The Oris Aquis Date needs no presentation any longer. It is one of those generally moderate programmed watches that we often cover, here at MONOCHROME. Performing both at the office or at the sea shore, the new facelift worked by Oris gave this watch a much more alluring look, without endangering its plunging limits. Generally seen in an enormous 43.5mm width, there’s another more modest alternative accessible – which we’ll call more easy to use. Furthermore, today this model gets a popular 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 seeking an open yet powerful jump watch with a Swiss programmed development, an ensured case yet sufficient tastefulness for every day use. Beforehand a straightforward apparatus watch considering just its jumping limits, the advancement attempted in 2017, when the watch was facelifted, added a little trace of class to this model – overhauled records and hands, new tones, diverse state of certain components – the entirety of that done in a rather moderate however fruitful way.
A year later, the brand concluded that this model ought to be significantly more “urbanized”, with the presentation of a more modest variant – not a ladies’ observe but rather such a fair 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 obviously 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 top notch green dial (unmistakably quite possibly the most in vogue colors this year). For the event, the dial isn’t matte however 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 normal dark bezel, Oris combines its green dial with a coordinating artistic 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 other versions of the watch and still water-impervious to 300 meters. It will be offered on a decision of leather 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 view of a Sellita SW 200-1. This programmed development beats at 4Hz and has a 38-hour power hold. 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 (leather or elastic) or EUR 1,850 (steel arm band). More subtleties at oris.ch .