Many people like to buy the wristwatches with large size. Some people think that big watches are more eye-catching and some others think that the models with big cases are much more expensive. While some practical watch lovers consider that it is convenient to read the time. What can be confirmed is that the watches with larger size are more popular in the market. However, do you know that the evolution history of the wristwatch is from big to small instead from small to big.
For wristwatches, under the same condition, the watches with bigger size performs more precisely, while the models with smaller size are more convenient to carry. So the watches became smaller and smaller during a long period. In 1960s, Piaget released the ultra thin movement which was only 2 mm and later it released the 2.3 mm 12P which became the world’s thinnest self-winding mechanical movement. Have a look at the extraordinary fake Piaget watches with brown leather strap to appreciate its charm.
Jaeger-LeCoultre is another watch brand which always makes breakthroughs in diameter of its products. It created the calibre 101 which was considered as the world’s smallest movement. This sophisticated copy Jaeger-LeCoultre has been equipped with such a tiny movement. No other watch brand has broken the record of this movement.