In last year, there are six types of Day-date which have 6 colors. This year, the most authentic Rolex, the Oyster Perpetual, also begins its way on focusing on colors and have 5 types, namely, the red grape, white grape, stainless, white and blue colors and what draws the most attention is the first two types. The official No: 116000. Rolex has colorful dials which were reflected in Oyster Perpetual, Day and Day-Date and other special editions. On this red grape Oyster, no much difference was made on the design, except the color.
At the 12 o’clock it surely have Rolex logo and the hand must be the luminous Barton pointer. Many people admires Rolex’ case and it side profile. Looking its side, the curved surface are polished and become very smooth when you touch it. Comparing to the professional Oyster watch, it has its own advantage on the thickness, so it is very suitable for daily wearing. Rolex Oyster adopted the screw-in crown and it has a double water resistance structure providing a 100 meters’ depth of water-proof.
Back in the old days, Rolex Oyster uses triangular pattern which are now applied to all the Rolex case back, including the Cellini. There may be some difference from the customized version but such as case back becomes Rolex tradition and symbols the solidness. Oyster watch matches Oyster bracelet, a perfect pair. Oyster bracelet has three knots and inside very knot there is a slight arc to better match the wrist. Fold-up clasps are pretty common among Rolex watches, even a leather-made strap still use fold-up clasp because it is easy to tighten and safe. But there are also obvious drawback which is too heavy in the button.
Rolex steel watches uses 904L stainless steel, which make contribution to the overall weight of the watch. 3130 movement automatic movement has two gears in the screw-in crown but calendar cannot be found on this watch.