Beginner’s Guide to Major Watch Brands
04 August 2014
When it comes to the major watch bands you are making a real investment, so knowing what constitutes the best is really important. It is highly debated which is the best, and truly it seems to be a matter of personal choice. Each one has its own attributes.
Rolex will be touched on a bit more throughout this beginners guide, but that is only because they are a long standing and trusted brand that seem to be the yardstick by which the rest are measured.
Several brands will be mentioned, but we would like to make a note that we are not endorsing any of them. We are only offering a guide for beginners to utilize and tips for them to go by in making their own decision.
Surely Rolex is a national and even a global favorite. This is a company that makes watches that are unmatched to date, and they have been around for a very long time. It was in the 1980’s that their popularity really took off though. Prices went form a little over $900 to upwards of $2,000 during this time. They were the creators of waterproof watches as well as dust proof casings. They created the first auto-update wrist watches, and they are the worlds most popular mass-manufacturing premium watch brands.
Now, you before buying the important thing is to research all of the pros and cons as well as distinctive features of he watches you are considering. You may want to consider the trending watch brands on the market today, and there are quite a few high end dealers out there. Popularity is a big tale tell factor in whether or not he product is superior.
Some people would chose a TAG,Seiko or a Casio over a Rolex any day. However the real brands to consider if you want high end are but are not limited to Ulysse Nardin, IWC, Coultre,Alan Siberstein, Chopard, Patek Phillipe, Audemars Piguet, Fortis, Blancpain, Franck Mueller and Jaeger-Le. These are enven in more demand than the global names like MontBlanc, Bose and Sony. Still, none have surpassed Rolex.
Consider the price, the range of luxury and how the brands fall into these categories. Then compare them to the most trusted name in luxury watches. Though none will quite measure up, if it is luxury you are shooting for, the one that gets the closest wins. Again, Rolex is the example for any luxury watch on the market today. It is the unique differences that need to capture you and your style that truly make it yours.
Again, all have their own unique benefits making the best one fall under the old cliche “beauty is in the eyes of the beholder” so to speak. Whether you want a Rolex or it is not your personal favorite as far as design or type there are a number of designer high end watches out there that will meet the eye. You just have to do your homework before you commit to one of them. More importantly, you need to know your dealer. Call Ken Ross Jewelers today, and let us help you find that luxury watch without all the hoopla.
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