Top 6 Watches for Men

Top 6 Watches for Men

There are a lot of watches in the world, and no one really has time to traipse through every site or store in order to find the best one. Finding a decent watch and having a good amount of spare time goes hand in hand, so we've compiled six of the best men's watches for you, ranging from modern digital watches to classic dress watches. 

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Finding the best watch brands can be a little bit difficult and a whole load of stressful. There are so many different brands on the market that offer different watch features, so where are we supposed to start? However, don't panic - this is where we come in. We've taken a look at whats going on in the watch world to line up what we think are the best brands and watches are that you can get your hands on. Popular men's watches will depend on personal style and taste, ranging from classic and simple styles to bold and bright designs that you just won't be able to keep your eyes off of. A good men's quality watch should be an investment, so the research is key - read on to see what our best watches are.

Fossil Gen 3 Sport Smartwatch – Q Control Grey Silicone

Smartwatches and fitness watches have become two of the main contenders when sizing up watch options for men. Nowadays, everyone wants to have the latest and greatest technology, so we went on a hunt to bring you the best fitness tech watch available. Our search brought us to Fossil and their Gen 3 Sport Smartwatch.

The Fossil Q Control is a Q Control touchscreen smartwatch created for the individual who love adventure. With its heart rate tracking system, this watch balances out as the perfect companion for lifestyle and health whilst designed to look suave on your wrist. The full-round display ensures you have ample space to access all of the features with ease, including receiving Instagram or text notifications on the go and tracking all activity, from going to the gym to taking a long hike. You can control your music, figure out your route with Google maps, receive calendar alerts and so much more by using the touchpad watch face or by using its voice-activated feature.

The Fossil Q Control watch is compatible with all smartphones that have Android™ 4.3+ or iOS 9.0+ making this watch the most accessible option for everyone. If you're looking for a new piece of tech, this is one of the best men's quality watches you can get.

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Fossil Gen 3 Sport Smartwatch Q Control
PHOTO CREDIT: Fossil

Modern brand Larsson & Jennings have shot to success with their classic style watches, blending together elegant designs, quality materials and exceptional craftsmanship. Their versatile men's classic watches suit a whole range of styles, whether you're into traditional style pieces or minimalist designs, and their careful creations have made them one of the top watch brands for the everyday man. Here are our favourites.

Lugano 40mm Gold/Brown Leather

This elegant gold and brown leather watch from their more recent collection is perfect for day to day outings as well as being suitable for most formal looks. Its soft leather suede strap offers maximum comfort, while its gold and white face gives it a delicate finish. Dress it up with anything from a shirt and jeans to a full navy suit.

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The Larsson & Jennings Lugano brown leather watch is an all-time favourite
PHOTO CREDIT: Larsson & Jennings

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Lugano Black Chain Metal Watch

Larsson & Jennings has managed t0 create a brand that is able to do two things expertly. They have the ability to provide the smartest traditional watches, while also creating some of the best in modern wrist wear. This matte black on black leather is no exception and is one of the best watches you can get your hands on if you want monochrome simplicity. This watch is perfect for the modern day man who's after something a little different but still has the classic feel to it.

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A matte black on black watch is sure to make a bold statement
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Lugano 40mm Watch In Silver And Black

There's something effortlessly sleek about a silver and black colour combination. The mix of the two cool, tonal colours provides a clean finish that's ideal for those formal looks. This stainless steel design from Larsson & Jennings would be a great addition to a simple black suit, providing a subtle emphasis and keeping the overall look classic and sleek.

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The black and silver contrast makes this watch a showstopper
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Lugano Kulor 38mm Watch Silver

A white watch is a good accessory for smart occasions, wedding receptions, formal dinners or anything else you can think of that involves you looking both smart and trendy. The white watch will stand out, especially if paired with either navy or black. If you want to make it more subtle, wearing the white watch with a grey suit will pull an entire outfit together. Be careful to keep it clean as the slightest mark will stand out like a sore thumb.

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Silver and white watches can brighten up your whole outfit
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The Best Men's Watches

Casio

Known as one of the leading watch companies, this calculator developing company have a selection of watches that range from digital, retro and classic designs. One thing that they all have in common is that they're made with strong, long-lasting technology which ensures the best quality of watch you'll ever need. The strong versatile selection has allowed the company to build up their reputation very quickly, meaning these are definitely the watches to look out for.

Digital DBC-611E-1EF Watch Silver

Digital watches are becoming increasingly popular and Casio have nailed the digital look with sophistication and innovation in mind. As well as producing a well functioning, water resistant (up to 30 metres), silver stainless steel watch, the cost of it won't break the bank. Priced at £54, this watch is one of the most expensive options that Casio have to offer. The digital display has an 8-digit calculator, dual time zone, alarm and snooze features - what more could you want?

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A digital watch is the one for you if you're feeling tech savvy
PHOTO CREDIT: Thomas Vanden Bogaerde

Top 7 Watches for Men

  • Finding the right watch can be difficult when there are so many options to choose from. Make sure you pick one that suits all your diverse needs.
  • Fossil creates the best smartwatches that are designed to fit around the adventurer. With a touchscreen face and multiple innovative features, you don't need to look any further.
  • Larsson & Jennings offer a wide range of watches with straps and faces that have a modern, iconic style to them. The prices may be slightly high but they are definitely worth the investment.
  • Casio watches can offer you both a classic, retro style or digital, modern-day look and at a price that'll make your wallet happy.

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A bold watch like this one from Timex adds a splash of colour and fun to your outfit
PHOTO CREDIT: Timex

On That Note

Every person has different needs and tastes when it comes to their watch. Some want something that just looks good, others want all the practical features, and some want a mix of the two. Luckily enough, there are designs that'll satisfy even the pickiest of guys out there. Good watch brands all come with different personalities and prices so finding the best one for you may take more time than you think, but at least you'll have a stylish watch to keep track of all the time you have once you've found the perfect watch.

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