Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT Chronograph Watch Review
Omega introduced the Aqua Terra Collection in 2003. Yet, this Chronograph version is part of the Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT Chronometer series. As a matter of fact, with its Excellent Design, Great Style coupled also with Omega’s Best Technology, place Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT Chronograph Watch in the foreground of the Omega products.
Not only … but also, Omega’s Aqua Terra Timepieces represents also the perfect watch for any occasion, especially in this case ” On Land – Terra – but also on Open Sea – Aqua“.
In fact, this classic yet robust timepiece represents a tribute to OMEGA’s rich maritime heritage. Moreover, its dramatic and also easily-recognizable dial design of the Seamaster Aqua Terra 150M collection recalls the wooden decks of luxury sailboats.
Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT Chronograph
The Movement – Omega Caliber 9605
Nevertheless, this very elegant and impressive watch comes with an automatic chronograph Omega Caliber 9605. Yet, a Self-winding chronograph movement with GMT/second-time-zone function, column-wheel mechanism, and Co-Axial escapement. After all, this movement is known very well also for its precision, and also its remarkable high power reserve of 60 hours. Silicon balance-spring on free sprung-balance, twin barrels mounted in series, automatic winding in both directions. Thus, the watch possesses central hour, minute and chronograph seconds hands, small seconds, GMT hands,12-hour and 60-minute recorders. Moreover, come with a rhodium-plated finish with Geneva waves in arabesque. Yet, the rotor and visible bridges come decorated with a unique “arabesque” wave design finish.
Accordingly, this movement integrates the “now-standard” Co-Axial Escapement which contributes to greater precision, stability, and durability, reducing also the necessity of lubrication, although reducing the time required between servicing.
Moreover, the movement has a Co-Axial escapement on three levels and also an Omega free-sprung balance for greater precision, stability, and durability of the movement. This comes also as a COSC – Officially Certified Chronometer.
In this case, the sapphire crystal case-back make it very well visible.
Omega caliber 9605 – Specifications
Base: Omega COSC Certified caliber 9300
Frequency: 28.800 Vph
Power Reserve up to 60 Hours
Additional Features: Chronograph, Column Wheel, Co-Axial Escapement, Chronometer
Hands: Hours, Minutes, Small Seconds, Additional 24 Hour Hand (adjustable )
In fact, Seamaster Aqua Terra Co-Axial GMT Chronograph comes with three different Cases materials. Thus, there are more variations of the Aqua Terra GMT Chronograph. All are based on different combinations of case and bracelet materials (leather, steel, white gold, red gold, steel-gold) and dial colors (teak-grey, lacquered black or ivory).
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As an example you can find below some of these combinations:
1. Brushed finished stainless steel with polished finished beveled corners with fixed bezel and crown
Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT Chronograph – Stainless Steel Case – Ref. 18.104.22.168.06.001
Ref. 22.214.171.124.06.001 – Find out more information Here
Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT Chronograph – Stainless Steel Case
Ref. 126.96.36.199.02.001 – Find out more about this watch Here
Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT Chronograph – Stainless Steel Case Ref. 188.8.131.52.03.001
Ref. 184.108.40.206.03.001 – Find out more information about this watch Here
Omega Seamaster Aqua Terra GMT Chronograph
Ref. 220.127.116.11.03.001 – Find out more about this watch Here
2. Brushed finished stainless steel with polished finished beveled corners and polished Rose gold fixed bezel and crown
Stainless Steel and Rose Gold Case
Ref.18.104.22.168.06.001 – Find out more about this watch Here
Stainless Steel and Rose Gold Case and Bracelet
3. Solid 18K Rose Gold Case
Solid 18K Rose Gold Case
4. Solid 18K Rose Gold Case and Bracelet
Solid 18K Rose Gold Case and Bracelet
Nevertheless, the 43 mm – 1 3/4″ diameter of this watch recommend itself as a men’s watch. The Fixed bezel comes also made from Stainless Steel, 18 Kt Rose Gold, and Stainless Steel or only Solid 18K Rose Gold. The Inlet Size of the case: 21 mm and also possess a Screw Down Crown. Furthermore, the case comes covered by an Anti-Reflective Scratch Resistant Sapphire Crystal. Moreover, the Back of the case possesses also a Sapphire Crystal Exhibition Case Back.
Equally important, the watch water resistance goes up to 150 Meters / 500 Feet
Accordingly, this watch comes with a variety of dial options depending on the case material: Black, Blue, Grey or Silver for the stainless steel version, Grey color for the Red Gold/Stainless Steel version, and Silver or Grey dial for the Red Gold one.
Thus, uniquely for this watch represents the structure of the dial, which possesses a fine vertical linear texture. Nevertheless, “The Teak Concept” remains the trademark of all Omega Aqua Terra watches. The “Teak Concept” dial, features an authentically designed pattern which remains on the wooden decks of luxury boats till today.
In this case, the Vertical lines and nicely polished hour markers make the dial highly clear, deep and legible. Correspondingly, the Hour Markers and Hands comes with Applied Black, Steel or Gold. Remarkably also are the fine printed minute track on the dial.
Furthermore, Hours, Minutes, Chronograph seconds hands and Index hour markers come also filled with luminescent fill. Also, all three chronograph sub-dials are especially easy to read which is another great quality of the line which is nicely designed and functional at the same time. Moreover, the Central hour, minute and chronograph hands are crafted in Stainless Steel or polished 18 Ct gold, covered with white Super-LumiNova.
Large central seconds hand counter.
Minute & hour counters are combined into a single sub-dial located at the 3 o’clock position.
Thus, it possesses also a date window located between 4 and 5 o’clock position.
The dual time is indicated by the arrow-head hand at the 9 o’clock sub-dial. Moreover, the sub-dial placed at the 9 clock position doubles as a small continuous running seconds hand, indicated by the dauphine shaped hand.
The Bracelet / Strap
Additionally, this watch comes with a variety of bracelets made from stainless steel or made only from Rose Gold. In the same time, these watches come also with leather straps. In fact, the predominant colors of the straps are Black or Brown with Crocodile Pattern.
Thus, the bracelets measures: 7″ – 17.80 cm, adjustable – free sizing – possess a deployment Buckle with Free Bracelet Sizing possibility.
Moreover, the leather straps come in Brown, Black or Blue colors has the same measures and also possess a deployment Buckle with Free Bracelet Sizing possibility.
Omega 5-Year Warranty
Although, starting November 2nd, 2018 new benefits arrive for Omega Customers. The new and also standard 5-year warranty from OMEGA. The new 5-year warranty will take effect starting November 2nd, 2018 and will also be applied to any Omega watch purchased on or after July 1st, 2018.
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