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Fossil’s latest smartwatch sale has options starting at just $99

If you’ve been thinking about giving one of Fossil’s fitness-focused smartwatches a try, you won’t want to miss this latest sale. For a limited time, you can pick up a Fossil Sport Smartwatch in select colors for just $ 99, while Generation 4 smartwatches are now on sale from $ 129. You can score a nice discount on select watch bands as well while supplies last.

Fossil’s Sport Smartwatch has a 41mm display and is powered by Qualcomm’s Wear  [Read More…]

Quick! Get a smartwatch or fitness tracker with Curbside Pickup at Best Buy

I don’t know about you, but even though I have been working from home for over a year, I’m getting a pretty severe case of cabin fever right about now. Even with local shelter-in-place declarations, we’re fortunately still allowed to go on walks, hikes, and runs — provided of course that we are in good health and stay at least six feet apart from other people. If you want to get some steps in and need a new smartwatch or  [Read More…]

Need GPS in your smartwatch or tracker? Check out these options.

Whether you’re a casual or professional athlete, GPS is often one of the most sought-after features when buying a smartwatch or fitness tracker. Depending on your budget and what other features you’re seeking, there are some great options out there, but you’ll often have to pay more for the privilege. If you’re serious about tracking your activities and want all of the details plus built-in GPS, we’d recommend the Garmin Forerunner 245 Music. It has plenty to offer,  [Read More…]

Tory Burch launches ToryTrack Tory Wear OS smartwatch for $295

It is the second Wear OS smartwatch from Tory Burch.

What you need to know American fashion brand Tory Burch has a new Wear OS smartwatch called the ToryTrack Tory. Like most other Wear OS watches these days, the Tory is made by the Fossil Group. It comes in three different color combos including, black and gold, white and rose gold, and an all navy option.

One of the few strengths of the Wear OS platform is  [Read More…]

Should you buy the Garmin Vivomove HR or Fossil Hybrid Smartwatch HR??

Brilliant battery Fossil Hybrid Smartwatch HR

$ 195 at Amazon

Pros Gorgeous design Outstanding battery life Customizable display Heart-rate monitoring Activity and sleep tracking Cons No GPS options Not fully waterproof

Fossil’s newest hybrid is dressed to impress. In addition to a gorgeous selection of designs, it also delivers heart-rate monitoring, activity and sleep tracking, smartphone notifications, music controls, and outstanding battery life.

Pretty performance Garmin Vivomove HR

$ 180 at Amazon

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Amazfit T-Rex preview: A great rugged smartwatch for everyone

With a MIL-STD810G rating and 20-day battery life, the T-Rex could just be the rugged smartwatch you’ve been looking for.

Huami has been making fitness bands for Xiaomi all the way from the 2014 Mi Band, and in recent years the brand decided to launch its own range of wearables under the Amazfit label. Like Xiaomi, Amazfit’s core tenet is delivering great value for money, with smartwatches like the Verge offering an exciting set of features for  [Read More…]

Suunto 7 is a WearOS smartwatch with offline outdoor maps, 70+ sports modes

An impressive new sports-focused WearOS smartwatch that offers reasonable battery life.

What you need to know Suunto 7 is the company’s very first WearOS smartwatch. The sports-focused smartwatch comes with free offline outdoor maps, wrist heart rate sensor, and GPS tracking. It will be available for purchase in the U.S. starting January 31 for $ 479.

Suunto today unveiled its very first smartwatch to be powered by Google’s Wear OS platform. Called Suunto 7, the new smartwatch  [Read More…]

Here’s your first look at Amazfit’s upcoming T-Rex rugged smartwatch

Amazfit is set to take on the likes of Garmin with the rugged T-Rex.

What you need to know Amazfit is all set to introduce a new rugged smatwatch dubbed T-Rex at CES 2020. A recent FCC filing suggests it will feature Bluetooth 5.0, built-in GPS, 5ATM water resistance, and a heart rate sensor. Amazfit will unveil the smartwatch alongside two other products on January 8.

Amazfit made a name for itself in the wearable segment with  [Read More…]

Puma Smartwatch review: This Wear OS watch is far from purrfect

This is the sporty smartwatch people are looking for … held back by low memory and Wear OS shortcomings.

Fossil’s biggest accomplishment in smartwatches is being able to bring together an incredibly diverse set of well-known brands under a common platform. It’s unlikely that Puma would be able (or willing) to make a competent smartwatch on its own, so this partnership with Fossil is a complete win-win like every other brand partner. Puma gets to leverage its  [Read More…]

Buying a smartwatch during Black Friday weekend? Get the Versa 2

Fitbit made quite a few headlines in 2019. Not only was the company purchased by Google for $ 2.1 billion, but it also released a few top-notch wearables — one of which was the Versa 2.

The Versa 2 is Fitbit’s latest smartwatch offering, and it’s one of my favorite watches to be released during all of 2019. It’s on sale right now for the Black Friday weekend, and for anyone that wants a capable smartwatch with a focus on  [Read More…]