When it comes to Rolex watches, the Oyster Perpetual collection is definitely one of the most recognized. It features beautifully crafted and simple watches, for both men and women, elegant and more casual. Overtime this watch has become a status symbol and a watch that is well known in the collector’s community. It was one of the early collections from Rolex, as its production began in the late 1950s almost during the time they also introduced the Datejust; the beautiful thing about this collection is the fact that they managed over the years to maintain a classic look while adding more features and bettering the mechanism. However, in this article we will only talk about the 34 mm Men Oyster Perpetual watches. There are three models and fortunately for the average person, they can be quite affordable for Rolexes. Usually, the price of one of these watches is about a few thousand dollars, but depending on the material they are made from they can even go up to $50 000.
The first watch in the collection is a simpler one made out of steel and waterproof for 100 meters. The mechanism is self-winding with the classic bidirectional self-winding via Perpetual rotor and the Officially certified Swiss chronometer. All the watches in the collection have these features. It has a black dial and comes with an Oysterclasp with Easylink comfort extension link. The second watch is made of steel and 18 carat white gold with a fluted bezel. It has a black dial set with 5 diamonds and 18 carat gold bezel setting and an oyster bracelet. The next two models are the Air King models, both with 100 meters waterproof and Oyster bracelet. The simple Air-King model comes with a blue dial and is made of steel, while the second and more complicated in design features a beautiful pink dial and it’s made of steel and 18 carat white gold.
The Oyster Perpetual Date collection is definitely your key to get a good Rolex watch without paying an enormous price and besides being beautiful, these watches are incredibly precise.