Top 11 Best Selling Rolex Submariner Watches for Men
Today we will be rating 11 of the top Rolex Submariner watches for men. I am personally excited about this list because we get to explore one of Rolex’s finest collections - the Submariner.
As you are aware, a Rolex watch is one of the crowning luxury products ever crafted. And for many people their first Rolex is their first luxury watch purchase they make. Few items available to own can compare to the unique quality, superb craftsmanship, and luxury of a Rolex watch. Few products match the style, prestige, and attention to detail.
Even more than an item to own and enjoy, a Rolex purchase is an investment purchase. Your Rolex watch will inevitably hold its value no matter how long you may own it or where you take it.
A Rolex on your arm and in your collection - simply feels right. We are convinced that you will love yours. It’s because attire is not just attire and a watch is not just a watch. A Rolex watch is a statement of a style and an appreciation of the craft. It is also consistently rated as one of the top men's luxury watch brands in the world.
Considering the last 100 years of innovation combined with the thousands of hours or development and design, coupled with countless satisfied Rolex owners the world over - all point to one thing - owning a Rolex truly lives up to its name. You can buy a Submariner many places around the world, including directly from the official Rolex website.
For the purposes of this article, we found several hand picked Submariner models that we loved in various colors. From 18K gold to stainless steel, there are many options to choose from. We also listed current prices in case you are shopping in a certain price range like under $5,000 or under $10,000.
And now, without further ado, here are 11 top Rolex Submariner watches for your reading pleasure. Check it out, and let us know in the comments what we missed.
ROLEX SUBMARINER AUTOMATIC BLACK
Summary: Timeless Rolex Submariner style
Details: The Rolex Submariner has a 7.0 inch band and a 40 MM stainless-steel case. Unidirectional stainless steel bezel contrasted on a jet black dial. Luminous steel hand indexes with dot white-dot hour markers make for clear face reading no matter the light. Prominent date display at the 3:00 hour mark. Crafted in 2008 and is in excellent condition. Automatic self-wind chronometer movement lasts up to 48 hours. Stainless steel bracelet with fold over clasp with a clear Rolex emblem. Perfect for any occasion.
ROLEX BLUE OYSTER SUBMARINER
Summary: A great purchase for a beautiful Rolex watch
Details: Rolex oyster perpetual date submariner men’s watch. Unidirectional rotation with a 7.0 inch band and 40MM stainless steel case. The 18K yellow gold bezel rotates atop a deep ocean blue ring. Yellow gold-tone hands glide past luminous dot hour markers with Swiss precision. Clear minute markers on the dial are easily read. Enjoy a bracelet of stainless steel and 18K yellow gold.
ROLEX SUBMARINER YELLOW GOLD
Summary: Classic yellow gold matched with stainless steel
Details: A hard to find Rolex Oyster Submariner men’s watch with 18K yellow gold and stainless steel. This Rolex has the 40 MM stainless steel case and luminous hands and markers. Dive up to 1000 feet in this submariner and feel free to pause and check the time. The black dial and black dial perfectly match the yellow gold and stainless steel.
ROLEX SUBMARINER 18K WHITE GOLD
Summary: A markedly beautiful and sophisticated Rolex watch
Details: A stunning Rolex Submariner couples a striking blue on 18K White Gold. Powered by automatic movement cased in white gold, this watch is so beautiful, you’ll find yourself checking the time just to look at the watch. The bracelet is white gold with a fold over clasp and Rolex symbol. Swiss-made, perpetual date, and capable to a depth of 1000 feet.
ROLEX SUBMARINER BLUE GOLD
Summary: Classic style Rolex in gold, stainless steel, and blue
Details: A purchase you will never regret, this Rolex submariner is simply one of the most beautiful watches you will find. The perfect combination of 18K yellow gold, stainless steel, and sapphire make this Rolex stand out. The bold yet subtle features make this one of the best luxury watch models you can buy for the money.
ROLEX SUBMARINER BLACK
Summary: An iconic Rolex Submariner with a competitive price.
Details: A beautiful and classic Rolex with a black dial and stainless steel case. This watch is water resistant up to 1000 feet, has a unidirectional ceramic bezel, and self winding automatic movement. The oyster bracelet is adjustable for comfort. The black on steel creates an exquisite look that is a beauty to behold.
ROLEX OYSTER SUBMARINER GREEN
Summary: Green dial on a steel Oyster Submariner for a timeless Rolex
Details: A perfect gift for any occasion or enthusiast, this round Rolex Submariner is the watch you will love to own. The green dial and stainless steel case echo the masculine feel of this luxury watch. Combining swiss automatic movement and water resistance up to 300 meters, this Rolex Submariner is the perfect watch you are looking for.
ROLEX OYSTER SUBMARINER 18K GOLD
Summary: A solid Gold Rolex watch with a distinctive blue face.
Details: A pièce de résistance, this 18K solid Gold Rolex Submariner defines timepiece beauty. The solid gold watch enjoys an equally aesthetically pleasing blue face with sapphire dial. An instant heirloom, both you and the generations that follow will enjoy this watch with the satisfaction the finest Swiss watch makers intended.
ROLEX SUBMARINER BLACK VINTAGE
Summary: A vintage Rolex Submariner with black dial on stainless steel case
Details: This Rolex Submariner is a beautiful and classic Rolex men’s watch. It is an automatic self-wind watch crafted in 2008 and is in near mint condition. It has a 7.0 inch band, stainless steel bezel and black dial. A true luxury watch, this Submariner can be worn on any occasion or a generous gift for any of life’s milestones.
ROLEX SUBMARINER DEEP BLUE
Summary: A gorgeous Rolex Submariner with Gold set on blue
Details: Clearly demonstrating the reason why royalty where gold, this Rolex Submariner is as beautiful as it is valuable. The gold, blue, and stainless steel combine on this Submariner in perfect design and symmetry like the crescendo of a symphony. This impeccable watch employs unidirectional rotating bezel, screw down crown, and sapphire-crystal crown. An impressive testament in your Rolex collection.
ROLEX SUBMARINER 18K BLUE OYSTER
Summary: Rolex Submariner with 18K gold, blue dial, and steel bracelet
Details: This Rolex Submariner is a self-winding automatic watch crafted with 18K gold surrounding a blue dial on a stainless steel oyster bracelet. You could wear this Rolex every day for the rest of your life. Sophisticated look, superbly crafted, and an easily readable face make this watch one of our favorites.
No matter what Rolex you buy, you cannot go wrong with a Submariner. It is one of the most timeless and easily recognizable timepieces on the market today. And with many models under $10,000 starting price, it makes a great first Rolex purchase.
Even if you never test it to it’s water depth limits, you can’t go wrong with a Rolex Submariner on your wrist - whether your preference is sport, business, or casual wear.
A paramount luxury watchmaker, Rolex holds an anchor to tradition, quality and Swiss attention to detail the world over. The Rolex Submariner, the reference among divers’ watches, is simply one of the greatest collections in watches.
According to watch sales, the most popular Rolex Submariner colors are:
- Blue Dial in White Gold 116619
- Blue Dial in Yellow Gold 116613
- Blue Dial in Stainless Steel
- Green Dial in Stainless Steel 116610LV (the Hulk)
- Green Dial in All Black PVD
- Black Dial in Stainless Steel 16610 or 114060
- Black Dial in Yellow Gold
Unboxing your first Submariner is incredible. If you need a preview of what that feels like, check out this video below of the unboxing of a black Submariner in stainless steel.
The Rolex Submariner is a stunning watch that looks great for any occasion. That is one reason of many why we decided to cover this model in this article. Hopefully it has been helpful as you decide on your next luxury watch purchase.
What men's Rolex Submariner watches would you add to our list? Leave a comment below!