I would go with the MC Date, i like it more and it fits better as an everyday watch.
Although i am not sure i am a fan of 40mm size. My old 37mm version was spot on for my 7inch wrist and way cheaper then the new ones.
There are good deals on MC Date.
Btw, you may be able to order a bracelet for the new MC Date as well.
My old 37mm MC Date:
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