Style and Security
Swiss made Certina DS Podium Big Size man’s chronograph can be described as a quality watch with a good price. It has classic elegance, sport’s spirit and traditional durability. As the rest of Certina watches, this model possess Double Security concept, which means that it can successfully withstand extreme conditions.
Double Security concept has been company’s trademark since 1959. During the years of technological improvements, DS has become integral part of every single Certina model, as a guaranty of high water and shock resistance.
Along with its durability, Certina DS Podium Big Size watches possess the great functionality. Swiss made quartz movement features three chronographs – 60 seconds counter is at 6 o’clock, 1/10 second counter is located at 2 and finally, 12 hours counter is at 10 o’clock.
Nicely shaped stainless steel bezel features the tachymeter scale, which can be used to measure speed based on travel time or distance, according to speed. Considering its functionality, most of Podium Big Size collection’s models have similar characteristics, but their designs are quite distinctive.
All watches from Certina Podium series have sporty elegance, but seams like the one with the brown leather strap and black dial is the ‘all the time – everyday’ kind of watch, which you’ll never want to remove from the wrist.
Its dial features silver luminous hours indexes and oversized Arabic numerals at 12, three and nine. Minutes scale is at the outer rim, while the date window is located at 4 o’clock position. Watch face is protected with the scratch-resistant sapphire crystal.
Masculine 42 mm case of the Certina Podium Big Size Chronograph is made of stainless steel and features two push buttons and the screw-down crow for the maximum protection under the water. This protection provides water-resistance to 100 meters, which is lower limit for Certina watches.