Under $500: Top 7 Low to Mid-End Casual Timepieces
This is part 4 (Casual) of a 5 part series on all Low-End to Mid-Range watches:
- Part 1 : Sport Timepieces, $200 to $499
- Part 2: Fashion Timepieces, $200 to $499
- Part 3: Dress Timepieces, $200 to $499
- Part 4: Casual Timepieces, $200 to $499 [You Are Here]
- Part 5: Sales & Discounted Timepieces, $200 to $499
Having a high-quality everyday watch is a must for guys out there. If you’re in the market for a good casual watch, but are quite tight on budget, you’ll be glad to know that we’ve come up with a list of some of the best casual timepieces that cost no more than $500.
Best Under $500 Low to Mid-End Casual Watches
Make this Diesel men’s casual watch your new favorite timepiece.
It features a colossal design with its huge face and wide stainless steel band. 59 millimeters thick, this is a very bold watch that features a speedometer-inspired dial. The all-black dial with the blue accents make this watch remarkably awesome to look at.
It features baton hour markers with Arabic numeral indicators. It has three sub-dials as well for the chronograph function, plus a date display window at the 3 o’clock position. A very cool watch, this timepiece will really stand out on your wrist.
This is a very beautiful, classic-looking watch from Ingersoll.
It’s the perfect casual watch with its round stainless steel case and bezel, and its leather calfskin strap. It has chronograph functions, too, and features three sub-dials on its white dial face that’s protected by a durable mineral crystal window. It features baton hour and minute markers accompanied by Arabic numeral indicators, as well as thin and long hour, minute, and second hands.
Between the 4 o’clock and 5 o’clock positions is a round date display window, and right below the 12 o’clock marker is the Ingersoll signature logo. A truly unique casual watch, this is one timepiece that will surely add some excitement to your day.
With an amazing build quality and an inimitable futuristic design, this watch from Braun is truly made to perfection.
It makes an excellent everyday watch with its stout construction and unique appearance. It features a stainless steel band seamlessly joined to the stainless steel body. It also comes with a black dial face that features Arabic numeral markers, three chronograph sub-dials, and a rectangular date display window right at the 4 o’clock position.
Contrasting the black dial is a yellow second hand that indicates the watch’s Swiss quartz movement. A combination of classic and modern designs, this is one of those timepieces that will immediately grab your attention at first glance.
Precision is the name of the game with this casual watch from Bulova.
It’s a very distinctive-looking timepiece that’s equipped with an accurate quartz movement and a precise and unique chronograph function. What makes this watch really special, though, is its great combination of high-tech and dressy look. It has a steam punk appeal to it, but will also pass as a nice dress watch because of its black leather strap and rose gold stainless steel bezel.
The multi-level black dial with rose gold-toned hour markers and hands also make it very attractive. Truly, this is the watch for you if you’re looking for a timepiece that’s not only beautiful, but is also fully functional and accurate.
From Seiko comes this awesome watch that’s very stylish and accurate.
It features silver stainless steel case and band and is powered by Japanese quartz movement. The band seamlessly attaches to the bezel, giving the watch a very elegant and appealing look. The bezel screwed down and is also ridged on the side, which makes the watch easier to grip.
Meanwhile, the black dial features raised silver baton markers, two sub-dials, a power reserve indicator, and a date display window at the 12 o’clock position. For the price, this is a very nice-looking and functional watch that is definitely worth trying.
This is a very classy and professional-looking watch from Emporio Armani.
The combination of the beige leather calfskin calf and the silver stainless steel case and bezel makes this timepiece very cool to the eyes. It doesn’t have a lot of frills to it, but the baton hour markers, three sub-dials, plus the Armani logo that replaces the 12th-hour marker makes this timepiece very elegant looking.