On the outside, this stunning Seiko Men’s SSC081 has a polished stainless steel case, a fixed stainless steel bezel that comes in a 21mm brown leather calfskin strap. Also, there is also a 360 degree compass scale around the outer rim of the watch. Manufactured by Seiko, you won’t have to worry a thing about reliability.
On the inside, the Seiko Men’s SSC081 has a black dial with luminous green hands and index hour markers. For those who appreciate a good lume, this watch comes with LumiBrite technology from Seiko, which features Seiko luminous paints that are brighter, longer-lasting and free from radioactive materials. In case you haven’t noticed, there is also a date display at the 3 o’clock position, and with the chronograph function, there are three sub-dials displaying 60 second, 60 minute and 12 hour increments. All these protected by Hardlex crystal as the dial window. Other features of the Seiko Men’s SSC081 include accurate Japanese quartz movement, solar powered which is charged by hidden solar panels under the watch, and a 100m water resistance.
- Powered by both natural and artificial light – no battery change
- Pilots alarm chronograph, Date window, 100m water resistance
- Stainless steel case, Brown leather strap with white contrast stitching, Buckle fastening, Black dial
- Compass bezel rotates too freely.
- Alarm is not loud enough
- Issues with the compass
- Some people prefer the Bulova logo to be at the 12 o’clock position as it used to be
For 37mm, the watch can be quite small for some people. If you love a big watch, this watch may not be for you
- Quality of the band is a common complaint among owners
- Minute hand never quite matches up perfectly
See What Other Owners Are Saying About This Watch On Amazon
“This is one of those watches that I had to have as soon as I saw it. I bought this watch almost a week ago from an Amazon Marketplace seller and have to say I am very pleased with the purchase, no regrets whatsoever.”
“Highly recommend this watch. As a working professional I get a lot of comments about this watch. Worth every penny.”
“Have had the watch for some time now. I agree with other reviewers about the compass. The location of the screw that controls the compass causes the compass to shift over the course of the day due to normal hand movements.”
|Brand, Seller, or Collection Name||Seiko Watches|
|Dial window material type||Hardlex|
|Case material||Stainless steel|
|Case diameter||42 millimeters|
|Case Thickness||13 millimeters|
|Band length||Men’s Standard|
|Band width||20 millimeters|
|Bezel material||Stainless steel|
|Calendar||Date display at the 3 o’clock position|
|Special features||Water Resistant, Chronograph, Alarm, Date|
|Item weight||2.88 Ounces|
|Water resistant depth||330 Feet|
For this price range, despite possible issues with the compass and the alarm, this is a watch well worth the investment.