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  • Nixon ‘Star Wars’ 2016 Watch Collection

    Nixon ‘Star Wars’ 2016 Watch Collection

    There’s a new Star Wars movie coming out next month, and if you’re planning on checking your watch during that time you could do worse than a timepiece from the new Nixon Star Wars, with design elements and visual allusions to the Star Wars sage in general and The Force Awakens in particular. The Nixon Star Wars […]

  • Nixon Mission: “The World’s First Action Sports Smartwatch”

    Nixon Mission: “The World’s First Action Sports Smartwatch”

    Durability has not exactly been the strong suit of the smartwatch, which makes it a risky proposition even for regular day-to-day activity, let alone high impact adventures across treacherous landscape. The Nixon Mission is purported to be the exception, billed as “the world’s first action sports smartwatch.” The Nixon Mission has all the usual smartwatch […]

  • Nixon ‘Star Wars’ Watch Collection Unveiled (Video)

    Nixon ‘Star Wars’ Watch Collection Unveiled (Video)

    Close your eyes and try to visualize a “Star Wars watch.” The resulting image probably doesn’t look like something you would actually wear outside, but the people at Nixon have come up with a line of Star Wars watches and accessories that look pretty good. It’s the Nixon Star Wars collection, the subject of a short teaser from the brand. […]

  • Nixon Ultratide Smart Surf Watch (Video)

    Nixon Ultratide Smart Surf Watch (Video)

    Surfing may be the sport most dependent on time in order to compete at the highest level. It’s all predicated on tides, after all, and for your maximum surfing potential to be reached you need to have access to as much data as possible – which is where the new Nixon Ultratide comes in. Billed […]

  • Iridescent Nixon 42-20 Chrono Watch

    Iridescent Nixon 42-20 Chrono Watch

      A new timepiece from Nixon has recently been unveiled, and it’s one that will stand out thanks to the unique visual texture that coats its surface. It’s an iridescent 42-20 Chrono colorway. Iridescence is a visual property that causes surfaces to change in color based on the angle of the light that hits it […]

  • Nixon x Baartmans and Siegel 2015 Spring/Summer Collection (Pics and Video)

    Nixon x Baartmans and Siegel 2015 Spring/Summer Collection (Pics and Video)

      London designer duo Baartmans and Siegel are launching a collaborative collection with watch brand Nixon for the summer and spring of next year, but they’ve released some preview materials so we can get an idea of what it’s all about now. Naturally, given the entities involved, the Barrtmans and Siegel x Nixon spring/summer 2015 […]

  • Nixon Supertide (Photos and Video)

    Nixon Supertide (Photos and Video)

    New from Nixon, it’s the Supertide, a watch that does a lot more than tell you what time it is. It’s loaded with tidal information based on more than 270 surf-friendly areas. That pre-programmed data is at the user’s fingertips and visible on the Supertide’s high-resolution screen. The Nixon Supertide doesn’t get its information from […]

  • Nixon Releases Summer 2014 Video Lookbook

    Nixon Releases Summer 2014 Video Lookbook

    The summer of 2014 is too crowded with items from Nixon—not just watches but also apparel, accessories, and gadgets—for a simple traditional lookbook. So they went the video route, showcasing what they consider to be the highlights of their summer 2014 collection in two minutes and 25 seconds. Those highlights include The Tangent, a new […]

  • Super Crown Championship Watch From Nixon And Street League (Video)

    Super Crown Championship Watch From Nixon And Street League (Video)

    Famed watchmaker Nixon and young skateboarding organization Street League are teaming up to commemorate the winner of the Super Crown World Championship, which took place over the weekend in New Jersey. The lucky skater that will get to wear this proclaimed “trophy on the wrist” is Chris Cole, and what a trophy it is. Designed […]

  • Rose Gold Nixon 51-30 Chrono Watch

    Rose Gold Nixon 51-30 Chrono Watch

      You could be forgiven for thinking the newest 51-30 Chrono from Nixon is made of genuine rose gold, as its incredibly shiny finish looks almost like the real thing. Behind that luxurious face is a Japanese movement that powers the Rose Gold 51-30 Chrono watch’s total of six hands. And like the other pieces […]