Tag Archive: Watch


$20 and a lot of style separate the Galaxy Watch Active and TicWatch S2

When it comes to wearables, it’s all about balancing form and function, size and sensibility. I’ve worn macho manacles and lithe lovelies in my quest for the perfect wearable, and while I still haven’t found, there’s at least more reasonably-sized watches these day.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Thin and fit

$ 200 at Amazon

Pros Wonderful AMOLED display Qi charging Samsung Pay Comfy, lightweight design Cons Tizen OS still annoying at times Lower-end battery life [Read More…]

Binge watch your favorite shows with this sale on refurb TCL Roku 4K TVs

With access to all the streaming services you know and love.

Woot is offering a couple of models of TCL Roku 4K TVs on sale today with prices starting at just $ 199.99. The refurbished sets are from TCL’s 4-series and are provided with a 90-day Woot warranty. Use your Amazon Prime membership to avoid Woot’s $ 6 shipping fee.

Sweet streams TCL Roku 4K TV

TCL is known for its affordable TV sets that balance features  [Read More…]

Should you buy the Galaxy Watch Active or the Fossil Sport?

We’ve been reviewing smartwatches for so long that most of us still have a Pebble sitting around somewhere. We’ve tested just about every Wear OS watch there is, and use that expertise to help you make your next purchase.

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Well-rounded

$ 200 at Amazon

Pros Better battery life Great fitness tracking Tizen OS 4.0 is very smooth Cons Flush buttons can be harder to find Fewer apps for Tizen

The Galaxy  [Read More…]

Watch TV channels for free with Insignia’s 40-mile HDTV Antenna at $8 off

Follow through on canceling your cable bill finally with this multidirectional antenna.

Most of the streaming TV services available these days are fantastic offerings, but some viewers are still missing a few of their favorite shows and events by cutting the cord and switching directly to streaming. With an antenna however, you can access a variety of channels such as ABC, Fox, NBC and more for free as long as they’re within range. Antennas are extremely affordable too, especially  [Read More…]

Which Galaxy Watch Active color should you get?

The Galaxy Watch Active is light, lithe, and looks like quite the promising smartwatch, but once you decide to buy one, the question then becomes which one? There are four color options for the Galaxy Watch Active’s body right now, and each one has its own charm and appeal. Samsung also says there are eight strap color options, however those other colors seem to be additional bands rather than ones you can include with the watch in-box, so we’ll stick  [Read More…]

The Galaxy Watch Active is a visual upgrade from the Gear Fit2 Pro

Best answer: Purely from an activity tracking perspective, the Gear Fit2 Pro is still a great fitness band and the Galaxy Watch Active isn’t dramatically better. But if you want that tracking to happen on a larger screen that’s easier to use and in a form factor that’s a bit more traditional, this is a nice upgrade.

Switch to smartwatch: Galaxy Watch Active ($ 200 at Amazon) The Galaxy Watch Active improves on the Fit2 Pro

Since  [Read More…]

Where to get a replacement charger for Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Best answer: The best place to find a replacement charger for your Galaxy Watch Active is either Amazon or Samsung. Samsung’s Wireless Charger Duo or Pad Slim are sure to keep your Watch Active charged up.

Duo Charger: Samsung Wireless Charger Duo Pad ($ 100 at Amazon) Slim Charging Pad: Samsung Wireless Charger Pad Slim ($ 15 at Amazon) The Best Watch: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active ($ 200 at Amazon) Dual-Charger or Slim

For some odd reason,  [Read More…]

How to watch the 2019 MLB season on your Android phone or tablet

Follow the action all season long.

Major League Baseball’s 2019 season is spinning up, and fans all over couldn’t be more excited. There will be plenty of games for sports fans to check out considering MLB has a million games on its schedule, so don’t feel pressured to catch every little bit of action.

If you’re one of those die-hard fans and need to see every game, however, you’ll probably want to watch them on your Android  [Read More…]

Watch over-the-air channels for less than $8 with Aukey’s HDTV antenna

The Aukey 50-mile amplified digital indoor HDTV antenna is down to $ 7.98 with code EYOY45QN at Amazon. Without the code, the antenna costs $ 23 and doesn’t usually drop from that price without a promotion like this. Enjoy news, sports, and more, all without a cable provider. The antenna itself is physically small and won’t make a huge impact on your living room.

Cut the cord Aukey Amplified Digital Indoor HDTV Antenna

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Mobvoi TicWatch S2: The best budget Wear OS watch

Apple iPhone owners have it easy. Do you want a smartwatch to pair with your smartphone? You buy an Apple Watch and go about your way. The Apple Watch is shockingly good and it stands as the only reason I carry the iPhone as my secondary device.

If you’re on team Android, the field is a lot more muddled.

You have plenty of options, but there are few distinguishing details aside from price tag. Most of the watches currently on  [Read More…]