IWC is known to be one of the most famous luxury watchmakers in the list of top-class Swiss watchmakers. Recently Company announced some new models in the IWC Portugieser collection 2020, Each model represents a unique design with evolution to its classic look. The collection contains ingenious designs with mastery in craftsmanship. Fully functional watch series with timeless designs ready to shine on the wrist of its owner also available in metal bracelets in the range of New Yacht Club.
The Portuguese collection is also considered to be the heart of IWC as the words of its CEO Christoph. This collection is basically inspired by the navigational instruments on the ocean and has an ocean touch.
Let us explore some of the latest models in the 2020 collection of IWC Portugieser and find out the technical features embedded in these timepieces.
Latest IWC Watches 2020
Many new models in the Portugieser collection were launched in 2020 including some complicated models with different complications, perpetual calendar, and also in chronographs.
PORTUGIESER AUTOMATIC 40 ref IW358303
An organized series of timepieces with the elegant open dial. This watch is robust enough to withstand intense lifestyle is based on optimal-quality movement based on a Pellaton winding system for an extreme level of precision and longevity.
CASE: Stainless steel case with a sapphire glass back provides an elegant look when equipped with a black leather strap. The case is manufactured with high-quality IWC material to ensure reliability and shaped with cutting edge technology for smoother edges.
Water Resistance: It is waterproof to 3 bars designed to withstand water pressure up to 30 meters So to be used while driving.
Movement: This timepiece is powered by in-home 82200 Calibre IWC for an extreme precision rate. This self-winding caliber features a power reserve of up to 60 hours and finely tuned within the case. The movement is based on high-quality Pellaton Mechanisms.
DIAL: Silver-toned dial represents an elegant and classy look. IWC brand logo is printed on the 12’o clock.
STRAP: Strap is a Black alligator pattern manufactured in the size of 20mm width and based on high-quality leather.
PORTUGIESER CHRONOGRAPH BOUTIQUE EDITION ref-IW371614
This is the exclusive edition of Portugieser based on an 18kt pure gold case with beautiful blue dial and embedded chronometers. Hands and Numerals are also gold plated. The design was inspired by the wrist nautical navigation instrument and has a traditional touch of the brand’s master craftsmanship.
CASE: Case is based on pure18 kt 5N gold with high-quality anti-reflexive sapphire glass and has a water-resistive feature up to 3 bars.
MOVEMENT: In-home 69355 caliber is used in this timepiece to ensure the level of precision required for IWC with a power reserve of up to 46 hours and based on 27 pieces of jewels. Caliber is made of 200 individuals components. The brand has a hand in making high-quality watch tools.
Functional Features: Chronometer is embedded in the dial to chronometers with minutes and seconds are featured in it. Convex glass also featured in this timepiece with antireflective coating on the sides.
DIAL: Blue dial with gold plated numerals and hands reflects a classy and rich look.
Strap: Black colored alligator pattern strap is attached with a golden case which overall enhances its bolder look and makes it more masculine.
PORTUGIESER PERPETUAL CALENDAR TOURBILLON REF IW504505
This is the limited edition featured with a tourbillon. Tourbillon is a complicated feature and requires an extreme level of watchmaking mastery but that’s what IWC provides. Limited to 50 pieces this timepiece requires attention because of long-lasting 7 days reserve time and functional feature of the flying minute tourbillon.
CASE: Platinum-based case with a sapphire glass back for see-through purposes available in a diameter of 45mm and also provides a water-resistance level of up to 3 bars.
MOVEMENT: In-home manufactured 51950 automatic calibers with a self-winding mechanism based on 54 jewels. Rhodium-plated and sandblasted caliber is in fact a rich tool and provides long-lasting 7-day power reserve.
FEATURES: It features Flying minute tourbillon and perpetual calendar.
DIAL: Dial is Silver-plated.
STRAP: Santoni original Blue Leather strap with alligator pattern.