Every year the top watch manufacturers bring out their latest toys and gadgets, and showcase the best efforts their designers can come up with. And yet, year on year, there are models and designs that stay with us; tried and tested pieces that never fail to impress. Citizen watches bringing an air of sophistication and elegance with a proven attention to detail to even the most casual of watches. Here’s some of our favourites for the upcoming year.
Citizen Proximity Bluetooth Eco-Drive Men's Watch BZ1005-51E
Summary: Classy looking Bluetooth watch, with easy to read dial.
Material: Stainless-Steel with improved matte black PVD Plating, Hardened mineral glass.
Style: Dress, Casual, Evening wear.
Citizen’s new take on their original Bluetooth connected smartwatch is leaps and bounds above the previous attempt. I’ve found nothing in the 2017 collection from them that offers so much suave sophistication in such a way. The Proximity BZ1005-51E is wonderful to look at and sublime to the feel on the wrist. When paired with the Citizen Bluetooth Watch app, this piece is transformed; the time, date, and alarm can all be set from the watch. The watch is able to alert you to incoming emails, and the Phone Finder feature is enabled allowing you to locate your phone whether is down the back of the couch, or hanging up in your jacket
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Citizen Eco-Drive Men's Paradex Rubber Strap Chronograph Watch AT2400-05A
Summary: Casual and class rubber strap watch.
Material: Stainless-Steel Case, Premium Sapphire Crystal Glass, Rubber Strap.
Style: Smart, Casual, Everyday use.
Here we have a unique Paradex model, a smart looking watch with a rubber strap and stainless-steel case. The white dial which features a 24-hour sub dial and date display stands out remarkably on the case and on the black rubber strap. Thanks to the Premium sapphire crystal glass, this Paradex is protected from scratches and daily life. Citizen have succeeded in crafting a watch that is suitable for smart settings and everyday use. A watch that can be worn in multiple places without making you feel like you’re wearing something that doesn’t suit where you are. Read More
Citizen Eco-Drive Radio Controlled Perpetual Calendar Watch AT4124-51H
Summary: Smart two-tone watch with striking grey dial.
Material: Stainless-Steel Case & Bracelet, Sapphire Crystal Glass.
Style: Smart, Evening wear.
In the Citizen collection, this stainless-steel watch is one of the best-looking watches; striking two-toned bracelet and case as well as an attractive grey gradient dial. You are guaranteed perfect timekeeping and perpetual timekeeping as the watch is radio controlled. Eco-Drive technology for light/solar powering, and power reserve function which as an indicator for whenever your watch needs to be charged. What a great piece, perfect for someone with a busy lifestyle that cares about class and technology.Read More
Citizen Men's Eco-Drive Blue Dial Watch CA0621-05L
Summary: Contrasting and unique dial with comfortable leather strap.
Material: Stainless-Steel, Mineral Glass and Leather Strap.
Style: Casual wear.
A contrasting black and blue dial in a stainless-steel case with a classic stitched brown leather strap, a piece that works for almost any occasion. The split chronograph complications clearly display 1/5th seconds up to 60 minutes, while the 9 o’clock sub-dial displays the current 24-hour time. Although a slightly utilitarian design, this is a stunning watch, the comfort backed strap and Eco-Drive solar power you’ll never be left wanting.Read More
Citizen Eco-Drive Men's Chandler Blue Dial Leather Nato Strap Watch BJ6500-12L
Summary: Robust, vintage style piece with a navy-blue colour dial
Material: Stainless-Steel Case, Hardened Mineral Glass, Leather NATO Strap.
Style: Vintage, Casual wear.
Here we have a model that’s rather different from the rest of the Citizen collection. Robust styled watch with a leather NATO strap. The strap feels amazing on the wrist, hugs it just right. The case is just the right size, not too heavy and the white numerals stand out extremely well on the navy-blue dial. For those in search of a unique yet simplistic watch, this is the model for you.Read More
Citizen Eco-Drive Men's Nighthawk Blue Dial Chronograph Watch CA4375-59L
Summary: Men’s Nighthawk with stylish gradient blue dial on a black bracelet.
Material: Stainless-Steel Case and Bracelet, Mineral Crystal Glass.
Style: Casual, Professional, Evening Wear.
Finished in PVD black plated stainless-steel, this watch is the perfect balance between strength and durability. A gradient blue dial with a chronograph and date display which is immaculate for everyday use. The Eco-Drive technology means there is no need for battery change and its 200 metres water resistance allows you to use it while showering, swimming and scuba diving. The Citizen Nighthawk, what an outstanding piece: a distinctive design, robust and reliable as well as great for productivity. Read More
Citizen Eco-Drive Men's Blue Dial Satellite Wave-World Time GPS Watch CC3020-57L
Summary: Wonderfully designed GPS watch.
Material: Stainless-Steel Case and Bracelet, Premium Anti-Reflective Sapphire Crystal Glass.
Style: Smart Casual, Professional, Evening Wear.
This model here is very prominent amongst other Citizen watches. A distinctively shaped stainless-steel watch with an easy-to-read blue dial, the perfect contrast regarding colour. Satellite GPS Timekeeping system for ultra-accurate timekeeping as well as the calendar. To protect your watch from scratches, this model uses a premium anti-reflective sapphire crystal glass with 9H hardness. Also, the world time feature is ideal for travellers as well as swimmers and snorkelers as the watch is 100 metres water resistant. What can I say about this Citizen piece, the technology used is regarded as the fastest time signal reception technology available for watches. This Eco-Drive piece is a flawless blend of up-to-date technology and immaculate design that is very eye catching yet not too ostentatious.Read More
Citizen Stiletto Super Thin Eco-drive Men's Black Bracelet Watch AR3015-53E
Summary: Black on black super thin Stiletto Eco-Drive watch.
Material: Stainless-Steel, Sapphire Crystal Glass.
Style: Professional, Evening Wear.
One of the thinnest solar powered watches ever made, coming in at just 5mm thick, this watch exudes poise and class almost exclusive to this Stiletto series. The perfectly coordinated black on black makes for an exquisitely styled piece that’s difficult to match. The precision machined and PVD black plated case and bracelet with the Sapphire crystal lens create a striking piece that’s perfect for almost any style or occasion. Read More
Citizen Limited Edition Royal Marines Commandos Watch BN0147-57E
Summary: Limited edition Royal Marine’s divers watch with easy to read dial.
Material: Titanium, Sapphire Crystal Glass.
Style: Sports, Casual, Professional, Evening Wear.
Now, this one’s a Limited Edition Royal Marine Commandos’ piece, so may not be available for too long; but it’s one of my favourite watches going. The DLC (Diamond Like Coating) black colouring of the Super Titanium is to die for, and the green and blue luminescence and glare-resistant Sapphire glass is almost unparalleled. Add in the ISO certified 300 metres water resistance and you have an almost Perfect diver’s watch. The design and feel of this model is unlike anything else from Citizen, and for that, well deserves the place on the top 2017 list.Read More
Citizen Red Arrows Skyhawk AT Titanium Men's Watch JY0110-55E
Summary: Titanium Military theme watch with striking detailed dial.
Material: Titanium, Non-Reflective Mineral Glass.
Style: Sports, Casual, Professional, Evening Wear.
Keeping to the British Military theme, the Royal Air Force Red Arrows edition JY0110-55E is an absolutely amazing piece to behold. From the precision machined Super Titanium bracelet and enamelled case back, to the impeccable detail on the dial, this is a sheer testament to the levels to which Citizen can take their design capabilities. Built with Pilots in mind, the watch features a rotating pilots’ slide rule, an instrument panel designed layout for the complications, and includes the ever present Radio Control and solar abilities, when coupled with the World Time function for over 40 cities across 24 time-zones, this watch is the epitome of “wherever, whenever”.Read More