Different Types of Adventure Watches

Different Types of Adventure Watches

Different Types of Adventure Watches - Navigator Watch - Features of Adventure Watches - Digital Watches - Analogue Display Watches | Tips on - Find TipsAdventure watches are in vogue these days. Watchmakers are packing these watches with myriads of features. Watches nowadays are a far cry from the device that showed only time and date, but multi- featured adventure watches are meant to gauge the altitude of mountains, fathom the depth of the ocean, help in locating your position and even is used as a MP3 player.

The best quality adventure watches are broadly divided into four categories – navigator watch, training watch, diving watches and the classic watches. Depending on your requirement, you can opt for a watch from any one of these categories.

Navigator watch
A typical navigator watch is fitted with an altimeter. Currently international watchmakers are designing altimeters for watches that are accurate up to one meter. The batteries are long lasting. The most popular navigator watches are Avocet Vertech II Alpin, Casio Pathfinder Tool Triple, which besides the altimeter, is also fitted with a compass, thermometer, barometer and stopwatch and the Victorinox Swiss Army SC 1000, which has a solar compass.

Training watches
These watches are a great asset for sportspersons and fitness freaks. They are programmed to measure the speed and distance of the run and workouts. The popular watches in this category are the Nike Triax Stamina, Oakley D.5, Timex Ironman Speed and Distance System and Wenger Commando Chronograph.

Diving watches
These watches are meant for the scuba divers. They are capable of withstanding water pressure. Citizen Eco-Drive Sailhawk and Freestyle Viper are capable of withstanding water pressure up to a depth of 100 meters and 152 meters respectively, whereas Panerai Luminor Submersible 1000 Meter can survive even in a depth of 1000 meters under water.

Classic mountaineering watch
The Rolex Explorer was first created for Sir John Hunt the leader of the expedition team, whose two members, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay, attained international fame by becoming the first humans to conquer Mount Everest. Its latest avatar is the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Explorer II.

Classic watch for Formula 1 racers
If you are an auto racer, you can pick up the classic Tag Heuer Kirium Formula 1. The former analogue Tag watch has been converted to a designer digital watch. However, the analogue display is still present to retain the classic look.

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