Omega: A Watch of Quality

Omega is one of the most well-known luxurious watch brands in the world thanks to its innovative design and unique design qualities.  Omega was first founded in 1848 by Louis Brandt in Switzerland. Since Brandt’s first ever Omega pocket watch creation, the brand have made their name as pioneers in the watch industry, ever pushing technology to create the most precise timepieces possible.

What Makes Omega So Special?

  • The Omega Speedmaster was worn by Buzz Aldrin during the first lunar landing in 1969.
  • The brand has 6 moon landings to its name.
  • They are the creators of the world’s first diver’s watch and the only certified marine chronometer wristwatch in the form of the Seamaster.
  • No other luxury watch brand in the world holds more records for accuracy.
  • It is one of the leading watch brands in timekeeping for sports and was the official time keeper for the 2012 London Olympic Games.

No other watch brand has managed the achievements that Omega has managed and this is what makes this luxury watch brand so incredibly special.

The Omega Seamaster

One of the most popular wrist watches from Omega is the Seamaster thanks to its underwater capabilities (typically up to 1200 metre water-resistant) and exquisite design.  This watch is an automatic winding chronometer and quartz watch that has been in production since 1948. Every single Seamaster model that is manufactured by Omega is beautifully designed, fantastically accurate and undeniably classy. Since 1995 the Omega watch has been associated with English fictional spy James Bond, when the Pierce Brosnan wore the Omega Seamaster Quartz Professional and the brand has been featured in many of these films since. If you’re looking for your own brilliant Omega Seamaster prices start from around £2,770.00 at specialist luxury watch retailer Banks Lyon. If you desire a luxury watch, no other brand can match the Omega for accuracy, innovation and style.

Here at Martins of Glasgow, we are passionate about all things horological and we know that any model Omega wristwatch is something incredibly special, and something that you’ll want to cherish forever; so that you can do just that we offer high standard Omega watch repairs.  All of our repairs are carried out to the highest standard and will investigate your watch even if you have been informed it is unfixable elsewhere. If you are interested in our watch repair services then please do not hesitate to contact us by calling 0141 946 6333 or visit us in store.