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Huawei TalkBand N1 hands-on: This wireless headset tracks activity, plays music and accepts calls

Huawei TalkBand N1 hands-on: This wireless headset tracks activity, plays music and accepts calls

By 5 hours ago

Huawei has turned its focus away from smartphones and towards the wearable sector for this year's MWC. Three devices have been announced, including an Android Wear smartwatch, a successor to the activity tracker and Bluetooth headset TalkBand B1 and... >>

Huawei focuses on wearables with launch of TalkBand B2 and TalkBand N1

Huawei focuses on wearables with launch of TalkBand B2 and TalkBand N1

By 6 hours ago

Chinese company Huawei has focussed on the wearable sector at Mobile World Congress this year, hoping to become a "leader in the wearable space". Three wearable devices have been announced including a new Android Wear smartwatch, the TalkBand B2 and the... >>

Huawei TalkBand B2 hands-on: Adding a touch of premium to activity tracking

Huawei TalkBand B2 hands-on: Adding a touch of premium to activity tracking

By 6 hours ago

Huawei has introduced the successor to its TalkBand B1 activity tracker come Bluetooth earpiece at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, after announcing it would be turning its focus to wearables for this year's show. The TalkBand B2 offers many of the... >>

Best activity trackers: The best fitness wearables to buy today

Best activity trackers: The best fitness wearables to buy today

By 24 February 2015

The wearables market has really taken off over the past year, leaving behind a plethora of devices from smartwatches and heart rate measuring headphones to sports watches and activity trackers. There is such a breadth of choice out there, it's difficult... >>

Fitbit Flex review: Smart but not sexy
4 out of 5

Fitbit Flex review: Smart but not sexy

By 22 January 2015

Fitbit is no stranger to the activity tracking world with several options under its belt, claiming to have one to suit everyone.  The Fitbit Flex is described by the company as "the stylish wristband that fits your lifestyle" and it will do all sorts... >>

Best smartwatches 2015: The best smart wristwear available to buy today

Best smartwatches 2015: The best smart wristwear available to buy today

By 2 January 2015

Smartwatches used to be gadgets only James Bond would have access to, but that's no longer the case. These wrist-worn phone companions that can receive calls, texts, emails and social network notifications have been whipping the wearables sector into... >>

Sony SmartBand Talk review: Jack of all trades, master of none
3.5 out of 5

Sony SmartBand Talk review: Jack of all trades, master of none

By 17 December 2014

Sony isn't a new player in the world of wearables, it was one of the first companies to kick a ball in the field of smartwatches with its aptly named but ultimately underwhelming SmartWatch back in 2012. The Sony SmartBand Talk, codename SWR30, is a pared-down... >>

TomTom Multi-Sport Cardio review: Six months in and we're sold
4 out of 5

TomTom Multi-Sport Cardio review: Six months in and we're sold

By 21 November 2014

The first TomTom Multi-Sport sportswatch was released around a year ago, catering for running, cycling and swimming activities. It did a fair job, but there were some loose ends that its follow-up, the Multi-Sport Cardio, tackles head-on. We've been using... >>

Best wearable 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

Best wearable 2014: O2 Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

By 17 November 2014

Wearable tech really came into its own last year, warranting a new category in the Pocket-lint Gadget Awards and while many of the products were great, there were a few things missing. This year, the wearable category has hit a whole new level, from... >>

Samsung Gear 2 Neo review
4 out of 5

Samsung Gear 2 Neo review

By 6 May 2014

The smartwatch market is an interesting one: some people we talk to can't wait to get their hands on one, while others are less impressed with the idea of getting their emails and texts delivered to their wrists. Samsung's first attempt in the category,... >>