In 1997, Audemars Piguet Royal Oak introduced the first chronograph. The thickness of the chronograph movement is less than 5.5 mm. It integrates classic shell shape and mechanical chronograph display. One of my favorite watches. Since then, the brand has launched numerous versions for this best-selling category. Today, the Royal Oak Chronograph has become one of the core products of this series. In 2017, following the success of the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak series chronograph, the brand once again brought 7 new products to the Royal Oak series, including 4 rose gold funds (chain and belt) and three stainless steel funds (chain) ), To provide table friends with a richer choice. Let’s take a look at the blue disk rose gold belt as an example.
20th Anniversary of Royal Oak
2017 marks the 20th anniversary of the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak series chronograph. The newly designed Royal Oak series chronograph was unveiled at the annual Geneva Watch & Jewellery Salon. The new model still maintains the brand’s highly recognizable octagonal case and strap design, and is contrasted with the classic and textured “Grande Tapisserie” large checkered decoration, showing the luxury of its high-end sports watch. The dial after the subtle adjustment design is more visually balanced and shows a new aesthetic.
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph
The new product is designed with a diameter of 41 mm, and the discerning octagonal case is brushed and polished to present an excellent sensory enjoyment. Blended with the bezel after brushing and polishing, recreating the charm of Royal Oak Chronograph. The lugs are integrated with the case, with sharp edges and corners, which is very tough.
One side of the watch is two chronograph operation buttons and an octagonal crown. The crown is engraved with the Audemars Piguet ‘AP’ logo, which gives it a unique brand recognition charm. The operating feel of the octagonal crown is very good, and the time adjustment is very convenient.
On the blue Grande Tapisserie ”large checkered dial, three rose gold sub dials are equipped with graduated rings to make the chronograph function more accurate and clear. The 3 hour mark position is 30 minutes and the hour mark position is 12 hours. Chronograph, small seconds at 6 o’clock. The date display is between 4 and 5 o’clock. Although the functions are diverse, they are not cluttered and arranged neatly. Both are covered with luminous parts, which is convenient when you can see clearly even in a dark environment.
This time, the new back cover has a dense bottom design and is equipped with the Audemars Piguet Calibre 2835 automatic movement. It is only 5.5 mm thick and consists of 304 components. The power reserve is 40 hours.
The blue crocodile leather strap with full texture is fashionable and full of vitality. It contrasts with the color of the dial to enhance the overall viewing.
Attach an 18K rose gold folding clasp with the English logo of Audemars Piguet on it. The design of the folding buckle makes the removal and removal of the watch very convenient, and it can ensure the safety of the watch between the wrist and is very reliable.
Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Chronograph
Summary: Among the 7 new products, the stainless steel material is equipped with black, white and blue dials; the rose gold material is equipped with brown, blue dials, rich color matching, and a variety of style choices, highlighting accuracy The combination of timing and perfect shape. This blue disk rose gold blue belt model recommended to everyone today is one of the good new products, combining low-key luxury, fashion and flexibility. If you like this watch, you may wish to enter the brand store for more details. Watch price: RMB 287,000