The Rolex Novelties: Watches and Wonders 2022
THE NEW AIR-KING
The new Air-King is visually similar to its predecessor, with two important functional improvements: crown guards and applied numerals filled with Chromalight luminescent. It also features the calibre 3230 with the Chronergy patented escapement and 70 hours of power reserve.
Retail Price: 7.050 €
THE NEW GMT-MASTER II
Of the many novelties introduced by the crowns brand there is one that no one could have predicted: the new left-handed GMT Master II with the black and green bezel. In watch parlance this is a “destro" watch, meaning it is designed to be worn on the right wrist. Available with Oyster or Jubilee bracelet.
Retail Price: 10.650 €
THE NEW DAY-DATE 40
Today, Rolex announced the introduction of a Day-Date 40 mm in platinum with a fluted bezel, an absolutely unprecedented detail. Glacial blue dial and the iconic President bracelet.The movement, calibre 3255 with Superlative Chronometer certification, redefined by the brand in 2015, features a deviation of -2/+2 seconds per day, which offers superior accuracy to the well-known COSC standard.
Price upon request (Ref. 228236)
Another novelty is the new Day-Date in yellow gold with green dial.
Retail Price: 36.200€ (Ref. 228238-0061)
THE NEW YACHT-MASTER 42
Still in the sport watches arena, we highlight the new Yacht-Master 42 in yellow gold with black dial (Ref. 226658). This luxury nautical model, "the watch of the open sea" also presents an interesting dial in white gold (Ref. 226659), the "Falcon's Eye Dial".
Retail Price: 27.400 € (Ref. 226658)
Retail Price: 31.150 € (Ref. 226659)
THE NEW DATEJUST 31
Full of energy and vitality, the floral motif of the new Datejust 31 brings the dials to life with a surface combining three different finishes: sunburst, matt and grained. Expressing Rolex know-how in the field of dials, the production of this refined motif has mobilised high-tech finishing processes. The textural effects are enhanced by the setting of 24 diamonds of varying diameters, which illuminate the centre of each flower.
The Oyster Perpetual Datejust 31 is available in three configurations:in white Rolesor version - combination of Oystersteel and white gold - with azzurro blue dial decorated with floral motif, fluted bezel and Oyster bracelet (Ref. 278274); in 18-carat yellow gold with olive green dial decorated with floral motif, bezel set with 46 brilliant-cut diamonds and President bracelet (Ref. 278288RBR); and in the Rolesor Everose version - a combination of Oystersteel and Everose gold - with silver-coloured dial decorated with a floral motif, bezel set with 46 brilliant-cut diamonds and Jubilee bracelet (Ref. 278381RBR).
Retail Price: 9.750 € (Ref. 278274)
Retail Price: 40.050 € (Ref. 278288RBR)
Retail Price: 18.800 € (Ref. 278381RBR)
THE NEW SEA-DWELLER DEEPSEA
The new Deepsea with 44 mm case and black or D-blue dial, which celebrates James Cameron's solo dive.
Retail Price: 13.400 € (Ref. 136660-0004)
Retail Price: 13.700 € (Ref. 136660-0003)
THE NEW DATEJUST 41
The new mint green and bright blue dials are the distinctive face of this model.
Retail Price: 9.800 € (Ref. 126334-0032)
Retail Price: 9.600 € (Ref. 126334-0027)