Google has decided to offer new a Messaging app, third-party Tiles, and wider Google Pay rollout on older Wear OS 2 devices. However, users will miss out on YouTube Music and turn-by-turn navigation.
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Samsung has unveiled its new processor, the Exynos W920, which will be used to power future wearables. The new processor is more power-efficient and offers faster performance than its predecessor.
Brandon Schneider has credited his Apple Watch for saving his life as it had alerted people when he fell unconscious and received severe head injuries. Brandon has urged all to use their watches well.
The Fitbit Ace 3, which is aimed at kids, was only launched a couple of months ago and is already seeing a nice discount on Amazon. The Versa 3 can also be had at under $200 now for a limited time.
Samsung has introduced a new user experience for the Galaxy Watch called One UI Watch, which will make its way to Samsung's upcoming smartwatch set to be unveiled this summer at its Unpacked event.
TCL today introduced a wearable display called the NxtWear G that connects to a smartphone or laptop that has a USB-C display-out port. The company also unveiled a new smartwatch for kids and more.
Facebook has been reportedly working on its first smartwatch which will debut in the summer of 2022. It features a unique design with a detachable camera module and a health sensor.
RedMagic is usually known for its gaming smartphones, but this year it's decided to launch a fitness smartwatch. However, it probably should have waited until it could nail the software experience.
Huawei's first HarmonyOS smartwatch carries the premium design legacy of its predecessors and looks stellar. Its software experience is still in its early days, though, so it needs time to mature.
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The Forerunner 55 and Forerunner 945 LTE come with built-in GPS, heart-rate sensor, and multiple sports modes. These watches are currently available in the US with prices starting from $200.
Google announced that it is working with Samsung to combine Tizen and Wear OS, bringing a revamped smartwatch OS with a new user experience, performance, battery improvements, and more.
The Brave Pro is one of the latest entrants to the LTE-enabled smartwatch market. Created by Rogbid, a Chinese brand, the device has the Helio P22 chipset, 4GB RAM, 64GB storage, and dual cameras.
Huawei's latest-generation smart band is almost identical to the Honor Band 6, but features more sports modes, a more stylish design, and it's more reliable. It's more expensive, but it's worth it.
You can get all of the Samsung Galaxy Watch3 variants at $310 off, yes that is for both the Bluetooth and LTE versions of the smartwatch. Although as of writing, at least one color is sold out.
Honor's latest smart band looks a whole lot like the Honor Watch ES, but it's smaller and significantly cheaper. It packs a lot of the same health tracking features at half the price.
IDC data has shown that people turned to purchase wearables as their disposable income rose due to the closure of most retail outlets because of coronavirus. The market grew by 28.4% compared to 2019.
Google has released the new Jetpack TIles library which allows Wear OS developers to create their own custom Tiles. Users will be able to install new Tiles later in the spring after a platform update.
Amazfit's GTR 2e is the round sibling of the GTS 2e and it's very similar in many ways, but the different form factor brings advantages like a bigger display and much better battery life.
Amazfit latest smartwatch tries to cut some costs to be more affordable while offering all the features you need. It's stylish, lightweight, and functional, though there are some problems.
Although the Series 3 launched back in 2017, they still hold up today and with cellular connectivity included with today's discounted deal at Amazon, it's a cheap entry into the Apple ecosystem.
Skagen's Jorn is the company's first hybrid smartwatch, and it's an interesting take. With a stainless steel build and physical hands, it has an E Ink display underneath the hands.
Amazfit introduced a couple of new smartwatches at this year's CES, and now we have them in our hands. Here's our first look at the rectangular GTS 2e and the round GTS 2e from Amazfit.
Gartner has said that spend in the global wearable market will reach $81.5 billion this year, up 18.1% compared to 2020 where spend reached $69 billion. Ear-worn devices will create the most spend.
OnePlus has long been rumored to be launching its own smartwatch, which the company's CEO has since confirmed. Before that, though, the company is apparently launching a fitness band.
Garmin has rolled out a new capability to its Connect app for pregnancy tracking. It lets users monitor pregnancy-related symptoms and keep track of their nutritional goals, among others.
Alphabet CFO said that the firm expects to obtain the "necessary regulatory approvals to hopefully complete the transaction by the end of this year. But the time frame may extend beyond that."
Huawei's Watch Fit doesn't break the bank, and the key feature is that it provides built-in, animated workouts, a key feature for being proactive about your health when you might be stuck at home.
The Honor Watch ES is a sleek-looking smartwatch that offers a lot of the features you'd expect from a fitness smartwatch at an affordable price. Most notably, it brings guided workouts to the table.
The second generation of nubia's smartwatch featuring a folded display, the Watch, is here. The latest wearable from nubia has dropped a few grams and a few features - one too many, perhaps.
Google has announced that a new fall update for Wear OS is rolling out to users of the Suunto 7 first, with more devices coming soon. It brings performance, pairing, and battery improvements.
Canalys has reported that the North American wearables market grew by 10% in Q2 2020 but that the average selling price was dragged down as more people opted for low-end activity trackers.
Images of a new Huawei Watch GT 2 Pro have leaked, showing off a design similar to its predecessor. However, the updated smartwatch is expected to add support for wireless charging.
OnePlus could be launching a smartwatch soon, according to a certification on Singapore's IMDA. Rumors have been around for a while, but with the Oppo Watch on the market, it could be time.
The maker of the first smartwatch to feature a bendable display - the nubia Alpha - has announced a crowdfunding campaign on Kickstarter for the next generation of its product, the nubia Watch.
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Electronics company nubia has announced a new smartwatch featuring a flexible display. It is called the nubia Watch and will be available for purchase in China on August 5. Pre-orders are open.
OPPO will announce a global version of its smartwatch that was first unveiled in China earlier this year. While that model runs ColorOS, the upcoming variant will feature Google's Wear OS.
Huami is a smart wearable company founded in 2013. The Amazfit Stratos 3 is targeted towards athletes and sports enthusiasts and is the most expensive Amazfit smartwatch to date.
More of Samsung's upcoming Galaxy Watch 3 specs have leaked. The devices will come in 1.2-inch and 1.4-inch versions. The battery capacities will be the same as that in the Watch Active2.