The first sign of too low price. Authentic watches can not be less than five thousand dollars. It is such a selling price mounted on this watch brand in Switzerland. Add to that the cost of import duties in Russia and the profit of the seller proxy and you will realize that these watches can not be cheap.
These watches always have a certificate and warranty card. These documents can testify the authenticity hours in 90% of cases. The passport must be given a clear number, date and place of sale. Be sure there is a seal. All the numbers and prints should be sharp and clearly readable. If the sale is missing, the passport may be fake or before you contraband goods.
Pay attention to the packaging. Have it branded watches are always very quality, it may be moire, saffron or other expensive materials. At the bottom of the packaging box is always detailed address and details of the manufacturer.
The dial is a real Swiss watch is always perfect quality. All labels must be absolutely clear and smooth.
In the manufacture of watches Rado sapphire glass is used only. It can be scratched by a diamond or break, dropping on concrete or marble. The same applies to the ceramic body. If your watch gets scratched easily, it is a definite fake.
Carefully inspect the bracelet. It is made of the same material as the housing, no scratches, clasp has to be bilateral, which can be locked independently from both sides.
Coating the case and bracelet on these watches is everywhere the same thickness. On the fakes it is noticeable that in the corners or along the perimeter coating is thinner. The present coating is not erased with time, however intense you may wear your watch.
If you have the opportunity to compare your watch with these, pay attention to weight. Replica always lighter than original.
Go to the official website of the company Radо and compare their model with that shown on the website. Pay attention to the description and dimensions of the original model.
The batteries in the original clock to provide trouble free performance for two to four years. The service life of the timer a little shorter than ordinary hours. This is due to the fact that the chronometers consume more energy.
Recently in Russia began to appear forgery of very high quality. They present all the appearance of these hours. In this case the only reliable way to verify the authenticity is to take the watch to an authorized service center Rado. Counterfeits use timepieces of low quality. An experienced watchmaker who is familiar with Rado products can easily identify the authenticity of watches.
Fakes are becoming more high quality, so purchase watches only from an authorized dealer. Selling Swiss watches via the Internet is very risky.
Advice 2: How to distinguish the Swiss watch from a fake
If you buy a watch at luxury brand stores, the quality is not worth worrying about. But sometimes what you are offered at a very favorable price to buy the watch with it. In this situation, just need to know how to distinguish a fake.
This files most often counterfeited Swiss watches. This is not surprising. Because their real value starts from 20 thousand rubles. If you are offered any model whose price is about 5 thousand, then there is reason for suspicion.
There are several variants of copies of a Swiss watch. External copies can be purchased at any of the stalls. Moreover, their price is not great and is only 100-600 rubles. The quality of the materials from which is made the data clock, also leaves much to be desired. A cardboard dial, the coarse straps of leatherette, vague or non-existent labelling not even talking, just shout for themselves.
Good copies of Swiss watches usually present in stores that do not sell very expensive watches. Their appearance is not so noticeable issues that they are fake. However, if a person is not just held in their hands the real watch, then it will not be difficult to identify a fake. On the origin of the watch can tell the arrow of the dial, metal casing, its cover, bracelet, marking, weight hours, the course of the wheel.
Exact copies of Swiss watches are widely advertised on the Internet. Spam suggestions on best buying the hours comes a huge amount of daily in mailboxes. These watches are mostly offered at relatively high price, from 3 to 10 thousand rubles. It is worth noting that for the most part they really are worth the money. Some copies of good quality with a simple visual inspection even for an expert it is difficult to distinguish. To identify a forgery it is necessary to open the casing. It should be noted that tampered with the clock, the former for some time in use, almost always have a small barely noticeable scratches on the glass or a shattered wheel. But on the real Swiss watches these defects will not be even a few decades of wear.