Rolex’s new products in 2018 are mainly about paying tribute to classics and gradually replacing the latest generation of movements with the current series of watches. These two characteristics are used together in Oyster Perpetual Rolex Deepsea (oyster constant (Rolex Deepsea).
The watch’s rotating bezel with 12 o’clock mark, dial scale and hour markers is filled with Rolex Chromalight luminous luminescence, providing excellent time reading in the deep sea
Feature one: the special noodles continue
The ROLEX Deepsea watch with a two-tone graduated dial is one of Rolex’s iconic models. It was first introduced in 2014, in order to pay homage to the Deepsea Challenge and named it; the dark blue gradient was changed to the dark D-blue The faceplate is a scene of deep sea explorer James Cameron diving into the abyss at the depth of 10,908 meters. After 4 years, Rolex has retained the D-blue gradient color palette. The 44mm diameter has always been one of the few large Rolex models. This time, the strap has been adjusted to make the overall line more visually clear and Consistency while upgrading wearing comfort.
Rolex Deepsea is equipped with a helium exhaust valve, which effectively reduces the chance of the watch case being burst by gas during the deep dive ashore
Feature two: what other details have been changed
The scale of the new ROLEX Deepsea watch face has been changed, especially the hour markers at 6 and 9 o’clock are slightly narrower than before. The fonts of \\ ‘Original Gas Escape Valve \\’ and \\ ‘Ring Lock System \\’ have also been changed to echo \\ ‘Deepsea \\’. In addition, Rolex adjusted the length of the second and minute hands, both of which were extended by about 1 mm to perfectly tangent the scale circle. In order to ensure that the watch is not affected after diving into the deep sea, the watch’s oyster-like case has been completely redesigned. Rolex invented the Ringlock system, which is divided into three parts: a 5.5 mm thick domed sapphire crystal; the height placed in the middle case Performance nitrogen alloy stainless steel ring; and case back made of oystersteel and grade 5 titanium alloy, the Rolex Deepsea watch can withstand great deep water pressure and water resistance.
The performance of the new generation movement has been comprehensively improved in all aspects, especially the power reserve has been increased to 70 hours.
Feature 3: Starting from the ‘core’ Power is stronger
The biggest highlight of this model is that it is equipped with the brand’s next-generation 3235 self-made automatic winding movement. The movement is equipped with Rolex’s patented Chronergy escapement. The new escapement is made of nickel-phosphorus, which is highly efficient and reliable, and is not affected by magnetic fields. The movement is equipped with a blue Parachrom hairspring, made of a unique alloy cast by Rolex, which is immune to magnetic interference and has a shock resistance ten times higher than that of a traditional hairspring. The hairspring is also equipped with a Rolex end ring to ensure that regularity is maintained in different positions. The 3235 movement is equipped with a permanent movement automatic refining component, and the movement is reworked by the permanent movement automatic disk. The new structure of the barrel and the excellent efficiency of the escapement system increased the power reserve of the 3235 movement from 50 hours to 70 hours of the previous generation.
Stainless steel material / 3235 self-winding movement / hours, minutes, seconds, date display / sapphire crystal mirror / waterproof 3900 meters / table diameter 44mm / reference price: about 95,000 RMB