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Watch Your Time: 7 Watches That Can Do Much More Then That

A good watch is essential to any man/woman’s adventures, excursions, and style. Forget sundials and egg-timers, step into the future with this list of 6 watches that will do much more for you then tell the time:

Timex Zone Trainer Heart Rate Watch
With matching heart monitor and chest strap, this sleek time-keeper also tracks the rhythm of your heart as you jog down the street. Letting you know if you’ve reached your programmable heart-rate zone, this watch will keep you in check while reminding you of all vital situations involved.

Suunto Core
With a list of features longer than a nutrition label on a big-mac, this watch aims to please all those button pushers out there. Altimeter, barometer, compass, temperature, sunrise/sunset, depth measuring; all this watch doesn’t have is a built in television. Ready for any adventure, this watch could someday help you land a plane.

Wenger Terragraph Watch
Because shouldn’t a watch sometimes just be a watch? And a stylish one at that? With it’s no-nonsense capabilities; this watch will be dependable, always give you the right time of day, and will tell people of your sensible and stylish personality.

Nike+ Sport Watch Powered by TomTom
With the capabilities to map every run you run, this wrist-sized computer is great for the “Mapper“. Go on a run, plug the watch into your USB port, and download all the day’s information. With the option to set reminders when your watch hasn’t logged a run in awhile, this watch will get you off the couch and counting your miles.

Garmin Fenix Watch
Compatible with wireless heart-rate monitors, cadence sensors, and temperature guides; this watch has all the bells and whistles of most watches out there. Another cool aspect reminiscent of Hansel and Gretel’s breadcrumbs, the TracBack feature allows users to let their watch guide their way back to their starting point in case of lost bearings of forbidding gingerbread houses.

Seiko Solar Watches Line
This watches are on a mission; to rid the world of wasted batteries and thrown out garbage. A bold step and stylish look, these watches rely on solar energy to charge the dials. With most watches having a 6-month battery reserve, you’ll never lose your time in the dark as long as you step outside every now and again.

Samsung Galaxy Gear Smartwatch
It’s a phone, it’s a camera, no it’s a smartwatch!  Well its finally here the smartphone of all watches. This smartwatch is 320 x 320-pixel, 1.63-inch AMOLED touchscreen and packed with a punch. This smartwatch is everything you need, and now you don’t have to worry about replacing that screen every time drop your watch, I mean that phone of yours.