Watches in Depth – Mechanical vs Electronic

This is an interesting article on mechanical and electronic watches and how they function. Check out the full story here

"The most basic distinction that can be made between watches is whether they are mechanical or quartz. Today’s market is heavily skewed towards quartz or electronic watches – after all, they are inexpensive, accurate, reliable and can be produced in huge numbers through mass production. Mechanical watches, on the other hand, are the mainstay of the traditional Swiss luxury watch industry and have become a symbol of luxury and fine engineering, but things haven’t always been this way."

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Posted on June 21, 2011, in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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