All about Zenith
All about Zenith
Zenith is a Swiss luxury watch making company that started in the year 1865 by Georges Favre Jacot. Georges was only 22 when he started the company in Neuchatel. He was a committed young man who had a passion for creating exceptional timepieces. He took great advantage of his fine craftsmanship and created a company that was named Zenith. The word Zenith is synonymous with power and success. Over time, Zenith has created many beautiful hand crafted timepieces. Zenith is also one of the rare Swiss watch manufacturers that produce in-house movements.
Popular Models of Zenith
Almost all the watches made by Zenith are loved by collectors and watch lovers. Here are some of the classics that remain favorites of watch enthusiasts.
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster
This amazing timepiece is regarded as the first fully integrated automatic chronograph in history. The Zenith El Primero is one of the finest pieces from Zenith. All the other amazing chronographs came to being only because of Zenith’s breakthrough chronograph. This timepiece is loved for its significant history and amazing design. It is a favorite amongst collectors and watch enthusiasts.
Zenith Pilot Type 20 Extra Special
Another amazing and brilliant timepiece from zenith is the Pilot Type 20 Extra Special. This timepiece has an appealing look with rugged texture. It is counted as one of the classics. The usual modern versions of pilot’s watches came in large or humongous cases. However, the Pilot Type 20 Extra Special comes in a moderate 40 mm diameter, in an aged metal case. It is powered by the automatic movement of Zenith in-house elite caliber 679. This watch is also water resistant for up to 100 meters.
Zenith Elite 6150
Zenith has something for everybody and every occasion. This beautiful timepiece is the epitome of class and elegance. The zenith elite 6150 is nothing but a classic. It is a formal timepiece or a dress watch that would make you look absolutely ravishing at an evening function. It is tough for the other dress watches to beat Zenith elite 6150. It is not like your usual dress watches. It has a huge diameter as compared to others. With 42 mm diameter, this timepiece is a unique yet classic choice for women. The in house automatic movement can be viewed through a display case back. This timepiece is not just all display. It has an impressive power reserve of 100 hours. The simple outlook of this wristwatch is quite deceptive as it is full of refined details and impressive tech. It is also water resistant for up to 100 meters.
Zenith Heritage 146
The zenith heritage 146 is a great timepiece by zenith which is powered by a modern version of El primero. This unique timepiece has interesting combinations of features to offer. The dial is inspired by the 60s. The heritage 146 is simple and classic. It has a sunburst textured brown dial. There are only two sub dials. From the back, you can view the complete complicated movement of this beautiful timepiece. This wrist watch has a 30 minute chronograph counter at 3. The subdial at 9 is for the main time’s seconds. It is a moderate sized wrist watch with a diameter of 38mm. It has the zenith el primero 4069 automatic movement. It is water resistant for up to 100 meters.
Zenith EL Primero 36,000 VpH
This unique timepiece by zenith is another classic favorite of the collectors and watch enthusiasts. It is a classy timepiece that elevates your personality in seconds. It has a sporty look which makes it ideal for outdoors and traveling. This sporty chronograph has overlapping sub dials. It is packed with high frequency of 36000 vibrations per hour. The movement inside is insanely different. The aesthetics of this wrist watch are incomparable. The handset itself gives a great outlook. This timepiece has the features of earliest el primero watches. The only difference is the sleeker look. It comes with a black ceramized aluminum case. The watch is normal sized with a diameter of 42 mm. The movement is zenith el primero 400B Caliber. It is water resistant for up to 100 meters.
95.9000.8812/78.M9000 Zenith Defy Zero G Titanium
Watches that have intricate designs are more popular among people because they display the creativity of watchmakers. The zenith defy collection is a remarkable collection as shown by the model 95.9000.8812/78.M9000 Zenith Defy Zero G Titanium. It was debuted at baselworld in 2018. The design of this watch is unique and futuristic. It is an attraction for the collectors and watch enthusiasts. This watch is a limited edition that comes with 44mm titanium case. The dial is skeletonized. There is also a seconds sub dial at 9 marker.
There are other unique features as well such as the gravity control feature at 6 to prevent it from the influence of gravity. This feature allows the balance wheel to stay in a horizontal position. It keeps organ regulating. The zenith defy zero g titanium watch is a unique choice because of the manually wound caliber primero 8812S movement. It has a frequency that even beats 36,000 vph. It has an exceptional power reserve of 50 hours minimum. This beauty also provides a precise time tracking. It has so much that you cannot take your eyes off it.
Montre D Aeronef Zenith Type 20 Tourbillon
The Montre D Aeronef Zenith Type 20 Tourbillon is a modern and stylish zenith plot watch. This eye catching timepiece is excellently accurate and hard to get model because of its extremely high selling price. The stylish elliptical 48mm 18k rose gold case makes it s luxurious timepiece. The ebony black dial fitted with Arabic numerals adds to the luxury element. There are three sub dials including a large one at 11 o’ clock for tourbillion functions. The reason for its accuracy and efficiency is the calibre El primero 4035 self winding movement. It has an exceptional power reserve of 50 hours. Its unique design attracts the watch collectors.