Are a person who values time? We have been to used to hear the famous line or instruction, “Always be on time.” What do you usually use to check your time? I believe that your answer is 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 present day man wear or use watch despite that he could also check his phone for an instant time check? Below are the reasons why people love to wear watches, either for its purpose of telling time, or just for a stylish afternoon wear.
Firstly and the most fundamental use of watches and clocks is that they provide us 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. Also, with wrist watches, you can just easily flip your wrist and then you will know what time it is now. On the other hand, smartphones are giving us a lot processes before they give us time, which includes the turning on from its sleep mode, entering its passcode and not to mention the lag time of its functioning. Also, watches give us convenience in checking time especially on occasions where your phone is advised to be kept, such as in beaches, weddings and funerals, a watch is far more easier and appropriate to use.
Another asset and advantage of using watches is their high performance. 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 it is important to these activities but wrist watches are also can to be utilized longer in the field compared with smartphones. Unlike your smartphones that has batteries to be charged from time to time, watches are just empowered by a small battery.
Another best advantage of wearing watches it that it gives us style. Moreover, wrist watches can be used as form of an individual’s self-expression, which means that he or she can use any type of wrist watch depending on her mood or style fit for that day or occasion that he or she is attending at.