In an era of digitalization, keeping buyers interested in analog watches seems quite intricate. However, several mechanical watch manufacturers continue to invest a great deal of both time and attention to the creation of these traditional timepieces. While 2017 saw the digital watch market launch several do-it-all wristwatches, the conventional models of watches were believed to be rendered obsolete. The truth, however, remains that despite the availability of so many wrist bands that claim to be at your beck and call, many takers still consider finely crafted traditional watches as one of their most prized possessions.
Considering the demands of old time watch lovers, manufacturers have launched uniquely detailed, timeless designs with universal appeals to retain and attract customers. Here’s a quick rundown on what the best analog watches under $600 have to offer this year.
Michael Kors Large Lexington Chronograph Bracelet Watch, 45mm
This classy watch comes in a neatly designed chronograph style with brezel textures and a beautifully crafted bracelet. The dial measures 45mm in case and has a band width of 22mm. This is one of Michael Kors’ popular watches that comes in two stainless steel or gold variants. The watch, quite like most analog metal watches, has a characteristic deployant clasp closure and adjustable metal bracelet. The link too are adjustable and can be removed at your will. This gorgeous time piece fits well, looks elegant, and is priced adequately.
Shinola The Runwell Leather Strap 47mm Watch
Shinola’s stunning leather timepiece quite like its name not only performs brilliantly but also looks super stylist. This three-handed beauty dons an elegant pumpkin and sapphire crystal case, a sharp matte faced dial, and a durable Largo Tan Aniline Latigo leather strap. Some of its striking features include comfortable nubuck backing for added comfort, durable whip-stich buckles, and customizable straps. The Runwell model from Shinola comes in 15 incredible dial and strap combinations. What’s more, this incredible timepiece comes in a handsome superior quality Hickory box.
Tissot Couturier Chronograph Leather Strap Watch
This highly fashionable timepiece is the perfect blend of superior fabric and sophisticated finish. Tissot is one of the most reputed brands that has stood the test of time due to its uncompromising attention to details, classy designs, and top of the class performance. This particular model wears a vintage look in its uncomplicated stainless-steel casing, simple accents, and classic crocodile leather strap. What’s best, this no-fuss Tissot watch comes at a reasonable price.
VOID V03C chronograph watch
Despite the unnerving presence of renowned brands that have been serving customers with timeless masterpieces for several decades, VOID V03C chronograph is a newbie that is completely impossible to miss. Void is making waves in the watch industry since its recent launch in 2008 for its playful, classic, and versatile designs. These watches are a hot favorite among folks at both work and play. Apart from its clean appearance, what makes this one of the most popular watches of 2017 is its ability to display each passing split second through its able six hands.
Hamilton Khaki Field Automatic Old Paper Dial Brown Leather watch
This Swiss made men’s watch comes with a fixed stainless steel bezel and a brown strap around it. The timepiece features calendar, second time zone, date display, and water resistance upto 100 metre. What makes this particular watch especially unique is the beige dial that look fantastic with glowing hands and Arabic 24 hour markings. The watch is scratch resistant and is made with sapphire crystals. Its crown comes with a pull and push feature.