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Top (Affordable) Military Watches for Men

If diamonds are a girl’s best friend then for men, a great watch can be a lifelong buddy. Combining practicality and style, timepieces are a must have accessory for men. Military watches are becoming one of the most admired kinds of men’s watches as they are fashionable yet have an aura of intense manliness about them. They are also suitable to wear on any occasion. Here is a list of top watches preferred by men in and out of uniform alike.

•    Citizen Men’s Mens Top Watch photoCredit: WalterHenryBM8475-0 Eco Drive Military Black Plate: The main features include Japanese quartz movement and runs without a battery on both artificial and natural light sources. It is water resistant up to 100 meters.
•    Smith & Wesson SWW 1464 BK Military Watch: One of the top selling watches for men. This is for the fashion conscious with three detachable straps and a superb black dial.

•    Luminox Original Navy Seals Dive Watch Series I: It is designed for water enthusiasts as it is water resistant up to 660 feet. Its 16 gas lights make it readable in pitch dark underwater environment.

•    Casio G-Shock GW200MS-1: Features include 2 daily alarms, shock and water resistance and a unique solar rechargeable battery along with a power saving function.

•    Wenger’s Men 70890 Swiss Raid Commando Patagoman: Resistant to moisture and sweat. It is understated yet durable and able to handle wear and tear. Features three chronograph sub-dials and a black bezel which also acts as a tachymeter.

•    Victorinox Swiss Army Cavalry Men's Watch: lightweight, simple and professional looking, this is water resistant up to 100 meters, featuring a date function with an easy to read dial

•    Invicta Men’s 3332 Force Collection Lefty Watch: Built for left handed men. This bestselling watch has a black dial with interior tachymeter markings. It offers a host of features which include a scratch resistant mineral crystal with anti-reflective coating, three chronograph sub-dials and water resistance up to 100 meters.

•    Movado Military Men's Two tone Quartz Watch: Its main features are its sleek design and the Swiss Quartz movement as well as a Sapphire crystal, making it one of the top watches in the men’s category.

Today, the manufacturers of these watches have realized the importance of staying current with the ever changing sense of fashion and the demands of the market. Hence, they have come up with appealing designs which, for the consumer, make these time pieces worth the price. In terms of aesthetics as well as technology, they are some of the most sought after and affordable timepieces in the industry.

Owing to their popularity, there are many fakes as well therefore, so shoppers are advised to seek out trusted merchants before making buying decisions.