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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4,827 2,652
Bernhard H. Mayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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2
3,768 2,163
Omega SA is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

3
3,092 1,928
Rolex is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

4
2,575 1,465
Patek Philippe & Co. is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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5
1,753 1,065
Chairos is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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6
3,434 2,212
Tissot is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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7
2,141 1,557
TAG Heuer is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

8
1,499 1,095
Longines is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

9
1,220 871
International Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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10
1,228 873
Breitling SA is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

11
1,137 814
Jaeger-LeCoultre is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

12
1,004 703
Audemars Piguet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

13
875 724
Oris is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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14
611 435
Vacheron Constantin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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808 674
Zenith is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

16
559 534
Ulysse Nardin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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381 325
Breguet is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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618 625
Hublot is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

19
398 335
A. Lange & Söhne is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

20
124 53
Qnet Watches is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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21
530 519
Tudor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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694 737
Rado is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

23
603 635
Cartier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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572 599
Baume et Mercier is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

25
621 675
Raymond Weil is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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383 387
Frédérique Constant is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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480 525
Maurice Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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461 499
Panerai is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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389 463
Montblanc is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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302 391
Girard-Perregaux is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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280 362
Piaget SA is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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394 572
Swatch is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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66 62
Victorinox is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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276 411
Edox is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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217 314
Certina Kurth Frères is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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190 320
Alpina Watches is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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227 373
Franck Muller is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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155 299
Roamer is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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163 279
Mido is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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110 208
Rotary is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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197 350
Bell & Ross is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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191 353
Fortis Uhren is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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158 304
Luminox Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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88 176
Eterna is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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12 18
Mundhal qnet watches is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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14 24
XRL Swiss Watch is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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20 79
Kolber is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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27 103
Bedat is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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