Rrrrrrring… Domo Arigato, Mr. Roboto, please pick up the call…
Your friendly robot time butler, Mr. Roboto R2, is at your service! Inspired by the Golden Robot of the 1950s, R2 is a morphed version of his cousin, R1. Expect a new machine with a bolder design cues. You can never miss the handsome Mr. Roboto R2 with his well-defined features –he boasts an aesthetic upgrade with 3D eyes and a mouth that reveals the depths of the complications within its machinery system. Sporting a robust steel body that is larger than its predecessors, Mr. Roboto R2 feels sturdier and more substantial on one’s wrist. R2’s left eye shows the hour register while its right eye shows the GMT indication. With an endearing smile, its mouth displays a retrograde minute counter. Witness the perfect marriage of ingenious design and user-friendly functions, where the enlarged left eye shows the hour register while the right eye the GMT indication. The mouth displays a retrograde minute counter. In addition, Mr. Roboto R2 is hooked up with a brand new heart – an Azimuth-developed movement beating at a heart rate of 28,800vph. He has a mystery sapphire automatic rotor that is enlarged to ensure that his power reserve is ramped up fast to its peak efficiency to perform his robotic task of precision time recording.
Mr. Roboto R2 is good-looking, and he knows it. You may feed his ego and praise him often, and he will perform his duties with utmost delight. The high quality 316L stainless steel case retains its hardy block form with a warm touch of beveled edges at the sides of the tonneau shaped timepiece. For those with a preference for high-tech materials, another version of R2 comes with a forged carbon mid-case, which reinforces that tradition and modernity do agree with each other… at times.
316L stainless steel with stainless steel mid-case or forged carbon mid-case or titanium in blue PVD plating
47.5 mm (W) x 55 mm (L)
GMT function, hours register, retrograde minutes
Azimuth calibre 1500.2, modified automatic winding with sapphire mystery rotor
24 mm perforated calf strap with folding clasp