Cartier W20099C4

Collection: Santos de Cartier Gender: Men
Cartier W20099C4 Santos is the kind of watch that handsomely defines what a "modern classic" means. This gent’s wrist watch is presented in a superb steel gold construction that has the traditional silhouette of a classy timepiece, revamped with just a perfect dose of contemporary styling. It goes easy with casual ensembles, yet elegant enough to be paired even with you dressiest attire. Simply said, a timeless design.

Cartier W20099C4 32mm Santos de Cartier Galbee Automatic for men

As a Cartier, this beauty would most likely being categorized as a luxury fashion watch. However, you can be sure that "style" is just one of its many sophisticated offerings. After all, it is one of the Santos de Cartier "Galbée" series, the successor of a renown line of timepieces that had been widely praised by collectors since its first interception in 1904.

Offering both quality and comfort, this Cartier W20099C4 wrist watch’s case and bracelet is made of a fine grade stainless steel that is not only sturdy and highly corrosion resistant, but also allergic free for sensitive skin. The bezel that is decorated with screws décor is made of solid 18K Yellow gold to amp up its elegance, while the bracelet is accented with golden screws. It feels solid with just a perfect weight, and thanks to the ergonomic design, the timepiece is such a pleasure to wear.

Speaking of the measurements, this slim automatic watch’s case is around 34.87 mm × 45.54 mm (including the lugs) and 8.67 mm thick. Its square part, that is measured based on the bezel’s outer line is around 32 mm × 33 mm. The steel link bracelet that measures nearly 20 mm wide is adjustable, approximately 7 inches long, and it comes equipped with a deployment clasp for convenient fitting.

Moving right along, the timepiece’s face is clean, simple yet simply charming. Its black Roman numerals hour numbers as well as the sword shaped blued-steel hands that go against the bright Silver opaline dial, along with the date display at 4:30 are easy to read, meanwhile the sapphire crystal that shields the dial is enhanced with glare proofing to improve its visibility. And you can have your peace of mind knowing that all of these functionality are powered by the precise Cartier Calibre 049.

For those who are not in the know, being automatic, the Cartier W20099C4 watch functions without a battery as it powers automatically with the movement of your arms. And specifically, the Swiss made Cartier Calibre 049 fitted within this timepiece features 21 jewels, and provides around 42 hours of power reserve. And conveniently, all of the setting and adjustment can be done via the spinel crystal decorated octagonal-shaped crown at the case’s right hand side.

Anyway, the original suggested retail price of this men’s Santos de Cartier "Galbée" series automatic watch is $8,000.00, which is a reasonable price point for one with such quality offerings. Not to mention that the timepiece is also boasts 100 m water resistant for practical sake.

Watch Specification

Brand: Cartier
Collection: Santos de Cartier
Series: Galbée
Model number: W20099C4
Watch style: Gents, Casual Dress, Modern
Display type: Analog
Movement: Swiss automatic

Cartier Caliber 049. Personalized, built based on ETA 2892-A2. Swiss made, automatic self-winding mechanical movement, three hands, date. 11½‴ ligne Ø 25.60 mm, 3.60 mm thick. 21 jewels. 28,800 vph. ± 42 hours of power reserve.

Functions: Hour, Minute, Seconds, Date
Dial: Silver Opaline

Sword-shaped blued-steel hands. Black Roman numeral hour markers. Black printed markers around the inner rim. Date display at 4:30.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

scratch resistant, anti reflective.

Case: Stainless steel and 18K Yellow Gold

Square, Ø 34.87 mm × 45.54 mm, ± 8.67 mm thick. fine brushed and polished.

Bezel: 18K Yellow Gold

fixed bexel, decorated with 8 screws. polished.

Caseback: Solid

stainless steel. engraved.

Crown: Pull and push crown

stainless steel. octagonal set with a synthetic crystal.

Bracelet: Stainless steel

Silver, fine brushed, decorated with golden screws. ± 20 mm wide. men standard length.

Clasp: Deployment clasp
Notable Features: Calendar
Santos signature design
Water resistant: 30 m (3 ATM / 100 feet)

daily wear, not suitable for prolonged contact with water.

Additional info: -

MSRP

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Rate: 1

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price or Recommended Retail Price listed here may or may not reflecting the actual selling price of this Cartier Santos de Cartier watch. You should use it and/or its conversion value for estimation only.

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The Cartier 32mm Santos de Cartier Galbée Automatic review in this page is written by Rief at Thursday, April 18, 2013. The post is tagged as $5000 up to $10000, 30m, 32mm, analog, automatic, cartier, date, gold, men, mid end, on steel, rectangle, square, stainless steel, swiss automatic, three hands, watch.

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