The Ultimate Everyday Watch Under $500 Vs The Best Under $5000: Rolex Explorer & Seiko SARB033 Duel

Published on Feb 04, 2018

How does the best “everyday” automatic wrist watch under $500 compare to one of the best at ten times that price? What are the differences? Advantages? What do you get for that extra money? In response one of these frequently asked questions, I decided pit two favourite watches of the channel against each other to try and understand.

How will the legendary and classically styled Seiko SARB0033 compete against the iconic luxury level Rolex Explorer 114270? Feel free to keep your own scores along for a bit of extra fun and please share your results and observations in the comments.