‘No one can really own Patek Philippe, just for the next generation of custody.’ As the ‘blue blood aristocrat’ in the watchmaking industry, Patek Philippe is the ‘white moonlight’ in the hearts of many watch friends. Patek Philippe was born in 1839, and has been continuously advancing in the field of watchmaking. With legendary watchmaking technology and elegant and noble appearance design, it is fascinating at first sight. At this year’s Basel Watch Fair, Patek Philippe presented us with a visual feast. The new models are exquisite from the shape design and details to the movement. This is also the case for this new watch with a complex function. . The white gold case with the blue dial presents a new look, and the value is still online. Let’s enjoy it together. (Watch model: 5172G)
In 2010, the Patek Philippe men’s chronograph Ref. 5170 was launched. This model is available in gold, white, rose, and platinum, and is equipped with the brand’s own movement. Now Patek Philippe has redesigned this classic men’s chronograph watch, which reinterprets the classics and makes people shine.
Watch real shot
The diameter of the watch is 41 mm. The white gold case has been fully polished, showing the delicate luster on the surface of the case, which has a full texture and is very beautiful.
The unique design of the three-layer lugs brings a completely different visual enjoyment. It can be seen from the side that the lugs and the case are naturally and smoothly connected, and the lugs show an elegant arc, which is in line with ergonomic settings.
The crown and chronograph button are located on one side of the watch. The crown is engraved with Patek Philippe’s classic LOGO logo, and after the polishing process, it is polished with non-slip texture around it, which feels first-class, and it is easier to grasp when adjusting the time. The timing buttons on both sides are embossed with circular carved patterns, showing the brand’s originality in details, and every detail is exquisite.
The white gold case is equipped with a blue dial. The design of the dial also incorporates innovative elements. It is equipped with white gold three-dimensional Arabic numerals. The white barton-style hour and minute hands feature arrows. The central chronograph hands are sandblasted. The time markers and hands are coated with a luminous coating, which makes it easy to read the time clearly in the dark. White gold hour markers, hands and blue dial complement each other, highlighting the elegant retro style. A dual-track scale is set on the periphery of the dial. The 3 o’clock position is a 30-minute cumulative chronograph dial, and the 9 o’clock position is a small seconds dial.
The watch is paired with a hand-stitched navy calfskin strap, which has a retro feel. And with a platinum folding buckle, it highlights the brand’s overall aesthetic style.
The movement uses the CaliberCH29-535PS movement. This movement combines the traditional movement structure and six innovative patents. It is equipped with column wheels, horizontal clutches and manual winding. The patent includes an optimized gear shape and more perfection. The gears aim at the depth adjustment and self-adjusting reset hammer to create a reliable and precise movement with superb technology. Through the transparent case back, we can admire the gorgeous and exquisite movement. The chamfering and edge polishing show the details.
Summary: Since its birth, Patek Philippe has enjoyed an excellent reputation in the field of watchmaking, not only because of its traditional and exquisite skills, but also does not forget to keep pace with the times. This year Patek Philippe has brought us a new experience. This new watch with a complex function has a retro and elegant appearance, and the polishing of the movement is also beautiful. If you like this watch, you can pay more attention. Reference price: ¥ 53,9500 (Wu Fengqi, the home of the picture / text watch)