shopping The Best Swiss Watch Brands  

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List Rules Only watches that bear the official designation "Swiss Made"

Here is list of Swiss watch brands that include the most reliable models available. These watch rankings can help you decide which watch to buy next. Swiss branded watches include those from major manufacturers, including Breitling, Longines, IWC, and more. The Swiss watch industry is the largest in the world and Switzerland has been known as the center of that  industry for more than 400 years. The term "Swiss made watch" evokes a concept of quality that has been earned over this span of time and the best watch designers try to live up to the designation. It includes the technical and aesthetic qualities of the Swiss watch and encompasses both traditional manufacturing and advanced technology. Vote on this list of Swiss watchmakers to help decide on the best product. 

The term "Swiss watch" refers to roughly three types of products. Swiss watches are usually defined as watches that are exclusively made by manufacturers in Switzerland, watches that have a Swiss movement, or watches whose manufacturers carried out the final inspection in Switzerland. The watch industry has proposed a rule that 80 percent of the production costs be in Switzerland for a watch to be described as a Swiss watch.

Swiss watches may be battery, quartz or mechanical (hand-wound), analog, digital or analog/digital. Swiss wristwatches are considered a luxury item and the most popular Swiss watch brands sell timepieces that run from $100-$5 million dollars.

Since this is an investment piece, it is often best to go with traditional companies that have a rich history in watch-making. Use this list of Swiss-made watch brands as a starting off point in your research. Users looking for a new Swiss watch will want to research a variety of different brands to find a good watch that best suits their needs. What is the best Swiss watch company? Vote below on this list of best selling Swiss watches. 

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Bernhard H. Mayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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3 547 2 022
Omega SA is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

3
2 853 1 779
Rolex is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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2 419 1 373
Patek Philippe & Co. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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1 520 985
Chairos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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3 308 2 127
Tissot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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1 414 1 016
Longines is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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2 045 1 483
TAG Heuer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1 175 834
International Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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1 182 838
Breitling SA is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1 098 775
Jaeger-LeCoultre is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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957 671
Audemars Piguet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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836 688
Oris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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589 407
Vacheron Constantin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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779 649
Zenith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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361 298
Breguet is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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534 508
Ulysse Nardin is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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380 309
A. Lange & Söhne is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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582 595
Hublot is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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664 692
Rado is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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507 491
Tudor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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584 610
Cartier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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558 582
Baume et Mercier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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603 655
Raymond Weil is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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368 370
Frédérique Constant is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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467 507
Maurice Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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452 480
Panerai is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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375 444
Montblanc is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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294 374
Girard-Perregaux is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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272 343
Piaget SA is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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53 29
Qnet Watches is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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377 547
Swatch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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268 392
Edox is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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212 298
Certina Kurth Frères is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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49 44
Victorinox is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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151 280
Roamer is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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182 305
Alpina Watches is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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218 354
Franck Muller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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106 193
Rotary is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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156 263
Mido is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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189 335
Fortis Uhren is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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188 335
Bell & Ross is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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86 158
Eterna is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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150 287
Luminox Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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7 7
XRL Swiss Watch is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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Mundhal qnet watches is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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17 62
Kolber is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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21 46
Bulgari is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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23 87
Bedat is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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6 27
R Imperial is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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