Off tangent but on parallel that many can relate with...
In the watch world many will pay(myself included) a huge premium to have an in house movement over an eta movement. Absurd? Sort of considering a Casio g shock is about as accurate as a watch can get. People find value in different things.
W463, f30, 640i gc , gt3
Recent past: z4m, x5 lci, boss 302, c6 z06, m6