Watch news : Hamilton PSR or the rebirth of the first digital watch


Hamilton announces new limited edition based on legendary Hamilton pulsarthe first watch with LED display. With its futuristic accents, the Pulsar has seduced the most eccentric celebrities. On the occasion of this exclusive excursion celebrating the model’s 50th anniversary, Hamilton intends to rehabilitate this iconic model that has turned the history of modern watchmaking upside down.

A true phenomenon in digital watchmaking, the Pulsar is a model that has found its place in many wrists, including Elton John, Keith Richards or Jack Nicholson. The American firm offers today a new issue taking the line of the original model, but obviously with some technical improvements. Therefore, the watch is provided with a Hybrid LED / OLED dial. The American-Swiss brand explains that the activation of the OLED dial allows a better readability when the screen is exposed to bright light.

Manufacturing has chosen a sapphire crystal to guarantee good resistance with a anti-reflective treatment for better readability of the screen. The integrated bracelet The case is similar to the original model and looks great finished with a butterfly buckle for added discretion. On the back of the watch, there is a magnificent engraving representing a pulsar, an astronomical object that gave its name to the original model. The watch provides a comfortable seal. 100 meters, thus allowing prolonged dives.

With this reissue limited to 1970 copiesIn reference to Pulsar’s launch year, Hamilton offers an iconic watch that will clearly go unnoticed. The name “Pulsar” has been assumed by a brand from the Seiko group, but the spirit of the famous watch is present in the PSR. Available in 2 versions, steel (€ 695) or yellow gold PVD (€ 945), the Hamilton reissue may seem expensive for a watch with a digital display, but its price is much lower than the original model. When launched, the Pulsar sold for $ 2,100, more expensive than a gold Rolex!

Hamilton PSR Watch / Features

  • Living place: Stainless steel / brushed and polished finish
  • Width: 40.8mm
  • Length: 34.7mm
  • Glass type: Flat sapphire / anti-reflective treatment
  • Movement: Quartz
  • Bracelet Stainless steel
  • Buckle: Folding Butterfly / Brushed and Polished Finish
  • Waterproof: 10 ATMs / 100 meters
  • Warranty: 2 years

PRIZE / € 695