Watch Reviews Under $500

Orient Bambino Small Seconds (SS) Review: The Best Affordable Dress Watch Just Got Better

In the context of timepieces "cheap" usually isn't a word you want associated with a nice object meant to be worn on your wrist. I don't use the term lightly because this IS a product even those with ...

Casio Pro Trek Smart WSD-F20 Watch Review

Casio calls their second generation smartwatch the "smart outdoor watch" – a fitting title for the very decent Casio Pro Trek Smart WSD-F20 that we see here. While Casio is the only of the three major Japanese watchmakers to ...

Undone Mystique Watches Review

Take it from me that Hong Kong-based watchmaker Undone feels that they have accomplished a great deal with the new Undone Mystique collection that debuts with four models. For them, the achievement is in being able to offer an ...

Orient Nami Watch Review

Japanese brand Orient has always been at the top of the list of value brands here at aBlogtoWatch. Considering price point, you get a lot when you purchase an Orient. In-house automatic movement? Check. Quality finishing? Check. ...

Seiko Prospex SRPA71 Land Automatic Watch Review

Most people (including myself) tend to think of dive watches when it comes to Seiko Prospex timepieces. Prospex (Seiko's cute way of saying "professional specifications") also includes "Air" and "Land" collection models in ...

Undone Urban Vintage Chronograph Watch Review

After years of being rather spoiled with high-end luxury watches, I never thought I'd be so happy wearing a $265 timepiece. It's true, though, as I'm wearing the Undone Urban Chronograph Vintage "Killy" watch on my wrist right ...

Casio G-Shock GWX5600C-7 ‘Kikuo Ibe’ Watch Review

When I call this the "Kikuo Ibe" watch, I don't mean to imply that this is a special limited edition or any of that nonsense. This Casio G-Shock GWX5600C-7 is your bog-standard, non-limited G-Shock that is very close to what ...

Mr. Jones Watches Last Laugh Tattoo, Sun & Moon, Timewise Timepieces Review

London-based Mr. Jones Watches is the type of brand that I am happy exists. Artistic, creative, affordable, and often downright weird, this company's watches have been reminding people that in our modern age timepieces are ...

Casio G-Shock DW6900 With Forged Carbon Armour Case By Alvarae Watch Review

Let's say you are a specialist when it comes to working with materials like carbon fiber and forged carbon, and you want to combine your talents with your appreciation of watches. What do you do? One option, of course, is to ...

Citizen Eco-Drive Super Titanium AW0060 Watch Review

I think I even surprised Citizen watches when I had immediate interest in the new-for-2016 Eco-Drive Super Titanium collection of timepieces. Not long before seeing these new watches, I visited some of Citizen's factory ...