As early as 1969, SEIKO (Seiko) launched the world’s first quartz watch ‘Quartz Astron’ to start the quartz revolution with ‘year-to-second’ accuracy. Today, the new Seiko Astron is launched as the world’s first GPS satellite positioning solar power watch, which has once again increased its accuracy by 100,000 times, with an error of only 1 second every 100,000 years. The ‘Real World Time Watch’ driven by the first light source in history, capable of connecting 4 or more satellites flying above 20,000 kilometers at the same time, and adjusting itself to local time in 39 time zones around the world.
This year marks the 100th anniversary of Seiko’s watchmaking heritage. To commemorate the founder of the brand, Mr. Kintaro Hattori and his vision, ‘Always be one step ahead of the times’, the Astron series launches a special limited edition of Hattori Kintaro The watches, which were officially released on September 20, 2013 in the world, are limited to 5,000 pieces. Each watch has an exclusive serial number, a limited edition special case and a certificate, which are distinguished in the collection.
Hattori Kintaro’s name and motto are engraved on the back of the watch, which is arranged around the brand’s earliest ‘S’ trademark;
The crown is decorated with agate and gold “TYO” on the bezel, which is the exclusive design of this special limited edition watch.
Limited to 60 pieces in China, the suggested retail price is RMB 21,700. The first 19 watches introduced into China
Specification: Model SAST100G
● Movement 7X52
GPS control time, time zone adjustment
Hour, minute and second hands
Perpetual calendar accurate to February 2100
Signal reception result display
World time function (39 time zones)
Daylight saving time adjustment function
Power saving function
Diameter: 47.0 mm, thickness: 17.4 mm
Black anti-wear carbon film with high-strength titanium and ceramic bezel
Water resistance: 10 bar, magnetic resistance: 4800A / m
Alligator leather strap with black abrasion resistant carbon treatment for high strength
Titanium replacement strap, tri-fold push button switch clasp
● Table mirror
Ultra-clear coating on sapphire crystal
Accuracy: +/- 15 seconds / month (not receiving time signal, temperature between 5 ℃-35 ℃)
Limited edition of 5,000 pieces worldwide. Suggested retail price in China: RMB 21,700. Available September 20, 2013.