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Suunto Essential Steel

The Suunto Essential Steel is a great watch! Every great adventure starts from within.
SKU: SS021216000
Suunto Sports Watches

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Suunto Sport Watch

Suunto Essential Steel


The Suunto Essential Steel is a great watch! Every great adventure starts from within. From a drive to seek out new places and discover new experiences to summiting the highest peaks in the world, your passion is our inspiration.

Hand built in Finland by the pioneer of outdoor precision instruments, the Suunto Essential honors our adventure heritage.

The all-black Suunto Essential Steel is the new modern classic, ready for adventure with its diamond-like carbon coated case.




  • Stainless Steel, Sapphire Crystal Glass
  • Altimeter, Barometer, Compass
  • Made in Finland




  • Bezel material: Steel
  • Glass material: Sapphire crystal
  • Case material: Stainless steel
  • Strap material: Leather
  • Weight 120 g / 4.23 oz
  • Water resistance 30 m (according to ISO 6425)
  • Battery life in time mode 12 months
  • Battery type CR2032
  • User replaceable battery: Yes 
  • Time, date: Yes 
  • Alarm clock 1 daily alarm
  • Dual time: Yes
  • Countdown timer: Yes
  • Stopwatch timer: Yes
  • Languages EN, DE, ES, FR
  • Backlight electro-luminescent
  • Configurable backlight activation: 1 button, all buttons
  • Button lock: Yes 
  • Display type matrix
  • Battery indicator low battery indicator
  • Metric and imperial units: Yes


  • Digital compass: Yes
  • Direction scale degrees
  • Needle north indicator
  • Bearing lock with orienting indicator: Yes
  • Compass accuracy 5°
  • Compass resolution

Physical Specifications

  • Operating temperature -20° C to +60° C / -5° F to +140° F
  • Storage temperature -30° C to +60° C / -22° F to +140° F

Diving Functions

Free Diving

  • Depth meter for snorkeling: 10 m

OutDoor Functions


  • Barometric altitude: Yes 
  • Altitude graph: Yes 
  • Total ascent/descent air pressure based
  • Altitude difference: Yes 
  • Log recording rate 1, 5, 10, 30, 60 s
  • Resolution 1 m
  • Range -500 - 9000 m


  • Sea level pressure: Yes
  • Sea level pressure graph: Yes 
  • Weather trend indicator: Yes 
  • Temperature: Yes 
  • Temperature display range:  -20° C to +60° C / -4° F to +140° F
  • Sunrise/sunset times: Yes 
  • Automatic alti/baro profile: Yes
  • Storm alarm: Yes 
  • Pressure resolution: 1hPa/0.05 inHg
  • Temperature resolution: 1°
  • Max weather recording length: 7 days


Additional Info

Additional Info

Brand Suunto Sports Watches
FREE Delivery Yes, delivery is FREE


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