Topic: Miyota

Are Quality Japanese Mechanical Watch Movements As Good As Swiss Ones?

Hung N. from Virginia, USA asks: What is your opinion regarding the new entry level hacking and handwinding Japanese automatic movements from Seiko (4R35B or NH35A) and Citizen (Miyota 9015) compared to the Swiss ETA 2824? Obviously, the ETA movement READ MORE
Are Quality Japanese Mechanical Watch Movements As Good As Swiss Ones?

Japanese Miyota Targets Swiss ETA With Caliber 9000 Series Watch Movements

For about 10 years ETA has been threatening to stop supplying third-party (outside the Swatch Group) watch brands with movement kits. The horological drama has been high, with the Swiss government weighing in several times, and ETA seemingly going back READ MORE
Japanese Miyota Targets Swiss ETA With Caliber 9000 Series Watch Movements