IWC Portofino Chronograph

IWC Portofino Chronograph

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A pretentious and very luxurious watch, the Portofino Chronograph is definitely an interesting addition to all IWC watches. This beautifully crafted accessory comes with bold lines and a sporty touch. It is made to resemble the cockpit of the famous 1960 Italian sports cars and it definitely does a great job with its beautiful materials and automatic 75329 calibre. So if you are looking for a watch that would quench your thirst for sports cars but look pretty elegant with any outfit, this particular model is the perfect watch for you. However, if you don’t have the finances necessary for such a watch, perhaps a better alternative would be to look for a replica, but not all replicas are good and here we have two watches, put side by side so that we can judge whether the replica is a good alternative.

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The first difference that we notice between them is on the bracelet; on the original watch we see that there are smaller links and the pattern is much more detailed but on the replica there is a rougher design. Another problem is with the chronographs, first because they have different numbers on them and second, because they are smaller, making the markings on top and bottom seem larger than the ones on the original watch. When it comes to the numbers on them, the top chronograph has the following numbers on the original watch: 5, 10, 15, 20, 25 and 30. As it’s sometimes the case with chronograph replica watches, the numbers on subdial are different: 10, 20, 30, 40, 50, and 60; on the bottom chronograph, we see numbers 2, 4, 6, 8, 10 on the original watch but numbers 20, 40 and 60 on the replica watch.

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The chronometer on the watch also seems to have different numbers and while on the original watch it only shows 60, IWC replica watch has a chronometer with 3, 6, 9, and 12 written on it. The last difference between these watches is the seconds hand as it has a slightly different design on the replica, but nothing major. Besides that, these are all the differences that we can see between these two watches.

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Big Bang Command Bang Desert Limited Edition 250

Big Bang Command Bang Desert Limited Edition 250

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The real watch for the real man, a watch that was designed for combat and design to withstand the most harsh conditions, the Hublot Big Bang Command Bang Desert is a watch that will surely become your main tool. You won’t have problems telling time, even in the desert. This beautiful watch will certainly not let you down. The watch comes with a 44 mm case and it is a limited edition product to only 250 models so it’s understood why collectors and people out there would want to wear such a beauty.

Authentic Big Bang Command Bang Desert Limited Edition 250

The mechanism used by the watch is automatic and besides water resistance it also has see through sapphire case back but also a Desert Camouflage dial with black steel arabic numerals, black helping seconds hand with H tail, luminescent black steel skeleton hour and minute hands but also chronograph subdials at 3 and 6 o’clock and one sub-seconds subdial. The bezel is ceramic and the same material was also used for the case. The camouflage patterned dial makes a beautiful striking contrast with the black case giving this watch a very trendy look. Even if you aren’t in the army or on a mission this watch could provide you with a great style. Here we have put one of the original Hublot watches next to a replica watch to see the differences between them and help people realize what a good replica is.

Fake 301.CI.8710.NR Big Bang Command Bang Desert Limited Edition 250 done

There are three differences between these two watches, the first difference is on the strap; we can see that on the original watch we have a strap with a camouflage design but on the replica watch there is only a simple rubber strap. The buttons on the side of the replica watch are grey while the ones on the original watch are black. Another difference is on the screws on the case, they don’t make a contrast on the original watch but on the replica watch they are silver while the case is black. The last difference between the watches is on the minute hand, on the original watch the hand is filled with a beige color, while on the replica watch there is no filling.

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Tag Heuer Monaco Calibre 12 LS

Tag Heuer Monaco Calibre 12 LS

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The TAG Heuer Monaco caliber is a watch meant for those who want to celebrate class with an elegant watch. It has a simple design that works well with most outfits so that makes it a perfect watch for gentlemen who wish to have something they could wear all day.

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Here we have two Monaco Calibre 12 LS, one that is replica and the other an original, put side by side so that we can see the differences between them. It seems that there are five differences between the watches.

Monaco Calibre 12 LS Replica

The first main difference that we can notice when taking a look at these beautiful watches is the writing on the top left side of the watch. On the original watch it says “Automatic Chronograph” while on the replica watch you can only see the writing “Chronograph”. The next difference is on the left chronograph that seems to have different numbers than the one on the original watch. The same happens with the chronograph on the bottom that features numbers 10, 15, 20, and so on instead of 01, 02, 03 and so on like on the original watch. You will also notice that there is a number on the right part of the watch, at 3 o clock. On the original watch the numbers are 00, 15 and 30 while the replica watch has numbers 00, 06 and 12. Another difference and the last difference between these two watches is under the numbers we mentioned previously, found at 3 o’clock. This time there is another set of numbers that are 30, 45 and 60 while on the replica watch we have numbers 12, 18 and 24. However, this last difference may not be that noticeable as few would actually read those numbers when taking a look at a watch.

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IWC Aquatimer Chronograph Galapagos Islands

IWC Aquatimer Chronograph Galapagos Islands

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The IWC Aquatimer Chronograph in Galapagos Islands Edition is surely a great way to experience high end watches that have the best technology behind them. This magnificent timepiece will definitely make the difference, whether you are trying to stand out by accessorizing well or you simply want something sturdy as a sports watch. However, even if it is marketed like that, this lovely piece is definitely a great pick for both the elegant wearer and the casual one. Here we have put two of these watches side by side so that we can see the differences between the replica IWC Aquatimer and the original one.

IWC Aquatimer Chronograph Edition Galapagos Islands

As you can see both watches look great, but there are some differences that set the replica apart. The first of these differences can be seen on the upper part of the watch, mainly the chronograph. First, it seems that the markings for 12 o’clock are a bit bigger on the replica watch; also, the chronograph shows different numbers as follows: the original chronograph has numbers 30 and 15 written but the replica watch has numbers 60 and 30 on the chronograph.

Fake IWC Aquatimer Chronograph Edition Galapagos Islands Replica Watch

Additional difference is at the left chronograph where it seems that again the numbers are different; the replica has numbers 12 and 6 while the original watch features numbers 60 and 30. Unfortunately, the same happens with the chronograph on the lower part of the watch where we can clearly see three numbers on the replica watch: 20, 40 and 60. But on the original watch that chronograph has only two numbers: 12 and 6.

Another difference in the same area and a problem with all chronographs on this watch is the fact that their overall design is a bit smaller on the replica, making the markings near each of them seem a lot longer as there is more space, while the markings on the replica are shorter because they are hidden by the bigger chronographs. These are the differences that we can see between these replicas but it’s up to you to make the final decision whether to buy this watch or not.

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King Power Foudroyante all Black

King Power Foudroyante all Black

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Hublot Big Bang King Power Foudroyante All Black is a rough looking watch with a very unique design to it. The watch comes with a 48 mm diameter and a 18 mm thickness which is definitely more than your average watch. It has sapphire glass and a ceramic case with a matching rubber ceramic strap that will surely complement the unconventional design. Hublot Big Bang King Power Foudroyante is as its name states all black and the ceramic strap has never been seen before. The seconds dial is also showing eighths of second but wearers can also choose to split their seconds by allowing one hand to work. It seems that Hublot is creating more and more rough watches and whether there is a real demand for them or the company likes the way it reflects it in the outside world is a mystery but one thing is for certain, you cannot ignore them. The watches stand out, have personality and manage to be as unique as it can get.

Authentic Big Bang King Power Foudroyante all Black

Unfortunately for most people out there a Big Bang King Power Foudroyante All Black costs about $22,000 so it might not be the first watch people think of buying. This is a fortune for most people so replicas are in high demand in this field. Replicas can have their own disadvantages as they are usually made with low cost materials and don’t respect the initial design. For example, here we have a replica Hublot and the original watch; they have been put side by side for comparison.

Fake Big Bang King Power Foudroyante all Black copy

We can see the smooth titanium like elements and the ceramic like case that the replica watch has managed to recreate. Also, an important aspect when it comes to this watch, the strap looks just like the strap on the original watch and the screws have the correct shade and blend perfectly in the overall design. However, there seems to be a difference between the watches as the replica watch has Swiss Made written on the lower part of the dial. This element cannot be found on the original Big Bang Hublot watch.

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