The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak is maybe one of the most well-known watches available now, and contrary to other watches of comparable popularity like the Omega Speedmaster or Rolex Submariner, its fundamental design also enjoys considerable flexibility concerning complications. From simple time-only versions to more complex offerings, there are numerous tastes of Royal Oak accessible, and also the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon Chronograph Openworked Material Great Audemars Piguet Watches Online Replica is one of the more elaborate examples.As an aside, and possibly it’s just me, but it seems like brands really need to work on maintaining watch names to a manageable span. Getting back into the watch accessible, this particular Audemars Piguet Royal Oak was designed in collaboration with Material Good — a New York-based luxury merchant. As the title clearly indicates, encased within the Gerald Genta-designed instance is an openworked movement with a tourbillon and a chronograph complication.The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon Chronograph is powered by the caliber 2936, which will be a hand-wound movement with a 72-hour power book. The skeletonization is complex and elaborate, and effort has gone into the bridge design to make sure the last result appears visually intriguing and balanced.The bridge at 12:00, which holds the mainspring barrel, has an interesting arch-like design which matches the shape of the tourbillon cage on the opposite end. The bridges come in gold and polished to a brilliant finish and with plenty of chamfering. The movement is visible through the sapphire crystal caseback and being a hand-wound movement means the chronograph mechanism is on full view.
While Audemars Piguet has obtained quite a lot of flak in the past for what several collectors perceive as pushing the Royal Oak fame a little too much, I think the choice available within the scope is a great thing. Not everybody can manage a tourbillon chronograph, and not everybody wants just a time-only watch. At least the Audemars Piguet Royal Oak collection offers both as well as many other choices, together with broadly similar aesthetics. The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Tourbillon Chronograph Openworked Material Great Audemars Piguet Watch Kylie Jenner Replica includes a bracelet of the identical substance as the instance and an extra alligator leather strap. It is available at Audemars Piguet boutiques as well as the Material Good store in NY for $297,000 for its pink gold version and $261,000 for the titanium model. Audemars Piguet has been creating some of the most technically interesting watches within their Royal Oak Concept collection for the past few years. Last year, they showed off the Royal Oak Concept Laptimer, a highly complicated chronograph with three column wheels which could measure consecutive lap times. And earlier this year, they unveiled the equally complicated Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie Tourbillon Chronograph watch, a second repeater exemplifying Audemars Piguet’s obsession with all audio clarity and quality.Of course, it’d be unkind to show you photos and tell you about this watch’s amazing sound without a movie to allow you to hear that, so do play with the movie over to hear it on your own. The minute repeater complication is often regarded as one of the most difficult and… well, complex to make – so imagine how difficult it’s to create one from scratch. The next thing to remember is that Audemars Piguet didn’t only wish to create a new minute repeater watch, they desired to create one which are the best.
Last year Audemars Piguet introduced the Royal Oak Offshore Diver Chronograph in luminescent colours – that same colour palette has now been applied to the time-only Royal Oak Offshore Diver.
One of a dozen new Royal Oak models to be unveiled at SIHH 2017 tomorrow, the Royal Oak Offshore Diver “Funky Colour” is available in five different colours: white, blue, yellow, orange and green. Each dial colour has dark blue accents to match.
The dials are decorated with the chequerboard Méga Tapisserie guilloche that’s standard for the Royal Oak Offshore.
Colours aside the new Offshore Diver is identical to the previous models. The steel case is 42mm in diameter and rated to 300m, with the crown at 10 o’clock to rotate the inner elapsed time bezel around the dial. And it’s powered by the calibre 3120, AP’s in-house automatic movement.
The Offshore Diver “Funky Colour” is delivered with two rubber straps, one to match the dial colour, and another in dark blue.
AP has yet to reveal pricing and availability, but with the earlier versions of the same retailing for US$19,000, expect this to be similarly priced.
Individual model references are as follows:
Blue – ref. 15710ST.OO.A027CA.01
White – ref. 15710ST.OO.A010CA.01
Yellow – ref. 15710ST.OO.A051CA.01
Orange – ref. 15710ST.OO.A070CA.01
Green – ref.15710ST.OO.A038CA.01