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We can’t believe how cheap this Garmin GPS watch is today – save over $200!

Amazon is offering Garmin's Forerunner 935 smartwatch with GPS for a super low price. It's an excellent health and fitness wearable with smart notifications!
Tags: Amazon, Deals, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Smart Home, Garmin, Garmin Forerunner, Smartwatch Deals, Amazon 2021, Wearable Deals, Garmin watch deals


Someone Made a Playable Clone of Pokémon for the Pebble Smartwatch

The Pebble was the first smartwatch that genuinely delivered on the promise of smart wearables, but despite a devoted user base, it was not long for this world, and was eventually bought by Fitbit. Despite the company no longer existing, the smartwatches still work just fine, and developers are still making apps for…Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Smartwatches, Computing, Nintendo, Pokemon, Fitbit, Wearable Technology, Pebble, Github, Wearable Devices, Allen, Pebble smartwatch, Ubiquitous Computing, Wear OS, Wearable Computers


Fitbit's Versa 3 has most of the fitness tracking features you want with over twice the battery life of the latest Apple Watch

Mark Knapp/Insider Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky The Fitbit Versa 3 offers a ton of functionality in a $229 package, making it a great sidekick to your phone and a capable fitness tracker. The battery can easily last over 5 days, letting the watch track activity during the day and sleep at night, plus it recharges quickly. Fitness enthusiasts needing more tracking features might consider the Apple Watch Series 6, Fitbit Sense, or Garmin Forerunner 745. Versa 3 (small) Fitbit'...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Health, Google, Amazon, Fitness, Trends, Smartwatches, Fitbit, Pebble Time Steel, Alexa, Alexa Google, Tech Insider, Insider Picks, Product Card, IP Freelance


Google Says Only Certain Smartwatches Can Upgrade to the Next-Gen Wear OS

After Google and Samsung announced they were partnering to build a new Wear OS, the biggest unanswered question was whether existing smartwatches would be able to upgrade to the platform. Today, Google clarified which smartwatches would be eligible in a Wear OS support forum—and if you’ve got an older Android watch…Read more...
Tags: Google, Android, Science, Technology, Samsung, Smartwatches, Computing, Sonos, Qualcomm, Wearable Devices, Mobvoi, Exynos, Qualcomm Snapdragon, Computer Architecture, Ubiquitous Computing, Wear OS


Qualcomm's Feeling the Heat Over Its Android Smartwatch Chips

There are a lot of reasons why Google’s Wear OS smartwatch platform has stagnated over the years, but a major factor was that the majority of its smartwatches were running on outdated processors from Qualcomm. But now that Google and Samsung have partnered to build a new platform—and Samsung’s new watches are rumored…Read more...
Tags: Apple, Google, Verizon, Science, Technology, Samsung, Smartwatches, Computing, Vodafone, Qualcomm, Wearable Devices, Mobvoi, Qualcomm Snapdragon, Personal Digital Assistants, Wear OS, Wearable Computers


Check out this $2000 Super Mario Smart Watch (No, it won't help you grow on mushrooms)

Luxury watch brand TAG Heuer have teamed up with Nintendo for a $2000 Super Mario-themed smart watch that runs on Apple's WearOS. According to Ars Technica, it's a variation on the 2020 TAG Heuer Connected, a 45mm watch with a 1.39-inch, 454×454 OLED display that has wifi, NFC, GPS, 1GB of RAM, and 8GB of storage, along with a heart-rate sensor — the same kind of things you can find on most WearOS watches, plus all the fancy TAG Heuer hardware touches. — Read the rest
Tags: Apple, Wearables, Video, News, Smartwatch, Ars Technica, Watches, Smartwatches, Nintendo, Super Mario Bros, Mario, Super Mario, Tag Heuer, Smart Watches, Luxury Goods, IRL Mario Kart


Apple Watch 6, Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 get major price cut at Amazon

The Apple Watch 6 and the Samsung Galaxy Watch 3 are getting major price cuts today at Amazon, and if you want a new smartwatch you need to see these deals.
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Deals, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Samsung Galaxy Watch, Smartwatch Deals, Apple Watch 6, Samsung Galaxy Watch 3, Mobile Deals, Amazon 2021, Wearable Deals


Google Wear update picks up remote app installation and a redesigned Play Store

A new Wear OS update will enable remote app installation from the Play Store on Android phones. Google is also adding a splash of Material You to the platform.
Tags: Google, Google Play Store, Mobile, Wearables, News, Trends, Smartwatches, Google Wear


Wear OS Apps Just Got Easier to Download

While the next generation of Google’s Wear OS smartwatch platform has been the focus of a lot of buzz lately, the company announced today that it’s revamping the Play Store for the current Wear OS. You’ll now be able to remotely install apps from your phone and the on-wrist Play Store is also getting an Android 12 Material…Read more...
Tags: Google, Android, Google Play, Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Computing, Wearable Devices, Operating Systems, Mobile App, Leroy Jenkins, Computer Architecture, Mobile Operating System, Wear OS, Wearable Computers


Huawei's New Smartwatch Could Have Been Great

Huawei picked a real weird time to release the Huawei Watch 3. On the one hand, you have Samsung and Google completely upending the Android smartwatch space, while Apple firmly remains the smartwatch of choice for iOS users. Fitbit’s been gobbled up by Google. There isn’t a whole lot of space for flagship smartwatches…Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Google, Uber, Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Computing, Fitbit, Huawei, Google Mobile Services, Wearable Devices, Operating Systems, Huawei Watch, Max


The Huawei Watch 3 Could Have Been Great

Huawei picked a real weird time to release the Huawei Watch 3. On the one hand, you have Samsung and Google completely upending the Android smartwatch space, while Apple firmly remains the smartwatch of choice for iOS users. Fitbit’s been gobbled up by Google. There isn’t a whole lot of space for flagship smartwatches…Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Google, Uber, Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Computing, Fitbit, Huawei, Google Mobile Services, Wearable Devices, Operating Systems, Huawei Watch, Max


Samsung's Next-Gen Smartwatch Chip Could Be a Game-Changer for Wear OS

Good news for those of you who are eagerly waiting to see what’s new for Android smartwatches. According to a new SamMobile report, Samsung’s next-gen Wear OS devices will be powered by a beefy new chip called the Exynos W920—and at least on paper, the gains are promising.Read more...
Tags: Apple, Google, Science, Samsung, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Computing, Tizen, Qualcomm, Snapdragon, Wearable Devices, Operating Systems, Huawei Watch, Soc, Mobvoi, Qualcomm Snapdragon


What is the newest Apple Watch?

Looking to buy the latest Apple Watch but don't know what the current models are? We look at the newest (and oldest) Apple Watches.
Tags: Apple, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Buying Guides, Apple Watch 6, Apple Watch 5, Apple Watch SE


This Leg-Based Wearable Might Track Calorie Burn Better Than Smartwatches

Estimating calorie counts is an imperfect science, especially when it comes to tracking how many you’ve burned during a given activity. Wrist-based fitness trackers and smartwatches’ estimates for calorie burn can be off by as much as 40-80%. However, engineers from Stanford claim they’ve created an inexpensive,…Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Activity Tracker, Stanford, Watch, Smartwatches, Heart Rate Monitor, Wearable Devices, Ubiquitous Computing, Wear OS, Wearable Computers, Humancomputer Interaction, Technology Internet, Distributed Computing Architecture, Food Energy, Mykel Kochenderfer


Oops! Samsung's Galaxy Watch 4 Leaks Early on Amazon

Samsung’s forthcoming Galaxy Watches have been leaked and leaked again—and that’s not counting the several rumors swirling around the devices in recent months. Now, we have another leak that confirms what we’ve heard and seen thus far in the form of an accidental Amazon Canada listing for the Galaxy Watch 4. Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Technology, Samsung, Watch, Smartwatches, Computing, Samsung Electronics, Samsung Galaxy Gear, Consumer Electronics, Samsung Galaxy, Amazon Canada, One UI, Samsung Galaxy Watch Series, Technology Internet, Watch Interface


Tag Heuer's $2,000 Super Mario Smartwatch Is Ugly

We’re in a weird transition period with Android smartwatches, and that means you should be very careful about buying a Wear OS smartwatch right now—especially ones like the limited edition Super Mario smartwatch that Tag Heuer announced today.Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Ebay, Samsung, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Tizen, Mario, Qualcomm, Wearable Devices, Operating Systems, Tag Heuer, Samsung Galaxy, Louis Vuitton, Montblanc, Computer Architecture


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

The Fitbit Versa 3 and Apple Watch SE are two of the best smartwatches available right now. But which one is best? We find out in this head-to-head comparison.
Tags: Apple, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Comparison, Buying Guides, Best Smartwatches, Apple Watch SE, Fitbit Versa 3


Venu 2 review: can Garmin make a good smartwatch?

Fitness firm’s new Apple Watch-rival looks the part and tracks loads of data but lacks some real smartsGarmin’s latest device aims to beat the Apple Watch and rivals at their own game, offering longer battery life and better fitness tracking in a more traditional touchscreen smartwatch body.The Venu 2 comes in either 40mm or 45mm models, costs from £349.99 ($399.99/A$629) and is compatible with both Android and iPhones connecting via Bluetooth. Continue reading...
Tags: Gadgets, Technology, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Wearable Technology, Garmin


This Is Not the Samsung Wear OS Watch I Was Expecting

Last week, we got a glimpse at what the rumored Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 4 might look like. This week, Android Headlines leaked what it claims are renders for the flagship Galaxy Watch 4 Classic. But, looking at the design itself, perhaps Samsung is going a little too classic.Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Technology, Samsung, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Tizen, Wearable Devices, Operating Systems, Samsung Galaxy, Computer Architecture, Wear OS, One UI, Wearable Computers, Mobile Operating Systems, Technology Internet


The Fitbit Luxe is the most stylish fitness tracker I've ever worn, but it's missing features that could have made it truly excellent

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Lisa Eadicicco/Insider The Fitbit Luxe is a stylish fitness tracker packed with plenty of health-tracking tech. It's also the first Fitbit to come with an AMOLED screen, which makes clock faces look more vibrant. But it's missing features, like an always-on display, that would have made it even more useful. Luxe (small) The problem with most fitness trackers is that they live up to their name ...
Tags: Reviews, Samsung, Trends, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Fitbit, Horween, Tech Insider, Lisa Eadicicco, Gorjana, Insider Picks, Product Card, IP Reviews, Tech & Electronics (Reviews, Health (Reviews, IP Tech


Samsung's Take on the New Wear OS Looks Promising

Google and Samsung recently announced they were teaming up to create a new smartwatch platform, but we haven’t seen what those watches will look like—until now. Samsung just previewed the unified Wear OS, with its own unique twist, of course. Read more...
Tags: Apple, Google, Science, Technology, Samsung, Smartphone, Smartphones, Smartwatches, Computing, Tizen, Samsung Electronics, Computer Architecture, One UI, Wearable Computers, Mobile Computers, Mobile Operating Systems


It Looks Like Peloton Wants to Get Into Wearables

In late 2020, Peloton quietly snapped up a few startups specializing in wearable and fitness technology, sparking speculation that perhaps the connected fitness company was mulling a wearable of its own. Now, a Bloomberg report claims that Peloton is working on an armband that measures heart rate.Read more...
Tags: Iphone, Apple, Ipad, Science, Technology, Activity Tracker, Bloomberg, Smartwatches, Apple Watch, Heart Rate Monitor, Wearable Devices, Peloton, Ubiquitous Computing, Wear OS, Wearable Computers, Humancomputer Interaction


Samsung's New Wear OS Smartwatch Just Leaked

Rumors are swirling around Samsung’s next-gen smartwatches, but so far, they’ve focused mostly on whether Samsung would truly switch to Wear OS. Now that it’s been confirmed that the company is joining forces with Google, we’re waiting to see what that new watch will look like. Leaked renders of the Galaxy Watch…Read more...
Tags: Google, Science, Technology, Samsung, Smartwatches, Tizen, Samsung Electronics, Operating Systems, Samsung Galaxy, SamMobile, Computer Architecture, Wear OS, Samsung Galaxy Watch, Samsung Galaxy Watch Series


Best Prime Day smartwatch deals for 2021: The best sales you can still shop

Prime Day is now over, but there are still bargains to be found. We've got all the info you need on the best Prime Day smartwatch deals.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Deal, Smartwatch Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021, PD-Rewrite


Best Prime Day smartwatch deals for 2021: Get the deals while you can

Prime Day is almost over, but there are still bargains to be found. We've got all the info you need on the best Prime Day smartwatch deals.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Deal, Smartwatch Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021, PD-Rewrite


Best Prime Day smartwatch deals for 2021: Get the huge deals while you can

Prime Day is here, and we've got all the info you need on the best Prime Day smartwatch deals and more.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Deal, Smartwatch Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021, PD-Rewrite


Best Prime Day smartwatch deals for 2021: Last day for huge deals

Prime Day is here, and we've got all the info you need on the best Prime Day smartwatch deals and more.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Deal, Smartwatch Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021, PD-Rewrite


Best Prime Day smartwatch deals for 2021

Prime Day is here, and we've got all the info you need on the best Prime Day smartwatch deals and more.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Deal, Smartwatch Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021, PD-Rewrite


Best Prime Day Smartwatch deals 2021: Big weekend deals are live

Prime Day is now just around the corner, and some of the biggest smartwatch deals of the year are coming with it. Here are the biggest available right now.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Deal, Smartwatch Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021


Best Prime Day Smartwatch Deals 2021: The best smartwatch deals available now

Prime Day is now just around the corner, and some of the biggest smartwatch deals of the year are coming with it. Here are the biggest available right now.
Tags: Apple, Deals, Android, Mobile, Wearables, Trends, Smartwatches, Deal, Smartwatch Deals, Amazon 2021, Commerce 2021, Prime Day 2021