The Oris Aquis Date needs no presentation any longer. It is one of those generally reasonable programmed watches that we frequently cover, here at MONOCHROME. Performing both at the workplace or at the sea shore, the new facelift worked by Oris gave this watch a considerably more alluring look, without risking its plunging limits. Normally seen in an enormous 43.5mm breadth, there’s another more modest choice accessible – which we’ll call more easy to understand. Also, today this model gets an in vogue new dial. Meet the Oris Aquis Date 39.5mm now with a Green Dial.
As referenced, the Aquis Date is an easy decision for anybody looking for an available yet hearty plunge watch with a Swiss programmed development, an ensured case however sufficient tastefulness for day by day use. Beforehand a straightforward apparatus watch considering just its jumping limits, the advancement embraced in 2017, when the watch was facelifted, added a little trace of polish to this model – updated records and hands, new tones, diverse state of certain components – the entirety of that done in a fairly moderate yet effective way.
A year later, the brand concluded that this model ought to be considerably more “urbanized”, with the presentation of a more modest variant – not a ladies’ observe but rather such a moderate size model, supplanting its 43.5mm case with an effectively wearable 39.5mm case. Effectively accessible in dark with a brushed bezel, in dark with a cleaned bezel or in blue with a cleaned bezel, there’s a fourth model joining the remainder of the assortment – and one that is plainly playing on the pattern for hued watches.
Based on similar particulars as the model effectively accessible – see here – Oris gives its Aquis Date 39.5mm another and rather first rate green dial (obviously quite possibly the most stylish tones this year). For the event, the dial isn’t matte yet includes a sunburst brushed example, which will absolutely bring about changing tones and pleasant reflections. The applied files and hands, all loaded up with Super-LumiNova, haven’t changed.
Instead of the run of the mill dark bezel, Oris combines its green dial with a coordinating fired bezel – which is cleaned. Once more, to give this watch a more metropolitan look. The case, with its coordinated drags and the overhauled defensive gadget as an afterthought, is equivalent to different versions of the watch and still water-impervious to 300 meters. It will be offered on a decision of cowhide tie, elastic tie or hardened steel arm band – all with a diver’s collapsing clasp.
Inside the case is the attempted and-tried Caliber 733, in light of a Sellita SW 200-1. This programmed development beats at 4Hz and has a 38-hour power save. It is taken cover behind a strong steel back yet at the same time includes the mark red rotor.
The Oris Aquis Date 39.5mm with Green Dial will be accessible as of February 2019, at a cost of EUR 1,650 (calfskin or elastic) or EUR 1,850 (steel arm band). More subtleties at oris.ch .