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Rolex Datejust 69178 President Diamond Review

The Rolex portfolio boasts of legendary models, each encapsulating a unique narrative, but the Rolex Datejust 69178 President with Diamond dial stands in a league of its own. A paragon of elegance, this exquisite timepiece showcases Rolex's unmatched craftsmanship combined with a flair for opulence. Adorned with diamonds and sculpted in gold, the Datejust 69178 President Diamond is a testament to the brand's commitment to luxury and precision. Priced at a competitive $14,500 at WatchGuys, this wristwatch is more than a mere timekeeper; it's a reflection of one's refined taste. 

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History Of The Rolex Datejust 69178 President Diamond

The Rolex Datejust, first introduced in 1945, broke boundaries as the first automatic wristwatch to feature a date function. Its innovation was not just limited to technicalities; its design too evolved over the decades. The 69178, often dubbed as the "President", emerged as a luxurious iteration of the classic, especially with the diamond-studded dial, reinforcing Rolex's dominance in the luxury watch segment.

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Key Features Of The Rolex Datejust 69178 President Diamond

Dial Variations: Diamond-studded hour markers on various backgrounds like champagne and silver.
Size: 26mm case size
Metal: 18k Yellow Gold
Bezel: Diamond-Studded and 18k Yellow Gold
Bracelet Types: President bracelet in 18k yellow gold with concealed Crownclasp.
Movement: Automatic
Caliber: Rolex 2135
Years Produced: 1980s to 1990s

Prices of Rolex Datejust 69178 President Diamond 

Retail price: Discontinued 

Average Secondary Market Price: $8,900

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Complications & Movement of The Datejust 26mm 69178 President Diamond 

At the heart of the Rolex Datejust 69178 President Diamond beats the Caliber 2135, a certified Swiss chronometer. Renowned for its accuracy and reliability, this self-winding movement also boasts of a Quickset date feature. This ensures the user can adjust the date without having to rotate the hands, a testament to Rolex's attention to detail and user convenience.

Who Wears The Rolex Datejust 69178 President Diamond

The Rolex Datejust 69178 President Diamond is often the timepiece of choice for those at the zenith of their professions, including celebrities, business tycoons, and watch connoisseurs. Its luxurious design and gleaming diamonds make it a perfect accessory for red-carpet events and boardroom meetings alike. While it shares familial traits with other Datejust models, its diamond dial and the prestigious President bracelet distinguish it, making it an object of envy and admiration in the horological world.

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