Ultratide , 45 mmWorld's smartest tide watch. Learn more
Ultratide Powered by
The World's First Real-time Surf Conditions Watch
An evolution in time and technology, Nixon's Ultratide is the product of extensive research and development and an exclusive partnership with Surfline that taps the power of Ultratide directly into the Surfline network. Ultratide features wireless Bluetooth® technology, to provide you with real time data; tide, wave height, swell direction, wind direction and speed, water and air temperatures, GeoLocating the closest break so you'll never not know.
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10x more data than a traditional tide watch
POWERED BY SURFLINE
The global leader in surf forecasting for over 30 years.
10X MORE LOCATIONS
Ultratide provides the user with 10 live data points of forecast details, which is 10x the amount of data typically found in surf/tide watches. Browse the entire Surfline network of spots — over 3300 and growing — and select your favorites.
The Ultratide automatically locates the nearest surf spot to your current location.
ONE AND DONE
Use one touch setup to sync the watch to your phone. Easy companion iOS app makes things simple and seamless.
CUSTOM SURF ALERTS
Create custom surf alerts for your favorite spots, and your Ultratide will alert you when the surf is good for just how you like it at your selected spots. Never miss an epic session.
SHARE YOUR SESSION
Find, follow, share. Tell your 1,000 (or more, if you've got 'em) closest friends about your sessions with the Ultratide app (iOS only).
3 EASY STEPS
SIMPLE SETUP AND SYNC
Use on touch setup to sync the watch to your phone. Easy companion iOS app makes things simple and seamless.
DOWNLOAD THE APP
Available on the Apple App Store, for free.
Turn on Bluetooth, open the App, and follow instructions to setup an account and sync your watch.
SETUP YOUR PRESETS
Choose your favorite spots from the entire Surfline network.
Never not know.
An evolution in time and technology, the Ultratide is the product of extensive research, development and an exclusive partnership with Surfline.
- ULTRA COMFORT
- BLACK OR WHITE
- HIGH RESOLUTION DISPLAY
- Whale belly pattern on the back side of the band helps channel the water off your wrist.
- Easily invert between positive or negative display screens at your preference.
- Super crisp digital read out.
- WATCH MOVEMENT: Custom-built digital module, with data provided by Surfline. It features a high resolution display that stays continuously updated with current Surfline forecast data for your favorite surf spots around the world. Choose from the thousands of surf spots in the Surfline network, and get 10 Surfline forecast data points displayed in easy to ready format directly on the watch. Surfline Forecast data points are: Current Surfline rating, current surf height, current swell height(s), forecasted swell direction(s), current water temperature, current air temperature, current sky condition, and 48hrs of tide data with predicted time and height details in both imperial and metric values.
- WATCH DIAL: High resolution memory LCD that can be inverted between positive or negative display.
- WATCH CASE: 45mm wide, 100 meter, customer solid stainless steel core with co-molded custom injection molded polyurethane and silicone casing, integrated pushers, and a prominent solid stainless steel bezel to protect the hardened mineral crystal.
- WATCH BAND: 30-25mm tapered custom injection molded silicone band with water flow texture on bottom side, patented locking looper, and stainless steel buckle with stainless steel screw bar.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How do I sync my Ultratide with my phone?
If Bluetooth is on and the app is open, nothing needs to be done to sync your watch to your phone. Alternatively, your watch can be manually synced by holding down the bottom right pusher for 5 seconds.
How reliable is the data on my Ultratide?
The Ultratide app is powered by Surfline – the world's preeminent source for surf reports and surf forecasting. The Surfline team updates surf reports throughout the day, some locations more than others. As soon as there is an updated report for your local spot, it will be displayed on your Ultratide within 15 minutes.
Which operating systems does the Ultratide App work with?
The Nixon Ultratide app is optimized for iOS8. However, it will work with iOS 7.1 and later versions, iPhone 4S, 5, 5c, 5s, 6 and 6Plus, iPad mini (all models), iPad Air (all models), iPad 3rd generation and iPad 4th generation, iPod Touch 5th generation. At this time the app is not supported on Android devices.
I just bought my watch and the screen is blank. How do I turn it on?
Your watch may be in sleep mode, a setting used to save battery life until your watch is ready to be worn. To wake up your Ultratide, turn on Bluetooth, open the app, and follow instructions to setup an account and sync your watch.