06 Feb

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Tag Heuer Carrera Mikrogirder

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The Carrera Mikrogirder is one of the most outstanding TAG Heuer watches ever. It is a timepiece that reinvents the watch movement.  Not only that it has a very modern and creative design, but it is also faster, simpler and more efficient than you could possibly imagine. The Mikrogirder is invulnerable to gravity, reduces cyclic errors and is precise to an amazing 5/10,000th of a second.

This extremely accurate timepiece changes everything you knew about modern watches. It is considered a concept watch and it was launched at the BaselWorld Show, in March 2012. The most impressive part of the design can be found at the inside where there is a complex and unique Chronograph movement that vibrates at 7.2 million beats per hour. Unlike other TAG Heuer chronograph, this feature is what makes the Tag Heuer Carrera Mikrogirder precise to of 5/ 10,000th of a second.

Tag Heuer Carrera Mikrogirder watch

Connoisseurs have surely noticed that at least once a year Tag Heuer launches a new super chronograph that is determined to defy the laws of physics and horology. Tag Heuer has managed to touch the limits of technology by featuring a high frequency chronograph that operates at 1000 hertz. The only problem is that it has just 4 minutes of power reserve. There is no traditional mechanism watch that is superior to the Mikrogirder. Only electronic watches can be more precise than this. Experts agree, this is the highest possible precision when it comes to automatic movement watches.

As with all good things in life, the Tag Heuer Mikrogirder is a limited edition watch. Only 11 pieces of this extraordinary timepiece were made and sold.   It is clearly an interesting and fascinating product for those who are passionate by extremely precise time devices. As far as prices go, the Tag Heuer is an incredibly expensive watch. How much does it cost? Well, the retail price is kept secret. Its predecessor was selling for $65,000 and the newest version of the Mikrogirder has been auctioned for over $100,000 so you can only imagine the staggering price it has.

This timepiece is an oversized sports looking watch with a bullhead style layout. The buttons and winding crown are located on top and the case is made entirely from stainless steel. Indeed, when you wear it, it looks a little bit big on the wrist, but it is a fun looking kind of big that feels very cool and manly. Even though the dial does not appear to be that complicated, you need to be a watch expert to read it. If you can afford this watch and want to ever use it then you must watch its description video to fully understand how it works.

What do you think Tag Heuer did to improve the measurements of the intensely quick speed? It replaced the traditional balance spring escapement system with an innovative system that is very similar to a violin. The advantage of strings is that these move as certain frequencies. Without a doubt, Tag Heuer has gone full lengths to make sure it creates a completely new mechanism that has at its core modern technologies and historical performances.

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11 Feb

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Omega Speedmaster

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First launched in 1957, the Omega Speedmaster was one of the most appreciated timepieces by those with a fine taste in motorsports and rallies. The main reasons for this were its bold design and chronograph performances. It is a well-known thing that the dial of the watch was inspired by the dashboard of Italian automobiles. Almost a decade before the Speedmaster became famous for its association with space missions, it was acknowledged by the entire watch industry as a superior chronograph with unparalleled aesthetic qualities.

The most noteworthy thing about the Speedmaster is the fact that it was the first chronograph watch ever that repositioned the tachymetric scale from the dial to the bezel.  This very important difference was just the innovation that Omega needed in order to transform its Speedmaster line into a memorable one. This change made it easier for the wearer to read elapsed time. Especially racing drivers found this improvement very useful.

So the fame of the Omega Speedmaster begun long before it was worn at the North or South Poles or on the Moon. This timeless instrument was adorning the wrists of professional race drivers a long way back, setting the foundations of Omega’s legacy.

One of the most unique variations of the classic Omega Speedmaster is called Racing. The Speedmaster Racing series includes outstanding chronograph watches that measure 40 mm in case diameter and feature a sleek matte black aluminum tachymetric ring on the bezel. The brand also offers this model with a grey/yellow, grey or grey red tachymetric scaling. Its solid stainless steel case is sturdy and fiercely constructed as to emphasize masculinity and durability. On the stunning screw-in case back there is the distinctive Seahorse emblem.

The ingenuity and authenticity of the original Speedmaster design is preserved on the new Racing line by offering the dial and sub-dials in a combination of colors that are reminiscent for the Speedmaster, but somehow these watches have a particular chromatic innovation that complete its identity. One of its most notable features are the 30-minutes and 12-hours counters and the small seconds hand sub-dial which are printed with a triangular “Clou de Paris” pattern. To offer maximum functionality, the Speedmaster Racing comes with a date window at 6 o’clock and the very durable luminescent material called Super-LumiNova is used to coat the hour markers as well as the hour and minutes hands.

The truth is that all Speedmaster models are inspired by the world of racing, but the Speedmaster Racing collection brings a more extravagant touch to the traditional black and white Speemaster look. The newer and super modern chromatics includes vivid colors like yellow, red, blue and silver. The secret is to combine the classic dial layout with contemporary textures and elements.

At the heart of the Speedmaster Racing beats a spectacular automatic mechanism developed and produced entirely by Omega. This very precise self-winding mechanical movement is known as the Omega calibre 9330 which is fitted with a Co-Axial escapement, a column-wheel chronograph mechanism and a Si14 silicon balance spring. The technical and functional performances of this chronograph movement are truly impressive providing superior precision and stability. The Racing models were constructed to endure water pressure associated with depths of 100 meters/330 feet. Also, this sporty model is offered with either a black rubber strap or a stainless steel bracelet.

Basically, the new Omega Speedmaster Racing line doesn’t surprise us just with its aesthetic upgrades, but it manages to take our breath away with a state of the art movement that has been created as a middle path between a completely in-house made Omega calibre as the 9300 and a base ETA mechanism.

Omega has played with the Speedmaster dial countless times before, but the Racing series brings by far the most interesting and fun innovations. Its casual and youthful aesthetics are incredibly appealing to the modern watches enthusiasts who want to find the perfect balance between design and functionality.

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03 Jan

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Tsovet – An Affordable Cool

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A cool watch doesn’t always mean a fancy, expensive, unusual watch. Sometimes a cool watch is that charming and elegant watch that anyone wants but doesn’t get quite that easy. It’s actually very hard to make an elegant watch that would please everybody and if you also want to keep costs down that’s probably impossible. Fortunately the guys at Tsovet have released a cool new line of watches that are not just affordable, but also extremely good looking. The watches have 42 mm cases, a great Japanese mechanism and come in really cool colors.

The overall design can be considered a bit more minimalistic combined with a few industrial lines that keep it interesting. Fortunately, for those interested, one of these watches doesn’t even cost that much. The elegant lines along with the nice elements make it a perfect gift for graduation, retirement, anniversary, you name it. It will also be loved by men all ages. The watch has a miyota movement and comes in a stainless steel case with standard push/pull crown. It also has a stainless bezel with hardened mineral crystal. The finish of each of the watches, no matter what color, is matte and the markers are beautifully detailed in white. The band is made with rubber that complements the rest of the minimalistic design beautifully. This is surely a watch for those who are looking for something to wear every day. It will go well with day to day outfits but it can also complement more elegant outfits if the event requires so there’s no need to have two watches around. With its clean design and simple lines the watch manages to fusion simplicity with functionality into something very beautiful. Also it has very visible luminous hands and markers and the 200 depth rating for those who want to go swimming with it. Also, you get to choose from the amazing colors available. Pick which one would be your best accessory since it comes in more than one color. You can get a simple black Tsovet, gunmetal color for those who are looking for a bit of an edgy design or stunning silver for those who prefer classic elegance.

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05 Dec

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Gold Cartier Ballon Bleu

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Cartier Ballon Bleu is the type of round watch that has a very fascinating and complex design. Its intriguing shape and weightless construction create a beautiful balance between femininity and masculinity. It appeals both our style and functionality needs with its effortless elegant look, amazing precision and versatility.

Apparently simple, the design of the Cartier Ballon Bleu surprises with rich and luxurious details. The most exquisite aesthetic touch is the sapphire cabochon which decorates the winding mechanism. Due to the sleek and refined precious metal protective arch, the blue stone looks like it is the gravitation center for the entire dial.

Like a skilled artisan, Cartier has constructed this extraordinary timepiece by using soft curves, rounded shapes and a charming mix of classic and contemporary influences. The layout of the Roman numerals is a futuristic distortion of the concept of time whereas the sapphire crystal magnifies the dial with a pinch of retro sophistication.

The name itself- Ballon Bleu- is reminiscent for a new horological dimension, one where diffracted roundness, elliptical profile and the extra-blue winding mechanism merge together in one of the most beautiful interpretations of a luxury time keeping device.  The construction of this watch represents a true work of art. Crafted from solid gold, the Cartier Ballon Bleu features a varnished silver opaline dial complemented by elegant black Roman numerals. The rounded layout of the dial is disrupted by the addition of a small date window at the 3 o’clock position. Cartier watches are notorious for their blue hands that look exquisite over the wavy patterned dial. The Ballon Bleu is no exception. The timepiece features the same slim sleek blue steel sword-shaped hands that sweep elegantly around the face of the watch. Authentic Cartier watch price is somewhere around 5,000 USD, although some exquisite models cost well over $25,000. Some people can be tempted to buy Cartier replica watch. Listen to my advice… just don’t!

The Cartier Ballon Bleu comes only in full gold version. The case, the bracelet and the clasp are manufactured from yellow or white gold which accentuates the preciosity of this wonderful design. This is also the reason why this model is so expensive and exclusivist. It represents a considerably rare timepiece that is usually custom made for some of the wealthiest people on the planet.

Cartier has chosen to construct the Ballon Bleu with a very precise and durable automatic mechanism. The watch is powered by an in-house Cartier Calibre 049 automatic movement that contributes to the finesse and exquisite feel of the timepiece. To protect this expensive and artfully crafted automatic movement, the brand has developed a very complex water proofed casing system that offers resistance up to a depth of 100 meters.

Explore the art of fine watchmaking with the extraordinary Cartier Ballon Bleu. A surprising design that floats like a balloon and hides at its side a blue and charming sapphire jewel, enriching your style with a dash of elegance and sophistication.

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16 Sep

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Ulysse Nardin Grand Deck Marine Tourbillon

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                The Ulysse Nardin Grand Deck Tourbillon is a gorgeous piece that will surely make people stare wherever you go. Although the original price intended for it was well over $200,000, the craftsmanship involved in its design and the unique mechanisms truly make this piece one of a kind. Here are some of its greatest features:

  1. The traveler / boating design

One of the first things everybody notices when first laying eyes on the Ulysse Nardin Grand Deck is its design. Full of sea travelling and boating elements such as the anchors placed on the upper and the bottom of the watch dial, the thread system, the blue minute dials in the bottom part which remind the user of winches, which are metal spoon-like instruments used to crank up the sails and more, this beautiful piece truly encompasses what Ulysse Nardin was: a man who loved travelling. His passion for the ocean and the sea was equaled only by his love for watches. The Ulysse Nardin Grand Deck was designed as an homage to the creator of the company.

  1. The system used to change hour

There are two ways of changing the hour on the new Ulysse Nardin Grand Deck Tourbillon. The first one, also the most interesting one is the one involving the intricate thread system designed to lift the navy blue jumping hour hand. By twisting a button located on the right side of the watch dial, the thread system slowly pulls the jumping hour hand to the right and when released, the small dial located on the upper side of the watch will now show a different hour. This is the perfect system to change the hour back or forth if you are travelling a lot. However, if you believe this is difficult and time consuming if you are travelling in time zones with 5-6-hour difference, you can always choose the second option. On the right side of the main dial, you will find a button. Every time you press it, the hour will change. This is a much easier option and convenient manner of changing the hour, but the first one is definitely unique.

Interesting and unique are but two of the words that describe this masterpiece. The Ulysse Nardin Grand Deck Tourbillon is one of a kind and is a must own piece for all boat enthusiasts out there.

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30 Jun

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Panerai Lo Scienziato

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The Luminor 1950 Tourbillion is one of the most unique watches on the market. Built as an homage to Galileo Galilei, one of the most important figures in the history of the human kind, this watch shows not only the time, but also comes with multiple functions such as the power reserve indicator on the back and more. This is by far however, the least innovative thing about this model.

  1. Direct Metal Laser Sintering

This new technology was built with the purpose of reducing the weight of the case. We all know how much weight can influence a watch, which is why the Luminor 1950 was built using a 3D printer. The printer used powdered titanium and created layers of 0.02 millimeters each. Then, each layer was placed on top of each other, thus developing the structure you see now. This makes the entire watch much lighter and much easier to be carrier around. According to the official website, the new Luminor 1950 is around 35% lighter than previous models.

  1. The Skeletonized Look

One of the most interesting things about the Luminor 1950 is the skeletonized look which allows the user to see the mechanism behind the watch. No longer is the principle behind the watch hidden, everything is presented clearly and without any covers. The look also contributes to the light weight of the watch because the skeletonized pieces are no longer as heavy as in previous models. On top of that, the look is also rather unique.

  1. The Alligator Strap

The Alligator Strap is a great addition to this model because it perfectly complements the titanium pieces of the watch, while also being resistant to time. The official instructions recommend that you wash the strap and leave it somewhere to dry, but not on hot surfaces or in direct sun-rays because they may damage the straps. They must be left to dry for long periods of time, on their own, in order for the strap to last for a very long time.

On top of all these great new additions, the Luminor 1950 is water resistant, it comes with many functions that make it unique and it comes with a night view functions that makes the Arabic numbers stand out in a luminescent manner so that the numbers are easier to read in the dark. The Luminor 1950 is more than a fancy watch, it is an innovation, one that is bound to last for years to come.

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12 Jun

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Choosing The Right Wrist Watch

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A wrist watch is a very important piece of accessory, especially for men. If you want to choose a wrist watch, there are some tips you should follow because it’s really important to keep some aspects in mind, especially if you want to wear it for a long time.

Choosing a color – If you are not the type of guy who likes dressing the same, perhaps a watch with a neutral color is the perfect decision. This is great because it can be combined with all your outfits. Also, if you are a sporty person, just buy a sports watch and don’t go for the classic styles because you will barely wear them.

Bracelet or leather – it’s good to get both and if the store can offer a deal on them it’s recommended to get something you can change according to different circumstances. For example, wearing a bracelet on rainy weather can ruin it but you can change your bracelet with your leather trip under these circumstances. Also, if you want your watch to look more casual you can choose the bracelet or the leather band if you wish for a more classic look.

Go for automatic mechanism – even if the watch is extremely beautiful, it might not be convenient if it doesn’t have an automatic mechanism. An automatic mechanism makes your watch much more reliable and also more durable.  Also, if it’s a really expensive watch and you get bored with it, you can resale it at a much better price because most people prefer an automatic mechanism.

Practicability and functions – if you find yourself in the position to choose between a nice looking watch and one that has a lot of functions, it is recommended to choose the latter. You will benefit from a lot of functions such as calendar, temperature, or even altitude and that’s what a good watch is supposed to do, make your life easier. As opposite to minimalist watches, the watches with a lot of functions also look amazing so there’s not much to decide about when it comes to choosing between something that looks really good and something very practical.

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04 May

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Harry Winston Histoire De Tourbillon 7

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If there is one thing one can say about Harry Winston’s Histoire de Tourbillon series, it is this: the models this company makes are off the charts and immediately recognizable. At the same time, few can say that they have the opportunity to wear one, considering the fact that the latest model, the Histoire the Tourbillon 6 costs more than $700,000.

Histoire de Tourbillon 7 sets itself apart from the previous model through the more simplistic functions it comes with. While the 6th model numbered 700 components, the latest model comes with a little over 500 components and more than 80 jewels. It is a stunning thing to see: one big dial that displays the hours, huge dimensions (the 7th model is well over 40 millimeters wide and over 8 millimeters thick) and of course, la piece de resistance: the two tourbillons the whole watch works on which can easily be seen through the glass of the dial.

But let’s take things bit by bit. First of all, the watch comes with one dial, which was designed to give you all the information you need when it comes to time. It displays the hours and at the top of the dial, where the number ‘12’ should be, it is replaced by a crown and the letter H, which is a symbol of the company, Harry Winston.

Second of all, the two tourbillons are the key piece of this model. Like its predecessor, Histoire de Tourbillon 7 contains two tourbillons which show the movement mechanism of the watch. They slowly rotate and provide power to the hands of the dial, moving it as time passes. The two tourbillons are caught up in two different cages and they do not move at the same time, which makes their movement even more interesting to watch. This type of mechanism has defined the Histoire de Tourbillon series.

Third and last, another very useful feature this watch comes with is the rolling system down at the bottom of the dial, where the remaining power is displayed. It is worth noting that the watch comes with an 80-hour power reserve. The rolling system displays the number of hours the watch still has left before it runs out of power.

All in all, the Histoire de Tourbillon 7 is a marvelous piece worth every penny. The functions it comes with, coupled with the unique looks are perfect for all watch lovers out there.

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27 Mar

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Monsieur De Chanel

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Chanel watches are known for their elegance and durability and this model is no different than the rest. The watches the company produces are more than just beauty watches: they are durable, the strap is made out of the alligator skin, the main material of the dial is 18 karat gold and many more. These are just some of the advantages of the new Monsieur de Chanel.

The first thing you notice about it is the beige 18 karat gold dial which immediately draws you in. The watch comes with two dials: the first one focuses on illustrating the hour and the minutes, while the second one presents the seconds. On top of this, you also have a small squared dial which shows the day you are in. This way, you always know what the time is and the day you are in. This is very useful for those who travel for business purposes and have to deal with time zones. With this new Monsieur de Chanel watch, you will always know what time it is at home so you will know when it is okay to call your wife or children without bothering their sleep.

Looks are not everything on the new Monsieur de Chanel watch. It comes with several very useful functions such as the winding function, which can be performed both mechanically and manually, the reserve function, which shows how much energy the watch still has before you will have to wind it and in this case, one winding can keep the watch going for up to three days and many more.

One very interesting feature of this watch is the jump hour function which may look strange to some but is at the same time revolutionary from a technical perspective. Usual watches work by displaying the time with the use of the two hands. The new Monsieur de Chanel works with disks and in order to store as much energy as possible, the hour hand jumps when the end of an hour is reached. This may be confusing to some, but it actually saves energy and is a very intriguing function!

Last but not the least, another small detail that adds to the beauty of this watch is the lion symbol which you can find on the crown of the watch. Chanel chose the lion as its symbol because it exuberates power and elegance. All in all, the Monsieur de Chanel is a great investment – it’s beautiful, modern and most importantly, it comes with lots of new functions that make your day better!

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08 Feb

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Fiona Kruger Petit Skull

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Every watch made in Switzerland is known not only for its elegance but also for its excellent workmanship. Each watch made in this country is backed by more than 100 years of experience in watchmaking. Each watch is crafted by hand and is not mass produced. Instead, only a limited number of people will have the opportunity to purchase and wear the watch made from this country. These are just some of the reasons why watches made from Switzerland are considered as a symbol of excellent craftsmanship and luxury.

Fiona Krüger

This is what Fiona Krüger brought into her watch design when she first started with the manufacture of the Krüger’s Memento Mori Skull watch. Thanks to Fiona Krüger’s connection and the network she built during her college days at ECAL, she was able to find Swiss watch manufacturers to help her build the watch.

The design was entirely her own however the craftsmanship that goes into the watch is credited to the years of experience from the Swiss watch manufacturer. The fusion of the modern design and the traditional craftsmanship are what goes into every Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch.

With the meticulous design the tremendous skills required to make the watch, there is only a limited number of watch that are made. For the first batch of the watch, Fiona Krüger was able to produce only twelve (12) timepieces. The limited number of timepieces made adds to the value of each Fiona Krüger skull watch.

Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch

With the good response from women who bought her first timepieces, Fiona Krüger envisioned in making a watch that is smaller in size. This is to cater to the women who fell in love with her watches.

Fiona Krüger designed the Fiona Krüger petite skull watch. This is the fourth design by Fiona Krüger following her skull design to which she is known for. This version is smaller than the original skull watch. She brought into the design her Fine Arts Roots by using a classic technique known as guillochage. This technique is especially integrated into making the watch dials giving each of the watch certain uniqueness to it. With the help of Aurelien Bouchet’s company, Fiona’s watch designs were made into a reality. Bringing with them a huge watchmaking experience under their belt, this company from La Chaux de Fonds Switzerland, makes up the finest watchmaking team to produce the Fiona Krüger petite skull watch.

This version of Fiona Krüger watches comes in three different colors, the petite skull blue, petite skull silver and the petit skull black. Each watch color exudes a different personality that will match yours. True to her standards the Fiona Krüger petite skull watch was made in limited numbers only. There are only 18 of these timepieces made. Each of the Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watches colors were designed not only to show the uniqueness in its characteristic but also the uniqueness in its personality.

The Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch Blue

Dubbed as the Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch Bleu Royale, this timepiece is designed to reflect the light and to show every guillochage technique that was incorporated into the watch. The color defines the pattern that was incorporated into the watch to show the craftsmanship by the watchmaker and designer.

The Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch Silver

This version of the petit skull watch is also called the The Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch Argent Ancien. Similarly colored to give the watch the ability to showcase the craftsmanship done into it by reflecting light. The silver color gives the watch a metallic character which is perfect for those who love the color of silver.

The Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch Black

The black version or the Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch Noir New showcases the beautiful dark color that lines the patterns and carvings made into the watch. The elegant pattern by the guillochage is showcased by reflecting the light from its black color.

Each of the Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watches gives a unique characteristic. Each one of the 18 timepieces was handmade in Switzerland and each is powered by the mechanical movement, a traditional method of powering timepieces that require precision. This is why each part of the Fiona Krüger Petite Skull watch are designed with precisely according to its specification. All of which are done by hand, so one can only imagine how precise each cut are to make one part of this watch. Truly, the Fiona Krüger Petite Skull is another product of modern design and unmatched skills in watchmaking.

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23 Dec

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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie

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The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie is the brand’s second watch that focuses on the sound quality enhanced by the sonnerie complication. This minute repeater of superior acoustic intensity offers an extremely clear and constant tone. The watch is unique on the market, it is a novelty that was created for those who appreciate innovation and refinement, a stunning gadget that preserves AP’s classic look and sophistication.

Sound quality and clarity are the main focus for the Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie timepiece. On most traditional watches, a background whirring is heard when a minute repeater strikes. The component that makes this sound is known as the governor and functions continuously during the chiming process. The particular thing about this watch is that the governor is completely silent; thus it doesn’t distract you from the chimes. I guess we could say that Audemars Piguet is very keen on offering the watch with the perfect sound as when developing the Concept Supersonnerie timepiece the company filled three patents.

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The brand’s chiming watches sound study program started in 2006 and it was begun in collaboration with the École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. Its passionate team of watchmakers, engineers, artisans, academics and technicians was sustained by serious investments in sound-measurement facilities. For obtaining a decent level of water resistance it is necessary to use a robust casing which causes substantial noise diffusion. This is the reason why the company had to make some major adjustment to the watch’s construction so that it reduced the degree of noise generated by the case. The result was a titanium timepiece that is water resistant to a depth of just 20 meters.

Audemars Piguet was very dedicated to this project. It even asked for the professional opinion of an “an esteemed academic of the Geneva conservatory” regarding the noise made by the watch. Before releasing the Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie, the brand wanted to be sure that the sound was both clear and pleasing to the ear. The case of the timepiece is manufactured from titanium because this special type of alloy has a lower density than platinum or gold which makes it possible for the sound to travel through its walls with much less resistance.

Such a special and unique watch needs an equally impressive movement so at the inside of the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie we find a manual manufacture movement, known as the Calibre 2937. This high end hand-wound mechanism has only a 8.28 mm width. The manual movement has 43 jewels, operates at a steady 21,600vph, includes 478 parts and offers at least 42 hours power reserve.

The titanium case is stunningly complemented by a black ceramic screw-locked crown and two titanium and black ceramic buttons that coordinate the tourbillon and minute repeater complications. But there is more to this watch than the revolutionary sonnerie. The Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie comes with a tourbillon chronograph that features central sweep seconds hand and a 30 minutes sub-dial located at 3 o’clock. A beautiful double ended hand which rotates around its central axis indicates the minutes. To read this special minute hand you use the colored tips that match the text on the dial. The watch is available with a black rubber strap which sports a folding titanium clasp.

The unique aesthetics and innovations offered by the Supersonnerie timepiece set this model as a high end product created for those who appreciate unique novelties. This is also the reason why the watch is priced at $597,400, a price that turns it into an exclusive luxury item.

The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie is an extremely precise and elegant timepiece with a sophisticated acoustic. Its unprecedented sound performances, incredibly refined harmonic tone and clear acoustic turns it from a traditional looking wrist watch into a modern minute repeater timepiece.

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