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How does Eco-Drive work on Citizen Watches?

How does Eco-Drive work on Citizen Watches?

Powered by Light We named the technology Eco-Drive in acknowledgement of its eco-friendly origins. It converts any kind of light into energy to power a watch and stores the surplus on a power cell. On a full charge, an Eco-Drive watch runs for months even in darkness with no need for regular battery replacement.

Can a Citizen Eco-Drive be repaired?

If your Citizen eco drive watch stopped working or no longer holds a charge it probably just needs a new capacitor. ALL Citizen repairs are performed by our Swiss-trained professional watchmaker utilizing state-of-the-art tools and charging equipment! …

How do you charge a citizen eco drive watch?

Charge the watch by exposing it to direct sunlight for five to six hours at least once a month. Avoid leaving the watch in a dark place for long periods of time.

Where can you buy Citizen Watches?

Citizen Watches can be purchased at various authorized retailers in the USA. Visit our store locator to find a Citizen authorized retailer near you, and to browse a list of authorized online retailers.

Who makes Citizen Eco Drive watches?

Eco-Drive is a model range of watches manufactured and marketed worldwide by Citizen Watch Co., Ltd., powered primarily by light.

What are eco watches?

The eco watch incorporates technology advances, like solar or light energy, and sustainable material choices, like wood or cork, and finds ways of giving back to surrounding or indigent communities. Eco watches are just friendlier to the planet. It’s that simple. Here is a selection of some of the pioneers in the field:

What is an Echo Drive watch?

Eco-Drive Watches. An Eco-Drive watch uses light derived from the sun or another light-powered source to generate its power. The light is absorbed through the watch face, directed to a small solar cell inside and converted by the capacitor into usable power.