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Unveiling the Seiko Prospex ‘Dark Depths’ GMT Watch

Seiko Prospex Dark Depths GMT Watch at House Of Watches
16 February 2024

Unveiling the Seiko Prospex ‘Dark Depths’ GMT Watch

Calling all Seiko aficionados and dive watch enthusiasts! 

Get ready to descend into the captivating world of the Seiko Prospex ‘Dark Depths’ GMT Watch. This modern marvel isn't just a stylish diver; it's a living piece of history, paying homage to a legacy born in the depths of 1968. 

So, buckle up and prepare for a deep dive into its features, advancements, and why it might be your next perfect timepiece.

A Legacy Reborn: Seiko Prospex ‘Dark Depths’ Watch

The ‘Dark Depths’ draws inspiration from Japan's first hi-beat one-piece diver's watch released in 1968. This iconic timepiece revolutionised the industry with its robust build and superior performance. Fast forward to today, the ‘Dark Depths’ seamlessly blends vintage charm with cutting-edge technology, offering a robust and stylish companion for your aquatic or everyday escapades.

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Beyond Style: Unveiling the Powerhouse Within:

Beneath its sleek, 42mm stainless steel exterior lies the Calibre 6R54, Seiko's in-house automatic movement. This powerhouse, a significant advancement from its 1968 predecessor, boasts:

  • 24 jewels: Ensuring smooth operation and reduced wear.
  • 72-hour power reserve: No need to worry about winding for days.
  • 21,600 vibrations per hour: Superior accuracy for precise timekeeping.
  • Magnetic resistance: Reliable performance, no matter the environment.

But that's not all! The ‘Dark Depths’ introduces the groundbreaking GMT functionality for the first time in a Seiko diver. Track a second time zone with the independent 24-hour hand, making this watch ideal for globetrotters and multi-taskers alike.

Built for the Depths, Ready for Anything:

Don't be fooled by its sophistication; this watch is as tough as it is stylish. Its 200-metre water resistance and scratch-resistant sapphire crystal are direct descendants of its diving heritage, ensuring it can withstand the rigours of underwater exploration or daily wear and tear.

Who Should Dive In?

This watch is for those who appreciate heritage, functionality, and timeless design. 

It's perfect for:

  • Seiko enthusiasts: A modern twist on a classic, it's a worthy addition to any Seiko collection.
  • Divers and water enthusiasts: Its robust build and diving features make it a reliable companion for underwater adventures.
  • Frequent travellers: The GMT functionality simplifies navigating different time zones.
  • Style-conscious individuals: The sleek design and premium materials exude sophistication for everyday wear.
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Technical Specifications at a Glance:

  • Case diameter: 42mm
  • Water resistance: 200m
  • Movement: Calibre 6R54 automatic
  • Power reserve: 72 hours
  • Strap: Stainless steel bracelet
  • Crystal: Sapphire crystal
  • Additional features: Unidirectional rotating bezel, GMT functionality, Luminescent hands and markers

Pricing and Where to Find:

The Seiko Prospex ‘Dark Depths’ GMT Watch retails for around £1,400 and is available at authorised Seiko retailers, including House of Watches.

Please note that pricing may be subject to change over time

Ready to make a splash?

The Seiko Prospex ‘Dark Depths’ GMT Watch is more than just a timepiece; it's a connection to a legacy, a testament to constant innovation, and a reliable companion for your deepest dives. 

Visit House of Watches today and experience the "Dark Depths" for yourself!