14 best smartwatches for iPhone and Apple Watch alternatives

Because the Apple Watch isn’t right for everyone

If you’re an iPhone owner and you’re hunting for a smartwatch the Apple Watch is naturally the perfect choice – and it’s now more affordable with the launch of the Apple Watch SE.

But there are downsides. It’s certainly more expensive than rivals and single day battery life is a big turn-off for lots of people. 

Read more

Apple Watch Series 7 v Watch SE: Choose the best for your needs
Apple Watch Series 7 v Watch SE

How Apple's latest and more affordable Watch match up When a new Apple Watch drops, it resurrects the eternal question: Read more

Apple Watch Series 7 vs Series 6 vs Watch SE vs Series 3: What’s the difference?
Apple Watch Series 7 vs Series 6 vs Watch SE vs Series 3

The Apple Watch Series 7 and Apple Watch SE smartwatches sit alongside the older Apple Watch Series 3. The Series Read more

Apple Watch 7 vs Apple Watch SE: Which should you buy?
Apple Watch 7 vs Apple Watch SE

Apple unveiled the Apple Watch 7 at its event on September 14. We’ve already looked at how the smartwatch differs Read more

Apple Watch 7 vs Apple Watch SE: Is it worth upgrading?
Apple Watch 7 vs Apple Watch SE

There are plenty of differences between the Apple Watch 7 and the Apple Watch 6, but what if you’re looking Read more

Apple Watch SE 2 price, news, rumors and if it could come alongside the Watch 7
Apple Watch Series 7

For a smartwatch we're expecting to see in a matter of weeks, the Apple Watch SE 2 hasn't been leaked Read more

The Apple Watch 7 looks set to include some big changes
Apple Watch Series 7

The Apple Watch 7 could come in larger sizes than last year’s Apple Watch 6, according to this latest leak.  Read more

Apple Watch Series 7 rumors: Everything we know so far
Apple Watch Series 6

The key rumours rated If there's something that's worked like clockwork over the last few years, it's been a new Read more

Apple Watch 6 vs Apple Watch SE
Apple Watch 6 vs Apple Watch SE

If you’re looking for a new smartwatch with a slick design, great options for fitness tracking and clever software then Read more

Fitbit Versa 3 vs. Apple Watch SE: Can Fitbit outrun Apple?
fitbit-versa-3

The Fitbit Versa 3 is arguably the best fitness-tracking smartwatch out today, particularly if you have less than $300 to Read more

Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2: two top choices
Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 vs Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2

The Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 and Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 are very similar in some ways but are also Read more

62 Apple Watch tips and features: become a smartwatch ninja
Apple Watch Series 7

Updated for watchOS 7.4: Discover what Apple's smartwatch can do So you've got a fancy new Apple Watch – congratulations. Read more

Apple Watch Series 7 rumor round up: New design incoming
Apple Watch Series 7

The key rumours rated If there's something that's worked like clockwork over the last few years, it's been a new Read more