Posts tagged with : "Baselworld"

 

Frédérique Constant and Alpina reveal the first Swiss Horological Smartwatch, powered By MotionX. Discover the watches and listen to my interview with Frédérique Constant group CEO Peter Stas.

Frédérique Constant and Alpina reveal the first Swiss Horological Smartwatch, powered By MotionX. Discover the watches and listen to my interview with Frédérique Constant group CEO Peter Stas.

Powered by MotionX, the new Swiss Horological Smartwatches are capable of bi-directional communication with iPhone and Android apps. Discoverwatches by clicking on “read more”…

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Black Ceramic and Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Grey Ceramic

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Black Ceramic and Hublot Big Bang Ferrari Grey Ceramic

The collaboration between Ferrari and Hublot started in 2012. Nine limited Ferrari chronographs have been launched so far. These are two new Big Bang Ferrari “racing” versions for the year 2015.

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Breitling Chronoliner

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Breitling Chronoliner

Breitling is an “official supplier to world aviation”. The Swiss watch-manufacturer found inspiration in a model from the 1950s and 60s to present its new Chronoliner.

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Saint Honoré – the Tour Eiffel timepiece

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Saint Honoré – the Tour Eiffel timepiece

For the first time ever real steel taken from the Tour Eiffel (Eiffel Tower) in Paris has been incorporated into a watch bezel. Click on read more to discover the new timepiece…

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Porsche Design Chronotimer Series 1

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Porsche Design Chronotimer Series 1

I just received a picture of the new Porsche Design timepiece. This is the first new designed chronograph after the recent relaunch of the Porsche Design watch brand. Have a look and click on “read more”…

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Oris Aquis Depth Gauge with a blackened case, a yellow rubber strap and unidirectional revolving top ring with tungsten inlay

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Oris Aquis Depth Gauge with a blackened case, a yellow rubber strap and unidirectional revolving top ring with tungsten inlay

The ingenious application of Boyle-Mariotte’s Law in the Oris Aquis Depth Gauge is not new, but this new and cool execution is. Discover the watch by “clicking on read more” …

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Heuer CARRERA (39mm) Calibre 18 – Chronographe automatique

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Heuer CARRERA (39mm) Calibre 18 – Chronographe automatique

This is another Carrera chronograph being marketed under the much more attractive name Heuer and not TAG Heuer. I invite you to discover the timepiece…

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Alpina Startimer Pilot Chronograph Big Date and Alpina Startimer Pilot Big Date

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Alpina Startimer Pilot Chronograph Big Date and Alpina Startimer Pilot Big Date

Frédérique Constant`s little, successful sister Alpina presents two new pilot-type watches for just little money. Click on “read more” to discover them…

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Hamilton Chrono Worldtimer Quartz

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Hamilton Chrono Worldtimer Quartz

The innovative quartz-calibre enables the wearer of this Hamilton timepiece to switch in-between a chronograph and world time function. 

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Longines Conquest Classic Moonphase

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Longines Conquest Classic Moonphase

This is a Longines we have already seen before. But since classic chronographs with moon phase indication are again getting popular the Conquest Classic Moonphase makes it way back to the markets…

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: MIDO Commander Caliber 80 Chronometer

Pre-Baselworld 2015: MIDO Commander Caliber 80 Chronometer

Mido is expanding its Commander collection to include the Caliber 80 Chronometer, a high-precision timepiece powered by a new, latest generation chronometer movement.

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Pre-Baselworld 2015: Breitling Transocean Chronograph 1915

Pre-Baselworld 2015: Breitling Transocean Chronograph 1915

In 1915, one century ago, Breitling was one of the very first brands to offer a wrist chronograph. This Transocean with an exclusive new Breitling calibre and an unusual design is reinterpreting the famous 1915 timepiece.

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Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra James Bond Limited Edition – This is the new official James Bond 007 watch of the 24th Bond movie called Spectre

Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra James Bond Limited Edition – This is the new official James Bond 007 watch of the 24th Bond movie called Spectre

Omega unveils the next official 007-watch. The new James Bond movie Spectre will be released November 6th this year. Click on “read more” to see the new cool Omega timepiece …

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Frédérique Constant Manufacture Zodiac 24h Limited Edition

Frédérique Constant Manufacture Zodiac 24h Limited Edition

To honor the Chinese traditional calendar system the Geneva based, family owned manufacturer launches its Manufacture Zodiac 24h limited edition.  2015 is the year of the goat, marked at 6 o’clock on the dial. Have a look, click on “read more”…

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Omega unveils the Speedmaster Grey Side of the Moon. Absolutely stunning!

Omega unveils the Speedmaster Grey Side of the Moon. Absolutely stunning!

Ladies and gentlemen this is a beautiful solid ceramic timepiece. Nothing comparable has ever been introduced to the universe of Swiss watchmaking. Well done Omega, well done! Click on “read more” to get the story…

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Omega Speedmaster Professional Apollo 11 45th Anniversary Limited Edition

Omega Speedmaster Professional Apollo 11 45th Anniversary Limited Edition

The first 2014 Speedmaster Apollo 11 45th Anniversary have been delivered to the retailers. That’s a good occasion to show the new one and on 10 pages some selected & limited Omega Speedmaster chronographs dating from 2000 to 2012. 

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My Top 15 Chronographs 2014

My Top 15 Chronographs 2014

These are the 15 chronographs that made it on my list this year. It´s a very, very personal choice and I am therefor looking forward to read your comments that are of course as always highly appreciated …

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Listen up, mothers and fathers: Your football enthusiastic kids might have a lot of fun with the new Tissot Quickster Football.

Listen up, mothers and fathers: Your football enthusiastic kids might have a lot of fun with the new Tissot Quickster Football.

The 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil rounds the corner, if you are actually looking for a cool gift for your kids you could score a goal by offering them one of these cool Tissot watches.

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Happy Birthday Patek Philippe!

Happy Birthday Patek Philippe!

Patek Philippe was founded the 1. May 1839 by Antoni Patek and František Czapek as the Patek, Czapek & Cie. in Geneva. In 1845 the contract that binds Czapek and Patek is not renewed…

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Ulysse Nardin again conducts pioneering work

Ulysse Nardin again conducts pioneering work

With the Ulysse Anchor Escapement the still privately owned manufacturer Ulysse Nardin based in Le Locle and La Chaux-de-Fonds in the Swiss Jura again proves that there is room for improvement.

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Baselworld 2014: The Rado HyperChrome Ceramic Touch Dual Timer

Baselworld 2014: The Rado HyperChrome Ceramic Touch Dual Timer

This Rado has no crown, you activate and you set the time by touch only. In my opinion it looks good, it feels good and it is the perfect travel companion! 

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Baselworld 2014: The Luminox novelties

Baselworld 2014: The Luminox novelties

Luminox timepieces are well known for their proven ability to always offer best readability. Since the micro gas-lights (borosilicate glass capsules) used always glows there is no need to recharge it by a light source. 

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Baselworld 2014: The Mido novelties

Baselworld 2014: The Mido novelties

I estimate that the Swatch Group-brand Mido sells around 140.000 watches a year, including more then 60.000 official certified chronometers by COSC; so Mido ranks among the biggest five chronometer makers in Switzerland.

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Baselworld 2014: The Alpina Alpiner 4 novelties

Baselworld 2014: The Alpina Alpiner 4 novelties

Alpina what?!?! You don´t know Alpina yet? So let me introduce you the brand that belongs to the Geneva watchmaking Manufacture owned by Aletta und Peter Stas.

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Baselworld 2014: The new Certina sports chronographs

Baselworld 2014: The new Certina sports chronographs

Selling its watches in the price range from 300 to 1500 Euro Certina offers an impeccable quality and an attractive design. Please discover some of the 2014 novelties

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Baselworld 2014: My very personal Top 10 Watches

Baselworld 2014: My very personal Top 10 Watches

This is my choice, my very personal selection, a choice of watches I like and I would buy. This is neither a rating, nor a chart, it is just my very personal choice…

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Baselworld 2014: The Christophe Claret novelties (pictures and videos)

Baselworld 2014: The Christophe Claret novelties (pictures and videos)

Christophe Claret becomes more and more a watch brand. But Christophe Claret is also still developing and delivering complicated calibres to renowned clients of the industry. Discover the stunning Christophe Claret watches Maestoso, Poker and Margot…

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Baselworld 2014: Interview with Nick Hayek, President of the Executive Group Management Board and member of the Board of Directors of Swatch Group.

Baselworld 2014: Interview with Nick Hayek, President of the Executive Group Management Board and member of the Board of Directors of Swatch Group.

Not only here at Baselworld Nick Hayek is the most wanted and best interlocutor you can get. Today I can offer you a 53 minutes comprehensive and interesting interview. 

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Baselworld 2014: Interview with Jean-Christophe Babin, CEO Bulgari

Baselworld 2014: Interview with Jean-Christophe Babin, CEO Bulgari

Jean-Christophe Babin was appointed CEO of Bulgari half a year ago. Since he has arrived at the Roman Jeweler he is strengthening its watchmaking activities. Get an update what happened so far and what will happen in the near future…

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Baselworld 2014: Interview with Walter von Känel, CEO Longines

Baselworld 2014: Interview with Walter von Känel, CEO Longines

Today Longines ranks among the very big players of the industry. Only a few surpassed the magic boundary of one billion CHF turn-over. Already years ago Walter von Känel started literally to conquer the segment he today is so successful in.

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