If you have a Rolex or are considering purchasing your first one, you probably want to know how much does a Rolex weigh? to assess how it will impact your wrist or to compare it to other watches. While some individuals prefer lighter watches, others prefer heavier timepieces so they can feel the watch on their wrists.
A Rolex watch’s average weight varies from model to model. A Rolex watch’s weight can be impacted by a number of different things, including the material used, the watch’s size, and the type of bracelet it is using.
How heavy should a Rolex be?
A Rolex watch weighs and feels heavy. All Rolex watches are either made of premium precious metals like gold and platinum or high-quality stainless steel, including Rolex’s own stainless steel “904L,” a metal specially blended to emit a polished finish and withstand corrosion. Since the average size of a modern Rolex is about 41mm and new models use bracelets with solid links while older models do not, current Rolex models are heavier than older models.
How much does a Rolex weigh?
Rolex models made with stainless steel typically weigh between 119g and 160g. The weights of the platinum and gold models are 240–270g and 190–220g, respectively.
The Rolex Datejust 36 ref.1601, which weighs about 83g, is one of the lightest Rolex watches I checked, while the platinum Daytona with a blue dial and a brown ceramic bezel is the heaviest. It weighs 286 grams. Below is a list of common Rolex watches’ weights.
How much does a Rolex Daytona weigh?
Depending on the model, the weight of a Rolex Daytona varies because it is made of various metals. The white gold Daytona ref.116509 weighs 195 grams, while the platinum Daytona weighs 283 grams. The stainless steel Daytona 116520 weighs roughly 140 grams.
How much does a Rolex Submariner weigh?
The weight of a Rolex Submariner varies because it is made of various metals. The yellow gold Submariner ref. 16618 weighs 175 grams, while the platinum Daytona weighs 283 grams. The stainless steel Submariner 16610 weighs 135 grams, Submariner 14060M weighs 127 grams, and Submariner 5513 weighs 119 grams.
How much does a Rolex Day-Date weigh?
The weight of a Rolex Day-Date varies because it is made of various sizes and metals. The white gold President Day-Date 36mm 118209 weighs 179 grams., while the platinum Day-Date 36mm 118206 weighs 225 grams. The Everose gold Day-Date 40mm weighs 199 grams.
How much does a Rolex Datejust weigh?
A Rolex Datejust’s weight varies depending on the model because it is made of different sizes and metals. The steel and gold Datejust 116201 weighs 145 grams., while the stainless steel Datejust 41 126334 Oyster bracelet weighs 143 grams. The Everose gold Day-Date 40mm weighs 199 grams. The older Datejust 36 1601 weighs about 83g.
How much does a Rolex GMT-Master weigh?
Because different metals are used depending on the model, the weight of a Rolex GMT-Master differs. The yellow gold GMT-Master II 16718 weighs 164 grams., while the stainless steel GMT-Master II 116710LN: 152 grams, and the GMT-Master II 126710BLNR weighs 140.04 grams. The Two-tone GMT-Master II 16713 weighs 138 grams.
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