature we have just mentioned, of course. I know, it sounds crazy, but that’s what Havok Timepieces is asking and because of that, it probably made me sound like a Havok Timepieces salesman, which obviously, am not. And no, Quarter Century Watch isn’t exactly quarter century old, but it sure hell look like a classy piece. Continue reading Quarter Century Watch: Quality Watch That Cost Just $100 Or Less

DSWISS M2 Proves That Innovative Time Reading Need Not Cost A Bomb

You know how it is. You are drooling over a luxury timepiece with unusual time-telling functionality, but you know also know that thing will cost you an arm, or a leg and so, you just let it go and be content with dreaming about it. We shan’t dwell into why a luxury timepiece cost that much, but the thing you need to know is, there are alternatives out there, sometimes from the very person who has been designing watches that cost exorbitant amount. The DSWISS M2 Automatic Swiss Watch is one such example. M2 is the third model from Geneva-based watchmaker DSWISS that combines the best of Italian design and Swiss precision to result in a watch comparable to the luxury watch you have been drooling over, but at a significantly lower price. Continue reading DSWISS M2 Proves That Innovative Time Reading Need Not Cost A Bomb

Wristlet Handmade Watch Marks The Birth Of Wrist Watch In The Trenches

The first recorded history of wrist watch being worn was 1571, but it was not until the 20th century when it became a norm and like many brilliant inventions, wristwatch birth was in the military, or to be more precise, during the war. Back then, men mostly use pocket watches, however, during the World War I, soldiers in the battlefield find it impractical and started securing the pocket watches to their wrist resulting in the birth of the wrist watch. The timepiece you see here may not come from big corporations, but it is a wristwatch that marks this birth and hence the name, Wristlet aka Trench Watch cos’ it was where it was born: in the trenches. Continue reading Wristlet Handmade Watch Marks The Birth Of Wrist Watch In The Trenches