Longines has been making watches since 1832, which was founded by Auguste Agassiz at Saint – Imier. “Elegance is an attitude” is their slogan, through which they get motivation making watch with unmatched brilliance and world – class performance. Along with men's watches, they also produce women's watches. Their first factory was inaugurated at Saint – Imier in 1867 by Ernest Francillon, who was the nephew of the founder. After taking charge of the company, he made their first movement, the 20A including some unique features like pendant winding. Their winged hourglass logo was related to horse racing. Their brand name was registered in 1889 to become the earliest brand name to get registered. At the beginning of the new millennium, the brand won the Grand Prix at the Universal Exhibition in Paris in 1900 for its creation of La Renommee, a 21.59 chronometer included pocket watch. Their watches were used in 1896 Olympic Games.
The brand has associated with many events, organisations and missions. They assisted Duke of Abruzzi for his Arctic voyage by sponsoring him. Longines is proudly connected with famous personalities like Kate Winslet, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Simon Baker, Stefanie Graf, Andre Agassi and others.
Among its numerous collections, Conquest is one of the classy collections of the brand.
Conquest for Men
Men's watches of this collection have traditional looks with a combination of eye – catching designs. Their delicately embellished round dials are coloured in black, silver, white, blue and grey. The stainless steel straps combine with silver bezel to make them sturdy. The brown and black leather straps make the watches very charming as well as powerful, while the two tone straps produce variance. Their steel case gives strength, while sapphire crystal glass provides protection from scratches. The water resistant technique makes them durable.
Features like tachymeter, chronograph, date display, analogue, luminous hand and others are present in these watches. The tachymeter and chronograph function helps in recording exact time, while the date display exhibits the current date. The luminous hand feature produces shine.
Conquest for Women
The simplistic women's watches look amazing with their unique designs. The finely articulated round shaped dials are coloured in black, white, silver and blue which makes them engaging. The combination of steel case and sapphire crystal glass makes the pieces strong as well as scratch – free. The multi coloured bezel intensifies the charm of the wearer's mood. The stainless steel straps increases the shine of the models, while the leather straps provide longevity. The watches are water resistant within a distance of 30 to 300 meters.
Features like chronograph, analogue, date display and luminous hand are embedded in Longines Conquest Watches. Chronograph is a function which records perfect time. Analogue is a display function which brings the conventional flavour, date display exhibits the current date, while the luminous hand intensifies the gloss of the wearer's wrist and aura.