From Humble beginnings, Kintaro Hattori’s Vision for Seiko has become 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 extraordinary 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 – was introduced.
In an instant, 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 driving force behind more world’s firsts.
Kinetic Chronograph – the next generation of high performance timekeeping.
Kinetic Auto Relay – automatically resets to the correct 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 automatically. 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 black ion-finished two-tone stainless steel case and bracelet. Its black dial features three chronograph subdials, luminous hands and markers, and date calendar. Alarm can 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.
Black Ion Finish. Two-tone watch featuring 60-minute chronograph, date calendar, and LumiBrite hands/markers
Stainless steel 42.5 mm case and hurdle dial window
Japanese quartz movement with 6-month power reserve and analog display.Stainless steel band with push-button clasp closure, 12-hour alarm, and dual-time capability
When the measurement reaches 60 minutes the stopwatch automatically stops counting.
Water resistant to 100 m (330 ft)