Month: September 2017

Exquisite And Elegant Omega X2 Coaxial Escapement Chronograph

Omega has once again launched the new X2 coaxial escapement chronograph in the top De Ville series watch family. The X2 coaxial escapement chronograph, which incorporates the stopwatch chronograph function, is another highly anticipated new model after the last successful square model. A major feature of this watch is the perfect fusion of X2’s design aesthetics and the mechanical properties of the disc chronograph.

The perfect fusion of design aesthetics and mechanical properties of the disc chronograph
The self-winding X2 watch boldly uses the design elements of the 1951 Cosmic replica from the limited edition Museum Piece. It enlarges the case size and uses 18K red gold or stainless steel. The large dial Exquisite and elegant, release the nostalgic beauty. Omega’s unique 3202 movement gives the watch a strong beating heart, reinterpreting the sports performance and classic charm of the universe watch.
The Omega designer enlarged the size of the X2 by 2 mm and housed the new movement in a striking square case. The new X2 coaxial chronograph measures 37 mm x 37 mm and is available in two models: a matte 18K red gold model and a cool stainless steel model.
两侧 Each side of the crown is equipped with a symmetrical rectangular button shaped like an ingot, which is polished to operate the timekeeping function. The bezel of the 18K red gold model is frosted vertically to contrast with the lugs. This high-end chronograph shows superb craftsmanship in every nuance, from the meticulous to the arched triangular lugs, which are frosted and polished to match the case. A tightly stitched case back protects this luxurious watch; the case back is slightly curved, perfectly matches the shape of the hand, and is vertically frosted. It is engraved with the words ‘De Ville’ and ‘X2’ and ‘ Co-Axial Escapement ‘.
The disco X2 coaxial escapement chronograph shows the large Roman character X2 on the striking dial. At the same time, the Arabic numerals are used on the small dial to show the meaning of the disco X2 coaxial escapement chronograph. Same as the production technology of another disc fly chronograph dial in the same series. In the red gold model, the noble and elegant black-brown dial is processed by PVD (physical vapor deposition) technology. In conjunction with the stainless steel design, the dial is in contrasting black or silver.

The X2 coaxial escapement chronograph has a 52-hour power reserve and 50-meter water resistance, which is enough to show its perfect accuracy and reliability
Like the previous X2, the new X2 also uses a white-painted rail-shaped minute scale design with an extended white scale, but unlike the past, the eight arched hour scales are made of 18K red gold, forming a strong contrast. In stainless steel models, the hour markers are also arched and designed with rhodium or ruthenium plating.
The disc dial X2 coaxial escapement chronograph small dial design is the same as the famous disc fly coaxial escapement chronograph small dial. The 30-minute timer is at 3 o’clock, and the 12-hour timer with double curved windows is at 6 Hour position, the continuous chronograph is at 9 o’clock. The chronograph small dial uses Arabic numerals for accurate readings. The central chronograph hands and small dial chronograph hands are rhodium-plated. The Omega logo and OMEGA letter are located under X2 at 12 o’clock, which is very eye-catching.
确保 In order to ensure accurate time reading even in the worst light, the beveled hour and minute hands of the new Disci X2 coaxial escapement chronograph have been treated with a luminous coating. The hands of the 18K red gold watch are made of precious metal and are treated with an arched smooth surface, all highlighting the watch’s detailed design. The stainless steel hands are rhodium-plated or ruthenium-plated, and are also arched and polished. The arched abrasion-resistant sapphire crystal has been treated with anti-reflective treatment on both sides to protect the precious dial.
自动 This self-winding chronograph is equipped with Omega’s unique 3202 movement, and benefits from Omega’s revolutionary proprietary coaxial escapement technology, column wheel device and balance without balance spring. The coaxial escapement can greatly reduce the sliding friction of the escapement, providing longer reliability and accuracy. It is one of the most important advancements in the watchmaking industry over the past 250 years and was first used in the Omega Saucer. The column wheel device is designed to ensure that the second hand moves smoothly, and can provide accurate stop and zero functions when the chronograph starts, without disturbing the main timing function of the watch. The column-wheel movement is recognized as the best watch movement. The combination of Omega’s cardless balance with hairspring and coaxial escapement greatly reduces the risk of vibration and deformation, thereby improving and ensuring long-term adjustment stability.
碟 This Disc X2 coaxial escapement chronograph has a 52-hour power reserve and 50 meters of water resistance. The official Swiss Observatory certification is sufficient to demonstrate its perfect accuracy and reliability. With a noble and elegant alligator leather strap, it is integrated with the body. All three styles are available in black crimped brown, black or beige alligator leather straps with matte folding clasps to suit your preference for different metal materials.