Seiko SARB035 is white dial version of SARB033 model, it’s a mechanical watch for Men, and with a stainless steel glossy and polished case and great wrist fitting makes it great watch for casual and formal occasions.
This watch costs around $350 (as of writing this review) which is way less than many other watches from other brands in the market. The watch has a royal look and if you are not very brand conscious then it surely can provide you with the quality and latest designs. This is model is designed in such a way that it goes with any outfit such as casual and formal.
SEIKO Men’s SARB035 is a made in Japan watch and the watch is available in chain strap. The watch’s strap is switched from the leather strap to give it a more royal look.
SEIKO Men’s SARB035 Specifications
The SARB035 is a Japanese wrist watch, the watch’s bracelet is of stainless steel and a white crystal dial makes SARB035 look so sleek and gorgeous looking. This watch has a see through back. Its diameter is 38mm and its thickness is 11.2 mm. It weighs 136g so that you don’t feel much weight on your wrist.
A date display is shown at the 3 o’clock position. The stainless steel bracelet has a clasp with a dual push-button release. It comes with automatic hand winding and hack function and the watch’s accuracy is +25 to -15 second per day.
This is a water resistant watch and has a power reserve of 50 hours. The maximum wrist size for this watch is 18.5 cm. It comes in original Seiko box which contains watch and instructions. Seiko provides a one year warranty for this item and also ships it worldwide.
Living with SEIKO SARB035
The watch has a traditional and classic dial which is simple and not very cluttered. It has a clean cut stainless steel which provides the watch with the elegance and sharpness. The watch might not look very attractive in generic online photos and its price might not be as high as other brands offer but the watch contains all the features and style that is required. The product has polished and brushed surface and creamy white dial.
SARB035 has a very smooth second’s hand and most elegant minute track that circles the dial. Hand and indices of the watch are filled with Seiko’s proprietary Luminance bright paint. This makes the glow like a torch when exposed to sun for just a few seconds. Moreover, its indices and date border reminds you of the vintage King Seiko watches which has high level design and precision.
The only weakness that this watch have is its bracelet. For such a classy and elegantly designed dial the bracelet design might have let it down. Its bracelet is of a generic oyster style number with solid links all the way to end. To hold things together there is a push button made up of steel.
There is some striping on the rotor of the watch and its movements is not very decorative. The watch might go unnoticed when partially under sleeve in board meeting but it will definitely catch up eyes because of its angles and finishes when exposed to light.
Most of the people purchased it online are very satisfied with their purchase and they never have regrets on their decision. The features they are getting with this price range is seems to be getting them buy this piece of daily wear. Especially those who have been brand conscious and tried Seiko are impressed by its quality and price. They would have otherwise cost more if they would have opted for other premium brands.
In the end
The SEIKO SARB035 is perfectly crafted watch with balanced in execution, great size, has an incredibly precise and perfect movement, and comes on a fabulously matched and comfortable stainless steel bracelet. In addition it has yet another design aspect is that the crown is positioned and shaped so that it won’t dig into your wrist, unlike other wrist watches.
By the way if the SARB035’s white face is keeping you away from buying it, there is always the option for you to pick the black dialed SEIKO SARB033.