Seiko SARB065 Mens Watch Review

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In this post we’ll be seeing our review of the Seiko SARB065 Mens Watch.

Seiko is a brand that is known to produce great watches at reasonable prices. And among one of their best timepieces is the Seiko Cocktail Time or the Seiko SARB065.

This can be a good choice if you are looking for a nice watch without the need to pay a hefty price.

With its sunburst guilloche dial, this little timepiece exudes craftsmanship, a well-designed watch and is one of the most gorgeous watches that you can find in that particular budget range.

Pros And Cons Of The Seiko SARB065 Mens Watch

Pros

  • Features A Beautifully And Well-made Designed With Its Sunburst Guilloche Dial Highlighting Fine Silver Lines Giving It A High Aesthetic Value
  • Features Polished Stainless Steel Case Giving You Just The Right Fit When You Wear It
  • Has Amazing Features Like Its Water Resistance At 50 M And Its Accuracy And Reliability Is Excellent
  • Has An Exhibition Caseback That Enables You To See The Movement That Powers The Watch

Cons

  • The Watch Is Not So Sleek So Depending On Your Style And Preference You May Or May Not Like It.
  • The Exhibition Caseback Is Not As Well-made As Its Swiss Competitors.

Product Features and Specifications

It is one of the most popular choices among Seiko fans. Why? It has a beautiful design and it is not too expensive.

The timepiece is a collaboration between Seiko and a Japanese top bartender Shinobu Ishigaki to come up with this nice “Cocktail Time”.

Is the Seiko SARB065 the right timepiece for you? Have a quick look at its product details.

Beautiful Sunburst Guilloche Dial: The first time you look at this timepiece you easily notice its beautiful sunburst guilloche dial.

It boasts a silver dial that features silver lines from the edge to the center giving you that great craftsmanship unlike no other.

This is a gorgeous automatic watch that can change appearance when you place it in various light points.

For instance, you can have a blue dial but you can also have white.

When you personally use the watch, you will see how good looking it is.

The watch has signatures that are placed on top of the dial.

To complement the sunburst guilloche dial the brand uses hour markers that are wedge shaped as well as silver stainless steel.

Another beautiful aesthetic detail of this watch is its silver dauphine hands.

The only downside is that the hands and markers are not luminous.

Time Specifications: The watch spans 40 mm in diameter with thickness of about 13 mm.

Its case is made up of stainless steel which gives you that sturdy look.

The band comes with a 20 mm leather band with clasp.

In terms of movement, it boasts Seiko’s Caliber 6R15 that has 23 jewels with about 6 beats per second or a total of 21,600 vibrations per hour.

It has a power reserve of 50 hours which is an amazing feature of this timepiece.

You can barely find this feature in other watches.

How about its accuracy?

It gives you +25; -15 secs per day. Another highlight of this product is that it is water resistant at 50 m.

Polished Stainless Steel Case: What you will like about this timepiece is that it uses polished stainless steel case which is 40 mm and 47 mm width.

For a man wearing this watch, this is just the right size and fit.

But another thing that you will notice about this watch is that it has 13 mm thickness which is the usual thickness for diver’s watch.

If you are into sleek look, this one might be slightly on thicker side.

Yet despite that, one cannot deny that this timepiece still looks good on your wrist.

Shiny Leather Band with Clasp: Seiko SARB065 uses shiny leather band with clasp.

By having this feature you do not have to worry about having to replace the leather band.

Depending on your preference, you will either appreciate the shining leather band or not.

Some may find it too way over the top.

The good news is that this is just a minor thing for those who don’t like the shiny leather band since you can also replace it.

Exhibition Caseback: The watch features an exhibition caseback which allows you to see the back of the movement that powers the timepiece.

But just don’t have too much expectation since it is not as beautiful as Swiss made watches.

The gears have same colors and you cannot spot the jewels.

Compared to Swiss watches, the aesthetic aspect of this caseback is well-made. On the other hand, the brand doubled their efforts in other aspects of the watch.

Other Features: Indeed, Seiko SARB065 has a lot to give in terms of features.

Other features include a date display that you can find at 3 o’clock as well as non-screwdown and exhibition caseback.

Final Verdict

If you are going to look at its over-all design and features, this is simply a great choice.

In terms of aesthetics, this watch gives you a well-designed, gorgeous and great craftsmanship with its sunburst guilloche dial.

In terms of specs, it gives you reliability and performance that you expect from a Japanese brand.

Not only that, it also has additional features that add beauty and functionality to this timepiece.

So is this watch worth the price? It is definitely worth the price.

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