Are a person who values time? We are taught from our early years to be on time in every activities. What do you use to check the current time? I bet you would answer me that you use watch. Watches are time tools that can be used either tied to the wrist, or just being kept in the pocket.
But why would a modern man still choose to use watch rather than checking the time using their latest phones? Yet, the modern man still prefers to use watch to check the time rather than using his latest smartphones. Below are the reasons why people love to wear watches, either for its purpose of telling time, or just for a stylish afternoon wear.
Basically, the first benefit of wearing a watch is that it gives you the time. But since it was bulky to carry along with you the large wall clock, people long ago decided to make one which you can just wear or use anytime. And that was the time they have made the wrist watches. With this technology-oriented generation we have today, still most people prefer to be wearing with them their wrist watches. Moreover, wrist watches are much easier to use, just a simple flip, you can immediately be informed of the current time. But when one uses his smartphones when checking time, he still needs to go through some steps like turning it on from sleep mode, entering the password, and many more. Furthermore, watches give us a lot of convenience especially if you are in gatherings or events where phones are preferred to be kept, such as beaches, weddings and funerals.
The second benefit of watches is that they are functional. During war in the 19th century, military men made use first wrist watches to synchronize their war operations. Having seen the usability of wrist watches, many people now make use of the, including aviators when they have their aerial operations and divers in their water activities. Not only that, but watches have longer time of usage in the field compared to smartphones. Unlike your smartphones that has batteries to be charged from time to time, watches are just empowered by a small battery.
Another asset of wearing any wrist watch is the addition to one’s fashion and style. Watches can be a form of self-expression that indicates or reflects the personality of the person or even his maturity.