How much is the Cartier Santos?

How much is the Cartier Santos?

Prices at a Glance: Cartier Santos

Model/Reference number Price (approx.)
Santos 100 XL Chronograph, W20090X8 15,000 USD
Santos de Cartier, WSSA0029 6,300 USD
Santos-Dumont, W2SA0012 4,800 USD
Santos Galbée, 187901 2,600 USD

Are Cartier Santos waterproof?

The seven-sided crown is set with a faceted synthetic blue spinel. It’s of the screw-down variety. This helps give the Cartier Santos a water-resistance rating of 100m (330ft).

Do Cartier watches scratch?

Real Cartier watches always have scratch-proof glass and you certainly won’t find this quality material in the knock-offs. The glass is also non-smear so if any water droplets were to splash it, they would simply roll off. On fakes you would see the water smear across the face.

Do Cartier Santos hold value?

Whether you’re a fan of the Tank, the racing-induced Drive de Cartier or the pilot inspired Santos watch, Cartier watches will always hold their value since each one is a prime example of the brand’s expert craftsmanship and horological know-how.

Do Cartier bracelets hold their value?

The Resale Stats: On average, Cartier LOVE pieces hold up to 94% of their resale value. What You Should Sell Now: Cartier LOVE bracelets, necklaces and earrings hold consistently high resale value on The RealReal, and diamonds are always in demand.

Does Cartier Santos have Lume?

In fact, there are two watches released last year that brought us to this model. The first is the Santos de Cartier Skeleton ADLC Noctambule, a blacked-out Santos with a skeletonized dial and a ton of lume to boot. Looking back at the specs of that watch, it has the same foundation as this new all-black Santos.

Can you swim with a Cartier Santos?

While your Santos, Calibre, Pasha or Ballon bleu is qualified for swimming, it should be checked every year, to make sure that the rubber seals are still water tight. Only then it’s really safe to take a plunge. This can be done in the Cartier Boutique or at your AD.

When did the Cartier Santos 100 XL come out?

In 2013, Cartier released a Santos 100 XL model with an in-house caliber and flying tourbillon. This timepiece measures 54.9 x 46.5 mm and is available in white or rose gold. Its movement is the manual 9452 MC with a 50-hour power reserve. This caliber features a tourbillon at 6 o’clock, which also doubles as a small seconds display.

What kind of Watch is the Cartier Santos?

Cartier De Large Automatic Grey Dial Men’s Watch Santos… Cartier Santos Galbee Stainless Steel and Yellow Gold 29mm… Cartier Santos Galbee 18k Yellow Gold & Steel 24mm Quartz…

How much does a Cartier iced out watch cost?

Cartier also produced an “iced-out” model under the reference number W20090X8. It is technically identical to the standard edition but for the abundance of diamonds on its case, bezel, and crown. Prices for this watch range from 7,500 to 16,000 USD.

How is ADLC applied to a Santos watch?

ADLC is applied to the Santos 100 Carbon case using a plasma deposition technique, chemical vapor deposition or cathodic arc deposition. This area of study is known as thin film deposition. To be effective, an ADLC film only needs to be a thickness on the order of microns (1/100 of a millimeter).