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Swatch – The King of Authentic Luxury Swiss Watches

Swatch – The King of Authentic Luxury Swiss Watches

How can Swiss watches survive in the modern market place? The prices associated with these watches are hundreds of times higher than their generic Chinese counterparts. Naturally, the market should be flocking to the cheaper versions as is the case with every other sector of life. But, the Swiss watch industry is still thriving in the market. In fact, the sales numbers of these luxury Swiss watches have increased significantly in the last two years alone.

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The Watch Makes the Man

The Watch Makes the Man

Man & Watch Equals Statement A man’s watch can tell you who he is and what he is about, but the categories below are not mutually exclusive. The majority of men are not into accessories, but most do wear a ...

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Watch Out for Erotic Images!

Watch Out for Erotic Images!

Perrelet Turbine Goes Erotic The display of erotic images is a surefire way to get your total and undivided attention – but can you watch them in your watch? This certainly is a different way to make every minute count! ...

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Luxury Men’s Watches

Luxury Men’s Watches

Investment – Luxury Men’s Watches In an era where a lot of people just use their cell phone for time, a man who wears a luxury watch stands out and projects an image of excellence and superiority. Here are six ...

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Google Watches – What?

Google Watches – What?

Google Watches by Google Google is now selling Google branded watches. Luxury goods? Not really. The watches may become good collection or conversation pieces though. But at $60 each, the watches just may catch on. Opinions vary on whether Google ...

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How Is The Value of a Luxury Watch Determined?

How Is The Value of a Luxury Watch Determined?

It may sound a little blunt, but the real value of a luxury watch is determined by what someone is willing to pay for it. There is a base value that is calculated by experts and that should be an approximate price, but the value itself is relative.

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What are Complications?

What are Complications?

When the term is used in relation to watches, complications are a plus. They are the additional features of the watch that increase its functionality and value, so the more complications you have in your watch, the better!

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What Are Quartz Watches?

What Are Quartz Watches?

Every quartz watch includes a battery and an electronic crystal oscillator. The crystal oscillator in turn produces a frequency, making these watches more precise than mechanical watches. Quartz watches are definitely durable and accurate, and usually have either an analog dial or a digital one. In simple terms, the oscillator inside the watch vibrates, creating electrical pulses that power the watch.

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What is a Chronograph?

What is a Chronograph?

A chronograph watch, also known simply as a chronograph, consists of two time systems that are independent from each other: one system gives you the time and the other works as a stop watch, measuring time intervals using counters that can be stopped and started at will.

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What is a Chronometer?

What is a Chronometer?

Wikipedia defines a chronometer as “a specific type of watch that has been tested and certified to meet certain precision standards”. This precision must be maintained at all times, regardless of external conditions such as extreme weather. These watches must be more precise than a luxury watch (that is not a chronometer, of course) as they include high grade movements.

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