The American Express Gold Card weight is 15 grams. By comparison, the old Amex Premier Rewards card weighed only around 5 grams. That’s because the Gold card’s predecessor was made of plastic, whereas the rebranded Gold card is made of metal.
Amex Gold shares the same weight as a pair of other Amex metal cards, the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant and Delta SkyMiles Platinum cards. The heaviest American Express card is the Amex Platinum, which tips the scales at 17 grams. Oddly enough, the premium invitation-only Centurion “Black” card, weighs less than each of these cards, at just 14 grams.
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