The Cheap Portuguese Chronograph Replica is no stranger to us. With the modern Portugieser series of modern IWC as the background, perhaps this watch has gained the most universal admiration.
In addition to the dial styles already shown, IWC also announced three new products: a steel green dial, a steel with maroon dial, and finally an 18 carat 5N gold case. The dial constitutes a larger boutique watch with a 5N gold watch. Combination of case and blue dial.
The Portugieser Automatic 40
IWC Portugieser Automatic 40 Replicais a reduced version of the series, using a new internal movement, so that people have the purest interpretation of the Portugieser design. This 40.4mm timepiece is powered by the 82200 movement manufactured by IWC and will be executed on the four dials of a stainless steel and 5N gold case.
Portugieser Perpetual Calendar 42
The Fake IWC Portuguese Perpetual Calendar 42 is a new member of the family. This watch uses the traditional three sub-dial layout, the date is at 3 o’clock, the moon phase and moon phase are integrated at 6 o’clock, and the integrated week and year indicators are located at 9 o’clock.
The IWC movement is made of the newly cast IWC movement 82650, which requires IWC Replicato integrate the perpetual calendar complications into the 82000 series movement for the first time.
TheIWC Portugieser fake watch was recently treated to upgraded internals in the form of the classic column-wheel 69355 caliber, so a bracelet to match seems like the final step in the evolution of the model which is now inching towards three decades of existence.
Good things take time, and there’s certainly something to be said about the small changes made over the lifespan of the IWC Replicathat make it what it is today – bracelet and all.
Any bracelet would give the watch a more sporty personality, but the bracelet that IWC has chosen for the Fake Portugieser Chronograph lends a particularly rugged aesthetic to the watch, which was originally designed for navigation tasks.
It’s always been a capable wristwatch with the horological chops to back it up, but now, with a bracelet, it finally looks the part in a way that it never has before.
IWC Replica introduced many new models in its elegant Portugieser series in 2020, and revived its Portugieser Yacht Club sub-series inspired by sailing. This is an aquamarine timepiece with a special co-branded strap designed to complement the new 9 watch series, ideal for the yacht deck and beach club environment expected by the watch.
The movement inside the 44.6 mm stainless steel case of theFake Yacht Club Chronograph is the self-winding 89361 movement of IWC, which is manufactured in-house and has a 68-hour power reserve. In addition to the single totalizer display for the stopwatch hours and minutes, its built-in chronograph also has a flyback function, allowing the wearer to reset the hands to zero and immediately start a new timing sequence.
This IWC Replica watch also has a hack-second function, and displays the second hand and date on a small dial at 6 o’clock. The screw-in crown helps make the watch water resistant to 60 meters, and the sapphire display case back provides a view of the movement with a hollow rotor and a gold IWC medallion.