|Price:||£345.73 & FREE Delivery in the UK. Details|
|You Save:||£103.27 (23%)|
|Dial Window Material Type||Mineral|
|Case Material||Stainless Steel|
|Case Diameter||48 millimetres|
|Band Material||Stainless Steel|
|Band Width||21 millimetres|
|Bezel Material||Stainless steel|
|Bezel Function||E6b flight computer|
|Special Features||Alarm, Chronograph|
|Water Pressure Resistance||20 bar|
The company was established in 1924. The founding fathers selected the name Citizen so it would be "Close to the Hearts of People Everywhere" and soon after adopted the company’s formal name, Citizen Watch Company.
During the last 75 years Citizen has expanded its business throughout the world and has achieved recognition as the global brand. The past 25 year period has coincided with the company’s dramatic rise to its current position as one of the largest watchmaker, a distinction Citizen has held every year since 1986.
Beyond sheer size, Citizen is also recognised as a worldwide leader in enhanced technology. From one of the slimmest LCD watch to the first voice recognition watch and the world’s first professional dive watch with an electronic depth sensor, Citizen’s record of "world’s firsts" is unmatched.
More recently, Citizen has staked out a new position as the leader in Ecologically Friendly timekeeping with its Eco-Drives watches that are light powered. With models ranging from dress models to sports models to professional dive watches, Citizen Eco-Drive runs continuously in any kind of natural or artificial light for a lifetime of use. Fueled by light, it never needs a battery.
Eco-Drive Frequently Asked Questions (See the full Citizen Eco-Drive FAQ here)
How can you tell if the Eco-Drive watch is getting enough light?
In normal use, the watch displays the time and the sweep-second hand moves in one second intervals. A very important feature of Eco-Drive is the Low Charge Warning Mode which as a result of low battery voltage, causes the second hand to jump two seconds at a time (while still keeping correct time).
How long will an Eco-Drive watch run after it is fully charged?
If your watch is put away where no light is available to it while in a fully charged state, depending on the model, it will run for from 45 days to 5 years.
How can the Eco-Drive watch be recharged?
Besides sunlight, it can be safely charged by exposing it to a fluorescent desk lamp, with the dial (face) up and within about 8 inches or an incandescent lamp (regular light bulb) no closer than 20 inches. Never use a halogen lamp since the heat generated by it can cause damage to your watch. The most efficient and the quickest is in direct bright sunlight (not windowsill) and never on the dashboard of a car.
An excellent watch. Looks very good and has a lot of functionality to get to grips with. Well worth the money.Published 22 days ago by Fazzer
Bought this to replace an older version. Very pleased does averything the old and trusted watch did and more.
This watch is faultless.
A beautiful piece of equipment. I've had it for one year and a half and I love it.
A very nice time piece. The technology still impresses me after 2 years...Published 8 months ago by Ladlong
Classy..quality looks great on my husband keeps good time and definately one of his favourites...arrived nicely packaged in good time.Published 9 months ago by Debs
this watch is brilliant !!! it does every thing . you only pay for what you get & I did,nt think it was that too expensive . it keeps the time to the nearest mimi second ! Read morePublished 15 months ago by Mr B Robertson
The watch is exactly what I was after and having selected it at 4pm was very pleased to receive it within a 1 hour delivery window the next day. Read morePublished 16 months ago by MATTHEW STUART-REID