Baselworld 2012 is here and KeepTheTime is excited to give you the scoop on the latest offerings and new releases from the watch universe. Check out the quick preview below and come back later for actual pics from the show!
Omega Aqua Terra GMT (Co-Axial)
Quick specs: Powered by an Omega Co-Axial caliber 86056/8615; 43mm diameter; date at 6:00; 24 hour scale on the dial; 60 hour power reserve; available in stainless steel pink gold, and two-tone steel/pink gold.
Bell & Ross BR 01 Horizon
Quick specs: Limited edition with only 999 pieces; automatic caliber ETA 2892; 46mm diameter; anti-glare matte black stainless steel on black rubber or canvas.
Tissot Heritage Visodate SEASTAR PR 516
Quick specs: Automatic movement, 40mm diameter; stainless steel case (also available in plated yellow gold); dial comes in blue, black or silver; perforated stainless steel bracelet; 100m water resistance; sapphire crystal; day and date at 3:00.
Breitling Bentley GMT V8
Quick specs: Limited edition with only 250 pieces available; powered by a Certified Chronometer Breitling caliber 47B; 30 second chronograph; 49mm; stainless steel case; priced at $10,950
Quick specs: Limited edition to 150 pieces in Professional (orange) and Sharkhunter (black); automatic movement caliber ETA 2897; sapphire bezel; 44mm diameter.
Ulysse Nardin Blue Toro
Quick specs: Limited edition with only 99 pieces available; Certified Chronometer automatic caliber UN-32; 18K rose gold; 43mm diameter; blue ceramic bezel; big date indicator at 2:00, day at 9:00, month at 3:00, and year at 6:00.
Seiko Astron GPS Solar
Quick specs: The world’s first GPS solar watch; identifies the time zone you’re in and adjusts the time based on your GPS position; Seiko caliber 7X52; available with titanium or stainless steel case; ceramic bezel; sapphire crystal; anticipated price range around $2k
Quick specs: Equipped with Rolex caliber 9001; available in 18k white gold with ivory dial (326939), yellow gold with champagne dial (326938), or everose gold with a chocolate dial (326935); displays two time zones; 42mm diameter; fluted bidirectional Ring Command bezel.
Rolex Blue Dial Yacht-Master (16622)
Quick specs: Stainless steel case and bracelet with platinum bezel; new blue sunray dial, bi-directional bezel; 40mm diameter; Oysterlock clasp with Easylink extension
We’re looking forward to what Rolex has to offer this year, as well as more from Omega, Breitling, Hublot, Maurice Lacroix, Eterna, Corum, U-Boat, Ball, Tag Heuer, Pierre DeRoche, Patek Philippe, and more!