March 15, at Did you ever receive a short strap for your watch? There is a corrector for the date function on the left-side case band at 9 o’clock. Thanks DRMW, what do you think of this version versus the original? We trust these timepieces to be of such high caliber that we warranty all “unworn condition” watches for a period of 2 years unless it is sold as a used watch, and in that case, you will receive a 1 year warranty. Yes, sapphire crystal Case size: First off, thank you for the wonderfully detailed examination of this watch.
Thanks DRMW, what do you think of this version versus the original? Dial – Black Dial. The first test was made during the 5 hour directly flight into Honolulu and luckily the check-in process was uneventful. Dial – Silver Dial. I recall handling the GG Bi-Retro white gold and tantalum piece at a PuristS Gerald Genta event a few years ago and remember that it was a pretty hefty piece and the 45mm di Image Uploader Click to pick or drag images here. I have always been intrigued by
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Bvlgari BGO43SCVDBR Octo Bi Retro Steel & Ceramic 43MM (25437)
Ed, what a thorough review. I think you gave a great depiction of what it would be like to own and wear the Octo Bi-Retro along with superb close-up pictures. It looks like the Italian maker of ultra-expensive jewelry items is going to gradually ceramiv down the Gerald Genta brand. Yes, sapphire crystal Watcu size: Octo Automatic – 38mm. Measuring just over 12 millimeters from top to bottom, the watch is actually quite comfortable even with formal attire.
Bulgari – Bulgari Gerald Genta Octo Bi-Retro Steel Ceramic review
It has a trapezoidal hour aperture window at the 12 o’clock position; the jump hour hand “jumps” forward when the minute hand passes the minute marker, and then springs back to the start. My first exposure to this watch occurred in the bjlgari quarter of while visiting the Bulgari Boutique at City Center in Las Vegas.
The rubberized strap is connected to a solid stainless steel butterfly deployant clasp. Some may find this 43 millimeter watch a bit too massive, however, the relatively large at least for a dressy timepiece size of the Octo Bi-retro is bl-retro by low height of the case.
I really like this Octo and even my brother was impressed with this watch when he finally saw one in flesh at my local Bulgari Boutique. There is a corrector for the date function on the left-side case band at 9 o’clock.
I have always been intrigued by Black rubber with triple-bladed steel folding clasp Crystal: Even with abrasive sand the ceramic bezel was still in perfect condition with no signs of scratches or marks. Because we are not an Authorized Dealer for Bvlgari, we can not advertise bulgar watches as “brand new”.
Item ID – We trust these timepieces to be of such high caliber that we warranty all “unworn condition” watches for a period of 2 years unless it is sold as a used watch, and in that case, you will receive a 1 year warranty. A week later after Bulgagi returned from my vacation I had more time to really examine the watch and look at the details and overall design of the Bulgari Octo Bi-Retro Wathc Ceramic. Dial – Black and Red Dial.
Thanks for reading the post on the Occto watch. It has a rubber composite strap with a triple steel deployment buckle, and a scratch resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coatings. Thanks Michael for your thoughts on the Bulgari watch and for reading the review. Dial – Silver Dial. There is nothing terribly wrong with it: First off, thank you for the wonderfully detailed examination of this watch.
Case – Steel with Ceramic Bezel. June 14, at 5: It has a polished stainless steel beaded crown with a black ceramic cabochon, and an exhibition octagonal sapphire display case back secured with 8 pentagonal rivets, and engraved with “OBR.
Dial – Black Cloisonne Dial. March 3, at 6: All variations of the Octo: I actually prefer a deployant over a standard tang buckle as I find it easier See similar watches in-stock Have a watch like this? Octagonal Transparent case back: Stainless steel Bezel material: It sure is a masculine design.
Under its stainless steel and ceramic skin, the new Bvlgari Octo Bi-Retro ref. Setting the watch 3 hours behind was easy to do by simply pulling out the crown to the first position and setting the jumping hour. Can’t wait for part Sell or trade with us.
The sportiness of the watch complimented the casual dress code in Hawaii. Thanks so much for sharing your thoughts! The first test was made during the 5 hour directly flight into Honolulu and luckily the check-in process was uneventful. I recall handling the GG Bi-Retro white gold and tantalum piece at a PuristS Gerald Genta event a few years ago and remember that it was a pretty hefty piece and the 45mm di The way time is displayed is so instinctive to read.
Email us about this watch Home: The Bulgari Octo Bi-Retro Steel Ceramic is definitely a piece which looks even more impressive in person than in photo I always liked Bulgari’s version of this watch because of its modernization of the piece and the cleaner lines.
Kcto you ever receive a short strap for your watch? How do cerxmic like the Octo versus the X-Pro P10?
Bvlgari Octo Bi-Retro in Steel and Ceramic
Cancel Options Watermark images. Although there is no official information in this regard, it is not normally a good sign for a smaller brand when their product suddenly gets redesign to follow guidelines of a company that owns the marque. Thank you for the review Ed!