Zenith has become a recognized king of high-frequency chronographs with the traditional El Primero star-speed movement. Today, with the Defy El Primero 21 watch, it continues to compete in the ultra-high precision watchmaking world. This wrist The watch achieved a huge leap in performance and design from a tenth of a second to a hundredth of a second.
The case diameter is 44 mm and is made of ceramic aluminum. The hollow dial reflects the elegant contemporary decoration style, which is also the representative aesthetics of Zenith’s new series. Star-shaped sweep seconds hand, large luminous rod-shaped hands and faceted hour markers: all the important identifying characteristics of El Primero are integrated, and the chronograph dial uses the two from the 1969 legendary chronograph Colors, namely blue and dark gray.
The crown (for winding and time setting) can be wound manually in two directions: clockwise for the chronograph function and counterclockwise for the watch. Rotating the crown 25 turns is enough to power the timepiece barrel.
The dial of the watch is complex, with a small seconds hand at 9 o’clock, a central chronograph hand of one hundredth of a second rotating around the circumference of the scale, a 30-minute counter at 3 o’clock, seconds and ten minutes at 6 o’clock One second display and chronograph power reserve indicator at 12 o’clock.
The new watch is equipped with the new El Primero star speed movement, which has higher performance and is equipped with a new adjustment mechanism and patented timing control mechanism, with a star-shaped automatic rotor. This modern movement is COSC-certified and measures one hundredth of a second, demonstrating its ambitious goal: to establish itself as the ‘most accurate timepiece’ brand on the market today. The watch is enriched with modern technology and traditional craftsmanship, combining Zenith’s rich history with cutting-edge clock innovation.
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