BaselWorld 2018: Certina DS PH200M

BaselWorld 2018: Certina DS PH200M

We’ve seen such countless promising pieces this year from more modest Swatch Group brands, it was a pleasure. From Tissot, Longines, Hamilton and obviously Certina . A year ago when we initially visited the brand we didn’t have the foggiest idea what’s in store. In 2018 notwithstanding, things went in a new direction. I tend not to take a gander at online media during the reasonable. I don’t need other associates’ presents on ruin the astonishment for me. Nonetheless, I saw the new Certina DS PH200M and I was unable to stand by to put my hands on it. At long last, Certina additionally chose to take motivation from one of their to a great extent effective vintage models and the outcome is satisfying. We generally connected Certina with incredible plunge watches that fuse momentous detail. It’s nothing unexpected the new Certina DS PH200M likewise strolls this path.

Certina DS in 1967

The first Certina DS (Double Security) PH200M saw the light of the without precedent for 1967 under the reference 5801 117. It had a programmed development (Certina type 25-651) that Certina previously utilized in their past DS models. That model was water safe up to 200m, had a screw down crown and a decent crosshair dial with painted lists. The breadth of the watch was around 40.5mm. Generally enormous in those occasions obviously, we are discussing an instrument watch. The watch is quite uncommon these days and on the off chance that they do come available to be purchased they normally bring a chunk of change, as it were. Reedition this model is an incredible move for Certina, a brand officially known as a section to mid-level inside the Swatch Group range that sold decent looking however generally current timepieces.


The new DS PH200M is a genuine replacement of the vintage model with vintage-like look and detail. The case is just somewhat bigger at 42.8mm, actually water impervious to 200m. The case finish is brushed with a pivoting jumper bezel, screw down crown and case back. The back, incidentally, has a similar turtle logo as the vintage model. Inside the DS PH200M is the Swatch Group most loved ETA Powermatic 80 development which has a date (at 3 o’clock) much the same as the first, and the popular 80 hours of force save. The dial is lacquered dark and has a similar kind of crosshair theme as the vintage model, both in red. That is a similar shading the second hand is painted as well, while the first DS PH200M had a white second hand.


Priced Attractively

The watch comes in a pleasant defensive case-looking introduction box with an additional lash. You have a nato and a calfskin calf tie. DS isn’t just a sign coming from the vintage model. Certina actually utilizes a comparative innovation to shield the development from enormous stuns. DS innovation permits to the development to move inside the case if there should be an occurrence of an effect, sort of like a suspension. Despite the fact that the best thing about the DS PH200M isn’t all the above however the value point Certina will offer this model: the retail cost will be (German retail cost). The watch will be accessible around September this year. It is somewhat late yet it’s because of the way that Certina needs to replicate a similar DS innovation in the watch which isn’t common in the business nowadays it would take time.

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