The Fake Watch Industry In China. Be Careful when buying a watch.

If you have any questions please email me at: NavSanya The luxury Swiss watchmakers have always been an icon of modern sports brands of such standing , it is only natural that many will choose to make fake watches. It is not always easy to tell the difference between the original and a fake , especially if youre not a watch expert and dont know how to open the back of the watch to inspect its movement. FAKE WATCH MYTH #1: Fake Watches are Lighter than Genuine Watches Rubbish ! Counterfeiters today easily make watches that are the same weight. How? Well , they are using the same ETA movements as the original manufurers or second source copies. Therefore weight is no longer an acid test. FAKE WATCH MYTH #2: Its Not Complicated You will read that complications never work on fake watches. It is true that in many cases they do not. But many luxury watches do not have any complications except date , which may work on a fake watch. Therefore , the complication test is usually not helpful in separating the fakes from the real. FAKE WATCH MYTH #3: The Date Bubbles on Fake Rolexes Dont Magnify Enough It used to be that the “Cyclops , ” the lens over the date on a Rolex did not magnify 2.5 times on a fake Rolex. That is not so difficult to fake anymore. I have seen many fake Rolex watches with the correct magnification. I would not depend on that as a litmus test. FAKE WATCH MYTH #4: A Genuine Movement Means a Genuine Watch Have you heard that movements on fake watches are never the same? How wrong that is. Most watch brands today buy their movements from ETA , the worlds largest supplier of mechanical movements. The counterfeiters can now buy Chinese or Japanese reproductions or indeed ual ETA movements from secondary sources. Take a look below at how similar reproduction movements look. Which of below is authentic and which is fake? They look pretty similar , dont they? FAKE WATCH MYTH #5: Dont Look a Gift Horse in the Mouth There is no such thing as a free lunch , rig