November 2022

Men's Sunglasses: Meta Ranking Report

This report contains an aggregate consensus of Sunglasses rankings posted by key online experts, as of November 2022.

Summary

As of 11 Nov 2022, Ray-Ban Clubmaster takes the cake as the most critically-acclaimed sunglasses with 2 expert endorsements. 2 experts out of 2 recommended it as the '#1 sunglasses' this month. It is followed by Ray-Ban Original Wayfarer and Huckberry Weekenders , with 2 and 3 expert endorsements respectively.

At a glance - November 2022 Ranking

Scroll horizontally to browse this ranking table
Rank Change Price Sunglasses
independent.co.uk
thecoolist
Forbes
OutdoorGearLab
daquan.tv
Runner's World
T3
luxurylondon.co.uk
TheManual
Modern Gentlemen
1
- $178
Ray-Ban Clubmaster
1
-
-
-
-
-
1
-
-
-
2
- $160
Ray-Ban Original Wayfarer
-
-
-
8
-
1
-
-
-
-
3
- Check price
Huckberry Weekenders
-
12
6
-
-
2
-
-
-
-
4
- $507
Persol 714SM Steve McQueen
-
11
7
-
-
-
15
-
-
-
5
- $124
Bose Tempo Frames
-
-
-
-
-
3
3
-
-
-

We ranked Ray-Ban Clubmaster #1 in November 2022 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Men's Sunglasses” rankings.
  • Out of those, 2 experts ranked Ray-Ban Clubmaster as #1.
Critic endorsements:
independent.co.uk

Best Overall

Go to ranking

T3

American-meets-Euro chic, these sunglasses are classics

Pros
Classic design
Can be customised
Lightweight

Cons
You might prefer Wayfarers

Go to ranking

We ranked Ray-Ban Original Wayfarer #2 in November 2022 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Men's Sunglasses” rankings.
  • Out of those, 1 expert ranked Ray-Ban Original Wayfarer as #1.
Critic endorsements:
OutdoorGearLab

Pros
Attractive
versatile style
hefty and solid

Cons
Open on the top
heavy

Go to ranking

Runner's World

Best Everyday Pair

Go to ranking

Methodology: combine opinions of key experts

Identify Experts

We identify key publishers and experts that consistently review and recommend Men's Sunglasses.

Capture Rankings

For each publisher we find a currently recommended "top 10" list of Men's Sunglasses, it must be updated in the last 9 months.

Aggregate Rankings

We put all those lists together and aggregate them. The more frequently a product is recommended, the higher it is in our ranking

Experts chosen for November 2022 ranking

We ranked Huckberry Weekenders #3 in November 2022 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Men's Sunglasses” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
thecoolist

Go to ranking

Forbes

Best Travel Sunglasses For Men

Go to ranking

Runner's World

Best for Hiking

Go to ranking

We ranked Persol 714SM Steve McQueen #4 in November 2022 because:

  • 3 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Men's Sunglasses” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
thecoolist

Go to ranking

Forbes

Best Stylish Sunglasses For Men

Go to ranking

T3

Understated sunglasses for the man who would be Steve McQueen

Pros
Understated design
Hinge design
Classics

Cons
Quite harsh colourway

Go to ranking

We ranked Bose Tempo Frames #5 in November 2022 because:

  • 2 independent experts mentioned it in their “best Men's Sunglasses” rankings.
Critic endorsements:
Runner's World

Built-In Speakers

Go to ranking

T3

The perfect sports shades with a techy treat

Pros
Bose Open Ear Audio tech adds a soundtrack over everything
Sweat and weather resistant design
Comfortable

Cons
Pricey
Not as sleek as your standard sunnies

Go to ranking