Seiko is one of the popular brands of watches which became famous in the 1970’s. The technologies which are being used by this brand are very different and make it very popular. It revolutionized the watch industry by replacing the traditional mechanical driven watches with the battery driven watches. Nowadays the brand is popular for sport watches.
Different mechanisms of technologies in Seiko watches
There are mainly three technologies used in Seiko watches. Firstly, it is kinetic watch. With this technology you need not require any battery or any other form to drive the watch, simple movement of the watch will make it drive. Secondly, it is solar driven. With this technology the watch is driven with the help of light energy. Energy makes it work in the form of solar. Thirdly, it is automatic watches. This model runs on the mechanism of winding of spring. By the side of the watch you will find a knob, which you need to wind once in 24 hours. This winding runs the watch.
Top models of solar series
There are many popular models of solar, but some of the common ones are listed below:
This solar series is of stainless steel and is of black color. There are 3 dials available, one is of second, is of minute and other is of 12 hour alarm.
- Seiko SNE 039
This series of solar is black in color and is of pure stainless steel. The dial type is analog type. The display type is stick type consisting of minute hand, hour hand and second hand.