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7 of the best new watches from SIHH 2016

7 of the best new watches from SIHH 2016

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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie

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Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie

The first of 2016’s high profile watch fairs, the Salon International de la Haute Horlogerie, took place in Geneva, Switzerland this week. With some of the biggest names in fine watchmaking, including Cartier, Piaget, Richard Mille and IWC Schaffhausen, in attendance this was the world’s first chance to see some of the timepieces we’ll be coveting this year. Here’s our edit of the hottest luxury watches to look out for in 2016

Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Concept Supersonnerie

An icon among the horological world for its instantly recognisable eight-sided bezel, for 2016 the Royal Oak is given a dose of Audemars Piguet’s complication mastery with the Concept Supersonnerie minute repeater. Hailed as a significant step forward in wristwatch repeaters thanks to its clear, refined sound and warm chime tone, this industrial beauty combines rugged looks with delicate acoustic artistry.

Case: Titanium

Strap: Black rubber

Movement: Manual calibre 2937

Waterproof: 20 metres

Limited edition: 50

Price: $597,400

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IWC Big Pilot’s Heritage Watch 55

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IWC Big Pilot’s Heritage Watch 55

If you like your watches big and bold then IWC’s new Big Pilot’s Heritage Watch 55 is the 2016 model for you. As the name suggests, the timepiece measures in at a huge 55mm, making it the largest watch ever made by the Swiss brand. Its classic aesthetic is based on the original 1940 Big Pilot’s watch and is also available in a smaller 48mm version. With a limited edition of just 100, this is one investment you won’t regret making.

Case: Titanium

Strap: Brown calfskin

Movement: Mechanical Ref. IW510401

Waterproof: 60 metres

Limited edition: 100

Price: $14,800

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Richard Mille RM 50-02

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Richard Mille RM 50-02

Richard Mille, the fine watch brand famous for making its complications, well, complicated, doesn’t disappoint with its newest offering. The product of a collaboration with private jet firm Airbus Corporate Jets, the RM 50-02 ACJ Tourbillon Split Seconds Chronograph is distinctive for its open-work design which allows the wearer to inspect every tiny detail of its intricate construction.

Case: Titanium-aluminium alloy

Strap: Black rubber

Movement: Manual calibre RM 50-02

Limited edition: 30

Price: $1,050,000

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