03/13/2020
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Shining a Light on the Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch: Does it live up to the hype?

By Chrono24
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Shining a Light on the Omega Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch: Does it live up to the hype?

We’re back to zoom in on a specific watch model. In this video, we’re turning out attention to the latest version of the Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch Professional with the reference 311.30.42.30.01.005.

This watch’s story has been told in great detail many times before, including by us. We’re not here to retread old ground since most people already know about its history and connection to the Moon landing. But if you’re toying with the idea of starting or expanding your collection with this 42-mm watch, our overview of the watch’s details and functions will help with your decision. In addition to a beautiful and sporty steel watch, Moonwatch owners also get a healthy dose of history and respect from the watch community. But what does it mean to own a manual chronograph with a tachymeter scale? How does it fare as an everyday watch, and what are the technical differences that set it apart from vintage models? An in-depth look at the current Moonwatch can be found in our latest Zoom video!

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