Kobe Bryant and upscale luxury wrist wear brand Hublot decide to give fans a king gold rendition of Kobe’s signature King Power Black Mamba watch. For the new version, Hublot and KB decided to add a King gold casing around the ceramic bezel, with some custom gold and purple detailing on the dial, including snake graphic in the middle and the number 24. The watch also features a black snakeskin band to go along with the black mamba theme. The Kobe Bryant x Hublot King Power Black Mamba King Gold Watch will be available very soon at select retailers. There will also be a higher priced diamond version of the timepiece as well.
Sony has unveiled its SmartWatch 2, the most advanced smartwatch available on the market. Sony SmartWatch 2 is a second screen for any Android smartphone that, as well as enhancing existing phone functionality, offers unique new benefits. Combining form and function in a sleek design, it serves as a multi-functional watch, notifier, Android app interface and phone remote control, all-in-one.
If you use Android, on either smartphone or tablet, Sony SmartWatch 2 is your ideal smartwatch partner. It’s easy and convenient to access notifications from your wrist such as messages, calls, email, Facebook/Twitter, Calendar, or use it as a remote for your Walkman or other digital media player. This wireless accessory is ideal for pairing with large-screen devices, such as the newly announced Xperia Z Ultra, in situations which call for discrete usage.
In commemoration of G-Shock’s 30th anniversary, four limited edition classic re-vamped style watches were released. The 30th Anniversary collection highlights some of the most popular G-Shock styles, the classic 5600 mens watch, and prominent 6900 mens watch, mud-resistant G9300 MUDMAN, the iconic FROGMAN. Their rich gloss red or matte red finishes with golden mirrored LCD’s and gold IP metal accents are the perfect complimentary pallet for these commemorative timepieces. Each watch has the G-SHOCK 30th anniversary logo, designed by renowned graffiti artist Eric Haze, engraved on the case back. Quantities are extremely limited.
Check out Garbstore to pick yours up.
G-Shock and UK based street wear label, Maharishi, unveiled their first collaboration: A limited edition chronograph, inspired by the dazzle pattern used on Navy battleships to confuse German torpedo operators during World War I. The GA110HM-7A graphic black and white “Bamdazzle” patterned watch, seamlessly combines maharishi’s progressive designs with G-Shock’s rugged and tough technology. This prized watch comes in a custom “Bamdazzle” case and box, a collectors dream, and has the speculations and features G-Shock is known for.
Those in the market can find availability through select Nixon timepiece stockists as well as directly through the Nixon online store.
Dzmitry Samal, the former car designer turned eye wear manufacturer now has a line of timepieces. This watch collection is the first ever to have a concrete case.
The straps are made of rubber, and attached to them are 42mm steel cases which are wrapped in polished concrete. Dzmitry, the line’s designer created it with big city life and pop art in mind, and he seems to have succeeded giving us this feeling.