This article presents the top 5 best men’s watches on the market today.
Watch connoisseurs understand the importance of a finely-crafted timepiece. A quality watch provides both form and function. It can keep the wearer punctual while providing a stylish, eye-catching accessory. In today’s digital age, one may wonder if a watch still deserves a place on the nightstand or in the jewelry box. While phones are convenient, they are not always appropriate. With that said, there are a number of different types of watch that can match any personality or need. 2014’s crop is sure to not disappoint. These are five of the top men’s watches of the year:
5. Armitron Chronograph Black Digital Sport Watch
The Armitron Chronograph Black Digital Sport Watch is the perfect casual timepiece for active men and sports fans. The black resin case is offset by a gunmetal gray and black face, which is adorned with a bold-faced and centered digital time. The watch can show dual time, military time and features a handy lap timer. This watch is also useful to swimmers and divers as it is water resistant up to 330 feet.
4. Casio G-Shock Mirror-Metallic White
Those looking for a bit more flare need look no further than the Casio G-Shock Mirror-Metallic White digital watch. This timepiece puts the wearer’s personality on display with a sleek, white-resin case and buckle. The watch face is eye catching in its own right. Its mirrored silver look makes the watch stylish yet easy to read. Casio’s G-shock line is notorious for being rugged, dependable products. This installment is no exception and is water resistant more than 650 feet!
3. Citizen BJ7000-52E Nighthawk Eco-Drive
If budget is of less concern, the Citizen BJ7000-52E Nighthawk Eco-Drive watch might be a great choice. It’s attractive stainless steel design and large face is sure to demand attention. It provides the wearer with all necessary information without the hassle of rooting for a cellphone. This watch is designed with the more serious watch connoisseur in mind. It features a pilot’s slide rule inner chapter ring and non-reflective crystal dial protection. This watch never needs a battery as it runs in any kind of artificial or natural light for a lifetime.
2. Seiko SNE042 Two-Tone Solar
The Seiko SNE042 Two-Tone Solar watch has as beautiful and clean a design as any. Its charcoal face is adorned with golden hands and hour markers. The stainless steel band is marked with two gold stripes for an added touch of flare. This Seiko is solar powered and does not require a battery. The watch is not designed for use in the water, as it is only water resistant to 99 feet.
1. Casio G-Shock DW5600E-1V
Casio makes the list for a second time with their G-Shock DW5600E-1V digital watch. Unlike its aforementioned cousin, this watch is all about function. It is not as stylish, however, it provides wearers with a multitude of information and can truly take a beating. This G-Shock features a multi-function alarm, 1/100 of a second stopwatch, auto calendar and many others. The display is clear and extremely easy to read. This watch is a true no-nonsense timepiece that is as reliable as it is useful.