Paying tributes to the ancient mountain range linking Switzerland and France, Hublot latest limited edition Big Bang Alps collection, features two models: a men’s 45 mm diameter version and a women’s 39 mm diameter version. Both are equipped with interchangeable “One Click” straps, a system which allows the wearer to adapt the watch to suit their mood. Further Hublot has also introduce Cuddly Cuff, an oversized cuff which can be attached to the One Click strap as desired, in warm and attractive shearling wool.
The 45 mm version is powered by the Unico, the famous Hublot calibre HUB1242 manufacture chronograph movement. It can be seen through the transparent sapphire case back, which like the bezel, is made from frosted carbon.
The women’s 39 mm diameter version of the Big Bang One Click Alps also features a frosted carbon case. Its bezel, made from the same material is set with 42 sparkling diamonds totalling 1.00 carat. The black micro-blasted ceramic and sapphire case back is engraved with the peak of the Matterhorn. It houses a calibre HUB1710 self-winding movement with a power reserve of 50 hours.
In addition to the special Cuddly Cuff, each Hublot Big Bang Alps comes as standard with two One Click straps with titanium buckles.
Models: Big Bang Alps & Big Bang One Click Alps
411. QK.7170.VR.ALP18 (Frosted Carbon) – Big Bang Alps
465. QK.7170.VR.1204.ALP18 (Frosted Carbon Diamonds) – Big Bang One Click Alps
Frosted carbon fiber
Diameter: 45 mm/39mm (Diamonds)
Thickness: 15.45mm/12.55mm (Diamonds)
Water Resistance: 10 ATM (100m)
Bezel: Frosted carbon fiber (45mm) or Black-plated, set with 42 diamonds for 1.00ct (39mm); 6-H shaped titanium screws
Glass: Sapphire with anti-reflective treatment
Case back: Micro-blasted black ceramic with sapphire crystal (45mm) or Micro-blasted black ceramic with sapphire crystal and printed Mount Matterhorn logo (39mm)
Mat ice blue skeleton (45mm)/ Satin-finished ice blue sunray (39mm)
HUB1242, UNICO manufacture self-winding chronograph flyback movement with column wheel (45mm)/ HUB1710, self-winding movement (39mm)
Date: Calendar display at 3.00 (45mm); Window at 3.00 (39mm)
N° of Components: 330 (38 rubies) (45mm) and 185 (27 rubies) (39mm)
Frequency: 4 Hz (28’800 A/h)
Power Reserve: 72 Hours (45mm) and 50 Hours (39mm)
Black rubber and ice blue sheep leather cuff straps with white stitching and sheep fur (45mm)
Black rubber and ice blue sheep leather cuff straps with white stitching and sheep fur (39mm)
Additional vintage ice blue calf straps with white stitching
Titanium deployant buckle clasp (45mm)
Black-plated stainless steel deployant buckle clasp