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With its 1960s-inspired look, the Ocean Star Tribute is causing a sensation with a magnificent new khaki colour.

he collection pays homage to the marine world and to Mido’s water-resistance expertise, which has been renowned since the 1930s and earned the brand its ‘King of Waterproof’ nickname all those years ago. Its ‘glassbox’ style of sapphire crystal is a nod to the Mido watches from the 1960s, while the best of modern technology further enhances its performance.

Mido Ocean Star Tribute M026.830.18.091.00
M026.830.18.091.00 – © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.

Super- LumiNova® ensures readability, its rotating bezel features a khaki aluminium ring, the movement is powered by the formidable Caliber 80, and the watch is water- resistant to 20 bar (200 m/660 ft). With this timepiece, lovers of diving watches can endlessly ride the vintage wave.

CONTINUING TO EXPLORE THE SEAS – Die Mido Ocean Star Tribute

Mido Ocean Star Tribute M026.830.18.091.00
M026.830.18.091.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.

The new Ocean Star Tribute revives the legendary spirit of the diving watches of the 1960s. Its retro look brings the style of yesteryear to the wrist, with an ultra-resistant ‘glassbox’ sapphire crystal and a particularly sporty fabric strap with white stitching. Paired with this vintage air, the new highly contemporary khaki colour of the Ocean Star Tribute serves as a reminder that the adventure is happening right here, right now.

Mido Ocean Star Tribute M026.830.18.091.00
M026.830.18.091.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.

The Ocean Star Tribute’s round 40.5 mm case in fully polished steel adds shine to this inspiring and inspired watch. The dial is topped by a unidirectional rotating bezel featuring a khaki aluminium ring – a characteristic feature of its diving ancestry. To ensure perfect readability even in the ocean’s depths, the bezel, indexes and hands are adorned with white Super-LumiNova®. The hour and minute hands are flat diamond-cut, while the seconds hand is varnished in orange, the iconic Mido colour. Particularly useful in day-to-day life, the day and date are displayed in an aperture at 3 o’clock. An engraved polished starfish in relief, the historical symbol of the Ocean Star and its exceptional water-resistance, adorns the case back of this watch that promises a wealth of sporting emotions.

Mido Ocean Star Tribute M026.830.18.091.00
M026.830.18.091.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.
M026.830.18.091.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.
M026.830.18.091.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.

Mido Ocean Star Tribute – A VINTAGE SPIRIT FOR A CONTEMPORARY MECHANISM

With an extremely reliable instrument on your wrist, you can slip across the seas with even greater peace of mind. The Ocean Star Tribute stands the test of time and the elements thanks to the Caliber 80, which offers exceptional autonomy of up to 80 hours and unfailing water-resistance up to a pressure of 20 bar (200 m/660 ft).

Mido Ocean Star Tribute
M026.830.38.041.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.
M026.830.38.041.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.
M026.830.38.041.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.

Born to tame the tides, the Ocean Star Tribute takes its inspiring look from the diving watches of the 1960s, enhanced by a contemporary shade of khaki and modern technology.

Mido Ocean Star Tribute M026.830.21.051.00
M026.830.21.051.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.
M026.830.21.051.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.
M026.830.21.051.00- © MIDO SA. All rights reserved.

INSPIRED BY THE EUROPA POINT LIGHTHOUSE

At Europe’s southernmost tip stands an architectural construction, built to withstand any storm, that has unfailingly watched over the Gibraltar Strait since 1841: the Europa Point Lighthouse. Its powerful beam of light helps sailors to find their bearings on the often rough waters between the Atlantic Ocean and the Mediterranean Sea. Created by Mido in 1944, the Ocean Star collection is characterised by its reliability, just like this monument, built to safely guide men as they embark on new maritime conquests.

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Technical Details

NameMido Ocean Star Tribute

Reference numberM026.830.18.091.00 (Green), M026.830.21.051.00 (Black), M026.830.38.041.00 (Blue)

BrandMido

Categorydiving watches / retro watches

Price fromGreen 850,- EUR // Blue 940,- EUR // Black 990,- EUR

Warranty2 years

Case Material316L stainless steel

Diameter40.50mm

High13.4mm

Watch Glassanti-reflective coating / Sapphire Crystal

Watch TypeAutomatic

Waterproof20 bar (200 m / 660 ft)

Movement NameAutomatik Mido Kaliber 80 (Basis ETA C07.621)

Power Reserveup to 80 hours

Functionsdate / hour / Minute / second

DialGreen, Black, Blue

Special FeaturesSwiss Super-LumiNova®

Bezelbidirectional

Bracelet Colorblue / khaki / silver

Bracelet Material316L stainless steel

Clasp316L stainless steel