I do know that we’ve had loads of crowd-funding watches up as of late, however there’s additionally been a slew of moderately fascinating ones. Today, we’ve acquired a watch that we’ve truly acquired a loaner in for evaluation as properly, however we wished to get a fast article up concerning the marketing campaign launch so you possibly can test it out whereas we put together our evaluation. Now, on to the Agelocer Moonphase!
As I’ve stated earlier than, I search for one thing distinctive or fascinating with Kickstarter watches, and there are two issues with the Agelocer Moonphase that grabbed my eye. First and foremost is the dial materials. Here, it’s the glass often called aventurine, or typically sandstone. Presented as it’s right here in darkish blue you get a really sparkly look to issues, giving us the thought of stars glowing within the sky. The gif above captures it properly, and from our loaner, I can verify it’s that beautiful in actual life.
The different factor the Agelocer Moonphase has going for it’s, properly, it’s implementation of the moonphase. Many instances, this takes the type of a moderately small subdial or window on the dial, In distinction, the 3D moon takes pleasure of place on the dial, scribing throughout the dial boldly as the times progress. Of course, this type of graphical illustration is an approximation (until you’re actually exact in setting it) however for me, it offers a very nice impact, and provides me a way of what kind of moon I can anticipate to see within the sky.
Powering the Agelocer Moonphase is a motion the model identifies as one which they developed themselves. And we’re not going to say that it’s not true, however we had been in a position to find what the bottom motion is. In quick, it began life because the Hangzhou 7200 (hover over the 7200 in that hyperlink and also you’ll see the identical steadiness bridge). I’m not calling that out as being an issue in any respect. Just figured for those who’re wanting into the main points of the watch, why not have all the knowledge you may? As offered on this watch, issues look to be far more properly completed. It may also get you 80 hours of energy reserve, and ought to be adjusted to be +/- 6 sec/day when it’s in your wrist.
For this launch, the Agelocer Moonphase is out there in just a few choices. You’ve acquired a gold-tone or stainless-steel end, and you may go for a sophisticated bezel, or one which’s set with crystals. Super earlybird pricing begins at $599 (or $799 for the crystal set model). There are additionally some add-ons on the market, together with metal bracelets with endlinks (at simply $30, that’s an insta-buy for me), after which some quartz variations of the look ahead to $269). The marketing campaign for this watch only recently launched, and simply met it’s funding aim.
The marketing campaign for the Agelocer Moonphase runs by April twenty ninth, with supply anticipated for May, proper after issues shut out. We’re engaged on our evaluation (and pictures) now, and intend to have that up earlier than the marketing campaign closes, so you can also make an knowledgeable choice. If you’ve acquired any particular questions on the watch you need us to discover within the evaluation, be happy to drop us a line. Past that, be happy to pop over to the marketing campaign to take a look at all the main points. marketing campaign web page
Tech Specs from Agelocer