Rolex Day-Date

Rolex CollectionRolex Day-DateDay-Date 40

Reference

228235

Model Case

Oyster, 40 mm, Everose gold

Oyster Architecture

Monobloc middle case, screw-down case back and winding crown

Diameter

40 mm

Material

18 ct Everose gold

Bezel

Fluted

Winding Crown

Screw-down, Twinlock double waterproofness system

Crystal

Scratch-resistant sapphire, Cyclops lens over the date

Water Resistance

Waterproof to 100 metres / 330 feet

Movement

Perpetual, mechanical, self-winding

Calibre

3255, Manufacture Rolex

Precision

-2/+2 sec/day, after casing

Oscillator

Paramagnetic blue Parachrom hairspring. High-performance Paraflex shock absorbers

Escapement

Chronergy with optimized energy efficiency

Winding

Bidirectional self-winding via Perpetual rotor

Power Reserve

Approximately 70 hours

Bracelet

President, semi-circular three-piece links

Bracelet Material

18 ct Everose gold

Clasp

Concealed folding Crownclasp

Dial

White

Certification

Superlative Chronometer (COSC + Rolex certification after casing)

Rolex Day-Date | 228235 | Day-Date 40 | Light dial | The Fluted Bezel | White dial | 18 ct Everose gold | m228235-0032 | Men Watch | Rolex Official Retailer - Srichai Watch Rolex Day-Date | 228235 | Day-Date 40 | Light dial | The Fluted Bezel | White dial | 18 ct Everose gold | m228235-0032 | Men Watch | Rolex Official Retailer - Srichai Watch
Rolex Day-Date | 228235 | Day-Date 40 | Light dial | The Fluted Bezel | White dial | 18 ct Everose gold | m228235-0032 | Men Watch | Rolex Official Retailer - Srichai Watch

The Fluted Bezel

The Rolex fluted bezel is a mark of distinction. Originally, the fluting of the Oyster bezel had a functional purpose: it served to screw the bezel onto the case helping to ensure the waterproofness of the watch. It was therefore identical to the fluting on the case back, which was also screwed onto the case for waterproofness, using specific Rolex tools. Over time, the fluting became an aesthetic element, a genuine Rolex signature feature. Today the fluted bezel is a mark of distinction, always in gold.

Rolex Day-Date | 228235 | Day-Date 40 | Light dial | The Fluted Bezel | White dial | 18 ct Everose gold | m228235-0032 | Men Watch | Rolex Official Retailer - Srichai Watch

White dial

The dial is the distinctive face of a Rolex watch, the feature most responsible for its identity and readability. Characterised by hour markers fashioned from 18 ct gold to prevent tarnishing, every Rolex dial is designed and manufactured in-house, largely by hand to ensure perfection.

Rolex Day-Date | 228235 | Day-Date 40 | Light dial | The Fluted Bezel | White dial | 18 ct Everose gold | m228235-0032 | Men Watch | Rolex Official Retailer - Srichai Watch

18 ct Everose gold

To preserve the beauty of its pink gold watches, Rolex created and patented an exclusive 18 ct pink gold alloy cast in its own foundry: Everose gold. Introduced in 2005, 18 ct Everose is used on all Rolex Oyster models in pink gold.

MODEL AVAILABILITY

MODEL AVAILABILITY

All Rolex watches are assembled by hand with the utmost care to ensure exceptional quality. Such high standards naturally restrict Rolex production capacity and, at times, the demand for Rolex watches outpaces this capacity.

Therefore, the availability of certain models may be limited. New Rolex watches are exclusively sold by Official Rolex Retailers, who receive regular deliveries and independently manage the allocation and sales of watches to customers.

Srichai Watch is proud to be part of the worldwide network of Official Rolex Retailers and can provide information on the availability of Rolex watches.

HOW TO SET YOUR DAY-DATE 40

Synonymous with excellence and reliability, Rolex watches are designed for everyday wear, and depending on the model, perfectly suited for a wide range of sports and other activities. Built to last, these timepieces are characterized by their distinctive and timeless esthetics. The Oyster Perpetual Day-Date 40 is the ultimate watch of prestige. Learn more about this model and how to set the time, date and day by watching the video.

The Oyster Perpetual Day-Date made its debut in 1956. Available only in 18 ct gold or platinum, it was the first calendar wristwatch to display the day – spelt out in full in a window on the dial – in addition to the date. With the President bracelet, created specially for it, the Day-Date embodies the essence of Rolex prestige and excellence.

Rolex Day-Date

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