Best Men's Watches

It is a known fact that most men love watches, and view it as a must-have accessory. This article will tell you the best men's watches that are available in the market today.
Watches for men have long been a favorite choice for accessories. For many centuries, the best men's watches have enjoyed phenomenal sales, and hundreds of thousands of men have worn these trendy watches for a number of different reasons. Today, watches have become more than just a status symbol and a tool for telling the time.

The advanced features that are present in the wrist watches that are available in the market today are simply fascinating, and they have raised the bar for this particular product permanently. Some of the famous brands that make watches are Rolex, Omega, Tissot, Breitling, Tag Heuer and Swiss Army Victorinox. There are hundreds of more brands, and the watch you choose to buy depends entirely on your budget and the kind of features you are looking for.

Top 10 Men's Watches Brands

With that in mind, here are the top 10 best men's watches brands that are available in the market today. If price is not a limitation for you, then these are the watches (including digital watches) that you should be looking at. Be warned though, that the best watches can come at very high prices. New models are released for each brand from time to time, and in some cases a single watch can sell for as much as $25,000 as well.
  1. Rolex
  2. Cartier
  3. Breitling
  4. Omega
  5. Bvlgari
  6. Tag Heuer
  7. Montblanc
  8. Guess
  9. Fossil
  10. Seiko
Some other good brands for men's watches are Casio, Armani, Swatch, Burberry, DKNY, Lucien Piccard, Pierre Cardin, Rado and Versace.

All of these brands come under the luxury category, and they can cost you a fairly large amount of money. If you are looking to make an emphatic style statement with the watch that you wear, then you cannot look beyond these particular brands. Moreover, some of the features that they offer will simply blow your mind away.

Best Men's Watches Under 500 Dollars

Now, even though these designer watches are great to own and to look at, they are extremely pricey. If these watches are beyond your reach, there are some more affordable options to look at as well. Here are some of the best ones under $500.
  • Fossil Silver Ceramic Topring - $170
  • ESQ Freedom - $229
  • Dolce & Gabbana Medicine Man - $345
  • Victorinox Swiss Army 'Maverick II' - $399
  • Seiko Men's Velatura Chronograph - $399
  • Invicta Men's 6561 Subaqua Noma IV - $419
  • Casio G-Shock Hyper Colors - $439
  • Emporio Armani Stainless Steel Watch - $469
  • TX '730' Classic Chronograph Watch - $449
  • TechnoMarine Nitrox - $479
With the holiday season just around the corner, you can find plenty of great sales and deals from a variety of sources to find some affordable watches for yourself, or as a gift for someone else.

Best Men's Watches Under 1000 Dollars

With an increased budget, you have more choices available to you. $1000 is enough money to buy a pretty good wrist watch for yourself, and when you explore all the sales this festive season, you will find a good high-end watch for yourself in this price range. Here are some popular options that you can pick from.
  • Movado Juro Two-Tone - $599
  • New 2010 Tag Heuer F1 Watch - $645
  • Victorinox Swiss Army AirBoss Mach 4 - $719
  • Tag Heuer Men's CAH1110 - $789
  • Hamilton Khaki Navy Titanium Chronograph - $899
  • Baume & Mercier Classima 8485 - $999
  • Longines WWW - $999
With so many choices for the best men's watches available to you, you can now pick a watch that suits all your requirements. There are plenty of online catalogs that you can scan through as well, so as to get a better idea about the watch that you wish to purchase. Different price levels mean this is a market that cannot get saturated, since it caters to the needs of so many different segments.
By Rahul Thadani
Last Updated: 9/20/2011
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