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The Best Samsung Smartwatches

Samsung has long made a name for themselves within the tech industry, and that’s no different when it comes to their line of smartwatches. With stunning analog faces, watch hand shadowing, and authentic ticking sounds, Samsung smartwatches really do feel like a real watch. So how do you go about choosing the right one? Thankfully, just about any Samsung smartwatch on the market today is going to perform well. With phones increasing in size every…

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Rolex Submariner Price Guide

It has been said many times before, but only because it’s true: the Rolex Submariner is the world’s most famous diver’s watch. Born in the 1950s as a tool watch for scuba divers and eventually evolving into a must-have status sports watch, the Submariner is often imitated, but never duplicated. The Submariner’s popularity has resulted in a booming market for these highly coveted Rolex dive watches—both at retail and in the secondary market. Considering the…

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A Brief History of Bond Watches

It’s no secret that James Bond is well-known for his fancy cars, tailored suits, and state-of-the-art gadgets, but he has also been known to have some serious watch game as well. We all know that Sean Connery rocked a Rolex Submariner somewhere along the way, and that OMEGAs have made many appearances in the epic spy series, but what about all those other odd watches that hit the screen along the way? How many can…

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Fitbit Inspire HR Review: The New Budget-Friendly Fitness Tracker

As you know, picking the right smartwatch or fitness tracker can be difficult. Fitness trackers come in all shapes and sizes, and the new Fitbit Inspire HR is no different. The Inspire HR has some cool new features and design tweaks that rival even the more expensive smartwatches. Its sleek design, comfortable wristbands and improved accuracy have helped put it among the best. We will cover the basics such as the new design, build quality,…

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The History of Seiko Dive Watches

For dive watch enthusiasts, it’s hard to beat the appeal of Seiko dive watches. Rather than so-called desk divers, which may look and work like a dive watch but have probably never been deeper than a hot tub, Seiko dive watches are constructed for actual scuba diving by adhering to the ISO 6425 standard. Plus, with a range of price points, there really is a Seiko diver for just about everyone. These top tool watches…

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Top 5 Waterproof Smartwatches To Buy In 2019

If you want to run the latest fitness apps, a waterproof smartwatch is almost a necessity. Whether you’re tracking your heart rate, monitoring your breathing, or counting calories, a phone probably isn’t going to be much good on its own. This is even more true if you’re swimming, snorkeling, or water-skiing, since you likely won’t even have your phone on you during those activities. But there are a lot of smartwatches on the market, and…

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Fitbit Versa Lite Edition: What’s New?

Fitbit has released a new model of their popular Fitbit Versa smartwatch, which they are calling the Versa Lite Edition. At first glance, the Lite Edition model appears quite similar to the standard and Special Edition Versa models, however there are some key differences that become apparent upon closer inspection. For those curious about what’s different with the Lite Edition, or for anyone who is unfamiliar with the Fitbit Versa family of smartwatches in general,…

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A Guide To Entry-Level Vintage Chronographs

The vintage watch market can be a little overwhelming at times, even to those of us who have been buying, selling and trading for years. While some watches (Heuers, Omegas, etc.) have long been safe bets in terms of appreciation, more and more lesser-known brands have been coming out of the woodwork in recent years, and have gained some decent traction amongst enthusiasts and collectors — especially in the online watch community. While this list…

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A History of Dive Watches

As humans have striven to dive deeper and longer, the need for underwater timekeeping has only increased, and many of our favorite watch brands have developed dive watches that were up to the task. Ways to seal the crown and caseback, different materials for the crystal that wouldn’t be compromised by underwater pressure, and other innovations that slowly steered us towards the modern dive watches that we all know and love. Rather than go through…

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A Guide to Seiko Nicknames

The watch industry is chock-full of weird nicknames for different models, but Seiko really takes the cake. Rather than following the usual pattern of relating colors to nicknames (as you’ll see in another story we’re working on), many Seikos are named after sea creatures, or other randomness. While we cannot necessarily trace back the origin story on all of these nicknames, we can certainly give you a walk-through of which ones are which, and how…

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