The new Certina DS-8 Xingyue series moon phase chronograph uses a PVD-plated rose gold case, and the warm colors show the elegance of the watch. Like its unique front model, the new model is also equipped with a high-precision PrecidriveTM movement and uses a unique timing device layout. The new black dial adds a touch of unique elegance and sharp contrast to the new watch, creating a gorgeous beauty with a rose gold case and an elegant crocodile leather strap.
Inspired by the mysterious color of the moon and the quiet and timeless precision, the Certina DS-8 moon phase chronograph has been favored by watch lovers for decades. The newly launched DS-8 watch is ingenious in the layout of the chronograph. Certina designers have matched this with a contrasting black dial for a refined and elegant effect. Inside the watch is a high-precision PrecidriveTM movement.
The precision frosted black sun dial is equipped with an easy-to-read date window at 4 o’clock. The slender hour and minute hands and large-size multi-faceted hour markers are PVD-coated with rose gold, and modified with luminous materials to show the atmosphere. Guarantees excellent legibility in a variety of lighting conditions. All chronographs are cleverly laid out. A window in the 60-minute counter displays 12-hour timing information, while the 60-second timing information is displayed through the central long second hand. In this way, the complete moon phase information, including the monthly transport cycle and average cycle time, can be displayed in a dedicated time dial at 10 o’clock.
The warm tone of the PVD rose gold-plated case contrasts with the black background of the dial, and complements the various components, matching bezels, crowns and buttons that are also made of PVD rose gold. The stylish 42mm size makes the DS-8 moon phase chronograph very decent whether it is worn during the day or night, but considering the design of the black textured leather strap and the two-button folding buckle, if it is matched with a premium business suit , Especially show grace.
Also as indicated by the ‘DS’ letters engraved on the crown tip, Certina’s DS-8 moon phase chronograph is built with the famous double insurance concept. Sapphire crystal glass with anti-glare treatment on both sides for clear readability. The DS-8 moon phase chronograph is water-resistant to 10 bar (100 meters), and the back of the case has the historic CERTINA turtle mark, further highlighting the watch’s high reliability and long life.
Movement: Swiss-made ETA G10.962 BH PRD Precidrive ™ quartz movement, 12-hour, 60-minute, 60-second chronograph function, moon phase and average cycle time indicator, hour, minute, small seconds, date
Case: polished 316L stainless steel, frosted lugs, PVD rose gold plating, diameter 42 mm
Dial: Black, precision matte sunburst, luminous PVD rose gold-plated hands and hour markers
Water resistance: Water resistance up to 10 bar (100 meters)
Mirror: Sapphire crystal glass, anti-glare treatment on both sides
Crown: Letter ‘DS’ on top of crown (double insurance)
Strap: Black alligator leather strap, two-button butterfly buckle
Features: DS (double insurance), with turtle logo printed on the back cover
Reference number: C033.450.36.051.00
Retail price to be determined