Rolex Datejust II 41mm
The Rolex Datejust II 41mm epitomizes the brand’s pursuit of engineering excellence and sartorial elegance. This classic reference watch, released in 2009 and based on the original 1945 Datejust, remains the cornerstone of the Rolex collection, offering the reliability Rolex connoisseurs have come to know and love.
The Datejust II 41mm is named for the iconic date window at the 3 o’clock position, which is covered by the distinctive Cyclops lens that allows for optimal readability. The Rolex Datejust IIoyster case comes in various styles, from the modern, Rolex stainless steel (Oystersteel) to the brand’s in-house developed 18K white gold alloy, Rolesor. The case’s screw-down back and crown ensure that it is water-resistant up to 330 feet. The Datejust’s hands and hour markers are coated in a luminescent film, offering a gentle glow that lasts up to eight hours in low light conditions.
The Rolex Datejust II 41mm steel and gold watches feature numerous dial options. They include diamond-set or mother-of-pearl dials, in addition to Jubilee, fluted and palm laser-etched motifs, applied to a traditional sunray finish, giving the dial a refined effect exclusive to the Datejust. To complement the Rolex watches’ dial, you can choose several bezel types, from the brand’s distinctive white gold fluted bezel to the smooth, modern bezel.
Powered by a self-winding caliber 3136 movement using the classic Oyster Perpetual rotor, the movement features the Paraflex shock protection system, providing up to 50 percent more shock absorption than other systems. It is also fitted with the Parachrom hairspring made from an anti-magnetic zirconium-niobium alloy, ensuring the watch retains its precision timekeeping.
To keep your Rolex Datejust II 41mm silver steel or gold watch firmly on your wrist, the model comes with numerous bracelet options perfect for everyday wear, from the classic Oyster bracelet to the five-link Jubilee bracelet.