Launched in 2013, Breva Génie 01 is the world’s first wristwatch to forecast the weather with built-in barometer and altimeter. In the mid of 2014, Breva announced a new platinum version of Génie 01 in a limited edition of 12 pieces.
Proprietary caliber developed for Breva by master watchmaker Jean-François Mojon at “Chronode” with patented mechanism featuring dual aneroid capsules to measure air pressure. Mechanical, manually wound movement, small seconds sub-dial, altitude indicator, barometric pressure indicator, power reserve indicator, air pressure equalizer, equalizer seal indicator, barometric scale adjuster, altitude scale adjuster.
Number of caliber components:405
Number of jewels: 46
Balance frequency: 4Hz
Centre spring: LIGA anti-vibration & tension maintenance coiled spring
Power reserve: 65 hours
Crown at 9: winding and time setting
Crown at 2: altimeter adjuster and barometric pressure adjuster with inner pusher to read altitude, barometer activated by exterior ring
Crown at 4: patented, air equalizer with Teflon fabric moisture-resistant osmosis membrane around a gold rim
Material: 950 Platinum
Dimensions: 44.70 x 15.60 mm
Number of case components: 70
Crystals: sapphire crystal and display back treated with anti-reflective coating on both sides
Water resistance: 30m
At 8 o’clock: transparent sapphire crystal dial with raised galvanic numbers and markers in platinum and blue steel hands
At 2 o’clock: blue sapphire crystal with raised galvanic numbers and markers in platinum
Altitude scale:available in metric or imperial measurements
Hand-stitched alligator strap with fold-over clasp in950 platinum
Suggested Retail Price
CHF 180’000, EUR €148’000, USD $205’000
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