What are the differences between Seiko 'J' vs 'K' models?
Seiko models that end with 'J' are Made in Japan. These watches normally have English/Arabic day display.
While Seiko "K" models are assembled or cased elsewhere in Seiko
factories in Asia using Japan made exported parts under the same
management and quality control. These watches normally have
English/Spanish day display.
There are exceptionally cases where these watches might have English/Arabic day display.
There are no quality or functional difference between Seiko "J" or Seiko "K" models.
How to operate a Seiko automatic watch?
An automatic watch winds itself with the motion of your wrist, so you'll never need to change the battery. If the watch is worn daily, Seiko’s automatic mechanism will wind the mainspring automatically through normal wrist movement. To initially ...
How does magnetism affect my Seiko quartz watches?
It doesn't usually affect digital quartz watches, but it can affect analogue watches, which use a tiny electric motor to turn the hands. Powerful magnetism can affect the performance of this motor. The good news is that although analogue watches may ...
How do I set the language for my Seiko?
Most Seiko watches with day function has 2 languages, some has english/spanish, English/Arabic, english/roman and etc. Let's say you set your primary language for your Day wheel to be in English and let's assume it is 11PM Saturday. Your Day will ...
Does all Seiko Diver watches come with diver wet suit extension clasp?
Yes, many Seiko dive watches like the SKX779 and SKX781 models does have a dive suit extension link built-in for diving purposes.
My Seiko watch ends with a J1. Is it made in Japan?
Seiko models that end with 'J' (eg SYMG35J1) are normally Made in Japan. These watches normally have English/Arabic day display and has a "made in Japan" words at the bottom of the dial.