In the year 2007, Longines, the Swiss luxury watch brand achieved a milestone by adding the Longines Hydroconquest collection to its catalogue. The Longines HydroConquest watches have been specially designed for those coveted watch enthusiasts who desire for performance, technical excellence as well as elegance, all in a single timepiece.
Additionally, these Longines watches are so capable in their functionalities that they have even surpassed the set industry standards for the sports watches. Thus these Longines watches have now become a new benchmark for the diving watches. Furthermore, the Longines HydroConquest diving models are also available with different enchanting colour variations and functionalities.
History of Longines HydroConquest
Encapsulating the timeless elegance and incorporating everything from sports to elegance, the Longines is a notable watch brand located in the municipality of Saint-Imier, in Switzerland. The Longines possess a long tradition in the world of watch manufacturing. In fact, it is the oldest registered brand that is still flourishing well in this dedicated segment. Its consistent efforts, evolvement and expertise have led the Longines brand to achieve thresholds of success. And indeed it is a pioneer in manufacturing sports luxury watches.
Highly acknowledged for its association with the world of sports the brand has released a number of robust yet elegant timepieces for the sports geeks. And still, it continues to do the same. In a bid to continuously expand and improve its collection the Longines keeps on appending new models to its collection. Hence, making a mark on the minds of watch lovers with its incredible innovations. While one such invention from the Longines is - the Longines HydroConquest watches.
Debuted in the year 2007, the Longines HydroConquest is a new addition to the Longines sports watches. These Longines dive watches are so outstanding in their performmnace that they have even surpassed the set thresholds of industry in the sports watch segment. Within a short span, these Longines watches have grabbed the attention of masses from all across the world. Outperforming in everything and delivering more than required these watches are highly functional under the waters and deliver excellent performance figures. The Longines HydroConquest models are suitable for the number of water audacious water sports.
Moreover, to make you enjoy your underwater expeditions to the fullest these watches are equipped with the screwed-in case back and crown, thus providing you with an exceptional water resistivity up to 30 bars of depth. Meanwhile, its unidirectional bezel assures you a greater safety by helping in measuring diving time with its counter-clockwise rotation. This bezel is available in different colour choices including red, black, and blue. Furthermore, courtesy to its Super-LumiNova coated hands and indices, these make the dial readable under any kind of lighting condition. Apart from this, while wearing the Longines watch you need not check about its staying back to wrist again and again. This is so because these Longines diver watches come equipped with the double security folding clasp and an integrated diving extension. These secure the watch firmly to your wrists thus allowing you to stay carefree.
Assuredly, looking at these features one can certainly claim that every design element in these Longines HydroConquest watches has been created with utmost attention. The watch outshines in everything be it be robustness, performance, design or in fact the price even. Thus due to all these main features, these Longines HydroConquest watches are the highly favoured ones.
While moving on to its available versions, the Longines HydroConquest watches are available in two different case sizes including 39mm and 41mm. Whereas, its three hand versions come decked with an automatic or quartz movement. Even the Longines chronograph in Longines HydroConquest family offers a choice between the automatic movement and quartz movement. And within its Chronographs assortment, the Longines hydro conquest automatic is fitted with the L688 movement with a column wheel. This automatic movement is known to be exclusively produced for the Longines by the eminent movement producer ETA.
Apart from Luminescent pointers and hour markers, the big Arabic numerals showcased using bright colour hues including black, cream, or blue also adds to the legibility of Longines HydroConquest watch. Even some chronograph features have been highlighted by using red enamel. While staying true to its sportive spirit the watches are supplied with stainless steel or black rubber bracelets, thus making the watch apt for both men and women. This stunning chronograph from the Longines HydroConquest series is an ideal sport watch to accompany you during the underwater adventures. Although, its sleek profile also makes it suitable to don with the formal attire as well. Distinguishing itself from the crowd of other luxury watches this Longines Chronograph watch is available in two different versions contradicting on the basis of movements powering them.
Whilst, one of the main highlights of these Longines HydroConquest timepieces is their ceramic bezel. This bezel makes the watch very light and resistant to possible scratches and blemishes. Moreover, its non-reflective sapphire watch crystal protects the watch against any kind of wear and tear. Thus making the watch durable and suitable for the everyday uses. Even the Longines HydroConquest timepieces are clinched with an elegant steel bracelet attached to integrated butterfly clasp, thus ensuring easy and secure handling of the Longines HydroConquest watch.
Hence, the exceptional functionality and design aesthetics of these sporty diver watches have made the brand achieve remarkable success. Every Longines diver watch stands high for its robustness and impeccable elegance. Many of the Longines men's watches have been highly exceptional in their aesthetics. Looking to the same even the great personalities like Kate Winslet and Audrey Hepburn could not resist themselves from flaunting these exquisite pieces of luxury.