Breitling automatic watches are one of the most sought-after, collectable instruments within the wristwatch world. The chronograph specialists have played a key role in shaping the future for Swiss watch manufacture and the technical development of their most impressive complications. The brand’s avant-garde concepts and their revolutionary movement assembly is what have led them to be recognized globally for sitting at the very forefront of haute horlogerie. Whether it be the meticulously crafted in-house calibres or the beautiful sapphire crystal glass exhibition casebacks that you love most about an automatic Breitling watch, our collection here at Berry’s is sure to encourage the more indulgent side of your personality.
Breitling are highly admired for their technical capability in the field of automatic watches. The maison was responsible for developing two independent pushpieces and by the year of 1969 - the first self-winding chronograph. Their user-friendly functions built into solid steel constructions offer features such as dual-timezones and worldtime systems. In order to keep up with the demand of their soaring popularity, the company built a watchmaking factory on the outskirts of La Chaux-de-Fonds which has remained home to their most exquisite movement manufacture ever since.
Those in search of the perfect automatic Breitling watch must also be made aware of some of the brand’s most impressive industrial movement assembly. Each movement is individually monitored by an ultra-sophisticated software program that automatically directs it towards the appropriate work station, along a route alternating between fully automated stations and others requiring manual intervention. Each movement leaving the chain is then subject to stringent quality tests courtesy of COSC standard. Each movement is individually wound once a day using machines that turn the crowns. The position of the hands are also monitored in order to measure precision and each movement is tested over 15 consecutive days.
Among our most popular favourites here at Berry’s, our Breitling automatic watches for men and women feature the likes of Breitling Superocean watches, Breitling Chronoliner watches and Breitling Navitimer watches. Depending on taste, the automatic watches are equipped with as little as a date aperture, or on the other hand, present a feature-packed spec with all the trimmings for those who prefer a Breitling watch with ultimate technical capability. The Breitling Superocean Heritage 42mm automatic watch for men, is powered via the powerful Breitling Caliber 17 which operates at a frequency of 28,800 vibrations per hour. The clean white dial is accompanied by a date window at 3 o’clock and a beautiful blue unidirectional ratcheted bezel for accessing under depths of 200 meters of water.
The ladies Breitling Galactic 36mm automatic watch has been implemented with the Breitling Caliber 37, made up of 27 ruby jewel bearings and offering a 40 hour power reserve, making it the perfect companion to take away on vacation. The gorgeous 18ct red gold accents seen throughout the design, contrast beautifully with the white mother of pearl tones on the dial and the lustre from the stainless steel bi-colour bracelet. Equipped with a small seconds feature and a date aperture at 3 o’clock, the lady is certain to turn up on time to every social event on the calendar this year.