As the old saying goes “You are what you wear” is still true especially if you’re hanging out with your friends or perhaps trying to impress ladies who like the style. It’s not just shoes which can make them gentleman but also the watch. Better consider buying luxury watches in the market now, they are all beautifully crafted that will surely catch your attention.
Characteristics of a Luxury Watch
A luxury watch indicates men’s status as well as the timepiece. Here is the primary characteristic you should consider in evaluating the top options.
- Brand – remarkable brand is trusted in manufacturing quality watches
- Features – luxury watches have great features that watch wearers will enjoy
- Style and complications – it comes in different style and complications depends on your fashion statement or personality
- Price – Most luxury watches are expensive but worth buying for
The features and extras are the least important characteristics of a luxury watch. Watches that have Groom+Style checked out are in high quality and they have few differences in their performance. However, the appearance, brand, and price determined the true value of these luxury watches.
Top 5 luxury watches for men
1. Cartier 18k Rose Gold Diamond Tank Anglaise Men’s Watch
This luxury watch was founded in 1847 by Louis-Francois Cartier, he is a Parisian jeweler that has long been known as the dominant luxury brand in the world. They began the venture in making a modern timepiece with the partnership of the Swiss company Ebel. When it became successful, they decided to buy the business then now operate out of La Chaux-de-Fonds.
2. Patek Philippe Grand Complication Platinum 5496P-001
Patek Philippe & Co is a Swiss watchmaker that is based in Geneva. They have been making luxury watches since 1852, it’s the foremost luxury brand in the field. Their watches are in good quality because they have long been the choice of royalty such as Queen Victoria of England and Hussein Kamel who is the former Sultan of Egypt. It holds the world record for the highest-priced watch that was sold in the market. The Philippe Henry Graves Supercomplication watch was bought by Sheikh Saud Bin Mohammed Bin Ali Al-Thani of the Qatari royal family for over $11 million.
These luxury watches have great features such as analog mechanical functions well, self-winding has black watch arms and numbering, the secondary seconds counter at the base of the face, beautiful enamel dial in a 38-mm case, sapphire crystal case at the back and has a chime with two gongs.
3. Zenith Men’s 03.2080.4021/01.C494
Zenith has a huge amount of complications at its disposal that starts with the minute repeaters then Flyback chronographs to Tourbillons so also a complication that redefined the Tourbillion which is more on that is a little bit later. The El Primero is a paragon among the chronograph movements and forms the cornerstone of the Zenith collection. Moreover, there are also three-handed watches without a stop mechanism like El Primero Synopsis and El Primero Espada. The ideal version that has three-tone registers is one of the most iconic design elements that is found on El Primero Original 1969 and the Stratos Tribute Felix Baumgartner.
This chronograph watch includes a twelve-hour and thirty-minute counter in addition to its mainstay timepiece that has an opening to reveal the El Primero movement.
4. Rolex Yacht-Master II
Rolex have been known for being the best brand in luxury men’s watches. It’s a great introductory watch for the newly successful man. Many are surprised that the company started in England in 1905 by Hans Wilsdorf and Alfred Davis because Rolex is well known as a Swiss brand. Rolex company originally built timepieces using components imported from Switzerland before it was changed to its name Rolex in 1908 then moved to Switzerland in 1919 in order to avoid extremely high wartime taxes.
Rolex Yacht-Master II is a statement of sophisticated manliness. It is clearly an accessory for the gentleman who’s successful and powerful as well. This watch was first offered in 2007. It has a 44 mm stainless steel case that incorporates gold, which is typical of a Rolex watch. Also, it’s an analog with a blue Cerachrom insert that’s made from a ceramic material. The hour marker has 18-carat gold and contrasted with beautiful blue watch arms.
5. Hublot Big Bang 301-SX-130-RX
Men’s luxurious accessory
A perceptive gentleman knows that appearance is a statement of his personal status and success. Most luxury watches mentioned above are built to the highest standard and can empress everybody. So, it’s important that you must consider the style of the brands and how it matches your personal taste and personality. Just identify the match then you’ll find your perfect watch.