[Special Report from Watch House Basel] On April 25, 2013, the annual watch industry event Basel International Watch Fair kicked off. The watch house team went to Switzerland. In front of you, we will bring the exhibition report in the first time, and send the new watch pictures of major brands as soon as possible. Here are some of Basel’s new products. Jacques Dro’s latest watches are in real shot. Friends who like Jacques Dro can see it first.
With the launch of the Twelve Cities Aventurine and the Eclipse Mother-of-Pearl, the iconic complication of the 43 mm diameter case that was previously featured in the 39 mm diameter The watch embodies the charm of travel in high-quality materials.
Both mother-of-pearl and aventurine have extraordinary beauty, but they are also extremely fragile. This year, the brand created two new watches, with a more subtle dial that combines the brilliance of raw materials and the traditional watch complications that the brand is committed to guarding: multiple time zone display and moon phase display.
Twelve Aventurine Cities (THE TWELVE CITIES AVENTURINE)
The Twelve Cities Aventurine with blue crocodile leather strap allows travelers who travel around the country to stay in close contact with the time of the twelve different capitals.
The most eye-catching is the exquisite oval mother-of-pearl display dial, which is newly designed for women. It is carefully embedded into the aventurine dial with mosaic technology. The hour display window at 12 o’clock corresponds to the city name display window at 6 o’clock. The minutes are indicated by a tapered pointer. This watch is equipped with a time-hopping device, and the city name and hour display can be synchronized.
Mother of Pearl Moon Phase (THE ECLIPSE MOTHER-OF-PEARL)
The Eclipse Mother-of-Pearl watch also presents complex horological functions in new dimensions. This iconic watch has been redesigned with a 39mm diameter to meet the expectations of brand followers.
In addition to the time, date, day of the week, and month display, the golden moon round at six o’clock with the opening and closing of white mother-of-pearl reveals the moon. The moon appears or disappears, and the light and shade overlap until it disappears completely. The entire dial is dotted with a beautiful view of the sky with 8 stars (8 is the lucky number of the brand).
The light of the diamond inlaid in the white gold case and the exquisite dial pattern of this new Eclipse watch complement each other and sparkle, giving the fans of poetic watches a refined elegance.
The pictures and information collected by the reporting team in front of the Watch House will be uploaded to the special topics in Basel, so stay tuned.
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As a Swiss sports watch brand, Certina has been inseparable from sports since the 1970s. Certina combines classic and other innovative elements in the watch, and is loved by table friends for its affordable price and high cost performance. Although the Swatch Group did not participate in the Basel watch exhibition this year, fortunately, the watch family can see a new model of Certina this year, this DSActionGMTAutomatic watch. Certina’s new masterpiece is equipped with GMT function, which is a new and different choice for business people and travellers who frequently travel between the two places. Let’s enjoy this DSActionGMTAutomatic watch together. (Watch model; C032.429.38.051.00)
Certina’s GMT watch has a nickname: Green Beret, this name comes from the United States Green Beret Special Operations Forces (English name ‘GreenBeret’), and due to historical reasons, special forces in the US military can only Refers to the Green Beret Troops. This unit generally operates by a 12-member contingent. Each team member carries a variety of skills, including mastering different languages, possessing proficient technical expertise, and receiving other professional training. Until now, this special force has been divided into five ‘Active DutySpecialForcesGroup’ (ADSFG) and two Army National Guard Special Operations Group (ARNG-SFG), each special operations group has its own task And the soldiers must be trained in the language and culture of the region or country.
Watch real shot
The watch with a diameter of 43 mm has a PVD black-plated stainless steel case, which adds a sense of fashion to the watch. The matte texture will not be too public, and at the same time the male’s tough temperament will be vividly displayed.
From the side, you can see the elegant and smooth curve of the watch, and the lugs show a certain arc, which is in line with ergonomic settings.
The crown of the same material is engraved with the classic “DS” and the non-slip texture design is also used around it, which makes it easy for watch friends to grasp and adjust the time.
The matte black disc design shines. Black dial with green Super-LumiNova® hands and hour markers, date display window at 3 o’clock.
The Arabic numerals in the second time zone use another color-white, forming a sharp contrast with the disk surface, which is more intuitive and clear when reading. At the same time, half of the second time zone is painted green, which is set against the green time scale on the disk surface. Separate hands indicate the time in the second time zone.
The khaki green fabric strap adds a touch of military style, which is in line with the overall style and temperament of the watch. At the same time, it is equipped with a pin buckle, which combines sports style and sturdy craftsmanship.
The movement is equipped with a Swiss-made ETAPowermatic 80.661 self-winding movement with an 80-hour power reserve. And this green beret is very waterproof. Certina uses DS (double insurance) technology on this watch, which increases the waterproof depth to 200 meters.
Summary: Certina’s new watch will be officially launched in China in May. The public price is 7,250 yuan. This price has to be said to be conscience. For such a good value, it also has GMT function, waterproof depth For wrist timepieces up to 200 meters, the price / performance ratio can be said to be very high. If you like a cousin, you can pay more attention. (Picture / text watch home Wu Fengqi)...