Following the recent launch of the new Navitimer 8 line, Breitling has begun the process of refining and rethinking their core line up, focusing on the concepts of air, sea, and land. Dipping a burley toe into the open seas, the newly resized Superocean II B01 Chronograph 44 puts Breitling’s in-house B01 movement in a smaller and more balanced case to further bolster the roster of Breitling’s best-selling line of watches.
Available in versions with black, blue, or silver dials, the Superocean II B01 Chronograph 44 carries the design legacy from Breitling’s earliest dive watches, though translated for a modern (and larger) wrist with 200m water resistance and your choice of a rubber strap or a Milanese mesh bracelet. Here are some thoughts on the transformation. For the full story, go to https://www.hodinkee.com/articles/breitling-superocean-heritage-ii-b01-new-video