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Sports Watch Reviews

25 Aug

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Whether you are a professional businessman or athlete, wristwatch is basic requirement for your profession. These Replica watches reviews will help you to unveil the basic features of a quality sports timepiece. Sports watches have been produced from years to help athletes in keep accurate time without any problem in tough physical activities. For instance, a diver cannot use an ordinary timepiece while diving because only waterproof watch with special features can serve him well. Another advantage of sports watch is that it can be used as a high fashion statement. Here are some of the eye catching features of a quality sports watch.

1.    Water Proof

One of the prime features of every sports watch is to perfectly waterproof. Professional divers need to use a high quality waterproof watch like Rolex Submariner not only to avoid water from entering into the watch case but also to track depth of the water. Gas escape valve is an additional feature added by many watch manufacturers to their timepieces. The pressure is very intense below water which results in damaging watch case. A gas escape valve releases the pressure from inside the case and thus prevents the watch from any damage.

2.    Stop Watch

Stop watch is mostly used in racing sports like care racing, marathon and so on. Almost every sport watch have this features but some of them like Casio watches have special stop watch from all sort of racing athletes.

3.    Timer

Time is a useful tool used in many sports. A bright example of such watch feature is Adidas watches. Sports like basketball or football need such type of watch to keep the record of elapsed time. Countdown can be used to beat the previous record.

4.    Manufacturing

Perhaps the most important feature of any wrist watch is the way it is built. In most cases reliable material like stainless steel, hard plastic and many more are used to make a quality sport timepiece. A sports watch usually lasts for longtime as compared to ordinary watches. A wise watch maker is always aware about the need of the athletes and the atmosphere where the watch will be used, so he never compromise of the quality of the timepiece.

Watches are ideal for sportsmen of any type but the problem is most people don’t know about the features of a quality sport timepiece. Hopefully you will find a good sports timepiece with these replica watches reviews.

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Top 5 Gold Watches

16 Apr

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Gold watch represents status and wealth in a best possible wrist fashion. These Replica watches Reviews will help you to know about the top five gold watches. Watch manufacturers use gold a case material for the practical reasons in a serious historic sense. As a metal, gold has some interesting properties from being easily machined to heavily tarnish- resistant which is perfectly polish-able. Mixing gold with other metals in order to produce alloys reveals the best beneficial properties of gold with the toughness of such metals. Most of the gold cased watches feature 14k or 18k gold. 18k gold watches are a recent phenomenon. It became popular in early 1980s, when gold price rose which allowed the watch makers to add extra gold and also increase the prices of gold watches.

Gold watches have interesting history in the business world. During the 20th century, the goal of many people was to work for many years at Watch Company and receive a gift of gold watch on the retirement. Gold watch worn by business people and professionals is an indicator of status and success. Gold watches have similar cultural and social valve, though the importance in the luxury watch industry has been changed due to various types of interesting materials. Indeed every fashion lover wants to own a classy gold watch across different cultures. Here is a list of top five gold watches that you will love to wear on your wrist.

1.    Rolex President

The genuine name of Rolex President is “Day-Date” but generally people call it as the President. The name President has been given to the watch because few United States Presidents wore Day-Date and thus the name stuck. Today, you can own the Rolex President in traditional 36mm wide size and also the modern 41mm wide size with the Day-Date ll models. All Rolex Day-Date (President) watches are available in precious metal gold cases along with variations on terms of their dials and diamonds decoration. The price of President Model’s like218235 starts from $37,550.

2.    Bulova Accu-Swiss Percheron 24k Gold

The Bulova Accu-Swiss “First Edition of the Joseph Bulova Collection” was introduced in 2014 and probably the least known brand in our top ten gold watches list. The watch features very interesting strap which is the combination of crocodile with titanium rivets along with black steel Milanese inner bracelet. Surely you don’t know that it is world’s first watch with 24k gold case (others contain 18k gold). The case of the watch is more than 99.99% pure gold which a gift to serious gold lovers is. Bulova developed a special forging process to make gold hard enough for the watch case material. The highly limited timepiece has a simple Swiss automatic movement and the price starts at $42,000.

3.    Omega Speedmaster 57 Co-Axial Chronograph watch

Probably this is the world’s most iconic functional sports watch produced in all gold case and bracelet. This unique mixture communicates status and sensibility at the same time. There are various versions of Omega Speedmaster and most of them are available in 18k gold. The new Speedmaster 57 Co-Axial Chronograph model has few attractive features that include an in-house made Omega mechanical chronograph movement with 41.5mm wide case. This model is available in both 18k yellow and rose gold. The Speedmaster 57 Co-Axial models (ref 331.50.42.51.02.001) price starts from $36,000.

4.    Breguet Type XXll

This sports watch was originally meant for military pilots. Another modern and a bit large version is Type XXl and Type XXll with enchanting chocolate brown face perfectly matched to 18k rose-gold case. Breguet Type XXll contains a quality 10Hz operating chronograph movement which is rare with both matching bracelet and gold case. This elegant, masculine, sporty and timeless (ref 388oBR/Z2/RXV) is priced at $55,500.

5.    Audemars Piguet Royal Oak 41mm

The watch was first produced by the company in 1970s and the goal was to make it a high end steel sports watch with price of gold watch. The Royal Oak 41mm has been made with 18k gold and the price is $50, 500.

Top Things To Look For In A Luxury Watch Part- Entry Level Luxury Watches

11 Apr

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There are number of luxury watch brands out in the market with distinguishing features and high class material. In order to know about these watches, you must read the Replica Watches Reviews to probe into such watches. There is a huge difference between online shopping and shopping in market. It is easy to find authentic products in nearby markets because physical appearance can help you to pick the best one. But the world of internet is full of scammers and most people are deprived from their money by them. Reviews are very useful in this regards because to can read the views of all the customers of the particular product. In this article, we will share the basic features of an entry level luxury watch. These watches are placed in $300 or above price point.

For $300 and up watches

There are varieties of watches included in this category. $300 may be a big amount for some while for others the money may not worth so much. If you belong to the first category then you need to be care as they are important things to look for. But this is just a single list and there are many other things that should be considered in a decent watch.

1.    Sapphire Crystal

A watch crystal is a transparent cover present on the face of the watch. Crystals are made from the different materials for over years, but only few are the most used ones. There are mainly two types of crystal found in watches that are synthetic sapphire crystals or mineral glass. Mineral crystal is cheaper and also offers one benefit over sapphire crystal that they don’t shatter when struck hard. It means that they may crack but they will not shatter in worst cases. On the other hand sapphire crystal is rare and also occurs with a very harsh impact. The watch with thick sapphire crystal refers to the potency of the timepiece. Sapphire crystal is a serious scratch resistant one. You can see the elegant watches with beat-up cases and flawless crystal. Sapphire crystal is thus more desirable over mineral crystals and must be preferred in majority of times.

2.    Solid Metal Construction

Everyone wants to get a timepiece out of a solid metal but do you know how cheaper watches cut costs. Grade 316L stainless steel should be used in making steel watches. Also the bracelet links and watch case should be made of solid pieces of metal because many manufacturers have folded metal or other hollow material. You can easily tell if the bracelet is solid or not by inspecting its side and if it looks as one solid piece. In entry level luxury watches, cases are mostly made from the fewer number of pieces and also most metal is used. It means that other materials like plastic or others are rarely used in watch making.

3.    Swiss Movement Or Japanese Movement

No other watches manufacturer can compete with Swiss made movements but only Japan is known for making decent watch movements. Indeed all watch movements are not created equally. Swiss movements come from Ronda or ETA especially the quartz movements. Japanese quartz movements come from makers like Casio, Citizen and Seiko. But these countries are not the only manufacturers of movements; you can find other movements at such price points. If you are not interested in Japanese watch then try to find the watch with Swiss movement. Though there are Chinese movements available but they are not reliable like the above two movements. One thin more, never go with mechanical movements at this price point, just stay with quartz movements.

4.    Solid Feeling Construction

In order to get a solid watch, you need to check the strap or bracelet fitting to the case. Put the wristwatch on your wrist and check the clasp or buckle operations, they should be smooth along with nice action. The buckle or clasp should not feel poorly or flimsy sized. If the watch features a rotating diver’s bezel, just twist it around and observe the movement it gives in a resting position. A decent watch should not any noise after being shifted around briskly on the wrist. For the very same reasons, Swiss manufacturers make best metal bracelets as compared to other ones such as Japan.

5.    Designed by True Watch Manufacturers

Just imagine about two people designing the watches. One is carefully managing the watch features as timepiece, while other is only concerned about the appearance of the watch. The elegant watches are always designed by using fundamental watch design principles. The alternative is the fashion watches with fabulous appearance but they have vestigial design cues. In a worst condition, the watch with poor function and poor design. The watches may have missing chronograph sub-dials, fake inoperable measuring scales, erroneous markers on dial and too short or wrong size hands. You may want your good looking watch to function as a move prop. In order to have best watch, you need to carefully look at the dial and all other features of it. This is one of the serious problems in the watch world nowadays but believe me, you will be proud that you find the watch by taking sometime which was actually designed to be a quality functioning instrument.

6.    Locking Deployant (Metal Bracelet)

Cheap watches with metal bracelet have a single locking clasp. This is a type of bracelet that just clicks into place. The perfect metal bracelet has the “double or triple locking clasps.” The triple lock has a push button in the mix. The double locking clasp are also available with a push button rather than of a fold over flap. In short, a good watch has a reliable bracelet which can survive in all conditions.

7.    Weight

Watch weight is one of the prime aspects. Some people love to wear heavy watches while others want to have light ones. In expensive watches, people want materials like titanium which is light weight than steel but in entry level luxury watches, weight is a sign of quality. Though titanium is also available in this category but with this price level, you will only get the watch with nice crisp quality appearance with steel. As we mentioned above, often times weight signifies the solid construction using a reliable quality steel. So, it is necessary to feel the weight of the bracelet and case to justify your investment.

8.    Signed Crown and Clasp or Buckle

A good watch maker carefully design the watch with perfectness. You can find the watch makers name on four places which are face of the watch, crown, case back and strap buckle or deployant clasp. They are also popular as “signed crowns or buckle clasps”. In the entry level luxury watch category, there are various types of light laser engraving. Expensive priced watches have graphics and logos done in relief. Cheap watches have deployants and bare crowns which indicate that such parts are taken from a parts bin and are far away from personal touch.

9.    Good Dial Lumination

All watches don’t have illuminating dials that glows in the dark. The feature is commonly found in classic or formal watches. However, all sports and casual wristwatches have some type of luminant applied on the dial and also on the hands. There are various qualities of luminant. Some are so impractical that should not be used. There are luminant that charges comfortably when exposed to sunlight or room and glows for hours. Japanese have the ability to make quality luminant. Watches with tritium gas tubes are best alternative for luminant. The timepieces are made by only one Swiss company and glows automatically for about 25-30 years. It is not hard to find tritium gas tubes as many known brands use them. But most watches you find will feature luminant. Try to find watch with large surface areas of luminant applied richly.

10.     Consistent Pricing

There are discount offers available on many watches to draw the attention from quality to quantity. Prices are often below retail which leads you to pay the actual “consistent street price”. For instance a $500 watches is available with $400 price at many watch points. An authorized dealer tags a price of $400 while unauthorized deal charges the same one for $250. The situation is alarming for many people with the value of the watch. This is known as “inconsistent pricing”. If you want to look for the consistency, don’t vary wildly from one seller to another.

The Wristwatch Reviews- Rolex Submariner

24 Mar

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Professional diving watches such as Rolex Submariner are popular for their perfect time keeping ability in deep waters. In these Replica Rolex Reviews, we will share the reviews about the Rolex Submariner which will help to know about the perfect diving watch. The Rolex Submariner has the honor of first professional diving watch that was produced the Swiss master in 1953. The main designer of the watch Jacques Cousteau was a diving enthusiast and also served in the Navy before watch making. Being a professional diver, he was well aware about the necessities of a reliable diving watch. So the Rolex Submariner has following features:

Clear visibility in deep water with high contrast ratio black dial and big luminous hands.

Good water proof, antimagnetic and anti-collision structure.

Perfect corrosion resistance in different temperatures.

The first generation submariner with Ref. 6204 was slight different from 6202 and 6204 which was water resistant to 100m. The simple hand was changed with a “Mercedes-Benz” hand. During the same period, Rolex introduced 6205 models with a Submariner words on its dial. 6200 which was produced in 1954-1956 was the special edition of the Rolex Submariner. The difference between this model and other ones were the Roman numeral hour markers at 3, 6 and 9. The second generation came with the introduction of Ref. 6538 with same iconic “Mercedes-Benz” hand. The case diameter of 6538 model was increased to 38mm with Cal. 1030 Butterfly Rotor movement which had passed the COSC test and was the best movement at the time. “+” was changed into “BREVET” words below the “Crown” logo. The most notable aspect of the models was the water resistance to 200M.

Jean Piccard and Auguste made a new submarine diving record when they dived to 3150 meters in 1953. At the same time, Rolex Submariner was born and was used in a diving adventure in 600 meters. Casino Royale was broadcasted on 21 October 1954 which was the first time when 007 appeared on the screen. The main character Barry Nelson wore the Rolex Submariner which was released a year ago. Sean Connery also wore the watch in Dr.No but Rolex didn’t want to sponsor him. So the director had to lend its own NATO strap Submariner to the actor. It is due to this fact that people nowadays change the original Oyster bracelet of Submariner into a NATO cloth strap.

Ref 5508 (1958-1965) was the third generation Submariner with a Cal. 1530, 37mm diameter case and was water resistant to 100 meters. But the price was higher from the previous models and also had a red version “Submariner” words on the dial. The radioactivity increased due to the change of luminescent material. The 5510 was produced for only two years and was water resistant to 200 meters.

Rolex Submariner reached to its fourth generation with ref. 5512. The new models had various differences from the previous versions.

The bezel’s material was changed into solid steel from mixed rubber.

The bezel’s flutings were widened and were much bigger than previous models.

The crown of the Submariner was smashed in an accident in late 50’s, so guards on the both sides of the crown were added which is still in use.

A waterproof apron was added on the tube.

Beneath the “Crown” logo, there were three round points which were used as sports model sign.

Bracelet was prominently improved.

The case diameter was improved into a genuine sports watch size 39.5mm. The Cal. 1750 was used in 5512 which was the most advanced product of Rolex at that time. Due to its durability and accuracy, it has still a good reputation.

Ref. 5513 was a bit cheap version of 5512 with quite long lifeline and also with large production. The previous luminous markers were free from frames but later on they were equipped with frames but not metal ones. 1530 movement was used in 5513 model which was then switched to 1520 movement after few years. 5513’s military version was ref. 5517 that featured canvas military strap with much stronger sword hands but the price was very expensive. IOS (International Organization for Standardization made detailed requirements on the specifications of diving watch during the production of 5513. Here are the details which were published on July 1, 1981.

The watch must be readable in the dark from 25cm distance with proper time identification with time span on the bezel.

The timepiece must be DC anti-magnetic for more than 60 Gauss.

Even if it falls from 1 meter height on a hard word, it must not get any damage.

Plus 20kg resistance to external force.

The watch must work properly after immersing it in 3% salt water for at-least 24 hours.

The watch must have the ability to withstand 40 C -5 C -40 C temperature cycle.

1 and 5 graduation must be clear on the bezel

Can act properly under 30cm depth of water

Can withstand 12.5 atmospheric air pressure after testing for 20 minutes in water.

Added helium must be present in the watch to keep proper timing in the dark

A diving watch must have above requirements but watch such as Submariner is a professional and rare diving watch.

Ref. 1680 was one of the earliest models of Submariner with date function. Cal. 1570 movement was used in 1680 with water resistance to 200M and the production lasted from 1965 to 1980. Famous “Red Sub” was another model of 1680 that was loved worldwide by watch fans. Ref 16800 featured a sapphire crystal and was water resistant to 300 meters. The watch was equipped with 3035 movement and was also more stable and accurate than other models. In 1989, 168000 was produced but soon it was replaced with 16610 immediately.

Submariner was produced for the exploration of underwater world with special features. In-fact Submariner was not as spectacular as Daytona and also not had many functions but it was a gift for adventurers with powerful practical valve. 5513 was discontinued in 1989 and modern Submariner with ref 14060 emerged. Sapphire crystal was used to prevent the scratches and other damages that were caused in sports. But the hard brittle characteristic was not good enough to prevent collision. The new Rolex no date mechanism with Cal. 3030 was produced in 2001 that replaced 3000 and the previous model 14060 was renamed to 14060M. The newest Submariner Date with 300 meters waterproof was ref. 16610. 3135 new movement was used along with sapphire crystal. Rolex introduced 16610LV with green bezel as special anniversary edition on the 50th anniversary of Rolex in 2003. Rolex Submariner has been successfully retaining the top spot in the diving watches for over sixty years.

Watch the watch!

9 May

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I am sure that you have very often wanted to buy an original Swiss watch but were most probably discouraged by its high price tag. You might have considered buying a Swiss replica watch instead. I mean, come on, what is the difference between these imitation watches and the original ones, right?

All replica watches traders will tell you that these replica watches are of great quality. Most of these watches actually have a very decent quality mechanism, the one that has a smooth sweeping second hand, and very good time accuracy and a hacking mechanism. The hacking mechanism is what makes the second hand stop when you pull out the winding crown to set the time or date.

Why buy replica watches?

There are many doubts that enter one’s mind when it comes to buying replica watches. The main concern is the price of the watch, the comfort and whether the quality of the product will be up to our expectation or not. However, we should keep in mind that it is not necessary that all the replica watches are of poor quality and might not work for a long time. Recently, the qualities of the replicas have improved greatly and have become a threat to the original pieces. The replicas are also very cheap as compared to the original watches and have high durability along with wear resistivity. However, before buying a replica, make sure you go through replica watches reviews to be confident about your purchase.

How to recognize a reputable online store.

If you are searching to buy a good replica watch, then you have to pick the right supplier. To make the best choice, first have an overview of the website. Go through the information provided, the product specification, quality, coherence of the photos, and the refund and warranty policies. Use your discretion and make sure nothing looks too fake.

Go through the customer feedback to know the reputation of the website and the quality of the product. Prefer buying the watches from stores that have money back guarantee, replacement or refunding policies so that you can make your purchase without hesitation. Choose a website that has precise information about the product, a wide variety of replicas of various brands and clear cut pictures that exactly depict the product you are reviewing.

It will be an added bonus if you find websites which have numerous other services like a currency converter, an online live chat service, a user friendly and attractive interface and a price filter so that finding a watch according to your preference is easy to do. Also be sure that the website is not spam.

Conclusion:

Who says that you have to buy the original ones when you can wear a watch so similar that it is pretty difficult to differentiate between the original one and the replica one? You’ll find many websites which are able to provide you with replica watches so that you may buy yourselves one!

Replica watches review – Which ones should be trusted?

20 Feb

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Swiss watches are perhaps the most sought after brand of watches. They have the honor of producing watches which have maintained high standards of quality and design. The world is well aware of the popularity of Rolex watches. The craze that these watches have witnessed has proved that they are indeed among the best when it comes to quality and design. However, despite the fact that they are said to be among the best brands of watches in the world, not many people can acquire them. The reason is quite apparent: their cost is way out of reach of normal people. Considering the high standards that have been maintained in quality and design, it does seem natural that the watches would be high in rates as well. Due to the high prices, these watches are unattainable for a large section of the population who then turn to replica watches.

Replica watches – Are they worth your money?

When people cannot get their hands on the original thing, they turn to try to find an alternative that would enable them to get the taste of that particular object and will not bleed them dry financially either. Perhaps this is why the trend of replica watches has been growing drastically, which brings us to the rather important aspect of replica watches reviews. The question that needs to be dealt with as we talk about the replica watches is whether these watches are worth the money. Are we truly making a correct decision in purchasing one or are we being lured into a trap? This is the question that needs to be pondered upon before a final decision is made. While it is true that the replica of the watches seems to be the perfect model in paper, does the same hold true when they are actually worn?

Different shades of testimonials

As we search the internet to find out more regarding the quality of these replica watches and the kind of experience that the majority have had with this product, we find that opinions vary drastically. When we look for the replica watches reviews, there are some testimonials that deem it to be a perfect investment. According to these people, this was the perfect purchase they could have made. For others, the reality is completely different. People have claimed it to be a rather cheap copy of the original that doesn’t hold a torch to the authentic brand.

Final words

A replica can never match the quality of the original. The original will always be one step ahead. The thing that you do have to keep in mind during your search for replica watches is whether the products would remain with you for a considerable amount of time or would it give up on you in a short duration, thereby leading to a complete loss of money. Make sure that you have undergone adequate research before you make your final selection to ensure that you are not making a mistake.

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