Outdoors on a sunny day (100,000 illuminance/lux): 2 minutes for 1 day use; 11 hours to full charge. Outdoors on a cloudy day (10,000 illuminance/lux): 12 minutes for 1 day use; 40 hours to full charge. How do you charge a dead citizen eco-drive watch? Charge the watch byexposing it to direct sunlight for five to six hours at least once a month.
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Are Citizen Eco Drive watches any good?
There is something cool about the Citizen Eco Drive Watch collection. These watches have the ability to go on and on, without the need of a change of battery. This is all made possible due their batteries being able to be charged by sunlight. No matter how many times I talk about it or see it in action, it is still pretty awesome.
How to charge an Eco Drive watch properly?
1. Wear the Watch on a Sunny Day. If you wear an Eco Drive watch daily, then you will have no problem keeping your watch fully charged all time. Going in the sunlight will be able to give the battery a boost over the days that you wear it.
What is an Eco-Drive watch?
Citizen Eco-Drive watches use an environmentally friendly highly specialized rechargeable cell to store electrical energy. When the watch is fully charged, most Eco-Drive watches have a power reserve of 6 months or more.
How do I recharge my Citizen Eco-Drive timepiece?
If you wear your new Citizen Eco-Drive timepiece on a regular basis, recharging will be virtually automatic as regular exposure to light will keep your power reserve unending. Recharge times will vary based on your timepiece and the type of light utilized; direct sunlight is the fastest, most efficient light source for recharging.