Is a Tissot Watch Worth It?

by Andy Jones on May 19, 2024

Is a Tissot Watch Worth It?

Tissot is one of the top names in the watch industry. But many collectors ask, "Is a Tissot watch worth it?" Founded in 1853 in the Le Locle region of Switzerland, Tissot has a rich history in Swiss watchmaking. This region is known as the home of Swiss watches, with many luxury brands originating there. Initially, Tissot made pocket watches and still offers these classic designs today. Over the years, Tissot has experimented with various materials and designs, appealing to all types of watch collectors. If a Tissot watch is worth the investment, keep reading for five compelling reasons to add a Tissot watch to your collection.

5 Reasons Why a Tissot is Worth It

1. Tissot is considered a Swiss luxury brand

Tissot is one of the oldest and most renowned watch brands available. Originating from a region in Switzerland known for its watchmaking expertise and heritage, Tissot is synonymous with luxury and excellence in watchmaking. This rich history and high-quality craftsmanship make Tissot watches highly sought after by collectors. If you're looking for a blend of tradition, luxury, and top-tier watchmaking, Tissot is a brand worth considering.

Tissot Women’s Chemin Des Tourelles Powermatic 80 Automatic T0992072211802

This exquisite Tissot women's watch showcases a contemporary two-tone design. The silver dial, adorned with a textured outer edge, features rose gold Roman numeral and baton hour markers, complemented by a date display. Encased in stainless steel, the watch is accented with a rose gold-toned bezel measuring 32mm in diameter. Inside, an automatic movement offers an impressive 80-hour power reserve. The timepiece is secured with a stainless steel bracelet that elegantly blends silver and rose gold metals. Water resistant up to 50 meters, this watch is stylish and practical for everyday wear.

2. The watches are priced affordably

Tissot is renowned for offering affordable luxury watches. Each Tissot timepiece is priced fairly, given its high quality, making it an excellent investment. Collectors get great value without spending a fortune. Choose Tissot for quality and affordability in luxury watches.

Tissot T-Sport Chrono XL Quartz Brown Leather T1166173605700

The black and brown color palette of this watch offers exceptional versatility, making it perfect for any occasion. Featuring a black dial with a chronograph, three sub-dials, and a date aperture, this watch ensures you can easily read the time at a glance. Large numerals and batons further enhance readability. Encased in a black stainless steel case, the watch's dial is well-protected and continues the sleek black color theme. 

Powered by a reliable quartz movement, this watch guarantees precision. The design is completed with a classic brown strap, making it a perfect accessory to complement any outfit. Ideal for both casual and formal wear, this watch combines style and functionality seamlessly.

3. Tissot watches are a brilliant first watch

Tissot watches are an excellent choice for anyone starting their watch collection. Known for their affordability, Tissot offers high-quality timepieces that won't break the bank. The brand is internationally recognized and respected among watch enthusiasts. For new collectors, beginning with a more budget-friendly option like a Tissot watch is ideal. As collectors gain experience, they will better understand their preferences in timepieces. Tissot watches provide brilliant quality at an affordable price, making them perfect for first-time buyers. 

Tissot PRX Powermatic 80 40mm Automatic Green / Silver T1374071109100

The Tissot PRX is one of the brand's most iconic models, celebrated for its simple and versatile design that complements any style. This model stands out with a modern green dial, a trend that has become popular this year and is set to become a staple in many watch brands' collections. The green dial features silver hands, indices, and a date aperture, all protected by durable sapphire glass. 

Housed in a stainless steel case, the Tissot PRX is powered by an automatic movement with an impressive 80-hour power reserve. Completing the look is a timeless stainless steel bracelet. 

If you're searching for a stylish, durable, and trendy timepiece, the Tissot PRX with its green dial is a perfect choice.

4. Tissot always uses high-quality materials

Each Tissot watch is crafted using high-quality materials, ensuring durability and longevity. Over the years, Tissot has experimented with various materials, including rock and wood, to discover the best combinations for creating durable, long-lasting timepieces. By using premium materials, Tissot watches are built to withstand the test of time, making them a reliable choice for anyone seeking a durable and high-quality watch.

Tissot Glendora 18K Gold Black Leather Strap Watch T9292104605100

This women's watch is one of the most luxurious models in Tissot's portfolio. The bezel is crafted from solid 18-carat rose gold, giving the timepiece a high-end feel with a chic and elegant twist. Rose gold is a popular choice due to its distinctly feminine pink hue. This Tissot watch features a quartz movement housed in a stainless steel case measuring 33mm in diameter, offering a comfortable and delicate fit on the wrist. The watch is secured with a stylish black leather strap, making it versatile enough to pair with any accessories. Perfect for those seeking luxury, elegance, and timeless style in a women's timepiece.

5. Tissot offers a huge variety of designs

Tissot offers various watches to suit every taste, occasion, and purpose. The brand designs dress watches, dive watches, sports watches, and smartwatches, among others. Each type is meticulously crafted for its specific use, ensuring reliability in any situation. With such a vast selection, there truly is a perfect Tissot watch for every collector. 

Tissot Seastar 2000 | Powermatic 80 | Black Silicone T1206071744101

Tissot's Seastar 2000 watches boast an impressive water resistance of up to 600 meters (60 bar), making them ideal for professional and amateur divers. The timepiece features a striking black gradient dial adorned with a wave-inspired pattern, luminous hands, and gold-toned indices. Encircling the dial is a black ceramic rotating bezel chosen for its lightweight and durable properties. Complementing the design is a comfortable black silicone strap, perfect for extended underwater wear. Powered by an automatic movement, this watch offers up to 80 hours of power reserve, ensuring reliability and precision.


Tissot watches provide an exceptional blend of quality, affordability, and style, making them a valuable addition to any watch collection. Whether purchasing your first luxury watch or adding to your existing collection, Tissot offers something for everyone. Visit Time Source Jewelers in Huntington Village, New York, to explore our extensive range of Tissot watches and find the perfect timepiece for you.