Handsome watch. Solar-powered battery means no winding or replacing batteries. Will recharge in natural and artificial light. Has Japanese quartz movement. Atomic clock technology is highly accurate. Feels lightweight and comfortable on the wrist. Crystal is anti-reflective and resists scratches. Resists water to a depth of 660 feet.
Some issues with pins in the band links falling out have been noted. A few of the readouts on the face are quite small.
Sand-blasted matte finish case, durable and lightweight. Patented 2-ply nylon Bertucci band is long-lasting and comfortable. Luminous hour digits and accents on hands. Date display and seconds hand. Hardened mineral crystal resists scratching. Screw-down crown offset at 4 o'clock for ergonomic functionality. Water resistant to 330 feet. Reasonably priced.
Date display is small for readability. Luminosity could be better.
Tracking via omni-directional, stainless steel exo antenna, with GPS and GLONASS satellite reception. Has wrist heart rate technology and other fitness features such as display of advanced running parameters, e.g. vertical oscillation and ratio, Vo2 Max, and recovery adviser. Sunlight-readable display with durable sapphire lens. Outdoor navigation features: 3-axis compass, altimeter, barometer, and TracBack.
Expensive. Some buyers cite issues with various features, especially altitude or barometer readings and fitness output data.
Made from high-quality materials including titanium, hypoallergenic stainless steel, and scratch-resistant, anti-reflective sapphire crystal. Designed for exceptional durability. Passes 130 durability tests; impact, water exposure, etc. Water resistant to 660 feet. Has removable bumper to preserve a defined bezel position and lend magnification effect for increased visibility.
Luminescent hands might not be strong enough for easy reading. There are several band options available, though there have been complaints about the comfort and clasping mechanism of some band styles.
Slim with a low-profile, functional design. Analog quartz movement with 3 hands; Arabic numerals at 12 and 6 o'clock. Features day and date windows, mineral crystal face, comfortable mesh band. Water resistant to 100 feet. Manufacturer offers limited lifetime warranty.
Smaller watch size can be difficult to read. Some find issue with the band and clasp.
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Titanium watches are known for being lighter than other materials, yet strong and also scratch-resistant. As a material, titanium is very durable, heat resistant, and unlikely to rust. Watches can provide additional data in addition to telling time to aid with workouts and navigation. Time is shown in digital format as well as analog on select models. There are design differences from leather or rubber straps and quartz and crystal finishes. Expect a limited manufacturer's warranty. Options are available for both men, women in addition to unisex watches. Watches can be powered by batteries or sunlight, as well as your own body movement.