Overview Of The Omega Dive Watch Collection

Omega is a pioneer in making dive watches, so it shouldn’t be a wonder that they have a wide collection of this kind of timepiece in their arsenal.

About Omega Dive Watches

Omega is a brand known for creating magnificent diving watches that broke many records. They garnered multiple awards and certifications for their reliability and functionality amidst intense underwater pressure. By incorporating other features like GMT functions, anti-magnetic properties, and chronograph subdials, they were able to expand the Omega dive watch collection into the modern variants we see today.

The Seamaster series is probably the most popular among Omega dive watches because they’re often used in many James Bond films.

If you’re seriously into diving, an Omega dive watch is the most reliable companion you can take with you. Not only do they have accurate movements and highly functional features, but also modern designs that you can wear with any kind of fashion.

Omega Dive Watch Collection

Here are the Omega dive watch collection available in the market.

Aqua Terra

If you’re looking for a stylish Omega dive watch, the Aqua Terra series is what you should look for. The series offers stylish models designed for both men and women. It’s like they’ve revamped the classic look of watch models from other Omega collections and gave them a touch of bold designs that can cater to a wide variety of taste.

The series consists of different models like the Worldtimer, the >15,000 Gauss, the GoodPlanet, the Golf Edition, and the Gents’ and the Ladies’ Collections. They offer a large array of features including anti-magnetic properties, GMT functions, world time complications, gem-studded dials and bezels, and chronograph subdials.

Features:

  • 28mm to 43mm case diameter
  • Case made of platinum, titanium, 18K gold, 18K Sedna gold, or stainless steel
  • A date aperture
  • Straps available in nylon, stainless steel, leather, or rubber
  • Exhibition case back
  • Hands and markers coated with Superluminova
  • Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal
  • Different calibres for different models all equipped with self-winding mechanisms
  • Power reserve of up to 60 hours
  • Water resistance of 150m

Pros:

  • Highly legible watch face on all models
  • Elegant and trendy designs suitable to wear on any occasion
  • Various functional mechanisms installed on the watches suited for different purposes
  • A lot of design variants to choose from
  • Very accurate timekeeping mechanism

Cons: 

  • Some models can be unjustifiably expensive
  • Some models might be too flashy to wear
  • The crown can be too protruding on some models

Price Range: $2,750 to $26,000

Planet Ocean

The Planet Ocean series features timepieces with modern design and advanced mechanisms. Aside from having high water resistance ratings, these Omega dive watches have a sporty look and multiple functions which make them a great all-rounder.

The Planet Ocean 600m, the Ceragold, the GMT GoodPlanet, the Ladies’ Seamaster, the ETNZ Deep Black, the Big Blue, the Volvo Ocean, the Deep Black, and the special Michael Phelps Limited Edition are the models that belong to this series. Features like chronograph subdials, anti-magnetic properties, and GMT functions are available in these variants.

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Features:

  • Case diameter of 39.5mm to 45.5mm
  • Case made of stainless steel, Sedna gold, or titanium
  • Straps available in stainless steel, leather, canvas, or NATO
  • Unidirectional rotating Bezels made from scratch-resistant ceramic
  • Chronograph models have 12-hour and 60-minute subdials
  • GMT models have an extra hand and a 24-hour scale on the outer dial
  • Date aperture
  • Helium escape valve
  • Screw-in crown
  • Transparent case back
  • Hands and markers filled with Superluminova
  • Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective treatment
  • Master chronometer movements (8906, 8800/8801, 8900/8901, 9900/9901) with self-winding capabilities
  • Power reserve of up to 60 hours
  • Water resistance of 600m

Pros:

  • Bezel has solid clicks and no play
  • Large hands make it easier to read the time
  • Excellent lume brightness
  • They have sizes for ladies
  • Sturdy and shock-resistant build
  • Their look and functions make them a very versatile tool watch

Cons: 

  • They’re heavier and bulkier than other watches
  • Design might be too sporty too some users
  • Date window is a bit small on some models

Price Range: $3,000 to 20,000

Diver

The Diver series is a tribute to the iconic Seamaster Diver 300m. It applies the same feel and design as the original but with new materials used and updated technology installed. It has a new movement and added anti-magnetic properties. It’s easily recognizable with its wavy dial pattern, skeleton hands, and large hour markers.

This Omega dive watch also has a limited edition Titanium Tantalum model which makes use of a mixture of titanium and gold to create a more luxurious sports watch.

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  • Water resistant to 984 feet (300 M)

Features:

  • 42mm case diameter
  • Case in either stainless steel or stainless steel and gold
  • Straps available in rubber, stainless steel, NATO, and titanium
  • Unidirectional rotating bezel made of ceramic
  • Hands and markers filled with Superluminova
  • Skeletonized hands
  • A date aperture
  • Helium escape valve
  • Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal
  • Exhibition case back
  • Master Chronometer calibre 8800 movement
  • Power reserve of up to 48 hours
  • Water resistance of 300m

Pros:

  • Superb lume brightness
  • Legible watch face with a large date window
  • Bezel has solid clicks
  • Incredibly comfortable to wear

Cons: 

  • Limited design choice
  • Helium release valve must be manually unscrewed
  • Skeletonized hands might not look that great on some models because they make it hard to read the time in an instant

Price Range: $4,750

Seamaster 1948

The Seamaster 1948 was released to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Seamaster collection. But contrary to the Seamaster’s more sporty look, the Seamaster 1948 has a more elegant and classy tone to it. Compared to other Omega dive watches, this one has a lighter water resistance rating.

Two models belong to the Seamaster 1948 series: the Small Seconds and the Central Second. Both have a commemorative, see-through case back featuring a boat and an aircraft. There’s also a Platinum Edition for both models but only 70 pieces of each variant were produced.

Features:

  • 38mm diameter
  • Stainless steel case
  • Domed, anti-reflective and scratch-resistant sapphire crystal
  • Silver dial color
  • Comes in leather strap with an extra NATO strap included in the package
  • Arabic numeral hour markers on the 3, 9, and 12 o’clock positions
  • The Small Seconds has a smaller 60-second subdial while the Central Second has lumed hands
  • Small Seconds uses a Caliber 8804 while the Central Second has a Caliber 8806 self-winding movement
  • Power reserve of 55 up to 60 hours
  • Water resistant up to 60m

Pros:

  • Accurate hand movements
  • Their classy look make them suitable as dress watches
  • High-quality strap makes it comfortable to wear

Cons: 

  • Limited models available
  • Small Seconds model has no lume
  • For a diver watch, they have limited water resistance ratings

Price Range: $5,700 to $6,200

Railmaster

The Railmaster is an Omega dive watch series that offers a simple but practical look. It’s designed to cater to railway staff who work in areas close to electric and magnetic fields. All Railmaster models are built with anti-magnetic properties to ensure the timepieces work perfectly even in the presence of strong magnetic fields.

The special edition 1957 Trilogy pays tribute to the original Railmaster by using the same exact design the original had but with modern movements and other mechanisms. It’s a limited edition watch which makes it a coveted addition to anyone’s collection.

Features:

  • 38mm to 40mm case diameter
  • Stainless steel case
  • Choice of nylon, rubber, stainless steel, or NATO strap
  • Hands and markers laced with Superluminova
  • Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal
  • Screw-in case back
  • Caliber 8806 self-winding movement
  • Power reserve of up to 55 hours
  • Water resistance of 60m up to 150m

Pros:

  • Elegant look with a vintage approach
  • Uncluttered look makes the watch face very legible
  • Accurate hand movements with very minor deviations
  • Excellent lume brightness
  • Anti-magnetic properties can resist fields measuring up to 15,000 gauss

Cons: 

  • No date window
  • Quite expensive for its visible features
  • It’s more of a casual watch because of its properties

Price Range: $6,500 to $7,300

Seamaster 300

The Seamaster 300 is an Omega dive watch designed for divers and underwater professionals who love to seek adventure in the ocean. This series was created to reintroduce the 1957 iconic model with new technologies and mechanisms in place.

The Seamaster 300 can be easily recognized by the pointed hour markers and the anchor-like hands. Aside from the stainless steel models, the series also has limited Platinum Edition models to choose from.

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  • Stainless steel
  • Rotating bezel, gmt
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  • Case diameter: 44mm
  • Water resistant to 30 bar (300...

Features:

  • 41mm case diameter
  • Case made of either titanium, stainless steel, 18K yellow gold, or 18K Sedna gold
  • Exhibition case back
  • Unidirectional rotating bezel with a luminous pip at the 12 o’clock position
  • Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating
  • Superluminova hands and markers
  • Co-axial calibre 8400 movement with anti-magnetic properties
  • Power reserve of up to 60 hours
  • Water resistance of 300m

Pros:

  • Vintage look with a modern touch makes the watch very appealing
  • Solid bezel rotation with no play
  • Durable band and case
  • Highly legible watch face makes it easy to read the time
  • Fits comfortably on any wrist size
  • Superb lume brightness

Cons: 

  • No date window
  • Large lugs and a bit heavy to wear
  • Limited edition timepiece makes this a rare find

Price Range: $6,600 to $62,400

Bullhead

The Bullhead series has a very distinctive shape and style like you’ve never seen before. They really are shaped like a bull’s head with crowns located at the top and bottom portions of the watch. This Omega dive watch is available in 3 different models with varying dial colors.

Features:

  • 43mm diameter
  • A 60-second chronograph subdial at the 6 o’clock position
  • A 30-minute subdial poised at the 12 o’clock area
  • Leather strap
  • Bi-directional rotating bezel
  • A date aperture position at the 3 o’clock portion
  • Superluminova hands and markers
  • Anti-reflective sapphire crystal
  • 12-hour and 24-hour scales available
  • Screw-in case back with the Seamaster Seahorse logo
  • Co-axial calibre 3113 movement
  • Power reserve of up to 52 hours
  • Water resistance of 150m

Pros:

  • Solid, durable build that can withstand rugged use
  • Legible watch face with large font size for the date window
  • Great lume brightness

Cons: 

  • It’s quite thick compared to your typical watch
  • Expensive for its features
  • It can be heavy on the wrist

Price Range: $8,000 to $9,600

Polprof

The Polprof is a specialized collection for diving professionals. Among Omega dive watches, this one has the most distinctive design that you won’t see in any other model from any other brand. It has a large titanium case with a prominent crown pusher and crown.

Features:

  • 55mm x 48mm case size
  • Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal
  • Rubber or stainless steel bracelet
  • Case made of titanium with Sedna gold
  • Fully anti-magnetic parts
  • Bi-directional rotating bezel with large Arabic numeral minute markers
  • Exhibition case back
  • Automatic helium escape valve
  • Luminous hands and markers
  • Caliber 8912 self-winding movement
  • Power reserve of up to 60 hours
  • Water resistance of 1,200m

Pros:

  • Bezel has solid clicks and no play
  • Large sword-like hands make it easy to read the time
  • Very sturdy build
  • Legible watch face

Cons: 

  • Watch is large and bulky
  • Utilitarian design may not be that appealing to many people
  • Heavy to wear

Price Range: $9,700

Conclusion

Many of the Omega dive watches resemble the first diving timepieces the company produced. By equipping them with new movements, stronger materials, and modern designs, they’ve revived timeless classics and have given them variations that will surely appeal to anyone’s taste. Add to that the integration of chronograph subdials, GMT functions, and anti-magnetic properties, and you have an all-rounder watch that you can wear on any occasion.

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