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Casio Launches Newest Bluetooth G-Shock Watch at Baselworld

April 16, 2014 | $1,000 or less, Baselworld, Casio

Casio Launches Newest Bluetooth G-Shock Watch at Baselworld

Last year, Casio introduced G-Shocks equipped with v4.0 Bluetooth, the first to feature two-way communication. Using the buttons on the G-Shock, you could control the volume level on an iPhone 5, for example. Now, for 2014, the G’mix Rotary Switch (shown), controls your volume with the crown instead. Pretty cool.


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Victorinox's Most Rugged Watch Ever, The Inox

April 1, 2014 | By Jason Pitsch | $1,000 or less, Baselworld, Hands-On, Victorinox

Victorinox's Most Rugged Watch Ever, The Inox

To celebrate Victorinox’s 130th anniversary, Victorinox Swiss Army has created an ultra-rugged timepiece that symbolizes the robustness and reliability of the Swiss Army knife. To ensure that the Inox performs under the most strenuous conditions, it has been run through a battery of 130 rigorous strength tests.


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Casio Introduces New Line Of Metal G-Shock Watches, The Metal Twisted MT-G Collection

August 8, 2013 | $1,000 or less, Casio

Casio Introduces New Line Of Metal G-Shock Watches, The Metal Twisted MT-G Collection

Last night, at Basketball City in Manhattan’s Lower East Side — in front of a large audience of journalists, retailers and guests — Casio unveiled an all new line of metallic G-Shocks, the MT-G collection. The new Metal Twisted G-Shock collection (MT-G) will be available in three models: the MTGS1000D-1A in polished stainless steel & resin ($900), the MTGS1000BD-1A in black Ion Plated stainless steel & resin ($1,000) and the MTGS1030BD-1A 30th Anniversary limited edition in black Ion Plated steel with gold highlights and a red paneled bracelet ($1,100).


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Can you tell what time this watch is showing?

July 24, 2013 | $1,000 or less

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Our focus at ProfessionalWatches.com is primarily entry level to high-end mechanical watches, however, once in a while a quartz watch catches our eye. In this case, the ZIIIRO Mercury. It is a very affordably priced quartz timepiece, yes. But more importantly, it has a unique way of telling time.


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Victorinox Original and Original Chronograph LE

June 21, 2013 | $1,000 or less, Baselworld, Hands-On, Victorinox

Victorinox Original and Original Chronograph LE

Victorinox Swiss Army, the maker of the original Swiss Army knife, introduced their first watch collection, the Original, in 1989. To pay homage to this model, they launched two new timepieces at Baselworld: the Original and Original Chronograph LE version.


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New Generation G-Shock w/Bluetooth v4.0 Compatible w/iPhone5

June 6, 2013 | $1,000 or less, Baselworld, Casio

New Generation G-Shock w/Bluetooth v4.0 Compatible w/iPhone5

This is the new generation G-Shock, model GB-5600AB-1A, with Bluetooth v4.0 that is compatible with the iPhone 4S/5. It is housed in Casio’s classic, low-profile, square shaped case and features typical G-Shock functionality: LED backlight (Super Illuminator) world time (35 time zones with daylight savings indication), 1/100th-second stopwatch, countdown timer, up to 5 daily alarms, hourly time signal, ability to measure elapsed time, split time and 1st-2nd place times, full auto-calendar (to 2099), 12/24-hour format and more.


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