Audemars Piguet 26020ST.OO.D101CR.01

Collection: Royal Oak Offshore Gender: Men
Bold with sporty modern look yet oozing some royal elegance at once, the Audemars Piguet 26020ST.OO.D101CR.01 is indeed a sophisticated luxury timepiece. A gent’s watch that is beautiful inside out. Finely built with the finest materials, powered by magnificent Swiss mechanical movement, and fashion versatile. Even just by looking at it, you can immediately sense the remarkable quality inherited within its whole construction.

Audemars Piguet 26020ST.OO.D101CR.01 44mm Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph Automatic for men

This Automatic Chronograph version of AP’s Royal Oak Offshore is a large size. The brushed case that is made of premium grade Stainless steel has a diameter of 44 mm and 18 mm thick. Its luxurious Black "Hornback" Alligator leather bracelet that comfortably supporting the watch on the wrist is around 18 mm wide, and comes equipped with the convenient of deployment buckle clasp for ease and securer fitting.

Just like the rest of ROO series, this men’s Audemars Piguet 26020ST.OO.D101CR.01 watch comes with an immediately recognizable hexagon design fixed bezel secured by 8 polished steel screws, along with rubber coated screw down crown and push-buttons at the right hand side. The screwed caseback is solid, while its texture Black dial is protected by a world class sapphire crystal that is enhanced with glare proofing on both side. And for practical sake, the whole timepiece boasts a capacity of 100 m water resistance, making it suitable for swimming and shallow snorkeling.

Offering first class reliability, this AP’s 44mm steel on leather timepiece is beating at the frequency of 28,800 vph, delivered by the exclusive AP caliber 2326/2840 that combines functionality with aesthetics and the highest level of refinement in the watchmaker’s art. It is a precise, Swiss made automatic mechanical self-winding movement that contains 50 jewels, and has an approximate Power Reserve of 40 hours. In addition to the small seconds at twelve and legible date aperture at three, this three hands serving calibre offers a Chronograph functions with large central seconds, 30 minute counter at nine, and 12 hour counter six.

Speaking of the face, the Audemars Piguet 26020ST.OO.D101CR.01 Royal Oak Offshore can be easily distinguished by the look of its bold geometric patterned Black dial that comes with a silver tone hands with SuperLuminova coating that points to the large, luminous Arabic numeral hour markers. The date is magnified for an easier reading, and, there is also Tachymeter scale on at the inner bezel.

Positioned as a high end Swiss luxury goods, this mechanical timepiece’s suggested retail price is $25,700.00. Even though they are a bit pricey, AP’s watches are known for their great quality-price ratio and longevity so that you can be sure that every penny you spent is worth.

Watch Specification

Brand: Audemars Piguet
Collection: Royal Oak Offshore (ROO)
Series: Chronograph
Model number: 26020ST.OO.D101CR.01

Style: 26020ST. also referred as 26020STOOD101CR01

Watch style: Gent, Casual Dress, Sporty
Display type: Analog
Movement: Swiss automatic

AP Calibre 2326/2840 --calibre 2326, chronograph module 2840. In-house, a mechanical manufacture movement by Audemars Piguet. Swiss made, mechanical self-winding chronograph automatic movement.

Specs
Function: Two hands w/ small seconds, Chronograph w/ central sweep seconds, Automatic date. Size: 11¾‴ lignes (Ø 26.60 mm), 6.15 mm thickness. Consists of 370 individual parts. 50 jewels. beats at 28,800 vph (4 Hz). provides ± 38 ~ 40 hours of power reserve.

Automatic winding unidirectional (anticlockwise). Gold-plated barrel with gold copper and cadmium alloy coating. Ball bearing mounted rotor with a mass segment made out of 21 carat gold. "KIF Elastor" shock protection system for the balance. Variable inertia balance. Second stop when setting the time (stops second hand).

Functions: Hour, Minute, Seconds, Chronograph, Date, Tachymeter
Dial: Black

Black "Méga Tapiserie" pattern dial. SuperLuminova filled silver-tone hands. Silver-tone outlined Arabic numeral hour markers with luminescent materials. Small seconds at 12. 30-minute register at 9. 12-hour counter at 6. Date window at 3 w/ magnifying glass atop.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

scratch resistant, anti-reflective coated.

Case: Stainless steel

Round, Ø 44 mm, ± 18 mm thick. brushed.

Bezel: Stainless steel

stationary bezel. hexagon design, screwed. tachymeter scale at the inner bezel.

Caseback: Solid

screwed-in stainless steel. engraved.

Crown: Screw down crown

stainless steel, rubber coated. logoed.

Bracelet: Alligator / Crocodile leather

Black, "Hornback" crocs leather w/ textured pattern, decorated with tonal stitching. ± 18 ~ 20 mm wide. men’s standard length.

Clasp: Deployment buckle clasp
Notable Features: Calendar
Chronograph
Luminous hands and markers
Water resistant: 100 m (10 ATM / 330 feet)

suitable for rain, showering, swimming and shallow snorkeling. not recommended for diving.

Additional info: -

MSRP

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Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price or Recommended Retail Price listed here may or may not reflecting the actual selling price of this Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore watch. You should use it and/or its conversion value for estimation only.

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The Audemars Piguet 44mm Royal Oak Offshore Chronograph review in this page is written by Rief at Thursday, March 07, 2013. The post is tagged as $25000 up to $50000, 100m, 44mm, analog, audemars piguet, automatic, chronograph, date, hi end, men, on leather, round, stainless steel, swiss automatic, three hands, watch.

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