Porsche Design Model P8478 in Five Awesome Frame colors with interchangable lenses

ReadingGlassWorldSKU: P8478 A small 60mm

Color: Light Gold Frame (A) Small 60mm
This is the iconic and classic aviator sunglass from Porsche Design, model P8478.  We are one of the very few authorized retailers in the US of this iconic brand.  You are buying the original and authentic German engineered and precision manufactured aviator sunglasses, model P8478 which includes the full factory warranty, packaging, two sets of interchangeable lenses and free domestic US Shipping.    Available in a Light Gold Frame (A), a Titanium (grey) frame (B), a black frame (D), a Black and Silver frame (J) or a Yellow Gold and White frame (W).
AND, each of these five frame colors comes in four lens sizes: Small (60mm) Medium (63mm), Large (66mm) and XL (69mm)
Here's the breakdown on the two lens sets that come with the five frame colors:  
Light Gold Frame (A) comes with 2 lens sets:  brown or silver mirrored on a light blue lens.
Titanium Frame (B) comes with 2 lens sets: Grey Gradient or Silver Mirrored on a Green lens
Black Frame (D) comes with 2 lens sets: Olive or a Silver Mirrored on a Brown lens
Black/Silver Frame (J) comes with 2 lens sets: a Polarized Grey lens set or a Silver Mirrored on a Mercury lens
And finally, the Yellow Gold Frame (W) comes with 2 lens sets: a Blue Gradient or a Brown lens
The first sunglasses in the world with an interchangeable lens mechanism. In the limited-edition color Blue Gradient, teardrop-shaped lenses can be quickly and easily exchanged to adapt to different light conditions.


Lightweight titanium with impact-resistant poly-carbonate lenses ensure that the new “Exclusive Sunglasses” from Porsche Design live up to their name with innovative design and maximal performance. Includes one pair of interchangeable lenses.

The classic and iconic P8478 sunglasses revolutionized the sunglass market back in 1978 becoming the first sunglass frame with interchangeable lenses and today, they're still at the top of the list for functionality, purist and a clean-cut design that will never go out of style.  These are the ultimate symbol of luxury!

  • Classic Aviator shape
  • Five Frame Color Choices, each with 2 interchangeable lens sets
  • Four lens sizes: 60, 63, 66 or 69mm
  • Frame Material: Titanium
  • Bridge and Temple length:10mm x 135mm
  • 100% UV Protection
  • Classic Aviator Shape
  • Adjustable temples and nose pieces
  • Includes branded hard case
  • Free Domestic US Shipping
  • You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

    You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

    If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the 'Complete Orders' link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.


    We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.

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    Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.

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