The Best Watches Under £500

These days people wear a watch not just to see the time, but as decoration, Generally speaking, a decent watch costs a lot more than the clothes on your back. Sometimes a person’s dress sense can be seen in a watch. But usually most people think that buying a high-end watch is very expensive. In fact, that’s not quite true. Here, we offer you several reliable watches under £500 to help you choose.


This Mens Casio timepiece from the G-Steel collection epitomises true Casio inspired aesthetics.Showcasing a sleek 59mm Stainless Steel case with a Stainless Steel bracelet and a secure deployment clasp. Other features include a stunning black dial with an analogue & digital display screen and mineral glass for added protection.Powered by a Quartz movement, this timepiece is also water resistant up to 200 metres.

BUY NOW: £299.00

  • Mondaine Helvetica No1 Bold Watch

Mondaine’s ‘Helvetica’ watch is inspired by the same elegant simplicity of the legendary Swiss typeface: “It has some kind of quiet, modest beauty” said designer Mr Martin Drechsel. The simple style belies the intricate inner workings – this piece houses an incredibly precise quartz movement and is water resistant up to 30m.

BUY NOW: £325


The Tissot Tradition models are modern timepieces inspired by 1950s design. The vintage-style design is perfectly balanced with the classical details and subtle finishes such as guilloche decoration and a gently curved case. This particular model features a perpetual calendar allowing the wearer to see the date, day and month on the dial.

BUY NOW: £360.00

  • Hamilton Khaki Field Mechanical Men’s Watch

Khaki Field
Mechanical | 38mm | H69439931
38mm matt stainless steel case, three hand display, dark dial with light, luminescent numerals, indexes showing hours and minutes, durable NATO strap: The new Khaki Field Mechanical is a faithful recreation of its original 1960s forebear and is true to Hamilton’s military heritage. Inspired by the military, built to last, this is the original soldier’s watch.

BUY NOW: £395

  • Certina DS Podium Rose Gold Plated and Stainless Steel Chronograph Men’s Watch

Fusing luxury style with sporting influences, this Certina DS Podium rose gold plated and stainless steel chronograph men’s watch is the perfect way to stand out from the crowd. With a reputation as an authentic sport watch brand, Certina fuse their passion for sport with their long Swiss heritage for both stylish and innovative results. This bold design is fastened with a rose gold plated and stainless steel bracelet and features a 41mm stainless steel and rose gold plated case with a tachymeter bezel. Scratch-resistant sapphire crystal protects the baton and Arabic numeral hour markers, rose golden hands, the date window at 4 o’clock and three chronograph sub dials. Water resistant to 100m, this watch is powered by a Swiss made Precidrive quartz movement. The Precidrive function means even more precision and reliability and is up to ten times more accurate than a normal quartz watch. Timeless yet contemporary, the mixed metal finish really gives this watch a modern and statement finish.

BUY NOW: £495

  • BOSS Aero Black Ion Plated Chronograph Men’s Watch

Show your sporty style with this Hugo Boss Aero Black Ion Plated Chronograph Men’s Watch. In a stylish black colouring with hints of red, it’s a watch ideal for everyday use.
At A Glance:
Presented on a black ion plated stainless steel bracelet with deployment clasp
44mm case size with 200m water resistance
Black dial with chronograph sub dials
White indexes with date window at 4 o’clock
Powered by a quartz movement

BUY NOW: £499