How to use WatchCharts Alerts

WatchCharts.com can help you find your next watch! You can use our alert feature to get notified whenever a watch is listed for sale, be it through a on-site notification, email notification, or in-app notification.

You will need a free WatchCharts account to create and manage your alerts. If you don’t have an account already, you can click here to sign up.


Follow these quick links for our guide to:


Creating alerts through a browser

Where can you create alerts?

You can create a price alert for a watch anywhere you see a ‘create alert’ button. Here are a few examples:

(listings page link, need links to examples)

  1. Listings page after performing a query
At the top right of the listings page after making a query

2. On an individual listing’s price guide for a related model, when available

If a Price guide is available for the listing, it will appear at the bottom right of the ‘price guide for a related model’, else if the brand or model is supported in our database, it will appear directly below the listing’s description

3. On the model page of a specific watch

At the right hand side of the model page, below the watch’s market score

4. On the ‘Watches For Sale’ section of a brand or collection’s model page

At the top of the ‘Watches for Sale’ section on a brand or collection’s model page

Managing and viewing your alerts?

  1. After clicking on the ‘create alert’ button (in this case for the Rolex 116610), the following menu will appear:

On-site notifications are enabled by default, however clicking the toggles will enable email notifications and in-app notifications (download our mobile app here). Clicking on the ‘view all alerts’ button will redirect you to the alert interface where you’ll be able to manage all your alerts.

2. Alerts Page on your profile

Clicking your username on the right hand-side of the nav-bar and subsequently ‘alerts’ will redirect you to the ‘user alert page’ where you can modify or delete existing alerts.

The user alert page displays all your alerts, as well as types of notifications that are enabled for each, and the ability to delete these alerts. Basic users are limited to 8 alerts with delayed delivery, while users with the Enthusiast and Professional memberships have unlimited alerts with instant delivery.


Creating alerts through our mobile app

Google Store and App Store links for mobile app can be found here.

Where can you create alerts?

You can create a price alert for a watch anywhere you see a ‘create alert’ button or bell icon. Here are a few examples:

  1. Listings tab after performing a query
At the top right of the listings tab after making a query

2. Brand, Collection and Model pages in the Database tab

From left to right: Rolex Brand page, Rolex Collection page, Rolex 116610 Model page from the Database tab

Managing and viewing your alerts?

  1. After clicking on the ‘create alert’ button or the bell icon (in this case for the Rolex 116610), the following menu will appear:

On-site notifications are enabled by default, however tapping the toggles will enable email notifications and in-app notifications. Tapping on the ‘view all alerts’ button will redirect you to the alert interface where you’ll be able to manage all your alerts.

2. Alerts tab

From left to right: alerts tab, editing interface to modify or delete alerts

The Alerts tab displays all your alerts. By tapping on ‘edit’ located at the top right of the page, you will be given the ability to toggle the types of notifications that are enabled for each of the alerts, as well as the ability to delete these alerts.


Examples of notifications

On-site notifications on browser (enabled by default):

On-site notifications on browser will appear in a badge next to your username on the right hand-side of the nav-bar

On-site notifications for mobile app (enabled by default):

On-site notifications on the mobile app appear in a badge next to the alerts icon

Email notifications:

Email notifications

In-app notifications:


If you have any further questions, you can contact us via email at watchcharts@watchcharts.com.

You can also check out our how-to guides for using the WatchCharts portfolios and bookmarks features.

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