One of the utmost luxurious Italian watch manufacturers is Panerai. During World War II, their timepieces escorted Italian Navy divers on their top-secret underwater operations. These Italian luxury watches’ action-packed saga dates back to the 1860s. Since then, every year, Panerai sentries have been popular in mesmerizing their cliques with modernisms.

It produces watches with a blend of classic design and modern innovations. Panerai Luminor and Panerai Radiomir are their popular collections and Panerais signature watch models, both with elegant black dials. Yet they’ve got several models under this criterion, so we have narrowed down our top 5 most stylish Panerai watched in the black dial.

PAM00233: 44 mm Luminor Manual-winding 8 Days GMT Men’s Watch

On top of our list of most stylish Panerai Watches in the black dial is Panerai Luminor 1950 PAM00233, widely famous as Luminor 1950 8 Days GMT Accaiao. It is a men’s athletic watch produced in 2006 with exceptionally most advanced features and functions. It is encased with stainless-steel, covered with crystal sapphire made front glass. It has a suitable rubber bracelet.

Along with 247 components, Panerai P.2002 caliber hand-wound mechanical movement powers the watch with 21 jewels. It features a frequency of 28,000 beats per hour, three high-speed spring barrels, and a 192-hour power reserve. The watch functions include date GMT, seconds to hours telling, seconds reset power to preserve and, a 24-hour indicator.

PAM00620: 42 mm Radiomir Automatic Men’s Watch

Second on our list is Panerai Radiomir 1940. It is a Swiss-made timepiece with cutting-edge features. Compared to other models, it is much smaller and slimmer at 42mm. This athletic timepiece is cushion-shaped made with stainless steel, a transparent back case, a round black dial with classic functions, and an excellent alligator leather strap.

Also, the large hour numbers three to twelve and bars, and small seconds counter are in place. The luminous silver-tone hour and minute hands have coated edges to make it clear in dark areas. The watch has an in-house P.4000 caliber automatic movement seen through the back, has a 72-hour power reserve, and is water-resistant to 100 meters.

PAM01000: 44 mm Luminor Base Logo Manual-winding Men’s Watch

Third on the list is Panerai Luminor PAM01000, which features a cushion-shaped casing made with stainless steel enclosed with scratch-resistant sapphire crystal glass. This analog dial watch has a fixed stainless-steel bezel in 24 millimeters lug width. The index is luminous as well as the hands. The hour indicators are large 3, 6, 9, and 12, and the rest are bars.

It uses the exclusive hand-wind OP I caliber movement with 21600 beats per hour frequency that contains 17 jewels with a capacity of up to 56 hours power preserve and water-resistant up to 100 meters. It is a sports watch which is also packed with many functions for users to discover.

PAM01321: 44 mm Luminor GMT Power Reserve Automatic Men’s Watch

Fourth on the list is the Panerai Luminor 1950 PAM01321, a lavish timepiece intended for men aiming for an elegant look. It is the Luminor series latest model introduced only in 2019. This watch features a cushion-shaped inclined more to a square case-back finished with brushed steel and smooth-edged curved angles. Multi-functional with up to 300m water-resistant.

Its black dial contains hour indicators, which are large 3, 6, 9, and 12, and the rest are bar markers along with indicating time hands with luminous inlays. The second sub-dial positioned at 9 o’clock has a blue Panerai hand. There is also a date window set at 3 o’clock, while at 5 o’clock is the 72-hour power reserve indicator.

PAM00944: 45 mm Luminor Due GMT Power Reserve Automatic Men’s Watch

Last on our list, but not the least, is the Panerai Luminor Due PAM00944, which was initially out at SIHH 2018. It preserves the original elegant design of Panerai Luminor sports watches. The watch features a stainless steel case with smaller dimensions on the case back that provides a comfortable feel on the wrist.

On the analog display are mixed indexes and stick hands in luminous silver-tone. It also has polished exteriors to make it resistant to scratches and on its interior is a rotating micro-rotor positioned off-center in the P.4002 caliber automatic movement. Still, two spring barrels is an indicator of 72-hour power reserve, a date indicator, and more.


Panerai still is among one the most recognizable stylish sports watches with its distinctive designs. All its models deal innovative functions with the sophisticated look, with this list, the elegant black look, making everyone want to own one. Remember to buy only from reliable sites. Enjoy your watch shopping!