In recent decades Breitling has played a major role in the development of technical watches for aviation. At Baselworld 2016, the Swiss company, which has Bedetti dealer, has presented the new version of the Exospace B55.A chronograph connected with Bluetooth low energy to the smartphone that packs a SuperQuartz ™ caliber exclusive ten times more accurate than ordinary quartz, chronometer-certified by the COSC (Swiss Official Chronometer Testing Institute).

The B55 has a solid titanium case with a black coating based on carbon and is equipped with anti-reflective sapphire crystal on both sides and a unique rubber strap TwinPro sporty look available in three versions: blue on black, charcoal on black gray on black.

The application dedicated to the clock service increases its functionality and allows through the phone to make certain adjustments in addition to the specific data for the aviation sector: the time of takeoff and landing, the electronic speedometer, etc. Conversely you can download from the chronograph to the smartphone the results of various measurements and receive notifications. The functions are selected simply by turning the crown and the activation is carried out using two buttons. The two liquid crystal displays have a backlight system with high luminous intensity can be activated with a simple push on the crown or when the user bends of over 35 ° pulse. The protagonist is therefore fully operational chronograph even when not connected to the phone.

The B55 also has a magnetic power connector that allows you to charge the battery via USB connection. Thanks to bi-directional communication, the B55 and the smartphone form a complementary pair in which everyone is called to do what he does the best.

The Exospace B55 represents significant technical progress in line with Breitling inventions that have marked the history of watchmaking:  from the first independent chronograph button at 2 o'clock (1915) to the ruler of the Navitimer computer (1952) to the emergency  transmitter emergency (1995).

The Exospace B55 has been fully assembled and tested in Switzerland and the manufacture of ébauches movement took place in the laboratories of Breitling Chronométrie. Even the smartphone application is designed and manufactured in Switzerland. Natural solutions for Breitling, who has always defended the tradition and the Swiss Made innovation since its foundation in  the far away 1884.