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The Zenith El Primero is An Important, Iconic Movement

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Many people know that Zenith was the first to develop an automatic-winding chronograph movement, but the story is far more interesting than that. The El Primero movement is an icon in the watch world, so let’s take a quick trip down Zenith history lane. Regarded as one of the most important developments in the watch […]

The Zenith Chronomaster Sport Is Impressive and Worth a Look

Tudor made big strides in 2021 with new versions of its Black Bay Chronograph, but it’s a path that was already well worn by Zenith. The company is credited with some of the world’s most innovative and groundbreaking chronographs, so its move to include super high-tech and complicated features in its 2020 Chronograph Sport release […]

To The Moon & Back: 4 Watches To Brave The Biggest Adventures

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Humanity’s urge to explore has led us to the farthest reaches of the globe…and beyond. But no explorer is complete without the proper tools for the mission. Whether it be extreme temperatures, altitudes, or depths, every adventurer needs a watch that can withstand the most extreme elements. Here are the 4 watches that have gone […]

Zenith El Primero: The Legendary Movement Turns 50

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It’s easy to build a list of legendary watch models—the Omega Speedmaster, the Rolex Daytona, the Patek Phillippe Calatrava, to name a few. But rarely does a watch movement enjoy the same iconic status as the watch itself. Enter the Zenith El Primero automatic chronograph caliber. Introduced in 1969, El Primero has maintained its status […]

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