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Casio G-Shock G-Aviation GW3500B-1A Watch

by Johan on March 30, 2011

Casio G-Shock G-Aviation GW3500B-1A Watch

The Casio G-Shock G-Aviation GW3500B-1A watch combines advanced timepiece technology with high performance functionality. The watch has a meticulously styled large case analog-digital face with distinctive black and yellow accents. What makes the Casio G-Shock G-Aviation GW3500B-1A more interesting is that it also receives calibration signals from up to six transmission stations around the world. If you are interested, you can buy the Casio G-Shock G-Aviation GW3500B-1A for $260. [Casio].

TAG Heuer Mikrotimer Flying 1000 Concept Watch

The TAG Heuer Mikrotimer Flying 1000 concept watch is known as the first mechanical chronograph to achieve 1/100 accuracy and a speed of 500hz. Set to debut later this week at Basal, the timepiece features a highly modern design with an innovative case system made of black titanium carbide and silver titanium horns. As this model is currently a concept watch, there is no word on when it will go into production. [TAG Heuer]

Casio G-Shock Bluetooth Watch

by Johan on March 23, 2011

Casio G-Shock Bluetooth Watch

Casio has finally debuted its first Bluetooth connected watch. The Casio G-Shock Bluetooth is designed for use with upcoming Bluetooth profile 4.0 mobile phones that are said to be coming soon (a few might already be around). As Bluetooth 4.0 is designated as a “low energy profile,” this watch will retain a 2-year battery life on a single CR2032 battery. The new G-Shock Bluetooth Watch will actually connect with your cellphone. The timepiece is able to sync time with the phone, alert you of incoming calls, messages, e-mails and more. [Highsnobiety]

Casio G-Shock DW6900NB Mirrored Collection

by Johan on March 18, 2011

Casio G-Shock DW6900NB Mirrored Collection

The new Casio G-Shock DW6900NB collection is the latest edition to the G-Shock family. The new DW6900NB revamps the classic G-Shock DW6900 with rich metallic finishes and reflective mirrored dials. The Casio G-Shock DW6900NB Mirrored Collection consists of four metallic colorways such as jet black with silver mirrored dial (DW6900NB-1), metallic lime green with a green and purple LCD (DW6900NB-3), metallic eggplant (DW6900NB-4) and crisp white with a black reverse LCD (DW6900NB-7). All of these timepieces are shock resistant, water resistant for up to 200-meter and feature a flash alert, multi-function alarm, a countdown timer, 12/24 hour formats and 1/100th sec. stopwatch function. The Casio DW6900NB-1, DW6900NB-3, DW6900NB-4 and DW6900NB-7 are currently available for $99 each. [Press Release]

UNO 24 Wristwatch Concept

by Johan on March 18, 2011

UNO 24 Wristwatch Concept

The UNO 24 wristwatch concept has already received such coveted design awards as the Red Dot and the Good Design Award for its outstanding design quality. Designed by Klaus Botta for Botta Design, the timepiece displays the entire day at a glance. The precise hour hand completes one full rotation every 24 hours. The dial is visually separated into day section and night sections. The position of the hand corresponds to the course taken by the sun for example in the morning the hand appears above the horizon, at mid day it reaches its zenith and in the evening it sinks to the horizon. Read more