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What is a 5 Carat Diamond
A diamond's relative size is signified by its carat (ct) weight. A 5 carat diamond weighs the equivalent of 1,000 milligrams, or 1 gram.
Although it is true that one carat diamonds are the most popular diamond carat size used in wedding bands and engagement rings since most customers seem to prefer whole carat diamonds for their precious gemstone set jewelry pieces, 5 carat diamonds are thought to be a gorgeous and glamorous alternative to the standard. 5 carat diamonds are valued for their prominent appearance, their incredible size and features. Generally speaking, the larger the diamond's carat size is, the higher its quality will be, as internal and external imperfections are more apparent in high carat diamonds and precious gemstones.
What About Size?
A diamond's actual carat weight may not be reflected properly in its appearance. Factors such as the five carat diamond cut grade and the setting onto which the diamond in question was mounted all influence a diamond's appearance. For example, a diamond with a good cut grade will often appear larger than a diamond with a low cut grade, while certain jewelry setting designs have a similar effect, causing a diamond to appear smaller or larger, depending on the amount of light allowed to reflect off the diamond's surfaces.
In order to estimate how a diamond would look viewed from above, one need only measure the distance across the diamond's crown or its top.
Five Carat Diamond Prices?
A customer can expect 5 carat diamonds to be rather costly. Since 5 carat diamonds are so unique and since they usually boast high clarity, cut and color grades, 5 carat diamonds are increasingly valuable and incredible expensive. A 5 carat diamond's exact price will be determined according to its size, its clarity, cut and color grades and in accordance with current diamond market fluctuations and trends.
Although one carat Engagement Rings and wedding rings seem to be the popular choice when it comes to this year's diamond jewelry market, 5 carat diamonds are a favored among customers who prefer a more prominent, magnificent looking engagement ring, of a high carat, high quality diamond center stone for their high-end piece of precious gemstone encrusted jewelry. For those customers, Zoara has made available its exclusive, high carat loose diamonds collection, featuring diamonds in an array of shapes and size, from astonishing 2 carat diamonds to magnificent 5 carat diamonds.
Our collection of 5 carat diamonds includes incredible, top quality gemstones perfect for luxury gemstone and diamond set jewelry pieces. A five carat diamond is designed to complement any and every jewelry style and type, from contemporary heart shaped pendants to elegant and classic diamond stud earrings.
Be sure to check out our gorgeously designed selection of 5 carat diamond jewelry settings to find the perfect setting for your perfect diamond center stone. Our wonderful settings include beautifully wrought prong, tension, bezel, channel and pave settings in lustrous high karat yellow gold, white gold and platinum.
Before you decide on a diamond enter stone, we encourage you, our valued customer, to visit our helpful Diamond Learning Center pages and learn all that you can about the various diamond characteristics, including diamond cut, color and clarity as well as shopping for diamonds online, certified diamonds and 5 carat diamond jewelry setting styles and designs.
Also, please feel free to Contact Us. Our team of customer support representatives will be more than happy to answer any and all5 carat diamond questions you may have regarding Zoara's site and its extensive collection of loose diamonds and diamond and precious gemstone jewelry.