Watches

    Longines Travel-Focused Conquest V.H.P. Flash Setting Watch Syncs with Light at werd.com

    Longines Travel-Focused Conquest V.H.P. Flash Setting Watch Syncs with Light

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    The elegant Longines Conquest V.H.P. Flash Setting watch takes the brand’s  globe-trotting VHP technology a step further—allowing users to get fast & direct global time settings without wi-fi or bluetooth. The technology uses light sequences transmitted by the user’s smartphone flash to sync with the watch. Available in steel or black PVD finish, the 41 or 43mm case features a secondary time zone, hour, minute, second & date display.

    Hamilton Introduces Spy-Inspired Khaki Series Field Chrono at werd.com

    Hamilton Introduces Spy-Inspired Khaki Series Field Chrono

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    The Hamilton Khaki Series Field Auto Chrono is the official timepiece of Tom Clancy’s super spy Jack Ryan, as seen on the binge-worthy Amazon Prime show, on the wrist of John Krasinski. Powered by  a Swiss-made H-21 automatic movement, it features a PVD-coated 42mm stainless steel case on a knurled black rubber strap. It has a 60-hour power reserve and chronograph plus day-date functions.

    You Travel In Style, Your Watches Should Too at werd.com

    You Travel In Style, Your Watches Should Too

    Posted in Bags and Gear and Watches

    If you’re a man who travels with watches, this is how to do it right. The Moulded Oak-Tanned Leather Case Collection from Hodinkee offers elegant travel storage for your valuable timepieces. Constructed of premium brown leather, the cases are assembled with a high quality zipper and a soft blue suede interior, each side of the case has between one and four deep-set watch-shaped indentations and a cushioned liner. Watches are secured via a snap closure. Theses cases are available in sizes for 2, 4, 6, & 8 watches.

    Casio Introduces Dual-Display WSD-F30 Pro Trek Smart Watch at werd.com

    Casio Introduces Dual-Display WSD-F30 Pro Trek Smart Watch

    Posted in Gadgets and Tech and Watches and Wear

    The third and newest version of Casio’s Pro Trek Wear OS smart watch is the WSD-F30, which features a slightly smaller case and an improved display to make your adventures easier to navigate and track. The new dual-color OLED display uses a Multi Timepiece Mode that blends advanced graphic capability with energy-saving features that keep battery life intact while allowing users to view time, altitude, and atmospheric data, plus a color map that can be called up with a single button tap. The feature set and list of functions for this watch go on and on and on. Check it out.

    Samsung Unveils Galaxy Smart Watch at werd.com

    Samsung Unveils Galaxy Smart Watch

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    With the introduction of the Galaxy Watch, Samsung is aiming to pull some would-be Apple Watch buyers their way. This new Galaxy wearable looks more like a standard watch but has all the smart features you’d expect: an OLED display, fitness tracking, 39 built-in workouts, sleep & calorie tracking, waterproof, NFC compatibility, music streaming, and a built-in digital assistant. Available August 24 in 3 sizes and a trio of finishes.

    Garmin’s D2 Delta PX Aviator has a Built-in Oxygen Sensor at werd.com

    Garmin’s D2 Delta PX Aviator has a Built-in Oxygen Sensor

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    The D2 Delta PX from Garmin is a premium GPS aviator watch stacked with tech like a wrist-based Pulse Oxygen sensor that tracks blood oxygen saturation. Aviation functions that include dynamic color mapping, NEXRAD weather, airport data, automatic flight logging, alerts, connectivity with select avionics and more. It also delivers notifications, all the essential sport watch & tracking functions, plus space to store 5000 of your favorite songs, and up to 20-day battery life.

    Ikepod Relaunches with 2 Slick New Watches at werd.com

    Ikepod Relaunches with 2 Slick New Watches

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    Originally launched in 1994 by Oliver Ike and Marc Newson, progressive Swiss watchmaker Ikepod fell on hard times & eventually shut down in 2012. Now the brand is back—minus Newson with its first watches in 6 years. There are 2 new models: one, offering time only, is the Duopod with a 42mm UFO shaped case. The other is the Chronopod, a 44mm stainless chronograph. Both are based on original Ikepod models.

    Bell & Ross Introduces the Square-Case BR03-92 Diver in Two New Finishes at werd.com

    Bell & Ross Introduces the Square-Case BR03-92 Diver in Two New Finishes

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    French watchmaker Bell & Ross is a brand known for its ultra-precision, aviation-inspired timepieces. With the introduction of 2 new BR03-92 Divers, they’re expanding their underwater offerings. Their latest duo of square cased pro-level Divers—offered in bronze & blue—deliver water resistance of up to 300m. They’re also fitted with a 60-minute unidirectional rotating bezel with a luminescent mark at 12. Both are powered by a B&R self-winding movement.

    Panerai Introduces a New California Luminor Chrono at werd.com

    Panerai Introduces a New California Luminor Chrono

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    The latest from Panerai is the Luminor California 8 Days DLC 44mm PAM00779. With a titanium case and low-key, minimalist, military-inspired styling, it features an 8-day power reserve movement, 300M water resistance and the distinctive bridge lever device that protects the winding crown. The case & crown are coated with DLC (Diamond-Like Carbon) for durability of its matte anthracite finish. It comes with 3 straps: a brown leather cuff, a 2-piece brown leather strap, and a black rubber one, too.

    These Watches are Made of Metal from Destroyed Guns at werd.com

    These Watches are Made of Metal from Destroyed Guns

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    Crafted from Humanium Metal, a material made from destroyed & deconstructed illegal firearms, Triwa is the Swedish brand behind a new line of watches focused on helping end gun violence. They offer 2 simple, classic automatics featuring Humanium metal cases in either 34 or 39mm diameter, Japanese Miyota quartz movements, embossed indexes on the dial, a fiery red second hand, and date display and crown. A portion of funds made from sales circles back to the society where the firearms were collected and supports the victims of gun violence. A funded Kickstarter.

    Zodiac Olympos Automatic: a Classic Re-Imagined at werd.com

    Zodiac Olympos Automatic: a Classic Re-Imagined

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    First created by legacy Swiss watchmaker Zodiac in 1961, the Olympos Automatic—a slim, understated classic—has been redesigned for today in two new versions: a limited edition 3-hand model in polished stainless & a 3-hand+date window model in a trio of different colorways. The 37.5mm watch showcases a manta ray-shaped stainless steel case & is waterproof to 50 meters. Powered by a Swiss-made STP 3-13 automatic movement.

    Casio Introduces Its First-Ever Connected MT-G Watches at werd.com

    Casio Introduces Its First-Ever Connected MT-G Watches

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    First revealed at Baselworld 2018, Casio has officially released its first-ever Connected MT-G timepieces. As part of the brand’s luxury MT-G men’s line, they’re the first to feature Bluetooth capabilities and BLE time-sync. Linked with the G-SHOCK Connected smartphone app, they enable users to easily set world time and alarms from the app, which also collects and analyzes usage data. The two new models go on sale in July.

    Leica Introduces L1 & L2 Watches at werd.com

    Leica Introduces L1 & L2 Watches

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    Known for creating some of the world’s most finely crafted cameras, Germany’s Leica is stepping into the watch game with a pair of impressive timepieces: the time-and-date L1 and the GMT-equipped L2. Like the cameras, both are minimalist and somewhat industrial by design, featuring ultra-precise German craftsmanship. Leica partnered with Lehmann Präzision on the German-made movements but handles the rest of the production themselves. Only 400 of each model will be made for the launch.

    The Suunto 9 Sportswatch Delivers Best-In-Class Battery Power at werd.com

    The Suunto 9 Sportswatch Delivers Best-In-Class Battery Power

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    Suunto’s multi-sport model 9 workout watch is a full-featured sports watch that boasts a better battery than most. The 3-mode battery can run for up to 120 hours with the GPS on due to the brand’s ‘FusedTrack’ algorithm technology, which combines the GPS and motion sensor to lower the GPS power usage & battery demand until you really need it—like your next workout.