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Hublot Big Bang Unico Depeche Mode

Marina Milojević | 03.28.17 | 06:41 PM

At Baselworld 2017, the house of Hublot introduced its latest creations, including a new “watch for water,” designed in collaboration with Depeche Mode. The famous English electronic band and the Swiss watchmaker have been partners since 2010. The allies have supported charity: water on three different occasions since 2013. Until today, they have given life to 229 projects in Nepal and Ethiopia, with 220 standpipes and 19 wells drilled and dug by hand that now bring safe, clean water to over 30,000 men, women and children. In 2017, the honorable collaboration continues with a clearly set goal: to beat all previous achievements, and bring clean water to no less than 50.000 people around the world!

Hublot Big Bang Unico Depeche Mode

To make this possible, Hublot and Depeche Mode have designed a very special limited edition timepiece, Big Bang Unico Depeche Mode, available in no more than 250 pieces worldwide. The new watch, which also celebrates the brand’s new album Spirit and their upcoming worldwide tour, will be available for sale as of May 2017, when the band begins its Global Spirit Tour.

Hublot Big Bang Unico Depeche Mode

The new Depeche Mode timepiece is a masculine Big Bang model carved in 45mm ceramic knurled case. The watch is engraved with thousands Clous de Paris style pyramids extending to the push buttons, the crown, and the indices. The sleek black case is mounted on a smooth leather strap to which a detachable cuff can be added for even stronger rock-and-roll appeal. The back side of the watch reveals the name of Depeche Mode's Global Spirit tour and the emblematic charity: water jerrycan symbol on the sapphire crystal.

Hublot Big Bang Unico Depeche ModeHublot Big Bang Unico Depeche Mode

The watch is powered by the UNICO manufacture calibre HUB 1242, which is a self-winding chronograph flyback movement with column wheel. The watch beats at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour, and provides about 72 hours of power reserve.

Hublot Big Bang Unico Depeche Mode

The Big Bang Unico Depeche Mode, reference 411.CX.1114.VR.DPM17, is limited to 250 pieces. The watch will be available for sale as of May 2017, when the band begins its tour. The price is yet to be announced. For more information, visit Hublot.

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