Armida is a watchmaking company that specializes in building quality diving watches at affordable prices. The excel in delivering tough and reliable timepieces with clean lines and a high degree of visibility in all lighting environments. Each example produced undergoes stringent testing to ensure that it is waterproof to the specified depths. The manufacturer is based out of Hong Kong and ships out their watches internationally from this location. Here are their five bests watches that are available on the market today.
Armida A10 Chronograph
The Armida A10 Chronograph is a reliable and durable divers watch that features a chronograph complication. The case is made of 316L stainless steel and measures 42mm in diameter and 14mm in height. The signed crown measures 7mm. It is highly legible in all kinds of light thanks to the C3 lumed markers and hands. It is set with a flat sapphire crystal and is tested to be waterproof up to 660 feet. The bracelet is a vintage rivet style with folded end links. Three attractive subdials are set in the main dial and a large-sized date indication is placed at the 12:00 position. The dial is a black color and it is contrasted wonderfully by the steel bezel. This watch is powered by a Miyota automatic movement.
Armida A11 gradient blue dial brushed case
The Armida A11 gradient blue dial brushed case features a 36mm in diameter bezel with a case that is made of 316L stainless steel with a diameter of 35mm and a height of 10.5mm. The case has a brushed finish. The dial is blue and is magnificently offset with all silver hands. The dial markers are raised and the lugs are not drilled. It features a BGW9 lumed bezel dot with treatment on the hour markers and hands as well to make it readable in low light conditions. The case back is a flat sapphire crystal. The inside sapphire crystal is treated with anti-reflective coating on the interior that makes it easy to read in bright sunlight. The Armida A11 is powered by a Miyota 9015 automatic winding 24 jewel movement with a power reserve of 40 hours. The bracelet is 18mm and made of brushed stainless steel. This watch is waterproof up to 660 feet.
Armida A8 Vintage
The Armida A8 Vintage features a 42mm in diameter case made of brass that measures 14.4 mm in height. The screw-style crown is signed measuring 8mm. The hands are all brass and the bezel dot is C3 lumed as well as the hour markers and the hands to make this watch easy to read when there is low or no lighting. The movement is a 24 jewel automatic winding Seiko NH35A caliber with a power reserve of approximately 40 hours when it is fully charged. The dial liss set with a 3mm domed sapphire crystal that is treated on the inside with anti-reflective coating. The strap is made of durable leather and rubber with brass hardware. This watch is waterproof up to 990 feet. The brass develops a patina over time ensuring that each watch develops its own personality in the years to come.
Armida A1 45mm
The Armida A1 features a 45mm case made of 316L stainless steel. The dial is blue with contrasting white hour and second hands and an orange minute hand. The bezel, hands and hour markers are treated with C3 lume for high visibility in dark or low lighting conditions. The crown is screwed and signed measuring 8mm. The dial is set with a 3.8mm highly domed 19mm sapphire crystal that is treated with an anti-reflective coating on the inside. It is powered by an ETA 2824 25 jewel automatic movement with a power reserve of 40 hours. The bracelet is 24mm stainless steel material and it also comes with a rubber strap. This watch is waterproof up to 3300 feet.
Armida A6 day/date black
The Armida A6 is offered with an ETA 2836 25 jewel automatic movement with a power reserve of 40 hours. The 40mm case is 13.1mm in height and is made of 316L stainless steel. The dial is black and the hands are polished silver that has been treated with C3 lume. The markers are also C3 lumed to make this swatch easy to read when diving in the dark or murky water. The dial is set with a flat sapphire crystal and the strap is 22mm and made of rubber with a ratcheting strap. it is waterproof up to 990 feet.