Under $5,000: Top 7 Mid-Range to High-End Casual Timepieces
This is part 4 (Casual) of a 5 part series on all Mid-Range to High-End watches:
- Part 1 : Sport Timepieces, $1,000 to $4,999
- Part 2: Fashion Timepieces, $1,000 to $4,999
- Part 3: Dress Timepieces, $1,000 to $4,999
- Part 4: Casual Timepieces, $1,000 to $4,999 [You Are Here]
- Part 5: Sales & Discounted Timepieces, $1,000 to $4,999
Some people say that it makes no sense to spend a lot of money on a casual watch since you’re going to wear it every day, which will shorten the lifespan of the watch. That totally depends on the brand you’re picking, though. More often than not, cheaper watches will wear out faster than timepieces that are quite more pricey. The reason is that pricey watches tend to be more durable and tough since it took an extra bit of effort to design and construct them. If you’re quite brand conscious, especially when it comes to watches, then this post is exactly for you.
Best Under $5000 Mid-Range to High-End Casual Watches
There’s simply no way people won’t turn their heads when they see you wearing this very attractive watch from TAG Heuer. It’s a well-styled timepiece that made of stainless steel.
It features a cool brown dial with index hour and minute markers, plus a date display window beside the 3 o’clock position. It also has a chronograph function, which is represented by three sub-dials. In addition, it offers a brown-toned bezel with a tachymeter scale on it. This watch is a bit on the heavy side and offers a very solid feel, which indicates that it is a truly genuine and high-quality timepiece.
If you’re after a casual watch that you won’t hesitate wearing on a daily basis, this is the one you are looking for.
A simple yet very uniquely-designed watch, this classic-style timepiece from Fortis offers a stainless steel body combined with a leather calfskin strap.
It has a unique 3-ring dial that combines a black outer ring with white hour and minute markers, a second grey ring with the 6th-, 9th-, and 12th- hour markers and the date display window, and a black inner ring featuring the Fortis logo.
Powered by an automatic Swiss movement, this watch also has Incabloc shock absorber and has water resistance capability of up to 100 meters. Designed to impress, this timepiece would make a great addition to your already amazing watch collection.
This timepiece from Baume & Mercier is a very masculine watch with its stainless steel case and brown alligator leather strap. It features a very attractive brown dial with luminescent hands, Arabic numeral hour markers, and minute trackers.
This watch also possesses chronographic functions, which is represented by its three brown sub-dials. Aside from that, the watch also features a tachymeter scale and a telemeter scale. Protected by a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal, this is one tough watch that’s perfect for everyday use.
Overall, this is a well-engineered watch with a balanced design that makes it very pleasing to the eye.
If there’s one watch you wouldn’t regret adding to your growing collection, it’s this one by Oris.
Motorsport inspired, this is a very fashionable timepiece that will surely make you stand out. There is just something about its black and rose gold tone that makes it a very classy-looking watch. The large push buttons and crown also contribute to this look.
On its black dial are gold-toned Arabic numeral hour markers and hands, and three sub-dials. The black bezel also features a tachymeter scale. Built with titanium casing and a two-tone stainless steel bracelet, this watch is very tough and is not only about form, but is most importantly about function and quality.
A tough, big, and bold, this handsome watch from JeanRichard is designed for men who are always on the go.
It’s built to withstand the wear and tear of everyday use and features a stainless steel casing with a brown leather strap. It highlights a black dial that features baton hour markers with an Arabic numeral 12 as the 12th-hour marker. It also comes with big and bold hands plus three sub-dials and a date display window between the 4 o’clock and 5 o’clock positions.
At the outer rim is also a count-up 0-60 scale, and in addition to the crown on the right side, there is also a push button on the left opposite side of the watch. Overall, this is one solid watch that effectively combines style and function.
Seldom will you find a watch with a style that will really challenge your sense of fashion and this is one such watch.
It presents a stainless steel case and bracelet, plus a fixed black bezel that’s aluminum-filled and comes with a tachymeter scale. What makes this a very fashionable watch, though, is the unique red dial that comes with silver-tone hands and index hour markers.