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The Garmin Quatix 5 is Built for the Open Ocean at werd.com

The Garmin Quatix 5 is Built for the Open Ocean

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Designed for life at sea, the Quatix 5 is Garmin’s latest smart watch, offering precision navigation technology and compatibility with Garmin’s electronic marine chartplotters as well as activity tracking. It will give you stats on boat speed, depth, temperature, and wind as well as local tide data. There are functions for fishing,  an anchor calculator and of course the power of GLONASS GPS.

A Classic Dive Watch Revived: The Seiko 62MAS at werd.com

A Classic Dive Watch Revived: The Seiko 62MAS

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First released back in 1965, the 62MAS was Seiko’s first Diver’s Watch. Now it’s making a comeback: the 2017 62MAS Prospex is a bit larger with a 39.9mm case and is power by a hand-assembled automatic caliber 8L35 movement with a 50-hour power reserve and improved waterproof rating: now 200 meters. Limited edition of 2000 pieces. Available in July.

Suunto’s Special Edition Spartan Collection Blends Smart Sport Function & Standout Style at werd.com

Suunto’s Special Edition Spartan Collection Blends Smart Sport Function & Standout Style

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The limited edition Spartan Collection combines Suunto’s full suite of sport watch features & functions with elegant aesthetics. Extensive sport features, daily activity tracking and mobile connectivity, including GPS/GLONASS, merge with materials like copper & gold-plated titanium in 3 models: the Spartan Ultra Gold and two Spartan Sport Wrist HR models: Forest and Copper.

Nike Releases New Waffle Racer ’17 at werd.com

Nike Releases New Waffle Racer ’17

Posted in Sneakers and Wear

With a tonal black swoosh and a bright white outsole, the latest iteration of the Nike Waffle Racer is a stealth and stylish new drop. It features a textile upper, a memory foam sockliner, and that classic waffle tread. Available now at Nike.com.

ORIS Revives a ’70s Classic: The Chronoris Date Automatic at werd.com

ORIS Revives a ’70s Classic: The Chronoris Date Automatic

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First launched by ORIS in 1970 the Swiss-made Chronoris Date returns today with its original racing-inspired styling both intact and tastefully updated. Its modest 39mm stainless steel case & dual crown configuration features a dial that includes Superluminova-coated center hands for hours, minutes and seconds hands, date window, instantaneous date, date corrector, fine timing device and stop-second function. Available with a variety of leather, textile, and rubber straps as well as a stainless steel bracelet.

A Fresh Pair Of Aviation-Inspired Automatics From Bremont at werd.com

A Fresh Pair Of Aviation-Inspired Automatics From Bremont

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Named for the Aircraft Mfg. Co. Ltd, one of the first British military aircraft manufacturers, Bremont’s 2 new Airco automatics are constructed using their 3-piece Trip-Tick’ cases which are produced in the UK & house the chronometer-rated BE-92AE movement. Both 40mm in diameter, the Mach 1 model features a satin-finish hardened stainless case. The case for the Mach 2 is a polished anthracite finish.

The ZeTime Smartwatch Blends Analog Style with Tech Function at werd.com

The ZeTime Smartwatch Blends Analog Style with Tech Function

Posted in Gadgets and Tech and Watches

ZeTime is the world’s first smart watch with mechanical hands over a touchscreen. Designed in Switzerland, this always-on smartwatch blends classic design with a full-color screen and smart features like Caller ID and Calendar, plus 1-touch access & notifications for Facebook, Messenger, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat, Linkedin, Gmail, Skype, Hangouts, Uber, & more.  A funded Kickstarter.

Nike Reimagines the 80s’-Era Air Current with this New Slip-On at werd.com

Nike Reimagines the 80s’-Era Air Current with this New Slip-On

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With the release of the Current Slip-On, Nike gives a modern update to the classic 80s Air Current silhouette. It’s a slip-on with an elastic strap on the instep and an overall streamlined construction featuring an upper of mesh & neoprene. Unlike it’s predecessor, the outsole is airless but still looks real cushy. Expect a release soon on Nike.com.

Bell & Ross Keeps It Classic with the New Vintage Collection at werd.com

Bell & Ross Keeps It Classic with the New Vintage Collection

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For the creation of their 3rd generation Vintage Collection, Bell & Ross draws directly from their back catalog of timeless timepieces. The collection includes two 3-hand automatics: the clean, simple 38.5mm pilot-style BR V1-92 and the rugged 41mm stainless steel BR V2-92 which features crown guards and a rotating timing bezel. There’s also the BR V2-94, a two-register chronograph that features a tachymeter bezel and screw down pushers, among a long list of other features.

Movado Steps Into the SmartWatch Space with the Android-Powered Connect Collection at werd.com

Movado Steps Into the SmartWatch Space with the Android-Powered Connect Collection

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The forthcoming Connect smart-watch collection from Movado was designed specifically for Android Wear 2.0, and its minimalist single-dot design will feature more than 100 dial variations for truly custom style. It connects with Google Fit and Google Assistant as well as thousands of other apps to give you easy access to all the data, notifications, and info you need. 5 styles will be on offer when the collection drops in late 2017.

Slip On Into Suede with the Viberg Slipper at werd.com

Slip On Into Suede with the Viberg Slipper

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Viberg is a classic Canadian bootmaker known for the more than 80 years of handcrafting high-quality boots for work and travel. All of that know-how is built into their first-ever slip on. Designed for a comfy, glove-like fit, they’re made of supple suede with a Kip interior lining and an unstructured toe and heel. The sole is leather affixed with Goodyear welt construction. Indoors or out, this is a casual, year-round favorite for your feet.

A Lifeproof Pant Built For Everyday Adventures at werd.com

A Lifeproof Pant Built For Everyday Adventures

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Made of DryFit ripstop nylon with 4-way stretch, the Trailhead Adventure Pant moves freely from the city streets to the mountain trails. They’re waterproof, stain proof, breathable, packable, & durable. They feature a comfy elastic drawstring waist as well as drawstring ankles, for versatility. A funded Kickstarter.

Garmin Forerunner 935: The Brand’s New Flagship Smart Sports Watch at werd.com

Garmin Forerunner 935: The Brand’s New Flagship Smart Sports Watch

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Equipped with GPS, a heart rate monitor, altimeter, barometer, and optimized to support Garmin’s whole range of tracking features, the Forerunner 935 is hands down the brand’s best sports smart watch. With the ability to estimate VO2 Max, connect to the Strava app, and deliver detailed training data plus all the Garmin connect functions, it’s got all bases covered.