The name of this watch doesn’t actually include its most thrilling feature. For 2011, this is the Blancpain L-evolution Tourbillon Large Date watch. It is true that it has a flying tourbillon and a big date indicator but turn it over and you see the power reserve indicator on the rotor. Complications on rotors seem to be really “in” this year. In 2011 alone, on automatic rotors, we have seen seconds indicators (Cartier), tourbillons (Jacob & Co.), and now a power reserve indicator on this Blancpain. Coincidence? Probably not.
Latest From Gadgets
Nomos Glashütte’s Metro Neomatik is modern, slim and sophisticated watch| Darrell Etherington
CubeFit TerraMat hides under your standing desk to give your feet a rest| John Biggs
Insta360 Air brings affordable, easy 360 photo and video to Android phones| Darrell Etherington
Erato’s Muse 5 wireless in-ear headphones give AirPods a run for their money| Darrell Etherington