Is GIA or EGL better?

Is GIA or EGL better?

As a general rule, an EGL certified diamond will compare equally in quality to a GIA certified diamond that is graded two color grades and one clarity grade lower. … Due to the discrepancy in the grading standards used, an EGL diamond graded the same color and clarity as a GIA diamond will be less expensive.

What is the difference between GIA and EGL Diamonds?

The main difference between GIA and EGL is that GIA diamonds are examined by four or more gem experts before a certification is made, leading to consistency among all of the diamonds. … An EGL USA vs. GIA USA diamond will usually be graded down two color grades and one on clarity.

What is an EGL diamond?

The EGL USA Diamond Report is a comprehensive overview of the world's most timeless stone. Identification and evaluation elements include the classic criteria of carat weight, clarity grade, color grade, cut (shape and style), finish, fluorescence, plotting, and proportions.

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