Breitling launched a new multi-functional electronic chronograph watch, loaded with the brand’s exclusive self-made movement with both hands and digital time display function, and once again established the brand’s strong position as a close partner in the aviation industry. The Breitling Cockpit B50 watch (CockpitB50), designed to accompany pilots on all missions, is equipped with a large number of practical functions. It is extremely easy to use, clear and easy to read. It is a new pilot wrist instrument.
Breitling turned the cockpit chronograph B50 watch into a genuine ‘professional wrist watch’. The case is made of natural titanium or high-strength carbonized black titanium, which is light and sturdy, and perfectly presents its resolute and courageous technical appearance. What’s more important is the extraordinary performance and practical functions of the watch. It is equipped with the exclusive new Breitling homemade B50 movement. This SuperQuartz ™ quartz movement, which is 10 times more accurate than the standard quartz movement, represents the highest benchmark for accuracy and reliability. Certified by the Official Swiss Observatory (COSC).
The Breitling Cockpit Chronograph B50 is specially designed for professionals (especially top pilots). It combines many practical functions in one to fearlessly perform the most extreme tasks. In addition to the split-time and flyback chronograph functions, the watch also provides a second time zone display, perpetual calendar, dual alarm (supports beep and / or vibration mode), lap timing function and alarm countdown function. Not only that, Breitling is also equipped with many innovative features for this model, such as an electronic speedometer, countdown / positive timing system (freely switchable between countdown and regular timing operations), and a dedicated ‘time-of-flight’ timing function in aviation (Flight time can be calculated by recording the date and time of departure and arrival). In addition, the cockpit chronograph B50 watch is also equipped with Coordinated Universal Time (UTC, the reference time used in aviation), so that you can change the time zone as you like. Thanks to the extremely sophisticated switching function, you can easily switch between the time displayed by the hands and the second time zone of the digital display by simply pressing a button, and the system will automatically change the date as required.
In order to more easily control the many functions of this model, the Breitling Cockpit Chronograph B50 is equipped with an extremely simple and easy-to-use, well-organized and highly compatible control system. Simply rotate the crown to select various functions, and This function is started / stopped by two buttons. In addition, the watch also displays user interface information through the LCD screen on the dial, which guides the wearer to perform various practical controls, which is convenient and extraordinary. In addition to ‘pilot’ mode, this movement also offers ‘sport’ mode to temporarily simplify the functional options. Press the crown twice in succession to instantly “park” the hands at any time, making the dual LCD display clearer and easier to read.
The digital display design of the Breitling Cockpit Chronograph B50 is also quite innovative to ensure that the watch is legible under all circumstances. The two liquid crystal displays (LCD) with black background and white text are equipped with a high-performance backlight display system. The high-tech device can be activated by simply pressing the crown. The brightness and sharpness of the LCD screen are absolutely excellent no matter day or night. , Can be described as a real wrist instrument. The watch also has an exclusive ’tilt’ function. When the wearer tilts his wrist to more than 35 degrees, the backlight display system will automatically turn on, which is extremely convenient and efficient when driving an airplane or car. Another surprising new feature is its oversized digital display. The LCD display at 12 o’clock provides a 7-digit display, each digit contains 14 pen segments, so you can achieve all by combining different pen segments. The display of English letters can provide more convenient interactive control.
In order to ensure the energy required for a high-performance backlight display system, Breitling has developed an innovative miniature rechargeable battery system for watches, which can be charged using external cables and transformers, or can be charged by connecting to a computer. In order to ensure the safety and reliability of the rechargeable battery, the system provides a number of different levels of charging warnings, including the central chronograph second hand jumping or stopping warning method, and the word ‘standby’ (coming to standby). It is with this warning system that the seemingly out of movement movement can temporarily store relevant information in order to perform accurate operation without readjusting all settings when restarting. (Picture / Text Watch House Xiao Sen)