Rolex sports is one of the most well-known models from the Rolex watch company. This model is in the style of a sports watch, but it also has advanced timekeeping functions, so it’s suitable for many different types of sports. This model is characterized by its sporty design and the presence of three sub-dials on its left side with big numbers to tell you what kind of sport you’re doing without looking at your watch. Rolex sports models have very many features, they include the following;
The case of the Rolex sports is made of stainless steel, with alloy which is a combination of pure aluminum with a smaller amount of impurities. This provides an attractive hard finish that resists dents and scratches. The case forms the main part of the Rolex sports watch, it protects the movement and mechanism while also adding style to it. Most cases are waterproof. They can withstand pressures equivalent to a depth of 100 meters/330 feet below sea level.
The most striking feature of the Rolex sports is the dial, it always has three sub-dials on the side. The numbers are big and easy to read. There’s also a big second hand on the dial to help you tell time accurately. In addition, you can find a second hand that is smaller, so you can easily tell time and see the current time more clearly. This kind of watch is ideal for those who care about their timepiece and want things to be simple and easy.
Most Rolex sports watches have high-quality self-winding movements with chronographs (stopwatches). They are accurate, reliable, and very durable. They are also shock resistant, so they can stand the test of time. Most movements have a quick-set date mechanism. This means that they have a secondary dial on the dial which allows you to set your watch to inform you of important dates such as special days and anniversaries. In addition, these movements are precision instruments. They are able to withstand high levels of shocks and vibrations over time because they offer good protection against corrosion and dust.
With Rolex sports, you will find a very attractive bracelet that enables you to make adjustments depending on the model that you’re wearing. Some of them have a date dial, and some of them don’t. The clasp is often adjustable, especially if you want to wear the bracelet on your wrist depending on the occasion.
- Water Resistance:
The Rolex sports model can withstand water pressure equivalent to 100 meters/330 feet below sea level. Most people who wear this kind of watch tend to wear it in water swimming pools or even while snorkeling. Obviously, with such a high level of resistance, these watches are durable and very reliable timepieces that are also very attractive due to their robustness and sportiness.
The price of this model varies according to many factors, but generally, you will find them at prices from $5,000 (US dollars) and up. The warranty period is limited. Most people who wear Rolex sports models tend to keep them for a long time. You would need to replace them if the watch starts running slowly or becomes inaccurate or damaged over time.