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Best Android smartwatch 2019: The top Wear OS watches
Best Android smartwatch 2019: The top Wear OS watches By Britta O'Boyle

Google's Wear OS - formerly Android Wear - has had several big updates since it launched. Here are all the best Wear OS smartwatches available to buy.... Read more

Apple watchOS 6 will allow you to delete some native Apple Watch apps
Apple watchOS 6 will allow you to delete some native Apple Watch apps By Britta O'Boyle

Several new features will launch on the Apple Watch when the new operating system - watchOS 6 - arrives later this year, but a recent report suggests it... Read more

Best upcoming smartwatches: Future wristwear to look forward to
Best upcoming smartwatches: Future wristwear to look forward to By Britta O'Boyle

Here are all the best smartwatches thought to be coming for 2019. Read more

Skagen Falster 2 review: Scandi sophistication, but lacking in power
3.5 stars Skagen Falster 2 review: Scandi sophistication, but lacking in power By Britta O'Boyle

The Skagen Falster 2 is one of the best-looking smartwatches out there, delivering true Danish style. Is it the fashion smartwatch to buy though?... Read more

O2 customers get Apple Watch Series 4 at last
O2 customers get Apple Watch Series 4 at last By Rik Henderson

O2 has joined EE and Vodafone in offering the cellular version of the Apple Watch Series 4.... Read more

Apple Watch Series 4 review: The smartwatch king is bigger and better than ever
5.0 stars Apple Watch Series 4 review: The smartwatch king is bigger and better than ever By Stuart Miles

With a bigger screen dominating its design, the Apple Series 4 watch upgrades software, processing power, well-being via heart-monitoring and more.... Read more

Apple Watch Series 4 vs Series 3: What's the difference?
Apple Watch Series 4 vs Series 3: What's the difference? By Britta O'Boyle

Comparison of the Apple Watch Series 4 and Series 3 showing the differences and similarities whether you're upgrading or taking the smartwatch plunge.... Read more

Apple Watch Series 5: What we want and expect to see
Apple Watch Series 5: What we want and expect to see By Britta O'Boyle

Here is everything we want and expect to see on the Apple Watch Series 5, coupled with any rumours floating around.... Read more

WatchOS 6 unveiled with its own App Store and women's health features
WatchOS 6 unveiled with its own App Store and women's health features By Maggie Tillman

Apple is at WWDC in San Jose, where it is announcing WatchOS 6 for the first time and giving us a look at what's new.... Read more

Casio Pro Trek WSD-F30 review: WearOS for the great outdoors
3.5 stars Casio Pro Trek WSD-F30 review: WearOS for the great outdoors By Cam Bunton

Casio has updated its Pro Trek outdoors smartwatch, giving longer battery, a slimmer package and lots more information.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active features come to older smartwatches, including better battery life
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active features come to older smartwatches, including better battery life By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung is rolling out a software update to the Galaxy Watch, Gear S3 and Gear Sport that will bring the latest Galaxy Watch Active's One user interface... Read more

Withings launches premium smartwatches in the form of Steel HR Sapphire Signature line-up
Withings launches premium smartwatches in the form of Steel HR Sapphire Signature line-up By Adrian Willings

Withings is set to enhance its line-up of smartwatches with its new Steel HR Sapphire Signature series. Fitness trackers with a more robust design.... Read more

Select Garmin devices can now auto-alert a key contact if you have an accident
Select Garmin devices can now auto-alert a key contact if you have an accident By Dan Grabham

Garmin has introduced some new safety features for the Vívoactive 3 Music, Fenix 5 Plus and Forerunner 645 Music devices.The key new feature can automatically... Read more

Google rolls out six widget-like Tiles you can swipe between on Wear OS watches
Google rolls out six widget-like Tiles you can swipe between on Wear OS watches By Maggie Tillman

Google rolls out six widget-like Tiles you can swipe between on Wear OS watches... Read more

Garmin's new Forerunner 245 Music GPS watch lets you listen to tunes, phone-free
Garmin's new Forerunner 245 Music GPS watch lets you listen to tunes, phone-free By Maggie Tillman

Garmin has two new high-end Forerunner GPS smartwatches, one of which comes with a focus on music and not just exercise.... Read more

Garmin Forerunner 45 and 45S watches are for new runners who need coaching
Garmin Forerunner 45 and 45S watches are for new runners who need coaching By Maggie Tillman

Garmin has updated its line of Forerunner GPS watches, starting with the entry-level Forerunner 45 and Forerunner 45S.... Read more

Google Pixel watch specs, release date, news and rumours
Google Pixel watch specs, release date, news and rumours By Britta O'Boyle

Google is apparently planning to launch its own-branded Wear OS smartwatch. So what should we expect?... Read more

Fitbit Versa Lite Edition review: Lower price with little compromise
4.5 stars Fitbit Versa Lite Edition review: Lower price with little compromise By Britta O'Boyle

With a similar design, fewer features but a more accessible price, is Fitbit's Lite Edition the savvy Versa smartwatch purchase to make?... Read more

The Huawei Watch 2 price has been slashed by £140
The Huawei Watch 2 price has been slashed by £140 By Chris Hall

Amazon is slashing prices across its UK store and the Huawei Watch 2 has just received a big discount.... Read more

Possible Google Pixel Watch tech pops up in patent
Possible Google Pixel Watch tech pops up in patent By Cam Bunton

A recently approved patent reveals Google has been working on several quick release watch band mechanisms, which could - if it ever launches - make the... Read more

Apple orders the OLED displays for Apple Watch Series 5
Apple orders the OLED displays for Apple Watch Series 5 By Dan Grabham

It looks like Apple has asked Japan Display to supply new OLED screens - presumably for the next version of the Apple Watch. We're expecting Apple Watch... Read more

Apple Watch ECG feature now live in UK and Europe with WatchOS 5.2 update
Apple Watch ECG feature now live in UK and Europe with WatchOS 5.2 update By Maggie Tillman

Apple's electrocardiogram (ECG in the UK or EKG in the US) reading feature for Apple Watch Series 4 owners has gone live in the UK and Europe.... Read more

Apple Watch ECG: What is it, how does it work and how do you set it up?
Apple Watch ECG: What is it, how does it work and how do you set it up? By Stuart Miles

This feature explains what the new Apple Watch ECG heart feature is, how it works, what it means, and why you might want to use it.... Read more

Huawei Watch GT smartwatch line adds new Active and Elegant models
Huawei Watch GT smartwatch line adds new Active and Elegant models By Maggie Tillman

Huawei has unveiled two new models of its Watch GT smartwatch, though details about specs and a launch date are still slim.... Read more

Tag Heuer Golf Edition smartwatch and app aim to improve your game
Tag Heuer Golf Edition smartwatch and app aim to improve your game By Rik Henderson

Tag Heuer has announced a special edition version of its current smartwatch designed specifically for golfers.... Read more

Garmin Marq series smartwatches celebrate company's 30th birthday in style
Garmin Marq series smartwatches celebrate company's 30th birthday in style By Rik Henderson

Garmin has announced a new series of tough, stylish smartwatches that are designed to mark the company's 30th anniversary with flair and style.... Read more

Tag Heuer Connected Modular 41 review: Stellar looks but battery struggles
4.0 stars Tag Heuer Connected Modular 41 review: Stellar looks but battery struggles By Chris Hall

Luxury meets modularity in the Tag Heuer Connected smartwatch.... Read more

Versa Lite Edition makes Fitbit's fitness smartwatch even cheaper
Versa Lite Edition makes Fitbit's fitness smartwatch even cheaper By Britta O'Boyle

Fitbit announced several new products during its Spring event, including a Lite Version of its Versa smartwatch. The smartwatch, which sits below the company's... Read more

Nubia Alpha initial review: A flawed glimpse of the future?
Nubia Alpha initial review: A flawed glimpse of the future? By Cam Bunton

Nubia billed its Alpha as a wearable phone, but it raises more questions than it answers.... Read more

Apple Watch Series 6 to get sleep tracking?
Apple Watch Series 6 to get sleep tracking? By Britta O'Boyle

Apple is finally rumoured to be working on sleep tracking technology for its Apple Watch, according to a Bloomberg report. The company bought Beddit, a... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active initial review: Slim, sporty, lightweight
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active initial review: Slim, sporty, lightweight By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung has announced the Galaxy Watch Active alongside its Galaxy S10 range of smartphones. Here are our first impressions with the Gear Sport successor.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active is a fun, waterproof smartwatch for £229
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active is a fun, waterproof smartwatch for £229 By Rik Henderson

Samsung has followed up its Galaxy Watch with a new smartwatch aimed at the same market who originally loved its Gear Sport.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Buds confirmed in app update
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active, Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Buds confirmed in app update By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung will announce the Galaxy S10 range on 20 February at its Unpacked event in San Francisco, but it looks like there will be three wearables joining... Read more

Sony Wena Pro initial review: The smart watch we've been waiting for
Sony Wena Pro initial review: The smart watch we've been waiting for By Chris Hall

A smart band for your traditional watch, we got our hands on Sony's new Wena... Read more

Sony Wena straps add smart functions to any watch
Sony Wena straps add smart functions to any watch By Chris Hall

Sony first unveiled Wena in 2015, the product of Sony's startup incubator in Japan - called Seed Acceleration Program - and looking to provide an alternative... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active will be missing the awesome rotating bezel
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active will be missing the awesome rotating bezel By Cam Bunton

Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Watch Active - previously referred to as the Galaxy Watch Sport - will be missing one of the best features of previous generations... Read more

Is Google working on a watch or not? New job listings suggest yes
Is Google working on a watch or not? New job listings suggest yes By Maggie Tillman

Google is trying to make some interesting hires, indicating it has some major hardware ambitions for wearables.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Sport leak reveals spec list but also a name change?
Samsung Galaxy Sport leak reveals spec list but also a name change? By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung is expected to announce the successor to the Gear Sport at its Unpacked event on 20 February.The device has previously been called the Galaxy Sport... Read more

Will Fitbit's new Versa 2 only bring new colours? Let's hope not
Will Fitbit's new Versa 2 only bring new colours? Let's hope not By Maggie Tillman

It looks like Fitbit is working on a successor to its Fitbit Versa smartwatch that launched last year. But it might not be much of a successor.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Sport image reveals stunning next-gen smartwatch
Samsung Galaxy Sport image reveals stunning next-gen smartwatch By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung will reveal the Galaxy S10 devices at its Unpacked event on 20 February, but a successor to the Gear Sport smartwatch is also expected to be announced. The... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Sport gets certified, February launch likely
Samsung Galaxy Sport gets certified, February launch likely By Britta O'Boyle

Samsung is expected to have a busy Unpacked event on 20 February. Not only are the trio of Samsung Galaxy S10 devices all but confirmed to be announced,... Read more

Louis Vuitton expands Tambour Horizon smartwatch collection, yours from £2,125
Louis Vuitton expands Tambour Horizon smartwatch collection, yours from £2,125 By Rik Henderson

Louis Vuitton has released a new range of its Tambour Horizon smartwatches, this time with Google's Wear OS installed.... Read more

Huawei launches Honor Watch Magic in the UK for £180
Huawei launches Honor Watch Magic in the UK for £180 By Maggie Tillman

The Honor Watch Magic smartwatch was released in China in October 2018, but it is now launching in Europe and in the UK.... Read more

Google to revive WearOS with Fossil's mystery watch tech and R&D team
Google to revive WearOS with Fossil's mystery watch tech and R&D team By Maggie Tillman

Google is acquiring some of Fossil’s smartwatch technology and members of the watchmaker's research and development team.... Read more

Michael Kors Access Sofie 2.0 gets fitness smarts and even more glam
Michael Kors Access Sofie 2.0 gets fitness smarts and even more glam By Chris Hall

GPS, NFC, HRM all added to the mixture in this next-gen fashion watch... Read more

Apple Watch fitness: Rings, Workouts, Challenges explained
Apple Watch fitness: Rings, Workouts, Challenges explained By Stuart Miles

Everything you need to know about the Apple Watch and its fitness features, from making sure you select the right workout, to changing your Move goal.... Read more

Samsung Galaxy Sport renders show "Pulse" watch in full
Samsung Galaxy Sport renders show "Pulse" watch in full By Rik Henderson

Samsung is soon expected to unveil a second smartwatch in a relatively short space of time and renders of the device have appeared online.... Read more

Kate Spade Scallop Smartwatch 2 adopts Wear OS and matches face to your outfit
Kate Spade Scallop Smartwatch 2 adopts Wear OS and matches face to your outfit By Rik Henderson

Kate Spade has announced its second touchscreen smartwatch, the Kate Spade Scallop Smartwatch 2.... Read more

Withings' new Move ECG watch and BMP Core cuff can both detect AFib
Withings' new Move ECG watch and BMP Core cuff can both detect AFib By Maggie Tillman

Similar to the recent Apple Watch Series 4, Withings new devices are capable of performing a complex ECG medical test.... Read more

Matrix's PowerWatch 2 packs solar power charging and a heart rate monitor
Matrix's PowerWatch 2 packs solar power charging and a heart rate monitor By Maggie Tillman

It's a successor to the PowerWatch, which purportedly solved one of the biggest issues with smartwatches: it didn’t need to be charged.... Read more

Best Apple Watch apps: 47 apps to download that actually do something
Best Apple Watch apps: 47 apps to download that actually do something By Britta O'Boyle

These are the best Apple Watch apps we've come across - the ones that hold their own on the smaller screen and deliver the information you need.... Read more

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