THESE Are The 15 BEST Seiko Watches In 2021

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If I had to name one watch brand that won’t break the bank but still builds quality timepieces, I would go with Seiko. These are the 15 BEST Seiko watches (our personal favorites out of the hundreds of models available), and you can find them all on Amazon!

With so many watches on the market, Seiko is a consistently reputable, relatively affordable, and trusted brand that you can depend on for a solid wristwatch.

Not to mention, when we wear a good-looking timepiece, we not only add to our outfit, but we also simplify our day-to-day operations.

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(Ever pull out your phone to check the time, and twelve minutes later, gasp as you come up for air from the infinite scroll hole you dove deep into?)

It’s no secret that Swiss watches are the leaders in the watch market, but most Swiss watches are pricey and expensive to maintain. And while you might be able to find affordable Swiss watches, Seiko is a Japanese watch brand that never fails to impress.

 

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If you want to see all the Seiko watches we recommend right now (plus all their variants), well… who am I to judge? Here they are:

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Is Seiko a good watch?

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If by “good” you mean reliable, accurate, well-designed, and available at many price points, then yes, Seiko is a good watch brand.

Seiko has watch models and styles available at every price range, so of course these factors will vary to a degree, but overall the brand as a whole is solid and has a ton of history (the company was founded in 1881, almost 150 years ago).

A few interesting and notable points: In 1969, Seiko was the first to introduce the quartz wristwatch. And in 2012, Seiko launched the Astron, the world’s first GPS solar watch.

This is a fun article to read if you’re a Seiko fan looking to learn more about its history and the technical advances they made via the watches they created over the years.

Why you should buy a Seiko

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Since 1881, Seiko has been creating jaw-dropping watches that are both highly effective in their field (dive watches for water, field watches for the outdoors, etc.) and good-looking on the wrist.

Their craftsmanship has been honed over decades, starting with pieces like the Seikosha Timekeeper to timeless classics like the Seiko SKX007.

So, if you’re wondering, “Why Seiko?”, it boils down to this: Great value for the price, and a seemingly infinite number of good-looking models to choose from no matter your budget.

You’re sure to find something that works for you, but there’s also a chance you may be overwhelmed with their huge offering. And so that’s why we put together this article for you!

Is Seiko a luxury brand?

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No, Seiko’s main lines aren’t considered luxury, although Grand Seiko (now completely separate from main-line Seiko) is being built up as a global luxury watch brand.

Seiko has watches at every price range, and all series have solid options.

(If you’re looking for your first luxury watch, check out our article on the best entry-level Rolex watches)

From the sub-$100 Seiko 5 which we feature in this post, to Seiko’s dressier Presage line (Cocktail Time being a favorite, also featured below), and of course, to the previously mentioned four- and five-figure Grand Seikos… you’re bound to find a Seiko watch you love.

In this article, we’re highlighting 15 of our favorites! Let’s get started.

Seiko Tool / Sport Watches

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Seiko has made some outstanding tool and sport watches throughout their history. Tool watches are designed for a specific task or sport: Chronographs for timing races, divers for deep sea exploration, GMTs for traveling across time zones.

(If you’re into tool watches, you may enjoy our articles on the best dive watches under $500 or the best affordable Omega Speedmaster alternatives)

Most of our recommendations will be tool watches, simply because there are so many outstanding models in this wide-ranging category.

Here are a few of our favorite Seiko tool watches.

Seiko SKX007 / SKX013 Automatic Watch

The Seiko SKX007 is a must-have for any watch enthusiast, retailing for about $300. Interestingly, Seiko’s most famous dive watches weren’t made until the late 1900s.

Editor’s Note: While we’re mostly referring to the SKX007 here, know that the Seiko SKX013 is very similar, just housed within a smaller case (the 007 is 42mm, while the 013 is 36mm). If your wrist measures 7″ or smaller, I’d suggest the SKX013. –BC

Seiko SKX007 / SKX013
The Seiko SKX007 with rubber strap (left), SKX013 with steel bracelet (right). Both models have options for both a rubber strap and steel bracelet.
Seiko SKX007 (Rubber Strap)
$639.99

This watch is Seiko’s quintessential diver and its most popular, likely because it makes you look like a discerning collector!

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The Seiko SKX007 uses the 7s26 mechanical movement, which is a less expensive movement than the movement in models like the Seiko Presage or any of the Grand Seiko models.

Of course, you have to keep in mind that the Seiko Presage and Grand Seiko models are substantially more expensive than the Seiko SKX007.

On top of that, the Seiko SKX007 has a 44-48 hour power reserve, meaning that the watch will keep ticking for two whole days before you need to wind the watch spring up again.

The Seiko SKX007 features a very clear day and date window centered on the dial seen through the Hardlex crystal. LumiBrite markers provide long-lasting luminosity and easy visibility in the dark. This model has 22mm stainless steel and rubber watch strap options.

This is a watch that is highly regarded by both the watchmaking and the watch-wearing community. You’d be hard-pressed to find a watch that provides more value than the Seiko SKX007 at its price point.

Keep in mind the SKX013 has all the same features in a smaller 37mm size.

Seiko SKX007 Features:

  • 21 jewel Calibre 7s26 automatic movement
  • Case size: 42mm diameter
  • Water resistance: 200m
  • Case back: Screw-down

Seiko SKX013 features:

  • 21 jewel Calibre 7s26 automatic movement
  • Case Size: 37mm diameter, 11.5mm thickness
  • Water Resistance: 200m
  • Case back: Screw-down

SEIKO SRPC55 / SBDC005 Orange Sumo / SRPC07 Orange Samurai

I like this watch because it stands out more than your average watch.

The first thing you’ll notice with the Seiko 5 SRPC55 is the orange dial. This is what makes this watch unique. Just like the beloved SRPC07 Orange Samurai, and the SBDC005 Orange Sumo (both discontinued, unfortunately).

The Seiko SRPC55. Not the Sumo, I know… but keep reading ↓
Seiko SRPC55
$218.00
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    Somehow, Seiko has managed to take a color that most people think is too bright for watches and turn it into the standout feature of a beloved timepiece. 

    Furthermore, there’s plenty of contrast with the white hour markers against the orange dial. On this watch, you’re getting an automatic 4r36 movement and a screw-down crown that prevents water and dust from entering the watch.

    Judging by the aesthetics and build of the SRPC55, it’s perfect for the rugged, active guy who isn’t afraid to get his hands dirty.

    It’s not easy finding an Orange Sumo, and the Orange Samurai seems to be increasingly tough to find as well. And if you do find them, chances are they’re for resale at a much higher price point than its original retail.

    But there is some good news…

    If it’s the eye-catching dial you’re after, the SRPC55 is a solid option.

    Seiko SRPC55 features:

    • Calibre 4r36 automatic movement
    • Self-winding
    • Rotating bezel
    • Case size: 45mm diameter
    • Water resistance: 100m

    So, while the iconic Orange Sumo is a little difficult to find nowadays, Seiko has offered a solid alternative with similar aesthetic and just as many features as the Orange Sumo. Some might say this one looks even better.

    Seiko Prospex Alpinist Limited SBDC091 / SARB017

    The Seiko Alpinist has a rather interesting story.

    Initially, the watch wasn’t regarded as a keeper for Seiko enthusiasts. But when its discontinuation was announced in 2018, not only did its demand rise, but so did the price.

    Seiko Prospex Alpinist
    $775.00
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    What used to be a mid-$350s watch now averages at a price point of around $450. And for good reason too.

    As of late 2020, Seiko has expanded their Alpinist line, introducing a handful of new models. About a year earlier, Seiko released (via Hodinkee) a limited edition Alpinist to the U.S. market. Of course, this sold out quickly.

    The Seiko Alpinist has a wide range of interesting features.

    For one, it boasts an attractive, deep green sunburst dial and mix of gold-tone Arabic numerals and indices with luminous dot hour markers and hands.

    The Arabic numerals are situated at the 12, 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10-o’clock positions and markers are situated at the 1, 5, 7, 9, and 11-o’clock positions. The Seiko Alpinist also utilizes cathedral-like minute and second hands, which adds a more elegant touch. It also features a calendar date window.

    The Alpinist is typically seen with a calfskin leather strap, although a stainless steel bracelet option is also available.

    Seiko’s calibre 6R15 is used in the Alpinist; this is a higher-end movement typically utilized in Seiko watches costing upwards of $1000.

    If I see someone wearing a green dial watch while walking down the street, the first thing I’ll think of is the Seiko Alpinist. It’s a timeless classic from Seiko and no other green dial watch will ever be able to one-up it.

    If you’re looking to buy a Seiko but don’t have a particular preference, then I highly recommend you check out the Alpinist.

    It has so many great technical and aesthetic qualities that you usually find in more expensive watches. But with the Alpinist, you’re getting the value of a $1000+ watch for about half that.

    SeikoSBDC091 Alpinist features:

    • Caliber 6R35 automatic movement
    • Case size: 39.5mm diameter
    • Water resistance: 200m

    Seiko Prospex SNE435P1 Padi Solar

    The Seiko PADI Solar SNE435 is an affordable dive watch made in partnership with international diving organization, PADI.

    Seiko Prospex Padi SNE435P1
    Seiko Prospex PADI Solar SNE435P1
    $385.00

    This elegant diver features a multi-layered face: the seconds at the top layer, then the layer with the hour indices layer below that, then the isolated sunburst middle dial. Seiko’s PADI Prospex watches are made in partnership with The Professional Association of Diving Instructors, so you know this line works as beautifully as it looks. If you want an affordable dive with a classic luxury sport style, go for this Prospex.

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    PADI’s signature blue and red color scheme and logo are among the stand-out design elements and is great for you “Pepsi” watch lovers out there.

    Another notable feature is the solar quartz movement. Solar quartzes have great utility and accuracy. No winding needed, of course, and battery changes are few and far between.

    If your SNE435 is completely powerless, all it needs is 30 minutes to an hour in direct sunlight and it’s ready to go. You get up to 10 months of continuous power when fully solar charged.

    Seiko Prospex SNE435P1 Padi Solar features:

    • Calibre V157 Quartz movement
    • Photovoltaic cell receives light and transforms to electricity to charge battery
    • When fully charged, battery stores up to 10 months of power
    • Case size: 43.5mm diameter
    • Water resistance: 200m
    • Case back: Screw-down

    Seiko Prospex SRPB51 Stainless Automatic

    If you love the detail in the orange SRPC07 but are looking for something less conspicuous, the SRPB51 is right up your alley.

    Seiko SRPB51 Samurai
    Seiko Prospex SRPB51 "Samurai"
    $375.00

    This Samurai is a more traditionally streamlined diver, also featuring 200m of water resistance, rotating bezel, lume, and a screwdown crown. Collectors will recognize the trademark samurai hands, comprising a long sword for the second and a short dagger for the hour hand.

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    Similar to the Orange Samurai but with a black dial and matching black bezel, this Samurai is much more ninja-like.

    Of course you also have the same Hardlex mineral crystal, date display, and lumed hands and markers.

    Seiko Prospex SRPB51 Stainless Automatic features:

    • 24 jewel Calibre 4R36 automatic movement
    • Self-winding, hacking
    • Case size: 44mm diameter, 12mm thickness
    • Water resistance: 200m
    • Case back: Screw-down

    Seiko Prospex SRPD25 “Blue Monster”

    Make no mistake: This is a big, chunky dive watch, though arguably slimmer than its Monster predecessors.

    Seiko SRPD25 Blue Monster
    Seiko Prospex SRPD25
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      The Monster, by the way, got its nickname because the original had hour markers like sharp teeth, coated with a bright lume. That, coupled with its bold design, big bezel, and thick hands earned it the nickname “Monster”.

      This isn’t a watch you’d wear with a suit. It fits in with casual and smart casual outfits, though you may be making concessions with your cuffs depending on how tightly they button. Also pairs nicely with scuba gear, naturally.

      One subtle design feature is the inlaid bezel. Typically, when viewed from the side, bezels sit on top of the case. But the Monster’s bezel is slightly sunken in, which helps the watch profile’s overall thiccness.

      The SRPD25 features a dark blue dial, LumiBrite luminescent application on the hands and indices, and a Hardlex crystal with cyclops date lens.

      Seiko Prospex SRPD25 “Blue Monster” features:

      • 24 jewel Calibre 4R36 automatic movement
      • Power reserve: 41 hours
      • Case size: 42.4mm diameter, 13.4mm thickness
      • 200m water resistance

      Seiko Dress Watches

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      There’s no doubt that Seiko makes some of the best dress watches. They meet the standards of any extraordinary dress watch: clean, highly functional, and dazzling to their own degree.

      Grand Seiko Elegance SBGM221 Mechanical GMT

      Grand Seiko was started to rival high-end Swiss watches. In fact, it is an independent brand, wholly separate from the main Seiko line.

      Grand Seiko Elegance Mechanical GMT SBGM221

      The Elegance line represents Grand Seiko’s dressier collection pieces (the other two lines being Heritage and Sport).

      God is truly in the details with this watch. The high polish case, beveled hour markers, and diamond-cut hands with beveled edges are a start.

      Other details: A brown crocodile strap with three-fold clasp and push button release, a sapphire crystal display back, Zaratsu polished lugs, blued steel 24-hour hand (dual time) on a deep ivory dial.

      Nothing was overlooked, and admittedly, words don’t do it justice.

      Grand Seiko Elegance SBGM221 features:

      • In-house Calibre 9S66 automatic GMT movement
      • Power reserve: 72 hours
      • Accuracy: +5 to -3 seconds per day (when static) / +10 to -1 seconds per day (normal usage accuracy)
      • Case size: 39.5mm diameter, 14.5mm thickness
      • Case back: exhibition style

      Seiko Presage SRPB43 Cocktail Time

      When you first set eyes on the Seiko Presage Cocktail Time (model SRPB43), you’ll be awed by the look of this watch.

      And considering its luxe aesthetic, you’ll be even more surprised by just how affordable this timepiece is.

      Seiko Presage Ice Blue Sunburst Cocktail Time SRPB43
      Seiko Presage SRPB43
      $400.00
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      At $400, this is the perfect minimal dress watch. It has a beautiful ice blue sunburst dial, 20mm leather strap, sharp markers, date window, and a 23-jewel, self winding automatic movement.

      What I really like about the Seiko Presage Cocktail Time is that they don’t follow the traditional dress watch route. Most watch brands play it safe and design a dress watch with a minimal white dial and black leather band.

      Seiko added their own flair with a sunburst-style dial in a subtle, unique coloring. And the best part about this dial is that it doesn’t take away from the aspect of a dress watch… it adds to it.

      There are plenty of great dress watches out there, but the Seiko Presage Cocktail Time will help you stand out in all the right ways, and at a relatively affordable price point.

      Seiko Presage SRPB43 Cocktail Time Features:

      • Calibre 4935 automatic movement
      • Power reserve: 41 hours
      • Case size: 40.5mm diameter
      • Water resistance: 50m

      Seiko SZSB013

      The Seiko SZSB013 is a great alternative to the tough-to-find SARB033 and SARB035.

      If you’re considering the SRPB43 for a dress watch, its ice blue sunburst dial and leather strap is quite handsome, but there are times you want a watch that’s a bit more subtle and somber.

      Seiko SZSB013
      $379.99

      This watch features a stainless steel case and bracelet with tri-fold push button release clasp.

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      A few differences here: SARB033 comes with a black dial, and the SARB035, a cream dial. Both are on stainless steel bracelets.

      The automatic movement differs from the SPRB43, with a longer power reserve (50 hours vs 41 hours in the SARB043), increased water resistance, and most notably, a slightly smaller case size at under 38.5mm vs the SARB43’s almost 41mm.

      Seiko SZSB013 features:

      • Calibre 4R35 automatic movement
      • Self-winding, hand winding, hacking
      • Power reserve: 50 hours
      • Case size: 39.9mm diameter
      • Water resistance: 100m (suitable for swimming and snorkeling, but not diving)
      • Case back: exhibition

      Seiko Presage SSA387 Cocktail Time “Golden Champagne” Power Reserve

      Lastly, I had to include the SSA387 as an alternative to the original Cocktail Time.

      Seiko PRESAGE Cocktail Time Golden Champagne Power Reserve SSA387
      Seiko Presage Cocktail Hour Golden Champagne
      $570.84

      The Golden Champagne is the most celebratory-looking watch of the Cocktail Collection, featuring eye-catching gold sword indices and hands, a champagne-hued background, and its trademark power reserve function. It runs on an automatic movement that you can admire through the exhibition caseback.

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      This one, dubbed “Golden Champagne“, is in the same Presage family as the ice blue Cocktail Time, but has a few design differences.

      For one, it has a champagne-colored dial with a subtle pressed pattern and power reserve indicator. Instead of the typical date window at 3 o’clock, there’s a date sub-dial at 6 o’clock.

      The indices are gold-toned which complements the champagne dial. And finally, the strap is a brown alligator-patterned leather with deployant clasp.

      Seiko Presage SSA387 features:

      • 29 jewel Calibre 4R57 automatic movement
      • Self-winding, hand winding, 21,600 vibrations per hour
      • Power reserve: 41 hours (indicator display)
      • Case size: 40.5mm diameter
      • Water resistance: 50m (suitable for swimming but not diving)
      • Case back: screw-down exhibition style

      Seiko Recraft Series: Funky and Retro

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      So what exactly is Seiko’s Recraft line of watches? Essentially these are archive-inspired models with a funky vibe. Modern takes on retro style.

      If you’re looking for eye-catching wristwatches, you’ll find something you like in this series. Here are some favorites:

      Seiko SSC667 Solar Chronograph

      The SSC667 is a quartz chronograph measuring up to 60 minutes of elapsed time in 1/5 increments, including a split time measurement function and a 24-hour indicator.

      Seiko SSC667 Solar Chronograph
      Seiko Recraft Series SSC667

      Seiko Recraft Blue Dial Canvas Strap Men's Watch SSC667. 45 mm silver tone stainless steel case with a fixed bezel. A blue dial with a hardlex crystal. Silver tone luminous hands. Index hour markers. Minute markers.

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      It features a stainless steel case, blue dial with three dark blue sub dials, LumiBrite hands and markers, and a date calendar, all held on your wrist with and blue and orange nylon strap.

      Seiko SSC667 Solar Chronograph features:

      • Calibre V175 Quartz, Solar Powered
      • Power reserve: 6 months fully charged
      • Reserve indicator: 24 hours
      • Case size: 43.5mm diameter
      • Water resistance: 100m

      Seiko SNKM97

      The SNKM97 definitely has a certain vibe and is quite the eye-catcher with the green gradient dial and gold-tone hands and hour markers.

      Seiko SNKM97
      Seiko Recraft Green Dial Automatic SNKM97

      This watch is from Seiko’s vintage-inspired Recraft collection, and is a perfect choice if you want to be noticed or if you’re a nostalgia-buff. It’s chunky on the wrist and its retro green and gold color palette is evocative of popular men’s timepieces from the late 60s and early 70s. Other cool design elements include a sunburst dial that's so shiny, a laser beam effect runs across the face when the sun hits it directly, and the white-framed 12, 6, and 9 markers that match the white-framed day/date.

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      The outer ring is slightly angled, and with the contrasting second markers, is hypnotizing like a Vegas roulette wheel.

      Most notable is the tonneau case. Tonneau is French for “barrel”, or in watchspeak, the case has a curvy rectangular shape.

      What’s cool about this model is the fact that it’s a new Seiko creation, although it has the look and feel of something that’s been reissued from the archives.

      Seiko SNKM97 features:

      • 21 jewel Calibre 7s26 automatic self-winding movement
      • Power reserve: 41 hours
      • Case size: 43.5mm
      • Case back: Exhibition
      • Water Resistance: 50m

      Seiko SNKP23

      The SNKP23 is another great retro option featuring a rectangular steel case with dark brown leather strap, brown gradient dial and gold-tone hands and markers.

      Seiko Recraft Series SNKP23
      $187.00

      Self-winding automatic with a power reserve of 41 hours.

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      The blue gradient dial in particular complements the overall vintage aesthetic nicely.

      Seiko SNKP23 Automatic Stainless features:

      • 21 jewel Caliber 7s26 self-winding automatic movement
      • Power reserve: 41 hours
      • Case size: 39.5mm diameter, 13mm thickness
      • Water resistance: 50m

      Seiko 5 Series: Best Budget Seikos

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      Most of the watches we’ve already mentioned are already quite affordable, but what if you only have $100?

      Luckily, Seiko also offers timepieces that cater to those who don’t have $300+ to spend on a timepiece. And in case you were worried about a drop in quality, the value isn’t overlooked with Seiko’s sub-$100 watches

      Seiko 5 (SNK803, SNK805, SNK807, SNK809)

      When you consider the price-to-value ratio of the Seiko 5 line, you’re going to be shocked.

      Seiko 5 (SNK803, SNK805, SNK807, SNK809)
      Seiko 5 SNK80* Series
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        If you’re looking for the perfect outdoor watch, the Seiko 5 SNK809 is right up your alley.

        The different model numbers, SNK803 / 5 / 7 / 9, seem to signify the alternative color options only. Each watch is solidly built with a stainless steel casing and Seiko’s exclusive Hardlex crystal.

        While the black canvas strap isn’t necessarily a stand-out option, it can definitely hold up in most gritty situations. If you want to get rid of the canvas strap and opt for a leather or steel bracelet, the 18mm lugs make it very easy to swap.

        Utility-wise, you’re getting a lot from the dial. For one, Seiko makes sure to contrast the black dial with the white Arabic numerals, allowing for a simplistic design that is easy to read. They also incorporate luminous hands and markers that allow you to easily tell time in the dark, another plus for any watch-wearer.

        But the two best things about this watch, in my opinion, are the automatic movement and day-date window. I’ve never seen these two features offered at such a low price.

        Usually, you won’t see an automatic movement or a day-date window in a sub-$100 watch.

        In fact, the Seiko SNK809 will only run you about $80!

        The Seiko SNK809 holds a wide range of features. The watch has an automatic movement, a day-date window, 30m water resistance, and a durable case and strap.

        You get all of these features for $80, so if this isn’t a budget watch packed with incredible value, then I don’t know what is.

        Seiko 5 (SNK803, SNK805, SNK807, SNK809) features:

        • Calibre 7s26 automatic movement
        • Case size: 37mm diameter
        • Water resistance: 30m

        Seiko 5 Sports SNZG13

        The SNZG13 is a great alternative to the SNK line if you have a bigger wrist (7.25″+).

        It’s a mid-sized military field watch measuring in at 42mm, giving it a much more substantial wrist presence compared to the 37mm SNK line.

        The hands are fencepost style and fully lumed with a red-tipped arrow second hand. The day date wheel matches the white-on-black dial, and the larger numeric hour markers are accompanied by a smaller 24-hour scale, typical for military watches. This model also offers both steel and nylon band options.

        Overall, the SNZG13’s styling is simple and utilitarian with heritage details any military watch lover would appreciate.

        Oh and best of all, there are two other color options: Desert Khaki and Military Green with matching nylon bands.

        Seiko 5 Sports SNZG13 features:

        • 23 jewel Calibre 7s26C automatic movement
        • Case size: 42mm diameter, 12mm thickness
        • Water resistance: 100m
        • Case back: exhibition

        So what’s the BEST Seiko for you?

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        In this article, we’ve taken a look at some of Seiko’s best watches.

        From their icy classics like the Seiko Presage Cocktail Time to uncanny masterpieces like the Seiko Prospex Orange Sumo, Seiko has offered a wide range of great watches that we can choose from.

        But if we had to offer you our favorites right now, which would they be? Which Seiko pieces would we recommend without hesitation? 

        After re-examining the benefits and features of each watch, plus the general aesthetic and all-around style, we’ve nailed down our absolute favorites from this list:

        Seiko 5 SNK80* Series
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          Seiko SKX007 (Rubber Strap)
          $639.99

          This watch is Seiko’s quintessential diver and its most popular, likely because it makes you look like a discerning collector!

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          Seiko Automatic Stainless Steel SARB035
          $2,276.07

          The often elusive SARB035 is coveted for its versatility, classy and clean design that forgoes unnecessary elements, and its collectability. The 035’s beautiful cream dial, delicate and polished indices, and sword hands have a recognizably distinguished style, even compared to its closest copycats. With its sapphire crystal, 50-hour power reserve, and icon status, the SARB035 is a genuine crowd-pleaser.

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          Starting with our tool watch choices, both the SKX007 / 013 and the SNK809 are known for their value and quality.

          The Seiko SKX007 / 013 has developed a well-known reputation for its functionality both in and out of water. Seiko 5 SNK809 is the perfect budget-friendly military style timepiece, even though wearing it will make you feel like a million bucks.

          Seiko’s SARB035 is a watch I’d feel comfortable wearing with both smart sharp casual outfits, and with a suit + tie.

          It has classic and timeless looks, and the elegant cream dial and polished markers feel luxurious enough for a suit but not out of place with chinos and a button-up shirt.

          And finally, this may be a reach for most, but if you’re in the market for a luxurious and high end dress watch, the Grand Seiko Elegance GMT is worth your consideration.

          At A Glance: Features and Specs of Every Seiko

          We covered a lot of Seiko watches in this article! If you’re looking for a quick reference chart of each model’s features and specifications, we put together this table below.

          MODELCASE SIZEMOVEMENTWATER RESISTANCE (DEPTH)POWER RESERVECASE BACKOTHER FEATURES
          Seiko SKX00742mm21 jewel Calibre 7s26 automatic200mScrew-down
          Seiko SRPC07 “Orange Samurai”44mmCalibre 4r35 automatic200mScrew-downSelf-winding
          Seiko SARB091739.5mmCalibre 6R15 automatic200m
          Seiko SNE435 PADI Solar43.5mmCalibre V157 Quartz200mScrew-downPhotovoltaic cell receives light and transforms to electricity to charge battery
          Seiko Prospex SRPB51 Automatic44mm24 jewel Calibre 4R36 automatic200m10 mo. fully chargedScrew-downSelf-winding, hacking
          Seiko Prospex SRPD2542.4mm24 jewel Calibre 4R36 automatic200m41 hours
          Grand Seiko Elegance SBGM22139.5mmCalibre 9S66 automatic GMT200m72 hoursExhibition
          Seiko Presage SRPB43 “Cocktail Time”40.5mmCalibre 4935 automatic50m41 hours
          Seiko Presage SARB033 & SARB03538.4mm100m50 hoursExhibitionSelf-winding, hand winding, hacking
          Seiko Presage SSA38740.5mm29 jewel Calibre 4R57 automatic50m41 hoursScrew-down exhibitionSelf-winding, hand winding, 21,600 vibrations per hour
          Seiko SSC667 Solar Chronograph43.5mmCalibre V175 Quartz Solar100m6 mo. fully charged24-hr reserve indicator
          Seiko SNKM9743.5mm21 jewel Calibre 7s26 automatic50m41 hoursScrew-down exhibition
          Seiko SNKP2539.5mm21 jewel Caliber 7s26 automatic50m41 hours
          Seiko 5 SNK80*37mm23 jewel Calibre 7s26 automatic30m
          Seiko 5 SNZG1342mm23 jewel Calibre 7s26C automatic100mExhibition

          Which Seiko watch is your personal favorite?

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          Seiko has always been a well-respected watch brand in the watch community. However, what’s shocking is just how many esteemed timepieces Seiko has created in its lifetime. You can almost never go wrong with a Seiko.

          They’ve created luxury watches, budget watches, dive watches, military style watches, dress watches. You need a specific type of watch; they’ve probably made it before.

          But no matter which timepiece you get from Seiko, you’re always guaranteed to receive solid quality and craftsmanship at a wallet-friendly price point.

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