Affordable watches in this price range have never been so good.
You’re looking to buy an affordable watch but not sure about the quality? Check out our 10 of the best affordable watches that you can buy for £200 / $250 or less. We have owned and tested some of these watches and we recommend and support their quality.
A beautifully crafted timepiece is a very important part of mondern gentleman’s style, wether you’re having a busy day at work or just a relaxing meeting with friends, you’ll always be a step ahead if you wear the right watch on your wrist.
Watches are not just for timekeeping, they are part of our outfit and add an interesting bit to our style. They say alot about wearer’s personality and add a bit of importance. It’s a public statement that time is valuable to you and you have places where you have to be.
The world of watches can be insanely expensive, but you don’t have to dive that deep. Fortunately, there’s plenty options for under £200 GBP / $250 USD that will buy you alot of a watch. High quality sapphire crystal, leather straps and durable metals can be found in affordable wathces also, so you don’t have to pay $5000 for a Rolex.
In this article I’ve listed 10 best affordable watches you can buy for £200 GBP / $250 USD or less.
1. MVMT Chronograph White/Caramel
First in our affordable watches list, MVMT’s Chrono White/Caramel features a gorgeous light brown leather strap, a 45mm case, hardened mineral crystal, 6 hand chronograph with date and is water resistant to 5 ATM, all wrapped in this clean and minimalist design with a very light insertion of blue color which can be found in the second hand. The watch is available on Amazon UK for only £136.08 GBP.
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2. Nixon Ranger Leather Black
As the manufacturer states on their website, the Ranger Leather is “inspired by military field instruments”. The timepiece boasts a rugged construction and rotating bezel to pay homage to military field instruments, and a beautiful leather strap to add a touch of casual style. The watch is available in alot of colorways, but I’ve chosen the all-black with silver hands as my favorite. The watch is available at this moment for £209.95. It’s a bit of a cheat, but it’s worth it!
BUY IT NOW! – £209.95 (worth the cheat!)
3. Citizen Avion CA4210-24E
You may be surprised to find a Citizen watch in our affordable watches list, but yes, you can buy this beautiful timepiece for less than £200. Citizen’s Eco-Drive technology will provide you with very long lasting battery life for your watch, as you’ll never need to replace your battery, just provide the watch with light and you’re just fine. The Citizen Avion CA4210-24E features a brushed stainless steel 45mm case, a gorgeous brown leather strap and water resistance up to 10 ATM. All this for £122.76.
BUY IT NOW! – £122.76
4. Seiko SSC309 Core Solar Chronograph
Renowned for manufacturing long lasting and high quality watches, Seiko also offers amazing timepieces for less than £200. The SSC309 has a beautiful rugged-look design, has a brushed stainless steel case and gold inserts around the edge and on dial. The price tag at this moment is £180.
BUY IT NOW! – £180
5. Mondaine A660.30328.11SBB
I love the simplicity of Mondaine watches, and the fact that they were inspired by the swiss railway station clock makes me love them even more. The watch features a gently rounded design, polished stainless steel case and 3 bar waterproof. Comes with a price tag of £115.16.
BUY IT NOW! – £115.16
6. Armogan Spirit of St. Louis
Armogan is a watch company from a small town of Luxembourg and you’ve probably never heard of them, but the timepieces they built are high quality, featuring mineral crystal dial window, stainless steel case and quality leather straps. They come in various colorways and have a price tag of £163.00 equivalent to $204 USD.
BUY IT NOW! – £163.00
7. Hamilton Aviation Chronograph H76412553
Working under Swatch’s umbrella, Hamilton produces high quality chronograph timepieces. The Aviation Chronograp features a scratch resistant sapphire crystal, a brushed stainless steel case and chronograph movement. The strap is made of high quality leather and completes perfectly the design of the Hamilton H76412553.
BUY IT NOW! – £177.05
8. Daniel Wellington Classic Cambridge 0103DW with Nylon Strap
You probably know about Daniel Wellington as producing incredibly beautiful, high quality and very affordable watches. Priced for under £100, the Classic Cambridge boasts Daniel Wellington’s specific minimalist design with a three-colorway nylon strap. The interesting thing about this timepiece is that you can change the strap to a leather one or a different nylon color very easily, so matching your style shouldn’t be a problem if you own a Daniel Wellington. Due to the high quality built and very affordable price we claim the Daniel Wellington 0103DW our best buy. You can buy this watch for just £76.42. Check out the link below:
BUY IT NOW! – £76.42 – BEST BUY!
9. Fossil FS4835
Fossil watches are also a very good deal, having a huge variety of models in different appealing colorways and featuring high quality materials, is almost impossible you won’t find a watch to fit your style. The Fossil FS4835 features a 44mm stainless steel case in polished and brushed rose gold finishing, a dark blue genuine leather strap with dark blue stitching, which fits perfectly with the case color, and of course a resistent mineral glass dial window. For well under £100, Fossil FS4835 is the perfect match for a casual-elegant outfit. The Fossil FS4835 can be bought through the link below:
BUY IT NOW! – £87.00
10. Armani Exchange AX1755
I’m sure you’re very familiarised with the Armani brand due to their clothing lines. The fashion house also produces watches, which are high quality made and have an affordable price tag. The Armani Exchange AX1755 is well priced under £200 and features a stainless steel solid case, a brown genuine leather strap and a black dial with red rings around the chronograph dials.
BUY IT NOW! – £161.10
The prices and conversions are correct at the moment of posting this article, by the time you read this article they may have changed, and we are sorry for any differences. All the images are sourced from Amazon, we do not hold any copyrights. The watches can bebought through our Amazon affiliate link provided, as we may get a small share of the sale. Cover image source: blog.osterjewelers.com