Citizen Watches UK are celebrating their centenary year in 2018 and they’re set to make it one of their best years yet! The brand have recently been in the infamous watch industry news magazine and website Watchpro, the article explains about Citizens dip in sales in 2017 and discusses about how even though they had a dip in sales the international watch brand has seen a rise in profits. You can read the full article here for all the facts and figures.
Citizen are a brand that regularly release strong new additions to their collections along with limited edition runs of unique models and promotional timepieces. They recently released seven new models to celebrate their 100th anniversary along with a new movement known as the F990. We took a look at these new releases from Citizen in a blog post which you can read here.
With all these new releases from Citizen it can be hard to compare models as they all have rather unique sales points which can make it hard to distinguish if one model is better than another. We have shortlisted the best releases for men and women from the very latest releases from Citizen to help you choose the perfect timepiece for you.
Citizen Men’s Sport Chronograph Date Display 24 Hour Sub Dial
Product code: CA0683-08E
First up we have the new Citizen’s new Men’s Sport Chronograph wrist watch, this timepiece is both stylish and functional making a perfect day to day watch that can adapt for an evening outfit. The wrist watch features a rose gold tone case that is made from 316L stainless steel that has been PVD coated in a rose gold. The genuine leather strap has a carbon fibre patterned strap which compliments the sports design of the wristwatch.
The watches Dial has a carbon fibre print on too to further enhance the racing spirit which works really well with the racing red colour sub dial hands. If you’re a racing enthusiast then this watch is the perfect accompanying timepiece for you, ready to time race track laps with the watches chronograph feature which can measure 1/5 second up to 60 minutes. It can even be shown in in 12 or 24 hour time.
The watches movement is a B612 which features a date display complication at the three o’clock position. The case size of this watch is 45mm which is a standard size for a men’s watch making it easy to read whilst not looking too big on your wrist. The watches dial is protected by a mineral crystal glass which has a standard level of scratch resistance. IT is water resistant to 100 metres and can be used for swimming, showering, snorkeling.
You can purchase this watch here, it is also available on finance for only £25.17 per month.
Citizen Ladies’ Silhouette Two Tone Mother Of Pearl Swirl Dial Date
Product code: EV1036-51Y
Citizen watches new silhouette collection is simply beautiful. The ladies’ watches are some of the most elegant timepieces we have seen from any brand so far this year. The new collection contains mother of pearl dials with an oversized case. The EV1036-51Y is a stunning two tone watch guaranteed to brighten up your wrist and be the showpiece of the night. If you love the combinations of two tone rose gold and silver then this is the ideal wristwatch for you. The stainless steel link bracelet is striped silver and rose gold along with a two tone case and crown too.
The dial of this watch is a mother of pearl with a swirl pattern overlayed on top. Simple baton makers mark each hour around the dial and the sub dial and date display are clear and stylish in design and physical appearance. The watches hands are rose gold and are coated in a luminous coating so that they are easily readable in poor or low lighting conditions. The watch like most Citizen watches is powered by their impressive Eco-Drive technology so you never need to worry about changing the battery.
The watch is powered by a B690 movement which contains a sub dial second and date display complications. The bracelet is secured to your wrist by a deployment clasp with push button release, this makes it secure when locked and simple to release and remove when needed. The case size of this watch is 36mm which is a perfect size for a ladies wrist without looking to small or too big when worn. The watches dial is protected by a standard mineral crystal glass for scratch resistance. The watch has a water resistance rating of 100 metres so it is suitable for showering, swimming and even snorkeling.
You can purchase this watch here and it is also available on monthly finance for only £25.17 per month.
Citizen Men’s Sport World Time Stainless Steel Case & Bracelet
Product code: BU2021-51H
This new addition to Citizens watch portfolio is very impressive indeed. The BU2021-51H is a men’s sports world time wristwatch that bring sophistication to any wrist its worn on. This breathtaking new addition features 12/24-hour time as well as world time in 24 cities. The watch is powered by a 8729 Eco-Drive movement which has a date and day complication so you can get the correct time, date and day in almost any city around the world.
The watches bracelet is a 316L stainless steel which is robust and hard wearing, perfect for every day wear for the business man on the go. The watches case and bezel are also made from the same stainless steel ensuring your watches precious movement is protected from the everyday knocks and bumps you might encounter. The dial is very neatly laid out which makes the sub dials easy to read. The black dial makes this watch stand out as a sophisticated and stylish timepiece for any gentleman who wears it, the sub dials also stand out against the black further emphasising the watches bold design.t
Just below the watches crown is an adjustment button, this allows you to rotate the inner ring of the watch underneath the dial, this can be used to set the time in a second country or to help you with a number of other situations where monitoring specific 24 hour time is essential. The watches sleek silver hands and strong hour markers are coated in a luminous paint to ensure they are readable in a variety of lighting conditions. The watches glass is an Anti-Reflective Spherical Crystal so it has a slight domed look to it however it is not completely domed of “fully Domed” like some other watches are.
The case size of this watch is 44mm which is just 1mm below the standard mens size for a dress watch. The Citizen watch has a water resistance of 100 metres so is perfect for swimming, snorkeling and showering.
Citizen Ladies Black Leather Modena Eco-Drive Watch
Product code: EM0591-01E
Women live busy lives so its only suited that they have a watch to suite their fast paced day. The Citizen Modena EM0591-01E was inspired by the active woman, developed to be word during work to play and every stop in between. Its modern sleek design makes this watch perfect for wrist accessory for any casual lady looking for a modern timepiece. The watch is light weight and simple, there’s no need to over complicate things where the only requirement is to tell the time. Citizen have stripped this watch down to its core and only kept the essentials to keep this watch as refined as possible.
The watches movement is an E031 which is powered by Citizens infamous Eco-Drive technology. The watch has a black dyed genuine leather strap and a stainless steel case to protect the movement within. The dial of the watch has a modern patterned dial with hour markers in both black and rose gold for the 3,6,9 and 12 markers to emphasise their importance and to help you tell the time at a glance. The modern casual styling of this watch really makes it stand out from the normal traditional timepieces we see a lot in the watch industry and really makes you remember the watch.
The case of this watch is 36mm so it sits perfectly on a ladies wrist, the watches dial is protected by a mineral crystal glass too which is a standard scratch resistance. The watch has a water resistance of 50 metres making it perfect for still water swimming however we would not recommend it for diving or salt water swimming.
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