With its sturdy steel case, its ultra-legible dial and it’s rotating High-tech ceramic bezel, the new Superocean 44 Special plunges securely to a depth of 1,000 m.
On land, in the air or beneath the sea: Breitling shares the spirit of performance wherever great feats are at stake. Since 1957, the Superocean line has been dedicating the finest technology to serving diving professionals and devotees of aquatic adventures.
Among all the Breitling instruments dedicated to conquering the depths, the Superocean 44 Special is distinguished by its rotating bezel made of ceramic, an ultrahard and scratch-resistant material designed for the most extreme missions. This black or blue bezel, matching the dial, is teamed with a steel case that is satin-finished on top and polished on its sides and crown. The eminently masculine, technical and powerful look continues on the steel bracelet with its extremely rugged construction, or on the black or blue rubber strap with raised central motif, Breitling signature or a row of holes.
Inside this instrument with its steely temperament beats a mechanical selfwinding movement chronometer-certified by the COSC (Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute), the ultimate token of precision of reliability.
As far as the rest is concerned, the Superocean 44 Special features all the distinctive characteristics of an authentic professional diving watch. Superocean comes with water resistance to a depth of 1,000 m (3,300 ft). This masterpiece comes with a twin-gasket screw-locked crown and a security valve serving to balance out pressure differences inside and outside the case. The large luminescent indications on the watch ensure excellent legibility on low lighting.
The specially designed baton-type hands on the watch clearly distinguishing hours from minutes, along with differently shaped hour-markers for five-minute intervals, quarters and 12 o’clock. Breitling superocean 44, bezel comes with a unidirectional rotation system avoiding any inadvertent extension of dive times, as well as a ratcheted profile ensuring simplified handling, even with gloves. A seconds hand with a red tip and a small luminescent triangle serving at-a-glance checks that the movement is operating at any given time. Not forgetting a sapphire crystal glare proofed on both sides to enhance legibility in the heat of the action.
Breitling Superocean 44 comes with a Caliber 17, with a diameter of 44m, with optional dials with Volcano black and Mariner blue colours.
The cost of Breitling Superocean 44 with a rubber Ocean Racer strap is Rs 235662 (Approx) and Dive Pro/Professional bracelet comes at a range of Rs 267944.