Editor's note: If it can be the daily wear of James Bond, it can be yours, too. But how does the Omega Seamaster Professional 300M actually wear on the wrist? If you haven't had the pleasure of experiencing one in the metal, it's a must, because while the brief of making a daily watch might seem simple, it is much harder to execute than you'd expect, and the watch colloquially known as the SMP gets it just right. Let's take a closer look at why it is so successful. We all love a birthday. And watch brands love them as much as anyone an excuse to celebrate, a hook for a new collection. At Baselworld 2018, Omega marked the 25th anniversary of the Seamaster Professional Diver 300M (aka the James Bond watch) with a revamp. It was the SMP that kicked off Omega's relationship with the Bond franchise, becoming something of a late-1990s icon as Pierce Brosnan wore a series of tricked-out, weaponised versions of the watch over the course of four movies. Vital statistics With 14 new variations six in stainless steel and eight in steel-gold combos, three dial colours and a choice of rubber strap or…

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