Author: @watchfrontierofficial  Date Posted:12 May 2021 

5 everyday watches that won't break the bank


Life can feel like a full-time job. The last thing you need is to worry that your watch isn’t up for it. You need a watch for everyday wear that offers features that matter and durability that stands up to the real world.

You don’t need to break the bank to get a timepiece tough enough to handle your daily grind.

That’s why we’ve rounded up five watches from Casio’s G-Shock and Baby G lines that combine strength, style, and functionality into an affordable package perfect for everyday wear. 

mens watch G-Shock GD100-1ADR


Considered a ‘base grade model’ G-Shock, this watch will surprise you. Tough and durable, it’s also packed with features. Highlights include a built-in calendar, countdown timer, and 200m water resistance.

The design makes this watch perfect for everyday use. With a wide face and over-sized buttons, this watch gives a powerful look while being incredibly easy to read and use.

Top all that off with a battery life estimated at 7 years and a price point that is bound to please. You can’t really go wrong with this solid G-Shock watch!

womens watch Baby G BSAB100-2ADR


Designed with fitness in mind, this Baby-G watch will help you track and improve how you move. Offering Bluetooth connectivity and a streamlined, modern aesthetic, this watch looks great no matter what you are up to.

Trying to build more movement into your day? This watch is your ally! Get step reminders that inform you if your step count is too low throughout the day. You can also track and see your steps with goal progress displays and hourly step count graphs.

And don’t worry – this watch still includes all the functions you expect from a Casio G-Shock. Shock resistant, water resistant up to 100m, and full of useful features like a full auto-calendar, this watch is ready to help you get the most out of every day.

mens watch G-Shock GA2000-3ADR

#3 G-SHOCK GA2000-3ADR

G-Shock watches are known for being tough, and this watch is an ultra-tough model. Constructed with durability in mind, this watch combines a stainless-steel case with a resin exterior. With a carbon core guard for supreme shock and impact resistance, this watch will just keep working through it all.

The high-level toughness doesn’t come at the cost of functionality, however. This watch is packed with the great features you expect in a G-Shock watch designed to help you each and every day. Stand-out functions include an LED light, world-time with 31 time zones, countdown timers, and 5 daily alarms. With a battery life of approximately three years, you are bound to get a whole lot out of this stylishly sporty timepiece.

womens watch Baby G BA110RG-7ADR


Pretty as it is, this Baby G is genuinely practical. The clean white look is made of durable resin, delivering a stylish watch that’s surprisingly tough. Accented with rose gold metallic components, this slimmer watch offers a fresh option for an everyday go-to watch.

Lovely looking as it is, you don’t need to worry that your Baby G won’t be able to handle what you throw at it. Shock resistant and water resistant up to 100m, this watch has the strong bones of a classic G-Shock inside its streetwear charm.

It is also loaded with features you want daily, including a full auto calendar, countdown timer, 5 daily alarms and a customisable 12- or 24-hour time format.

mens watch G Shock G100BB-1A

#5 G-SHOCK G100BB-1A

In our packed lives, sometimes less is more. This slightly smaller G-Shock features a decluttered screen with a hybrid display that’s super easy to read. Shock and magnetic resistant, plus water resistant up to 200m, this watch is tough on the sly. Boasting a cool matte black-blue colour, it works with any look.

The features in this watch are all designed with everyday use in mind. You get the functions you need without fluff, but there’s still plenty of cool baked in, like Afterglow, making the watch easy to read even in total darkness. With a battery life of approximately three years, this watch is a solid buy for today and many tomorrows to come.

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