Tag: Lange

Reserved Power: Testing the A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Up/Down

The A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Up/Down, equipped with a prominent “ab/auf” power reserve display, has the restrained styling for which the brand is known. Do we give it a thumbs up or thumbs down? Find out in this test from the WatchTime archives. The power reserve is the Rodney Dangerfield of complications: it doesn’t

Pure & Simple: Patek Philippe Calatrava vs. Lange Saxonia

Two plain-faced beauties, the Patek Philippe Calatrava and A. Lange & Söhne Saxonia, go head to head in this comparison test from the WatchTime archives. Jens Koch gets in depth with the two timepieces and Nik Schölzel provides the gorgeous original photography. A complication is a pretty thing, but it certainly doesn’t improve the legibility

A. Lange & Söhne Datograph Perpetual Tourbillon

The latest ticking chef d’oeuvre from Saxon watchmaker A. Lange & Söhne is a horological triple threat and then some. Unveiled today at SIHH 2016 in Geneva, the A. Lange & Söhne Datograph Perpetual Tourbillon incorporates three major complications with five supplementary functions. The three complications are a flyback chronograph, a perpetual calendar, and a

Close-Up: A. Lange & Söhne 1815 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst

A. Lange & Söhne marks the 200th anniversary of the birth of its founder, Ferdinand Adolph Lange, in grand style with the recently announced 1815 Tourbillon Handwerkskunst, a limited edition that features a technological first for the brand and sports breathtaking dial and movement decorations. Here’s what you need to know.