Presenting in detail exciting watches designs collection for 2015.
Smartwatches Primera PlanaWatch most discussed at Baselworld was not even there. Perhaps beware errors quartz crisis, even the most traditional brands SmartWatch Apple reacted somehow.
Most notably, Breitling B55 debuted its pilot controlled application, which records flight hours and automatically corrects across time zones, while Mondaine went further with his model Helvetica step- and sleep monitoring, perfect for those after SmartWatch functionality and looks traditional.
Breitling B55 SmartWatch
Mondaine Helvetica SmartWatch
Bling Is Back
The rise of China as a market for luxury goods means more premium brands models gemstone carat dirty to raise prices – and margins.
Graff diamond specialists have been at this for years, but now even more typically restrained brands like Rolex are embracing the bling, showing a Cellini Oyster Perpetual Datejust and Pearlmasters they had diamonds around the dial to jewel-bezelled bracelet.
Probably not one for wearing to the gym.
Rolex Cellini Gem-Bezel Watch
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust Pearlmaster
After NATO and rubber straps Milanese road to the fore opened as how fashionable to keep a watch on your wrist.
Surprisingly, Rolex debuted his own version, the Oysterflex – even if the mark applied for the elastomer loaded with titanium sheets, the flexibility of rubber with the strength of metal, was actually a “technical Bracelet”.
Semantics aside, rubber downplayed their usual limits dive to provide a sporty driving and driving Breitling watches TAG Heuer. If you can not afford to add to your collection, swapping the tape is a much more affordable way to update your wristwear.
Hublot rubber strap watch at Baselworld 2015
Rolex Yacht Master Rubber Strap Watch at Baselworld 2015
TAG Heuer Carrera Rubber Strap Watch at Baselworld 2015
For all precious metals – rose gold was especially prevalent in both movements housing metal in solid form and as PVD coating on quartz watches – several brands presented watches compounds were designed to be tougher, lighter or more attractive than Standard steel, titanium and gold.
Expert ceramic Rado introduced new models of its super tough plasma, offering the look of steel with the benefits of ceramics. And Breitling Galactic presented its Unitime SleekT with a bevel formed tungsten carbide, five times stronger than steel material. Which means you do not need to wince every time a door handle is captured
The rise luxury brand entry level as Tudor, and had a unpegging impact on the value of the Swiss franc, which means that from a collection of watches has become easier.
Yes, there are still a lot of labels silly price on display at the Basel Fair, Girard-Perregaux £ 300,000 + Minute Repeater collaboration Ferrari Hublot, but the likes of Longines, Rolex Louis Vuitton until all the innovative parts arrived launched under the £ 5000 mark.
Perhaps most impressive for horologists, Heuer announced a tourbillon of the house for just over £ 10,000. No pocket change, but impressive for a complication that often struggle.