Archive for the ‘Watch Comparisons’ Category

Rolex Submariner vs. Orient Ray: Another diver duel

Friday, November 2nd, 2012 Posted in Watch Comparisons | 19 Comments

We all know Rolex is one of the most well-known watch brands around the world. We all also know that Rolex watches are quite cost-prohibitive. But did you know that Orient offers some really great and affordable alternatives to these ...

A guide to buying watches online: Tissot Visodate vs. Orient Bambino

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012 Posted in Watch Comparisons | 12 Comments

Buying watches online can be challenging. It’s difficult to get an accurate sense of a watch through photos, and it can be even more difficult to find the most affordable and best watch for you. Today, let’s take a look at ...

Seiko Monster vs. Orient Ray

Monday, October 15th, 2012 Posted in Watch Comparisons | 13 Comments

Sometimes we find ourselves torn between 2 great products. In this case, it’s 2 great dive watches for men: the Seiko Monster and the Orient Ray. What’s great about these watches? What’s not so great? What’s the best diver watch for ...

Orient vs. ETA and Miyota: A Look at Movements

Monday, September 10th, 2012 Posted in Watch Comparisons | 30 Comments

When it comes to mechanical watches, it’s all about the movement. Of course, the style, functionality, and cost all play a role in which mechanical you choose, but so much of what makes a mechanical watch depends solely on the ...

Land vs. Sea: Comparing Orient CFM00002B and Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Chrono

Friday, February 19th, 2010 Posted in Watch Comparisons | 8 Comments

Despite similar watch faces, the Orient CFM00002B and the Omega Seamaster Planet Ocean Chrono are best suited for different terrain. As its name implies, the Planet Ocean is a watch for the water. The Orient CFM00002B, inspired by Marcus Grönholm, ...