Rolex Daytona model has reached by now the status of the most recognizable watch in the world. First released in 1963, it has managed to keep the vintage charm, from the design point of view, of course, in a world where sport watches are continuously being reinvented.
This particular model has a 40mm solid case that doesn’t feel very heavy, suitable for a wide range of wrist sizes. The 18 k polished rose gold case and Oyster bracelet create the perfect form for the in-house mechanical movement.
It comes with three rose-gold sub-dials, all perfectly arranged so the dial layout is well proportioned. They also create such a great contrast and contribute to a great legibility. It also has luminescent hands and markers that look just marvelous on the black dial. The pushers that control the sub-dials are working precisely and you can even hear a light click when you’re working on positioning a certain function. The sub-seconds are placed at 6 o’clock, sub-minutes at 3 o’clock and sub-hours at 9 o’clock, The stopwatch function is activated by the upper pusher for start/stop and by the lower pusher for resetting it. The chronograph seconds have an arrow shape allure, a nice feature that demonstrates once again Rolex’s attention for each and every detail concerning the overall design of its pieces.
Its design makes it so versatile because it looks absolutely gorgeous even with a suit, adding a plus on the list of any buyer who is searching for a sport watch that, in addition to its comfort, manages to be the right choice even with a more elegant dress code.
The sub-dials do the job of enhancing this watch primary purpose, the one of an accurate and reliable instrument of measurement, with a dial created to fulfill its task without distracting your attention with any unnecessary or complicated design detail. Less is more and Rolex has always kept a watch design at a practical level.
All the Daytona functions are powered by a 4130 self winding automatic chronometer movement that is done solely in-house. This one incorporates a large balance wheel, a balance bridge and the high-tech in-house Parachrom Bleu hairspring that increases the watch resistance to shocks and temperature variations. It is, naturally, a Certified Swiss Chronometer, like all Rolex’s perpetual movements. What more do you need from a watch that succeeds to talk for itself by its famous branding – accuracy, precision, useful functions and a timeless design. It truly is a timepiece that every watch enthusiast should own in his collection, a classic watch that brings great value.
This watch exudes quality all over and has a spring loaded Oyster lock that keeps the watch at its place. with 7 mm for adjustment, so you can fasten it upon your comfort taste. The center links are also polished Everose gold, being by now a design signature.
Its all covered with the scratch resistant sapphire crystal, a feature used for every Daytona model, so this piece resistance is guaranteed. It also have a water resistance tested for 100 meters, something that each sport watch should be tested for.
Looking for a sport watch that truly can offer you so much more by its simple yet to remember design and by reliable and useful functions? This is the perfect choice for you to try and become one with a watch that fits you perfectly and gives you a certain feel of easiness when in action, a feeling that only a brand like Rolex can offer to its clients.