Citizen Eco-Drive Satellite Wave is a limited edition timepiece keep time by syncing up with GPS satellite, to provide precision time around the world. The Eco-Drive Satellite wave watch searching from the closest of 24 navigation satellites to set the day, date, and time.
The metal ring embedded in the glass bezel seems to float in outer space, like a satellite in planetary orbit. The round case, which appears to be independent of the lugs, suggests the image of the earth. These design elements resonate with the technological combination of light power and time/calendar data received from outer space to keep this watch on time, always.The spiral parts visible from the sides of the glass bezel are both a design motif, suggesting the radio waves that link this watch with outer space, and visible symbols of the light waves that provide Eco-Drive an inexhaustible source of energy. The three-dimensional forms on the watch face evoke the futuristic image of spaceship engines.
Citizen Eco-Drive Satellite Wave limited edition watch will be released in Autumn this year.
[ Via citizenwatch ]