The famous watchmaking company OMEGA has been playing a significant role of the official timekeeper of the Olympic Games for a long time. The tradition will be observed during the Olympiad Sotchi-2014 as well. A new model Seamaster Planet Ocean Sochi 2014 has been launched on the occasion of this international event.

Count-down by OMEGA

OMEGA, being the official timekeeper of the Olympic Games since 1932, installed a giant watch 4 meters high and weighting 3.5 tons in Sochi. This watch is showing the time that rests till the Olympiad 2014. Especially for the winter Olympiad, OMEGA presented the equipment based on the so called Omegascope technology of snapshot overprint. In 2012, Omega introduced its Quantum Timer capable of measuring the fotofinish of 16 competitors at the same time at 1/1’000’000 of a second. So we are observing the evolution of the timekeeping technology. 450 specialists of the brand will participate in the timekeeping process during the competitions.

A new model Seamaster Planet Ocean Sochi 2014 has been launched on the occasion of the future Olympiad

A remarkable detail of the luxury watch Seamaster Planet Ocean Sochi 2014 is the logo of the Olympiad engraved on the back side of the case. It is a diving watch made of stainless steel. The OMEGA 8500 caliber is at the heart of the masculine model while the feminine one bears Omega 8520 and it is water resistant at 600 meters. Both models are available in the quantity of 2014 examples.

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