It may sound crazy but thanks to modern manufacturing technology and high-level quality control, the whole concept of ‘affordable quality,’ at least when it applies to men’s luxury watches, has gone from a ridiculous oxymoron to a reality you can see, touch, and, of course, wear. Luxury has less to do with price than with a proper attitude and attention to quality, detail, and innovation. Thanks for advances in manufacturing technology, it is now possible to pack a lot of design, detail, and mechanical innovation and wizardry into a watch and still make it accessible to people who have a taste for the finer points of men’s luxury watches. Michael Kors Watches definitely has made quite a positive impression in this particularly interesting class of men’s timepieces.
Overview & Impressions
From all appearances, the Michael Kors Watches Lexington delivers all the elements you would want to see in a sleek, elegant, and impressive men’s watch. Great stainless gold color? Check. Dual chronograph? Check. Elegant roman numeral face? Check. Great dial window material? Absolutely. In addition to checking off all the features you’d normally want to see in an elegant watch, this timepiece has that distinctive brand advantage-it is a Michael Kors product. Michael Kors has been a solid brand in the fashion world for several decades now and his timepiece line only serves to show an even wider audience why the Michael Kors brand is such a respected imprint in the bag and accessories corner of the fashion world. If anything else, the Michael Kors Watches, the Lexington among them, prove to guys looking to step out on a night out on the town with a great-looking sleek and elegant watch that such elegance can be find at a solid value that is both accessible and budget-friendly. Now that we know what the Lexington brings to the table, how does it stack up against its formidable competition at this end of the men’s timepiece market? Well, based on our findings below, this watch does more than hold its own.
Lexington Style: Men’s classic luxury
When picking out a luxury watch, you have to always think of the setting where you will be wearing the watch. Not all men’s luxury watches will stand up in all situations and settings. The Michael Kors Watches Lexington timepiece is a classic luxury watch in that you can look great with it at a boardroom meeting, at an office setting, or even at a club. However, it is not a timepiece you should do very heavy outdoor activities with. It is not a ‘rugged’ or ‘active’ luxury timepiece choice.
Movement Type: Japanese quartz
What makes the Lexington such an accessible and budget-friendly men’s luxury timepiece? Well, its movement type answers this question. This watch is a Japanese quartz-driven timepiece. This classic phrase ‘Japanese quartz’ says it all. Not only do you get independent and automatic movement powered by a quartz battery, you get the Japanese version of this watch power source. This means a high level of attention to quality. How high? Let’s just say that the Japanese have mastered the art of producing massive quantities of products at very high levels of precision. They can produce large enough amounts of products to offer such products at very friendly prices while the quality is close to traditional European craftsmanship. Talk about delivering the best of both worlds.
Special Features: Second hand
The Lexington has a second hand for high-precision time. You not only know the hour and minute, you also get a clear idea of seconds. Very precise and presented in a very classy and well-put-together way.
If there is one word to describe the Michael Kors Watches Lexington, it would have to be the phrase ‘Accessible Luxury.’ While you can buy this unit even if you have a fairly tight budget, its look and appearance gives off the impression that it costs much more. Add on the formidable ‘Michael Kors’ brand and you have yourself a versatile, budget-friendly, great-looking watch that you can wear in a fairly wide range of settings and occasions.