Best EDC analog tactical watches

Charlie Cooper / Updated: May 21st 2020 / Watches

Tactical watches come in a variety of styles with a range of different features, however there’s something about the simplicity and reliability of a classic analog watch that makes them highly appealing. Check out our picks for the best analog tactical watches for April 2020.

Citizen Primo Chronograph | $265.00

  • Weight – 3.2oz (90g)
  • Diameter – 1.8” (45mm)
  • Band Material – Leather
  • Water Resistant – 330ft (100m)
  • Movement – Japanese Quartz

Featuring Eco-Drive technology the Citizen Primo harnesses the power of light converting it into energy so no batteries are required. Built to Citizen high standard of quality the watch also features, 1/5th second chronograph, 12/24-hour time and date functionality – Buy on Amazon.


Luminox Navy SEAL XS.3025 | $299.99

Luminox Navy Seal Watch
  • Weight – 2.5oz (71g)
  • Diameter – 1.7” (44mm)
  • Band Material – Rubber
  • Water Resistant – 656ft (200m)
  • Movement – Swiss Quartz

Luminox has been the watch of choice for Navy SEALs for more than 25 years. Luminox Light Technology (LLT) ensures this watch provides easy and immediate readability in the dark. Both lightweight and tough the Luminox XS.2025 is available in a range of colors – Buy on Amazon.


Timex Expedition Scout | $60.00

Timex Expedition Scout
  • Weight – 2.08oz (59g)
  • Diameter – 1.6” (40mm)
  • Band Material – Fabric
  • Water Resistant – 164ft (50m)
  • Movement – Quartz Analog

With green fabric and leather mixed materials, this well-crafted update to the classic Timex field watch provides 12 or 24 hour time settings, quick-date and distinctive arrow shaped second hand. The Timex Expedition is everything you need in a tactical watch and nothing you don’t – Buy on Amazon.


AIMANT Berlin | $109.00

AIMANT Berlin Tactical Watch
  • Weight – 3.17oz (90g)
  • Diameter – 1.85” (47mm)
  • Band Material – Silicone
  • Water Resistant – 330ft (100m)
  • Movement – Japanese Quartz

Designed in the U.S.A the AIMANT Berlin was inspired by the laidback, vibrant culture of the German capital. Featuring cutting-edge creativity without being pretentious this watch is a welcome addition to your EDC without breaking the bank – Buy on Amazon.


GPW Titanium Military | $339.95

GPW Titanium Military Watch
  • Weight – 2.0oz (57g)
  • Diameter – 1.65” (42mm)
  • Band Material – Nylon
  • Water Resistant – 656ft (200m)
  • Movement – Automatic self winder

Based on watches made for the infantry of the German Crisis Reaction Forces this watch features a solid titanium case and luminous paint for accurate readability in the dark. GPW sell watches direct to the consumer so you get a watch crafted from premium materials without the hefty price tag – Buy on Amazon.