A copy watch which is known as the counterfeit watch (นาฬิกาก๊อป, which is the term in Thai)or the ‘Replica Watch’ is considered as an exact copy of the real watch. The reason for a copy is very obvious. There are several high-end brands which provide watches at a very expensive price. Brands such as Rolex, LV, Michael Kors, and Gucci have a huge portfolio in the watch segment as well.
Naturally, when the prices are high, only a handful number of customers can afford to buy these watches. However, when these companies charge so much, they give an ultra-quality premium watch. There is a major chunk of the society which cannot afford these watches but keep looking at them which a desire to own them.
In such a scenario, copy watches come into the picture as these watches are traded for a very reasonable price and look the same as the real watch.
The various places where the copy watches are sold:
The era in which we are living in comprises highly of technology-driven environment where everything is available at a click of a button. There are various sources for these copy watches to be available such as:
How much ever we consider the internet to be a boon in our lives, this is also one of the highly known banes in our lives. Internet is one of the prominent places where the copy watches are sold at a cheaper place.
Not just watches, the internet is home to several products which are available with just a click of a button.
- Special Market:
Every city, state, or country does have shops or lanes which is dedicated to these copy watches. The shops have a huge variety of the copy of literally all the brands in terms of different coloured watches, shapes, size, features, etc. But customers should not expect that these watches bought from such shops have no guarantee of any sort.
Hence, they will be buying the watches at their own risk because the quality in such shops is always a question mark.
According to a recent survey conducted, there about an approx of 30-35 million copied watches available in a year. The brand which enjoys the highest number of value and a ‘Luxury’ tag tend to have the maximum copy of the high end branded counterfeit watch. Every year, the number of such watches is just increasing only.