Seiko WatchesSeiko was founded 1881 in Tokio – Japan from Kintaro Hattori. Today, after more than 130 years of innovation, Kintaro Hattori’s company is still dedicated to the perfection that the founder always strove to achieve. 1969 the world’s first quartz watch, the Seiko Quartz Astron was introduced. It was 100 times more accurate than any other watch, and it ran continuously for a year, or 250 times longer than most mechanical watches. The quartz revolution had begun. The todays Seiko collection offers classical and sport models with mechanical so as quartz movements.