Rolex watches include a serial number stamped between the watch lugs at the 6 oclock position. You will need to remove the bracelet in order to find this. An authentic watch will have a deeply engraved serial number. You should be able to hold it to the light and see a slight glow around the edges.
Can you negotiate a Rolex?
Prices on new Rolexes are typically non-negotiable, and if you find what you like among the Rolexes on offer, then its a fairly straightforward purchase.
Do Rolex watches have serial numbers?
The serial number, unique to each Rolex watch, is engraved upon the 6 oclock side. Every Rolex since 1987 has a serial number that uses a system of one letter preceding six digits.
How much should I pay for a Rolex?
As of now, the entry level price for the most basic new Rolex watch is about $5,000, with most pieces people want priced in the $8,000 - $12,000 range. Of course vintage or pre-owned Rolex watches can be less or actually more money.