New Orient Watches I Saw Recently


Made a trip to Big Time last Saturday and saw some new Orient watches including the 65th Anniversary commemorative models. Shown above is the ET0T005Y. This is a Sun and Moon model that has was released a while back. Orient made a variant for its 65th Anniversary. This model is limited to 3000 pieces.

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Cellphone Shots of the Seiko SBDX016


Saw the limited edition edition SBDX016 at Big Time yesterday, This watch is limited to 700 pieces and is produced as a commemorative watch for the 50th Anniversary of Seiko divers.

This watch has a rose gold shroud with polished finishing. Not sure how scratch resistance is this but the seller has to put a plastic wrapper around it to prevent it from getting scratched.

Here are some quick cellphone shots.
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Seiko Prospex Special Edition – SUN043P


This year is the 50th Anniversary of Seiko divers and it is probably the year that Seiko released the most number of new divers. Here’s one that is very popular these days – the SUN043P. Popular due to its white dial which is not a common dial colour in Seiko divers, past and present.

This watch has a stainless steel case with gold accent on its crown, pusher and caseback. The minute hand is gold coloured as well. Here are a couple of cellphone shots I took at K2.

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Seiko SBEX001 – Thong Sia Stock


Besides the SBDX014, I also handled the SBEX001, and likewise, this piece is from the local distributor, Thong Sia. This is a big and thick watch. If your wrist is small, it is better to stay with the SBDX001. It is made of titanium so it’s pretty light for its size.

The watch is from K2 and here are some cellphone pictures that I took.
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Seiko SBDX014 – Thong Sia Stock


Had the opportunity to handle the Seiko SBDX014 thanks to my friend, K2. This piece is from the distributor, Thong Sia Singapore.

The SBDX014 is definitely on my list of watch to purchase. However, it is not a limited edition model hence I should be able to wait till year end for my purchase.

Meanwhile, here are some pictures of the watch.
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Cellphone Pictures of the Seiko SBDX013


Saw the new Seiko SBDX013 at Big Time today and took the opportunity to take some pictures. Since the SBDX011 is in stock, I thought it would be interesting to take some side-by-side pictures of the two watches.

Here are the pictures.
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New Orient Watches at Big Time – 4th July 2015


Saw a couple of new Orient and Orient Star watches at Big Time today. Shown above is the recent Orient Star GMT model, WZ0071DJ. The blue dial is really nice to look at. This model comes with quickset date and the GMT hand is independently adjustable. Below are other models.
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New Orient Watches at Big Time – 28th March 2015


Here are some Orient watches I saw at Big Time on 28th March 2015. It seems that this shipment is brought in to cater to guitarists and cyclists who are also into watches.

Shown above is a Orient Star Retro-Future guitar model, WZ0171DA. Below are two more variants, WZ0161DA and WZ0201DA. This model comes with a world-time inner rotating bezel.
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