Diamond Nexus
Diamonds™ vs Diamonds

There is no reason to buy a diamond from the earth

The Nexus Diamond is technology’s answer to diamonds created beneath the surface of the earth. It is the world’s first heirloom quality diamond simulant. And it is stunning. When compared side by side with a diamond, Nexus Diamonds are in every way the better choice.

Origin

Grown in a lab

Chemical
composition

Patented formula, not pure carbon

Quality

Heirloom quality

Mohs hardness scale

9.1 - 9.2

Color

D color, completely clear

Clarity

Internally flawless, rated IF from AIG

Cut

Ideal Cut for maximum fire

Cost

Up to 80% less than mined diamonds

Environmental
Cost

None

Human Cost

None

Guarantees

Forever Guarantee warrants each stone will never chip, color or become cloudy

Origin

Pulled from the earth

Chemical
composition

100% carbon

Quality

Heirloom quality

Mohs hardness scale

10

Color

Graded on a scale from clear (D) to yellow

Clarity

Inclusions from the earth appear as spots or flaws

Cut

Range of quality depending on the source

Cost

Price increases exponentially for larger carats and high quality

Environmental
Cost

Strip mining and chemical runoff destroys habitats

Human Cost

Working conditions can be horrific, akin to slave labor

Guarantees

Not guaranteed

 

THE NEXUS DIAMOND™ ALTERNATIVE

MINED DIAMONDS

Origin

Grown in a lab

Pulled from the earth

Chemical
composition

Patented formula, not pure carbon

100% carbon

Quality

Heirloom quality

Heirloom quality

Mohs hardness scale

9.1 - 9.2

10

Color

D color, completely clear

Graded on a scale from clear (D) to yellow

Clarity

Internally flawless, rated IF from AIG

Inclusions from the earth appear as spots or flaws

Cut

Ideal Cut for maximum fire

Range of quality depending on the source

Cost

Up to 80% less than mined diamonds

Price increases exponentially for larger carats and high quality

Environmental
Cost

None

Strip mining and chemical runoff destroys habitats

Human Cost

None

Working conditions can be horrific, akin to slave labor

Guarantees

Forever Guarantee warrants each stone will never chip, color or become cloudy

Not guaranteed

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