W&W 2020: Luxury IWC Portugieser Chronograph


Before this Season, IWC Schaffhausen introduced a Brand New version of the IWC Schaffhausen Portugieser Chronograph.
Now, the Swiss watchmaker is introducing three new variants into the collection. Dial options today include a selection of a burgundy or green dial. Furthermore, the brand is introducing a Boutique Edition using a 18-carat 5N gold case with a blue dial.


The typical layout of this IWC Schaffhausen Portugieser Chronograph with a transparent, open dial and recessed counters in 6 and 12 o’clock stay unchanged. What’s more, the applied Arabic numerals and slender feuille hands also stay a part of the design. The advantage of the dial includes a printed quarter-second scale. This allows to get an exact reading of the halt time. Furthermore, domed, non-reflective sapphire crystal protects the dial, while the sapphire crystal back reveals the movement.
The manufacture calibre 69355 pushes all three IWC Schaffhausen Portuguese Chronograph editions. The self-winding movement features a column-wheel chronograph and a power reserve of 46 hours. In addition, the stop-seconds function enables the time to be set just.


All 3 versions are water-resistant to 30 meters. The Ref. IW371615 using a green dial and the Ref. IW371616 using a burgundy dial come at a 41 mm stainless steel case with a black alligator leather strap. IW371614 is introduced in an 18 carat pink gold case, has a blue dial, gold-plated palms, 18 carat gold appliqués plus a blue alligator strap.


The three new versions are a good addition to the Portugieser collection. A total of nine distinct variations of this IWC watches Schaffhausen Portugieser Chronograph are now available: six in stainless steel and three in 18-carat 5N gold. The Cost of this Ref.