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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6,326 2,973
Bernhard H. Mayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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2,621 1,323
Chairos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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4,214 2,464
Omega SA is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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582 199
Qnet Watches is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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3,604 2,221
Rolex is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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2,835 1,624
Patek Philippe & Co. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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3,697 2,422
Tissot is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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2,367 1,736
TAG Heuer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,673 1,243
Longines is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,328 957
International Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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1,344 970
Breitling SA is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,104 779
Audemars Piguet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,217 882
Jaeger-LeCoultre is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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966 818
Oris is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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689 494
Vacheron Constantin is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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876 743
Zenith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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714 714
Hublot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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441 392
Breguet is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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605 601
Ulysse Nardin is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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444 394
A. Lange & Söhne is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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586 583
Tudor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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626 666
Baume et Mercier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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661 709
Cartier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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765 837
Rado is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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661 751
Raymond Weil is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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422 455
Frédérique Constant is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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437 474
Hamilton Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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499 556
Panerai is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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507 587
Maurice Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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427 525
Montblanc is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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325 441
Girard-Perregaux is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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304 413
Piaget SA is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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108 121
Victorinox is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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435 648
Swatch is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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310 474
Edox is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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243 367
Certina Kurth Frères is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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210 368
Alpina Watches is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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246 418
Franck Muller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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192 329
Mido is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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220 389
Bell & Ross is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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166 350
Roamer is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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206 398
Fortis Uhren is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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115 258
Rotary is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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96 221
Eterna is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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4 15
Jacob & Co. is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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28 121
Kolber is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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35 147
Bedat is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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5 41
Mawa foundation is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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