30 Cheap & Affordable Watches For Men

If I were to buy a wristwatch at an air-tight budget almost a century ago, it would be impossible. Thank god for that, I was born in an era where buying a decent watch is no more a luxury.  There are myriad choices across the varieties, available at dirt low to high-end prices. Aesthetics is the primary aspect of buying a watch. Looks are indisputably essential, and so is the budget. It is an integral part of our everyday look and essential gear for professionals like firefighters, divers, nurses & doctors, etc. A watch has progressed from being a mundane time-telling device to a multi-functional tool which accompanies athletes and adventurers during their practice sessions or outdoor activities, respectively.

Variety in men’s watches are many, ranging from diving watches, chronograph watches to even dress watches. It is always wise to get a timepiece that would suit the occasion and best if you get a versatile one. If you team up with a diving watch along with your tux then it would really look foolish. Why be miss matched when you can get a watch that is apt for any particular attire.

With thousands of watches and styles available, it can be challenging to narrow down just the right match. Here are a few tips on choosing the right watch to suit your needs. Choosing a watch on a budget doesn’t necessarily mean skipping on features to cut down on the price. One can find a suitable timepiece without compromising on visual appeal, functionality and other vital aspects. Here is a look at the essentials to tick off while making a selection.

-Durable material

-Reliable movement

-Comfortable strap

-Long battery span

-Rigid dial window

-Pleasing to the eye

-Vital functions based on the requirement

A wristwatch is probably the only accessory for men, which is a constant in their attire, irrespective of the occasion. It is a comfort gear that adds to their persona and keeps them updated, giving an inkling of the time through the day. There are aplenty timepieces for every mood and occasion available on a budget, and we have picked 30 cheap and affordable watches for men one can consider buying.

Fizili Men’s Fashion Wrist Watch

The minimalist black timepiece with an oversized black dial features a traditional analog display with two hands and a single sub-eye for tracking the seconds’ movement. A Hardlex window block scratches from ruining the display view and provides rigidity to the timepiece. Even though it has a mundane look, the timepiece looks classically stylish, and perfect to match with every outfit. The stainless steel black mesh band with a tang buckle closure fits comfortably across the wrist for an extended time. This watch is perfect for all kind of business, casual, indoor activities or daily use.

Features

  • Minimalist Stylish
  • Contemporary Design
  • Elegant Looks
  • Hardlex Dial Window
  • Quartz Movement
  • Water Resistant
Fizili Men’s Fashion Wrist Watch
Fizili Men’s Fashion Wrist Watch

Timex Men’s Expedition Field Watch

The casual timepiece from the American watch manufacturer features a comfortable nylon band with a tang buckle for closure. It belongs to the brand’s revered ‘Expedition’ series, and features a black dial with three sub-eyes and a small date window at the four 0’clock. The Arabic indices indicate minutes, and it also features a tachymeter on the outer-most dial circle. Additionally, it gets pushers and crown on the right for adjustments. The nylon band can be customized to fit across one’s wrist, and the Indiglo light-up watch dial allows reading time in the dark with ease.

Features

  • Chronograph Functions
  • Arabic Indices
  • Date Display
  • Analog Display
  • Nylon Strap
  • Water Resistant
Timex Men’s Expedition Field Watch
Timex Men’s Expedition Field Watch

Timex Men’s Watch

Leather timepieces are admired by many. It looks fashionable and is supremely comfortable across the wrist, which makes it wearable. This timepiece from Timex with a brown leather strap with contrast white stitching on the brink features a white dial, enclosed in a round silver-tone case. For time reading, it comes equipped with the traditional analog display featuring a three-hand set-up for tracking the hour, minute and seconds. Arabic indices at twelve, six and nine are accompanied by stick markings at the rest of the places. . The water-resistant timepiece is suitable for use in a moist environment and some activities involving water.

Features

  • Day/Date Window
  • Stick/Arabic Markings
  • Oversized Dial
  • Analog Display
  • Leather Strap
  • Mineral Dial Window
Timex Men’s Watch
Timex Men’s Watch

CKE Men’s Digital Sports Watch

The metal-plastic case on this chunky black timepiece from CKE combines to a silicone strap, equipped with buckle closure. Featuring a fashionable sporty design, the oversized dial display time in digital numerals with light for easy reading during the night. Also, the EL lamp enables reading time in the presence of sunlight. The multi-functional watch features a stopwatch for tracking activities, LED backlight for night vision along with the 12 and 24-hour time formats. It has resistance to water and shock, which makes it perfe4ct for adventure and outdoor activities.

Features

  • Sporty Look
  • Rugged Styling
  • Chunky Design
  • Digital Display
  • Silicone Band
  • Metal/Plastic Case
CKE Men’s Digital Sports Watch
CKE Men’s Digital Sports Watch

Casio Men’s G-Shock Sport Watch

Casio G-Shock’s all-black digital timepiece with multiple displays is a chunky watch with a round dial protected by the rigixd mineral crystal window for keeping scratches at bay and preventing dust as well as moisture from seeping inside. A resin case combines to the soft and comfortable band made with the same material, equipped with a tang buckle for closure. It comes with the reliability of the durable Japanese quartz movement, known for its precision in timekeeping. It allows setting up alarms and displays the date, date and month. This watch possess an outstanding design to exude a sense of elegance and top quality.

Features

  • Luminescent Backlight
  • Hourly Time Signal
  • Auto-Repeat Function
  • Digital Display
  • Resin Band
  • Tang Buckle
Casio Men’s G-Shock Sport Watch
Casio Men’s G-Shock Sport Watch

Casio Men’s G-Shock Quartz Watch

Unlike the fashionable dressy watches, this simple, yet sporty timepiece from the house of Casio features a square dial, enclosed in a resin case. A protective mineral crystal window overlays the grey dial displaying time digitally for easy time reading. The quartz watch has resistance to shock and water up to 660 feet, which lends it high endurance in challenging conditions, and makes it ideal for outdoor activities. In addition to the above features, it also comes with a stopwatch, daily alarm, a countdown timer, auto calendar, hourly time signal and 12-24 hour time formats.

Features

  • Multi-Function Alarm
  • Stopwatch
  • Countdown Timer
  • Quartz Movement
  • Water Resistant
  • Mineral Dial Window
Casio Men’s G-Shock Quartz Watch
Casio Men’s G-Shock Quartz Watch

Timex Men’s Expedition Watch

The mundane round watch from the house of Timex from the Expedition series features leather trims on the fabric band with a tang buckle closure. A rigid acrylic window overlays the white dial with Arabic numerals for tracking time in a 12-hour format along with smaller bars for minutes and seconds’ movement. The traditional three-hand analog display also features Arabic indices on the inner dial circle for reading time in a 24-hour format. Coming from the house of Timex, it comes equipped with the indigenously developed Indiglo light-up watch dial for a clear vision at night. Indeed, this exclusive watch is a symbol of status and luxury.

Features

  • Arabic Numerals
  • Indiglo Light-Up Watch Dial
  • Luminous Hands
  • Analog Display
  • Fabric Band
  • Water Resistant
Timex Men’s Expedition Watch
Timex Men’s Expedition Watch

Timex Ironman Classic Watch

Sporty, chic and rugged, are some attributes that define the digital Timex watch from the famous Ironman collection. The resin case encompasses the gray dial displaying time digitally and protected by the acrylic window for keeping scratches away. Also, the quartz timepiece with chronograph functions features a date and date of the week along with the month. Vital functions on the watch comprise 100-hour chronograph, on-screen prompts, backward and forwards setting, alarm functions and a 24-hour countdown timer. Timex’s trademark Indiglo light-up watch dial enables reading time in the absence of light.

Features

  • Indiglo Light-Up Watch Dial
  • 100-Hour Chronograph
  • On-Screen Prompts
  • Resin Strap
  • Resin Band
  • Digital Display
Timex Ironman Classic Watch
Timex Ironman Classic Watch

Armitron Sport Men’s Chronograph Watch

Men who prefer digital timepieces for the sheer convenience of hassle-free time reading and dynamic appearance this watch is a perfect option at an air-tight budget. The oversized dial enclosed in a resin band features digital display along with the date, day and month. Also, the gun-metal top ring looks sturdy and stylizes the rugged timepiece with subtle red accents enhancing the appearance. It comes equipped with the accurate quartz movement and has resistance in water up to 330 feet, perfect for snorkeling and swimming.

Features

  • LCD Display
  • Chronograph Function
  • Backlight
  • Resin Band
  • Quartz Movement
  • Water Resistant
Armitron Sport Men’s Chronograph Watch
Armitron Sport Men’s Chronograph Watch

Armitron Sport Men’s Digital Watch

The multi-color watch with sombre grey and sporty orange accents on the dial along with black band looks cool, featuring an oversized dial with pushers placed on both sides. It gets multiple displays for time, date and day, etc. The sporty timepiece with multiple displays features chronograph functions and backlight for reading time in the dark. An acrylic window covers the dial and restricts scratches, dust and moisture. The backlit dial enables reading time in the absence of light. It has resistance in water up to 330 feet and is perfect for water activities including snorkeling and swimming. If you plan to give this away as gift, then you will surely make the special person very happy.

Features

  • Orange Accented Dial
  • Backlight
  • Multiple Displays
  • Quartz Movement
  • Resin Band
  • Water Resistant
Armitron Sport Men’s Digital Watch
Armitron Sport Men’s Digital Watch

Benyar Wrist Watch

For all those with an inclination for blue, this Benyar timepiece with chronograph function available at a dirt-low price is your go-to option. The fashionable watch with an oversized dark blue dial features three sub-eyes for tracking hours, minutes and seconds. It also features a date window at the three 0’clock with a magnified display. The three-hand analog display powered by the accurate quartz movement gets stick indices for time-telling and luminous fillings on the hands as well as hour markings for a clear night vision. This stylish and simple men’s wrist watch will be greatly suitable for any occasion.

Features

  • Date Display
  • Chronograph Function
  • Luminous Hour Markings
  • Analog Display
  • Quartz Movement
  • Mineral Dial Window
Benyar Wrist Watch
Benyar Wrist Watch

Invicta Men’s Pro Diver Automatic Watch

Invicta’s golden watch with a vintage look is for men with an old-school taste in watches. Even though it gets gold finish, the timepiece looks classic and stylish in a three-link bracelet with a deployment clasp with safety for closure. A unidirectional bezel combines to the stainless steel case, and a mineral crystal window allows a clear view of the display by blocking the scratches. It also features a date window at the three 0’clock, and luminous dot/stick markings allow reading time in the absence of light. Also, the facetted cut-work bezel features gold-embossed numberings and comes with a unidirectional rotation. It can make you look vintage and classy at some point.

Features

  • Date Display
  • Dot/Stick Indices
  • Gold-Tone Watch
  • Stainless Steel Bracelet
  • Analog Display
  • Japanese Automatic
Invicta Men’s Pro Diver Automatic Watch
Invicta Men’s Pro Diver Automatic Watch

PHSTE Men’s Moon Phase Watch

A dressy watch that looks fashionable in the premium calfskin leather band and a round dial with chronographs and a moon phase is ideal for men hunting for a cheap and affordable watch, without compromising on the appearance. The sub-dials on the three-hand analog display track minutes, seconds and 1/10 seconds. At the side of the watch, there are three buttons for starting/stopping, resetting, and adjusting time/day. Also, it comes with the reliability of the quartz movement. The analog display also features a date window located between the four and five 0’clock. This kind of watch will surely give you a new look that you will never get from regular watches.

Features

  • Moon Phase
  • Chronograph Function
  • Stick Indices
  • Analog Display
  • Calfskin Leather Strap
  • Japanese Quartz Movement
PHSTE Men’s Moon Phase Watch
PHSTE Men’s Moon Phase Watch

Megalith Men’s Chronograph Watch

The blue stainless steel watch with a black numbered cut-work top ring features simplistic stick hour markings with luminous fillings which glow in the dark for reading time in the absence of light. The hour and minute hands also get luminous material for a clear vision at night. A date window placed between four and five 0’clock comes with easy adjustment and a magnified display. The chunky pushers and crown look sporty and aide easy time, date adjustment. Also, the three sub-dials on the dial face helps track minutes, seconds and 1/10 seconds.

Features

  • Stylish Blue Bracelet
  • Luminous Hour Markings
  • Chronograph Functions
  • Analog display
  • Oversized Dial
  • Chunky Buttons
Megalith Men’s Chronograph Watch
Megalith Men’s Chronograph Watch

BUREI Men’s fashion Minimalist Watch

The classically stylish, sleek timepiece from BRUEI exhibits minimalist and functional Nordic design, known for its sheer aesthetics and utility. A dark grey round dial, enclosed by a stainless steel case, endowed with the reliability of the Japanese quartz movement. It features a traditional three-hand analog display with stick markings tracking hours and minutes and smaller bars for seconds. A date window located at the three 0’clock comes with easy adjustment and a magnified display. It is water resistance 100 feet that can withstands Splashes or water but not suitable for swimming, bathing or other underwater activities.

Features

  • Comfortable Leather Strap
  • Classic Nordic Design
  • Sleek Body
  • Japanese Quartz Movement
  • Mineral Crystal Lens
  • Water Resistant
BUREI Men’s fashion Minimalist Watch
BUREI Men’s fashion Minimalist Watch

Golden Hour Military Sports Men’s Watch

The multi-functional military sports watch from GOLDEN HOUR features a fashionable design with a cut-work top ring on the numbered bezel. A protective Hardlex crystal window overlays the black dial with analog-digtial display for tracking time. It features bold square markings in a contrasting white for tracking minutes and hours along with thinner bars for the second’ movement. There are multiple displays for the date, day and month. A larger window displays time in digital numerals. Also, the timepiece is resistant in water and suitable for water splashes.

Features

  • Stick Indexes
  • Chronograph Functions
  • Fashionable Design
  • Water Resistant
  • Analog-Digital Display
  • Rubber Band
Golden Hour Military Sports Men’s Watch
Golden Hour Military Sports Men’s Watch

FANMIS Men’s Leather Watch

The bright and sporty watch from FANMIS looks casual and suits perfectly with the everyday look. A large black round dial, enclosed by a stainless steel case, is protected by a mineral crystal window which prevents scratches and keeps dust away. It gets a built-in calendar and chronograph functions for tracking time in a 24-hour format along with minutes. There is a date window at the six 0′ clock which comes with a magnified display. Arabic numerals in brown look bright and match with the stick markings for tracking hour movement. Also, the brown band with contrast black stitching on the brink looks sporty.

Features

  • Fashion Dial
  • Brown Band
  • Chronograph Functions
  • Water Resistant
  • Japanese Quartz Watch
  • German High Hardness Glass
FANMIS Men’s Leather Watch
FANMIS Men’s Leather Watch

BUREI Men’s Fashion Minimalist Watch

The exquisite piece from BRUEI displays the classic Nordic design which amalgamates utility with aesthetics. Powered by the durable Japanese quartz movement, it vouches for accurate timekeeping and features a traditional analog display with a three-hand set-up. A date window, located at the three 0’clock comes with easy adjustment and magnified date display for easy reading. Also, it gets stick markings for tracking the hour and minutes, along with thinner bars for the seconds. The sleek lugs combine the dial to the stylish mesh type band with lobster claw clasp for display.

Features

  • Date Display
  • Stick Indices
  • Mesh Band
  • Stainless Steel Band
  • Water Resistant
  • Analog Display
BUREI Men’s Fashion Minimalist Watch
BUREI Men’s Fashion Minimalist Watch

MEGALITH Men’s Sport Watch

Powered by the durable Japanese quartz movement, the designer sports high-quality watch combines the stainless steel case to a premium leather band with tang buckle closure. The chunky dial features an analog-digital display with a three-hand set-up and multiple windows for the date, day, time, etc. It also gets a meaty crown for adjusting the time along with multiple buttons on both ends for the start/stop, resetting, changing modes and light. The multifunctional watch allows setting alarm, eliminating dependability on a cell phone. 

Features

  • Built-In Calendar
  • Military Design
  • Stopwatch
  • Analog-Digital Display
  • Analog Display
  • Quartz Movement
MEGALITH Men’s Sport Watch
MEGALITH Men’s Sport Watch

GOLDEN HOUR Stainless Steel Watch

A silver-tone watch with a black dial usually impresses, but not all come with the analog-digital display and chronograph functions for easy time reading and other displays. The rugged timepiece from GOLDEN HOUR is a luxury watch with a stylish, four-link stainless steel bracelet combined to a deployment clasp fr closure. It gets three sub-eyes for tracking the day of the week, 1/100 second stopwatch and the date. The backlit display allows reading time in the dark and the alarm function makes sure you wake up on time, even if the battery of your phone is down.

Features

  • Stopwatch
  • Alarm
  • Backlight
  • Analog-Digital Display
  • Stainless Steel Band
  • Hardlex Dial Window
GOLDEN HOUR Stainless Steel Watch
GOLDEN HOUR Stainless Steel Watch

BRUEI Men’s Fashion Minimalist Watch

Coming from BRUEI, the classically stylish timepiece looks elegant in a mesh-type stainless steel bracelet with lobster claw clasp closure. Besides, the customizable band allows adjusting length based on the wrist circumference. The black timepiece with a traditional round dial featuring striking blue stick indices and hands epitomizes minimalist styling. A magnified date window placed at three 0’clock comes with easy adjustment. The Japanese quartz timepiece looks delicate, though it is suitable for water splashes and sweating. The clear lines draw the outline of a unique texture suitable for present with elegant package.

Features

  • Blue Hands
  • Stick Indices
  • Mesh Type Band
  • Analog Display
  • Water Resistant
  • Black Brass Dial
BRUEI Men’s Fashion Minimalist Watch
BRUEI Men’s Fashion Minimalist Watch

Invicta Men’s Stainless Steel Watch

The silver-tone Invicta men’s watch comes with the high-quality Swiss quartz movement, powering the three-hand analog display with chronograph functions. A flame-fusion dial window covers the face and blocks scratches, also it prevents dust as well as moisture from penetrating the dial. The dial, enclosed in a unidirectional bezel features three sub-eyes for tracking hours, minutes and seconds. Arabic indices indicate hours and minutes movement in a 24-hour format, there is also a magnified date window at the three 0’clock, that can be adjusted through the crown. The watch is also fun and boyish, making it perfect for casual wear.

Features

  • Chronograph Dials
  • Arabic Indexes
  • Luminous Hands
  • Stainless Steel Band
  • Analog Display
  • Three-Link Bracelet
Invicta Men’s Stainless Steel Watch
Invicta Men’s Stainless Steel Watch

PHSTE Men’s Watch

The analog watch in a black tone combines a black metal case to a black stainless steel bracelet with a lobster claw clasp closure. Hardlex window overlays the dial face, and it gets simplistic hour markings for tracking time. There is a date window at six 0’clock with a magnified display and a small crown for adjusting. It comes with the durable Japanese quartz movement. Besides, the fashionable timepiece can withstand splashes rain and sweat, which makes it perfect for everyday use.

Features

  • Black Dial
  • Elegant Styling
  • Sophisticated Looks
  • Water Resistant
  • Quartz Movement
  • Buckle Closure
PHSTE Men’s Watch
PHSTE Men’s Watch

Fizili Men’s Ultra-Thin Minimalist Watch

The all-black sleek timepiece from FIZLI features a round dial with a black face and a unique texture band finished in black-tone, combined to a tang buckle for closure. A Hardlwx window covers the dial face and protects against scratches, dust and moisture. The quartz-powered watch comes with a traditional two-hand analog display and a single sub-dial for tracking seconds. For hours movement, there are black stick markings. The casual styling looks cool and compliments with the everyday look.

Features

  • Minimalist Design
  • Unique Texture Band
  • Classic Looks
  • Stainless Steel Strap
  • Quartz Movement
  • Water Resistant
Fizili Men’s Ultra-Thin Minimalist Watch
Fizili Men’s Ultra-Thin Minimalist Watch

Armitron Sport Men’s Digital Watch

Armitron’s chronograph watch from its sports range features a grey dial with a digital display, powered by the accurate quartz movement. Over the dial, it features an acrylic window which protects against scratches and keeps dust as well as moisture from penetrating inside. The orange accents on the dial add a sporty flair to the digital timepiece. And the slip-through nylon band features textured rubber accents and combines to a buckle closure. Innovative EL technology makes for easy viewing night or day, and this reliable timepiece is water resistant to 330 feet.

Features

  • Screw-Down Case
  • Sporty Orange Accent
  • Dual and Military Time
  • Nylon Band
  • Acrylic Crystal Window
  • Quartz Movement
Armitron Sport Men’s Digital Watch

Armitron Sport Men’s Digital Watch

The value-priced all-black watch with a grey dial and digital display combines a resin case to a resin bezel with stationary rotation. The protective window over the face, made with acrylic prevents from scratches and blocks dusts from clogging inside. A resin band with tang buckle ensures opening and closing the strap is hassle-free. It also gets a built-in calendar with the date and day of the week functions. Besides, the Japanese quartz-powered watch gets multiple functions such as daily alarm, timer, chronograph sub-dials, etc.

Features

  • Multiple Dial Displays
  • Lap Timer
  • Hourly Charm
  • Japanese Quartz Movement
  • Resin Band
  • Digital Display
Armitron Sport Men’s Digital Watch
Armitron Sport Men’s Digital Watch

Armitron Sport Men’s Chronograph Watch

The round resin watch from Armitron comes with the reliability of the accurate quartz movement, vouching for precise timekeeping. Also, the digital display features a backlight for easy time reading in the dark. It also features multiple functions such as daily alarm, lap time, military time, chronograph sub-dials, etc. The orange accents on the dial add to the sporty looks. Besides, it features a built-in calendar with the date and day of the week. Also, the resin timepiece has resistance in the water up 30 feet, suitable for swimming and snorkeling.

Features

  • Rugged Styling
  • Tough Looks
  • Raw Design
  • Digital Display
  • Quartz Movement
  • Water Resistant
Armitron Sport Men’s Chronograph Watch
Armitron Sport Men’s Chronograph Watch

Stuhrling Original Men’s Watch

The Stuhrling Original men’s watch features an oversized, round black dial with stick indices and Arabic numerals only at twelve and six 0’clock. A date window placed at three 0’clock comes with a magnified display and easy adjustment. The three-hand analog display is powered by the reliable quartz movement promises accuracy in timekeeping. Also, luminescent hands enable reading time in the absence of light. The leather band with a tang buckle fits comfortably across the wrist even for an extended time. This modern watch design adds a touch of class to any outfit.

Features

  • Luminescent Hands
  • Sleek Design
  • Sophisticated & Stylish Looks
  • Analog Display
  • Tang Buckle
  • Krysterna Crystal
Stuhrling Original Men’s Watch
Stuhrling Original Men’s Watch

Timex Men’s Expedition Scout 43 Watch

The rugged, sporty and chic timepiece from Timex, belongs to the brand’s famous Expedition collection which continues to woe with its charm and grace. The camouflage-patterned dial sets it apart from other mundane looks affordable timepieces with plain-jane appearance. It features a traditional analog display with a three-hand set-up, powered by the reliable quartz movement. For time reading, it features both, 12 and 24-hour formats with Arabic numerals in contrasting white for a clear view. This handsome and rugged men’s Timex Expedition watch will keep you on time and in style.

Features

  • 12-24 Hour Format
  • Date Window
  • Luminescent Hands
  • Analog Display
  • Leather Band
  • Water Resistant
Timex Men’s Expedition Scout 43 Watch
Timex Men’s Expedition Scout 43 Watch

Nautica Men’s Surf Park Watch

Nautica watches are known for the flag indices, and this timepiece is no different. The grey dial with an analog display features three-hand for tracking the house, minutes and seconds movement. It has adjustable 20mm black silicone strap with logo fits up to 8-inch wrist circumference. While the hours and minute hands are finished in grey and white, the seconds’ hand in green looks sporty and vibrant. The luminous filled hands enable reading time in the dark for a clear vision at night. Also, the water-resistant timepiece is suitable for short periods of recreational swimming, though snorkeling, as well as diving, are prohibited.

Features

  • Comfortable Band
  • Sporty Styling
  • Flag Indices
  • Analog Display
  • Silicone Band
  • Water Resistant
Nautica Men’s Surf Park Watch
Nautica Men’s Surf Park Watch

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