- Revolution of mechanical watches
In the late 1980s, under the impact of cheaper and more accurate quartz watches, Swiss watch brands wanted to upgrade the positioning of mechanical watches to luxury goods, so that people would pay more attention to the wearers themselves, rather than just the practical tools for reading.
As a result, the design and quality of mechanical watches have been improved. The designs are more diverse and the functions are more and more complicated. So that Swiss movements fake watches need more space to accommodate these popular timekeeping functions.
The increase of the overall size of watches stems from people’s higher pursuit of function and appearance. Watches are no longer a single time tool, but they also provide special functions for other specific scenes such as diving, flying, sailing, etc. Like steel cases Breitling Navitimer replica watches, they are designed for flying.