Sky-Dweller, here it is! After the usual long wait for the usual Rolex has dictated to the world before giving his news Baselworld 2012, “he” – beyond the rumors – (strategically spread the Maison itself) is a “Day-Date with a second time GMT and, in addition to the typical time under a gigantic window, an indicator of the month which requires a simple correction of the year: in practice, such as a calendar year even if – usually – in this complication is also including an indication of the day.
Literally “Sky-Dweller” means “inhabitant of heaven”: If the name you expected a new era of sports watches like the Submariner and the GMT-Master, once again from Geneva were able to surprise us! Was enough to “take on the word”…
He’ll never part of the equipment of war, but rather will be a peaceful companion on long journeys, is in heaven, but only for holiday or business! We see the new SKY-Dweller Rolex directly from the press release: although to see it – like all Rolex does not appear – but it is a very sophisticated watch.
With its fourteen patents, of which five are new deposits, the SKY-DWELLER and able to provide great travelers, all the information they need to navigate easily through time: the dual time-zone local time indicated by the hands central reference time in 24-hour off-center rotating disk on the dial, and the annual calendar is particularly innovative, in reference to the homonymous called Saros astronomical phenomenon that inspired one that requires correction and the date each year, between February and March, and an indication of the months within twelve discrete windows that follow the edge of the dial.
The SKY-DWELLER and to read as intuitive and user friendly tool. To quickly adjust the local time, reference time and calendar, clock and has an extremely innovative in the case and the movement. This interface is realized in the COMMAND RING bezel, which allows you to select the functions to be adjusted by simply rotating the same. After selecting the function, and can adjust quickly from the only position correction winding crown, in both directions.
The SKY-DWELLER is home to the new caliber 9001, developed and manufactured entirely by Rolex and is officially certified Swiss chronometer.
The SKY-DWELLER, available in white gold, yellow or Everose 18 ct., Cast by Rolex in his own foundry, and equipped with the feature knurled bezel recalling specific details of the brand. The case measures 42 mm OYSTER.
ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL SKY-DWELLER
REFERENCES (CASSA – CUFF): 326939 to 72419
Case Model OYSTER (carrure block, screwed back and crown)
Diameter 42 mm
Material white gold 18 ct., Glossy finish
Screwed caseback with Rolex grooves
Knurled Bezel, Bidirectional rotating RING COMMAND
Screwed crown, double sealing system Twinlock
Sapphire Synthesis, Anti-scratch
Magnifying glass CYCLOPE (2.5 ×) over the date, double anti-reflective coating
Up to 100 meters
Ivory, satin finish
Roman numerals in white gold 18 ct.
18 ct white gold. With phosphorescent material
OYSTER (3 rows), massive mesh
18 ct white gold, Polished central links, lateral links satin and polished on the sides
OYSTERCLASP clasp with folding buckle
Extension system EASYLINK 5 mm cuff for added comfort.