Omega watches are among the most known watch brands in the world. Thanks to the many novelties, Omega is among the most influential brands in the world. In Dubai, Omega watches can be found in most shopping centres and in the Dubai Mall on the first place.
Omega watches was founded in Switzerland and the company is based in Biel Bienne from where it has grown out to become one of the world’s most recognised watch brands. Omega’s most famous collection is the Speedmaster Professional Chronograph edition appointed by NASA in order to be the astronaut’s watch, which they bring to the Moon. In addition, Omega is the official timekeeper of several Olympic Games and worn by many leading and famous personalities, who have given an extra to the reputation of Omega watches. The Omega watch is the official watch of the James Bond films from 1995. Today, Omega Watches belong to the SWATCH group, which is the largest watch concern in the world owning the world’s best watch making brands. Omega has been among the first watches brands to produce professionally waterproof watches for divers. Omega has always released limited Olympic editions of its watches since it has been the official timekeeper of the Olympic Games since 2008 and so will it be for the 2012 Summer Olympics as well.
Omega’s other famous watches include the Calibre 2500 which was the first watch ever having the co-axial escapement feature to be mass-produced. Co–axial escapement is among the most important inventions in watch making elimination lubrication, which has been the shortcoming of the lever watch making for a long time.
For James Bond movies, Omega released two limited edition collections. One collection was released in 2002 for the 40th anniversary of the famous movie series, the second was released in 2006 called Seamaster Planet Ocean model, and only 5007 pieces of this watch were released. Omega has more to do with Dubai than selling its watches there. The watch was the official watch (Seamaster NZL-32 chronograph) for the Emirates Team New Zealand, which is among the best sailing teams of the United Arab Emirates taking part in all the prominent sailing competitions, among which many are held in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates. Omega also acts as a sponsor and official watch for many prestigious golf tournaments, some of which are also held partly or fully in Dubai.
Omega brand stores can be found in every prestigious shopping centres of Dubai, including the Dubai Mall, the Mall of the Emirates, the Deira City Centre and the BurJuman Shopping Centre. However, they are also sold in the Dubai Festival City in the Al Ghurair Shopping Mall in the Marina Mall in the Ibn Battuta Mall and in the Mirdiff City Centre among other places.
When you are in Dubai, you will not have hard job to buy one or more of the great quality Omega Watches. The summer in Dubai brings several discounts, so its the best time to buy Omega Watches.