- Automatic ETA 2824-2 movement – The JazzMaster Viewmatic H32455557 sports an automatic ETA movement that adds to the quality of the watch while improving on accuracy and ease of maintenance.
- Anti-Reflective Sapphire Crystal – The sapphire crystal dial window transforms the Hamilton JazzMaster H32455557 into an upper end premium quality watch. This is one tough gem that makes the watch face virtually scratch-proof and able to withstand rough handling, abrasion and other forms of punishment. What’s more, the sapphire crystal used is anti-reflective, which helps to prevent glare and allows for easier reading even in bright sunlight.
- Luminous Hands – The Hamilton JazzMaster H32455557 uses blue luminous hands that illuminate its silver dial. Telling time in low light situations has never been easier! The second hand adds more beauty and class with its breathtaking sweeping motion.
- 38mm Stainless Steel Case – The Hamilton JazzMaster H32455557 has an average-sized rounded stainless steel case. As a result, the watch can easily double as a dress watch.
- Men’s Standard Crocodile Leather Band – This watch utilizes a men’s standard leather band that’s designed to fit most wrists. The band is made of crocodile leather, measures 18mm wide, and is fitted with a buckle closure so you can adjust it for a more comfortable fit.
- Lightweight Construction – Weighing in at an incredibly light 2.08 ounces, this watch easily falls in the category of comfortable all-day wear.
Look & Feel: 4.8/5
The Hamilton JazzMaster Viewmatic is an exceptional combination of silver hues and stainless steel. Looking at the band, the classic crocodile leather makes for a perfect beginning to this timepiece. Added to the 38mm stainless steel case it gives the watch a look of style and sophistication. Holding it in your hands you’ll notice that the watch is built to be light, which provides a perfect combination of elegance and balance.
Just a glance at this watch and you’ll be able to pick out its distinctive silver dial and stainless steel bezel. This color combination works to accentuate its sharpness and visual uniqueness. Hamilton has paid special attention to the hands while designing the Jazzmaster. The subtle blue hands sport Lumibrite technology which allows the details of the dial to be viewed even in the dark. In addition, the watch provides beautiful Arabic numerals and indices. All these features combine with the sweeping second hand to create a flawless display.
The sapphire crystal is impressive, especially if you’re looking for a watch that’s capable of taking more punishment. It seems delicate and smooth, yet it’s hard enough to withstand nearly any form of wear and tear. The back of the watch is also protected by the same sapphire crystal, creating a see-through window that lets you view the inner components. A date window located at the 3 o’clock position finishes this beauty off.
Build Quality & Durability: 4.8/5
The Hamilton JazzMaster Viewmatic H32455557 is a well-crafted timepiece designed to be functional and durable. The quality material used in its design makes it resistant to wear and tear. This watch combines the scratch-resistance of a sapphire crystal, the rustproof properties of stainless steel, and the toughness of crocodile leather band.
The JazzMaster Viewmatic H32455557 sports an automatic ETA 2824-2 movement, which has become the cornerstone of the luxury watch industry. This adds to the quality of the watch while improving on accuracy and easy maintenance. It makes use of an automatic three-handed 25-jewel movement that’s both durable and relatively inexpensive. You also get a 40-hour power reserve, which is plenty considering that the watch requires less energy to run.
You would expect to spend a fortune when considering the flawless build and look of this watch. But surprisingly this watch is more affordable than other models that pack the same features. It’s a great deal for those in search of a luxurious watch that makes a wonderful fashion piece.
How Does It Compare?
Hamilton Jazzmaster Viewmatic H32715551
This watch is almost a duplicate of JazzMaster Viewmatic H32455557. However, the difference comes in the luminous hands and numerals. This watch has silver-tone luminous hands and lacks Arabic numerals. It’s quite large with a case diameter of 44mm. It makes a great luxury watch for those that desire a little bit more water resistance. This watch gives a water resistance level of up to 100 meters and costs a little more than the Viewmatic H32455557.
Hamilton Jazzmaster H32515535
This watch sports a distinctive black dial that contrasts handsomely with the stainless steel case. It’s larger than the Viewmatic H32455557, having a case diameter of 40mm. This watch costs a bit less and makes a wonderful choice for anyone that wants more contrast in a luxury watch.