The all-new Marine Chronograph 5527 launched by Breguet is an excellent addition to the Marine collection and truly stands as one of the best watches in the collection with a sporty outlook.
The Marine Chronograph 5527 named after the famous French army watchmaker, Abraham Louis Breguet combined traditional watchmaking process with innovative technical solutions to create an exquisite masterpiece. The 5527 is available in 3 variants with variations in the case including 18K white gold, titanium and 18k pink gold and also the dial is available in three colors in deep blue, brown and white respectively.
The overall outlook is mainly dominated by the matt brushed surface and the bezel comes striking with mirror polished look. The roman numerals are neatly arranged and are filled with SuperLumiNOVA phosphorous material. As the name suggests, the center is designed in a wave pattern blue color dial largely complements this wave pattern. Usually the date display is present near 3’0 clock but the 5527 comes with a date display with a background that matches to the wave pattern and is present between the 4 and 5 hour indices.
The 5527 comes adorned with sapphire crystals that are completely scratch resistant and the back of the case looks elegant as well and also fitted strongly with 7 screws along with the screw-lock winding crown present in the center. Breguet claims that the watch is water resistant for a distance of upto 100 meters and that is more than enough for day to day use and you never need to worry about any damage to your watch for some light water spills.
Powered by caliber 582QA which was built completely in-house and when it was fully wound the watch can stay powered for almost 48 hours. Another interesting aspect of the 5527 is the chronograph functionality as the hour display is provided in the bottom, whereas the seconds to the left and the minutes to the right. The chronograph movement alone is made using a whopping 346 parts. You can also choose between rubber straps or alligator leather straps.
The Swiss watchmaker Breguet remains as one of the leading watchmakers that releases every now and then with some classic watches and definitely the 5527 is a true classic that cleverly blends modern techniques to provide an exquisite marine watch that is perfectly ideal for an enjoyable day at the sea.