Sell Your AP Royal Oak

Begin a unique journey with The Watch Exchange by selling your Audemars Piguet Royal Oak. Recognising the intricate craftsmanship and elegance that your timepiece embodies, we strive to deliver a service that reflects these values. With The Watch Exchange, selling your AP Royal Oak is secure, straightforward, and satisfying, offering a price that echoes its true value.

How To Sell Your Audemars Piguet Royal Oak

1. Complete our form

Begin by filling out our form, and we will respond with an estimate within 48 hours.

2. Visit our branch

If you agree with our quote, bring your watch and its proof of purchase to our flagship store in Mayfair’s Burlington Arcade.

3. Watch inspection

Our professional team will authenticate and carefully assess your AP Royal Oak, offering a fair price.

4. Complete validation

Accept our offer or consider a part exchange. Once the deal is finalised, you’ll receive your payment in less than an hour.

Important Features Of A Sellable AP Royal Oak

A sellable AP Royal Oak is in good condition, houses original parts, and comes with verifiable documentation. Crucial elements include the functionality of the watch, clarity of its dial and crystal, authenticity of its bracelet and bezel, and an overall pleasing appearance.

Why Sell Your AP Royal Oak To The Watch Exchange?

At The Watch Exchange, we prioritise exceptional customer service in every transaction. We handle all exchanges face-to-face, ensuring a secure, direct, and transparent process. Immediate payment upon agreement is a guarantee, eliminating any concerns about security or delay.

A stress-free process

You’ll have a no-obligation offer in less than 48 hours, without any stress or hassle on your part.

Experts in the industry

Our staff have a wealth of knowledge to provide the very highest standard of customer service every time.

Trustworthy valuations

With over 15 years in our industry, you can trust our valuations. We’ll provide a valuation based on a full inspection of your AP watch.

Quick payments

Whether you choose to accept our offer or part-exchange, we’ll ensure your payments are released in under an hour.

Receive your Royal Oak price today

We don’t want you to worry about any aspect of selling your Audemars Piguet watch, so we keep it simple. Simply head onto our site, complete the short form to get in touch and we’ll send you an estimate for your Audemars Piguet watch within 48 hours.

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    Learn More About The Royal Oak

    What’s The History Of The Royal Oak?

    The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak is a luxury watch that has become an iconic timepiece since its introduction in 1972. Its history is closely tied to the audacity and innovative spirit of Audemars Piguet, a Swiss watchmaking company founded in 1875 by Jules-Louis Audemars and Edward-Auguste Piguet.

    What Is Special About The Royal Oak?

    The Audemars Piguet Royal Oak stands out for several reasons, making it a truly special and iconic timepiece. These factors, combined with the enduring popularity and desirability of the Royal Oak among collectors and enthusiasts, contribute to its status as one of the most special and iconic watches in the world.

    What Is The Average Price Of A Royal Oak?

    The starting price for a basic stainless steel Royal Oak model is typically around £18,000 to £20,000. However, it’s important to note that certain variations, limited editions, and models with complications can have much higher price points.

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    Do Royal Oaks Hold Their Value?

    Yes, Audemars Piguet Royal Oaks generally hold their value well in the luxury watch market. The Royal Oak’s iconic design, historical significance, and reputation for exceptional craftsmanship contribute to its desirability and long-term value retention.

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    How Many Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Watches Are Made Each Year?

    Audemars Piguet, being a luxury watch manufacturer, produces a limited number of watches each year to maintain exclusivity and ensure exceptional quality. The exact production numbers for Audemars Piguet Royal Oak watches are not publicly disclosed by the company. However, it is known that Audemars Piguet is considered a relatively small-scale watchmaker compared to some larger brands in the industry.

    Are Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Watches Hard To Find?

    Certain Audemars Piguet Royal Oak models can be challenging to find due to their popularity and limited availability. The Royal Oak collection has a strong following among watch enthusiasts and collectors, leading to high demand for these timepieces. As a result, certain references, limited editions, or models with specific complications may have waiting lists or be difficult to acquire directly from authorised retailers.

    What’s My AP Royal Oak Worth?

    Looking to sell your AP watch? To accurately determine the value of your Audemars Piguet Royal Oak, several factors need to be considered, including the specific model, materials, age, condition, and market demand.

    To obtain an accurate valuation of your AP Royal Oak, it is recommended to consult with authorised Audemars Piguet dealers or seek the expertise of professional watch appraisers. They have the knowledge, experience, and access to current market trends to provide a more precise evaluation based on the specific details of your watch.

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    Who Wears Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Watches?

    Audemars Piguet Royal Oak watches are worn by a diverse range of individuals, including celebrities, athletes, watch enthusiasts, and collectors. The Royal Oak’s blend of sportiness, luxury, and iconic design has made it a popular choice among individuals who appreciate fine timepieces and seek a distinctive and prestigious watch.

    How Can You Spot A Fake AP Royal Oak?

    Spotting a fake Audemars Piguet Royal Oak requires careful examination and attention to detail. Counterfeit watches are becoming increasingly sophisticated, but there are several key indicators that can help you identify a fake AP Royal Oak. This includes the overall quality, serial number, movement, weight and sound.

    When Is The Best Time To Sell My Audemars Piguet Royal Oak?

    Determining the best time to sell your Audemars Piguet Royal Oak can be influenced by various factors, including market conditions, demand for the specific model, and your personal circumstances.

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    What Are The Key Specifications Of An Audemars Piguet Royal Oak?

    The key specifications of an Audemars Piguet Royal Oak can vary depending on the specific model, reference, and edition. However, there are some common specifications that are often associated with the Royal Oak collection. This includes its integrated bracelet and “Grande Tapisserie” pattern.

    How Do You Adjust An AP Royal Oak Watch?

    Adjusting the bracelet of an Audemars Piguet Royal Oak watch typically involves resizing the bracelet to fit your wrist. Locate the screws at the backside of the bracelet and either add or remove your links.

    How Do You Set The Time On A Royal Oak?

    Depending on the specific model, the Royal Oak may have a screw-down crown or a crown with a locking mechanism. If there is a screw-down crown, gently unscrew it counterclockwise until it pops out or until it is in the “unlocked” position. If there is a locking mechanism, locate it (usually positioned on the side of the case) and release it to unlock the crown.