Carat is a description of weight equal to .2 grams, but not to be confused with the purity of gold, which is described in karats. You may hear the term “points” when talking about diamond carats. One point is 1/100 of a carat.
- 2 carat is 200 points
- 1.5 carat is 150 points
- 1 carat is 100 point
- ½ carat is 50 points
- ¼ carat is 25 points
Learn about Your Diamond before You Purchase
We encourage our customers to review the GIA Diamond Grading Report before purchasing any diamond. This report gives a variety of valuable information and you will be able to make an educated decision knowing the authenticity and true value of the gem. Talk to any of our specialists in Atlanta if you have questions.