Casio’s new Edifice line connects to your phone, your soul

April 18, 2017 . by John Biggs

The future, they say, is here but just not evenly distributed. Luckily Casio’s new Edifice line is full of it. Their two new models, the $300 EQB501XDB-1A and EQB501XD-1A, have all of the standard Edifice tricks – 3D dials, lots of functions – but with a few new surprises. The watches use Casio’s Tough Solar…

Casio announces a new smart outdoor watch, the Protrek Smart WSD-F20

January 6, 2017 . by John Biggs

Welcome to continuation of the beginning of the end. Casio, long-time makers of watches that can survive nuclear blasts, has announced the Protrek Smart WSD-F20, an Android Wear watch for the hiker set. The new watch joins a previous Smart watch, the WSD-F10. The WSD-F10 and the F20 will also adopt Android Wear 2.0.

My friend, the Casio Pro Trek PRW-3510Y

June 1, 2016 . by John Biggs

As through this world we ramble and through this world we roam we need a watch like the Casio Pro Trek. This monstrous new watch is Casio’s latest foray into the traditional triple sensor trekking watch and they’ve gone really bold with this model. With a massive bezel, amazingly readable face, and great features, the…

Casio announces an even more rugged PRO TREK hiking watch

April 21, 2016 . by John Biggs

Then it comes to watches that survive all attacks Casio’s PRO TREK ranks up there with Seikos, Garmins, and a Rolex encased in concrete. Their latest piece, the PRW3510Y-1, has a brighter, more visible super-twisted nematic (STN) LCD display and a new generation of “Triple Sensor Technology” as well as a solar powered movement.

Gift Guide: 5 Watches Under $500

November 21, 2014 . by John Biggs

Hello, true believers! As service to you all I’ll be posting a few nice watches that I like for the holidays. First up: Five Under $500, meaning all of these are amazing entry-level pieces for you and yours. Why do I like them? These are all watches I’ve owned and worn and they are some…

The Ultimate Affordable Casio

December 13, 2013 . by Patrick Kansa

  I like to think of WWR as being the home of affordable watch reviews and articles. Yes, I am interested in higher-end watches (and you’ll see me write about those here and at aBlogtoWatch), but the affordable end of the spectrum will always hold a special place in my horological heart. That’s a long…

Watching the Web For November 9th, 2013

November 9, 2013 . by Patrick Kansa

  Welcome back to our weekly installment, where we have a quick look at some interesting watches and articles that have popped up over the last week, as well as taking a second look at what some of our more popular articles this week were. Read on for a one-of-a-kind Rolex, brilliant marketing for a…