Comparing Rolex GMT Master II with Pepsi Bezel

The GMT Master with Pepsi Bezel is one of the most iconic watches from Rolex. What started as a functional watch for airline pilots so that they could keep track of multiple time zones, including Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), has become a top watch for everyday wear and collectors a like.

In 2014 Rolex released an updated version of the GMT Master II and it came with a few minor improvements and one big surprise. On the newest model the Pepsi Bezel is available only in 18k white gold.

Diamond Banc purchased this 2014 new GMT Master II watch for $20,000.
The new GMT Master II watch.

Traditionally the GMT Master is considered a working watch and it’s surprising to see Rolex releasing this model in white gold. In the past the GMT Master has been been made in stainless steel, for those who want more of a sport watch functionality and look, and yellow gold, for those who want more of a dress watch version. Never before has the GMT Master with a Pepsi Bezel been released in white gold.

Rolex GMT Master II in 14k White Gold.
Rolex GMT Master II in 14k White Gold with Cerachrom Pepsi Bezel

Interested in learning more about the Rolex GMT Master? Check out our blog post about its history.

Making the watch in 18k white gold has really added to the overall value of the watch. Diamond Banc frequently loans up to $20,000 on the latest 14k white gold model of the GMT Master II. On older stainless steel versions of the GMT Master II Diamond Banc loans up to $5,000. Need cash quickly and have a Rolex? Fill out our simple loan form today to get a quote, or stop by one of our locations today.

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