Inspired by the Stealth Bombers that no radar can detect, the Defy Stealth did not in fact go unnoticed when it took the Public Award at the Grand Prix de l’Horlogerie in Geneva. This year, ZENITH is pushing the boundaries even further, and presenting a new, even more extreme version.
Cased entirely in black or grey titanium, this timepiece features an unexpectedly sporty design picked out in extreme colours, a matte red that highlights the balance-wheel bridge and the helical hand of the 30-minute counter.
Incorporating shock-resistant technology and ZENITHIUM bridges, the Defy Stealth includes the new Open Grande Date 4039 SX movement and an El Primero Chronograph with a 3-disk Grande Date, a unique, patented system. Offered as a limited edition of 250 pieces in each colour, this futuristic timepiece cannot leave anyone unmoved.
Caliber NEW El Primero 4039 SX
Automatic Chronograph movement with Grande Date and power reserve module
Diameter : 30.50 mm. Height : 9.05 mm
Balance, chronograph & pallet bridges in shock-absorbing Zenithium Z+
Incabloc® anti-shock device
36’000 vibrations per hour
Power reserve over 50 hours
Measures short time intervals to a 10th of a second
Automatic winding in both directions
Central rotor on ball bearings
Heavy metal oscillating weigh
Hours and minutes in the center;Small seconds-hand at 9 o’clock
• Central seconds-hand
• 30-minute counter at 3 o’clock
Patented 3-Disc Grande Date over 2 o’clock
Power Reserve indicator from hour axis
Diameter: 46.5 mm
Titanium screw-in push-buttons with carbon fiber guilloché patterns
Titanium screw-in crown with specific protecting device
Graduated unidirectional rotating bezel & indexes in Titanium
Helium valve at 10 o’clock; Titanium screw-in case back
Water-resistance up to 1’000 meters
Crystal: Sapphire glass, 3.8 mm thick, with anti-reflective coating on both sides
Multi-layered see-through structure composed of black or grey carbon fiber layer and varnished dial plate
9-branched Open “helical” bridge in red-tinted Aluminium
Hands: Black luminous hands with Superluminova inserts; Hour & minute “skeleton” hands
Brushed titanium bracelet
Lateral inserts in composite materials (white version) or Kevlar (black version)
Buckle: Brushed titanium triple folded clasp
Exclusive and limited numbered editions:: 2 x 250 pieces only.