Junghans Updates Its Iconic Max Bill Watch With Solar Power & Radio Accuracy

May 7, 2020

Category: Style

Junghans is a storied company whose roots can be traced back to the late 1800s, and with over a hundred years of experience in the realms of watch and clock-making, the German outfit has more than a few notches in their belt. The Max Bill, for example, is one of the genre’s most recognizable models, especially for those who are fond of the minimalist Bauhaus movement.

Not much has changed since the watch was introduced by the company all the way back in 1961. After all, its timeless silhouette, dependable simplicity, and modest demeanor have made it a notable model within certain horological circles. So, when Junghans announced that the Max Bill was being released as a new-adapted solar variant, our interest was piqued. Housed within a durable and lightweight titanium case, the Max Bill’s radio-controlled solar movement allows for punctual precision, complementing its perpetual calendar and app-controlled time zone adjustability. Surprisingly, all of these new updates are packed into the model’s classic 38-millimeter architecture, ensuring that the Max Bill’s sleek, unassuming stature doesn’t deviate from the original. Head to Junghans’ website for more info.

Learn More: Junghans

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Style

Luminox’s Latest Field Watch Deserves to Be on Your Wrist Every Day

The Atacama Field Automatic blends handsome looks with Luminox’s signature rugged build quality.

Posted By Johnny Brayson

Partner

Elevate Your Lightweight Style with this Graphene-Infused Shirt Jacket

Proof’s Moonweight Shirt Jacket should be your go-to layer this fall.

Posted By Johnny Brayson

Partner
Featured Image

Reebok Pays Homage to Keith Haring with Latest Capsule of Kicks

The sneaker brand redesigned five classic designs around the late street artist's work.

Posted By

Oct 14, 2021

Featured Image

The 15 Best Vintage Reissue Watches to Buy in 2021

The best representatives of the watch industry’s hottest trend.

Posted By

Oct 14, 2021

Featured Image

Fortis Brings Back the Marinemaster as a Striking Luxury Diver

The resurrected dive watch makes for an affordable alternative to the Patek Aquanaut.

Posted By

Oct 14, 2021

Featured Image

Style Guide: Moonage Daydream

Take one giant leap with this lunar-inspired gear & apparel ensemble.

Posted By

Oct 13, 2021