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. Some watches are tied to one’s wrist, or even fingers and also can be kept inside 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. You would be able to read below the main reasons why people still wear watches, whether just for the sake of fashion or also for its purpose of telling the right time.
Firstly and the most fundamental use of watches and clocks is that they provide us the time. But sadly, the wall clocks that they had long ago cannot be carried anytime and anywhere, so have thought of making a clock that you can just wear and use anytime. And then there they have invented the wrist watches. In this present age where smartphones are being made us a multi-purposive gadget, still watches or wrist watches are very essential for us in providing time. Also, with wrist watches, you can just easily flip your wrist and then you will know what time it is now. 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. As a result of this, and upon seeing its functionality, people now make use of wrist watches, including divers on their ocean diving and aviators when they are up in the sky. Not only that it is important to these activities but wrist watches are also can to be utilized longer in the field compared with smartphones. Smartphones need to be recharged from time to time, but watches can be self-powered using your pulse or using its small energy from its battery.
One of the best benefits of wearing wrist watches is that it provides us the opportunity to wear style. In addition, wrist watches can be a form of self-expression. People’s personality or mood can be seen by the style of watches they wear.