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(Pocket-lint) - The EE Pocket-lint Awards Shortlist has been announced celebrating the best products and devices across 20 categories spanning smartphones and tablets to cars and smartwatches. 

The Best Smartwatch award focuses on devices that offer style and features beyond fitness tracking.

The Shortlisted nominees for Best Smartwatch 2021 are:

You can click on each of the titles above to read our full reviews on each nomination, which should give you some idea as to why they have been nomimated.

Voting in the EE Pocket-lint Awards 2021 is now open so you can let us know which one of these great devices you think should win the Best Smartwatch award for this year and give us your verdict on all, or some, of the other tech across the 19 categories.

To vote for your favourite, head to our Best Smartwatch 2021 voting page and score the products you think should win, enter your email address, and hit the submit button.

The voting runs from Tuesday 26 October until 23:59 (GMT) on Monday 1 November.

The EE Pocket-lint Awards winners will be announced in a video event - which will also highlight the year's biggest tech trends - revealed on Tuesday 9 November 2021 at 3pm (GMT), which you can tune in to watch right here or view on our YouTube channel.

Now why not check out the nominations in other categories to have your say: 

On The Go

At Home

Entertainment 

Apple watchOS 7: All the key new Apple Watch features explored

Fitness and Lifestyle 

Writing by Britta O'Boyle.