TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5
The TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 is a robust, steel sports watch. The TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 is suitable for those individuals who enjoy water sports. It will be more appreciated by those who love swimming. The watch is very versatile and can be worn with casual or even formal wear.
The Swiss company, TAG Heuer, has come out with the TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 which is water resistant for several hundred meters.
What do we know about the TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5?
The Case of the TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5
The Aquaracer Calibre 5 comes in 41mm and 43mm case sizes. The watch comes in ether a steel bezel or a costlier ceramic bezel. Both are equally attractive. The 43mm diameter case size should be an ideal fit. The bezel in brushed and unidirectional. The bracelet of the TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 is of high quality. They are solidly constructed and do not have any sharp edges. The folding clasp has safety push buttons and is secure when it is fixed in position. The case at the back is screwed in and is solid. There is an engraving of a diving bell.
The dial of the Aquaracer Calibre 5
The TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 is available in either the black or blue dial options. The dial is simple and clear. For those who are drawn toward water sports, the blue dial option would be more apt. The Aquaracer Calibre 5 comes with an impressive visual performance. The dial size provides sufficient room for the hour markers as well as the hour and minute hands. The hands and indexes are laminated, providing additional legibility. The date is available at the 3 o’clock position via a magnified lens. There is also provision for a white minute track that encircles the dial features. The blue dial model has horizontal lines which span the dial and the seconds hand has a white tip outlined in yellow tint. This enhances the visibility and also adds to the aesthetics of the Aquaracer Calibre 5.
The mechanism of the Aquaracer Calibre 5
The TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 with steel Bezel 43mm comes with a self-winding Calibre 5 mechanism. The frequency of the balance is 28,800vph. It has a power reserve of 38 hours.
Water Resistance capacity of the TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5
The greatest attribute of the TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 is its water resistance capacity of a maximum of 300 meters.
Price of the TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5
The TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 is retailing at $2,650. Considering the robust, high quality dial and case, along with the metal bracelet, it is good value for money.
The TAG Heuer Aquaracer Calibre 5 offers good legibility, robust construction, right fit on the wrist with good proportions. It offers good value for money and ideally suited for sports lovers, especially those interested in water sports.