After year of enjoying the omega seamster, i decided last week to buy the new version. Omega is known for being the brand with the first watch speedmaster on the moon, however, the best selling omega watch might be the seamaster series. Carrying on the tradition of the seamaster james bond watch, this stainless steel. Omega james bond all prices for omega james bond watches. Seamaster diver 300m coaxial and seamaster planet ocean. Mar 28, 2017 3,omega seamaster 300 spectre replica watch omega seamaster 300 spectre replica. This is a photo of the original omega seamaster 300, which debuted in 1957 an important year for omega, as this is also the launch of the speedmaster collection. The new omega coaxial movement, not available in other models of the seamaster series.
For the first version of the new seamaster 300 omega smartly decided against cherrypicking the best and most popular elements from all of their vintage 300 models, instead they opted much like they did with the speedmaster first omega in space to faithfully reproduce the first seamaster 300 released in 1957. For the first version of the new seamaster 300 omega smartly decided against cherrypicking the best and most popular elements from all of their vintage 300 models, instead they opted much like they did with the speedmaster first omega in space to faithfully reproduce the first seamaster 300 released in. James bond has been wearing the omega seamaster since 1995. Daniel craig wears a seamaster diver 300m coaxial and a planet ocean 600m coaxial. Omega seamaster overview of modern models bernardwatch blog. Another change to the dial are the illuminated markers that have a stainless steel ring around. Just before the release of new movie spectre, a look back in the past to re discover all. The omega that many people have always referred to as the bond watch, is the omega seamaster professional, which is already for some time known as the seamaster diver 300m.
The watch that was once lovingly referred to as the bond watch or the smp seamaster professional has been revamped as omega launches fourteen new models. Its a tradition that goes back a quartercentury to when pierce brosnan first sported an omega seamaster in goldeneye. Omegas four new eyecatching seamaster 300 models in 18k yellow gold or platinumgold, feature dazzling new dials in lapis lazuli, an intensely deep blue stone. Suave super spy 007 will be back in theaters this spring and omega watches is rolling out a new james bond watch for the film. Jan 05, 2009 in 2006 omega enriched the planet ocean line with a brand new model, the seamaster planet ocean chronograph. This model is a huge improvement on its predecessors with the return of the wave dial, addition of the microadjust clasp, and new lug style which allows the bracelet to drape straight down.
Indepth diving into the past with the new omega seamaster. Omega seamaster planet ocean chronograph, edition 2006. Introduced in 2005, it has since developed into a large collection of diving watches, each water resistant to 600 m 1,969 ft. Omega seamaster all prices for omega seamaster watches on. Inside james bonds omega seamaster collection british gq. In 2006 omega enriched the planet ocean line with a brand new model, the seamaster planet ocean chronograph. This model is a huge improvement on its predecessors with the return of the wave dial, microadjust clasp, and new lug style which allows the bracelet to drape straight down.
Omega seamaster james bond limited series, edition 2006. Omega seamaster 300 spectre limited edition, as seen during the torture scene of 2015s spectre the omega seamaster is an automatic winding chronometer and quartz watch that omega has produced since 1948. Additionally, omega makes special edition diver 300m watches or in some cases, other seamaster models with every new bond movie release. Many of the timedate models also available with a precision omega quartz movement.
The omega that many people refer to as the bond watch is the omega seamaster professional, also known as the seamaster diver 300m. Preowned and used omega seamaster watches crown and caliber. Omega wristwatches have been associated with the james bond franchise since 1995s goldeneye, and their onscreen counterparts have been equipped with various hidden mechanisms. The first omega seamaster, launched in 1948, was a product of the wealth of experience that omega had gathered. The 42mm version of the first generation planet ocean doesnt approach this. I found it very hard to find side by side pics online, so i decided to post some for who might be interested. The watch actually saves his life with an integrated detonator. It can combine the flash of a high fashion vintage inspired timepiece with the practical features of an everyday watch. James bond has worn an omega seamaster for more than 20 years. Originally conceived as an evolution of the 1957 seamaster 300 model, this secondgeneration coaxial planet ocean surpasses all the requisites of a professional divers watch. These timepieces are extremely popular and often appreciate in value rather quickly. Preowned and used omega seamaster watches crown and. Omega seamaster, find an omega semaster watch for sale.
As one of the most professional replica watch maker,we are good at make and desigen the new models,this 2015 new omega seamster 300 spectre replica watches james bond 007 was look 1. Hemming chose the seamaster over other options largely based on the brands. In 2006, omega upgraded their top selling seamaster professional chronometer 300m ref. A limited edition version of the omega seamaster planet ocean 2201. As i mentioned in the introduction to this article, bond had been wearing a seamaster since 1995s goldeneye but had opted for a seamaster professional 300m for nearly a decade.
Once you unscrew the well protected crown, the hours hand can be quickly changed accurately while the seconds, minutes, and gmt are still functioning. Nov 16, 2018 james bond has been wearing the omega seamaster since 1995. Omega seamaster planet ocean chronograph automatic mens watch item no. The seamaster collection is the oldest omega series still in production. We have created some limited edition timepieces whose special features honour.
Dec 04, 2019 omega seamaster professional diver 300m 2531. The omega seamaster is a line of manual winding, automatic winding, chronometer, and. Omega aficionados will know that the mesh bracelet was common on the seamaster of the 1960s and adds a serious vintage vibe with decades of ingrained history. Omega james bond all prices for omega james bond watches on. Omega first created the seamaster to commemorate the brands 100th anniversary. In fact, today, the omega seamaster watch name is synonymous with durability, elegance, and precision. Omega introduced this awesome new take on a vintage model with some vintage aesthetics thrown in there for good measure, which will please some and im sure will annoy others. While we wait for both the new movie and the new watch to become available to the. Bond has always worn omega seamaster watches in each film. The movement in this seamaster gmt james bond is the omega caliber 2628 with 44 hours power reserve, it is a modified eta2892a2 that includes the famed omega coaxial escapement. Later this year, a deluxe version of new the diver 300m will be offered to the discerning collector. In 2018, the 70th anniversary of the seamaster, and the 25th anniversary of the seamaster diver 300 m, omega released a new version of the diver 300 m also known as seamaster professional.
Omega has been associated with james bond movies since 1995. These watches also feature a helium escape valve at 10 oclock and look like a modern interpretation of the seamaster 300. More details at technical specifications omega seamaster diver 300m 007 edition. It was a stunning dress watch with a design that continues to inspire todays watches, but it lacked serious water. Everything you need to know about the omega seamaster. Lnib omega seamaster 300 blueceramicwave new style. Designwise, its the exact same watch as the previous one, with a blue dial with wave pattern, a blue dive bezel with aluminum insert and the helium valve at 10. Omega released a second james bond limited edition watch in 2006. Discover a large selection of omega seamaster watches on chrono24 the worldwide marketplace for luxury watches.
Released in 2006, casino royale was the first time daniel craig. In 1932, the company created one of the first diving watches in the world the omega marine. In the 1990s the seamasters popularity skyrocketed after it became the official watch of james bond. The 2006 version of the james bond seamaster ihas a deeper blue color on the wave dial. It is based on omegas original divers wristwatch, the seamaster 300 ck29 from 1957. Omegas diving heritage began with the groundbreaking marine, released in 1932 and used by the grandfather of modern diving, yves le prieur. With a 20year long partnership, there seems to be no looking back. So there are many different versions available today. Quality guarantee, 30 days hassle free return, worldwide free shipping,paypal accepted. The seamaster watch series is available in a variety of materials. Omega seamaster watches popular used omega seamaster watches. Baselworld 2018 the new omega seamaster diver 300m. Not that it was gone or anything, but things had gone a little quiet.
As mentioned in our previous article on the seamaster 300 master coaxial here. To mark the diver 300ms 25th anniversary in 2018, omega updated the entire lineup with larger case sizes 42mm compared to 41mm, ceramic dials, redesigned helium escape valves, and metascertified. The new omega seamaster diver 300m 007 edition will be priced at eur 7,630 on nato strap and eur 8,640 on titanium mesh. James bonds omega seamaster diver 300m in casino royale.
Oct 25, 2006 the omega logo and seamaster name are also applied on the dial, with the seamaster name highlighted in red. The watch that was once lovingly referred to as the bond watch or the smp seamaster professional, and later came with a. It features a zirconiumdioxide bezel as well as a zirconiumdioxide watchface with laser engraved waves, paying tribute to the very first seamaster. This new version borrows liberally from the original.
How to buy the best of james bonds omega seamaster watches. This wristwatch is full of great characteristics that can make it a go to choice for many men. I like the new ceramic bezel, the cleaner dial, the longer hands, the black calendar background, but can anyone tell me why omega decided to change. The essential guide to the omega seamaster planet ocean. As such it is powered by the caliber 2500 which features a coaxial escapement. Omega seamaster watches are renowned as some of the finest diver watches ever manufactured.
Up for sale i have a like new omega seamaster 300 blue with ceramic bezel and wave dial newest version. The main difference here is that omega has created a totally new version. Sep 01, 2017 with daniel craig replacing pierce brosnan for 2006s casino royale, his seamaster professional 300m was also replaced with the new coaxial escapement version. There was nothing completely new about the calibre 2500 movement when the. Omega seamaster all prices for omega seamaster watches. Omega seamaster planet ocean chronograph automatic mens. In 2006, james bond 007 is incarnated by daniel craig in casino. The watch itself doesnt change in the 1999 movie, the world is not enough. If not, you can always buy another old style seamaster and install on it the modern bracelet 1515816 so you have the best of both worlds. Planet ocean got this honor over a decade later in 2006s casino royale.
Its fitting that an exnaval commander would choose a seamaster. I went into my local dealer and was told a little about each of the two, but i always take this with a pinch of salt as they will never tell you the whole story. Omega has redesigned its famous seamaster diver 300m jck. An omega seamaster typically has a stainless steel case and bracelet bond style with omega symbol clasp, screwin crown and caseback. Lastly, for spectre 2015, omega developed a particular version watch with navy credentials and a few builtin devices a timer and a bomb. Omega seamaster and james bond 007 a 20year love story.
It will fit any 2531254122202221 seamaster, as well as some other models. This timepiece is a perfect synthesis of form and function combining a classic stainless steel case and bracelet with characteristics and functions that are indispensable for professional divers a screwin case back and a screwin crown that ensure water resistance, a unidirectional. This is one of the watches worn by daniel craig in the 2006 james bond casino royale movie. Heres a look at all the omega watches that have graced the wrist. Supplied with inner and outer boxes, booklet and all papers. Quantum of solace james bond movie i n 2012, omega is marking the 50th anniversary of the. A new bond, pierce brosnan, needed a new watch and 007 costume designer lindy hemming chose an omega seamaster, then the bluedialed version with the skeletonized sword hands.
Buy omega seamaster 300 m new, certified preowned and vintage discover more about the omega seamaster 300 m since its launch in 1957, the seamaster 300 m appeared redesigned in a number of different collections. Omega wristwatches have been associated with the james bond franchise since 1995s goldeneye, and their onscreen counterparts have been equipped with various hidden mechanisms such as explosive detonators and laser emitters. With daniel craig replacing pierce brosnan for 2006s casino royale, his seamaster professional 300m was also replaced with the new coaxial escapement version. As sports watches grew in popularity in the 1950s and 60s, it quickly became one of their most indemand models among amateur and professional divers. The omega seamaster is an automatic winding chronometer and quartz watch that omega has produced since 1948. It was then replaced by a version with a coaxial movement caliber 2500. Actually, there are two omega watches in the movie. In the 1990s the seamaster s popularity skyrocketed after it became the official watch of james bond. In 2006, daniel craig plays james bond in casino royale, sporting an omega seamaster diver 300m and seamaster planet ocean 600m. Not that it was gone or anything, but it has been rather quiet on this watch. The omega seamaster planet ocean connection with james bond is indelible at this point, and naturally, the planet ocean found its way onto daniel craigs wrist in 2006. This timepiece is a perfect synthesis of form and function combining a classic stainless steel case and bracelet with characteristics and functions that are indispensable for professional divers a screwin case back and a screwin crown that ensure water resistance, a. One example is the seamaster 300 spectre, which omega created in 2015 for the film of the same name.
The omega logo and seamaster name are also applied on the dial, with the seamaster name highlighted in red. The seamaster planet ocean is still a relatively new addition to the omega catalog. Every omega james bond watch ranked and rated qp magazine. The year before it appeared on the wrist of james bond in 2006s casino. Omega made diving watches for the british military during world war ii, though the first seamaster wasnt released until 1948. Omega sa is a swiss luxury watchmaker based in bielbienne, switzerland. Released in 2006, casino royale was the first time daniel craig portrayed james bond and the film was both a critical and box office hit, becoming the highestgrossing james bond film until it was dethroned by skyfall in 2012. In 2006, omega started fitting seamaster pros with their improved. But as james bond is a man of action, the new watch is also available with a striped nato strap that continues the color theme in beige, brown, and grey with the numbers 007 engraved on. Limitededition omega seamaster diver 300m titanium tantalum. Cory, i am looking for an omega deville limited edition. The seamaster is worn in the james bond movie franchise since 1995 bond wore rolex submariners in the prior films. Like all omega watches, the seamaster has been designed with care.
As i mentioned in the introduction to this article, bond had been wearing a seamaster since 1995s goldeneye but had opted for a seamaster. The seamaster diver 300m collection is now expanding with the chronograph version. One hundred years before the seamaster s debut, the swiss manufacturers founder, louis brandt, began producing and exporting watches. James bond is still using the omega seamaster 300 ref. This watch was based on the seamaster 300 with a selected 12hour bezel, a lollipop seconds hand, massive patinated indexes and a 5stripe nato strap, paying homage to these utilized by the raf the brand new omega seamaster diver 300m 007 version. Omega seamaster diver 300m 007 edition oversmartwatch. The first omega seamaster, launched in 1948, was a product of the wealth of experience that omega had gathered with military watches and their water resistance function. Emphasizing the link to james bond, this special edition omega is. Baselworld 2018 the new omega seamaster diver 300m specs. With each new movie, omega has released special editions of bonds watch for fans and collectors, including models with limited production runs. Just as a real version, all black carbon material is high end and hardness, most importantly, it has good characters of strong scratchresistant performance since it is still like a new one. Just before the release of new movie spectre, a look back in the past to rediscover all. Craig also wore a seamaster planet ocean at the beginning of the film, and even got a special thin version made as he found the regular watch too thick.1523 1078 1308 1148 1527 736 1163 209 751 1068 1032 351 550 77 1099 128 1351 198 58 1178 464 746 916 1539 487 314 1404 607 1421 1459 1157 697 1106 705 1275 659 502 1400 959 43 1046 1009 1244 422 258