Is the Rolex Deepsea being discontinued?

Though rumors were circulating at the end of 2017 about the Deepsea Sea-Dweller D-Blue dial being discontinued, the model has returned in fine fighting form amongst a sea of other new Rolex releases at Baselworld 2018.

Is Rolex Sea Dweller collectible?

Bigger and bolder, with a subtle nod to the vintage Double Red Sea-Dweller, the Sea-Dweller 126600 will no doubt be a highly collectible model in the future. It is, after all, the one that changed the course of the famous Rolex professional dive watch.

How much is a new Rolex Deepsea?

Prices at a Glance: Sea-Dweller Deepsea

Model Price (approx.)
Deepsea D-Blue, ref. 116660 16,500 USD
Sea-Dweller “Single Red,” ref. 126600 15,000 USD
Deepsea, ref. 126660 15,000 USD
Sea-Dweller 4000, ref. 116600 14,500 USD

Is a sea dweller a good investment?

Sea-Dweller Models to Invest in for 2021: Despite the fact that the Sea-Dweller offers superior performance and is less common than the Submariner, you can often purchase a Rolex Sea-Dweller for roughly the same price on the secondary market.

Is the Rolex Deepsea worth the money?

the Sea-Dweller Deepsea is not only just as good but even better. The Rolex Submariner is an indisputable classic. Following that logic, the Sea-Dweller Deepsea is not only just as good but even better.

Which Rolex retains most value?

Rolex Submariner
Rolex Submariner Several Rolex sports watches are known to consistently hold or increase in value. For example, the ever-popular Submariner is a good investment choice for its popularity alone.

What is the best Rolex model to buy?

These Rolex watches are the best investments of 2021

  • Rolex Oyster Perpetual. As one of the oldest watches in the Rolex catalogue, the Oyster Perpetual is also its most enduring model.
  • Rolex Submariner.
  • Rolex Day-Date President.
  • Rolex Datejust.
  • Ladies Rolex Watches.
  • Rolex Air-King.
  • Rolex Sea-Dweller.
  • Rolex GMT-Master II.

What kind of Watch is the Rolex Sea Dweller?

The watch that conquered the deep. The Sea-Dweller and Rolex Deepsea are ultra-resistant divers’ watches engineered by Rolex for deep-sea exploration.

What’s the difference between Rolex deepsea and deepsea?

As indicated by its name, Rolex chose a dial with a gradient that goes from dark blue to black. The other difference is the relocation of the “Deepsea” inscription to above 6 o’clock, where it shines in a bright green.

When did the Rolex deepsea D-blue dial come out?

In 2014 Rolex released a special version of the model, the Rolex Deepsea with a D-blue dial, to commemorate James Cameron’s historic solo dive to the bottom of the Mariana Trench, some 11,000 metres deep. From twilight blue to bottomless black, its two-colour gradient dial celebrates one man’s journey to the deepest place on Earth.

Can a Rolex go deeper than a submersible?

The Rolex Deepsea can go deeper than all but a few purpose-built research submersibles, and more than 100 times beyond the depth that any human could physically survive. The Rolex Glidelock extension system allows for a secure and comfortable fit over the most protective diving suits.