Every year, people can’t wait to see what Rolex will come up with for Baselworld, and they rarely disappoint. The world’s biggest watch brand always has a couple of surprises up their sleeve. In this article, we’ll be walking you through the most notable Rolex introductions from Baselworld 2019.
- Rolex Yacht-Master 42
The initial 2019 model we need to talk about is the Rolex Yacht-Master 42. This new individual from the Yacht-Master family is greater and has a refreshed plan. Prior to now, the Yacht-Master had just been accessible with a 37 or 40-mm case. Rolex has made a shrewd move by including a 42-mm adaptation, as it will draw in individuals who’ve constantly loved the structure of the Yacht-Master yet favor a bigger watch. It additionally enables that this Yacht-To ace is a shocker. The blend of a white gold case on a dark Oysterflex wrist trinket is a dining experience for the eyes. At Baselworld 2015, Rolex presented a dark and rose gold form of the Yacht-Master. This most recent model could be portrayed as its downplayed older sibling. The 2019 rendition combines a 42-mm white gold case with a similar scored bezel as its sister model. This bezel includes a matte dark Cerachrom embed with cleaned, raised dark numerals and records. The most recent Yacht-Master is controlled by the Rolex bore 3235 and can be yours for $27,800.
- Rolex GMT-Master II
Another fan-most loved to get a facelift is the steel form of the Rolex GMT-Master II. The 2019 version has a blue and dark shading plan and a Jubilee arm ornament. A year ago observed Rolex present the GMT-Master II with the notable blue and red bezel (otherwise called a “Pepsi” bezel) and a Jubilee wrist trinket. That reintroduction of an adored great was one of the most discussed watches of Baselworld 2018, and this new form is by all accounts emulating its example. This blue and dark shading mix likewise has its own moniker, to be specific “Batman.” With this discharge, Rolex seems to have settled on the conscious decision to just make the steel GMT-Master II accessible with a Jubilee arm jewelery. It’s an unquestionably intense move. Regardless of whether it’s the correct one? I’ll leave that for you to choose. On the brilliant side, it makes life simple. The main decision you need to make is whether you need to spend your $8,800 on the Batman or Pepsi version. Shouldn’t be an issue, isn’t that so? Discussing Pepsi, Rolex additionally uncovered two new forms of the Pepsi GMT-Master II. Both of these white gold watches are worn on the well-known Oyster wristband yet have various dials: One accompanies a striking shooting star dial, while the dial of different matches the blue of the bezel embed. Notwithstanding what you pick, be set up to spend over $35,000. The shooting star adaptation requires a speculation of around $37,000, while the model with the blue dial has a rundown cost of 33,400 euros (approx. $38,000).
- Rolex Sea-Dweller
On to another Rolex exemplary, the Rolex Sea-Dweller. Unexpectedly, Rolex has discharged a two-tone Rolex Sea-Dweller in yellow gold and tempered steel. Actually, this is the first run through Rolex has ever utilized a valuable metal for any Sea-Dweller. It’s a wonderful choice, considering the Sea-Dweller is the most no-nonsense Rolex sports watch and described by usefulness and innovation. To be fair, most people wear the Sea-Dweller as an everyday watch, so it makes sense that Rolex decided to release a yellow gold and steel edition. This watch is essentially a more exclusive version of the Rolex Sea-Dweller introduced at Baselworld 2017. It features the same Rolex caliber 3225 and has the same technical specifications. This special Sea-Dweller will sell for 14,300 euros (approx. $15,400.) While we’ve looked at the biggest Rolex announcements from Baselworld 2019, this list is far from exhaustive. One thing’s for sure: The brand has gotten people talking again. As always, they were able to surprise us with some bold moves. It looks to be another successful year ahead for the world’s biggest watch brand.