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So many people love Rolex. What’s so great about Rolex?

There is a saying in watchmaking circles that people, whether they know of watches or not, will buy a Rolex when they are over-ambitious. This shows the position of replica Rolex Submariner watches in the hearts of all watch lovers. However, some people think that Rolex does not have the beautiful design of Van Cleef & Arpels and Jaquet Droz, nor the complications of Patek Philippe and Vacheron Constantin. So why do so many people love Rolex? Rolex good at what? The following watch house will introduce it for you.


Rolex is one of the world’s most practical watch brands

Rolex is the most incredible watch brand in the world, why do you say so? It is because it does not rely on precious metals, nor does it rely on scarcity, but still can do the world’s first preservation of value! Patek Philippe, known as the “King of Watches”, produces less than 20,000 watches a year, and it is not surprising that every piece is made from precious metals, so it can retain its value. It’s not surprising that Rolex, which produces one million watches a year, most of which are steel, and most of which are valued at only 5-6 million RMB or so, is actually able to sell out.

Patek Philippe is one of the few watchmakers that makes watches by hand, but with a level of precision that exceeds that of mechanical engineering, so they are in high demand. Rolex is at the other end of the spectrum. They are a technology company that holds a number of patents on materials that are used not only to make watches, but also deep-sea submarines. They use dust-free, vacuum-based space technology to make their watches, digital laser cutting to ensure the precision of their components, and have always made Rolex one of the most accurate mechanical watches in the world, and chronometer standards were never on their radar.

Rolex is one of the most valuable watches in the second watch market

Rolex watches are fully functional with water resistance, sweat resistance, shock resistance, and magnetic reduction. The quality and reliability of the movement is undoubtedly the best in the watch industry, and although it almost never makes complications, it is renowned for its durability and precision. Every Rolex watch is adjusted and oiled to within plus or minus three seconds per day, and most are chronometer-certified. Behind this precision are the two inseparable components of the Rolex movement: the hairspring and the balance wheel.

However, these two important intertwined devices receive a different level of attention, with more attention being paid to the hairspring. It is often forgotten that the constant rhythm of this fine hairspring is due to the inertia effect produced by the balance wheel to which it is attached. This neglected balance wheel ensures the regularity of the balanced oscillating components, making it no less important and technical than the famous fine hairspring. Rolex’s engineers have systematically improved the inertia effect of the balance wheel by creating the Microstella screws, which have made it possible to fine-tune the accuracy of the watch.

Rolex’s after-sales service and maintenance are very convenient

Rolex is one of the most valuable watches in the second-hand watch market.
In terms of value for money, Rolex is an impeccable watch designer, with only a handful of classic designs. The Rolex watch is a classic design, and there are only a few classic models. The market value is stable, and each series of features and price range are obvious, and the metric price of each model will not change much. The Rolex Oyster Perpetual, for example, has been around for decades, and no one has ever found anything aesthetically wrong with its design.

The Rolex watch is usually made of stainless steel, the unique stainless steel than the general 316L stainless steel to the hard, with a screw-down back cover, and faucet multi-layer waterproof ring so the table is more resistant to scratch and moisture-proof, the years unless the collision, will also look new than the general table, so his value preservation is relatively high.

In addition, Rolex will also use: 18k gold, 18k red gold, Pt950 platinum and other materials, plus the simple style of the table, not too complex design, its price is the basic material money. Then the same material of other brands of high-priced watches because the design is complicated, so the cost of design development and labor will be added, and the relative Rolex because it is more simple, is a classic watch value-added, but also the reason why everyone loves. It’s like when you go to a pawn shop to sell a diamond ring, they won’t estimate your facets or labor, they will only calculate the value to you according to the carats.

Rolex’s after-sales service and maintenance are very convenient

In terms of the dial, precious metals (18k yellow gold, red gold and platinum), mother-of-pearl in various colors, scale diamonds, colored gemstones, etc. are all used. The stars look big, the diamonds look sparkling, and the diamonds are real, so they will retain their value better.

The stainless steel watches have characteristics, such as lightning hands, green glass, ceramic bezel, green water ghosts, deep sea, etc., which are much more distinctive than the log type (Date Just), and you can’t take a gold watch to sports or swimming, it will be heartbreaking to scratch it.

Rolex after-sales service and maintenance is very convenient, Rolex has more than 4,000 service points in the world, the after-sales service and maintenance of reasonable prices, because the watch models change less, so the replacement parts are not easy to lack of parts, for a watch model is one of the best factors for sustainable preservation, the brand is not afraid of falling, unlike some antique watches, some parts are missing and it is difficult to repair.

A brand that has been popular in the watch market for over a hundred years must have something that distinguishes it from other brands. This is due to the precision of the movement, the classic design of the watch, the variety of materials and the value of the watch market. This is the reason why Rolex is loved by so many people!

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When Rolexes spark with rubber

I’ve always preferred rubber watch straps, like Hublot’s Big Bang series, various Omega seamaster, Blancpain scuba, etc. Considering the comfort and functionality of watch straps, I’m wondering if Rolex rubber straps would be fragile. It wasn’t until I tried the rubber strap on the replica Rolex Explorer II watches that I must say I was pleasantly surprised with the results, the strap is superbly made and tough .

The rubber strap of the Rolex Explorer II watch

After replacing the rubber strap, the watch seemed much more sporty, and the buckle matched its strap, a black strap that slowly shrank from 21mm wide to 16mm to be able to fit the buckle it wore, and I had to get used to the tapered shape of the strap.

The rubber strap of the Rolex Explorer II watch

The steel makes this watch more robust than previous models, and more in keeping with its own definition of adventure. The crystal is a sapphire crystal, which is even more durable. Personally, I love the blistered date window on its dial, and with the addition of the luminescent hands on the dial and the separate orange 12-hour hands, it’s just perfect for me!

The rubber strap of the Rolex Explorer II watch

I’ve been wearing this watch for about 3 days and it gives me the same feeling as always, my love for it hasn’t waned or any dissatisfaction, the flexibility of its rubber strap is also surprisingly close to the wrist, making the watch more comfortable to wear, it has the added benefit of being able to display unobstructed in the radar coverage area and not being disturbed by magnetic fields, based on the new features of this watch, I guess there’s still some time to get used to it slowly, and the process in between is exactly what I’m enjoying!

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Classic Tour Rolex Ref. 6062 Stainless Steel Full Calendar

In any case, a replica Rolex watch with a moon phase display is special. In its entire history, Rolex didn’t make many timepieces with this complication. In this case, the Ref. 6062 must be an even more special one, as Rolex has integrated into this watch a variety of complications that were not available at the time Common Features.

Classic Tour Rolex Ref. 6062 Stainless Steel Full Calendar

This watch, made in 1953, is powered by an automatic movement, has a full calendar function and a water-resistant Oyster case. 1950 Even in the era of luxury timepieces, it was not common for them to be fitted with water-resistant cases. From this point of view, Rolex was ahead of its time and decades ahead of the curve. It’s fair to say that Rolex created one of the first high-end, sporty, complicated watches in a way that’s particularly popular today. The case of this watch is made of steel, which is also rare, as most Ref. 6062s are made of yellow gold, which is more in keeping with the style of the time. The appearance standard for luxury timepieces.

Classic Tour Rolex Ref. 6062 Stainless Steel Full Calendar

With a diameter of 36mm, this watch is still very wearable even today. Its appeal is further enhanced by the screw-down crown and the stainless steel Jubilee bracelet. The dial gives it a vintage appeal, not only because of its rare complications (for a Rolex), but also because of the design decoration. The gold leaf-shaped hands and hour markers contrast with the stainless steel case and bracelet, giving it a vintage feel. In addition, the “human face” moon phase, a time-honoured tradition dating back to the earliest days of watchmaking, further accentuates the vintage appeal of this Rolex. The unique personality of the watch.

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Exceptional Design Review of the Rolex Cellini 4233/9

The Cellini collection is a tribute to Benvenuto Cellini and the Renaissance pontiffs and king sculptors and In tribute to the master goldsmith, Rolex has created a collection of watches engraved with his name. The art of watchmaking has evolved from the personal domain of a single artisan to the professional collaboration of a master craftsman. Each Rolex watch is the perfect combination of expertise and craftsmanship. Today, the Maison de la Haute Horlogerie presents a brief review of the replica Rolex Cellini watches,the official model number 4233/9.

Rolex Cellini Series 4233/9.

In the 2014 Baselworld, Rolex introduced a carefully revised Cellini to meet with the general public, dogtooth rings and other classic features applied to the new Cellini model, but today we are introducing the old model busy so there is no dogtooth rings and other famous features.

Rolex Cellini Series 4233/9.

The watch is made of 34mm diameter 18K white gold and 18K pink gold case, with pink gold hands and Arabic numeral hour markers. The watch is clearly readable on the white dial, with a powerful crown at 12 o’clock. On the side of the watch, we can see the two-tone shades of 18-carat white gold and 18-carat rose gold. The crown is also engraved with the classic crown logo, and the short lugs are designed with a slight curve, which gives the watch a hint of an artist’s touch. Breath.

The watch is paired with a brown alligator leather strap, stitched with white silk thread, with a pin buckle buckle design in 18k white gold. The Cellini collection is dedicated to the Italian artist Cellini. A sculptor, jewellery craftsman, art theorist and writer par excellence, Cellini was a man of many talents. He maintained in his cosmology many elements of individualism that originated in the Renaissance. He was highly regarded by the Pope, the Grand Duke of Florence, and the King of France. He was a representative of the decorative school in stylistic sculpture, and he was the only artist of his time who advocated the restoration of heroic qualities in sculpture.

Rolex Cellini Series 4233/9.

In the white gold Cellini model, the hours and minutes hands are also in 18-carat rose gold, as are the hour markers at 6 and 12 o’clock. Crafted in 18-carat pink gold, it is simple and easy to read on a white dial. The hand-wound movement inside this Cellini is engraved on the caseback with the Cellini logo and the iconic Rolex crown. LOGO, which is not found in the Rolex Oyster model. It is clear from Baselworld 2014 that Rolex will make a big push in the Cellini, and I personally feel that the new Cellini changes the It was a great success and I loved it.

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The least Rolex of Rolexes, the least Cellini of Cellinis

When you think of Rolex, the models that come to mind most easily are the Submariner (Aquaman) and the Daikin Law Day-date. …….. They all have self-winding movements and Oyster waterproof cases. The other GMT, Skywalker, Explorer and other series are also more or less related to them, and thus many people say that Rolex ” The same old, same old, nothing new”.

The Ref.50535 is the latest generation of the Rolex Cellini.

In fact, replica Rolex Cellini watches has a distinctive “Cellini” collection that is not widely known, and is also known as the “least Rolex of Rolexes”.

Most watch lovers have the impression that Rolex is a “stable” brand. But in fact, for a long time, Rolex and other watch brands, are like to give money to make watches, what? All sorts of messy, weird and unbelievable models were produced. For example, this interval rose gold water resistant watch made for the South American dealer Serpico y Laino in the 1930s …….

The Ref.50535 is the latest generation of the Rolex Cellini.

And Rolex saw a major turnaround in the brand’s history in 1953, the year Sir Edmund Hillary (Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay are the first two… The explorer who climbed the world’s highest peaks. Rolex commemorated this event with the launch of the Explorer in 1953, which led to the creation of the “Explorer” collection. A new era of “tool watches” begins.

1953, Explorer; 1953, Aquaman; 1955, Greenwich GMT; 1956. Milguass; 1960, Deep Sea Special…. With the success of the “tool watch”, Rene-Paul Jeanneret, then marketing director of Rolex, began to The idea of creating a watch that would be more appropriate for a grand formal event led to the launch of the “Cellini” in the early 1960s. Cellini Collection. The name comes from Cellini, the famous Italian Renaissance sculptor of the 16th century.

The Ref.50535 is the latest generation of the Rolex Cellini.

The “Cellini” collection was created for banquets and events, much like a Piaget watch, but with a lighter model, with an emphasis on Exterior design. As a result, most of the Cellini models have manual movements and non-Oyster water-resistant cases in order to reduce size and thickness.

The success of Rolex today must be attributed to two of its most important technologies: oyster water resistance and the constant-force movement. The Cellini collection, however, has never adopted these two technologies and has therefore been unpopular with the market since its inception. The sought-after, long-sought after.

In 2014, Rolex released the new Cellini series, while retaining the original intention of the formal watch, the unprecedented use of locking water-resistant case + automatic winding design.

It is important to note that although the Cellini now has a water resistant case with a water resistant locking handle, it is not a Rolex. The iconic Oyster waterproof case. Because Rolex currently defines an Oyster case as being water resistant to a depth of 100 meters, and this Cellini is only 50 meters.

But even if it’s only 50 meters, with a locking handle, there’s no problem washing hands or running cold water in basic daily use. It’s a lot more convenient than the old Cellini before it. At the same time, this generation of Cellini still adopts the brand’s signature tight-bottom design, and you can’t see the home-made Cal.3195 self-winding mechanical movement. The back cover is slightly arched and has the feel of an antique Rolex bubble back.

The most unique feature of the Cal.3195 is not its water resistance and automatic winding, but the fact that it has a moon phase function. Rolex in its long 112 years of brand history, only three models with the moon phase function of the watch, which are Ref. 8171, Ref. 6062 and this Ref. 50535. since the last time Rolex introduced a moon phase. It has been nearly 70 years.

Unlike the previous moon phases, this Ref. 50535 is even more refined and luxurious. The moon phase disc is made from a single piece of blue enamel that has been fired at 800° Celsius, making it dense and hard. The full moon is also made of natural meteorite. The triangular markers in the centre of the dial show the moon’s profit and loss by comparison.

Unlike moon phase watches designed by other brands, the moon phase of the Rolex Ref. 50535 is much more than just a viewing device. Practical Features. Because its moon phase can be read accurately except during the full and dark moons, the other days are left to guess. The purpose of this design is to maximize the beauty of the enamel and meteorite moon phase craftsmanship.