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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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6,851 3,075
Bernhard H. Mayer is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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916 297
Qnet Watches is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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2,976 1,430
Chairos is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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4,360 2,545
Omega SA is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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3,749 2,307
Rolex is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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2,916 1,670
Patek Philippe & Co. is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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3,776 2,492
Tissot is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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2,440 1,802
TAG Heuer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,720 1,289
Longines is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,397 1,008
Breitling SA is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,365 996
International Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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1,138 811
Audemars Piguet is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,249 907
Jaeger-LeCoultre is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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714 515
Vacheron Constantin is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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1,001 849
Oris is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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911 765
Zenith is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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747 743
Hublot is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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459 414
Breguet is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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465 409
A. Lange & Söhne is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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626 622
Ulysse Nardin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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613 601
Tudor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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645 682
Baume et Mercier is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

23
682 733
Cartier is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

24
791 865
Rado is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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458 492
Hamilton Watch Company is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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513 569
Panerai is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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439 473
Frédérique Constant is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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674 775
Raymond Weil is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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521 603
Maurice Lacroix is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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440 538
Montblanc is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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334 454
Girard-Perregaux is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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316 426
Piaget SA is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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120 139
Victorinox is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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441 670
Swatch is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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324 489
Edox is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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259 381
Certina Kurth Frères is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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233 401
Bell & Ross is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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252 428
Franck Muller is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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199 341
Mido is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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219 381
Alpina Watches is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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214 413
Fortis Uhren is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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172 363
Roamer is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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119 272
Rotary is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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106 233
Eterna is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands

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8 32
Jacob & Co. is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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A MARRIAGE OF ARTISTRY AND TECHNOLOGY, THE GRAND COMPLICATION MASTERPIECES COLLECTION OF JACOB & CO. ARE EXPRESSIONS OF HIS AVANT-GARDE VISION OF WATCHES AND MARVELS OF MECHANICAL SWISS TIMEPIECE ENGINEERING.

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37 139
Kolber is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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43 167
Bedat is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Swiss Watch Brands
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