There are only 3 days left for the opening of the 40th Basel International Watch and Jewellery. In order to attract attention, many watch brands announced wonderful models before the opening of the Basel watch. Although only a small part, Its wonderful degree really appetites the fans.
Harry Winston Tourbillon 3
Being able to persevere in the pursuit of complex functions is a feat in itself, and one of the themes of this year is to present this poetry on the dial.
Harry Winston Tourbillon 3
Harriet Weston described this watch as the third exploration of the tourbillon’s limit! In the Histoire de Tourbillon epic tourbillon series, Harry Winston regards the tourbillon as a unique carrier, which is unique and creative in its expression of aesthetic meaning in terms of breadth, depth and subjectivity.
The three tourbillons operate simultaneously, each rotating at different speeds to exert their respective anti-gravity functions. Two of them are nested inside each other, and the fourth-dimensional time is rotated in the three-dimensional space. The dual-axis tourbillon is equipped with two concentric rotating frames. The outer frame rotates once every 120 seconds to drive the balance wheel, balance spring and escapement in the inner frame. It only takes 40 seconds to make a full rotation of the tourbillon. This will ensure that the tourbillon device still maintains unique accuracy when performing multi-dimensional rotation, while bringing stunning visual effects.
Blancpain ultra-thin retrograde small seconds watch
The new watch features a 40mm white gold case with a sapphire crystal. The blue lacquered dial is decorated with classical radiation ripple carving, with multi-level transparent blue, which can transform into an unparalleled ocean depth effect. The marine effect complements the silver-white Roman numerals and hour and minute hands to make the reading clear and clear. The serpentine date hand in the center is uniquely designed to add beauty to the dial. In addition, a retrograde seconds hand is also provided at 6 o’clock. And behind the 5 o’clock position lugs hidden behind the lugs, you can quickly adjust the date. Comes with alligator strap. 72-hour power reserve. Water resistant to 30 meters.
In terms of the proportion of preview models announced, sports watches will no doubt be hot in 2012!
Breitling Bentley World Time V8 Chronograph
The collaboration between Breitling and Bentley is always looking forward to. This time, in order to celebrate the official release of the new Bentley Continental GT V8 sports car, Breitling has drawn inspiration from the surging and passionate speed, specially launched the Bentley World Time V8 chronograph watch (Bentley GMT ‘V8’), limited to 250 pieces worldwide. A new supercar with a powerful and efficient 4.0-liter V8 engine pays tribute.
The unique metallic red rotating inner ring of the V8 chronograph is dazzling. This vibrant red color complements the red Bentley ‘B’ logo of the Continental GT V8 sports car. The watch is equipped with a high-performance self-winding chronograph movement certified by the Swiss Official Observatory (COSC) and is also equipped with Breitling’s exclusive ’30-second chronograph system’. The asymmetrical lugs on the stainless steel case have a novel and bold design, which can be matched with the Speed racing stainless steel bracelet or the dynamic GMT world time rubber strap, which exudes the ultimate passion on the wrist.
Hublot KING POWER UNICO GMT
Hublot has always been synonymous with coolness, and the new KING POWER UNICO GMT ‘King of Supreme’ best illustrates this. The original movement UNICO, the function is called Hublot GMT, but in fact this is a veritable world timepiece. KING POWER UNICO GMT consists of four time zone runners, combined with bezel, inner ring, time zone runner, etc., to display the corresponding time zone in multiple levels. This is the world’s first timepiece.
Besides the movement, this is an original movement. Needless to say, it was a stopwatch movement when it was first introduced, and now it has become a ‘GMT’. People from Hublot said that when our UNICO movement was designed from the beginning, Taking into account the addition of various functions in the future, it is a platform on which various complex functions can be developed, alas, smart.
Christophe Claret miniature casino watch
One of the biggest features of this watch is the interactive watch with entertainment functions. In the precious case of a Baccara watch, a veritable micro-casino is naturally hidden. The watch is not only equipped with traditional timepiece functions (hour and minute display), but also with refreshingly complicated functions: baccarat, roulette and dice games, with sensory and sound effects. Thanks to the sophisticated Christophe Claret movement, it is possible to play a real game of baccarat. With 252 different permutations and combinations of cards owned by both the dealer and the player, there are 63,504 different possibilities in the game.
Moreover, a mysterious Chinese character is engraved on the sapphire crystal of the watch. Only when we gently blow on it, the Chinese characters will emerge.
Omega Aqua Terra GMT Dual Time Zone Watch
What makes this watch special is Omega’s first watch with its own 8605/8615 coaxial movement with GMT complications. The vibration frequency of the watch can be adjusted by changing the moment of inertia of the balance wheel. This adjustment can be achieved by two 18K gold fine adjustment screws on the balance wheel. This design avoids the interference caused by the contact between the balance spring and the speed clip, thereby ensuring that the coaxial escapement brings long-term stability to the watch. Paired with the iconic ‘Teak Concept’ dial of the Aqua Terra model, the vertical texture is reminiscent of the teak deck on a luxury yacht.
The GMT hand can also be used as a compass: in the northern hemisphere, the watch is placed horizontally, the hour hand and the 24-hour GMT hand are adjusted to the local time, and the hour hand points to the sun, then the direction the GMT hand points is north.
Admiral Kunlun Cup Didier Cuche Limited Edition
This watch is the spark of a collision between Kunlun and Swiss ski legend Didier Cuche. The accuracy of the watch can definitely be applied to the speed track close to one hundredth of a second on the ski track, showing Kunlun’s extraordinary watchmaking technology.
The watch case is made of vulcanized rubber and has a diameter of 44 mm. Its velvet-like matte surface design reflects the movement characteristics of the watch. The unique 12-sided case of the Admiral’s Cup series of the brand is decorated with a dark black color, with the orange chronograph second hand, ‘LIMITED EDITION’, and the nautical flag pattern and minute circle on the scale position, forming a strong The contrast exudes infinite vitality. The watch uses the CO960 self-winding chronograph movement certified by the Swiss Official Astronomical Observatory (COSC) and features a complex sports watch function with a central chronograph-the minute hand and the hour and minute hands are on the same axis. Limited edition of 100 pieces.
Radar table HyperChrome black man new
The black chronometer Swiss Radar HyperChrome series watch is made of high-tech ceramics from the inside to the outside. The case is elegantly matched with a hardened stainless steel strap, and the button material is also made of high-tech ceramics. It also has a crown made of stainless steel and black rubber. The warm touch, matched with rhodium-colored hands, chronograph ring and scale, is classic and dynamic.
Vitality is always the infinite source of power for the watch. The wearer is immersed in innovative materials and eye-catching shapes. For sports enthusiasts who focus on watch wear and personal pulse heart rate, this 45mm dial Swiss Radar HyperChrome watch will become his perfect match.
Swiss Mido Great Wall Series
The theme of Mido Watch this year is to pay tribute to architectural art! The first Great Wall series watch was created by the brand for the Chinese market. It uses an observatory-certified automatic movement and uses the image of the Great Wall. It combines the traditional Swiss watchmaking technology with China’s long-established historical buildings, creating a new masterpiece. The white minute bezel inside the dial is like the engraved inscription on the Great Wall, and the hour scale on nickel-plated metal is like a beacon passing the years. It closely connects the solid and solid image of the Great Wall with the stable and simple temperament of the watch, fully reflecting the beauty Ingenious artistic inspiration for table designers.
Movement ETA 2836-2 Observatory certified automatic mechanical movement with a power reserve of more than 38 hours.
Case 316L stainless steel, engraved with serial number, 100 meters waterproof.
Strap 316L stainless steel strap with stainless steel folding clasp.
From October 19th to November 30th, 2012, the famous Swiss watch brand Omega presented the ‘Exploration • Co-axial’ exhibition in Shanghai Swatch Peace Hotel Art Center. The display of components and watches reviewed the coaxial development of Omega’s remarkable achievements.
Interpretation of the coaxial interpretation of the secret of outstanding precision
As the exhibition’s unveiling event, on October 18th, the press conference of the Omega ‘Exploration • Co-axial’ exhibition was held at the Swatch Peace Hotel Art Center in Shanghai. Stephen Urquhart, Omega Global President, Carlos Cardenas, Vice President Sales and Travel Retail, Omega Far East, Yang Yan, Vice President of Omega China, Gregory, Head of Omega Product Management • Gregory Kissling is here.
Okehua, the global president of Omega, said: ‘As the world’s only watchmaker who names its brand with its own movement, Omega has always adhered to the pioneering spirit of the brand’s roots, and constantly pursues outstanding and innovative watchmaking technology. The exploration of coaxial technology is the perfect embodiment of this spirit. The revolutionary coaxial escapement system has solved the lubrication problem that has plagued the watchmaking industry for more than two centuries, and it is a major innovation in the field of mechanical watches. In 1999, Omega The industrial production of coaxial movements has been realized. For more than ten years, we have never stopped the research and development of coaxial technology and successfully applied the unique coaxial technology to all the watch series of the brand. Today, we are absolutely Most mechanical watches are equipped with a coaxial escapement system, which has raised the precision and reliability of OMEGA watches to a new level previously unimaginable in the mechanical watchmaking industry. ‘
At the event, Mr. Chislin, the head of the Omega Product Management Department, explained in detail the operating principle of the mechanical watch, the transmission method of the movement power, introduced the importance of the escapement as the most critical part of the movement, and shared the Omega same Development trajectory of shaft escapement. After the press conference, Mr. Qisling also led the guests to visit the ‘Exploration of the Co-axial’ exhibition at the Swatch Peace Hotel Art Center in Shanghai.
The exhibition is divided into four areas. Omega enthusiasts and watch connoisseurs can learn about the development trajectory of coaxial technology from the introduction of the coaxial development memorabilia, and learn about the coaxial escapement system and silicon hairspring according to the language guide. Technical details. The Omega coaxial technology 3D holographic image next to the watchmaker’s workbench more visually presents the extraordinary features of coaxial technology and silicon hairspring. Watchmakers from Switzerland also gave live demonstrations, demonstrating the intricate craftsmanship and sophisticated watchmaking technology inherent in Omega’s unique coaxial escapement.
Coaxial Legend Road
The coaxial escapement is the first practical new escapement in more than 250 years, and it has an epoch-making significance for Omega and the world’s mechanical watchmaking industry. The biggest difference of this revolutionary escapement system is that it is not an improvement and improvement of the traditional lever escapement system, but uses a completely different double escapement wheel structure, which fundamentally changes The way of mechanical power transmission. Friction is one of the biggest enemies of mechanical watches. The most significant innovation advantage of the coaxial escapement is that it greatly reduces the friction in the movement, which brings a more permanent and excellent running time performance to the watch.
Following the launch of the first coaxial movement in 1999, Omega continued to explore the coaxial road, optimized the structure of the coaxial escapement system, and improved the original double-layer coaxial escape wheel to a three-layer coaxial escapement. The vertical wheel and the pioneering technology have succeeded in minimizing friction in the movement, making the performance of the Omega coaxial watch even more extraordinary.
In 2007, Omega launched its 8500/8501 self-produced movement equipped with a coaxial escapement. This is the most remarkable step on the road of Omega coaxial innovation. For the first time, Omega designed the entire movement around a coaxial escapement, and each of the more than 200 components was designed and produced by Omega for a new movement. At the same time, the manufacturing process of these two movements has also been optimized to prepare for series production. For Omega, the launch of the first self-produced coaxial movement is a return to the origin of the brand: in fact, the brand name of ‘Omega’ is derived from a sequence called ‘Omega’ produced by it in 1894. Production of movements. The birth of the Omega 8500 coaxial movement marks the return of Omega to the Swiss watchmaker who designed and produced its own core.
Later, the 8520/8521 coaxial movement specially designed for small-sized watches, the 8601/8611 coaxial movement with the instantaneous jump calendar function, the 9300/9301 coaxial chronograph movement, with the day of the week display and the instant jump The functional 8602/8612 coaxial movements and the 8605/8615 coaxial movements with GMT function have come out one after another. Omega’s self-produced coaxial movement family continues to grow.
The development of Omega’s coaxial line is confirming the prediction of the inventor of the coaxial escapement, British watchmaker George Daniel: ‘In the 21st century and beyond, it will make mechanical watches more people’s The watch of choice. ‘
She is the guardian of the flower of life,
She is the master of fearless beauty,
She is a mother and herself.
At this moment, IWC watches her light!
She is a mother, guarding the newborn. When the trajectory of destiny is given to the mission of nurture, the energy of life is infinitely released in motherhood. She is not fearless, but love is instinct; she may not be omnipotent, but unreserved. IWC expresses the Vinci Automatic 36, with the ‘flower of life’ engraved on the case back. For thousands of years, this harmonious geometric shape of 19 rings intertwined has been regarded as a symbol of energy and timeless.
IWC Express Vinci Automatic 36 (Model: IW458308)
The 36 mm diameter stainless steel case is set with 54 pure white diamonds, and the berry pink Santoni alligator leather strap is modern and charming. The bright tones contrast beautifully with the black display on the silver-plated dial. The simple and restrained dial inner circle, the striking semi-circular crown and the round date window at ‘6 o’clock’ add feminine charm. Full chain can provide 42 hours power reserve.
Price: 83,300 RMB
She is a mother and herself. Career and family, dream and reality, she has her own rhythm in the staggered roles. The so-called ‘beautiful simplicity’ is the wisdom and calmness of years. IWC Portofino Automatic 37, simple Italian style is beautiful. The sparkling diamond is like her walking through time, confident, determined, and shining.
IWC Portofino Automatic 37 (Model: IW458112)
The stainless steel case with a diameter of 37 mm is set with 66 high-clarity diamonds, with golden hour indexes, showing the noble temperament of this timepiece. The exquisite radial sunlight on the dial brings charming light and shadow effects. A berry pink Santoni crocodile leather strap creates a crisp texture. Full chain can provide 42 hours power reserve.
Price: 74,800 RMB
An emperor’s sister, Rong Zuer, will sing in Shanghai and present a Christmas gift to the fans. From the youthfulness of her debut to the starlight of today, this ‘girl with wings’ shows her self perfectly with each transformation, and she has made the wonderful life with her unremitting efforts. Citizen once again joined hands with them to launch a 2008 solar-powered radio-controlled radio timepiece signed by Rong Zuer during the Christmas season, as a warm and private treasure for urban beauties.
Joey Yung’s dynamic and stylish appearance of the Christmas signature will undoubtedly add more joy to this warm season. The light brown crocodile leather strap with a soft gold case is suitable for the colors of autumn and winter seasons and reflects the confidence and independence of urban women; the sapphire mirror is round and smooth and crystal clear; and the dial design further explains the multi-faceted charm of modern women. The Arabic numerals contrast with the elegant Roman scales. Warm gold and noble silver complement each other. The hollow hands exude a unique artistic flavor, satisfying women’s ultimate pursuit of detail in fashion.
The exquisite and elegant appearance of Joey Yung’s Christmas signature solar-powered radio timepiece is derived from its high-tech inner core. This watch uses the world’s smallest radio-controlled movement and combines Citizen’s leading photovoltaic technology and radio-wave technology. There is no need to manually adjust the time and date. As long as there is light, there is energy. As long as it can receive standard time radio waves, it will not There will be errors. The solar-powered radio wave watch realizes near-perfect automatic management, eliminating all the hassles for busy urban women, and showing calmness whenever and wherever possible.
Confident women are the most beautiful. Citizen Rong Zuer’s signature meets beautiful women with Christmas.