If he is learning to tell time, analog boys' watches feature hour and minute hands with options that are labeled for easy identification. There are also digital options that clearly display the time in numbers for simple use. For even more help, he can enjoy a boys' watch with a date function to label his homework and count down to a friend's birthday with ease.
There are many different strap options to choose from. For example, PVC straps with an easy-to-use buckle are great for taking the watch on and off between sports practices, but a silicone band with a sturdy metal buckle offers a secure hold for boys that like to wear their watch throughout the whole school day. If he's always on the go and likes to get ready as quickly as possible, he's sure to love the fast-wrap nylon straps that go on in a flash. As he grows, there are many styles of watches to accommodate his evolving preferences.