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Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music GPS Smartwatch With Integrated Music Launched

HIGHLIGHTS Vivoactive 3 Music can store up to 500 songs It has been priced at $299.99 (roughly Rs. 20,300) You can download offline music playlists from music streaming services Garmin has launched Vivoactive 3 Music, a wearable that takes everything you find in the 2017 model and adds music to the mix. Garmin already has smartwatches that come with GPS and music playback, in ... Read More »

Fitbit Ionic review: A great fitness tracker, a mediocre smartwatch

My first few hours with Fitbit Ionic were horrid. Mind you, it wasn’t the device I had a problem with, but rather what I was doing with it. Before I received my review unit, Fitbit demanded that I test it first. Fair enough. What I didn’t know was that they really wanted to show off Ionic’s fitness capabilities. I did ... Read More »

Fitbit Ionic review: A great fitness tracker, a mediocre smartwatch

My first few hours with Fitbit Ionic were horrid. Mind you, it wasn’t the device I had a problem with, but rather what I was doing with it. Before I received my review unit, Fitbit demanded that I test it first. Fair enough. What I didn’t know was that they really wanted to show off Ionic’s fitness capabilities. I did ... Read More »

Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch Launched With Heart Rate Tracking, 4-Day Battery Life

HIGHLIGHTS Fitbit Ionic features range from fitness tracking to contactless payment Ionic will feature GPS, heart rate tracking, Fitbit Pay, and more Ionic will be available for pre-sale from Monday on Fitbit’s website Wearable device maker Fitbit on Monday launched its newest device, the Ionic smartwatch, with features ranging from fitness tracking to contactless payment, as it gears up to compete with ... Read More »

Leak shows Huawei Honor S1 smartwatch with a round e-paper display

A lot has been written about the upcoming Huawei Mate 9 but the company may have something up its sleeve (literally). An e-paper based smartwatch has leaked with a circular display with marginally smaller bezels than the Pebble Time Round (which was not upgraded in the last round of Pebbles). Looking back at an teaser image from early last month, ... Read More »

Huawei teases Honor S1 smartwatch and a tablet

Huawei is teasing a new smartwatch under the Honor brand dubbed the Honor S1. It will be unveiled at an event on October 18. But wait, you say, Huawei said no new Android Wear devices will come out this year. So, is this a Tizen watch? First teaser image for the Honor S1 smartwatch Could be, could be. The teaser ... Read More »

Hands on with the Polar M600: The ultimate fitness-centric smartwatch is just a little too big

I’m not a gym rat, nor do I get pumped up to ride my bike for hours on end. It takes a lot to convince me to leave the house and sweat. Still, there’s something particularly convincing about the new Polar M600 Android Wear smartwatch that makes me think I could start a disciplined work out routine of my own. ... Read More »

Android put on 2.0: 20 minutes with Google’s upcoming smartwatch functions

Admit it: It’s stressful sporting your smartphone around with you even whilst you’re simply going out for a run, and that’s why Google’s setting standalone software support into next model of Android wear. We gota sneak peak at it from Android put on’s product supervisor, Jeff Chang, in conjunction with a examine a few different new features coming this fall ... Read More »

Honor Band Z1 review: A simple, basic, affordable smartwatch

I’m a little bored with Android Wear. It feels like every new version is about style rather than functionality. Part of that is Google’s doing, as it’s still figuring out what works, and part of that can be attributed to the manufacturers who want to be a part of this apparentwearables uprising but aren’t doing much innovating. It’s why I ... Read More »

Research says Apple Watch claimed over 50% of smartwatch market last year

The Apple Watch – which launched in April 2015 – constituted more than 50% of the smartwatch shipments last year, according to new data from Juniper Research. On the other hand, sales of Tizen-powered Samsung Gear S2, which was launched in the month of November, weren’t strong despite the smartwatch being largely well received. It was also revealed that the ... Read More »