The digital world is one that keeps everyone on the lookout. This is because it is ever-changing. Cryptocurrency in particular, has become part of the new investment landscape. If you are a lover of bold watches, then Hublot company has some great news for you. The Limited Edition Hublot Big Bang Unico Ledger was recently launched. Although Hublot has been low-key for a while in matters of watch production, this one will blow peoples’ minds. They partnered with Ledger (a digital asset solution with over 4 million users globally) to invent the new watch. In this article, we shall delve into some of the outstanding features of this watch. We shall also find out why it is seen as “perfect for Bitcoin millionaires”.
More about Hublot company
The Swiss company first opened its doors in the watchmaking industry back in 1980. Initially, its innovations were a mixture of rubber and gold. Their bold and unique pieces have sustained them in this game thanks to “Art of Fusion”. From the onset, Hublot is considered as the trailblazer of cryptocurrencies in the horological world. In 2005, it took home a multi-award because of its outstanding collections. For instance, in 2018, it introduced the $25,000 Meca-10 P2P piece. It was generated to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Bitcoin and was only bought through cryptocurrency. This indicated that Hublot had not lost its attentiveness in the digital currency space. Its latest addition is the Limited Edition Hublot Big Bang Unico Ledger which has a sight to behold. It is a black-on-black wristwatch. The Hublot company has opened its doors in Zurich, Tokyo, Dubai, Singapore, Paris, London, Hong Kong, Geneva, New York and at HUBLOT.com.
Details about the Ledger company
This Paris-based company first made its way into the world of cryptocurrencies in 2014. It is a worldwide solution for Web 3.0 and digital assets. It has developed an array of services and products which manage, grow, trade, store and buy crypto assets. Some of the notable products in this company are the Nano X, Nano S and the Ledger Live app. Their main aim is to create secure platforms for blockchain applications. With the details of what these two companies offer, it is fair to note that they are a “perfect match” for the production of this watch.
The 42mm black pottery is made from electrum, a blend of silver and gold. Nobody ever thought that electrum could be anywhere near the watchmaking industry. This combination (silver and gold) was used in manufacturing coins over 2,500 years ago. It also has an automatic chronograph internal movement. The three components in this watch’s package include; a special sapphire watch box, the watch itself and a limited-edition Ledger Nano X crypto wallet. The watch consists of a 42mm black ceramic case which is found on the Big Bang Unico. Another element that comes with the watch is the Ledger and Hublot Nano X. the limited-edition crypto key is only accessible with the watch. The Nano X is Ledger’s trademark for digital asset wallet. It is more like a remote control for assets that nobody is interested in using. Additionally, it is a Bluetooth-enabled hardware used for crypto-assets, managing, securing and safely encrypting. Its finishing is in matte black with a decoration of both Hublot and Ledger logos. Another eye-catching feature of this watch is the bezel. It is inscribed six times with “vires in numeris.” This is the motto for cryptocurrency Bitcoin in Latin which means “strength in numbers.” This theme is meant to apprehend the essence of the world’s newest and oldest currencies. The back case is imprinted with a 50-piece limited-edition number and the Ledger logo.
In a nutshell, this watch combines traditional watch craftsmanship and high-end crypto technology. The presentation box is out of this world since it is special. Both the wallet and watch are delivered in this box. It is produced from a clear smoked black sapphire to demonstrate the security and transparency of decentralized and blockchain currency. Hublot believes that this watch will go down the anal of history as a game-changer. It is the first wristwatch to blend high-end crypto technology and fuse fine watchmaking. The Hublot CEO Ricardo Guadelupe, while launching the Limited Edition Hublot Big Bang Unico Ledger, was a happy man. He cited that this is the year when the watch fraternity will adopt cryptocurrency. He further described this watch as one with many capabilities that bind state-of-the-art mechanical and high-end crypto watchmaking. An elated Ledger CEO Pascal Gauthier noted that his company was happy to partner with Hublot on this extremely unique limited-edition watch. He said that both companies valued community, scarcity and creativity. However, the mode of payment is not yet in the public domain (whether it is in Bitcoin or your Ethereum). During the press release time, only 50 pieces of Limited Edition Hublot Big Bang Unico Ledger watches had been produced. The watches are available only through authorized persons. To find out more details about the watch, users are advised to visit the brand’s website.
It goes without saying that the future is in digital cryptocurrency. We know for sure that there shall be more productions like the Limited Edition Hublot Big Bang Unico Ledger. We can only hope that these two companies will keep producing better products and satisfying their customers’ needs. We wish them well in their future endeavors.