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Radiomir 42 mm PAM 338
Editor's opinion
73/100
By Florian Matrion - November 11, 2010
Editor's opinion
73/100
Users' rating
79/100

The historical Panerai collection has enriched itself in 2010 with 3 new 42 mm Radiomir. Very expected by the Paneristis, they would be able to conquer a much larger public. Review of the PAM 338.

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Retail price France at November 11, 2010 :
5,400.00 €
Elite Ultra Thin
Editor's opinion
69.5/100
By Florian Matrion - July 20, 2010
Editor's opinion
69.5/100
Users' rating
79/100

The great come back of the classic and ultra thin Zenith watch is announced. Excellent news ! But will the Elite Extra Thin measure up our expectations ? Review in details.

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Retail price France at July 20, 2010 :
3,500.00 €
Grand Seiko Spring Drive
Editor's opinion
65.5/100
By Florian Matrion - June 4, 2010
Editor's opinion
65.5/100
Users' rating
79.5/100

The GS Spring Drive SBGA011 is a prime example of current high-end Seiko watches. Let's test this model which has discrete refinement.

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Retail price France at June 4, 2010 :
5,900.00 €
Chronomètre Souverain
Editor's opinion
79/100
By Florian Matrion - June 4, 2010
Editor's opinion
79/100
Users' rating
81/100

300 years of matchmaking and chronometers around your wrist, the measured extravagance of François Paul Journe. In the Souverain family, I ask for the Chronometer.

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Retail price France at June 4, 2010 :
24,480.00 €
Foudroyante 2010
Editor's opinion
68/100
By Florian Matrion - May 3, 2011
Editor's opinion
68/100
Users' rating
81.5/100

Do not be mistaken: this is not just another “three-hand” watch. While this Habring² has a classic appearance, the concept of its movement makes it a totally unique and atypical watch. Review.

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Retail price France at May 3, 2011 :
4,750.00 €
Quantième Perpétuel Jules Audemars
Editor's opinion
80/100
By Florian Matrion - September 30, 2010
Editor's opinion
80/100
Users' rating
82/100

The test of the Perpetual Calendar is a superb occasion to discover an Audemars Piguet's great complication, in the sometimes unknown range “Jules Audemars”. I have tested it for you!

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Retail price France at September 30, 2010 :
53,750.00 €
Master Memovox
Editor's opinion
72/100
By Florian Matrion - November 1, 2010
Editor's opinion
72/100
Users' rating
83/100

Since a fugitive comeback in the 1990's, the Master Reveil had replaced the Memovox. Is its return a true novelty or the comeback of a Sleeping Beauty?

Reach the Jaeger-LeCoultre Area
Retail price France at November 1, 2010 :
6,950.00 €
Master Grande Ultra Thin
Editor's opinion
73/100
By Florian Matrion - January 17, 2011
Editor's opinion
73/100
Users' rating
82.5/100

A classic watch for today's test, the Jaeger-LeCoutre Master Grande Ultra Thin. Let's take a look together and see how this “3 hands” displays real personality underneath its apparent simplicity.

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Retail price France at January 17, 2011 :
5,800.00 €
Nautilus 5712G
Editor's opinion
79.5/100
By Florian Matrion - December 7, 2010
Editor's opinion
79.5/100
Users' rating
83/100

If you think the two-handed and steel-cased Nautilus too sober, here is the test of a bolder configuration: the grey gold Patek Philippe 5712G with moon phases.

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Retail price France at December 7, 2010 :
28,600.00 €
De Ville Hour Vision
Editor's opinion
71.5/100
By Florian Matrion - June 28, 2011
Editor's opinion
71.5/100
Users' rating
83/100

The gigantic success of the Speedmaster and the Planet Ocean would make us almost forget about the rest of the Omega catalog. Today, let's focus on the De Ville Hour Vision and its 8501 Caliber.

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Retail price France at June 28, 2011 :
13,500.00 €
Duomètre à Chronographe
Editor's opinion
80/100
By Florian Matrion - April 1, 2011
Editor's opinion
80/100
Users' rating
84/100

Jaeger-LeCoultre made quite an impression among watchmaking enthusiasts with the introduction of the Chonograph Duomètre. Let's take a look together at the multiple facets of this very original piece.

Reach the Jaeger-LeCoultre Area
Retail price France at April 1, 2011 :
31,600.00 €
Datejust 116200
Editor's opinion
72/100
By Florian Matrion - June 4, 2010
Editor's opinion
72/100
Users' rating
84/100

Let’s go over one of the Rolex Watch-making classics : the Datejust. A multitask watch with some out of fashion dimensions.

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Retail price France at June 4, 2010 :
4,635.00 €
Historiques American 1921
Editor's opinion
78/100
By Florian Matrion - December 28, 2010
Editor's opinion
78/100
Users' rating
84/100

Take a classic watchmaker, entrust him to a neo-expressionist painter, and you end up with the American 1921...OK, I'm exaggerating slightly, but that not much! Let's review.

Reach the Vacheron Constantin Area
Retail price France at December 28, 2010 :
23,200.00 €
Portofino Remontage Manuel 8 Jours (bracelet Santoni)
Editor's opinion
74.5/100
By Florian Matrion - May 23, 2011
Editor's opinion
74.5/100
Users' rating
85/100

The Portofino range from IWC is prominently featured this year with 4 new models! Here is the review for its flagship model, the Hand-Wound 8 Days, with the first of IWC's 8-day manual movement.

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Retail price France at May 23, 2011 :
15,600.00 €
Oyster Perpetual 116000
Editor's opinion
71.5/100
By Florian Matrion - February 12, 2011
Editor's opinion
71.5/100
Users' rating
85/100

A true heir to the first Oyster Perpetual launched in 1931, the current model is a perfect example of the Rolex know-how. Let's check out this watch, before your wife starts taking it for granted!

Reach the Rolex Area
Retail price France at February 12, 2011 :
3,780.00 €
Jaeger-LeCoultre Duomètre à Quantième Lunaire Ref. 604 25 21
Editor's opinion
80.5/100
By Sébastien Bey-Haut - October 25, 2012
Editor's opinion
80.5/100
Users' rating
90/100

In 2012, Jaeger-LeCoultre gave us a new version of its Duomètre à Quantième Lunaire, a watch with unusual engineering entirely dedicated to chronometric accuracy. Discover our review and wach gallery.

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Retail price France at October 25, 2012 :
29,000.00 €
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