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7 Best Seiko Watches for Men That Fit Your Wrist

A famous watch brand with its efficient automatic caliber.

Date Published
May 7, 2022
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Gnomon Watches
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Seiko watches for men come in a variety of price ranges and models. From the low to high price of the watch market, Seiko has produced nearly every kind. It won’t be a surprise that former newcomers to the watch world own, at least, one of Seiko’s mechanical timepieces. Maybe due to its affordable pieces, many might doubt the quality of the watch. However, Seiko has always been known for its strict quality to reach the Japanese standard. The precise caliber and durable materials stick to the watch to uphold Seiko watches’ dependability and accuracy.

The historical record of Seiko started in 1881. The founder, Kintaro Hattori, began to sell and repair timekeeping devices in central Tokyo. Then, he laid the foundations of the Seikosha factory in 1892. The opening remark of Seiko wristwatches, Laurel, made its debut in 1913. Henceforth, Kintaro’s traces of creating remarkable timepieces could be found on nearly every side of the globe.

You might have heard of the Quartz Crisis when Seiko dominated the market by its impressive innovation of battery-powered watches. Or, the production of Seiko’s world’s firsts of watches: a six-digit LCD quartz watch, titanium-made dive watch, analog chronograph quartz watch, 1000m dive watch with a ceramic outer case layer, and so on. See? Seiko indeed puts every kind of effort into delivering the best Seiko watches for men into the world.

In this article, we present you with the 7 automatic Seiko watches for men. Each with a unique and noteworthy personality that won’t go wrong with your personal style.

Seiko 5 Sports “Sports Style” Ref. SBSA064

Is there anybody who hasn’t gotten the gist of Seiko 5 Sports? I bet there isn’t. The robust design is one thing, yet Seiko Ref. SBSA064 also draws our eyes to its stunning rose gold color for the entire watch. To add, the white and black indices give a nice contrast of the dial for better readability. The fully guarded crown with a 100m water resistance makes this one a good choice for sports on the water surface. You can even bring it to some rugged adventures to see Mother Nature.

Seiko 5 Sports “Sports Style” Rose Gold Ref. SBSA064
Seiko 5 Sports “Sports Style” Rose Gold Ref. SBSA064

Price $390

Presage Cocktail Time STAR BAR “Hou” Ref. SARY183

Limited to only 7000 pieces, Presage Cocktail Time STAR BAR “Hou” Ref. SARY183 is a close resemblance to a glamorous cocktail bar. The choice of color on this one is based on the brown hue of Kyoto’s hojicha. Moreover, the dial’s beautiful pattern is reminiscent of Kyoto’s tea leaves. You can sense the distant yet friendly atmosphere of the Japanese STAR BAR. It’s one of the best Seiko watches for men. Get the Presage on your wrist when it’s time to put on your best suit and go on a romantic date.

Seiko Presage Cocktail Time STAR BAR "Hou" - Ltd Ed 7000pcs Ref. SARY183
Seiko Presage Cocktail Time STAR BAR “Hou” – Ltd Ed 7000pcs Ref. SARY183

Price $469

Presage “Style 60’s” Series Open-Heart Ref. SARY189

A premium look isn’t enough. The Presage “Style 60’s” Series Open-Heart Ref. SARY189 does the justice as a fine sporty dress watch. It blends cleanly with your formal suit and casual outfits. The watch offers sizable durability for it has a stainless steel case and bracelet with a highly-domed box-shaped hardlex crystal on top of the dial. For mechanical watch avid fans, a display on 9 o’clock position will reveal the “beating” inner workings of the Caliber 4R39. You can catch a glimpse of the movement through the watch’s caseback.

Seiko Presage “Style60’s” Series Open-Heart White Ref. SARY189

Price $480

Seiko 5 Sports Street Fighter Series Chun Li Ref. SBSA077

This one is fantastic. At a glance, Seiko 5 Sports Street Fighter Series Chun Li Ref. SBSA077 radiates a distinctive and exquisite monochromatic blue color. It’s elegantly shaped to express our favorite main female protagonist Chun-Li’s fighting spirit. Also, the watch is able to fight, too. It will hold its ground under harsh and dark environments. The watch is made of stainless steel for the case, hardlex crystal, and a leather strap. Further, it shines bright green within little to no light areas. And, it has a 100m water resistance.

Seiko 5 Sports Street Fighter Series Chun Li "Blue Jade" - Ltd Ed 9999pc
Seiko 5 Sports Street Fighter Series Chun Li “Blue Jade” – Ltd Ed 9999pc

Price $498

Prospex Alpinist Ref. SBDC138

A combination of green and yellow gold color is surprisingly suitable for daily, casual wear. Prospex Alpinist Ref. SBDC138 really puts this mix right on target. It gives a lovely presence on the wrist under the size of 7 inches. In addition, the watch has what it took to be a part of reliable Seiko watches for men. Its stainless steel case with a PVD gold coating and curved sapphire crystal ensures the watch’s sturdiness against knocks. With a 200m water resistance, the watch can take accidental splashes and rain. Also, the green nylon strap gives extra comfort to the wrist.

Seiko Prospex Alpinist Green Ref. SBDC138
Seiko Prospex Alpinist Green Ref. SBDC138

Price $648

Prospex Shogun Ref. SBDC129

If you’re searching for bold yet elegant Seiko watches for men, Prospex Shogun Ref. SBDC129 is definitely one of the options. Made with titanium with Seiko’s DiaShield super-hard coating, it can stand against the passage of time. As a remarkable dive watch, it has a 200m water resistance and strong crown guards. To be with you in your day-to-day activity or underwater sports, the watch won’t disappoint one of your passionate pursuits. The watch’s indices and handsets are very much alive in conditions with no light.

Seiko Prospex 200M Automatic Titanium Shogun Black Ref. SBDC129
Seiko Prospex 200M Automatic Titanium Shogun Black Ref. SBDC129

Price $1,468

Prospex Speedtimer Chronograph Ref. SBEC007

Now, it’s about time we talk about one of Seiko watches for men in the niche of racing watches. Prospex Speedtimer Chronograph Ref. SBEC007 is the exact representative for its superb precision and accuracy. You can read it quickly because of the high contrast of its black and white dial. The tachymeter bezel works perfectly for speed calculations. Limited to only 1000 pieces, this one exudes a charm of exclusivity. Made of stainless steel with Seiko’s DiaShield super-hard coating and dual-curved sapphire crystal, it’s hard to scratch this amazing timepiece.

Seiko Prospex Speedtimer Chronograph Mechanical White
Seiko Prospex Speedtimer Chronograph Mechanical White

Price $2,790

Our picks of 7 Seiko watches for men on this list are of distinctive personalities, in a good way. They are available in every color, style, and function. Click on the watch’s name for more information on the watches, if you aim to have one on your wrist!

Gnomon Watches first opened her doors for business online in early 2002, founded by bona fide horology suitors who share a profound passion for watchmaking and fine craftsmanship.

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