14'186
Mar 22, 2016

HYT New Products And News At Baselworld 2016

Tags: Alinghi, All Black, H1 Full Gold, H1 Skull Bad Boy, HYT, Innovation, Liquid display, Red gold, Skull, Technology, Vincent Perriard


HYT talked the language of gold to create a new version of the H1 entirely made out of red gold. Heavy and shiny, its look pays some kind of tribute to the "bling" style of the 90's. But the H1 Full Gold is not only about precious metal. It also integrates the new black liquid for a clear indication of the time. In addition, HYT added a layer of luminescent material under the round capillary. For the first time then, time is clearly readable in the dark.

The second new product is the H1 Skull "Bad Boy". All black, this "watch vanitas" presents a skull made out of damascus steel. This unusual kind of alloy is in fact composed of two layers of distinct kinds of steel that are heated and bended randomly several time until they are intricately interweaved. The challenge is then to manufacture the bloc of material as the two kinds of metal have different physical features. The tools must be then well operated to get the right result. And as a metaphor of death, it comes in all black.

Vincent Perriard, CEO of HYT, also informed us that the recent 23 millions Swiss francs increase of capital will participate to develop a smaller caliber. It will allow the realization of women watches. In parallel, the brand develops its visibility and especially thanks to the partnership with the Alinghi Swiss sailing team. As usual, 2016 will be an intense year for HYT.



youtubeVIEWS 10474LIKES 97COMMENTS 11

  • Eric Gorter

    Eric Gorter

    https://imgur.com/gallery/aNfWz

    Oct 31, 2017

  • Ali Nawaz Khan

    Ali Nawaz Khan

    Price?

    Nov 05, 2016

  • Mickey Romeo

    Mickey Romeo

    I finally realize who's buying these watches. Rich Chinese business men that are stealing money from America.

    Mar 25, 2016

  • manduheavy vazquez

    manduheavy vazquez

    Hyt has one the best designs, ideas, imagination and patents in the market. Excellent watches and machines that revolutionize the business.

    Mar 24, 2016

  • Jeviar Firsta

    Jeviar Firsta

    what happened with his head? blood? did he hit something recently? I kinda feel sorry for him

    Mar 23, 2016

  • R B P

    R B P

    Totally Awesome! 💣

    Mar 23, 2016

  • vivinopoulos

    vivinopoulos

    J'aime bien ce genre de marque, ça nous montre que les complications horlogères n'ont pas fini de nous étonner.

    Mar 23, 2016

  • yiannis merianos

    yiannis merianos

    the 💀 watch is my favourite!

    Mar 23, 2016


NEW: Subscribe to our monthly content mailing list

* indicates required

Related Content ( 7 )

hyt-masters-glass-manufacturing
HYT Masters Glass Manufacturing
These exclusive images are the first of the fabrication of a capillary at HYT. The brand has gained the ab...
11'212
Mar 3, 2016
hyt-introduces-the-h2-alinghi-special-edition
HYT Introduces The H2 Alinghi Special Edition
HYT has just introduced a new H2 watch special Alinghi edition limited to 25 timepieces. This timepiece takes ...
11'756
Jul 6, 2016
hyt-goes-classic-with-the-h2-tradition-at-the-2016-sihh
HYT Goes Classic With The H2 Tradition At The 2016 SIHH
The H2 from HYT deserves a close attention because of its technicality as it gathers a fluidic indication ...
16'089
Jan 21, 2016
the-new-hyt-h4-enlightening-the-engine
The New HYT H4: Introduction of Mechanical Lighting
HYT made a splash by becoming a brand no longer primarily focused on displaying time with liquids. Electri...
42'301
Nov 24, 2015
hyt-is-the-timekeeper-of-the-rc44-regatta-series
HYT Is The Timekeeper Of The RC44 Regatta Series
RC44 is the name of a type of racing sailboat designed by America’s Cup winner Russell Coutts and naval ...
4'817
Jun 4, 2015
h3-by-hyt-high-technology-for-a-linear-display-at-baselworld
H3 By HYT, High Technology For A Linear Display At Baselworld
HYT goes from the circle to the line for its display of hours. Following its use of circular microtubes on...
44'289
Mar 20, 2015
the-science-behind-colored-liquids-at-hyt
HYT: The science behind colored liquids
Inventing a new colored liquid for a HYT watch is a highly scientific process that lasts often more than a yea...
17'010
Jul 4, 2014