Rolex's Most Elegant And Complicated Watches Gets A Sporty Update
The PEAK Singapore|November 2020
One of Rolex’s most elegant and complicated watches gets a sporty update.
Lynette Koh
With its reputation for step-by-step evolution, it’s not every day that Rolex adds a new model to its stable of timepieces. But in 2012, it did just that with a watch that remains one of its most complicated: the Oyster Perpetual Sky-Dweller, a 42mm with a dual-time function and an annual calendar.

This year, the brand gave the elegant timepiece a sporty touch by updating it with the Oysterflex bracelet made of high-performance elastomer. Previously, the Sky-Dweller was only available with metal bracelets and leather straps.

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