Category: Frederique Constant

Frédérique Constant Runabout Automatic Watch

These limited-edition Frédérique Constant Runabout Automatic watches are inspired by “gentlemen’s sport boats of the roaring twenties.” It’s important to explain this and emphasize their nautical, Italian nature as well as the wood and chrome runabout boats (“most commonly seen on the canals of Venice”) they are meant to reference – because otherwise they might […]

Frédérique Constant Slimline Perpetual Calendar Manufacture Watch Hands-On

Introduced at Baselworld 2016, the Frédérique Constant Slimline Perpetual Calendar Manufacture was one of the highlights of the convention, thanks largely to its slim design, in-house perpetual calendar movement, and most amazingly, a price of around 8,000 CHF. Let’s kick things off with the most interesting bit: that a Swiss in-house perpetual calendar movement. Frédérique Constant […]

Frederique Constant Flyback Chronograph Manufacture Watch

Frederique-Constant is known for the relative value proposition of their watches, but it’s when they release difficult-to-produce in-house movements at affordable prices that they’re at their best. Like the Slimline Perpetual Calendar Manufacture we saw hands-on here, this is another watch that lives up to that standard. The new Fredrique Constant Flyback Chronograph Manufacture is […]

Frederique Constant Classic Worldtimer Manufacture Watch

Frederique Constant is a young brand, having been established in 1988, yet it is one of a select group in Switzerland that can count itself as being a “manufacture.” This is shown off best in watches like the Frederique Constant Classic Worldtimer Manufacture watch, which the brand has been producing for several years now and is newly introduced with […]

Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Manufacture Watch

For years, Frederique Constant have been quietly making elegant, understated watches at good values. Here, then, is the new Frederique Constant Slimline Moonphase Manufacture watch, which joins the in-house caliber portfolio near the top of the range. Frederique Constant isn’t holding back in showing how they value in-house-made movements with high-end finishing, and it doesn’t hurt […]

Frederique Constant Analytics Device Monitors Your Watch’s Accuracy, Costs €99

Learning more about the intricacies of a mechanical wrist watch’s accuracy – and especially that of one’s own timepiece – is an evergreen topic of discussion among us watch nerds. With the just announced Frederique Constant Analytics device, a small, easy to use, and relatively affordable watch accuracy measuring device, the promise is that checking your watch’s […]

Frederique Constant Flyback Chronograph Manufacture Watch Hands-On

The Frederique Constant Flyback Chronograph Manufacture represents the brand’s recent efforts to develop high quality in-house movements with complications at a very reasonable price point. While haute horologerie is a bit of a stretch, this movement, along with the in-house perpetual calendar found in the Manufacture Perpetual Calendar, is an impressive achievement for the brand and its technical […]