What Makes a Speedmaster?

60 years of evolution and Omega’s Speedmaster is still as recognisable as ever.

BY Daniel Goh | Mar 25, 2017 | Feature


It has been 60 years since the first Omega Speedmaster, the watch they called the “Broad Arrow” for its distinctive hands. Over the decades the Speedmaster has seen numerous changes in aesthetics and was even given a quartz movement at some point. But what really makes a Speedmaster tick? Watch the video and find out.