The “Save the Ocean” series is a collaboration between Seiko and Fabian Cousteau, grandson of the famous underwater explorer Jacques-Yves Cousteau since 2018. Like his grandfather, Fabian Cousteau devoted his life to exploring the ocean and devoting himself to ocean protection and conservation. Seiko will use part of the proceeds from the “Save the Ocean” series to support the work of the Fabian Cousteau Marine Learning Center. Today, the brand has launched the new Turtle King SRPF77K1 and Samurai King SRPF79K1 watches.
This watch is an improvement of the best-selling models of cheap Seiko Turtle and Samurai. The brand has upgraded the material to make the watch more resistant to external environmental attacks. Turtle King SRPF77K1 and Samurai King SRPF79K1 retain their cool design, while introducing a novel gray-blue dial inspired by manta rays and a new silicone strap.
The Turtle King “Save the Ocean” SRPF77K1
The Turtle King SRPF77K1 watch retains its classic appearance and is equipped with a polished and brushed 45 mm stainless steel case with a screw-in crown at 4 o’clock. Equipped with the 4R36 movement, this is a proven Seiko entry-level movement. Important improvements include a sapphire crystal with a magnifying glass (above the day-date window), and a unidirectional rotating bezel with black ceramic inserts and more pronounced flutes. The dial is beautifully decorated with wave patterns and manta rays, with a gray-blue gradient effect. In addition, the watch is also equipped with a newly designed silicone strap with a color matching the dial.
Samurai King “Save the Ocean” SRPF79K1
The Samurai King SRPF79K1 continues the famous design of the Samurai watch, retaining the same size stainless steel case (43.8 mm x 12.8 mm) and the same configuration of the 4R35 automatic movement (with central hour, minute, second and date display), while being more robust The new material has been upgraded. The watch is equipped with a sapphire crystal and a magnifying glass above the date window. The unidirectional rotating knurled bezel is decorated with a black ceramic insert marked with a 60-minute scale. Like the Turtle King SRPF77K1, the gray-blue gradient dial of the Samurai King SRPF79K1 is also decorated with exquisite waves and manta rays, and is matched with a silicone strap that matches the color of