Seiko Watch Co., Ltd. now introduced a limited edition model of the world's first GPS solar watch <Seiko Astron> 8X series dual time with the design theme of "Luxury Resort". The model features large 2mm-diameter-natural diamonds on its dial which will be released on Friday, April 15th, 2016.
Seiko first launched Astron series in 1969, the first commercial quartz wristwatch in the world. Succeeding in the "quartz revolution" that has changed the lifestyle of people around the world with a high time accuracy, Seiko then offered its "second revolution" of the watch history.
In 2012 the world's first GPS solar watch Astron was introduced. It offers an ultimate time accuracy based on the atomic clock, equipped with a solar charging function that does not require regular battery replacement, it is possible to know time anywhere you are now with a simple operation.
More stable reception performance by the ring antenna mounted on its own development, efficient smart sensors correct the time (※ 1) , such as the joy of movement indicated by the needle a number of acquired satellite at the time of GPS signal reception, advanced <Seiko Astron> unique by sex, it has won a high reputation in the world 50 countries or more.
(※ 1) when the amount of charge is insufficient it does not perform the reception.
<Seiko Astron> is the brand birth since 2012, about 30 percent of downsizing than debut model (7X series) (※ 2) and chronograph (stopwatch function) Release of 8X series chronograph was realized mounted, and constantly evolving to 8X series dual time which can display the time in two time zones at the same time, it has attracted strong support in the world 50 countries or more.
(※ 2) of the first generation of release 2012 (7X series), it is a volume comparison of the watch head.
THE CONCEPT IS "LUXURY RESORT"
This Limited model comes with the image of a luxurious individual who enjoys the resort of the world. It features an elegant pink gold color of the case, the setting of the first series of the large as the hour mark (time scale) (2mm diameter) natural diamonds, the light It reflected beautifully shining 24 face cut of the ceramic bezel, high-quality natural crocodile leather band, and finish in the glamorous and a classy look.
※ the orientation of the back cover may be different.
The 7X series the small clock of position 6 o'clock which was a 24-hour clock, the same 12-hour clock and the basic clock, has been improved legibility by add the AM / PM display. It has adopted the electronic crown, in both the basic clock and a small clock, it can be time zone selection manually by a simple operation of only turning the crown.
In addition, the character and the serial number of the "Limited Edition" is marked as a proof of the limited model is to back cover, it has been housed in limited special box.
AUTOMATIC TIME CORRECTION FUNCTION "SMART SENSOR"
The "smart sensor" is a Seiko unique feature. When the watch is subjected to sunlight, it will start a time correction received information from the GPS satellites automatically within 5 seconds. Moreover, even if the clock and timing are hidden under the clothes, and you can not sense the sunlight, such as during the cloudy weather, the watch will still automatically recognize which timezone it is in. Without being conscious every day, it is always a useful feature that is tailored to the correct time for your convenience.
<Seiko Astron> 8X series dual time diamond limited edition will be released on April 15 2016
Part number : SBXB080
Name of Series : Luxury Resort
Case material : Titanium (pink gold color plated)
Band material : Crocodile
Sales volume : Limited 500 pieces
Glass Material : Sapphire glass (super clear coating (※ 3))
Bezel material : Ceramics
Waterproof performance: For everyday life waterproof (10 ATM water resistant)
Magnetic resistance : Anti-magnetic watch (JIS anti-magnetic watch one)
Case size : [Outer diameter] 45.0mm [thickness] 13.3mm
After-sales service : Manufacturer Warranty 1 year warranty
(※ 3) super clear coating
to suppress transparent film reflecting 99% or more of the light, Seiko own anti-reflective coating process has been subjected to both front and rear surfaces of the glass. Even under sunlight or the bright environment, do not let aware of the presence of glass. In addition, you can wipe off even the dirt by the anti-fouling film on the surface easily.
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