Is the Speedmaster Professional being discontinued?
The news is out! The Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch has been discontinued! There has been a lot of speculation in recent years about the discontinuation of the iconic Omega Speedmaster Moonwatch.
Will the Moonwatch go up in value?
There has been a steep increase in the price of a new Speedmaster Professional ‘Moonwatch’ over the last few years. The price increase has come from Omega itself, but this also affects the prices of older models on the pre-owned market prior to the year 1968.
What is the difference between Speedmaster and Speedmaster Professional?
The most obvious differences are, of course, the size of the watch and the “Professional” printing that can only be found on the Moonwatch. Below, the Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch on the bracelet.
Is Omega 1861 discontinued?
Omega Speedmaster Professional MoonWatch 1861 Hesalite Crystal Discontinued NOS 2021.
Is Speedmaster reduced worth it?
There are a few Speedy Pro vs Reduced threads out there. The general view is to just save up, and go for the Pro. If however, you like the Reduced, you should just go for it. I like the Reduced because of its smaller size, and its automatic movement.
When was the Omega Speedmaster Professional moonphase invented?
When Omega introduced its Speedmaster Professional Moonphase in 2003, it wasn’t an entirely new model. Already back in 1985, Omega introduced the SpeedyMoon 385.0809 and two additional references. The 2003 model, reference 3876.50 for the leather strap version and 3576.50 for the one on the bracelet, is based on the 1980s SpeedyMoon.
What is the difference between Speedmaster Moonwatch and Speedmaster Professional Moonwatch?
This Speedmaster Professional 3876.50 is nearly identical to the normal Moonwatch, but with a different movement, and dial of course. The 3876.50 has a moonphase indicator at 12 o’clock, as well as a pointer date indicator.
What is the Speedmaster Professional moonphase 3876 50?
So back to the Speedmaster Professional Moonphase 3876. 50 that we have here for you today. Fitted with the Lémania based caliber 1866 movement, it offers the same functions as the regular Moonwatch, but with an added calendar and moonphase indicator. The original Omega SpeedyMoon used the predecessor, the caliber 866.
What is the difference between the Omega speedymoon and the Moonwatch?
Fitted with the Lémania based caliber 1866 movement, it offers the same functions as the regular Moonwatch, but with an added calendar and moonphase indicator. The original Omega SpeedyMoon used the predecessor, the caliber 866.