At 2018 Baselworld International Watch Fair, Omega launched a new series of Seamaster Diver 300 Meter Collection watches, which is not only changed in appearance, but its movements were all replaced with Omega 8800 Self winding automatic Co-Axial Escapement C.O.S.C. Chronometer movement, so that the Seamaster 300 series became high specification in Omega watches. In addition, Omega also introduced a Speedmaster watch, which changed the characteristics of the dark side of the moon on the dial. Instead, the movement was specially treated to show the shape of the moon’s surface. Let us review the new Omega watches displaying at Baselworld.
Omega Seamaster Diver 300 Meter Collection 18.104.22.168.06.001
The new Omega Seamaster 300 meter dive watch has revolutionized the design of the 1993 prototype. The case has been upgraded to 42 mm in diameter and equipped with the Omega 8800 movement, achieving the remarkable improvement on the properties of precision, performance and anti-magnetic. The iconic dive bezel is made of ceramic material, and the diving scale is created with Omega Ceragold technology, or covered with white enamel, to demonstrate the lasting pure beauty. Up to 14 rich watch models are available, of which 6 are made of stainless steel and the other 8 are made of stainless steel and K gold. The new watch is equipped with a classic Alexandre stainless steel bracelet, or integrated rubber strap with black and blue options. The metal bracelet is ergonomically designed and has a closer connection with the case. Omega’s patented push-pull adjustable clasp is used to allow divers to easily adjust.
Omega Speedmaster APOLLO 8 DARK SIDE OF THE MOON 44.25mm Black Ceramic Case Moonwatch 322.214.171.124.01.001
In order to commemorate the first round of the moon’s voyage of Apollo 8 mission 50 years ago, Omega has released a new Speedmaster “Dark Side of the Moon” watch. It is equipped with the famous Omega Moon Watch movement, which is also experienced specially treated. The watch uses an exquisite hollow dial, and the color of the movement splint is changed by special treatment. It is dark black and is precisely modified by laser ablation to show the feel of the moon’s surface. Omega uniquely presents the moon’s different aspects to the timepiece. The light-colored dial is just like the moon that people observed from the Earth. The back of the watch reveals only the “dark side of the moon” that astronauts can observe.
Omega Ladies’ De Ville Tresor Collection Wristwatch 4126.96.36.199.04.001
The new Omega ladies’De Ville Tresor series wristwatch incorporates many modern and stylish aesthetic elements in the classic design. The case is slim and chic, and there are 39 mm and 36 mm to choose from. Each watch case is set with sparkling diamonds on the both sides, showing a curvaceous curve. The flower pattern on the crown is composed of five Omega brand logos, which are made of red liquid ceramic. The stamen is inlaid with a brilliant diamond, exquisite and unique. The lacquer dial is printed with a classic Roman hour scale, adding elegance and charm to this timepiece. The “Her Time” floral motif on the back of the watch is a unique feature. The Omega 4061 movement provides precise travel time for the watch.