SEIKO’ s Astron GPS Solar Chronograph Is A Logical Choice With Luxurious Taste

 |  June 17th, 2015

Affordable Watch Wednesdays have become a continuous theme here at ATimelyPerspective to highlight the logical side of luxurious timepieces. We’ve recently had the opportunity to wear SEIKO’s Astron GPS Solar Chronograph 8x series, model SSE017. In short, it was a very satisfying experience. There’s a range in quality and an overall feel of an “affordable” watch. It’s quite easy to tell, even while still in the box, the Astron GPS Solar is at the top end of the spectrum when it comes to timepieces within this price range.  For one, the 45mm black ceramic bezel and black ion finish provides the sleek slate for the bright orange indicators and hands to create a modern looking and feeling piece. This watch…

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Citizen Unveils Ultra-fast, Super-accurate Satellite Timekeeping

 |  June 3rd, 2015

Many of my conversations with friends and new acquaintances often times include a bit about watches, naturally. Usually the topic arises by mention of who is wearing what on their wrist. In all honesty, though, most people I associate with are those who live on a modest budget. And surprisingly (or not) I see a great deal of like-income people wearing Citizen watches, more accurately an Eco-Drive timepiece. A friend of mine recently conveyed his story of his first watch purchase that occurred years ago: “The first-time purchase of any new item has many factors involved. It was about ten years ago, and at that time in my life, I was moving into a stage where time was of the essence…

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