Offering the world’s first fully electronic watch in 1960, Accutron changed the way the world told time with the most accurate timekeeping mechanism ever created and the first personal timekeeping advancement seen in 300 years.
Ruling the watch world for more than a decade, its foundational technology later became an integral component of America’s space program and The Accutron logo became a symbol to the consumer of timekeeping accuracy.
Now sixty years later, Accutron returns and brings the same drive for technological advancement and design with the first ever watches powered by electrostatic energy.
In 1960, time changed as the world knew it.
We know because we’re the ones who changed it. A watch that kept time using the constant vibrations of a tuning fork. A watch that didn’t tick. But hummed. A revolutionary design. It didn’t just tell the time. It was the story of its time. The most accurate watch in the world in a new world that demanded it. Technology that was depended upon by satellites. Pilots. Even astronauts. Yes, the Accutron was literally out of this world. No wonder LBJ thought it was the perfect gift.
Iconic. Innovative. Inspired.
It made an impact unlike any other watch.
That’s where the Accutron story started. But not
it stops. Today, where we all hold accurate timepieces, the Accutron has a new
The watch that was once a statement about the future is now a statement about yours. That you define yourself not by where you should belong. But by where you’re going. That you’re ready to carve your own path. That your time has come. Redesigned and redefined, the Accutron reflects your ambitions. Your aspirations. Your arrival to wherever it is you want to go. It may no longer be humming. But it’s still getting everyone talking.˝
It’s not a timepiece. It’s a conversation piece.