Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Offshore Self-winding Chronograph 44mm New Models

From its first launch in 1993, the Royal Oak Offshore has always been associated with adventure, continuously pushing the limits with new performances and new materials. This year continues the tradition with these highly engineered ceramic chronographs. In a range of different camouflage colours, they are made for trailblazers.

Desert sand: an 18-carat pink gold case with, for the first time, a brown ceramic bezel, crown and push-pieces

These 44 mm chronographs combine ceramic bezel, push-pieces and screw-locked crown, “Méga-Tapisserie” dial, robust rubber straps and water resistance to 100 m. Harder than steel, ceramic withstands high temperatures, thermal shocks, scratches and the passing years.

Marine blue: stainless steel case with blue ceramic bezel, push-pieces and screw-locked crown.

Colouring ceramic requires a complex research stage to find the right pigments, as well as a long and delicate manufacturing process. While the blue and green models feature a stainless steel case, the brown model is endowed with an 18-carat pink gold case that nicely sets off the bezel’s brown ceramic, used for the first time at Audemars Piguet.

Marine blue: stainless steel case with blue ceramic bezel, push-pieces and screw-locked crown.

Technical details

Model: Royal Oak Offshore Self-winding Chronograph 44mm

Movement
Self-winding Manufacture Calibre 3126/3840
Total diameter 29.92 mm (13¼ lignes)
Total thickness 7.16 mm
Number of jewels 59
Number of parts 365
Minimal guaranteed power reserve 50 h
Frequency of balance wheel 3 Hz (= 21,600 vibrations/hour)

Functions
Chronograph, hours, minutes, small seconds and date

Case, dial and strap

Reference 26401RO.OO.A087CA.01

Case
18-carat pink gold case, glare-proofed sapphire crystal and case-back, brown ceramic bezel, push-pieces and screw-locked crown, pink gold push-piece guards, water-resistant to 100 m

Dial
Brown dial with “Méga Tapisserie” pattern, pink gold-toned counters, rhodium-toned external zone, pink gold applied hour-markers and Royal Oak hands, black inner bezel

Strap
Brown “Camouflage” rubber strap with 18-carat pink gold pin buckle
Additional brown rubber strap

Reference 26400SO.OO.A335CA.01

Case
Stainless steel case, glare-proofed sapphire crystal and caseback, blue ceramic bezel, push-pieces and screw-locked crown, stainless steel push-piece guards, water-resistant to 100 m

Dial
Blue dial with “Méga Tapisserie” pattern, rhodium-toned counters, rhodium-toned external zone, white gold applied hour-markers and Royal Oak hands, black inner bezel

Strap
Blue “Camouflage” rubber strap with stainless steel pin buckle
Additional blue rubber strap

Reference 26400SO.OO.A055CA.01

Case
Stainless steel case, glare-proofed sapphire crystal and caseback, khaki green ceramic bezel, push-pieces and screw-locked crown, stainless steel push-piece guards, water-resistant to 100 m

Dial
Khaki green dial with “Méga Tapisserie” pattern, rhodium-toned counters, rhodium-toned external zone, white gold applied hour-markers and Royal Oak hands, black inner bezel

Strap
Khaki green “Camouflage” rubber strap with stainless steel pin buckle
Additional khaki green rubber strap

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