Pre-Baselworld 2015: Porsche Design Chronotimer Series 1

Porsche Design Chronotimer Series 1

I just received a picture of the new Porsche Design timepiece. This is the first new designed chronograph after the recent relaunch of the Porsche Design watch brand. Have a look and click on “read more”…

 

I have been reporting that Porsche Design, after separating from Eterna, more or less again started from scratch. Please click  >>> HERE <<<  and  >>> HERE <<<  to read my reports …

The Porsche Design Chronotimer Series 1 now is the first timepiece of the new Porsche Design-era:

 

Porsche Design Chronotimer Series 1
Porsche Design Chronotimer Series 1

 

The Porsche Design Chronotimer Series 1 of course is still equipped with an ETA/Valjoux 7750 since Porsche Design not yet has its chronograph-calibre ready. There is one in the pipeline, but it will still take some time …

 

Movement/Functions:

Calibre ETA/Valjoux 7750; self-winding mechanical chrono- graph; Porsche Design Icon rotor; 48 hour power reserve; 28,800 vibrations per hour; 25 jewels; notification of hours, minutes and seconds; stopwatch functionality [seconds, minutes and hours]; date indication.

Dial/Hands:

Matt black glass bead-blasted and galvanic dial; circular brushed chapter ring; matt white numerals; matt white and matt grey indices; black galvanic and high-polish white luminescent bar indices; black galvanic and high-polish Por- sche Design Icon; small seconds hand at 9 o’clock; 30-minute counter at 12 o’clock and 12-hour counter at 6 o’clock circular brushed with polished edges; date indicator at 3 o’clock; black galvanic and high-polish white luminescent hour and minute hands; matt white small seconds hand; matt red chronograph second hand; matt white chronograph hour and minute hands with matt red tips.

Case/Case Back:

Glass bead-blasted titanium case with black coating; diameter 42 mm; height 14.62 mm; tachymeter scale on the bezel; screw-down crown; convex, scratch-resistant and double-coated anti-reflective sapphire crystal; screwed case back with black-tinted sapphire crystal opening; water-resistant to 5 bar.

Strap/Clasp:

Glass bead-blasted titanium bracelet with black coating; glass bead- blasted double folding deployant clasp with push button release made of titanium and stainless steel with black coating.

Price: 4750 Euro including 19 % VAT.