Tudor Pelagos FXD 2023

written by YWH team 30 October 2023
Tudor Pelagos FXD ref. M25717N-0001

Quick specs Tudor Pelagos FXD 2023
Price: € 4.150 | CHF 3’900 | $ 4,150 | £ 3,490
Size: 42 mm
Reference: M25717N-0001

The Tudor Pelagos FXD 2023 is the latest member of the Pelagos collection that was originally launched in 2012. Now, nine years later, it has evolved into the Pelagos FXD diver. FXD, which kind of means, tough FiXeD strap bars attached to the case. A design inspired by Tudor’s Milsub watches, the early Military Submariners by the brand.

The design of this Pelagos FXD specifically comes from a late 1960s Tudor Oyster Prince Submariner reference 7016. Yes, Tudor’s and Rolex models just had almost the same names at the time. And the same designs. The original has a stainless steel case, this new Pelagos has a 42-millimeter titanium case. And it is more or less the same as the earlier Pelagos FXD version in blue.

It has the fixed strap bars, which are directly attached to the case for more strongness. And it features a unidirectional rotating bezel in ceramic, filled with luminescent material. It meets the ISO standard 6425:2018 for diver’s watches, so it can really go down to 200 meters when diving. The dial is black with square hour markers and snowflake hands, just like most ref. 7016’s from 1969 onwards.

The Tudor Pelagos FXD 2023 has a power reserve of 70 hours

The Tudor caliber MT5602 that powers this Pelagos FXD 2023 is COSC certified and delivers a power reserve of 70 hours. It has an open-worked tungsten monobloc rotor and satin-brushed with sand-blasted details. The bridges and main plate are also sand-blasted and have polished surfaces and laser decorations. However, the case back is steel, so you cannot admired this part of the watch.

This diver comes on a forest green with red central thread fabric strap. And it has a self-gripping fastening system, plus an additional black rubber strap with woven motif. The pin buckle is from titanium.

Technical data Tudor Pelagos FXD 2023
Tudor caliber MT5602 | Automatic | Diameter: 31.8 mm | Thickness: 6.5 mm | Frequency: 28,800 vph (4 Hz) | Jewels: 25 | Hours, minutes, seconds | COSC certified | Power reserve: 70 hours
Case and dial:
42 mm | Titanium | Thickness: 12.75 mm | Sapphire crystal | Unidirectional rotating bezel in titanium with ceramic disc | Matt black dial | Applied hour markers filled with grade X1 Swiss super-luminova | Snowflake hands with grade X1 Swiss super-luminova | Titanium crown | Steel case back | Water resistance: 20 ATM / 20 bar / 200 meters / 660 feet
Forest green with red central thread fabric strap | Self-gripping fastening system | Additional black rubber strap with woven motif | Titanium pin buckle
Price Tudor Pelagos FXD 2023:
€ 4.150 | CHF 3’900 | $ 4,150 | £ 3,490

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