Founded in 1980 by Italian Carlo Crocco, the Swiss luxury watchmaker Hublot mixes unconventional watchmaking techniques with utmost precision. Pushing the boundaries of traditional watchmaking design, the Hublot Big Bang collection — released in 2004 — showcases elegance and sportiness with a distinctly industrial feel, thus resulting in high-performance models that offer exceptional comfort, style and precision.
With an incredible array of different materials, movements, and style, Hublot Big Bang watches provide something for every buyer no matter their preference.
In 2005, the Hublot Big Bang collection won the award for “Best Design” at the Grand Prix d’Horlogerie de Genève, and has since then enjoyed outstanding sales success.
Here are some of the best models from the collection that are worth considering.
Hublot Big Bang Unico Ferrari
A fantastic and luxurious watch by design, the Hublot Big Bang Big Bang Ferrari Unico is a joy to wear daily, thanks to its comfortable, high quality, black rubber strap. It has a well-balanced design that showcases a sporty style with a modern touch.
The sophisticated black and red skeleton dial features a chronograph sub-dial, a yellow date display window at 3 o’clock, and bold silver hands and hour markers. A robust rubber, black Alcantara or black Schedoni leather strap completes the look, optimising comfort and security.
Water-resistant to 100 metres and powered by the automatic HUB1241 calibre movement, this exceptional timepiece is set within a 45mm carbon fibre case, complete with an anti-reflective sapphire crystal glass.
Hublot Big Bang Unico Titanium
Say hello to the Hublot Big Bang Big Bang Unico Titanium, a fantastic timepiece that comes with a skeletonised dial, black rubber strap with deployment clasp, and a satin-finished bezel.
Now there’s no need to freeze when you accidentally drop your watch. This timepiece comes with a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and matte skeletonised case back that prevents scratches and cracks. Moreover, the analogue dial comes with a date display and two chronograph sub-dials at the 3 and 9 o’clock positions.
Powered by a HUB1280 Unico movement, this Hublot Big Bang Big Bang Unico timepiece also has a power reserve of 72 hours. It is also water-resistant up to 100 meters, thereby making it one of the most durable Hublot creations.
Hublot Big Bang Caviar
Looking for the perfect gift for your father, brother or son? Or are you simply looking to treat yourself? If so, this Hublot Big Bang Big Bang Caviar is one of the most amazing gifts you can purchase for any occasion — be it for yourself or someone else.
The black dial featuring a series of radial circles and lines displays rhodium-plated hands and indexes. Meanwhile, there is a date window at the 3 o’clock mark. Besides that, this watch comes in a 41mm polished black ceramic casing. It is also much lighter and more comfortable to wear.
Hublot incorporated a HUB1112 engine with 42-hour power reserve to power this watch. What’s more, this watch is water-resistant up to 100 metres. All in all, such unique features make this Big Bang Caviar one of the most durable wristwatches from the collection.
Hublot Big Bang Unico King Gold
Looking for a watch that has all the classic and stylish charms? Then this Hublot Big Bang Unico King Gold watch offers a unique mechanical approach that makes a powerful statement.
Featuring a polished and satin-finished 18K King Gold casing, this watch flaunts finely polished corners. The HUB1242 movement powers this timepiece, giving it a 72-hour power reserve. The 18L gold bezel is secured by six “H” style titanium screws. Meanwhile, its beautiful skeletonised dial displays two chronograph sub-dials at 3 and 9 o’clock, as well as a tapered inner bezel flange with red printed seconds/minutes track.
As if the aforementioned features weren’t enough, this Hublot Big Bang Unico King Gold also boasts up to 100m water-resistance. Lastly, its look is finished by a suave-looking black rubber strap.
Hublot Big Bang Steel
With a proven reputation around the world, Hublot ensures the provision of reliable yet elegant watches. In fact, this Hublot Big Bang version in steel has established itself as one the brand’s most vibrant pieces to date with its silver and blue tone. Its transparent case back and satin-finished casing made from stainless steel only add to its appeal.
This watch’s dial features silver-tone luminescent hands and Arabic numeral markers. Three chronograph sub-dials at the 3, 6, and 9 o’clock positions make the otherwise plain dial look more interesting. A sapphire anti-reflective crystal protects this Hublot Big Bang timepiece. At the same time, a reliable HUB4100 chronograph movement beats at its heart. To top it all off, a blue alligator and rubber strap complements the blue dial.
Hublot Big Bang Unico Titanium Ceramic
Designed to turn heads wherever you go, this iconic Hublot Big Bang Unico timepiece is presented in a 45mm carbon fibre case with a polished white ceramic-titanium bezel. There is also a transparent skeletonised dial — featuring two chronograph sub-dials — that reveals the inner workings of the watch.
Powered by the Hublot Calibre HUB1242 movement, this watch promises to deliver performance and precision. Boasting a power reserve of 72 hours, it is big on both style and functionality. Add a 100m water-resistance and you’ve got yourself a powerful timepiece.
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