Now on air: MIDO Multifort TV Big Date Limited Edition S01E1

With the spectacular Multifort TV Big Date S01E01, MIDO emphasizes its “TV” roots. A limited edition whose stunning, richly detailed dial stands out boldly from the crowd, confirming MIDO’s skill and creative boldness. Two additional bracelets in strong colors complete this exceptional collector’s edition.

A television or a clock? Retro or modern?

Certainly a little bit of everything! One of MIDO’s strengths: attention to detail – and the watch brand once again proves its expertise in this area. The dial of the Multifort TV Big Date S01E01 becomes a screen with a subtle and hypnotic game of three-dimensional and colorful geometric shapes, a clever imitation of the test pattern of previous televisions. These aesthetic codes, which provide a strong identity for an entire generation, are the perfect continuation of the success of the Multifort TV Big Date, whose square “TV” housing is inspired by the MIDO models from 1973, 1980 and 2000. The new Multifort TV Big Date S01E01, limited to 999 units, is made from the best materials and of the highest precision. It expresses the historic watchmaking skills of the Swiss watch brand in a highly creative way. The latest generation of automatic caliber 80, which is beyond any doubt, is equipped with a high-tech hairspring made of NivachronTM, which ensures the highest precision. Season 01, Episode 1: The series has just begun for this urban beauty with her look as unique as it is captivating and will leave no one indifferent.

Shifting the standards

MIDO remains true to its DNA and expands its expertise in terms of shapes and details even further with the Multifort TV Big Date S01E01. A flat, square, satin-finished bezel surrounds the spectacular dial. It is adorned with a pyramid relief whose colors and geometric arrangement are reminiscent of the legendary test images from earlier televisions. The different sizes of these pyramids create a visual impression of movement on this watch face screen. Trapezoidal indices at the quarter hours and dot indices at the five minutes, accented in black and with white Super-LumiNova®, contrast on this “television” face. The luminous material is also applied to the faceted hour and minute hands and ensures excellent readability in the dark. The famous BIG DATE from MIDO is enthroned at 12 o’clock. The sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating on both sides ensures a perfect, reflection-free view of this unique dial.

MIDO made the case and metal bracelet of the Multifort TV Big Date S01E01 from durable stainless steel. The alternation of polished and satin surfaces gives the watch elegant volume and a special shimmer. The limited edition of 999 pieces comes in a custom-made case and is completed by two additional straps made of yellow and turquoise rubber with a relief structure – for even more possibilities and opportunities to stand out from the crowd. The excellence of the 80 caliber Behind the screen of the Multifort TV Big Date S01E01, the powerful caliber 80 precisely sets the pace. The transparent caseback allows a view of the finely decorated gear train: the oscillating weight is decorated with Geneva stripes and engraved with the MIDO logo.

Its power reserve – up to 80 hours – is a guarantee of reliability, especially since MIDO has equipped the movement with a hairspring made of NivachronTM. This innovative material is particularly resistant to magnetism and shock and offers accuracy that goes far beyond the standard. The Multifort TV Big Date S01E01 is reliable down to the smallest detail and is sure to cause a stir.