In 1957 Omega created the Seamaster 300, the Railmaster, and the Speedmaster. At Baselworld 2017, for the 60th-anniversary Omega has re-created all three historic timepieces, available individually, or as a trilogy. According to Omega, “A unique digital scanning technology, used by OMEGA for the first time, supplied the Swiss watchmaker […]

The Omega 1957 Trilogy Limited Editions

At the Antiquorum Important Modern & Vintage Timepieces auction on June 12, 2012 – an Omega Constellation owned by Elvis Presely – lot 192 – sold for a record breaking $52,500. That is five times the pre-sale estimate. It is rare that a piece sells for such a significant amount […]

Elvis Presely’s Omega Sells for 5X Estimate

Omega has just released of preview of their new Omega Planet Ocean “GoodPlanet” GMT. It comes in a 43.5 mm steel case and is powered by the automatic Omega Co-Axial caliber 8605 with a silicon balance spring and balance wheel. The bezel is blue ceramic with orange accents. The dial […]

Omega Planet Ocean GMT “GoodPlanet”

Fullscreen Last week in San Francisco, home to the 34th America’s Cup. Omega, who sponsors Emirates Team New Zealand, launched a special limited edition yachting watch to commemorate their relationship — the Seamaster Diver ETNZ Limited Edition. The America’s Cup begins July 4th. The Seamaster Diver ETNZ is presented in […]

Hands-On with the New Omega Seamaster Diver ETNZ Limited Edition

This year at Baselworld Omega released a modern version of the 1969 Omega Speedmaster Mark II. The original Speedmaster Mark II was equipped with the hand-wound caliber 861, whereas the new model is powered by Co-Axial caliber 3330, a self-winding movement with silicon balance spring and column-wheel chronograph mechanism. The […]

Hands-On with the New Omega Speedmaster Mark II

One of the most interesting debuts from Omega in 2016 was the Speedmaster CK2998 Limited Edition, a throwback to their original reference 2998-1 from 1959. Omega designers borrowed some key design cues from the past, mixed with modern elements, to create a contemporary version of the 2998. The Lance-shaped hands […]

Omega Speedmaster CK2998 Limited Edition

The Speedmaster is Omega’s most iconic timepiece, best known as “The Moonwatch” for being on the wrist of Buzz Aldrin during the first NASA lunar landing in 1969. The model he wore, and numerous subsequent Speedmaster models, have garnered a huge fanatical following over the years. Five years ago in […]

Omega Speedy Tuesday Anniversary Limited Edition Speedmaster

Celebrating the 1-year countdown to the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics Omega unveiled two special countdown clocks globally in Seoul and New York along with a new limited edition commemorative Seamaster Planet Ocean timepiece! The Seamaster Planet Ocean “PyeongChang 2018” Limited Edition is limited to 2018 pieces and features a blue […]

Limited editions from TAG Heuer, Omega, Laurent Ferrier

This morning in Geneva, Omega announced what they say is the first truly anti-magnetic watch movement. Omega Co-Axial caliber 8508 is resistant to magnetic fields greater than 1.5 tesla (15,000 gauss), far exceeding the levels of magnetic resistance achieved by any other watch — significantly more than the two timepieces […]

Omega Co-Axial caliber 8508