The Seiko Astron GPS Solar SBXA011 ($1340) has two features that are revolutionary; it instantly recognizes which time zone you’re in anywhere on earth, adjusting the time automatically to the local, and it never stops. The Astron is powered by light absorbed through the dial and a power indicator shows you how much reserve you have. And lastly it is extremely accurate. How accurate? Accurate to within one second every 100,000 years due to the signal it receives from Atomic Clocks and GPS satellites. This might be the perfect watch.
The Birchall and Taylor Reference 1 ($9500) was the creation of two watchmakers working together many late nights to come up with the ideal timepiece. The obsessed over every detail including materials, proportions, and engineering. The result was the reference 1. Some of these details include a crystal dome that was hand-fired in an oven […]