Category: Seiko

Grand Seiko SBGX093 Quartz Watch Review

Grand Seiko SBGX093 Quartz Watch Review

When the Grand Seiko SBGX089, SBGX091, and SBGX093 collection of watches was released in around 2012, the first of those models - the SBGX089 - was a limited edition of 500 pieces with a yellow hand and some different colors on the black dial. Seiko produced this "enthusiasts' version" of its new ...

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Video Shows Peek At Grand Seiko 9S Movement Manufacturing

Video Shows Peek At Grand Seiko 9S Movement Manufacturing

Here's another fun video from Seiko, this time bringing us a rare, if brusque, peek at Grand Seiko watches being manufactured from start to finish, specifically with a focus on the 9S movement family. We recently also brought you a video (and making-of video) where Seiko micro-engineers applied their talents to ...

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BEST FROM: aBlogtoWatch & Friends September 16, 2016

BEST FROM: aBlogtoWatch & Friends September 16, 2016

Last week, Apple finally unveiled the successor to its first Apple Watch. Called the Apple Watch Series 2, it looks basically identical to the first generation Apple Watch, but adds new features such as water resistance and integrated GPS. And in this roundup, we will show you the Apple Watch up-close, ...

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Seiko Prospex SRP777 Dive Watch Review

Seiko Prospex SRP777 Dive Watch Review

Every now and then a new watch manages to vibrate at just the right frequency to perk the ears of the general watch enthusiast base. Rustling the fault line of watch enthusiasm takes a special watch, one that offers a hard-to-quantify mix of design, function, price, history, and the secret-sauce of ...

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BEST FROM: aBlogtoWatch & Friends August 19, 2016

BEST FROM: aBlogtoWatch & Friends August 19, 2016

With some vintage watches fetching incredible prices at auctions, there’s a lot of talk about watches as a form of investment. Generally speaking, we would say seeing watches as a financial "investment" is a bad idea. This is not to say that there aren't patterns associated with watches that end up ...

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Top 10 Watch Alternatives To The Rolex Submariner

Top 10 Watch Alternatives To The Rolex Submariner

The lauded Rolex Submariner is one of the most popular luxury watches in the world. Easily the most popular steel-cased (or otherwise) luxury diving watch, the Rolex Submariner sets the bar in many ways when it comes to timepieces of its type, at its price point. aBlogtoWatch has reviewed the Rolex ...

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