Review Seiko SKX007K Men’s Watch

 

Review Seiko SKX007K Men’s Watch 

Hello everyone, today I’m doing a Seiko SKX007K watch review. Seiko are known for making very good watches and their series of diver’s watches are well worth considering. Highly functional features blended with smart watch design is bound to be a hit among watch fans. Today I’m taking a look at the Seiko automatic SKX007K in depth.

Editor rating: 8.5/10 Continue reading to find out why.

You may also be interested in my Best 10 men’s Seiko watches under £100.

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Anyway I’ll get on with my Seiko SKX007K review below, you can click here for the latest reviews, ratings and PRICES on Amazon, enjoy.

SKX007K Review

My Initial Thoughts On The Seiko SKX007K

It’s nice to see a proper diver’s watch as I don’t often get to feature them here. When I say proper diver’s watch, I mean a water resistance rating that allows for scuba diving, for instance this watch has a 200m diver’s standard rating, which is different to a normal 200m. This Seiko watch has a few features I rate quite highly. For one I’m a big fan of automatic watches which power themselves from the motion of the wearers arm, this means no more battery changing etc, a nice money saver especially on diver’s watches when you have to start replacing rubber seals . I also rather like the large rubber strap perfect for completing that diver’s watch look.

Type of glass

The Seiko SKX007K features hardlex glass which is a type of specially hardened mineral glass that you find on Seiko, Pulsar and Lorus watches as it was developed by Seiko. It offers a good level of scratch resistance which is perfect for this style of watch.

Size

This watch has pretty standard men’s sizing. The case has a diameter of 42mm which is classed as large but is pretty typical of most men’s watches these days. The thickness of the case is 13mm which is again considered a large but suits this watch nicely.

Calendar

Without taking up too much space on the dial they’ve managed to include a simple day and date calendar display. It’s nice to see it included in this subtle way as I think sometimes they can take up too much space on a watch, this seems perfect to me though.

Watch strap and clasp

The Seiko SKX007K has an extra comfortable rubber strap that’s perfect for diving. The strap has a width of 22mm which fits in with the rest of the watch sizing rather nicely. As you would expect it uses a standard buckle clasp which is easy to operate and gives you the easy ability to vary the tightness of the strap.

 

Features:

Brand: Seiko

Model: SKX007K

Dial Window Material: Mineral Glass

Clasp Type: Buckle Clasp

Strap Material: Rubber

Case Diameter: 42mm

Case Thickness: 13mm

Case Material: Stainless Steel

Calendar: Day & Date Display

Movement: AJapaneze Automatic Movement

Water Pressure Resistance: 20 bar / 200m Diver’s

 

What did you think of this Seiko SKX007K Review

Thanks for taking the time to read my Seiko SKX007K review. It’s nice to feature quality diver’s watches like this from Seiko.

When you take into consideration the watch design, features and pricing I hope you can see how I came to my rating of 8.5/10. For me personally I’d definitely consider buying it.

If you’re looking for something a little different make sure you check out my best 21 men’s watches under £200 sometime.

Hope you found this Seiko SKX007K review useful and enjoyable, comment below and let me know what you think of it. Click here for the latest reviews, ratings and PRICES on Amazon.

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