Head-to-Head Review: Steeldive SD1996 Vs. SD1903 Pilot Watches

Comparing Steeldive SD1996 "SKX007" Dive Watch and Steeldive SD1903 Automatic Pilot Watch

Steeldive SD1996 "SKX007" Dive Watch

  • Case Material: Stainless steel
  • Movement: Automatic Seiko NH35A
  • Water Resistance: 200m
  • Bezel: Unidirectional rotating ceramic bezel
  • Dial: Date window at 3 o'clock position

Steeldive SD1903 Automatic Pilot Watch

  • Case Material: Stainless steel
  • Movement: Automatic Seiko NH35A
  • Water Resistance: 100m
  • Bezel: Fixed stainless steel bezel
  • Dial: Day and date window at 3 o'clock position

Differences

  • Water Resistance: SD1996 is rated at 200m while SD1903 is rated at 100m.
  • Bezel: SD1996 features a unidirectional rotating ceramic bezel, whereas SD1903 has a fixed stainless steel bezel.

Similarities

  • Both watches have stainless steel cases and are equipped with the same Automatic Seiko NH35A movement.
  • They both have date windows at the 3 o'clock position on the dial.
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