Category Archives: Panerai

New Panerai Luminor Due 3 Days Watches

What’s next?” is the question that’s been on the lips of the nation – or at least those concerned Panerai fans, who thus far had to wonder what the next frontier may be for their beloved brand. The Luminor undoubtedly is the more popular and successful among Panerai collections – arguably paling the Radiomir in… Read More »

New Panerai Luminor Marina 1950 Carbotech 3 Days Automatic Watch

Among Panerai’s sudden heap of new models today, the Panerai Luminor Marina 1950 Carbotech 3 Days Automatic PAM661 stands out for its carbon case. One good thing about Panerai and their naming conventions is that you can at least get a broad sense of a watch from its model name, especially if you are already… Read More »

Reviewing Panerai Radiomir 1940 Watch

These four Panerai swiss  watches, PAM00627, 628, 657 and 658, retain the brand’s classic DNA but they embrace modernity in a more consciously designer appearance. They have the functions that are most practical for a contemporary executive: power reserve indicator which is useful for a mechanical watch; and second time zone, with quick-setting hour hand.… Read More »

Show In 2016: Panerai Boutique Edition PAM 41x

Special Edition, Special Allure There is one sure measure of the capacity for a brand to weather inclemency and rebound from even the sharpest downturn, and that is their secondary value. The one brand that has rebounded most assuredly from the doldrums of 2008 is Officine Panerai. From the onset, Panerai’s watches have demonstrated incredible… Read More »

Panerai Luminor 1950 Regatta 3 Days Chrono Flyback Titanio

Panerai is much better known for making watches for use underwater rather than above the waves, but the Swiss-Florentine brand began sponsoring the Panerai Classic Yachts Challenge in 2005 and introduced its first dedicated yachting watch at SIHH 2013. The Panerai Luminor 1950 Regatta 3 Days Chrono Flyback Titanio (PAM00526) has a lightweight, brushed titanium… Read More »

New Panerai PAM 578 “Lo Scienziato”

Officine Panerai, now headquartered in Neuchatel, Switzerland, traces its roots to Florence, in Italy’s Tuscany region, where it started out in 1860 as a watchmaker’s shop and school. Panerai instituted the Lo Scienziato collection of skeletonized tourbillon watches in 2010 in honor of Galileo Galilei, the Tuscan-born Renaissance figure who is today regarded as the… Read More »

Introducing The Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days GMT

The Panerai Luminor 1950 3 Days GMT, inspired by a vintage watch used by the Italian navy, features the brand’s P.9001 in-house movement. WatchTime put both wristwatch and caliber to the test in this feature from the WatchTime archives. Scroll down for the full report, accompanied by Nik Schölzel’s stunning original photos. Caliber family P.9000,… Read More »

New Releasing: Panerai Luminor Automatic Acciaio ‘Year Of The Monkey’ Watch

First of all, a Happy Chinese New Year to all our readers! Panerai enjoys a strong following in Asia and for the past seven years have released special edition watches to commemorate the Chinese Zodiac. The Chinese Zodiac is made up of 12 animals, corresponding to a 12-year cycle. Chinese New Year began yesterday on… Read More »

Previewing Panerai Luminor 8 Days Set Pays Tribute to Early Stallone Models

Twenty years ago, Hollywood action hero Sylvester Stallone commissioned a pair of watches from then-obscure watch brand Officine Panerai, and neither the brand, nor the watch world at large, has been the same since. Panerai marks this milestone at SIHH 2016 with a special, limited-edition set of two new watches inspired by the ones made… Read More »