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Best Garmin watch: Choosing the right device for your needs

Whether it’s running, cycling or swimming, we help you pick the perfect GPS partner The number of Garmin running watches and sports watches continues to

Garmin Fenix 5S Plus review : Garmin’s smallest Fenix gets the gift of proper maps and song

Garmin’s smallest Fenix 5 becomes even more tempting with the new features. Yes, it’s expensive, but now that it’s loaded with topographic maps you’re no

Garmin Fenix 5X Plus review : Garmin’s beast of an outdoor watch gets some welcome smart and sport upgrades

The Garmin Fenix 5X does everything – and then some. The range of sports tracking is exhaustive and the new pulse ox acclimator gives it

Samsung Gear S4 could be unveiled with Note 9 in August

Welcome one and all to And finally, the place to find out about the smaller stories from the world of wearables you may have missed. Missed the

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music review : Garmin brings the music to make its smartwatch/sports watch hybrid another winner

The Garmin Vivoactive 3 Music is the phone-free sports watch the Vivoactive 3 always wanted to be. Not only that, but on balance this is

Garmin v Fitbit: How do these two fitness giants compare 2018 ?

When you look at the heavyweights of the wearable division, Garmin and Fitbit are firmly within the elite group. Both have managed to carve out a name for themselves

The 10 best smartwatches for iPhone users

Because the Apple Watch isn’t right for everyone If you’re an iPhone owner and you want a new smartwatch, the latest Apple Watch Series 3

How to set up and use Garmin Pay : Everything you need to know about paying for stuff with your Garmin

Garmin Pay is the sports watch and smartwatch maker’s payment alternative to Apple Pay on the Apple Watch, Google Pay on Wear watches and Fitbit

Best GPS running watch and sports wearables to buy 2018

Whatever your needs, check out our selection of top running watches Deciding on the best running watch for you is an extremely personal choice. Each

And finally: The Apple Watch Series 4 could get proper wireless charging

Rounding up the rumours and smaller stories from the week Welcome to this week’s edition of And Finally, the place where we round up some of

Charged Up: Forget apps, it’s time for watch faces to shine

I’m looking for a complication I really like smartwatch faces — there, I said it. And around a year ago, I couldn’t care less what was showing

Amazfit Stratos smartwatch does multisport tracking on a budget

Affordable Fenix rival packs GPS and can measure your VO2 Max Xiaomi offshoot Huami has seen a string of successes recently with the Amazfit Bip

Top 8 Best Triathlon Watches (2018)

Triathlons are one of the most physically challenging activities out there and do require a lot of training. Athletes training for triathlons have to go

Best smartwatch guide: The top smartwatches to buy in 2018

Looking for the best smartwatch for iPhone or Android? Look no further… Smartwatches are very much a mainstream tech category now, with top wrist wearable

Best Fitness Tracker For Women 2018

Fitness is always an important concern for every age of the group. Most of the time we don’t have time to do our daily workout

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music review : The first Forerunner watch with music makes a sound start

The Garmin Forerunner 645 Music is another strong addition to the growing stable of Garmin wearables. Like a halfway house between the more smarwatch-like Vivoactive

Fossil Q Control review: All style and no substance

The Q Control is Fossil’s first to include a heart-rate monitor, but it lacks other essential fitness features Pros Looks good Google Assistant Plenty of

Huami Amazfit Bip review : Is imitation the sincerest form of flattery?

The Amazfit Bip is sold as a budget smartwatch with great battery life, and that’s exactly what you’re getting here. You also get sleep tracking,

Coaching to 5K: A beginner’s chronicle of the best training apps and wearables

Future of Running Week: Which wearable/app combo is best for an intro to running? I’m not a runner. I never have been. Back when I

Best sports watch 2018: Top GPS watches for running, cycling and swimming

Whatever your needs, check out our selection of top running watches Deciding on the best sports watch for you is an extremely personal choice. Each

This is what the big wearable tech companies should do next

If we were in charge, these are the big calls we’d make for Apple, Fitbit and others Just imagine for a moment that you had

Best wearable tech at CES 2018

Operation ‘do CES 2018’ completed. We’ve covered all the big announcements and been jumping from booth to booth (and the odd hotel room) in Vegas

CES 2018 : All the biggest wearable tech announcements so far – UPDATE (Day 3)

We round up the latest smartwatch, VR and hearable unveilings from Vegas What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, they say. But after seeing a

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music first look, hands-on review : Running to the beat

CES 2018: New Forerunner is super slim and wearable Garmin has been dominating the sports watch scene with its incredible array of Forerunner, Fenix and

CES 2018: All the biggest wearable tech announcements so far

We round up the latest smartwatch, VR and hearable unveilings from Vegas What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, they say. But after seeing a

CES 2018: What to expect in smartwatches, virtual reality and more

All the biggest wearable tech announcements we’re expecting from Las Vegas What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, they say. But when it comes to wearable

Best smartwatch guide: The top smartwatches to buy now

Looking for the best smartwatch for iPhone or Android? Look no further… Smartwatches are very much a mainstream tech category now, with top wrist wearable

Big test: Four smartwatches compete on swim tracking

It’s better where it’s wetter, but how do these smartwatches perform in the pool? This year we’ve seen fitness trackers and smartwatches broaden in scope

Garmin Vivoactive 3 v Samsung Gear Sport: The sports smartwatch skirmish

Which sporty smartwatch is for you? Over the past year, we’ve seen a lot of smartwatches heavily focused on being really great at fitness. Two

The best waterproof fitness trackers for swimming in the pool – UPDATE 2017

Fancy hitting the water rather than the roads? Check out these top waterproof bands So what is the best fitness tracker for swimming? We might just be