Rolex 116520 WSO

Collection: Daytona Gender: Men
An iconic timepiece, that is. Rolex 116520 WSO is the timepiece that gonna perfectly suits the bill for those who looking for a watch that is built for longevity and reliably serve its purpose, in style. For the brand’s followers, the fact that it is one of the prestigious Daytona collection has already reasonable enough. In the other hand, excluding the haters, the other will soon say so as soon as they learn a few things about this beauty.

Rolex 116520 WSO 40mm Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona Automatic

Crafted with care in Switzerland, this elegant wrist flatter is a mid-size that is presented in a polished stainless steel 40 mm round case with bi-directional rotating bezel and a bright White dial, on a brushed and polished stainless steel Oyster bracelet. And not just any metal, the one used by Rolex in this Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona is a premium grade 904L stainless steel that is highly durable, corrosion resistant, and allergic-free for sensitive skins. Furthermore, its dial is covered with a world class sapphire that is enhanced with an anti-glare coating to ensure that it would be scratch-free and remains as clear as it was right out the box through time and use. Long story short, its built quality is superb, and flawless at its every details.

With a 11.2 mm thick, you can’t say that this watch is a slim one, but, it does compact enough to let it fits with any kind of shirt cuffs. Despite of its 146 grams weight, it sits comfortably on the wrist thanks to the sturdy Oysterlink bracelet that conveniently fasten with a double-locking safety clasp. And speaking of practical, this Rolex 116520 WSO is 100 meters water resistant so that you don’t have to worry about it when the weather is a bit unfriendly, well, it even suitable for swimming as well.

Of course, what makes it truly worth to be called as quality Swiss luxury watch is what lays behind its solid stainless steel case back. It is the C.O.S.C. certified Chronometer Calibre Rolex 4130, an automatic mechanical self-winding 44 jewels movements that beats at a high frequency, and capable to provides up to 72 hours of power reserve under full wind. Its precise three hands and chronograph complications with up to 1/8 a second of accuracy are neatly showcased by the Dial that features SuperLuminova coated silver tone hands and hour markers which can be easily read in every light conditions. Meanwhile, all the setting and adjustment can be effortlessly done by using the fluted Screw down triplock crown and push-buttons on the right hand side.

Just like the Black dial version, this gent’s premium timepiece’s suggested retail price is $11,250.00. Although it is not a new release, Daytona is renown for being rare and sought by Rolex collectors so that it wont be surprising if you find it being offered at its original price, or maybe even higher. Needless to say, "worth" is one of its very reason.

Watch Specification

Brand: Rolex
Collection: Daytona
Series: Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona
Model number: 116520 WSO

Ref: 116520. also referred as 116520WSO, 116520W

Watch style: Men, Casual Dress, Elegant Sporty
Display type: Analog
Movement: Swiss automatic

Rolex Caliber 4130. In-house. Swiss made, automatic mechanical self-winding movement, three hands with chronograph. Bi-directional self-winding via Perpetual rotor. Chronometer / C.O.S.C. certified. 44 jewels. 28,800 vph. 72 hours of minimum power reserve.

Functions: Hour, Minute, Seconds, Chronograph

center sweep second chronograph, 30 minute, and 12 hour registers. chronograph accuracy to 1/8 of a second.

Dial: White

SuperLuminova coated silver-tone hands. luminous stick hour markers. printed markers around the outer rim. three white subdials with silver ring: small seconds at 6 o’clock, 30 minute register at 3 o’clock, and 12 hour register at 9 o’clock.

Window: Sapphire Crystal

scratch resistant, anti-reflective coated. domed.

Case: Stainless steel 904L

Round, Ø 40 mm, ± 11.2 mm thick. brushed and polished.

Bezel: Stainless steel 904L

fixed bezel. fluted. black markers, engraved tachymetric scale.

Caseback: Solid

screwed in stainless steel. engraved.

Crown: Screw down triplock crown

Stainless steel. fluted. logoed.

Bracelet: Stainless steel

Silver tone, brushed and polished. link bracelet. Rolex Oysterlock safety clasp with Easylink comfort extension link. ± 16 ~ 20 mm wide. standard length.

Clasp: Deployment buckle clasp
Notable Features: Chronograph
Luminous hands and markers
Water resistant: 100 m (10 ATM / 330 feet)

suitable for swimming and shallow snorkeling.

Additional info: -

MSRP

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Rate: 1

Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price or Recommended Retail Price listed here may or may not reflecting the actual selling price of this Rolex Daytona watch. You should use it and/or its conversion value for estimation only.

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The Rolex 40mm Oyster Perpetual Cosmograph Daytona Automatic review in this page is written by Rief at Sunday, March 03, 2013. The post is tagged as $10000 up to $25000, 100m, 40mm, analog, automatic, chronograph, dress, men, mid end, on steel, rolex, round, small second, stainless steel, swiss automatic, three hands, watch.

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