Today we will look at what we believe to be among the most famously recognized Chronograph watches available.
This review will be straight-to-the-point and filled with information that will be potentially useful to you to determine if this is a watch for you or not for you.
Rolex Cosmograph Daytona White Gold 116519LN Review
Rolex is a brand that has been innovative and has put forth every effort to create watches the best they can. They’ve also developed the self-winding mechanism and patent their Easy Link clasps, which expand or expand in increments of 5mm to regulate temperature fluctuations.
They’ren’t as disruptive with complications or horology like other brands. The majority of the time, they have a very practical application. The Cosmograph Daytona follows a similar design that prioritizes function and form.
In the beginning, it comes with a feature that was first presented in the Yachmaster 116655. The Oysterflex wristband is what we’re referring too.
The medium-sized strap will fit the wrist between 7″ and 7.75″. It is constructed of rubber-coated, two-piece titanium material. It also comes with a proprietary cushioning system. The black high-performance elastomer coating is a similar material like the one used on the Apple watch and this strap can be secured using a folding Rolex clasp that has an Oysterlock. It is possible to buy affordable premium watches hong kong .
This clasp style was developed with the aim of maximizing the sophistication of engineering, sleek design and, perhaps most importantly, to secure the most commonly used component of a watch and the clasp onto the wrist.
Let’s examine the design of the watch. The 116519LN features an 18kt white gold casing that features a polished black Cerachrom bezel that is highly scratch-resistant and invulnerable to effect of color fade caused by exposure to sunlight. The case measures 40mm in diameter and 12.2mm thick. It comes with a water resistance that is up to 100m/330ft. The case comes with a Triplock screw-down winding crown included to allow time-setting.
The dial on the watch is dark silver (steel). It has black sub-registers that can accommodate certain chronograph (stopwatch function) functions, and smaller sub-dial. The sub-dial for running seconds is situated at the 6 o’clock point. The chronograph’s 30-minute counter subdial is located at the 3 O’clock position. The 12-hour counter is located at 9 O’clock.
The dial is protected with a scratch-resistant sapphire. The dial is protected from scratches by a sapphire-resistant crystal. The dial’s flange features a finely printed minutes, seconds and split-seconds tracks that wrap around the outer edge of the dial.
Let’s “pop the over the hood” to see what’s inside the watch . Let’s get it open now. Like all Rolex watches, this wristwatch is powered by a highly precise Superlative Chronometer-certified caliber. This self-winding mechanical movement is also known as the Rolex caliber 4130. This automatic movement is equipped with the Rolex Parachrom blue hairspring. It is more resistant to shock and has stronger protection against electromagnetism. The movement is secured by a solid case back.
The 44-jewel movement beats at an average 28,800 vibrations per hour and comes with a battery lifetime of 72 hours, if it is only used for the time function or 66 hours when the stopwatch feature of the chronograph is running.