Seiko x nano universe’s Rolex Daytona-Inspired Collaboration Is Incredibly Affordable

The Japanese have always been respected for their inclination towards affordable watchmaking. Setting aside all the bells and whistle to prioritise both quality and function, the timepieces they produce practically speak for themselves – without having to coast on the goodwill of its brand alone.

The latest in a long line of attention-worthy timepieces created in the Land of the Rising Sun is this Seiko x nano universe collaboration. A stainless steel beauty that takes inspiration directly from early ’60s Rolex Datyonas.

Powered by 8T67 quartz movement, the Seiko x nano universe SZSJ005 chronograph:

  • holds a thin tachymeter scale
  • holds pump-pushers
  • is reportedly water-resistant up to 100 meters
  • and completed with a black face displaying Seiko-branding, as well as a tasteful “Chronograph” inscription in red

The Seiko x nano universe SZSJ005 chronograph is currently available to purchase for ¥27,500 (AU$404.20).

To get your hands on one of these frosty babies, however, you’ll have to enter a waiting list over at nanouniverse.jpOr you can try your luck right now over at

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