When couples exchange wedding bands, it is always with a prayer that the marriage lasts forever. What every couple tying the knot would also want is the wedding rings to last as long and remain in a pristine condition like their love. Traditional wedding band materials like gold, silver and platinum being soft and malleable require extra care and routine maintenance to keep them in good condition. However, there’s a new generation of materials that deliver a far superior set of properties that ensure durability and close to zero-maintenance. Wedding bands manufactured from tungsten carbide, an ultra-hard material rules the roost. Take a look at why tungsten rings have become so popular and what variants are available.