By Meor Amri Meor Ayob




Citizen has launched a new watch which features a self-winding mechanical movement. The Signature Grand Touring Automatic includes three hands and a date. Its unique crown protector system which contributes to the water rating of 200 meters. The series come in a mid-size steel housing with optional PVD treatment and coupled with a steel bracelet or a leather strap.

Citizen Signature Grand Touring NB0070-57E Watch

The movement used is the Miyota 9010 caliber, a 24 jewels self-winding mechanical movement with a power storage of 42 hours and operates at the frequency of 28,800 vph.

Citizen Signature Grand Touring NB0075-11F Watch

The width of the watch is 44 mm with a thickness of 15 mm. The front of the timepiece is protected with a thick sapphire crystal with double anti-reflective coating. The same material is used for the display case back.

Citizen Signature Grand Touring NB0070-06E Watch

The shape appeals to me. Out of the three, I like the Citizen Signature Grand Touring NB0070-06E Watch the most.


Meor Amri Meor Ayob – Contributing Writer

Meor Amri is a passionate watch collector from Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur. Having bitten by the horology bug in 2010, he has written extensively about the watch scene and has assembled a large collection of watches (excessively!!) on his own free time.

His blogs on the same subject are: Watch Collection Hobby & My Horological Photos

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  • Kim

    Dear Meor Amri,
    Do you know where would be the best place in Tokyo (in terms of prices) to buy these Citizen Signature watches, as I will travelling there next month. Unless of course, it is better to buy them here in M’sia or Singapore, although I am unsure if and when they would be launched here.
    Your advice please.

    • Meor Amri

      Hi Kim,
      These watches are currently available only in Japan. I suspect pricing will be at a premium with little or no discount. If you do find it in Tokyo do tell me.

      Regards, Meor

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