Watches are forever – James Bond villains and their notable watches
Author: CHRONEXT - October 24. 2015
The latest James Bond film is set to premiere on October 26th, meaning that we watch lovers have been reminiscing about his memorable timepieces. A lot of literature has been published surrounding the wristwatches of Bond, which, to be honest, we already know all about. What about his enemies? We’ve taken it upon ourselves to find out.
Top Arrivals – New Watch Wednesday with Rolex, Tudor, and IWC
Author: CHRONEXT - October 21. 2015
New Watch Wednesday has finally arrived! This week, we have received some especially exquisite timepieces that will make the heart of any watch lover beat faster. The watches range from Rolex to Omega and simply impress with horological finesse. Be the first to check out our top 5 pieces of the week.
The Top 10 watches under 2,500 GBP
Author: CHRONEXT - October 16. 2015
The luxury watch industry can sometimes seem unapproachable to those of us watch lovers with a smaller budget. But in fact, the market does offer exceptional timepieces for modest prices – all we have to do is our research. CHRONEXT is always happy to help and we thus present our top 10 favourite timepieces under 2,500 GBP.
Top Arrivals – New Watch Wednesday with Rolex, Omega, and Hanhart
Author: CHRONEXT - October 14. 2015
Here at CHRONEXT, we spend what some people may consider “too much time” trying to decide upon our favourite new arrivals. Of course, this task is impossible for watch lovers as we can never – try as we might – simply choose just a few. Without further ado, we present you with this week’s top 5 coveted new arrivals.
New Watch Wednesday – discover the latest CHRONEXT arrivals
Author: CHRONEXT - October 07. 2015
We don’t know about you, but New Watch Wednesday has come to be our favourite day of the workweek. We must admit that it was especially hard to narrow down our favourite five pieces. But after long and thoughtful contemplation, we present the top 5 new arrivals of the week.
Rolex legends – truthful tales of Rolex history
Author: CHRONEXT - October 06. 2015
Several legends surround the celebrated Rolex brand – some true and some false. Was the authentic Rolex President that Marilyn Monroe gifted John F. Kennedy in 1962 really auctioned off? And did Sir Edmund Hillary, in fact, wear his Rolex atop Mount Everest? Read on to find out.
Complicated watches – Sophisticated timepieces and their date indication systems
Author: CHRONEXT - October 03. 2015
In addition to indicating the time, the date display is one of the most important functions of a wristwatch. Ranging from a simple date window to the complex perpetual calendar – here is an overview of the most important watch complications.
New In – Discover the latest CHRONEXT arrivals
Author: CHRONEXT - September 30. 2015
This week at CHRONEXT, as per usual, we have received some pretty mesmerizing timepieces. We are happy to report that our favourites vary from sparkling brand new to captivatingly vintage. Read on to discover some of our latest coveted pieces.
Time and power – first couples and their notable wristwatches
Author: CHRONEXT - September 27. 2015
From David & Samantha Cameron to Barack & Michelle Obama – here, we list the watch choices of some of the most influential world leaders and their significant others. Whereas some heads of state choose modest models, others proudly flaunt their elite timepieces. Read on to find out who wears what.
New In – Discover the latest CHRONEXT arrivals
Author: CHRONEXT - September 23. 2015
The start of a new week can be tough for some, but not at CHRONEXT where we are continuously receiving entrancing timepieces. This week, we have admired countless models, our favourites of which we have listed below.
The Evolution of watchmaking: Vacheron Constantin introduces the most complicated timepiece to date
Author: CHRONEXT - September 19. 2015
Yesterday marked the day that many pocket watch experts had been eagerly awaiting – the introduction of the Grand Oeuvre from Vacheron Constantin. The manufacturer had previously released limited information surrounding the “world’s most complicated pocket watch” and thus, had been keeping timepiece lovers on the very tips of their toes.
Life on the big screen: 5 famous watches as seen on renowned TV
Author: CHRONEXT - September 12. 2015
Exquisite materials, timeless shapes and impeccable designs – the wristwatches showcased in today’s popular TV shows are immediately recognised by us watch connoisseurs. Without further ado, here are some of the most influential timepieces placed around the wrists of the beloved characters in renowned television series.
From Carrera to Daytona - the best race watches
Author: CHRONEXT - September 05. 2015
Sophisticated technology, meticulous precision, and extreme reliability – the world of racing and the mechanical watch universe share some common denominators. But what is is that makes a watch a "racing watch"? And what are some of the great racing watches out there? We're here to answer your questions.
From Federer to Sharapova – the favourite timepieces of tennis greats
Author: CHRONEXT - September 02. 2015
Yellow balls, blue courts, and eager athletes – this week we turn our attention back to the US open, which is one of the most renowned tennis tournaments in the world. To us, the watches worn by skilled participants during this competition are just as exhilarating as their aces and smashes. Here are the timepieces owned by the world ranking top 5.
Top 10 craziest materials in the world of watches
Author: Nour Abraham - August 24. 2015
Watch manufacturers have come a long way from their typical traditional days. Today, they are always on the lookout for the latest robust, extravagant, exclusive, and highly unique materials. For all the watch experts out there, CHRONEXT has compiled a list of the Top 10 craziest timepiece materials utilised to date.
Steve McQueen’s Porsche to be auctioned off
Author: CHRONEXT - August 13. 2015
The sports car once belonged to a racing icon. Just how high will Steve McQueen’s Porsche 911 Turbo Carrera sell for? We are eagerly waiting to find out since the automobile is set to be auctioned off tomorrow. Read on to discover all the details regarding the sensational car and its legendary owner.
Criminal Watches – The Timepieces of Al Capone, Escobar & Others
Author: CHRONEXT - August 07. 2015
As passionate watch enthusiasts, we wonder what those who have it all decide upon when it comes to the world of fine timepieces. While many celebrities promote their watch preferences, others hide their rare relics under sleeves – especially when those sleeves have been dirtied by countless crimes. From mafia bosses to cartel kingpins – the following is a watch-investigation conducted by CHRONEXT.
The genius of Gérald Genta
Author: CHRONEXT - July 24. 2015
No other individual has made a mark on modern watch face design quite like Gérald Genta. The unification of opposing styles was a simple hobby for the legendary watch designer. Immerse yourself in the thrilling world of Gérald Genta creations and discover more about his bold designs.
A True Tale of the Moonwatch
Author: CHRONEXT - July 20. 2015
July 20th marks the day that Neil Armstrong took a brave leap forward for mankind in 1969. While journalistic sources today will write about the trivia of the moon landing, we, as watch aficionados, will turn all of our attention towards the Speedmaster. In honour of today’s iconic date, we would like to take a look back on the history of the Moonwatch and remember its exquisite performance.
Welcome to the CHRONEXT Magazine!
Author: CHRONEXT - June 18. 2015
CHRONEXT.COM is your premier destination for fine timepieces. In addition to our exceptional service and our professional advice, we would like to complete your top-notch experience with our CHRONEXT magazine.
Providing excellent customer service is one of our top priorities. We deliver your watch fast and with utmost attention to detail. Should you be looking for a specific model which is not in stock, we are happy to source it for you - free of any extra charges. If you would like to sell a watch, our experts will advise you on market developments and the ideal selling price for your timepiece.
Should you have any questions regarding delivery, price or history of a specific model, your personal advisor will be happy to help at any time.
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This is guaranteed through our Certificate which you will receive with the purchase of any watch from CHRONEXT - new or pre-owned.
Only the best is good enough for our customers. This goes for prices just as well as for service and security. Luxury watches are hardly ever cheap but there are still significant differences in price levels depending on where you shop. Thanks to our vast global network of suppliers and our low fixed costs, we are able to provide competitive prices at all times.
We scan the market daily for the best offers and always keep our prices up to date. Most important however is that our competitive prices will never lead us to compromise security and quality.