Seiko 5 Sports x Journal Standard SBSA189 Special Edition

Seiko SBSA189 Review

Released in 2022 for the Japanese market, the Seiko SBSA189 is a non-limited dive watch.

It has a case width of 42.5 mm, a thickness of 13.4 mm, a lug-to-lug distance of 46 mm and a lug width of 22 mm.

The Seiko SBSA189 comes in a black stainless steel case with a black rotating bezel and a black and red bezel insert.

Featuring a black matte dial with a black chapter ring, the Seiko SBSA189 has silver indices with white lume, and a set of silver SKX-style hands with white lume.

Powered by the Seiko caliber 4R36 automatic movement, it features date and day complications.

The watch has a water resistance of 10 bar (100 meters) and comes on a black leather nato strap.

The price of the Seiko 5 Sports x Journal Standard SBSA189 Special Edition is 39600 JPY MSRP.

Seiko SBSA189 Full Specs

Release Year2022
SeriesJournal Standard Special Edition
Limited EditionNo
Case Width42.5 mm
Case Thickness13.4 mm
Lug-to-Lug46 mm
Lug Width22 mm
Case MaterialStainless steel
Case ColorBlack
Crown ColorBlack
Dial ColorBlack
Dial FinishMatte
IndicesRectangle, Square, Triangle
Indices ColorSilver
Indices LumeWhite
Hands TypeSKX-style
Hands ColorSilver
Hands LumeWhite
Bezel TypeRotating
Bezel FunctionDiving
Bezel ColorBlack
Bezel Insert ColorBlack, Red
Bezel Insert Markings ColorWhite
Rehaut / Chapter Ring TypeChapter ring
Rehaut / Chapter Ring ColorBlack
Movement Caliber4R36
Movement TypeAutomatic
Movement ComplicationDate, Day
Water Resistance10 bar
Band ColorBlack
Band MaterialLeather
Band TypeNato strap