With a perfect blend of elegance with style, Rolex GMT-Master II is one of the oldest brands in the Rolex legacy. It comes with high end functions which make it a classy watch embellishing the wrists. It has been one of the most popular models in the history of Rolex’s watches.
Initially one of the most unique features of this timepiece was its 24 hours time zone which was quite different from the standard 12 hour time. The function was developed especially for the military pilots and civil pilots who had to travel in different time zones. Rolex GMT-Master II was developed for the pilots to track down the 12 hour as well as the 24 hour time zone simultaneously.
With the changing times, there has been a considerable change in Rolex GMT-Master II style and features. The standard time zone and date can also be adjusted easily with the shift of the time zones making it a user friendly wrist watch.
Incorporated in the GMT-Master family, the GMT-Master II was unveiled celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Rolex Master series in 1954. The brand announced the updated version of the GMT-Master II at Baselworld 2007 marking major technical innovations in its making.
Considered as a perfect travel companion, the GMT-Master II is laced with technical function prerequisite for a traveler timepiece. Following the contemporary trends, the case of the wrist watch has been designed with a 42 mm size with a perfect finishing given in its making. Powered with a calibre 3186 movement, the timepiece delivers accurate and precise time to the wearers.
Elegantly designed, the dial is embellished with wide hour markers making it easily readable even in extreme conditions. In line with the Rolex Submariner, Yacht Masters and Sea Dwellers, the GMT-Master II also houses a triplock crown system to shield the crown. The use of ceramic in outfitting the bezel makes it look unique with a distinguished look. Ensuring durability and a long life to the bezel, the engravings of Rolex can be marked at all the sides of the bezel.
Giving an exquisite look, the latest model incorporated in the series has been furnished with a classy bracelet fashioning the wristlet with a luxurious style statement. Beside the stainless steel version, the GMT-Master II is also designed with precious metals accommodated in the making of the watch. With an anti reflective coating, the sapphire crystal glass shields the case exhibiting the working of the watch.