How much should I pay for an Omega Speedmaster?

How much should I pay for an Omega Speedmaster?

The average price of an Omega watch is between $5,200 to $7,150 MSRP. This range includes stainless steel references for the Seamaster 300m, Planet Ocean, Aqua Terra, and Speedmaster Professional. Overall the cost of all Omega watches range between $2,000 up to $60,000+.

What is the most desirable Omega Speedmaster?

Still, the CK2915 is the most desirable and valuable of all Omega Speedmasters due to its importance, rarity, and completely different look. Launch in 1957 with reference 2915-1, the entire reference, including 2915-2 and the transitional 2915-3, would last barely three years.

How often should a Speedmaster be serviced?

every 5 to 8 years
Therefore, we recommend that you have the water resistance checked once a year and a complete service performed every 5 to 8 years. Your OMEGA boutique or authorised service centre will be happy to take care of your watch and answer your questions.

Do Speedmasters hold value?

The Omega Speedmaster model with the reference number 145.022 was produced from the late 1960s through to the 1980s. Despite there being plenty on the market, they still hold their value well. A watch in mint condition will set you back around 7,500 USD.

How many Speedmasters are there?

If we do not consider the Speedmaster Professional (145.012/145.022) as a Mark I, there are 4 official Speedmaster Mark Series. The first one was the Mark II (introduced in 1969), followed by the Mark III, Mark IV and Mark V.

Should I get Hesalite or sapphire?

For the non-romantics, not only is hesalite the more affordable option, but also easier to look after. While sapphire crystal is much hardier, hesalite is much easier to clean and correct in the event of scratching.

How can you tell a fake Omega?

The omega serial number is a 7 or 8 digit number engraved on the case back of the watch during its production. All Omega watches are stamped with the seven or eight digit serial number. Simply run a cross-referencing search on the serial number displayed on the watch in question. If it does not match, it is a fake.