From the 18k gold fluted bezel, the 3-hour Cyclops eye date magnifier to the expertly designed combination of stainless steel and yellow gold (18k), the Rolex Datejust 16233 is the true epitome of iconic Rolex watches. This model first appeared in luxury jewelers in 1988 and packed the punch of powerful upgrades which come with a new reference number “16233”. Rolex replaced the go-to acrylic crystal for the first time and fitted the Datejust with a sapphire crystal instead, which makes it appear a bit more modern.
The Datejust 16233 screams Rolex more than almost any other model and has become the iconic and always recognizable version of the watch in countless movies and TV series. Synonymous with the lap of luxury, the Datejust 16233 features a Caliber 3135 automatic movement along with the ahead of its time Quickset instant date change capability. Rolex’s 3135 movement operates at 28,800 beats per hour which allows for a dependable 48-hour power reserve making this Datejust model a must-have for every Rolex enthusiast.
From Winston Churchill to FDR to James Bond, Rolex watches of every make and model have become a symbol of elegance, class, and precision design for the world’s most influential and innovative people. They indeed are a timeless wristwatch made with the most masterful artisan craftsmanship you can find in a timepiece of the highest heirloom-quality. Experience the difference in class, style, and craftsmanship that comes with the Rolex Datejust 16233 and discover true versatility on your wrist.