LeBron James, pro basketball superstar athlete for the Miami Heat and nice guy all around, has a new friend. It is an Audmars Piguet watch and it bears his name on the back. As a friend of the brand, Audemars Piguet has added LeBron James to its list of many world famous athletes and celebrities who have the honor of claiming a limited edition watch of their own. In fact, the Royal Oak Offshore LeBron James is limited in production to just 600 pieces globally and for over $50,000 you can have one too, but watchesinhot know it is not how many people can afford it. And an outstanding 1:1 replica is here, let’s find out how amazing it is.
The LeBron James Limited replica is big, the case diameter stands at 44mm, while this watch rides high on the wrist with a case height of 17mm. The case of the LeBron James replica is crafted from 18k pink gold plated stainless steel with a fixed octagonal titanium bezel. The pushers for the chronograph and main crown are made from black ceramic, with the pusher at 2 o’clock encrusted with diamonds. Surrounding the main crown and pushers is grey rubber. The case back is engraved with inscription “Royal Oak Offshore LeBron James” as same as the genuine. The case back also features a sapphire crystal with the LBJ signature in blue.
The dial is also grey with a ‘Mega Tapisserie’ guilloche design which is hand engraved on each and every dial. The dial also carries hand applied pink gold hour markers in both indexes and oversized Arabic numerals. Also in pink gold are the hands which are coated with lume for nighttime readability. At the 3 o’clock position is a rounded date aperture. The subdials display the true seconds, and chrono minutes and hours in three separate registers. The chronograph seconds are indicated using a central hand.
The display is controlled by an Asia Valjoux 7750 automatic movement at 28800 vph with second at 12 and working regulator.
If you’re planning to buy one, this gorgeous replica is the best choice.