For 80 years, the famous Swiss watch brand Audemars Piguet has spared no effort to create a chronograph with innovative dial design and excellent performance. In 1997, the first Royal Oak series chronograph came into being. With its unique octagonal case and octagonal screw design, it was quickly welcomed by watch friends and became the most recognizable brand in the brand. One of the classic money. In 2017, for the 20th anniversary of the Royal Oak Chronograph, the brand launched 7 new Royal Oak series chronographs to commemorate this glorious moment. Among them are the 950 platinum bezel, titanium case and gray dial that I will introduce to you today. Let’s take a look together: (watch model: 26331IP.OO.1220IP.01)
Continuing the classic
The new Audemars Piguet Royal Oak series chronograph still retains the brand’s highly recognizable octagonal case and bracelet design, and is complemented by the classic “Grande Tapisserie” large checkered dial, which reproduces the exclusive beauty of the brand’s premium sports watches. After the subtle adjustment of the design, the dial is more visually balanced, showing a new aesthetic, and more in line with the aesthetic characteristics of the times. In addition, the watch is also more detailed in details. The 950 platinum bezel is polished to retain the high-cold, luxurious beauty of platinum.
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph
It inherits the consistent octagonal case and octagonal screw design of the series, which is fully recognizable. The case uses a 41 mm diameter design with a thickness of 11 mm. From the side of the watch, the conspicuous 3 blue chronograph dial and blue minute bezel are harmonious and beautiful, leaving a deep impression.
The octagonal crown, together with the chronograph start / pause and zero reset buttons, form the operating mechanism of the watch. The ‘AP’ brand logo is engraved on it, and the angular external design can make the crown feel better and the timing more convenient. In addition, the watch is equipped with a crown waterproof device to ensure the watch’s excellent waterproof performance.
Grey Grande Tapisserie ‘large checkered dial, three dark blue sub dials equipped with graduated rings, making the timekeeping more accurate and clearer. 3, 6, and 9 hours are 30-minute counter, small second, 12-hour counter The date display is located between the 4 and 5 hours. Various functions are neatly listed on the dial, giving a sense of harmony. The central hour and minute hands, chronograph seconds and hour scales are covered with luminous parts. This is convenient when you can see clearly even in a dark environment.
Although it is designed for a dense back cover, the ‘Royal Oak’ series logo is engraved on it, which gives certain watchability under the premise of ensuring the security of the watch movement. This watch is equipped with Audemars Piguet Calibre 2835 automatic movement, its thickness is only 5.5 mm, it consists of 304 parts, and the power reserve is 40 hours. The watch has a daily water resistance of 50 meters.
The design of the bracelet is also very interesting. The titanium strap with small polished 950 platinum strap links protects the design features of the Royal Oak watch bracelet, and combines the durability of titanium with the beauty of platinum. , This year’s Royal Oak Chronograph is a more special one.
With titanium AP folding clasp, fast and convenient to wear. This design can hide the buckle between the wrists and add the overall beauty to the watch.
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph
Summary: 950 platinum with titanium case bracelet, this Audemars Piguet Royal Oak series chronograph combines the luxury of platinum with the long-lasting quality of titanium, perfectly matched with the gray Grande Tapisserie dial Recreate the light work on the wrist. Personally think that the biggest highlight of this watch lies in the dial color, exquisite and beautiful dark blue outer ring and three-dimensional gray plaid to create a sense of sincerity and full of quality. Revel. The watch is a special edition with a limited edition of 500 pieces worldwide and is only available in the brand’s specialty stores. For those who like this watch, may wish to visit the store for details .