wearables

Garmin Vivoactive 3 review : A superb sports watch, an average smartwatch

The Garmin Vivoactive 3 is a big improvement on the HR in design that also beefs up its sports tracking. Not only that, but it’s

Huami Amazfit Cor Review: The Worthy Continuation to Xiaomi Mi Band 2

On September 20, 2017, Huami launched a new smartband belonging to the AMAZFIT family. This is the second smartband coming our way from this line.

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro review

OUR VERDICT Proof that the wearables market isn’t what it used to be. Case in point: the greatest threat to Samsung’s new smart fitness band

Huawei Band 2 Pro review : Huawei’s new tracker is packed to the gills

The Band 2 Pro is an affordable, feature-packed fitness tracker that delivers great GPS performance. The design is generic and uninspiring, and the heart rate

Swimming with Apple Watch Series 3 and Fitbit Ionic

We give the two new swim-friendly fitness smartwatches the pool test With the Fitbit Ionic and Apple Watch Series 3 now available and battling it

Smart clothing: The biggest benefits

Why the smart shirt on your back could be greater than the tracker on your wrist Smart clothing isn’t quite ready yet. Back in 2014,

The future of Fitbit: New sensors, serious health tracking and more

The next few days, it’s fair to say, are going to be a pretty big deal for the hopeful startup-turned-billion-dollar company we all know as Fitbit.

Wearables that never were: From Nokia Moonraker to Pebble Time 2

If only you were with us We see a lot of wearable devices around these parts, and sometimes it’s easy to forget how difficult it

How to transfer music to the Fitbit Ionic : Keep running to the beat

Like that one guy at the party who just can’t take a hint – probably the one whipping out the guitar for a 1am rendition

Fitbit Ionic v Apple Watch Series 3: The fitness smartwatch brawl

Which one wins the day? We have finally seen and played with Fitbit’s long-rumoured smartwatch, the Ionic, and it was inevitable that comparisons would quickly

Apple Watch Series 3 review

The Good: Cellular connection works well for phone calls, email, Siri and messages. Music now syncs more easily. Improvements in fitness tracking and added watch faces.

Fitbit Ionic review : Meet Fitbit’s smartwatch riposte to the Apple Watch

There’s a lot that we really like about Fitbit’s first smartwatch, but ultimately the software niggles make it difficult to put it in the same

Samsung Health: The ultimate guide to getting fit with Samsung’s app

Tips and tricks for your Samsung fitness tracking app Samsung S Health is dead. Long live Samsung Health. The company rebranded its fitness platform this

And finally: Blackberry and Timex might be working on a smartwatch together

All the other news of the week Welcome to the end of Apple week. The Cupertino company came out and announced the Apple Watch Series

Upcoming smartwatches 2017: Devices to expect this year

Apple, Fitbit, Fossil and more – smartwatches coming soon We’re set to see a big end-of-year for smartwatches, and things are seriously hotting up. Not only

Apple Watch 3 vs Fitbit Ionic: The two fitness smartwatches duke it out

Apple Watch 3 vs Fitbit Ionic: The battle of the fitness smartwatches heats up with the Apple Watch 3 big reveal. Neither watch is out

watchOS 4: The best new features coming to the Apple Watch

Apple first showed off its watchOS 4 operating system update back in June, with an expected release in the autumn. Now, as we near its

Nokia Steel review

The Good: The Nokia Steel is one of the best looking wearable devices you can buy, and its battery lasts 8 months. The Bad: Only offers basic

Smart rings: The good, the bad and the ugly in smart jewellery

Connected tech moves to the finger but the results aren’t always perfect While Apple, Fitbit and Xiaomi have ensured that smartwatches and fitness trackers create

Food trackers: The best calorie counter apps and wearables

Tech yourself thin with these food apps and trackers There’s been a lot of debate over recent years about the fact a calorie isn’t always

Best Garmin watch 2017 : Choosing the right device for your needs

Whether it’s running, cycling or swimming we help your pick the perfect GPS partner The number of Garmin running watches continues to grow, making the task of

Apple watchOS 4: Hands on with the Apple Watch’s smart new skin

Getting our fingers on Apple’s new Watch OS Apple took the wraps off watchOS 4 back at WWDC, revealing a new look for the Apple

Samsung Gear Fit 2 Pro Hand-on Review

Key Features 1.5-inch curved Super AMOLED display Tizen OS Dual Core CPU 34g (large) 33g (small) 200 mAh battery Works with Android and iOS Samsung

Samsung Gear Sport vs Apple Watch 2: The battle of the fitness smartwatches

Samsung Gear Sport vs Apple Watch Series 2: Samsung’s shrunken down Gear Sport goes toe-to-toe with Apple’s fitness-focused smartwatch – but which should you buy? The original Samsung

Samsung Gear Sport Hand-on Review

Key Features 1.2-inch circular Super AMOLED display 360 x 360 resolution Tizen 50g 4GB internal storage 300 mAh battery Samsung Gear Sport hands-on: A smaller

Fitbit Ionic vs Apple Watch 2: Which fitness smartwatch deserves a place on your wrist?

Fitbit Ionic vs Apple Watch Series 2: Fitbit’s new flagship fitness smartwatch takes on the Apple Watch in the ultimate wearable showdown. Our guide gives you everything

Fitbit Ionic v Apple Watch Series 2: The fitness smartwatch brawl

Let’s see which one wins the day We have finally seen and played with Fitbit’s long-rumored smartwatch, the Ionic, and it was inevitable that comparisons

Fitbit Ionic preview: A smart start for Fitbit’s smartwatch

Fitbit is no stranger to the wearables market. In fact, it’s been kicking around for a decade this year, having sold over 67 million devices.

Reasons Why It Doesn’t Make Sense to Upgrade to the Newest Flagship

It’s that time of the year again when you have all the latest flagships being unveiled by Samsung, LG, HTC, Sony, Apple, and everyone else.

Jawbone Health Hub: What we know so far

Jawbone’s back, tell a friend Jawbone is not dead. It’s living on but not in the wearable form it has adopted over the last few