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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5,210 2,761
Bernhard H. Mayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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2
3,930 2,256
Omega SA is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

3
3,285 2,018
Rolex is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

4
1,942 1,138
Chairos is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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5
2,661 1,514
Patek Philippe & Co. is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
tomee3 added Patek Philippe & Co.

6
3,533 2,270
Tissot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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7
2,220 1,604
TAG Heuer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

8
1,559 1,141
Longines is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

9
1,252 892
International Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
tomee3 added IWC

10
1,264 898
Breitling SA is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

11
1,029 720
Audemars Piguet is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

12
1,155 830
Jaeger-LeCoultre is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

13
900 747
Oris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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14
636 448
Vacheron Constantin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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829 691
Zenith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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199 75
Qnet Watches is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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401 341
Breguet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

18
571 550
Ulysse Nardin is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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19
647 646
Hublot is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

20
410 348
A. Lange & Söhne is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

21
552 530
Tudor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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719 761
Rado is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

23
625 654
Cartier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

24
585 613
Baume et Mercier is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

25
633 694
Raymond Weil is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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392 402
Frédérique Constant is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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475 509
Panerai is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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485 539
Maurice Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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400 475
Montblanc is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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309 400
Girard-Perregaux is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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287 374
Piaget SA is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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410 587
Swatch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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80 75
Victorinox is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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289 424
Edox is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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222 326
Certina Kurth Frères is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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196 333
Alpina Watches is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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231 383
Franck Muller is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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172 289
Mido is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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157 312
Roamer is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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204 359
Bell & Ross is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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110 222
Rotary is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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42
197 364
Fortis Uhren is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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167 315
Luminox Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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91 187
Eterna is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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16 32
XRL Swiss Watch is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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13 26
Mundhal qnet watches is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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22 87
Kolber is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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28 112
Bedat is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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0 9
Mawa foundation is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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