When it comes to changing a battery in a watch, it can be expensive, not to mention a hassle. That's where solar powered watches can really become handy, as they dont require a new battery for their entire lifetime.

Solar powered watches are for people who want simple watches with useful features that require no maintenance, including changing the battery.

Here's the best solar powered watches available for under $50 dollars.

Casio AQS800W Slim Solar Ana-Digital Watch

Slim Watch CasioCredit: www.amazon.comThe Casio AQS800W features a nice looking black resin case with bright orange accents, that really makes it stand out. Besides being solar powered it offers both an analog and digital display. It also has a built in stopwatch, auto calendar, world times (31 time zones) and is water resistant up to 330 feet. Along with the reliable quartz movement, this great watch from Casio is extremely lightweight and comfortable to wear.

Casio WS210 HD Tough Solar Powered Watch

Casio WS210Credit: www.amazon.comThe Casio WS210 is a tough watch with a strong stainless steel case and band. Included with the automatic solar power is a unique moon and tide graph, a countdown timer and five programmable alarms.

Other great features include a battery indicator, LED light, world time zones and this model is water resistant up to 330 feet. Casio has truly packed a ton of value into this great and affordable watch.

Casio AQS800WD Slim Ana-Digital Watch

Casio AQS800WDCredit: www.amazon.comThe best way to describe the AQS800WD from Casio is slim and sleek. This watch truly has a nice, sleek look with a solid stainless steel case and band. The display features both an analog and digital option with a clear black background. It's water resistant up to 330 feet, has a great timer and stopwatch, built in world time zones (31 time zones) and features an auto calendar.

 

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