Introducing The Certina DS Action GMT Powermatic 80 Watches

A refresh for the globetrotters' favorite DS Action series.


Certina refreshes its popular DS Action GMT diver with the DS Action GMT Powermatic 80, offering a vibrant splash of color. This watch maintains the line’s robust construction and reliable performance, making it a compelling choice for adventurous travelers and globetrotters alike, seeking a stylish and functional GMT watch.


The robust 41mm x 13.8mm 316L stainless steel case of the DS Action GMT Powermatic 80 offers 200m water resistance, making it a reliable dive, swim, or everyday companion. Its unidirectional rotating bezel along with knurled grips and day/night indicator, effortlessly tracks a second time zone.


Available in three distinct variations – “Sprite” (black dial, black-green bezel, green GMT hand), “Pepsi” (blue dial, blue-red bezel, red GMT hand), and “Root beer” (black dial, black-brown bezel, white GMT hand) – the DS Action GMT Powermatic 80 boasts a sunray-finished dial with bold, applied hour markers and numerals generously coated with Super-LumiNova® for exceptional legibility. This clear and functional layout prioritizes quick timekeeping, ideal for the busy traveler.


The heart of the watch beats with the renowned Powermatic 80 automatic movement. This reliable caliber boasts an impressive 80-hour power reserve, keeping the watch running faithfully even during weekend getaways. Operating at 3Hz, it delivers a smooth sweep of the second hand for a refined aesthetic.

The Certina DS Action GMT Powermatic 80 is available on either a comfortable stainless steel bracelet or a timeless brown leather strap. The bracelet features a secure folding clasp with double push-button release. This very accessible GMT watch is priced at CHF 1,070 (steel) or CHF 1,040 (gold PVD).