best dive watches 2018 under 100

9 Best Affordable Dive Watches Under $100 for 2019

No watch style has benefit more from a fictional character than the dive watch. Ever since we saw Sean Connery in the 1960s with his Rolex Submariner in the first James Bond films, guys everywhere have been channeling their inner secret agent by strapping on a dive watch. Luckily, today you can look like Bond without having to spend thousands. Here are my 9 picks for the best affordable dive watches under $100 for 2019.
Last Updated: 4/8/19

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9 Best Affordable Chronograph Watches Under $100 for 2018

9 Best Affordable Chronograph Watches Under $100 for 2018

If you are looking to add a versatile timepiece to your collection, a chronograph could be exactly what you are looking for. A chronograph features a timer usually on two or three subdials. While Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin helped popularize the chronograph when they took their Omega Speedmasters on the first walk on the moon, you don’t have to pay astronomical prices if you want one. Here are my picks for the 9 best affordable chronographs watches under $100 for 2018 plus a bonus best affordable Omega Speedmaster homage pick!

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Orient Symphony Unboxing

I needed to get a watch to go with a black suit and the under $100 Orient Symphony checked off a lot of boxes. While I love the value the Seiko 5 line brings, Orient delivers a great entry-level automatic movement in a bigger 41mm case. I was very excited to get this watch over the weekend and hope to wear it alot in the upcoming weeks. I hope you enjoy my Orient Symphony Unboxing!

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Casio F-91W Unboxing

The Casio F-91W is legendary. For 25 years, this has been one of the world’s best selling watches year after year. It’s probably the most affordable watch on the planet starting around $10. It’s been ironically picture on both the wrists of Barack Obama and Osama Bin Ladin. As I am beginning to start the digital category of the blog, I knew that the F-91W had to be the first watch that I reviewed! I couldn’t resist anymore and ordered it over the weekend. Check out my Casio F-91W unboxing!

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Seiko SNK789 Review

Seiko SNK789 Review: Is there a better value for an automatic dress watch?

When I was choosing my first automatic watch, it was crazy to even consider something other than a Seiko 5. I was looking for a dress watch with an automatic movement, classic watch face, a display caseback, and style that could range from casual to formal. The SNK789 checked off all of those boxes and has become a core part of my watch collection. When I saw it on sale on Amazon for under $50, I had to get it. Since it was a Seiko, I also knew I was getting a high-quality watch at a great value. After a couple months on my wrist, here is my Seiko SNK789 review!

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Unboxing a Fullmosa Quick Release Watch Strap

Unboxing a Fullmosa Quick Release Leather Watch Strap

Quick release straps are an easy way to adjust the style of your watch on the fly. There are mornings where I go from bed to out the door in 15 minutes. I don’t have time to use the traditional strap change method using a spring bar tool. I wanted to be able to swap in and out a black or brown leather strap for my Seiko SNK789, so I bought a new Fullmosa strap off Amazon this week. Read more to see my unboxing a Fullmosa Quick Release Leather Watch Strap.

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Automatic vs Quartz

Automatic vs Quartz: Why All the Cool Kids Own an Automatic Watch

One of the big considerations you need to make while buying a watch is what movement you want inside your watch. In case you don’t know what a movement is, I will go over the basics and all of the pros and cons of the Automatic vs Quartz debate. My best advice is if you want to be a serious watch collector, you should own an automatic watch, but not every watch you own needs to be an automatic.

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Seiko 5 Best Military Watches

13 Best Military Watches Under $100 for 2018

The military watch is one of my favorite watch styles. The modern military watch has its foundation in the vintage watches of World War I and World War II. Today, there are many great military watches that pay homage to those vintage watches. I have handpicked for you the 13 best military watches available for under $100.

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