Introducing: The New Breitling Premier Collection (Live Pics & Pricing)

Introducing: The New Breitling Premier Collection (Live Pics & Pricing)

Snappy Take

Breitling has been on the march. It’s hard to accept its been only a year since Mr. Kern (formally of IWC) and his team went in with the aim of accelerating its item advancement while improving on its range. Having seen new additions to the air fragment of its four universes (air, land, sea, and professional) earlier in the year with the Navitimer 8 , today In London I had the chance to get very close with the new Premier collection. 

The Premier launched back in 1943, and has always been centered around nuance and elegance versus tough functionality. This new assortment is made up of a progression of four center references in time in particular, day-date, and chronograph formats with an array of dials, from dark blue to sunburst silver: the B01 Chronograph 42, the Chronograph 42, Automatic 40, and the Automatic Day-Date 40.

The new Premier Automatic Day-Date (40mm with Breitling Caliber 45 and estimated at $4,450).

Initial Thoughts

Historically interest has been exclusively in its aviation and professional fake watch prices however as this new assortment demonstrates, Breitling wants to “fish in a greater lake,” as Mr. Kern says. The new versions are clean and functional. In spite of the fact that not of the same measurements as their archetypes of the early 40s, the new assortment is more in accordance with current market demands (the B01 wears well at 42mm). The Premier B01 Chrono presented beneath is the standout to me. With a twin register display and the notable, strong Caliber 01, this is a handsome looking fake watch prices At $8,400 it sits in a competitive area regarding value point, going toward any semblance of IWC, JLC, and Rolex.

The new Premier B01 Chronograph 42 (42mm steel case with Breitling 01 caliber and valued at $8,400).

I have been overly dazzled with how the brand has updated its personality (digitally and coming up), its clarity of message and adjusted appropriation (zeroing in on less, higher impact retailers). I accept the intersection of all these factors will give a sound platform to the Premier assortment to do well.

The Basics

Brand: Breitling
Model: Premier

Diameter: 40-42mm
Case Material: Stainless steel
Dial Color: Various
Indexes: Batons
Lume: Yes, on markers and hands

The new Premier Chronograph 42 (Caliber 13 and evaluated at $6,250).

B01 Chronograph (evaluated at $8,400).

The new Premier Automatic 40 (evaluated at $4,750).

The Movements

Premier B01 Chronograph 42

Caliber: Manufacture Caliber B01

Functions: Hours, minutes, seconds, chronograph, date

Diameter: 30mm

Thickness: 7.2mm

Power Reserve: 70 hours

Winding: Automatic with ball-bearing rotor

Frequency: 4 Hz (28,800 vph)

Jewels: 47

Total Components: 346

COSC Chronometer Certified 

Premier Chronograph 42

Caliber: Caliber 13 (Valjoux 7750 base)

Functions: Hours, minutes, seconds, chronograph, date

Diameter: 30mm

Thickness: 7.9mm

Power Reserve: 42 hours

Winding: Automatic with ball-bearing rotor

Frequency: 4 Hz (28,800 vph)

Jewels: 25

COSC Chronometer Certified 

Premier Automatic 40

Caliber: Caliber 37 (ETA 2895-2 base)

Functions: Hours, minutes, small seconds

Diameter: 25.6mm

Thickness: 5.6mm

Power Reserve: 40 hours

Winding: Automatic with ball-bearing rotor

Frequency: 4 Hz (28,800 vph)

Jewels: 27

COSC Chronometer Certified 

Premier Automatic Day & Date 40

Caliber: Caliber 45 (ETA 2834-2)

Functions: Hours, minutes, small seconds, day, date

Diameter: 29mm  

Thickness: 5.05mm  

Power Reserve: 40 hours  

Winding: Automatic with ball-bearing rotor  

Frequency: 4 Hz (28,800 vph)  

Jewels: 25

COSC Chronometer Certified 

Estimating & Availability

Price: B01 Chronograph 42: $8,400 on strap, $8,700 on bracelet; Chronograph 42: $6,250 on strap, $6,550 on bracelet; Automatic 40: $4,450 on strap, $4,750 on bracelet; Automatic Day-Date 40: $4,450 on strap, $4,750 on bracelet
Availability:  Now

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