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Black Watches for Men: Our 4 Top Picks for Your Collections

You can never go wrong with black, especially these black watches for men.

Date Published
September 20, 2021
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Gnomon Watches
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The color you wear represents your individuality, just like these black watches for men we have listed for you. I’ve been asking the same question to every guy I know: which color is the best? or, what is your favorite color? For me, it’s a basic question to know someone better: their preference and personality. Sure, the choice of color might not reveal anything about a person. Yet, it gives out a glimpse of a person’s presence in style.

A nice outfit with fine-looking accessories might be enough for some. Yet, I know. It differs from person to person. Even more so if you’re someone who has a special interest in timepieces. For timepiece collectors, everything about wristwatches is essential: its material, design, quality, and value.

Even for someone who has little knowledge about timepieces, it takes a longer time to choose the most suitable one. It has to be outstanding and can represent a unique characteristic: be it for a collection or a ​present for men who love black and timepiece. 

A wristwatch is indeed a classic kind of gift. But, you can’t underestimate its merit. It’s always true that you want to give your precious someone a timeless present. Something that will be kept until the end of life.

What is their perspective about black color?

Most of the guys I know, without a single hesitation, love the color of black. Black’s neutrality is the best choice for fashion and style. That includes clothes, shoes, hats, and wristwatches. You can literally mix-match black outfits with any accessories under the color spectrum.

From their reasoning, I can say that most men love simplicity: the simplest, the better. Besides, black has its own symbolic meaning for each individual. It represents power, mystery, and elegance. Who doesn’t want to be seen as such? I can say that, regardless of gender, people would love a dramatic effect seen from their personal style.

Despite the plenty of choices, it might put a strain on finding the perfect one. Worry not, though! If you face a similar dilemma, keep on reading the rest of our top picks black watches for men. I assured you will find a satisfactory watch for collection or present.

Hamilton Ventura Elvis80 Blackout Automatic Ref. H24585331

Ventura Elvis80 is an asymmetrical triangle watch that gives out unique, rebellious, and pioneering attributes. Back in the 1950s, round case watches were the trend. Yet, Hamilton decided to surprise the mind of many by bringing out its innovative timepiece.

Hamilton Ventura Elvis80 Blackout Automatic Ref. H24585331
Hamilton Ventura Elvis80 Blackout Automatic Ref. H24585331

As the name suggests, Ventura Elvis80 has been famously known to be the “Elvis watch”. Not only from the King of Rock and Roll, people will surely know the watch from the “Men In Black” movie. It’s no wonder as the watch provides comfort with a sporty and futuristic look. The black triangle case, known as the “boomerang”, measures 42.5mm wide, 44.6mm lug to lug, and 12.2mm thick. In addition, Ventura Elvis80 is 50m water-resistant and has Green SuperLuminova (suitable for night time).

Steinhart Flighttimer Vintage Black

Flighttimer Vintage Black is the perfect pick for your pilot man. It offers a mighty and modern pilot style. Not only its aesthetic feature, Flighttimer has excellent functionality; it goes well for flight calculations and environments. This watch dial radiates a blue color in a dark surrounding and up to 50m water resistance. With the size of 44mm in diameter of  titanium case and 16mm thick, this timepiece has bold and retro characteristics.

Steinhart Flighttimer Vintage Black
Steinhart Flighttimer Vintage Black

Seiko 5 Sports “Street Style” Blackout Ref. SBSA025

Want the best present for your adventurous partner? Seiko 5 Sports “Street Style” Blackout Ref. SBSA025 is the re-creation model from Seiko 5 Sports in 1968 that fits with rough terrains. It’s the perfect representative of a go-anywhere timepiece.

Seiko 5 Sports “Street Style” Blackout Ref. SBSA025
Seiko 5 Sports “Street Style” Blackout Ref. SBSA025

 Not only that, the 5 in the timepiece reflects the impressive craftsmanship: an automatic movement, a day-date display at the three o’clock position, water resistance of 10 bars pressure, a recessed crown at the four o’clock position, and a case and bracelet built for durability. This fresh look of the Seiko black watch offers a unique look of masculinity. 

This watch is the first blackout version of Seiko watches since the SKX days. It is powered by in-house Caliber 4R36 with a 40 hour power reserve. The NATO strap guarantees the 42mm stainless steel case with aluminium bezel a great protection from falling off your wrist. If you are an active man and looking for a durable watch, this Seiko black watch is worth trying.

Dietrich TC PVD Pure – Ltd Ed 25pcs

The last on this list, TC PVD Pure watch combines the idea of sporty steel hexagonal design, elegance case, and minimalistic dial. This is the perfect sweetheart for someone who loves a simple black watch.

Dietrich TC PVD Pure - Ltd Ed 25pcs
Dietrich TC PVD Pure – Ltd Ed 25pcs

It is the work of designer Emmanuel Dietrich and art director Matt Smith that shows clear readability of Arabic numerals with concentric rings. The TC PVD Pure’s also has other terrific functionality. The white SuperLuminova enables the watch to glow in green and blue colors. In addition, it’s resistant to water (50m). Its symmetrical case also highlights the masculinity look without unnecessary details.

Gnomon Watches first opened her doors for business online in early 2002, founded by bona fide horology suitors who share a profound passion for watchmaking and fine craftsmanship.

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