I Don’t Want To Say Goodbye! Legendary Superstar Kobe Bryant Retires In Honor Of Hublot Hublot Honors Brand Ambassador

On the evening of April 13, 2016, U.S. time, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, the ticking sound of the Hublot wall clock on the playing field seemed as if time had stopped. ‘Mamba’ fans are looking forward to their expectations … Legendary star Kobe Bryant, under the watchful eye of the king, ascended to the basketball court that brought him five NBA championships and two finals MVPs With a personal score of 60 points, he led the Los Angeles Lakers to win the Utah Jazz 101 to 96, and gloriously completed the final battle of his NBA career. This moment is worth remembering in history! Hublot from Switzerland is very proud of this globally respected brand ambassador. Accompanying three years, let both sides appreciate each other’s unremitting pursuit of success. After this campaign, let us wish the legendary future of the era Glory of the road remains!
   The mention of Kobe Bryant is enough to make all the people who love basketball excited. Black Mamba-like speed, superb style of play, and near-perfect confrontation make Kobe Bryant a rare all-round legend in NBA history. Hublot announced on March 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, USA that NBA legend Kobe Bryant became the global brand ambassador for Hublot, and released the Hublot King Extreme Black Mamba Limited Watch; on August 7, the same year, ‘Black Mamba’ visited Shanghai, China; On November 6, 2014, Hublot became the official watch and official timepiece of the Los Angeles Lakers. Kobe also witnessed the grand release of the Hublot Kings Extreme Los Angeles Lakers Limited Watch; On April 29, 2015, Bryant accepted the Hublot design Big Bang Unico Kobe Bryant VINO retrograde limited chronograph watch at the Napa Valley Winery in San Francisco.
March 20, 2013

 

Kobe Bryant officially becomes Hublot global brand ambassador, Hublot King Supreme Black Mamba limited edition officially released
August 7, 2013

 

Hublot Black Mamba Night Unveiled
November 6, 2014

 

Hublot becomes the Los Angeles Lakers official timekeeper and official watch, launches Kings Extreme Los Angeles Lakers Limited Watch
April 29, 2015

 

Hublot launches Big Bang Unico Kobe Bryant VINO retrograde limited chronograph watch
Hublot King Extreme Black Mamba Limited
Technical Parameters
Serial number: 748.CI.1119.PR.KOB13
Series: Limited collection of 250 pieces
Case: King Power Supreme, 48mm diameter, micro-blasted black ceramic
Bezel: Microblasted black ceramic and microblasted titanium, 6 embossed H-shaped titanium screws, black PVD coating
Table mirror: sapphire mirror, anti-reflective treatment inside and outside, purple digital indication
Lugs: black synthetic resin
Surface: Black synthetic resin
Crown: titanium with black PVD coating, 3N18K yellow HUBLOT logo, black natural rubber insert
Button: 2 o’clock-rectangular polished steel, black PVD-coated titanium, black natural rubber insert
4 o’clock-Brushed satin-finished titanium with ‘reset’ inscription
Case back: Micro-blasted black ceramic with bottom, sapphire mirror with ‘Kobe Bryant’ signature
Dial: Sapphire dial, divided into four 12-minute areas of black and gold, brushed satin-finish 3N gold scale, black SuperluminovaTM luminous coating, polished PVD-coated black serpentine
Hands: Brushed satin-finished 3N yellow gold hands with black SuperluminovaTM luminous coating
Movement: HUB4248 self-winding mechanical movement
Central 48-minute timer function
Date: trapezoidal calendar pane at 4:30
Number of parts: 249
Number of jewel bearings: 28
Vibration frequency: 4 Hz (28600 times / hour)
Power reserve: 42 hours
Water resistance: 10 standard atmospheric pressure, about 100 meters underwater
Strap: Python snake skin strap stitched black natural rubber
Buckle: Micro-blasted black PVD titanium and ceramic folding buckle
Hublot King Extreme Los Angeles Lakers Limited Watch
Technical Parameters
Serial number: 748.QX.1199.NR.LAK14, limited to 50 pieces
Case: Supreme King-48mm Black Carbon Fiber
Bezel: Black micro-blasted ceramic, micro-blasted titanium 6 black PVD-coated titanium H-shaped screws
Mirror: Sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating on the inside and outside
Bezel lugs: black synthetic resin
Horizontal insert: black synthetic resin
Crown: black PVD-coated titanium, black rubber, inlaid with Hublot logo
Button: Rectangle Microblasted Titanium
Case back: Open black carbon fiber, mirror painted with Los Angeles Lakers Lakers
Dial: sapphire crystal surface, black, yellow, purple, four 12-minute zones; Los Angeles Lakers logo printed at 3 o’clock
Satin-finish metallic dark gray readings, yellow fluorescent SuperluminovaTM
Satin-finished dark grey hands, yellow fluorescent SuperluminovaTM
Movement: HUB4248 automatic mechanical skeleton chronograph movement
Date: Quadrilateral window at 4.30 in the central 48-minute timer
Number of parts: 249
Number of jewels: 28
Frequency: 28 800 times / hour, 4 Hz
Power reserve: 42 hours
Waterproof performance: 10 standard atmospheric pressure, about 100 meters
Strap: Two straps included: yellow Lakers jersey material, black rubber lining, black alligator leather-covered black natural rubber strap with yellow and purple threads, yellow and purple
Buckle: Black micro-blasted PVD-coated titanium and ceramic adjustable buckle
Hublot Big Bang Unico Kobe Bryant VINO Retrograde Limited Chronograph
Serial number: 413.CX.4723.PR.KOB15 (ceramics)-limited edition 200 pieces
413.OX.4738.PR.KOB15 (Wang Jin)-Limited collection of 100 pieces
Case: 45.5mm diameter, ceramic or king gold (both polished satin)
Thickness: 16.95 mm
H-screw: Polished black PVD-coated titanium
Bezel: Brushed satin-finished ceramic, black synthetic resin
Mirror: Sapphire crystal with anti-reflective coating inside / outside
Crown: Satin-finished black PVD-coated titanium or 18K king gold, black natural rubber
Button: Black PVD coated with burgundy and black natural rubber titanium or king gold
Case back: satin-finished ceramic or satin-finished king gold
200 limited-edition logos or 100 limited-edition logos
Rare mineral green crystal with anti-reflective coating
Signed by Kobe Bryant
Dial: Burgundy matte multi-layer dial
Hands: Satin-finished black or gold-plated minute hand, hour hand and small seconds with red fluorescent coating or white or gold retrograde minute hand, red retrograde seconds hand
Movement: Caliber Hublot HUB1261 UNICO automatic winding double retrograde movement
Central timing and column wheel function
Number of parts: 385 (44 gems)
Vibration frequency: 4 Hz (28’800 vibrations / hour)
Power reserve: about 72 hours
Water-resistant depth: 10 standard atmospheric pressure, equivalent to 100 meters underwater
Strap: black natural rubber covered with wine red snakeskin, wine red stitching
Clasp: Titanium-coated black PVD-coated buckle, with black ceramic or king gold insert folding clasp