Since 1993, the Omega Seamaster 300m diving watch has many watch lovers with its legendary story. That year, with its extraordinary design and professional diving performance, this watch announced the strong return of Omega in the field of diving watch manufacturing, and the brand also began a long-term cooperation with James Bond. At this year’s Basel Watch Fair, Omega launched a new 300-meter diving watch for the hippocampus series.
Omega’s new 300-meter Hippocampus diving watch completely revolutionized the design of the prototype model in 1993. The watch case diameter was upgraded to 42 mm, and it was equipped with the Omega 8800 Zhenzhen Observatory movement, achieving accuracy, performance and anti-magnetic Of excellence.
The new Omega Seamaster 300 watch offers up to 14 rich watch options, 6 of which are made of stainless steel and the other 8 are made of stainless steel and K gold.
The iconic diving bezel is made of ceramic, the diving scale is either made with Omega Ceragold technology or covered with white enamel. The helium exhaust valve is changed to a conical shape and uses Omega’s patented technology, which allows the wearer to expel helium from the watch underwater.
Two different material bracelets, rubber and steel.
The watch adopts black, blue or PVD chrome polished ceramic dial, and laser engraving technology presents the popular wave pattern of the first hippocampus 300-meter diving watch. The hour markers on the dial have been upgraded with Super-LumiNova. The calendar window is adjusted to 6 o’clock. The hollow hands are made in three forms (18K gold, blue or rhodium-plated), and there are also minor adjustments in design.
It is equipped with the Omega 8800 to Zhen Observatory movement, which is the most powerful movement of Omega.
The upgrade of the new Omega Seamaster 300 watch has a qualitative change compared to the previous one, and its price will increase accordingly. The public price should be between 35,000 and 50,000.
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