Tag "smartwatch"

Huawei’s smart watch breaks free from the phone

August 7, 2017

From next week you’ll be able to purchase the Huawei Watch 2, a smart watch with quite a difference: it has its own SIM for

Samsung’s Gear Fit2 arrives, hits sub-$300

June 10, 2016

When opting for a wearable gadget, there are numerous questions one needs to ask: what will it do, can it survive my life, and how much will it cost? Fortunately, Samsung has answered these with the Gear Fit2.

Suunto builds a semi-smartwatch for the fishing folk

May 5, 2016

Smartwatches are often made people who go out, who are social, and who like to walk and run, but if you’re into catching fish, you haven’t had a lot of choice. Suunto is seeing to that with something special.

Huawei’s Watch goes high fashion with leather and shine

April 5, 2016

Apple’s Watch may be one of the only smartwatches to go after the fashion appeal, but it won’t be the only one full stop, as Huawei’s Watch is released for a different crowd.

Victorinox, Acer team up for a new take on the smartwatch

February 25, 2016

Wearables may well be the new hot ticket item, but not everyone goes for a smartwatch, and if you prefer your watch to be more like a watch with the occasional notification, something from Victorinox may suit.

Suunto’s GPS watch hits the slopes for vertical adventures

January 13, 2016

When it comes to GPS watches, the majority of devices that tend to pass by our desks tend to be about tracking distance, but this is almost always about how far you travel. If you need to think about height, there’s now a watch for you.

More bling for Samsung smartwatches

January 11, 2016

Smartwatches are about to get a whole heap more bling now that Samsung plans to other leather and gold.

Garmin eyes cyclists with a HUD, athletes with smartwatches

January 7, 2016

The heads-up navigational display may be a thing of science fiction, but more cars are getting this concept, and this year, even cyclists will have the opportunity to see it as they ride, too.

Huawei reveals a phone, a tablet, and a watch or two

January 7, 2016

Mobile World Congress may well be just around the corner in February, but Huawei is taking the time to show a couple of products it has in store ahead of that mobile free-for-all, and the news is good if you like metal.

Fitbit sets fire to the smartwatch with the Blaze

January 6, 2016

Wearables are going to be everywhere in 2016, but for Fitbit, 2016 is about making the smartwatch and wearable more useful than ever.

Google goes fashion first with Android Wear

December 17, 2015

The whole smartwatch thing hasn’t been super friendly to the more fashion focused brands, but Google is hoping to shake things up with a free addition to every Android smartwatch.

Asus ZenWatch gets a sequel in time for the holidays

November 26, 2015

Just in case you thought the only smartwatches to consider for gifts were the ones out in stores, Asus is ready with a sequel to its classy ZenWatch model.

TAG Heuer collaborates with Intel for a lux smartwatch

November 10, 2015

If you thought Apple’s Watch asked for big dollars, think again, because luxury watch maker TAG now has something cool, but you’ll need a decent chunk of change if you want to play.

Suunto looks to handmade GPS smartwatches for walkabouts

October 30, 2015

The next time you decide to go for a nice big walk, it might be an idea to track where you went for future reference, and while a phone app could do that for you, a satellite-connected watch might be a better option.

Fossil reveals an old school watch with a smartwatch heart

October 23, 2015

So far, the makers of the wearable computer have been companies that generally make computers, phones, and other similar gadgets for a living, but a new wearable is on its way from a company known for making watches.

Samsung’s circular Gear S2 watch arrives from $499

October 14, 2015

Samsung’s efforts in the smartwatch world supersede Apple’s own, but like Apple, its watches have generally been a Samsung smartphone-only affair. Not so with the new watch, which looks very interesting.

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