Ultimate List of Rolex Iconic Collections and Legacy 2024

Founded in 1905, Rolex has become one of the world’s most renowned and respected watch brands, synonymous with exceptional quality, precision, and luxury. 

Its watches are not only functional but also status symbols of success, with many celebrities, athletes, and businesspeople among its proud owners. Rolex’s reputation for excellence and innovation has been built over more than a century of watchmaking. 

If you’re looking to own a Rolex in 2023, this comprehensive guide to their iconic watch collections, including top models, prices, and investment value, will help you make an informed decision. Read on to discover more.

Air-King

The Air-King collection comprises classic pilot’s watches with a clean, simple design. Established in 1945, its watches feature a sturdy case and a black dial with large, easy-to-read hour markers. They’re powered by a self-winding mechanical movement and come with a stainless steel bracelet.

1. Rolex Air-King – Oystersteel, Black Dial Ref. 116900

Rolex Air-King- Oystersteel, Black Dial Ref. 116900
  • Retail Price: S$9,531
  • Market Average: S$10,847
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$11,599

Its best ones are an automatic Caliber 3131 movement, water resistance to 100m, a flat scratch-resistant sapphire crystal over the dial, Arabic numeral hour and minute markers (after every 5 minutes), and an inverted triangle at 12 o’clock.

  • Production Year: 2016- 2022
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black, with lume-applied Mercedes-style hands, a green seconds hand, and Arabic numeral (3,6,9) and white five-minute markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with Rolex Folding Oysterclasp with Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth, Oystersteel
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding Caliber 3131 movement with 31 jewels, a 48-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It’s a discontinued piece, making it desirable among most watch enthusiasts. Plus, its price increased by 3 percent between 2021 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Air-King ref. 116900 is a modest yet elegant men’s versatile luxury timepiece. It has a handsome steel case and bracelet that are contrasted by the rich, black dial. The dial itself offers some excitement with its eye-catching white hour markers and green details. It has an Oyster bracelet and is powered by the self-winding Caliber 3131 movement.


2. Rolex Air-King – Oystersteel, Black Dial ref. 126900

Rolex Air-King- Oystersteel, Black Dial ref. 126900
  • Retail Price: S$9,931
  • Market Average: S$12,437
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$13,298

They include a case with a shield to protect against magnetic fields, water resistance to 100m, an automatic Caliber 3230 movement, luminous hands and hour markers, and a white printed 5-minute numerical scale.

  • Production Year: 2022
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black, with lume-filled Mercedes-style hands, a green lollipop-style central seconds hand, and 3,6,9 Arabic numeral hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with a Rolex Folding Oysterclasp with Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth, Oystersteel
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3230 movement with 31 jewels, a 70-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

Its price increased by 2% between 2022 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Air-King ref. 126900 is a replacement for the iconic ref. 116900. It’s an exciting luxury men’s everyday watch with many improvements from its predecessor, such as a more enhanced clasp, a ‘0’ at five minutes, broader links on the bracelet, and lume-applied hour markers. It also has a new, more improved movement- the self-winding Caliber 3230 movement!


3. Rolex Air-King – Oystersteel, Pink Dial ref. 114234

Rolex Air-King- Oystersteel, Pink Dial ref. 114234
  • Retail Price: S$9,597
  • Market Average: S$7,259
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$7,972

They include a pink dial, an automatic Caliber 3130 movement, a fluted bezel, oversized Arabic numerals at 3,6 and 9 o’clock, and water resistance to 100m.

  • Production Year: 2010
  • Case Size: 34mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Sunburst pink, with lume-applied hands, Arabic numeral 3,6,9 and lume-applied index hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with a deployment buckle
    • Bezel: Fixed, fluted, 18K White Gold
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3130 movement with a 48-hour power reserve and 28,800vph frequency

It’s no longer in production, making it highly sought-after among most watch collectors and fans.

About

The Rolex Air-King ref. 114234 is a luxury everyday women’s watch with enough Swiss beauty to turn heads. It’s the last model to belong to the old 34mm Air-King version and has a gorgeous steel-pink design with a matching bracelet and self-winding movement. The delicious neat pink dial has excellent white and steel detailing, meticulously executed to keep the modern, sophisticated woman interested.


Cosmograph Daytona

The Rolex Cosmograph Daytona line contains some of the world’s most iconic and sought-after watches. It was first introduced in 1963 and its watches have since become a symbol of excellence in the motorsports arena.

1. Rolex Cosmograph Daytona – Yellow Gold, Green Dial ref. 116508-0013

Rolex Cosmograph Daytona- Yellow Gold, Green Dial ref. 116508-0013
  • Retail Price: S$51,586
  • Market Average: S$99,371
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$104,818

They include a bezel with a tachymeter scale, three green subdials with Yellow Gold perimeter at 3,6 and 9 o’clock, a self-winding Caliber 4130 movement, a screw-down crown with Rolex’s patented ‘Triplock’ triple waterproofness system, and a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal over the dial.

  • Production Year: 2016
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Green, with lume-filled Yellow Gold hour markers and polished Yellow Gold hands with partial lume fill
    • Bracelet: Yellow Gold Oyster, with polished center links and Rolex’s Folding Oysterlock Safety clasp with Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth, 18K Yellow Gold, with a tachymeter scale with black engravings
  • Function: Chronometer, Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Sub-seconds, Tachymeter
  • Mechanism: In-house automatic Caliber 4130 movement with 44 jewels, a 72-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

According to WatchCharts, Its average market price increased from S$94,322 on October 22, 2022, to S$99,371 on April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Daytona ref. 116508 is a men’s motorsports-themed chronograph with a bold, unique design. It may be made of gold, but it has enough durability and confidence to last on the race track. It has a 40mm 18K Yellow Gold case and matching bracelet with a rich, green dial. Its bracelet hugs the wrist nicely. At its heart is the in-house Caliber 4130 chronograph movement.


2. Rolex Cosmograph Daytona – Everose Gold, Brown Dial ref. 116515

Rolex Cosmograph Daytona- Everose Gold, Brown Dial ref. 116515
  • Retail Price: S$41,988
  • Market Average: S$54,538
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$56,758

They include a black ceramic Cerachrom bezel, screw-down 18K Everose Gold chrono buttons, 3 pink/rose colored subdials at 3,6 and 9 o’clock, a fine printed minutes track on the dial’s outer rim, water resistance to 100m, and an automatic Caliber 4130 movement.

  • Production Year: 2011
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Brown, with lume-filled Rose Gold hands and rimmed index hour markers
    • Bracelet: Brown alligator strap with an 18K Everose Gold deployant buckle
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth, black ceramic Cerachrom with a tachymeter scale with Rose Gold markings
  • Function: Chronograph, Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Sub-seconds, Tachymeter
  • Mechanism: In-house self-winding Caliber 4130 movement with 44 jewels, a 72-hour power reserve, and a 28,800vph frequency

Its price increased by 4 percent between September 10, 2022, and April 17, 2023

About

This is a handsome men’s sports watch with equal doses of elegance and casualness. It has a mostly black design, with a sturdy 40mm 18K Everose Gold case and bracelet. Its black dial is ferociously attractive, staring straight at the wearer while proudly displaying the time and chronograph details. It has a sporty brown alligator strap and an in-house Caliber 4130 movement that keeps it alive.


3. Rolex Daytona Cosmograph – Everose Gold, Pink Gold Dial ref. 116505-0001

Rolex Daytona Cosmograph- Everose Gold, Pink Gold Dial ref. 116505-0001
  • Retail Price: S$129,298
  • Market Average: S$153,336
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$155,742

They include index hour markers set with diamonds, a self-winding Caliber 4130 movement, an Everose Gold bezel with black tachymeter scale engravings, three subdials at 3,6 and 9 o’clock, and water resistance to 100m.

  • Production Year: 2011-2019
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Pink Gold, with Chromalight lume-applied hands and index hour markers set with diamonds
    • Bracelet: Everose Gold Oyster, with a folding Oysterlock safety clasp
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth, Everose Gold with a tachymeter scale with black engravings
  • Function: Chronograph, Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Sub-seconds, Tachymeter
  • Mechanism: Self-winding Caliber 4130 movement

Its price has increased by over 10 percent since its introduction. Experts predict figures will be higher before December 2023.

About

Still on the golden theme, the Daytona Cosmograph ref.116505 is a unisex sports chronograph that offers more than reliable performance on the race track. It has a sexy well-polished 40mm case and bracelet, an automatic Caliber 4130 movement, and an elegant Pink Gold dial with white details that’ll leave you gawking.


Datejust

This classic collection has existed since 1945 and was created for the male clientele. It contains watches with a timeless style that has continued reinventing itself while symbolizing Rolex’s definition of classic elegance. Its pieces were the first self-winding waterproof chronometer watches to feature a window displaying the date at 3 o’clock.

1. Rolex Datejust 41 Wimbledon – White Rolesor, Slate Dial ref. 126334-0021

Rolex Datejust 41 Wimbledon- White Rolesor, Slate Dial ref. 126334-0021
  • Retail Price: S$13,363
  • Market Average: S$17,235
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$18,080

They include a date window at 3 o’clock with a Cyclops magnifying lens over it, water resistance to 100m, a fluted bezel, an automatic Caliber 3235 movement, Roman numeral/index hour markers, and a fine printed minute track on the dial’s outer rim.

  • Production Year: 2018
  • Case Size: 41mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Slate ‘Wimbledon,’ with emerald green Roman numeral hour markers and an applied and lume-filled hour marker at 9 o’clock
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Jubilee, with a Rolex Folding Oysterclasp with an Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Fixed, White Rolesor fluted
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3235 movement with 31 jewels, a 70-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It’s highly versatile, plus its price increased by at least 4 percent between 2021 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Datejust 41 Wimbledon ref. 126334 resulted from a partnership between Rolex and Wimbledon (hence the name). The Crown ensured that Wimbledon matches were well-timed for over forty years.

This luxurious men’s dress watch has several indicators of the successful partnership, including Roman numeral hour markers with an emerald green color- reminiscent of the grass on the tennis courts. It also has a 40mm White Rolesor case and bracelet, an intimidating slate-colored dial that amplifies its high-quality personality, and a self-winding Caliber 3235 movement.


2. Rolex Datejust 41 – Oystersteel, Bright Black Dial ref. 126300-0011

Rolex Datejust 41- Oystersteel, Bright Black Dial ref. 126300-0011
  • Retail Price: S$10,730
  • Market Average: S$13,395
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$14,527

They include a ‘Twinlock’ crown with two sealed zones, a date window at 3 o’clock, water resistance to 100m, a smooth bezel, the Crown logo at 12 o’clock, and an automatic Caliber 3235 movement.

  • Production Year: 2017
  • Case Size: 41mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Bright black, with Chromalight lume-applied hands and index hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with Rolex Folding Oysterclasp with Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth, Oystersteel
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding Caliber 3235 movement

As per WatchCharts, its average market price increased from S$13,223 on October 22, 2022, to S$13,395 on April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Datejust 41 ref. 126300 is a versatile luxury men’s timepiece. It has a well-polished 41mm Oystersteel case and bracelet, with white index hour markers that shine against its masculine dial’s black backdrop. 

Its Oyster bracelet, date window at 3 o’clock, and smooth bezel perfectly tone down its serious demeanor while adding balance to the overall design. Within it is the self-winding Caliber 3235 movement that’s well-equipped to keep the modern watch alive.


Lady-Datejust

The Lady-Datejust collection has watches designed for women (the ladies’ version of the Datejust). Its pieces have a perfect blend of proportion, robustness, and elegance. It was introduced in 1957 and its watches have undergone several updates and improvements over the years. It’s one of the most varied lines in the Rolex collection.

1. Lady-Datejust – Everose Rolesor, White Mother of Pearl Dial ref. 279381RBR-0013

Lady-Datejust- Everose Rolesor, White Mother of Pearl Dial ref. 279381RBR-0013
  • Retail Price: S$25,460
  • Market Average: S$27,791
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$29,840

They include a bezel set with diamonds, water resistance to 100m, a self-winding Caliber 2236 movement, a date display at 3 o’clock, and a screw-down crown with a Twin double waterproofness system.

  • Production Year: 2016
  • Case Size: 28mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: White Mother of Pearl, with diamond-set hour markers and polished Everose Gold hands with lume-filled tips
    • Bracelet: Two-tone Everose Rolesor Jubilee, with a concealed folding crownclasp
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth, Everose Gold, set with diamonds
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 2236 movement with 31 jewels, a 55-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

Its price has increased by over five percent between 2022 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Lady-Datejust ref. 279381RBR-0013 is a stylish, luxury dress timepiece with an eye-catching color combination. It embodies feminine beauty and grace with its 28mm Everose Rolesor case, Jubilee bracelet, and diamond-set bezel that protectively surrounds the main attraction: The lovely White Mother of Pearl dial with diamond-set hour markers.


2. Lady-Datejust – Oystersteel, Pink Dial ref. 279160-0006

Lady-Datejust- Oystersteel, Pink Dial ref. 279160-0006
  • Retail Price: S$9,664
  • Market Average: S$10,090
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$11,126

It features a date display at the 3 o’clock position and a Cyclops lens over the date for easy reading, water-resistant up to 100 meters, a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, and an Oyster bracelet with a folding Oysterclasp and the Easylink comfort extension link.

  • Production Year: 2017
  • Case Size: 28mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Pink
    • Bracelet: Oyster
    • Bezel: Smooth
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism:  Caliber 2236 self-winding mechanical movement

Its price has increased by at least 2 percent since its production.

About

The Lady-Datejust ref. 279160-0006 is a classic, elegant timepiece with a 28mm Oystersteel case and a pink dial. It’s powered by the Rolex Caliber 2236 self-winding mechanical movement and has a power reserve of approximately 55 hours.


Day-Date

The Rolex Day-Date features watches that have been a status symbol for decades. Rolex released it in 1956, and its pieces were the first to display both the date and day of the week spelled out in full. Its watches are often called “President” since US Presidents like Lyndon B. Johnson, Donald Trump, and Ronald Reagan have worn them.

1. Rolex Day-Date – Platinum, Ice Blue Dial ref. 228236-0012

Rolex Day-Date- Platinum, Ice Blue Dial ref. 228236-0012
  • Retail Price: S$49,920
  • Market Average: S$51,720
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$53,860

They include a date display at 3 o’clock, day display at 12 o’clock, water resistance to 100m, Roman numeral hour markers, and a fluted bezel.

  • Production Year: 2022
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Ice blue with Roman numerals
    • Bracelet: Platinum Jubilee with a concealed folding crownclasp
    • Bezel: Fluted
  • Function: Date, Day, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding Caliber 3255 movement with 31 jewels, a 70-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It has an elegant design and is versatile. Additionally, its price increased by 3% between 2022 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Day-Date ref. 228236-0012 is a luxury classic timepiece with a platinum case and bracelet, a fluted bezel, and an ice-blue dial with Roman numerals. The watch also features a date display and a day display at the 12 o’clock position.


2. Rolex Day-Date – White Gold, Black Dial ref. 228239-0005

Rolex Day-Date- White Gold, Black Dial ref. 228239-0005
  • Retail Price: S$61,316
  • Market Average: S$62,440
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$63,330

They include an 18 ct White Gold fluted (wave design) bezel, instant day and date change at midnight, an in-house Caliber 3255 movement, a day display at 12 o’clock, and a date display at 3 o’clock.

  • Production Year: 2015
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Bright black dial with lume-filled 18 ct White Gold hands and index hour markers
    • Bracelet: 18 ct White Gold President, with a concealed folding crownclasp
    • Bezel: Fluted
  • Function: Day, Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3255 movement

It retains value nicely over time and can even increase in value. For example, its price rose by at least five percent between 2021 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Day-Date ref. 228239-0005 is a stunning luxury men’s watch with an 18 ct white gold-black dial design. It’s water-resistant up to 100 meters and features a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal with a Cyclops lens over the date.


3. Rolex Day-Date – Everose Gold, Mother of Pearl Dial ref. 128345RBR

Rolex Day-Date- Everose Gold, Mother of Pearl Dial ref. 128345RBR
  • Retail Price: S$11,930
  • Market Average: S$13,800
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$15,575

The main ones are a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal over the dial, a screw-down crown, water resistance to 100m, a self-winding mechanical movement, and baguette-cut diamonds at 6 and 9 o’clock.

  • Production Year: 2021
  • Case Size: 36mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: White mother-of-pearl with diamond hour markers
    • Bracelet: President bracelet
    • Bezel: Fixed, 18ct Everose Gold, Diamond-set
  • Function: Day, Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding mechanical movement

It’s a beautiful watch with a timeless design. Additionally, its price increased from S$8,650 during production in 2021 to S$11,930 in April 2023.

About

The Rolex Day-Date ref. 128345RBR is a luxurious and elegant women’s dress watch. It boasts a 36mm 18 ct Everose gold case and bracelet, a mouth-watering diamond-set bezel, and a white mother-of-pearl dial with diamond hour markers. Its day-date feature completes its look and emphasizes it’s more than just another pretty piece.


Explorer

The Rolex Explorer collection contains watches designed for exploration and adventure. It preceeds the Explorer II and was first introduced in 1953 and has since secured a place among the most iconic and widely recognized lines worldwide. Rolex designed its rugged timepieces to be used by explorers and adventurers. Their durability, precision, and timeless style make them a favorite among most watch enthusiasts everywhere.

1. Rolex Explorer- Stainless Steel, Black Dial ref. 114270

Rolex Explorer 114270
  • Retail Price: S$6,731
  • Market Average: S$8,222
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$8,864

Some of its best ones are Arabic numeral hour markers at 3,6, and 9 o’clock, an inverted triangle hour marker at 12 o’clock, water resistance up to 100 meters, a minute track around the dial’s outer rim, and an automatic movement.

  • Production Year: 2001-2010
  • Case Size: 36mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black dial with luminous Mercedes-style hands and Arabic numeral/index hour markers
    • Bracelet: Stainless steel Oyster bracelet with Oysterlock safety clasp
    • Bezel: Fixed stainless steel bezel
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic self-winding Caliber 3130 movement

It’s highly sought-after by watch collectors and enthusiasts since it was discontinued. Plus, its average market price increased from S$8,230 on October 22, 2022, to S$8,310 on March 3, 2023, according to WatchCharts.

About

Love adventure and exploring the great outdoors? The Rolex Explorer ref. 114270 could be the companion you need! It’s a classic and timeless unisex watch that’s well-equipped for rigorous everyday life. It has a rugged 36mm stainless steel case and matching bracelet, a neat dial, and luminous hands and hour markers for legibility in low-light conditions.


2. Rolex Explorer – Oystersteel, Black Dial ref. 124270

Rolex Explorer- Oystersteel, Black Dial ref. 124270
  • Retail Price: S$9,664
  • Market Average: S$11,470
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$12,113

It features a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, Arabic numeral hour markers at 3,6, and 9 o’clock, water resistance to 100m, a Twin-lock screw-down crown, and a self-winding Caliber 3230 mechanical movement.

  • Production Year: 2021
  • Case Size: 36mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black with luminous hour markers and Mercedes-style hands
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel with Oysterlock safety clasp and Easylink extension system
    • Bezel: Smooth in Oystersteel
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding mechanical 3230 movement with 31 jewels, a 70 hour-power reserve, and a 28,800vph frequency

Its average market price increased from S$11,440 on October 21, 2022, to S$11,470 on April 18, 2023.

About

The Rolex Explorer ref. 124270 is an everyday unisex watch that’s an upgrade to the ref. 114270. It’s the first 36mm Explorer to have an Easylink extension system. It boasts several other improvements, including a bracelet with a more generous taper, more prominent hour markers, more heft, and an improved self-winding movement.


3. Rolex Explorer – Oystersteel, Black Dial ref. 214270

Rolex Explorer ref. 214270
  • Retail Price: S$8,730
  • Market Average: S$11,416
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$12,021

They include water resistance up to 100 meters, oversized Arabic numeral hour markers at 3,6, and 9 o’clock, a solid caseback, minute trackers around the dial’s outer rim, and a black time-only dial.

  • Production Year: 2010-2021
  • Case Size: 39mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black with luminous hour markers and hands
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster with an Oysterlock clasp and Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth style
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding

It’s a discontinued piece, thus more desirable to most watch fans. Moreover, as per WatchCharts, its average market price rose from S$11,582 on October 22, 2022, to S$11,690 on March 2, 2023.

About

The Rolex Explorer ref. 214270 is a classic, everyday unisex watch with the Explorer watches’ trademark simple yet functional design. It has a black dial that contrasts its solid Oystersteel case and bracelet and a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal that makes time-telling quick and easy despite the environment. Its 39mm size makes it wearable to a broader audience.


GMT-Master II

The Rolex GMT-Master II is a popular collection among (male) watch enthusiasts and travelers. Its watches were first introduced in 1954 as tool pieces for pilots and have since become iconic luxury watches known for their robustness and versatility. Their ability to simultaneously display time in two different time zones makes them a favorite among most frequent travelers.

1. Rolex GMT-Master II – Oystersteel, Black Dial ref. 126710BLNR-0002

Rolex GMT-Master II- Oystersteel, Black Dial ref. 126710BLNR-0002
  • Retail Price: S$14,261
  • Market Average: S$22,938
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$24,355

They include a GMT function that’s indicated by the blue GMT hand, a bi-directional bi-colored bezel, water resistance to 100m, a Jubilee bracelet, a Rolex Caliber 3285 movement, and a screw-in crown.

  • Production Year: 2019
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Jubilee, with a Rolex folding Oysterlock safety clasp with an Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Bi-directional rotatable Two-color blue and black Cerachrom insert in ceramic
  • Function: GMT, Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Rolex Caliber 3285 self-winding mechanical movement with 31 jewels, a 70-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

Its price increased by at least 4 percent between 2021 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex GMT-Master II ref. 126710BLNR-0002 ‘Batman’ is a men’s everyday luxury anti-magnetic watch. It has a 40mm Oystersteel case with a well-polished matching bracelet and a black dial which adds the Caped Crusader’s serious personality to it. Its highlight is the bi-color Cerachrom bezel insert in blue and black ceramic. The watch’s crystal is scratch resistant.


2. Rolex GMT-Master II – Oystersteel, Black Dial ‘Destro’ ref. 126720VTNR-0001

Rolex GMT-Master II- Oystersteel, Black Dial ‘Destro’ ref. 126720VTNR-0001
  • Retail Price: S$14,994
  • Market Average: S$31,895
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$32,729

It features a 40mm Oystersteel case, a date window at 9 o’clock, a two-color Cerachrom bezel insert in green and black ceramic, water resistance to 100m, a green GMT hand, and a self-winding Rolex Caliber 3285 movement.

  • Production Year: 2020
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black with Chromalight lume-applied Mercedes-style hands and hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with a Folding Oysterlock safety clasp with an Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Two-color Cerachrom insert in green and black ceramic
  • Function: GMT, Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding Caliber 3285 movement

It’s highly sought after for its unique left-handed crown design. Additionally, its price has increased noticeably between 2022 and April 19, 2023, by at least 3%.

About

The Rolex GMT-Master II ‘Destro’ ref. 126720VTNR-0001 is a remarkable men’s timepiece. Aptly christened ‘Destro’ due to its unique left-handed configuration, it has a striking black and green ceramic bezel and a sturdy 40mm steel case and bracelet. It’s designed mainly for left-handed pilots and other frequent travelers who need to keep track of multiple time zones.


3. Rolex GMT-Master II – Everose Rolesor, Black Dial ‘Root Beer’ ref. 126711CHNR-0002

Rolex GMT-Master II- Everose Rolesor, Black Dial ‘Root Beer’ ref. 126711CHNR-0002
  • Retail Price: S$21,525
  • Market Average: S$21,525
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$28,600

They include a bi-color 24-hour rotatable bezel, a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, a self-winding movement, water resistance to 100m, and an 18 ct Everose Gold GMT hand.

  • Production Year: 2018
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black
    • Bracelet: Two-tone Everose Rolesor Oyster, with a Folding Oysterlock safety clasp with Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Bi-directional rotatable 24-hour graduated with two color brown and black Cerachrom insert in ceramic
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Second time zone
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3285 movement

It’s a highly sought-after watch due to its unique design and high-quality materials. It’s an excellent investment as it’s likely to retain its value over time.

About

The Rolex GMT-Master II ‘Root Beer’ ref. 126711CHNR-0002 is a stunning watch that combines the classic design of the GMT-Master II with modern materials and technology. 

It features a black dial and a two-color Cerachrom bezel insert in brown and black ceramic, giving it a unique ‘root beer’ appearance. It may be a men’s watch, but it can also suit you if you’re a woman who doesn’t mind a sturdy piece with heft, personality, and presence.


Oyster Perpetual

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual collection contains watches that have been in production since 1926, making it one of the oldest and most iconic lines in the Rolex lineup. Its watches feature a classic design that has remained largely unchanged over the years, with a simple, clean dial and a durable Oyster case that’s waterproof to a depth of 100 meters.

1. Rolex Oyster Perpetual 41 – Oystersteel, Yellow Dial ref. 124300-0004

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 41- Oystersteel, Yellow Dial ref. 124300-0004
  • Retail Price: S$26,157
  • Market Average: S$23,768
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$25,265

The main ones are a stop-seconds feature, double index hour markers at 3,6, and 9 o’clock positions, a yellow dial, a caliber 3230 movement, a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, and a screw-down crown.

  • Production Year: 2020-2022
  • Case Size: 41mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Yellow, with Chromalight blue luminescent hands and index hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with Folding Oysterclasp deployment buckle with Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Rolex Caliber 3230 movement with 31 jewels, 28,800vph frequency, and a 70-hour power reserve

According to WatchCharts, its average market price increased from S$23,459 on October 22, 2022, to S$23,768 on April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual 41 ref. 124300-0004 is a classic men’s watch that features a 41mm Oystersteel case and bracelet. It has a yellow dial and perfectly blends style and functionality. Additionally, it’s waterproof up to 100 meters, making it ideal for everyday wear.


2. Rolex Oyster Perpetual 36 – Oystersteel, Purple Dial ref. 116000-0010

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 36- Oystersteel, Purple Dial ref. 116000-0010
  • Retail Price: S$8,130
  • Market Average: S$9,644
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$10,361

The main ones are a beautiful purple dial, a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal over the dial, a minute track with Arabic numerals at every 5-minute intervals on the dial’s outer rim, a transparent caseback, and water resistance of up to 100 meters.

  • Production Year: 2020
  • Case Size: 36mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Purple, with lume-applied hands and index hour markers (double at 3,6 and 9 o’clock)
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with a folding clasp
    • Bezel: Fixed, smooth
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3130 movement

Its price increased by 4% between 2020 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual 36 ref. 116000-0010 is a stunning unisex watch that combines classic design with modern features. It has a unique steel-purple dial design which, coupled with its scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and unbeatable movement make it an elegant everyday time-only timepiece.


3. Rolex Oyster Perpetual 26- Oystersteel, Silver Dial ref. 176200-0015

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 26- Oystersteel, Silver Dial ref. 176200-0015
  • Retail Price: S$7,331
  • Market Average: S$4,725
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$4,736

It features a silver dial, water resistance to 100 meters, a screw-down crown, an exhibition caseback, and an automatic Caliber 2231 movement.

  • Production Year: 2020
  • Case Size: 26mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Silver, with lume-applied hands and index hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with a folding clasp buckle
    • Bezel: Smooth
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding mechanical Caliber 2231 movement with 31 jewels, a 48-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It’s impressively versatile and retains its value nicely with time if maintained properly. Plus, its value increased by 2 percent between 2020 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Oyster Perpetual 26 ref. 176200-0015 is a classic and elegant women’s watch that’s perfect for everyday wear. It has a 26mm Oystersteel case and matching bracelet. It foregoes the stereotypically pink feminine dial and instead offers a silver variety, making it ideal for the mature, choosy modern woman who desires a less-girly timepiece.


Sea-Dweller

The Sea-Dweller collection is home to dive watches. It was first introduced in 1967 and its timepieces were designed for professional divers and can withstand depths of up to 4,000 feet or 1,220 meters. It’s part of Rolex’s Oyster Perpetual line of watches and has become an icon in the world of diving watches.

1. Rolex Deepsea Challenge – RLX Titanium, Intense Black ref. 126067-0001

Rolex Deepsea Challenge- RLX Titanium, Intense Black ref. 126067-0001
  • Retail Price: S$34,587
  • Market Average: S$41,917
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$47,219

It features a Rolex Ringlock System featuring an almost indestructible nitrogen-alloyed stainless steel ring inside the case, a helium escape valve, water resistance to 11,000m, a unidirectional rotating bezel, and a Rolex in-house Caliber 3230 movement.

  • Production Year: 2022
  • Case Size: 50mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Matte black with white gold indexes
    • Bracelet: RLX Titanium Oyster, with Rolex Glidelock and Fliplock extensions
    • Bezel: Unidirectional rotatable with 60-minute graduations, scratch-resistant Cerachrom insert in ceramic, numbers and graduations coated in Platinum
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding Rolex Caliber 3230 movement

Its price has increased by at least 6 percent between since its production and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Deepsea Challenge ref. 126067-0001 is a luxury sports men’s watch for the extreme thrill-seeking diver. It has a commanding wrist presence, not to mention a large 50mm Titanium case size and a well-lumed intense black dial to keep you in control throughout your deep sea adventures. Ready for the challenge? Strap it on and find out!


2. Rolex Deepsea Sea-Dweller – Stainless Steel, Blue and Black Dial ref. 136660-0003

Rolex Deepsea Sea-Dweller- Stainless Steel, Blue and Black Dial ref. 136660-0003
  • Retail Price: S$16,850
  • Market Average: S$16,047
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$17,392

The main ones are a unidirectional rotating bezel with a ceramic insert, a date window at 3 o’clock, a helium escape valve, water resistance to 3900m, a Ringlock System, and a patented three-piece stainless steel case.

  • Production Year: 2022
  • Case Size: 44mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Blue and Black Gradient, with Mercedes-style hands and hour markers with blue-colored luminescent fill
    • Bracelet: Stainless Steel Oyster, with a folding clasp buckle with a safety latch
    • Bezel: Unidirectional rotating with black Ceramic Cerachrom insert
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Rolex Caliber 3235 movement with 31 jewels, a 70-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It’s a highly sought-after watch due to its durability, precision, and unique design. Moreover, it’s among the Rolex watches that appreciate in value over the years.

About

The Rolex Deepsea Sea-Dweller ref. 136660-0003 is a professional men’s diving watch with a commanding personality and resiliency. It has a rugged 44mm steel case complemented by a steel bracelet and a powerful James Cameron D-Blue dial with eye-catching colors. Its masculine design and unique features make it the ultimate deep-sea diving companion.


3. Rolex Sea-Dweller – Yellow Rolesor, Black Dial ref. M126603-0001

Rolex Sea-Dweller- Yellow Rolesor, Black Dial ref. M126603-0001
  • Retail Price: S$23,991
  • Market Average: S$22,842
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$23,666

Some of them are a unidirectional rotatable bezel, a helium escape valve, a Triplock triple waterproofness system, a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, and a date window at 3 o’clock with a Cyclops lens over it.

  • Production Year: 2019
  • Case Size: 43mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black with Chromalight lume-applied large hands and indices
    • Bracelet: Two-tone Yellow Rolesor Oyster, with a Folding Oysterlock safety clasp buckle with Rolex Glidelock extension system
    • Bezel: Unidirectional rotatable bezel with a 60-minute graduated Cerachrom insert in ceramic, with graduations and numbers in gold
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Self-winding Caliber 3235 movement with 31 jewels, a 70-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

According to WatchCharts, its average market price increased from S$22,542 on October 22, 2022, to S$22,842 on April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Sea-Dweller ref. m126603-0001 is a luxurious and prestigious sports watch built for the great deep. It boasts a solid 43mm Yellow Rolesor case and matching bracelet. It also has a black dial with white and Yellow Gold details, adding to its allure and versatile character. 

It may be a man’s piece, but its elegantly colorful design qualifies it as a woman’s piece of horological jewelry- if you’re a lady who doesn’t mind a burly watch that’s chiseled in all the right places.


Sky-Dweller

As the name hints, The Sky-Dweller collection is an air-traveling-themed line whose watches are designed to conquer the skies. It was introduced in 2012 and its watches have impressive features such as a dual time zone display, a solid Oyster case, and a Ring Command System.

1. Rolex Sky-Dweller – White Gold, Black Dial ref. 326139

Rolex Sky-Dweller- White Gold, Black Dial ref. 326139
  • Retail Price: S$60,644
  • Market Average: S$40,363
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$41,876

Its main ones are an inverted red triangle showing the extra time zone, a ring command bezel, an off-centered silvered 24-hour ring, month display through tiny windows at each hour marker, and a date window at 3 o’clock with a Cyclops magnifying lens over it.

  • Production Year: 2014 – 2018 (Approx.)
  • Case Size: 42mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black, with Arabic numeral hour markers at 1,2,4,6,7,8,9,10, and 11 o’clock positions and lume-applied partially skeletonized hands
    • Bracelet: Black alligator leather strap with an 18k White Gold deployant clasp
    • Bezel: Ring Command, 18k White Gold, Fluted
  • Function: Time w/ Running Seconds, Date Display, Month Indicator, Annual Calendar, GMT Functionality
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 9001 movement with 40 jewels, a 72-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It’s a highly sought-after watch since it’s no longer in production. Additionally, it has price appreciation potential if appropriately maintained.

About

The Rolex Sky-Dweller ref. 326139 is a luxurious and elegant versatile men’s watch. It has a welcoming casual design consisting of a 42mm White Gold case, leather strap, and black, busy dial with smooth detailing. It’s relatively lightweight and has a good wrist presence (depending on the wearer).


2. Rolex Sky-Dweller – Stainless Steel, White Dial ref. 326934-0002

Rolex Sky-Dweller- Stainless Steel, White Dial ref. 326934-0002
  • Retail Price: S$21,192
  • Market Average: S$29,136
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$29,666

Its main features are an annual calendar that automatically adjusts for the number of days in each month, a dual time zone display that allows the wearer to keep track of time in two different time zones simultaneously, a 24-hour display, a date display at 3 o’clock, and a red-filled display window that indicates the current month.

  • Production Year: 2017
  • Case Size: 42mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: White Dial with Luminescent Hands and Hour Markers
    • Bracelet: Stainless Steel Oyster Bracelet with a Rolex Folding Oysterclasp with an Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: 18K White Gold Fluted Ring Command
  • Function: Annual Calendar, Dual Time Zone Display, 24-Hour Display, Date Function
  • Mechanism: Rolex Caliber 9001 Self-Winding COSC Movement

It’s durable enough to last a lifetime. Moreover, it retains its value and is highly sought after, promising you returns on your investment.

About

Looking for a classy watch for your next flight? The Rolex Sky-Dweller ref. 326934-0002 is what you seek. It’s a men’s luxury watch that combines functionality with style. It has a pure eye-catching design consisting of a 42mm steel case and bracelet and a well-balanced white dial. It’s powered by the Rolex Caliber 9001 self-winding COSC movement.


3. Rolex Sky-Dweller – Everose Gold, Blue-Green Dial ref. 336935

Rolex Sky-Dweller- Everose Gold, Blue-Green Dial ref. 336935
  • Retail Price: S$67,841
  • Market Average: S$72,180
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$74,440

They include a Saros annual calendar, water-resistant up to 100 meters, a self-winding Caliber 9002 movement, a bi-directional rotating bezel, and an off-centered 24-hour ring with Everose Gold-plated numeral markers.

  • Production Year: 2023
  • Case Size: 42mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Blue-green, with partially skeletonized Chromalight applied Everose Gold hands and index hour markers
    • Bracelet: 18 kt Everose Gold Oyster, with a Folding Oysterclasp buckle with Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: Fluted, bi-directional rotatable Ring Command
  • Function: Annual calendar, GMT, second time zone, date
  • Mechanism: Self-winding Caliber 9002 movement with 40 jewels, a 72-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

Self-winding Caliber 9002 movement with 40 jewels, a 72-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency.

About

The Rolex Sky-Dweller ref. m336935-0001 is a luxurious (unisex) timepiece that’s the newest member of the Sky-Dweller family. Its colorful design makes it highly versatile, with its blue-green dial being its most striking characteristic. Its hefty profile may be an inconvenience for some, but that’s a small price to pay to enjoy its unmatched magic.


Submariner

The Rolex Submariner is a popular collection of diving watches. It has existed since 1953, and many famous people, including James Bond, have worn its classic timepieces. Its watches were exclusively meant for divers at first, but years of upgrades and new materials have made them as comfortable out of the water as they are in it.

1. Rolex Submariner – Oystersteel, Green Dial ‘Hulk’ ref. 116610LV-0002

Rolex Submariner- Oystersteel, Green Dial ‘Hulk’ ref. 116610LV-0002
  • Retail Price: S$12,062
  • Market Average: S$27,643
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$30,688

They include a unidirectional rotatable bezel with a luminous dot, a date window at 3 o’clock, water resistance up to 300m, a ‘Super Case,’ and a self-winding mechanical Caliber 3135 movement.

  • Production Year: 2010-2020
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Green with Chromalight lume-applied Mercedes-style hands and hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with an Oysterlock clasp fitted with a Glidelock extension system
    • Bezel: Unidirectional rotatable with a green Cerachrom insert and 60-minute graduations
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3135 movement with 31 jewels, a 48-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It was discontinued, making it a must-have among watch collectors. Additionally, its price has increased by at least 5 percent between 2020 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex ‘Hulk’ ref. 116610LV-0002 is a luxury men’s sports watch with a green bezel and dial (hence the fitting moniker). It has a 40mm stainless steel ‘Super Case’ and matching Oyster bracelet. Its bezel’s green insert is crafted from Rolex’s patented Cerachrom material enabling it to stay handsome and shiny for years- even in salty water or excess sunlight!


2. Rolex Submariner – Oystersteel, Black Dial ‘No Date’ ref. M114060-002

Rolex Submariner- Oystersteel, Black Dial ‘No Date’ ref. M114060-002
  • Retail Price: S$10,529
  • Market Average: S$14,581
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$15,791

The main ones are a Triplock winding crown, a unidirectional rotating bezel, an automatic Rolex Caliber 3130 movement, water resistance to 300m, and a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal over its dial.

  • Production Year: 2012-2020
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black, with Chromalight lume-applied Mercedes-style hands and hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with an Oysterlock clasp fitted with a Glidelock extension system
    • Bezel: Unidirectional rotating with black Ceramic Cerachrom insert
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Perpetual, mechanical, self-winding Rolex Caliber 3130 movement with 31 jewels, a 48-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It’s incredibly versatile, plus it’s no longer in production- a quality that raises its desirability among most watch collectors and fans.

About

The Rolex Submariner ‘No Date’ ref. m114060-002 is a luxury men’s sports watch with a simple steel-black dial design and a factor that sets it apart: It’s the only Submariner without a date display. It fits nicely around the wrist and its dateless feature allows it to settle in with a tux and bow tie as fast as it would with a diving suit.


3. Rolex Submariner – Yellow Gold, Black Dial ref. 126618LN-0002

Rolex Submariner- Yellow Gold, Black Dial ref. 126618LN-0002
  • Retail Price: S$51,980
  • Market Average: S$53,721
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$56,913

They include a date window at 3 o’clock with a Cyclops magnifying lens over it, a unidirectional rotatable Cerachrom ceramic bezel, water resistance to 300m, a screw-down caseback, and a self-winding Caliber 3235 movement.

  • Production Year: 2020
  • Case Size: 41mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black with Chromalight lume-applied Mercedes-style hands and oversized hour markers
    • Bracelet: 18 kt Yellow Gold, Oyster, with a Folding Oysterlock safety clasp buckle with a Rolex Glidelock extension system
    • Bezel: Unidirectional rotatable 60-minute graduated, scratch-resistant Cerachrom insert in ceramic, numerals and graduations coated in gold
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3235 movement with 31 jewels, a 70-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

As per WatchCharts, its average market price increased from S$52,293 on October 22, 2022, to S$53,721 on April 18, 2023.

About

Simply put, the Rolex Submariner ref. 126618ln-0002 is a luxury dive watch with attitude. And it’s not just because of its formidable 41mm case size but because of its intense black dial that radiates a mellow blue hue in the dark. Its sexy Yellow Gold body and bracelet make it a dive tool that can appeal to women seeking a serious underwater partner as much as it can to men.


Yacht-Master

The Yacht-Master is a collection of luxury sports models inspired by the world of sailing. It preceeds the Rolex Yacht-Master II and Rolex introduced in 1992 and its waterproof watches are reliable nautical instruments that celebrate the ties between Rolex and the world of sailing. The Yacht-Master range is easily recognizable for its bidirectional rotatable 60-minute graduated bezel.

1. Rolex Yacht-Master – Rolesium, Bright Blue Dial ref. m126622-0002

Rolex Yacht-Master- Rolesium, Bright Blue Dial ref. m126622-0002
  • Retail Price: S$16,390
  • Market Average: S$19,943
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$20,856

They include a bi-directional rotatable bezel with oversized engraved numerals, water resistance to 100, an automatic 3235 movement, a patented ‘Triplock’ locking crown, a bracelet with a safety clasp, and a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal over the dial.

  • Production Year: 2019
  • Case Size: 40mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Bright blue, with Chromalight lume-applied Mercedes-style hands, a lollipop-style red seconds hand, and oversized hour markers
    • Bracelet: Oystersteel Oyster, with Rolex Foldover clasp buckle with Easylink 5mm comfort extension link
    • Bezel: 950 Platinum bi-directional rotatable with raised numerals
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic Caliber 3235 movement

It holds its value well over time, thanks to its high-quality materials and connection to the Crown.

About

The Rolex Yacht-Master ref. m126622-0002 is a stunning men’s watch that combines the best of functionality and style. It has an excellent masculine design consisting of a 40mm Rolesium case and Oystersteel bracelet, which give the piece some character along with the sturdy bezel. It also has a neat blue dial that works with the bezel to ensure seamless calculation of distances.


2. Rolex Yacht-Master 42 – 18K White Gold, Black Dial ref. M226659-0002

Rolex Yacht-Master 42- 18K White Gold, Black Dial ref. M226659-0002
  • Retail Price: S$40,651
  • Market Average: S$39,870
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$41,784

They include water resistance to 100m, a bi-directional rotatable bezel, a black Oysterflex bracelet, a date window at 3 o’clock, and a self-winding Caliber 3235 movement.

  • Production Year: 2019
  • Case Size: 42mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Black, with Chromalight lume-applied Mercedes-style hands and hour markers
    • Bracelet: Black Oysterflex strap with a Folding Oysterlock safety clasp buckle with Rolex Glidelock extension system
    • Bezel: Bidirectional rotatable 60-minute graduated bezel
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Rolex Caliber 3235, self-winding mechanical movement

Its price increased by 6 percent between 2021 and April 19, 2023.

About

The Rolex Yacht-Master 42 ref. m226659-0002 is a luxurious men’s everyday watch with a bold gold-black dial design and strong Oysterflex strap. It has a rugged 42mm 18K White Gold case that complements the broad oversize markers for a visual appeal. Its excitingly legible black dial brings out a navigator’s adventurous spirit while staying true to its time-telling function.


3. Rolex Yacht-Master Ladies – Stainless Steel, Platinum Dial ref. 169622

Rolex Yacht-Master Ladies- Stainless Steel, Platinum Dial ref. 169622
  • Retail Price: S$14,794
  • Market Average: S$7,207
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$7,949

They include a Platinum dial, a bi-directional rotatable bezel, a self-winding mechanical movement, water-resistant up to 100 meters, and a red lollipop-style seconds hand with a lume-applied tip.

  • Production Year: 2006
  • Case Size: 29mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Platinum, with Super-LumiNova lume-applied Mercedes-style hands and a red lollipop style seconds hand
    • Bracelet: Stainless steel Oyster, with a Folding Oysterlock clasp buckle
    • Bezel: Bi-directional rotatable Platinum time-lapse
  • Function: Date, Hours, Minutes, Seconds, Date Display
  • Mechanism: Self-winding mechanical 2235 movement

It’s a vintage watch that was discontinued, which makes it more appealing to most (female) Rolex fans. Plus, its price increased by 1 percent between 2022 and April 18, 2023.

About

The Rolex Yacht-Master ref. 169622 is a luxury ladies’ watch with a bold, admirable personality. It features an elegant 29mm stainless steel case and bracelet that magnificently blend with the platinum bezel and dial for a stylish, in-control look- fit for a modern, sophisticated woman who wants to enjoy actual yacht racing in style.


1908

The Perpetual 1908 collection is named after the year Hans Wilsdorf founded the Rolex brand. It comprises elegant dress watches with a minimalistic yet eye-catching design, mainly breath-taking dials, gold cases, and equally powerful movements. It had replaced the Cellini- another one of Rolex’s collections which was established in 1986- in 2022 until further notice.

1. Rolex Perpetual 1908 – Yellow Gold, Intense White Dial ref. m52508-0006

Rolex Perpetual 1908- Yellow Gold, Intense White Dial ref. m52508-0006
  • Retail Price: S$19,126
  • Market Average: S$21,150
  • Secondary Market Dealer: S$24,470

They include a domed and fluted bezel, a chronometer-certified self-winding Rolex Caliber 7140 movement, water resistance up to 50 meters, a subdial at 6 o’clock, and Arabic numeral hour markers at 12,3 and 9 o’clock positions.

  • Production Year: 2023
  • Case Size: 39mm
  • Materials
    • Dial: Intense White, with Yellow Gold hands and Arabic numeral/ index hour markers
    • Bracelet: Brown alligator leather strap with a double folding Dualclasp buckle
    • Bezel: Fixed, Yellow Gold, domed, fluted
  • Function: Hours, Minutes, Seconds
  • Mechanism: Automatic no-date Caliber 7140 movement with 38 jewels, a 66-hour power reserve, and 28,800vph frequency

It’s crafted from high-quality materials, which increases its desirability and value. Moreover, it holds its value well and could appreciate before December 2023.

About

The Rolex Perpetual 1908 ref. m52508-0006 is a unisex luxury watch that combines cutting-edge technology with classic design. It features a stunning 39 mm gold case and a dial with an intense white color to contrast it. It also has an alligator leather strap that complements its beauty by adding depth to the overall design.


Comparison Table

The table below shows the key features of the models above. It also shows their launch price, current original price, and pre-owned price.

Model

Key Features

Launch Price

Current Original Price

Pre-Owned Price

Rolex Air-King ref. 116900

  • Automatic Caliber 3131 movement
  • Arabic numeral hour and minute markers
  • Inverted triangle at 12 o’clock

S$4,553

S$9,531

S$10,847

Rolex Air-King ref. 126900

  • Case with a shield to protect against magnetic fields
  • Automatic Caliber 3230 movement
  • White printed 5-minute numerical scale

S$5,116

S$9,931

S$12,437

Rolex Air-King ref. 114234

  • Pink dial
  • Fluted bezel
  • Oversized Arabic numerals at 3,6 and 9 o’clock

S$4,665

S$9,597

S$7,259

Rolex Cosmograph Daytona ref. 116508-0013

  • Bezel with a tachymeter scale
  • Three green subdials with Yellow Gold perimeter at 3,6 and 9 o’clock
  • Self-winding Caliber 4130 movement

S$S$41,348

S$51,586

S$99,371

Rolex Cosmograph Daytona ref. 116515

  • Black ceramic Cerachrom bezel
  • Screw-down 18K Everose Gold Chrono buttons
  • 3 pink/rose colored subdials at 3,6 and 9 o’clock

S$33,840

S$41,988

S$54,538

Rolex Cosmograph Daytona ref. 116505-0001

  • Index hour markers set with diamonds
  • Everose Gold bezel with black tachymeter scale engravings
  • Three subdials at 3,6 and 9 o’clock

S$97,570

S$129,298

S$153,336

Rolex Datejust 41 ref. 126334-0021

  • Date window at 3 o’clock with a Cyclops magnifying lens over it
  • Fluted bezel
  • Roman numeral/index hour markers

S$10,006

S$13,363

S$17,235

Rolex Datejust 41 ref.126300-0011

  • ‘Twinlock’ crown with two sealed zones,
  • Smooth bezel
  • Automatic Caliber 3235 movement

S$7,857

S$10,730

S$13,395

Lady-Datejust ref. 279381RBR-0013

  • Bezel set with diamonds
  • Self-winding Caliber 2236 movement
  • Screw-down crown with a Twin double waterproofness system.

S$23,840

S$25,460

S$27,791

Lady-Datejust ref. 279160-0006

  • It features a date display at the 3 o’clock position and a Cyclops lens over it
  • Water-resistant up to 100 meters

S$9,113

S$9,664

S$10,090

Rolex Day-Date ref. 228236-0012

  • Date display at 3 o’clock
  • Day display at the 12 o’clock position

S$45,312

S$49,920

S$51,720

Rolex Day-Date ref. 228239-0005

  • Roman numeral hour markers
  • 18 ct White Gold fluted (wave design) bezel
  • Instant day and date change at midnight

S$54,776

S$61,316

S$62,440

Rolex Day-Date ref. 128345RBR

  • In-house Caliber 3255 movement
  • Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal over the dial
  • Screw-down crown
  • Baguette-cut diamonds at 6 and 9 o’clock.

S$8,850

S$11,930

S$13,800

Rolex Explorer ref. 114270

  • Arabic numeral hour markers at 3,6 and 9 o’clock
  • Inverted triangle hour marker at 12 o’clock,
  • Minute track around the dial’s outer rim

S$3,134

S$6,731

S$8,222

Rolex Explorer ref. 124270

  • Water resistance to 100m
  • Twin-lock screw-down crown
  • Self-winding Caliber 3230 mechanical movement

S$5,870

S$9,664

S$11,470

Rolex Explorer ref. 214270

  • Oversized Arabic numeral hour markers at 3,6 and 9 o’clock
  • Solid caseback
  • Black time-only dial

S$6,666

S$8,730

S$11,416

GMT-Master II ref. 126710BLNR-0002

  • GMT function that’s indicated by the blue GMT hand
  • Bi-directional bi-colored bezel

S$9,982

S$14,261

S$22,938

GMT-Master II ref. 126720VTNR-0001

  • Jubilee bracelet
  • Date window at 9 o’clock
  • Two-color Cerachrom bezel insert in green and black ceramic

S$12,345

S$14,994

S$31,895

GMT-Master II ref. 126711CHNR-0002

  • Green GMT hand
  • Bi-color 24-hour rotatable bezel
  • Self-winding movement
  • 18 ct Everose Gold GMT hand

S$14,761

S$21,525

S$27,438

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 41 ref. 124300-0004

  • Stop-seconds feature
  • Double index hour markers at 3,6 and 9 o’clock positions
  • Caliber 3230 movement

S$9,980

S$26,157

S$23,768

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 36 ref. 116000-0010

  • Beautiful purple dial
  • Minute track with Arabic numerals at every 5-minute intervals on the dial’s outer rim
  • Transparent caseback
  • Screw-down crown

S$4,561

S$8,130

S$9,644

Rolex Oyster Perpetual 26 ref. 176200-0015

  • Exhibition caseback
  • Automatic Caliber 2231 movement

S$3,363

S$7,331

S$4,725

Rolex Deepsea Challenge ref. 126067-0001

  • Rolex Ringlock System
  • Helium escape valve
  • Water resistance to 11,000m

S$31,149

S$34,587

S$34,587

Rolex Deepsea Sea-Dweller ref. 136660-0003

  • Unidirectional rotating bezel with a ceramic insert
  • Helium escape valve 
  • Water resistance to 3900m

S$5,556

S$16,327

S$16,407

Rolex Sea-Dweller ref. m126603-0001

  • Unidirectional rotatable bezel
  • Helium escape valve
  • Triplock triple waterproofness system

S$17,441

S$23,991

S$22,842

Rolex Sky-Dweller ref. 326139

  • Inverted red triangle showing the extra time zone
  • Ring Command bezel
  • Off-centered silvered 24-hour ring

S$37,765

S$60,644

S$40,363

Rolex Sky-Dweller ref. 326934-0002

  • Annual calendar
  • Dual time zone display
  • Red-filled display window that indicates the current month

S$18,890

S$21,192

S$29,136

Rolex Sky-Dweller ref.336935-0001

  • Saros annual calendar
  • Self-winding Caliber 9002 movement
  • Off-centered 24-hour ring with Everose Gold-plated numeral markers

S$67,123

S$67,841

S$72,180

Rolex Submariner ref. 116610LV-0002

  • Water resistance up to 300m
  • ‘Super Case’
  • Self-winding mechanical Caliber 3135 movement

S$5,435

S$12,062

S$27,643

Rolex Submariner ref. m114060-0002

  • Triplock winding crown
  • Unidirectional rotating bezel
  • Automatic Rolex Caliber 3130 movement

S$3,132

S$10,529

S$14,581

Rolex Submariner ref. 126618LN-0002

  • Water resistance to 300m
  • Screw-down caseback
  • Self-winding Caliber 3235 movement

S$43,560

S$51,980

S$53,721

Rolex Yacht-Master ref. 126622-0002

  • Bi-directional rotatable bezel with oversized engraved numerals
  • Water resistance to 100m
  • Automatic 3235 movement

S$3,885

S$16,390

S$19,943

Rolex Yacht-Master ref. m226659-0002

  • Black Oysterflex bracelet
  • Date window at 3 o’clock
  • Self-winding Caliber 3235 movement

S$29,111

S$40,651

S$39,870

Rolex Yacht-Master ref. 169622

  • Platinum dial
  • Bi-directional rotatable bezel
  • Self-winding mechanical movement

S$6,543

S$14,794

S$7,207

Perpetual 1908 ref. m52508-0006

  • Domed and fluted bezel
  • Chronometer-certified self-winding Rolex Caliber 7140 movement
  • Water resistance up to 50 meters

S$18,000

S$19,126

S$21,150

FAQs

1. Which Rolex watch is best to buy?

When it comes to buying the best Rolex watch, there are many options to choose from. The best Rolex watches to buy ultimately depends on the individual’s preferences and needs. Rolex provides a wide range of timepieces, from vintage Rolex watches to professional timepieces, so there’s something for everyone.

2. What is Rolex’s most popular watch?

Rolex’s most popular watch is the Rolex Submariner. One reason the Submariner is so popular is its timeless design and association with famous people like James Bond to Steve McQueen. It has also been featured in several movies and TV shows, cementing its status as an iconic timepiece.

3. Is a Rolex a good investment?

The answer isn’t a simple yes or no. While some Rolex models in the Rolex catalog have proven to be great investments over time, others may not be worth the investment. Not all Rolex modern watches are created equal in terms of investment potential. Some classic watches, such as the Rolex Milgauss, Submariner, Rolex Explorer II ref. 16570, and Daytona, have gained significant value over time.

4. Which Rolex is hardest to get?

Rolex timepieces are known for their luxury and exclusivity, and some models are harder to acquire than others. While every Rolex model has a certain level of demand, some are more coveted than others. Currently, the Rolex Daytona is one of the hardest models to get, with waitlists ranging from a few months to a few years.

Final Word

Rolex watches have been and still are a symbol of luxury and precision. With their timeless designs and exceptional craftsmanship, they have become a status symbol for those who appreciate fine timepieces.

Key Takeaways

  • Rolex pieces are known for their exceptional quality and craftsmanship. They’re crafted from the finest materials and assembled with great attention to detail.
  • Rolex timepieces are good investments, although some have more potential than others.
  • Rolex watches are symbols of status and success. It’s evident from the number of famous fans who own them.

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