Log in
6,697 results for "

Zenith

"

Top Zenith Offers

Brand
Model
Price
Case diameter
Year
Location
More
Your selection
Clear selection

Your selection
Clear selection

Your selection
Clear selection

Sorry, your search did not match any items
Your selection
Clear selection

Sorry, your search did not match any items
Your selection
Clear selection

Sorry, your search did not match any items
Basic information
Type of watch
Categories
More...
Reference number
More...
New/Pre-owned
Offer type
Gender
Availability
Condition
More...
Scope of delivery
Characteristics & functions
Movement
Case material
More...
Dial
More...
Glass
More...
Functions
More...
Thickness
More...
Bezel material
More...
Dial numerals
Water resistance
More...
Others
More...
Bracelet/strap
Bracelet material
More...
Clasp
More...
Lug width
More...
Bracelet color
More...
Clasp material
More...
Save this search Cancel

View

Sort by

Zenith Steel 33mm Manual winding pre-owned
TOP
Zenith CALATRAVA DRESS WATCH 1957 NOS
AED 6,199
Free shipping
Verified Dealer
45
DE
Zenith White gold 44mm Automatic 65.0520.4026 pre-owned
TOP
Zenith Grande Class Grande Date Rattrapante, Split Second,...
AED 48,913
Verified Dealer
14
CH
Zenith Steel 44mm Automatic 51.2050.4026/01.C713 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Chronograph
AED 28,845
Verified Dealer
115
AE
Zenith up to AED 20,000
Zenith AED 20,000 - AED 40,000
Zenith Steel 46mm Automatic 03.0529.4021 pre-owned UAE, Abu Dhabi
Zenith Defy El Primero STEEL Automatic Chronograph LIMITED...
AED 19,480
Free shipping
Verified Dealer
117
AE
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 03.2040.400/26.C496 pre-owned UAE, dubai
Zenith El Primero 36'000 VpH
AED 17,000
Private Seller
AE
Zenith Rose gold Automatic Zenith Brown 18K Rose Gold Captain Central Second Zenith pre-owned UAE, DUBAI
Zenith 18.2020.670/22.C498
AED 25,302
Verified Dealer
 
AE
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 51.2080.4021-01.C494 pre-owned UAE, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster Silver Dial 42mm Steel & Rose Gold
AED 25,500
Verified Dealer
34
AE
Zenith Steel 40mm Automatic 03.2020.670/21.C493 pre-owned
Zenith Captain Central Second 03.2020.670/21.C493, Strichindiz...
AED 10,620
Verified Dealer
43
DE
Zenith Gold/Steel 27mm Quartz 50.0230.295 pre-owned
Zenith Concerto ladies gold-plated wristwatch
AED 620
Free shipping
Verified Dealer
63
TR
Best price
Listings from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland
Offers from Germany
Listings from Europe
Zenith Automatic 40.2082.4021/91.C496 new UAE, Al Wasl, Jumeira 1, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster Power Reserve 42mm Platinum
AED 52,821
Verified Dealer
12
AE
Zenith Rose gold 37mm Automatic 22.1925.692/01.C725 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith Heritage 22-1925-692-01-C725
AED 36,000
Verified Dealer
17
AE
Zenith Rose gold 45mm Automatic 18.2251.4043/36.C713 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith Academy
AED 149,846
Verified Dealer
115
AE
Zenith Steel 38mm Automatic pre-owned UAE, Abu Dhabi
Zenith El Primero Heart Chronomaster LOVE Skeleton Dial Red Dial
AED 10,302
Free shipping
Verified Dealer
117
AE
Zenith Steel 44mm Automatic 03.0520.4021 pre-owned
Zenith El Primero
AED 13,430
Private Seller
 
NL
Zenith Steel 48mm Automatic 03.2430.4054/21.C721 new
Zenith Pilot Montre d'Aeronef Type 20 Annual Calendar
AED 27,815
Verified Dealer
58
US
Zenith Steel 38mm Automatic 03.2150.400 pre-owned
Zenith El Primero Chronograph Stainless Steel 03.2150.400 - W6550
AED 23,479
Verified Dealer
273
UK
Zenith Steel 39.9mm Automatic 01.0240.410 pre-owned
Zenith Chronomaster Chronograph
AED 18,389
Verified Dealer
1200
NL
Zenith Gold/Steel 42mm Automatic 51.2080.400/69.C494 pre-owned
Zenith Chronomaster El Primero 51.2080.400/69.C494 full set 2019
AED 24,588
Verified Dealer
40
LU
Zenith Steel 44mm Automatic 03.2050.4035/21.C630 pre-owned UAE, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Tourbillon
AED 76,571
Verified Dealer
12
AE
Zenith Rose gold 33mm Automatic 22.2310.692/81.M2310 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith Elite Ultra Thin
AED 49,449
Verified Dealer
17
AE
Zenith Rose gold 45mm Automatic 18.2281.4035/98.C713 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Tourbillon
AED 131,115
Verified Dealer
115
AE
Zenith Titanium 44mm Automatic 95.9002.904/78.M9000 pre-owned
Zenith - DEFY EL PRIMERO 21
AED 30,082
Verified Dealer
98
SE
Zenith Steel Automatic Captain pre-owned
Zenith Captain
AED 3,302
Verified Dealer
6
IT
Zenith Steel 44mm Automatic 03.2160.4047/02.C713 pre-owned
Zenith El Primero Helios 03.2160.4047/02.C713, Strichindizes,...
AED 32,604
Verified Dealer
43
DE
Zenith Steel 40mm Automatic 03.0240.4021/02.C495 pre-owned
Zenith El Primero
AED 13,037
Verified Dealer
 
US
Zenith Yellow gold 34mm Manual winding N/A pre-owned
Zenith Vintage Yellow Gold N/A - COM1193
AED 14,086
Verified Dealer
273
UK
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 03.2045.4061 pre-owned
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster 150Th Anniversary Limited
AED 27,894
Verified Dealer
1200
NL
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 03.2070.4054/02.C711 new
Zenith El Primero Winsor Annual Calendar
AED 30,166
Verified Dealer
 
SM
Zenith Rose gold 37mm Automatic 22.1927.4062 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith Star Open Ladies 37mm
AED 50,000
Verified Dealer
17
AE
Zenith Rose gold 38mm Automatic 22.2150.4062/81.C753 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster Lady
AED 40,458
Verified Dealer
115
AE
Zenith Steel Automatic El Primero pre-owned
Zenith El Primero 02.0500.400
AED 9,159
Verified Dealer
35
UK
Zenith Steel 38mm Automatic 02.0500.400 new
Zenith El Primero
AED 15,620
Verified Dealer
10
IT
Zenith Steel 03.2282.400 new
Zenith CHRONOMASTER EL PRIMERO 03.2282.400
AED 16,558
Verified Dealer
43
US
Zenith Yellow gold 50mm Manual winding zenith chronograph gold 50 mm OF  pocketwatch pre-owned
Zenith chrongraph open face pocket watch
AED 9,091
Verified Dealer
39
NL
Zenith Rose gold 36mm Manual winding 30.0240.655 pre-owned
Zenith Elite Reserve De Marche Rose Gold 30.0240.655 - W6031
AED 17,843
Verified Dealer
273
UK
Zenith Steel 37mm Manual winding pre-owned
Zenith Chronograph, vintage, "Panda-dial" Top-Zustand
AED 17,563
Verified Dealer
6
DE
Zenith Titanium 44mm Automatic 95.9000.9004/78.R582 new
Zenith Defy El Primero 21
Price on request
Verified Dealer
 
SM
Zenith White gold 45mm Automatic 65.1260.4003/77.C611 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith Academy Quantieme Perpetual Concept 65.1260.4003/77.C611
AED 145,000
Verified Dealer
17
AE
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 03.20410.4061/07.C772 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster
AED 14,985
Verified Dealer
115
AE
Zenith Carbon 44mm Automatic 10.9000.9004/96.R921 new
Zenith Defy El Primero
AED 46,827
Verified Dealer
 
US
Zenith Steel 37mm Manual winding Zenith pre-owned
Zenith Sporto Jumbo Vintage 1960
AED 2,479
Verified Dealer
41
PL
Zenith 46mm Automatic 03.0526.4021 pre-owned
Zenith - Defy Classic
AED 22,847
Verified Dealer
98
SE
Zenith Steel Automatic pre-owned
Zenith Respirator
AED 4,546
Verified Dealer
369
NL
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 03.2070.4054/02.C711 new
Zenith El Primero Winsor Annual Calendar Chronograph Stainless...
AED 24,888
Verified Dealer
273
UK
Zenith Steel 45.5mm Automatic 03.2060.405/21.C714 pre-owned
Zenith El Primero Stratos Flyback
AED 20,042
Verified Dealer
1200
NL
Zenith Steel 43mm Automatic 03.2240.4069/21.C774 new
Zenith Pilot Heritage Tipo CP-2
AED 30,993
Verified Dealer
 
SM
Zenith Rose gold 42mm Automatic 22.2082.4061 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Limited Edition 100 pieces
AED 80,000
Verified Dealer
17
AE
Zenith White gold 45.5mm Automatic 45.2063.405/21.C714 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith El Primero Stratos Flyback
AED 114,258
Verified Dealer
115
AE
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 03.2040.4061/01.C494 new
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster
AED 21,690
Verified Dealer
 
US
Zenith Steel Automatic 02.1125.680/01 new
Zenith Elite NEU
AED 11,364
Verified Dealer
5
AT
Zenith Titanium 34mm Automatic 96.0550.4021 pre-owned
Zenith - Port Royal
AED 25,893
Verified Dealer
98
SE
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 03.2119.400/22.C720 pre-owned
Zenith Captain Chronograph Limited Edition
AED 14,227
Verified Dealer
5
KR
Zenith Steel 42mm Automatic 03.2040.400/26.C496 new
Zenith El Primero Chronomaster Stainless Steel 03.2040.400/26....
AED 21,601
Verified Dealer
273
UK
Zenith Steel 44mm Automatic 03.0520.679 new
Zenith Grande Class NEW
AED 13,740
Verified Dealer
1200
NL
Zenith Steel 45mm Automatic 03.2280.400/91.R576 new
Zenith El Primero Sport
AED 24,381
Verified Dealer
 
SM
Zenith White gold 33mm Automatic 45.1971.681/80.C717 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith Star
AED 50,948
Verified Dealer
17
AE
Zenith Rose gold 40mm Automatic 18.2140.691/02.C498 new UAE, Dubai
Zenith Captain Moonphase
AED 36,712
Verified Dealer
115
AE
Zenith Titanium 41mm Automatic 95.9000.670/78.M9000 new
Zenith Defy 95.9000.670/78.M9000
AED 20,417
Verified Dealer
 
US
Zenith Steel 49mm Manual winding Pilot Type 20 new
Zenith Pilot Montre d'Aeronef design/ Antique ca 1915
AED 8,678
Verified Dealer
41
PL
Zenith Steel 40,50 mm case excl.crownmm Automatic 03.2140.691/02.C498 pre-owned
Zenith Elite Captain Moonphase Automatic Box & Papers
AED 17,769
Free shipping
Verified Dealer
363
PL
  • 30
  • 60
  • 120

Precision and High Performance since 1865

Luxury watches from Zenith represent precision, quality, and reliability. The El Primero was the first automatic chronograph caliber developed in the world. Its 2017 successor can measure 1/100th of a second.

Highlights

  • Zenith El Primero: first automatic chronograph worldwide
  • El Primero 21 with two escapements, measures 1/100th of a second
  • Top chronographs made of gold and feature a tourbillon
  • Current watches in the Pilot collection have a vintage look

Zenith: Ahead of the Curve

The Swiss luxury watch manufacturer Zenith is inseparable from their famous chronograph caliber, the El Primero. This movement was released as 3019 PHC in 1969 and was the first automatic chronograph movement ever produced. Thanks to a balance frequency of 36,000 A/h, it can measure 1/10th of a second. Most chronographs can only measure 1/8th of a second, as they oscillate at 28,800 A/h.

In 2017, the company presented the ultra-modern Zenith El Primero 21 caliber. The successor to the famous El Primero has two escapements, one for displaying the time and the other for chronograph functions. One oscillation system vibrates at 360,000 A/h, allowing it to measure 1/100th of a second, while the other vibrates at 36,000 A/h.

Haute horlogerie highlights from Zenith include the intricate watches in the Academy Christophe Colomb (French for Christopher Columbus) series. The model Zenith Academy Christophe Colomb Equation of Time is a true example of 21st-century watchmaking art. This timepiece won the Best Complicated Watch Prize at the Grand Prix d'Horlogerie de Genève in 2011, one of the most prestigious awards in the world of mechanical watches. Zenith even developed a self-regulating mechanism for this ultra-precise watch, the so-called Gravity Control module. It ensures that the escapement and oscillation systems constantly remain in a horizontal position, regardless of the position of the watch on a wrist. This pioneering system guarantees optimal precision.

How much does a Zenith watch cost?

Zenith is a part of the luxury goods concern LVMH Moët Hennessy - Louis Vuitton SE (LVMH), nestled in between TAG Heuer and Hublot. Zenith watches are meant for the young at heart who have an appreciation for tradition, high-quality in-house work, and innovative technology. Movements developed and produced in-house are even featured in some of the Elite collection's introductory models. These women's and men's watches have predominantly classic designs, making them ideal dress watches. Zenith offers high-quality luxury watches that are comparatively affordable. Jean-Claude Biver, the head of LVMH, was instrumental in this strategy of offering affordable luxury watches.

You can find a number of good deals in the vintage market. There are countless pre-owned Zenith wristwatches and pocket watches which you can purchase for just a few hundred euros. Even chronographs with the famous El Primero movement are available pre-owned starting at 1,700 euros. These are often from the 1990s and are in very good or good condition. You should plan on spending at least 3,300 euros for a new model.

Detailed Price Information

Model Price (approx.) Features
Academy Christophe Colomb Hurricane, Ref. 18.2212.8805/36.C713 270,000 euros Gravity Control module, rose gold case, power reserve display, 45 mm
Academy Christophe Colomb Equation of Time, Ref. 65.2220.8808/01.C630 170,000 euros Gravity Control module, white gold case, power reserve display, 45 mm
Chronomaster El Primero Tourbillon GFJ, Ref. 18.2520.4805/98.C713 73,000 euros Tourbillon, fusée-and-chain transmission, rose gold case, 45 mm
Chronomaster El Primero Tourbillon, Ref. 18.2280.4035/01.C713 55,000 euros Tourbillon, rose gold case, chronograph, 45 mm
Elite Classic 39, Ref. 18.2290.679/18.C498 7,400 euros Timeless, elegant dress watch; rose gold case; 39 mm
Defy El Primero 21, Ref. 95.9001.9004/01.R582 7,200 euros El Primero 21 with two escapements, measures to 1/100th of a second, power reserve display, titanium case, 44 mm
Chronomaster El Primero 42, Ref. 24.2041.400/21.R576 6,600 euros Ceramic-coated aluminum case, 42 mm, chronograph
Chronomaster El Primero 38, Ref. 03.2150.400/26.C714 5,100 euros Current version of this chronograph with a case size of 38 mm, just like the original
Chronomaster El Primero 42, Ref. 03.2040.400/69.C494 5,000 euros 42 mm, chronograph
Pilot Type 20 Extra Special, Ref. 29.2430.679/21.C753 5,000 euros Retro pilot's watch with an oversized crown, bronze case, 45 mm
Pilot Type 20 Chronograph Ton-Up, Ref. 11.2430.4069/21.C773 5,500 euros Chronograph, aged stainless steel case, 45 mm

Zenith El Primero: The Chronograph Legend

The El Primero is, without a doubt, one of the most famous and best chronograph movements worldwide. Therefore, it's not a surprise that manufacturers other than Zenith utilize this movement in their timepieces. Even Rolex used a heavily modified El Primero known as the 4030 from 1988 to 2000 in their Daytona watches. TAG Heuer also uses this high-frequency movement in their Carrera Calibre 36, albeit a modified version.

The origins of the classic caliber reach all the way back to 1969 when Zenith, Seiko, and a cooperative alliance between Breitling, Heuer, and Büren raced to be the first to make an automatic chronograph caliber. This race brought the Swiss manufacturer Zenith into the spotlight. Models with an El Primero from 1969 are comparatively rare today and not as expensive as one might think. Depending on its condition, you can purchase such a timepiece for around 5,000 euros. Yellow gold models in very good condition can cost over 10,000 euros, which is still comparatively inexpensive. For comparison, a Rolex Daytona from 1969 can cost over 180,000 euros.

Pre-owned models from the 1980s and 90s are especially affordable. Prices for these El Primero watches start around 2,000 euros. Models from the 1970s only cost a few hundred euros more.

Current Models with the El Primero

The current collection features a 38-mm watch (03.2150.400/26.C714) which closely resembles the original model from 1969. New, the stainless steel model costs around 5,100 euros. If you prefer a 42-mm case, then the Chronomaster El Primero 42 is a good choice. Like the 38-mm model, it's available in stainless steel, rose gold, or bicolor rose gold/stainless steel. Stainless steel versions (03.2040.400/69.C494) cost around 5,000 euros. If you want a 42-mm gold watch to call your own, then you should be prepared to spend around 11,000 euros.

The model with reference number 24.2041.400/21.R576 stands out due to its ceramicized aluminum case. This material is made of aluminum, the surface of which is converted into oxide ceramic via a special oxidation process. After the procedure, the watch case is hard, scratch-resistant, corrosion-resistant, and lightweight. You will need to spend at least 6,600 euros on this timepiece.

Top El Primero Models

Highlights from Zenith include their gold watches with an El Primero tourbillon movement. These luxury watches cost around 55,000 euros new. With a stainless steel case, they cost around 10,000 euros less. In very good condition, a pre-owned rose gold variant with a tourbillion costs around 30,000 euros. Even more exclusive is the Zenith Chronomaster El Primero Tourbillon GFJ, which utilizes a fusée-and-chain transmission. This mechanism is rarely used. Unlike the more common systems, a fusée-and-chain transmission ensures the movement has a constant driving force. A new, gold Chronometer El Primero Tourbillon GFJ (18.2520.4805/98.C713) costs more than 70,000 euros.

Completely skeletonized watches with El Primero movements are also highlights from this company. The Le Locle-based manufacturer uses "Full Open" as an affix to the name in order to emphasize the skeletonizd design. Thanks to the skeletonized dial, you can view the movement from the front side of the watch, too. A sapphire glass case back gives you a clear look at the beating heart of the timepiece. New bicolor variants (51.2081.400/78.C810) cost about 7,000 euros.

The Chronograph of the 21st Century

Zenith presented the Defy El Primero 21 at Baselworld 2017, one of the most important watch trade shows in the world. This wristwatch is powered by a successor to the El Primero chronograph caliber and catapulted the brand into the 21st century. The movement has two separate, independent escapements. The first ticks at 36,000 A/h and ensures the time is displayed. The second oscillates at 360,000 A/h (50 Hz), enabling the watch to measure 1/100th of a second. Currently, the Defy El Primero 21 is available with a ceramic or titanium case. The titanium version is available with a skeletonized dial or in a retro design with a silver dial and black numerals. Prices for this titanium watch start at 7,200 euros. The skeletonzied titanium and ceramic watches cost around 8,500 euros.

Pilot's Watches

Although wristwatches with the El Primero caliber are Zenith's most famous timepieces, the Swiss manufacturer has other beloved series, such as the Pilot collection. It consists of classic pilot's watches, as Zenith has a longstanding relationship with aviation. During the early years of flying, they were supplying pilots and airplanes with their timepieces.

The Type 20 Extra Special is reminiscent of historical models from the 1940s with its retro design. Its large case, hands, numerals, and oversized onion crown (which can be used with gloves on) are all distinctive features. The Pilot Type 20 Skeleton and Pilot Type 20 Hommage à Louis Blériot are especially rare models. Both were limited to five pieces each and cost 205,000 euros.

Watches produced in larger numbers are significantly more affordable. A bronze watch with three hands (29.2430.679/21.C753) costs around 5,000 euros. As a new chronograph, the 45-mm pilot's watch costs around 6,000 euros. If you're not a fan of bronze, there are many stainless steel options. These watches feature artificially aged cases, giving them vintage charm. The variant with three hands costs 5,000 euros, while the chronograph costs 5,500 euros.

Timeless and Elegant Dress Watches

The Zenith Elite series was introduced to the market in 1994, when mechanical watches were gaining in popularity. These elegant wristwatches are powered by ultra-thin automatic movements with long-lasting power reserves. In 1994, the Elite caliber was only 3.3 mm thick and could run for 55 hours uninterrupted. Pre-owned models from the 1990s only cost around 1,000 euros, and newer versions in very good condition cost a bit more at 1,600 euros. The price for new watches starts at around 2,700 euros. Top models made of 18-karat rose gold and featuring a tourbillon cost over 50,000 euros. If you don't necessarily need a tourbillon, you should plan on spending around 16,000 euros for a new gold watch with a matching gold bracelet. With a leather strap, a gold Zenith Elite only costs 9,000 euros.

Watchmaking Tradition since 1865

Zenith has over 150 years of watchmaking experience and history. Watchmaker Georges Favre-Jacot founded his company in 1865 in Le Locle. According to legend, Favre-Jacot named the company "Zenith" after creating a watch of extraordinary quality. A five-pointed star serves as the company's logo; together, the name and logo symbolize the manufacturer's aspiration to create timepieces of the highest quality.

In the early years, Favre-Jacot focused on the production of pocket watches. He brought all of the important players in watchmaking together in his company to achieve independence from third-party suppliers. From the very beginning, the manufacturer was producing incredibly precise timepieces, which later competed in the Neuchâtel Observatory's chronometer competition and won multiple times starting in 1903. Favre-Jacot left the company in 1911 and left it in the hands of his nephew, James Favre. Zenith has belonged to the luxury goods concern LVMH since 2000.

In addition to pocket watches, Zenith also produced countless deck clocks. At the beginning of the 20th century, they introduced one of the first wristwatches with an alarm function. Around this time, easily readable pilot's watches were also being developed and used in the First World War. Chronographs have been a part of this manufacturer's repertoire for about a century. Still today, the El Primero caliber is Zenith's most famous product. It was the first automatic chronograph in the world and has been reliably and precisely keeping time since 1969.

You might also be interested in: