As one of IWC’s iconic watch models, the Portugal series chronograph watch with a simple and bright overall layout, elegant and eye-catching and unique design style has been sought after by abound with types watch enthusiasts, and it becomes one of the best products as their ideal wrist watches. in the half of 2017, the IWC brand reintroduced fresh blood with this recognizable collection. The chronograph watch brings the deep, stylish blue elements into the new IWC Portugal series timing dial and introduces a blue classic. What is worth to mention is that the IWC is equipped with a blue dial for the Portugal series chronograph for the first time. The blue dial shows a gradual effect when under the light exuding a unique style.
Deep Blue for the Brave
IWC has an indissoluble bond with navigation. For the great development of navigation, IWC Portuguese watch brand was accepted by navigators for its extraordinary creativity, quality craftsmanship, and reliable practicality. And it also gives people deep impression when abounding with classic watches born. About 50 years ago, as the leading edge of the watchmaking, IWC broke new ground by bringing blue to the dial. In a short, it shows designing for the helm. The sense of IWC Portuguese watch is derived from the various precision navigation instruments used by the great navigators when they explore the new world. Different from the former black or white, this series combines the blue element with the adventurous spirit of the navigation, and enhance colorful to the classic.
Show Details for the Watch
The 40.9mm case is made of stainless steel, with the polished bezel and lugs. The smooth and full radian shows a wonderful experience. Polished and brushed side can effectively reduce the impact of accidental scratches on the overall appearance. The post-processing is always convenient. The look from the side, the stereoscopic effect of Arabic hour markers and beaded minute markers are quite obvious, and it is able to add ornamental value to the dial.
The polished stainless steel crown is engraved with IWC logo. Non-slip texture design feels comfortable, and the debugging operation is convenient as well as fast. The double steel crowns at 2 and 4 o’clock are the timing start/pause and timing reset, while the steel crown at 3 o’clock is to wind the watch. It displays the mechanical representative by the connotation of timekeeping.
Continuing the coordinated and delicate dial design of the Portuguese chronometer, the narrow bezel is able to add the three-dimensional effect of Arabic markers and tilted inner watch bezel. 30 minute counter at 12 o’clock and small seconds at 6 o’clock make the watch business and fashion. Three silver central hands and timing hands reflect a striking and dazzling contrast effect with the deep color of the dial. And it makes the time indication clear and intuitive. At the same time, it can give the wrist a perfect look.
The design of the bottom is effective to protect the internal of the watch safely. Combining with 79350 Automatic movements ensures the accurate operation of time and timing functions. This watch has 44-hour power reserve and 30m-waterproof that make the daily life convenient.
Black Santoni crocodile leather strap decorated with black suture and natural crack seems more modesty and gentleness.
The steel folding clasp engraved with the IWC logo to echo the dial and crown showing the overall unique charm. And the watch can be worn smoothly by the simple snap-fit.