Tag Archive: Watch


Samsung Galaxy Watch Active vs. Fitbit Versa: Which should you buy?

When it comes to smartwatches, no one knows them like AC does. We try out every wearable we can get our hands on to help you decide which ones are worth your hard-earned dollars.

Our pick Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

$ 200 at Amazon

Pros Beautiful AMOLED display Growing app/watch face selection Samsung Pay Built-in GPS Qi wireless charging Cons Shorter battery life Tizen OS can be confusing

The Galaxy Watch Active offers a great combination  [Read More…]

Best Replacement Bands for Samsung Galaxy Watch Active

Being active doesn’t mean you should skimp out on looking fashionable! The Galaxy Watch Active is great for you fitness folks out there, but you’re going to want a replacement band that does two things: make you look super trendy, and doesn’t leave your wrist feeling as though it’s being drowned in sweat.

Fashionable patterns for all Honecumi Rubber Sport Band

Staff pick

The Honecumi sports band not only comes in a variety of different colors such  [Read More…]

Find new shows to watch with all-time low pricing on the TCL 43-inch HD TV

A good option for a smaller room.

The TCL 43S305 43-inch 1080p Roku TV is down to $ 199.99 on Amazon. Today’s deal is the best price we’ve ever seen on this model, even beating its Black Friday pricing.

The S305 is a 2017 model. However, it’s $ 100 less expensive than 2018’s 43-inch model. And thanks to the included Roku TV, it has smart features that continue to be updated today. You’ll get full access to  [Read More…]

Samsung Galaxy Watch: the best option for Android users?

I’ve grown to really like a smartwatch over the years. They are a great way to triage your notifications and online persona without fully using a phone. Samsung has had a nice lineup with the Galaxy Gear watches over the last few years. It since dropped the Gear moniker for just Galaxy Watch and it’s my latest option to try for a companion wrist device.

Samsung has long been a champion of the secondary devices we call smartwatches. They launched  [Read More…]

How to watch Thompson-Pettis on UFC Fight Night on March 23 on ESPN+

Also Heavyweights Blaydes and Willis clash with the hope of rising to a title fight.

March has been jam packed with major MMA events, and this weekend is no exception. The third UFC FIght Night in three weeks pits top contenders — and potential title challengers — against each other. On Saturday, March 23, UFC Fight Night with Thompson vs Pettis is streaming exclusively on ESPN+.

UFC Fight Night with Thompson vs Pettis is taking place at  [Read More…]

Can I use a regular Qi charger with Galaxy Watch Active?

Best answer: The Galaxy Watch Active supports Qi wireless charging, but won’t work with all wireless chargers. To ensure optimal compatibility, charge your watch with a Galaxy S10 or buy a Samsung Wireless Charger Pad Slim.

The watch: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active ($ 200) The best charger: Samsung Wireless Fast Charge Pad ($ 27) Stuck in the cycle

The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active was announced alongside the Galaxy S10 lineup earlier this year and is turning heads.  [Read More…]

The best screen protectors for the Galaxy Watch Active

Protecting your watch’s screen is necessary to keep it looking great — and scratch-free. To do that for your Galaxy Watch Active, your screen protector has to be 40mm, round, and not a complete pain in the butt to put on in the first place. Thankfully, I think I can help with these selected screen protectors.

No more bubbles SPGuard Screen Protector (6 Pack)

Staff pick

The SPGuard screen protector is a light film protector that shields  [Read More…]

The apps on the Galaxy Watch Active won’t leave you hanging

Best answer: Yes, the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active supports apps from the Galaxy Apps store. You can find major tracking apps like Under Armor and media apps like Spotify for your workout needs easily.

Amazon: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active ($ 200)

What apps are compatible?

It would be a rather questionable move to not include the ability to download apps to your brand new smartwatch. Samsung has recognized this and makes it possible to download some  [Read More…]

Google GDC Keynote: How to watch, what to expect

Project Stream finalized, new software partners, and a fun new controller paints a fairly clear picture.

Google has been a part of the Games Developer Conference for years, typically using the event to show off new things it’s doing to help developers make games for Android. Over the last couple of years, the focus has drifted from social gaming to VR/AR experiences and even a really cool way to use Google Maps to build gaming worlds. This  [Read More…]

Did the dog eat your Galaxy Watch charger? Here’s where to grab a new one

Best answer: You can buy the Samsung Galaxy Watch Charger from Samsung’s official website. While the Galaxy Watch charges using Qi, not every Qi charger will work with it, so you should stick to Samsung’s official one.

Charging dock: Samsung Galaxy Watch Charger ($ 40 at Samsung) Wall adapter: Adaptive Fast Charging Wall Charger ($ 15 at Samsung) You can buy an charger replacement from Samsung

The official Samsung Galaxy Watch Charger is available for purchase through  [Read More…]