Who doesn’t love automatic watches? With their quality, timelessness and longevity, it is completely understandable to want to have one.
We may have different preferences in choosing a good watch. For us at Epik Watch, a great automatic watch possesses three important elements — style, durability and affordability. Therefore, we made a list of automatic watches that enjoy all of these components.
Since we want you to experience the features of a classy and long-lasting watch without feeling guilty about anything you spend, we’ve only picked the best ones for you!
1. Orient Men’s ‘Ray II’ Automatic Watch
This watch with a 41mm case diameter is made with mineral crystal. Orient ‘Ray II’ Automatic Watch adopts the Japanese-automatic movement that guarantees quality in all its automatic watches. The 41 mm case houses a velvet blue dial with luminous round markers that make it easy to tell the time even in a dim environment. The dial window is made of shatter-proof mineral crystal for extra protection.
This timepiece is water-resistant and can survive a depth of up to 660 feet (200 M), making it safe enough to wear even on serious surface water sports without worrying about any damage. Your water activities will never be the same when you wear this beauty.
2. Invicta Men’s 8928OB Pro Diver Watch
This 18-K gold ion-plated watch comes with a unidirectional bezel and a black dial. Invicta Men’s 8928OB Pro Diver Watch also uses a Japanese-automatic movement. The black and gold combination, as well as the ridged unidirectional bezel, looks classy and will certainly look great on any outfit. The 40 mm case is large enough to tell the time at a distance, and the mineral dial window provides a shatter-proof protection to prevent minor scratches and dents.
This watch is designed to withstand water depth of up to 660 feet (200 M). Wearing a classy watch all while doing your favorite water activities is possible with this diver’s watch!
3. Hamilton Unisex Khaki King
While Hamilton isn’t considered a luxury watch brand, watch enthusiasts consider this as one of the best brands out there. Take a look at the Hamilton Unisex Khaki King, for example. This watch belongs to their Khaki Field collection, which showcases classic army style watches that are built for outdoor life. The 38 mm round case is neither too small nor too large, and the markers certainly stand out from the black dial.
The clean and straightforward design is a perfect fit for those who value function before aesthetics. The khaki watch band is suitable to wear with casual clothing, especially while travelling, but is versatile enough to be worn even at the workplace.
4. Seiko Men’s Prospex Automatic Diver Watches
Seiko Men’s Prospex Automatic Diver Watch has smooth, satisfying bezel action! Made with a stainless steel case and hardlex mineral crystal, this durable diver’s watch can withstand water depth of up to 660 feet (200 M). The black rubber band provides a comfortable fit that does not impede movement while doing physical activities.
The hands and markers are luminous and a date display is located at the 3 o’clock marker. The 42 mm stainless steel case is large enough to see the details of the dial at a distance. This is certainly a well-made model that can withstand most water sports and prevent water from seeping into the interior. Talk about durability and style without breaking the bank!
5. Orient Men’s 2nd Gen. Bambino
Orient Men’s 2nd Gen. Bambino features hand-winding and hacking movement as it also adopts the Japanese-automatic movement. It is water-resistant and can survive a depth of 100 feet (30 M). The 40.5 mm case is made of stainless steel, and the dial window is made of mineral crystal.
The Roman numeral markers certainly add a flair of sophistication to the overall look along with the classic leather watch band, making this an exquisite timepiece to wear on formal occasions. From its design alone, it’s not a surprise why this is considered a favorite among customers. If you’re looking for an impressive dress watch without the hefty price tag, this one’s for you!
For more top of the range watches, be sure to check out our popular women’s automatic watches, and for those on a budget, we recommend our top 5 automatic watches under $500 and automatic watches under $300.