From Humble beginnings, Kintaro Hattori’s Vision for Seiko has change into reality. A consuming passion for excellence – imprinted in our Corporate DNA passed from generation to generation. Seiko, for 125 years committed to the art and science of time.
A culture of innovation connects a 19th century Tokyo clock shop with 20th century advances in timekeeping to an atypical 21st century “quiet revolution.” Continually driven by dedication and passion, established a multitude of world’s first technologies… transforming the principles of timekeeping.
The first quartz wristwatch – changed the history of time.
The first Kinetic – marked a new era in quartz watch technology.
In 1969, Seiko Astron, the first quartz wristwatch – used to be introduced.
Instantly, Seiko exponentially improved the accuracy of wristwatches –And Seiko technology firmly established today’s standard in Olympic and sports timing.
1984, another celebrated first – Kinetic Technology – powered by body movement.
Kinetic – a quartz mechanism with unparalleled accuracy –the motive force at the back of more world’s firsts.
Kinetic Chronograph – the next generation of high performance timekeeping.
Kinetic Auto Relay – mechanically resets to the right kind time.
Kinetic Perpetual – combining the date perfect technology of perpetual calendar with the genius of Kinetic Auto Relay.
And now Kinetic Direct Drive – move, and the watch is powered mechanically. Or hand wind it and see the power you are generating in real time.
In the realm of fine watches, time is measured by Seiko innovation – A heritage of dedication to the art and science of time.
Seiko solar alarm chronograph. No battery change required and powered by all types of light. Solar cell with high performance electricity generation. Energy-efficient movement with long power reserve. This handsome timepiece has a stainless-steel case and bracelet. Its blue dial features three chronograph subdials, luminous hands and markers, and date calendar. Alarm may also be set on a 12-hour basis with two small hands. Chronograph measures up to 60 minutes in 1/5 second increments with split time measurement. Alarm hands can indicate the time in a different time zone. 100 meters water resistant.
Solar-powered watch featuring blue face with alarm, three sub dials, and date window
42.5 mm stainless steel case with Hardlex dial window
Japanese quartz movement with analog display
Stainless steel bracelet with push-button clasp
Water resistant to 100 m (330 ft): In general, suitable for swimming and snorkeling, but not scuba diving