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Discontinued Rolex Daytona 116520 is Still A Must Have Chronograph

Why the Discontinued Rolex Daytona 116520 is Still A Must-Have Chronograph

July 26, 2018

 When Rolex unveiled the new ceramic Daytona ref. 116500LN at Baselworld 2016, Rolex fans were delighted. Crafted in steel and sporting a high-tech Cerachrom ceramic in black, this was the Daytona model many were waiting for. Up until that point, the stainless steel Daytona was fitted with a steel bezel and Daytona models with ceramic …

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Rolex Sea Dweller Showdown 16600 vs 116660 vs 116600

The Rolex Sea-Dweller Showdown: Comparing the 16600, 116660, and the 116600

July 19, 2018

Although the Submariner is the most famous Rolex dive watch, there is another collection from the Swiss watchmaking brand that’s heftier, stronger, and more water resistant—the Rolex Sea-Dweller. Born in 1967 as a tool watch for a professional diving company named COMEX, the Sea-Dweller was billed as the ultimate saturation diving watch of the era …

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Starter Rolex Oyster Perpetual 114300 vs 116000

Oyster Perpetual 114300 vs. Oyster Perpetual 116000—Which Starter Rolex is Right for You?

July 12, 2018

If you’re looking to start your Rolex collection, then the Oyster Perpetual range is a great place to begin. Considered Rolex’s entry-level watch, the Oyster Perpetual watch has all the hallmarks of a Rolex watch packaged into a straightforward and understated watch. Crafted in stainless steel, featuring an easy-to-read face, and powered by an automatic …

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Rolex President Day Date 40 Rose Yellow White Gold

Three Shades of the Gold Rolex President Day-Date 40

July 5, 2018

Simply known as “The President,” the Day-Date watch has been Rolex’s most prestigious dress watch since its debut in 1956. While Rolex has updated the Day-Date over the years—particularly the mechanical movement—the watch has maintained much of its iconic style. This changed in 2008 when Rolex unveiled a larger version of the President with the …

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Best Mens Two Tone Rolex Watches Starting Under 9000

The Best Men’s Two Tone Rolex Watches Starting from Under $9,000

June 29, 2018

Why choose between a steel Rolex watch and a gold Rolex watch when you can have both metals in one? The two-tone Rolex watch—referred to as Rolesor by Rolex—is an absolute classic in the luxury watch space and lucky for us, there are plenty to choose from. From the dressy Datejust to the sporty Submariner, …

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What Is The Rolex Oysterquartz

What is the Rolex Oysterquartz?

June 22, 2018

For those who are admitted fans of Rolex watches, it may come as a surprise that the renowned Swiss watch brand does, in fact, have some quartz watches tucked away in their archives. Dubbed the Oysterquartz, these Rolex timepieces are a clear illustration of Rolex experimenting with what was hailed as a breakthrough in watchmaking …

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4 of The Best Men’s Rolex Sports Watches Under $8,000

June 16, 2018

One of the most popular types of luxury watches is, by far, the Rolex sports watch. From the Submariner dive watch to the GMT-Master pilot watch to the robust Explorer II made for the adrenaline-seeking crowd, these coveted luxury watches are not only imbued with a spirit of adventure, but they boast fantastic designs that …

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Rolex Explorer 114270 vs Rolex Explorer 214270

The Rolex Explorer 114270 vs. the Rolex Explorer 214270

June 5, 2018

Tucked among the lineup of imposing Rolex sports watches like the Submariner, Daytona, GMT-Master, and Yacht-Master, sits a much more understated Rolex sports watch dubbed the Explorer. As some of you may know, the Explorer was launched in 1953 to commemorate Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay’s historic climb to the top of Mount Everest …

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Best Stainless Steel Rolex Under 5000

4 of the Best Men’s Stainless Steel Rolex Watches Under $5,000

May 29, 2018

While Rolex may be famous for their solid gold dress timepieces, the brand’s top-of-the-line stainless steel watches are some of the most coveted wristwatches in the market today. Prized for their perfect blend of durability, topnotch quality, and timeless designs, a stainless steel Rolex watch is an absolute must-have in any watch enthusiasts collection. Stainless …

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Why Some Watches From Rolex, Patek Philippe & Others Are Harder To Find At Retail

May 15, 2018

Ran across a great article the other day about why some watches from Rolex, Patek Phillippe and others are nearly impossible to find in retail stores and thought I would share it. https://www.ablogtowatch.com/why-some-watches-rolex-patek-philippe-impossible-retail/?amp 0/5 (0 Reviews)

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