Designed and launched in 1990 for the ones that invest their lives travel, the Audemars piguet royal oak dual time power reserve replica watch Royal Oak Dual Time ref. 26120OR. OO.D002CR.01 is among the handiest watches for globe trotters concerning performance, by exhibiting another time zone together with a power reserve indicator, date and day/night index. Commonly available in stainless steel –with blue, black silver-toned or black dial–, 18K yellow gold using silver-toned dial and in 18K rose gold using black or black silver-toned dial, the Royal Oak Dual Time ref. 26120 in stainless steel has been gradually phased out in 2015 because of the lack of popularity one of Royal Oak fans. No matter a new women version in stainless steel has been reintroduced in the SIHH 2016 as it pertains 26124ST. OO.D011CR.01 and more recently substituted by a boutique exclusive men’s variation with a stunning blue dial and blue alligator strap in regards 26124ST. OO.D018CR.01.
Though the Royal Oak Dual Time ref. 26120ST in stainless steel with stainless steel necklace has become a discontinued mention, should you look around you can stumble upon it in new old stock condition at some AP licensed traders. For the time being, the 18K pink gold edition of the watch ought to suffice. Now, let us proceed to our hands on review of this Royal Oak Dual Time ref. 26120OR. OO.D002CR.01, among our all-time favourite Royal Oak versions.
The Royal Oak Dual Time comes with a shameful –or silver-toned– grande tapisserie dial using a design that for most has appeared somewhat active. In fact to us, the layout is nicely balanced with exceptionally graphic counters and ideal readability. The Royal Oak Dual Time features a dual time zone using a superimposed day/night indicator at 6 o’clock, a power reserve indicator between 9 and 11 along with a date index between 3 and 1 o’clock. With red and white transfers, the dial is somewhat sporty and simple to read. The only downside to this dial is that the inferior luminescent substance that Audemars piguet royal oak dual time 25730st.oo.0789st.07 imitation watches uses across each of their watches, which makes it very difficult to spend some time in very low light or total dim places.
Totally protected by a good case back comprising the conventional Royal Oak medallion also found on the case rear of this Royal Oak Chronograph ref. 26320 we analyzed here, the Royal Oak Dual Time is water resistant to a depth of 50 meters and powered through an automated motion. The beating heart at the Royal Oak Dual Time ref. 26120 is your Audemars piguet royal oak dual time rose gold replica automatic calibre 2329/2846. This motion composed of 261 components and 33 stones is based from this Jaeger-LeCoultre calibre 920 and very like this Vacheron Constantin calibre 1122 SC inhabiting the Vacheron Constantin Overseas Double moment.
26120OR. OO.D002CR.01 is fitted using a matte big square-foot black alligator strap –brownish to the silver-toned dial version — using a fitting 18K pink gold AP folding clasp. The grip has the exact same structure and layout as the grip on the Royal Oak Offshore Rubber Clad or around the 15300 on leather strap. 26120OR. OO.D002CR.01 wears marginally more compact than its true size because of the black dial with all these signs on it. Regardless, this is one of our favourite Royal Oaks on the market and yet one which we want Audemars piguet royal oak dual time 36mm clone watch brings one afternoon at a’reimagined’ model using a stainless steel bracelet.