Swiss famous watch brand has launched the Tissot PRC
200 Automatic Chronograph which owns the collection’s charaters-Precise, Robust and classic. And it is powered by the Swiss ETA C01.211, the latest automatic chronograph movement based on the famous plastic movement 2250 used by the Tissot Astrolon and the Swatch discontinued Lemania 5100 automatic movement. Sized at 31mm and 8.44mm thick, ETA C01.211 is composed of 184 components and 15 jewels –the core compoments are re made from composite. It provides date and chronograph. It beats at 21,600vph and has a 45-power reserve.Compared with the original Valjoux 7750 movement, ETA C01.211 has much less components, which allows large-scale production on smaller cost. On the other hand, the mechanical wear dramatically decreases due to the small amount of components. Thus, the precision is further enhance. Through the display case back, the wearer can enjoy mechnical beauty of this high-efficient movement.
The case of PRC 200 Automatic Chronograph reflects the classic designs of the collection. Tissot designer has simplified the bezel to enlarge the dial and enhance the reading. The case and the bezel is done is stainless steel, while the dial, vailable in black or white, features asymmetry design-the small seconds counter at 9 is largest, contrasting the date window at 3, and the 6-hour and 60-minute counters are smaller. The asymmetry design present distinctive aesthetics.Both the hour markers and hands are coated with luminous materials to ensure reading in any place. In additon, PRC 200 Automatic Chronograph offers both split and cumulative accurate to 1/10 second.
PRC 200 Automatic Chronograph is water resistant to 200 meters thanks to the screw-in crown and the case backe. The stainless steel with butterfly buckle is fitted with diver’s extension that allows the diver to wear the watch on the diving suit.
To sum up, PRC 200 Automatic Chronograph is a classic entry-level watch with sporty appearance high performance and good price –the retail is like to be $ 950 . It can fits into all kinds of occasions and clothes.
- 2013/01/30(水) 11:01:02|