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Who is Nomos Glashütte? A watchmaking brand that should be on your radar

Author: Rick Smee - June 29. 2017

The Glashütte Manufacturer, NOMOS can claim a unique and impressive history. Originally founded in 1906 it was re-established in 1990 following the fall of the Berlin wall. The company has succeeded in establishing itself between the old-established Haute Horlogerie in Glashütte in less than two decades, developing manufacturing 'calibers' with new, innovative complications and even achieving a production depth of 95 percent. Read on to find out more about the Nomos models as we get to know this exceptional brand. continue reading  


Do watches follow a dress code? Discover the best watches to wear to the office

Author: Rick Smee - June 22. 2017

Finding the right outfit for the office can be a challenge. Choosing a timepiece that complements both one's personality and the office environment can be even more of a challenge. First, and foremost, when choosing a watch for a work environment, any industry or company's internal practices must be observed. By the same token, one wants to feel comfortable in one's own clothing, whilst saying something about your personality and style. Taking into consideration environment and dress code, discover the best models for the office below. continue reading  


Developments in the watch industry in the coming years

Author: Rick Smee - June 16. 2017

In the Swiss watch industry as well as in the luxury watch industry in general, there is currently a lot of movement to be observed: the reasons include social media, the increasing digitisation of the industry as well as the still delicate topic of Smartwatches. The question of what is going to happen in the near future is speculative at best. In this article, we examine the developments the industry has witnessed in recent years and what we are likely to see in the coming years. continue reading  


What are the five most expensive complications for luxury watches?

Author: Nils Rau - June 02. 2017

The term “complication” in relation to luxury watches simply means any function of a watch that does more than tell the time. For many watch lovers and enthusiasts, complications in luxury watches are the icing on the cake, since they usually fuse every day benefits with the art of watchmaking. Some complications are so exclusive and sophisticated that only a few luxury watch manufacturers are able to develop and build them. Here, we let you in on the five most expensive complications in the world of fine timepieces. continue reading  

Buyer's Guide

What is the perfect gift for Father’s Day?

Author: Nour Abraham - May 19. 2017

With Father’s Day fast approaching, you may have begun to think about the perfect present to show your dad just how much you appreciate him. Lucky for you, we’ve come up with the perfect guide for Father’s Day gifts. Whether your dad is sporty and adventurous, classy and academic, or contemporary and modern – we’ve compiled the perfect watches that will suit these tastes and preferences! continue reading  

Buyer's Guide

5 Reasons You Should Consider a GMT Watch

Author: Nour Abraham - May 11. 2017

GMT timepieces are fine mechanical instruments that are vastly popular around the globe. And that’s no wonder considering there are countless arguments that speak for a GMT watch, including but not limited to a classic and timeless aesthetic in addition to an incredibly functional and practical design. Read on to find out more about the top 5 reasons you should consider a GMT watch continue reading  


Spring Deals – don’t miss out on our top 5 offers of the season from Rolex, TAG Heuer, Nomos and more!

Author: CHRONEXT - April 27. 2017

In celebration of the spring season, we here at CHRONEXT have gathered five of our favourite watches currently on offer. Precise, robust, luxurious, and exceptionally priced – don’t miss on our Spring deals from Rolex, TAG Heuer, IWC and more. continue reading  


The micro-rotor – History and functionality

Author: CHRONEXT - April 26. 2017

The micro-rotor is a particularly elegant component in the movement of a mechanical wristwatch. The small rotor allows the wearer of the watch to take a look at the movement, thanks to the small amount of space it utilises within the watch case. Here, we delve into the history and the functionality of the innovative micro-rotor, as well as list some renowned brands that are known to incorporate this mechanism today. continue reading  


Incredible resistance to magnetic fields: Here are five watches for the Engineering profession that you should know about

Author: CHRONEXT - April 06. 2017

Nowadays, magnetic fields are omnipresent and exist wherever there is electricity. Luckily for us watch fans, fine timepieces for the every day are protected against general magnetism. The average mechanical timepiece can be affected by magnetic fields of 50 to 100 gauss. But for those watch lovers who work in environments where higher levels of magnetism prevail, such as engineers, a specific instrumental timepiece must be worn in order to ensure that the inner components of the watch are protected. Thus, the ideal watches for engineers must feature antimagnetic properties. Engineering watches are specifically designed to reliably display the time in highly magnetic environments. Discover the origin of Engineering timepieces and our top 5 recommendations for these magnificent tool watches. continue reading  


Baselworld 2017 highlights – part II

Author: CHRONEXT - April 04. 2017

We’ve already presented you with some of our top highlights from Baselworld 2017 in Part I of our review of the watch and jewellery show. Now we are excited to present you with Part II of our review, where we delve deeper into 2017 novelties from Rolex, Breitling, and Tudor. continue reading  


A look back at Baselworld 2017: Novelty highlights from the 100th watch and jewellery show – Part I

Author: CHRONEXT - March 28. 2017

Although Baselworld 2017 is still in full swing, our favourite novelties of the year have already been revealed. Ranging from TAG Heuer to Nomos to Junghans, discover the most influential pieces from this year’s show. continue reading  


Baselworld 2017: Discover the limited edition Omega 1957 Trilogy, including a Railmaster, Speedmaster, and Seamaster which appear exactly as they were 60 years ago

Author: CHRONEXT - March 24. 2017

Today marks the second official opening day of Baselworld 2017 and we are happily covering one of the most exciting releases at this year’s watch and jewellery show: the limited edition Omega 1957 Trilogy. This exclusive package contains the Seamaster 300, the Railmaster and the Speedmaster, all of which pay tribute and appear exactly the same as the original models that we introduced to the market in 1957. Read on to discover more about this extremely limited novelty package. continue reading  


Baselworld 2017: Breitling presents the exquisite Navitimer Rattrapante in steel and red gold

Author: CHRONEXT - March 23. 2017

Breitling is the inventor of the modern chronograph. The brand has stated: “Here at Breitling, we invented the modern chronograph, and we reinvent it daily”. Indeed, that statement could not stand to be more true with the Baselworld 2017 launched Navitimer Rattrapante. The novelty is available in steel and red gold and is an exquisite timepiece to behold on the wrist. continue reading  


Baselworld 2017: Introducing the highly customisable and innovative TAG Heuer Connected Modular 45

Author: CHRONEXT - March 23. 2017

TAG Heuer has released its first Swiss Made Smartwatch which may convince smartwatch critics otherwise. Customisable to an extent that it permits up to 4000 combinations, this new model by TAG Heuer is sure to attract a lot of attention, especially considering it is powered by Intel and also now supported by Android. In addition, the watch allows the possibility for wearers to switch to a mechanical watch thanks to the interchangeable watch head, subsequently creating a bridge between traditional Swiss horology and modern technology. Read ahead as we unravel the fetching details of the TAG Heuer Connection Modular 45. continue reading  


Baselworld 2017: Introducing the 50th anniversary Rolex Sea-Dweller Ref:126600 with red lettering

Author: CHRONEXT - March 23. 2017

Following 50 years since the release of the first Sea-Dweller in 1967, Rolex has launched the anniversary edition of the professional diver watch that revolutionised the world of fine timepieces, due to its ability to withstand extreme pressures deep underwater. Already one of the most photographed watches of Basel world 2017 – the new Oyster Perpetual Sea-Dweller offers a unique look and has some exciting features. continue reading  


Introducing the Baselworld 2017 Heritage Black Bay Chrono: Tudor welcomes its first in-house manufacture movement for the Heritage Black Bay collection with a little help from Breitling

Author: CHRONEXT - March 23. 2017

CXT Magazine is currently reporting live from the first official opening day of Baselworld 2017. Today, we have visited our friends over at Tudor in order to have a first-hand glance at the Baselworld 2017 Heritage Black Bay Chrono. The model boasts many firsts for the Heritage Black Bay family, including an in-house manufacture chronograph with a self-winding movement. Indeed, the Heritage Black Bay Chrono fuses the aquatic world with that of racing. Read on to discover more about this exquisite Baselworld 2017 novelty. continue reading  


Updates from Rolex to TAG Heuer – CHRONEXT covers day 1 at Baselworld 2017

Author: CHRONEXT - March 22. 2017

The time has finally come: discover the first releases of Baselworld 2017! continue reading  


A first glance at the new Baselworld 2017 TAG Heuer Autavia and other exceptional pieces inspired by the brand’s heritage

Author: CHRONEXT - March 22. 2017

CHRONEXT is reporting live from Baselworld 2017. Today, we had the honour of meeting with some exclusive TAG Heuer representatives and had the opportunity to discover more about this year’s novelties. Our favourites include the Autavia Special Edition “Jack Heuer 85th Birthday”, the Carrera Calibre 16 automatic, and much more. continue reading  

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