Watches

    BOLDR’s Expedition Field Watch is Built for Action & Adventure at werd.com

    BOLDR’s Expedition Field Watch is Built for Action & Adventure

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    The Expedition Field Watch from BOLDR draws on the classics for its timeless design. Powered by an automatic Swiss movement, it comes in a 316L stainless steel case rated up to 20ATM, with dual screw-down crowns to adjust time, date and the inner crown bezel, used to mark countdowns, elapsed-time or for use as a compass. It features two-tone Swiss Superlume illumination for low-light readability. Available in a variety of case, dial, and strap colors.

    An Instant Classic: The TAG Heuer Autavia Jack Heuer Special Edition at werd.com

    An Instant Classic: The TAG Heuer Autavia Jack Heuer Special Edition

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    To celebrate the 85th birthday of Jack Heuer, great-grandson of the brand’s founder, the iconic Swiss watchmaker will be offering the latest & yet-to-be-released iteration of the Autavia Jack Heuer Edition. This new model is based on the Heritage Calibre Heuer 02—with a 42mm steel case & calibre 2 chrono movement—but it got a few aesthetic updates: a panda dial, silver sunray finish, a trio of black snailed sub-dials and white SuperLuminova illumination.

    Casio Expands PRO TREK Outdoor Line With Two New Solar Powered Watches at werd.com

    Casio Expands PRO TREK Outdoor Line With Two New Solar Powered Watches

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    Casio is adding two new watches to its rugged and versatile PRO TREK outdoor line with the PRG650Y-1 and PRG650YBE-3. Both timepieces feature Tough Solar Power for continuous charging and Casio’s Triple Sensor Version 3 Technology, which is altimeter/barometer, digital compass and thermometer functions as well as being water resistant up to 100 meters with a stopwatch, five daily alarms, world time, countdown timer, and more.

    Suunto’s Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro is a Cool Winter Sports Watch at werd.com

    Suunto’s Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro is a Cool Winter Sports Watch

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    Suunto is stepping up their Spartan range with the introduction of the premium Spartan Sport Wrist HR Baro. It’s a GPS multisport watch that features wrist heart rate measurement and an air pressure sensor for precise altitude readings. In October, the entire Spartan collection will get a software update that introduces sleep tracking, route navigation improvements, and sunrise/sunset times, plus alpine and ski features.

    Bell & Ross Bellytanker Watches Draw Inspiration from a Retro Racecar at werd.com

    Bell & Ross Bellytanker Watches Draw Inspiration from a Retro Racecar

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    For the creation of their new Bellytanker series of watches, Bell & Ross took its inspiration from the handbuilt Bellytanker racecars of the 40s and 50s. Sleek and missile-like, these cars broke land speed records on the Bonneville Salt Flats. Translating that speed and engineering into a watch results in the subtle and elegant BR V1-92 automatic and the BR V2-94 chronograph, both featuring satin-finish stainless and copper-colored dials.

    Breitling Introduces a New Analog Movement in its Chronospace Evo B60 at werd.com

    Breitling Introduces a New Analog Movement in its Chronospace Evo B60

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    The Swiss-made Chronospace Evo B60 features a 100% new Breitling ‘engine,’ the first analog-display quartz movement developed by and for the Breitling brand. Made of Titanium, it’s a sturdy, lightweight 43mm instrument with a black dial that features two central chronograph hands as well as a 24-hour counter at 9:30, 60-minute counter, 1/10th second dial, and date aperture.

    Fitbit Introduces The Ionic Smart Watch at werd.com

    Fitbit Introduces The Ionic Smart Watch

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    The newest smart fitness watch from Fitbit looks like a squared-off Apple Watch and it’s aimed at the very same audience. It features GPS, Heart Rate monitor, swim tracking, contactless payments, music storage, and all the standard fitness tracking tech you need. They’re also introducing new wireless headphones called Fitbit Flyer for rocking your workout soundtrack. Available in October.

    Braun Re-Imagines Two Dieter Rams Classics at werd.com

    Braun Re-Imagines Two Dieter Rams Classics

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    Braun is re-launching two iconic classics from the late 80s: the AW 10 & AW 50 automatic watches created by legendary designer Dieter Rams. The new re-issue models were created by Rams’ protégé Diedrich Lubs and feature modern, minimalist designs that highlight material and dimension with subtle detail.

    ICON Introduces a Vintage Inspired Titanium Watch at werd.com

    ICON Introduces a Vintage Inspired Titanium Watch

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    L.A.-based off-road outfitter slash design house ICON has created a watch. Powered by a Dubois-Depraz Automatic movement, it features a 42mm polished titanium case and a unique dial design that behind its double domed sapphire crystal, is all black—polished onyx—with 2 small windows. The upper window shows the hour and the lower window shows minutes. The strap is also black genuine alligator leather.

    IWC Introduces its Thinnest Dive Watch Ever at werd.com

    IWC Introduces its Thinnest Dive Watch Ever

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    With over 50 years of expertise in creating premium dive watches, Swiss watchmaker IWC has now created its thinnest dive watch ever. The limited edition Aquatimer Automatic 2000 “35 Years Ocean 2000” model is based on a prototype dating back to 1982. The case is made of titanium which enables the thin, streamlined design and the watch is built to withstand depths down to 2000 meters. The case back features a special diving helmet engraving & the strap is black rubber. Limited to just 350 watches.

    Paying Tribute to a Classic, IWC Revives Their Most Iconic Pilot’s Watch at werd.com

    Paying Tribute to a Classic, IWC Revives Their Most Iconic Pilot’s Watch

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    With the 1948 release of the Mark X1 pilot watch, IWC set the standard. They are now paying homage to that classic timepiece with the creation of the Pilot’s Watch Mark XVIII Edition. This “Tribute to Mark XI” features a 40mm stainless steel case powered by an IWC caliber 35111 movement. The hour hand is a flat baton style while the minute hand is pointed. The second hand is hacking and there’s a date window at 3 o’clock. The strap is vintage-inspired military green nylon.

    This Smart Watch Never Needs A Recharge at werd.com

    This Smart Watch Never Needs A Recharge

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    Winner of a 2017 IF Design Award, the 46mm Matrix PowerWatch is the first smartwatch you never have to recharge. Powered by your body heat, it measures calories burned, activity level, and sleep using advanced thermoelectric technology. It is also the only smartwatch to feature a power meter that displays how much electrical power you are generating.