Google’s first smartwatch could use a four-year-old Exynos chipset

Google showed off a ton of hardware and software earlier this week. Apart from the Pixel 6A and the Pixel Buds Pro, the company revealed the Pixel Watch, Pixel 7 series, and the Pixel Tablet. But Samsung has nothing to worry about Google’s new products, especially after looking at a new report. 9To5Google reports that […]

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Google Pixel Watch shows why Samsung is the king of smartwatch design

It’s not uncommon for unreleased devices to be leaked so frequently that they basically become the worst kept secret of all time. We’ve seen this happen many times with Samsung smartphones and devices made by other manufacturers. In recent weeks, the Google Pixel Watch has been the worst kept secret of the tech world. The […]

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Weekly poll: how many of you have a smartwatch and what kind?

Time for a headcount – who here has a smartwatch or smart band? And what kind? Smart wearables are already a big business for tech companies and wearers like the convenience of having notifications or a payment system on their wrists. But we’re curious how popular they actually are. There are full-blown smartwatches that run […]

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Counterpoint: Smartwatch market in India grows 173% in Q1 2022

Counterpoint Research posted its latest IoT report, revealing an impressive growth of smartwatch users in India. According to the data, the market grew 173% yearly in Q1 2022, driven by multiple product launches and various discount offers. Noise led the market with 23%, ahead of Fire-Boltt and boAt. The Realme brand Dizo came in fourth, […]

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Galaxy Watch 5 Pro confirmed by codename, Samsung smartwatch going ‘Ultra’

The codenames for Samsung’s upcoming smartwatch — Galaxy Watch 5 — have emerged and seemingly confirm a drastic change in the company’s smartwatch lineup for 2022. Once again, these codenames hint that a Galaxy Watch 5 “Pro” model is in the works, as we had originally revealed in our exclusive report, though the final moniker […]

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Apple Watch series 8, Apple envisage un capteur de température corporelle

Apple Watch Auteur : Jérôme Gianoli Dans Smartwatch 03/05/2022 Comme chaque année Apple va faire évoluer ses produits dont l’iPhone et la Watch. Après des indiscrétions autours de l’iPhone 14 nous avons quelques rumeurs concernant l’Apple Watch Series 8. Il est rapporté qu’elle sera équipée d’un capteur de température corporelle. Un analyste suggère que la […]

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Poco Watch smartwatch arrives with a very familiar design

Xiaomi spin-off Poco has unveiled its first smartwatch that’s simply called Poco Watch and is squarely aimed at fitness enthusiasts. The iOS and Android-friendly smartwatch shares more than a striking resemblance to the Xiaomi Mi Watch Lite and the Redmi Watch 2 Lite, which launched at the back end of 2021. Redmi remains a brand […]

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​Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro diving smartwatch will drop on 28 April

Huawei has confirmed that it will launch a Huawei Watch GT 3 smartwatch on 28 April. The company has dropped a teaser for its smartwatch, which will launch at a press conference alongside a new Huawei Mate XS 2 smartphone. And while the exact features remain a mystery until the event, Huawei has revealed that […]

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Garmin D2 Mach 1 aviator smartwatch is an Epix for the skies

Garmin does a GPS watch for pretty much everyone – and the latest D2 Mach 1 aviator smartwatch is evidence of that. The new watch may look familiar – and that’s because it’s essentially a Garmin Epix (2nd Gen), jacked up with flying features for pilots. Up front is the 1.3-inch AMOLED screen that sets […]

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OnePlus could launch budget Nord smartwatch

OnePlus could be about to return to the smartwatch fray with a new budget offering. That’s the word from a new report on 91Mobiles, which credits twitter tech tipster Yogesh Brar. According to Brar, OnePlus is prepping to launch a budget device in India. The budget smartwatch will cost between Rs 5,000 and Rs 8,000. […]

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Apple Watch beats Samsung Galaxy Watch 4 to smartwatch crown in 2021

The Apple Watch dominated the smartwatch market in 2021 as the market as a whole grew after the Covid-19 pandemic in 2020. That’s according to the latest findings from research firm Counterpoint Research and its global smartwatch model tracker, which suggests there was an overall year-on-year growth of 24%. Essential reading:Best smartwatches for swimming It […]

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Garmin Descent G1 Solar drops a dive computer into a smartwatch body

Garmin has once again swelled its smartwatch ranks with the arrival of the Descent G1 Solar, which plants a dive computer into a smartwatch. Joining its pricier Descent Mk2 and Mk2S dive watches, the G1 Solar looks to be based on the design of Garmin’s Instinct series watches, offering dive modes for single and multiple […]

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TicWatch GTH Pro is a sub-$100 smartwatch that can track arterial health

Mobvoi has officially unveiled the TicWatch GTH Pro, which it’s calling its first heart health monitoring smartwatch. The successor to its GTH smartwatch gets its special heart health monitoring powers thanks to Australian startup CardieX and its subsidiary ATCOR. The smartwatch uses ATCOR’s Arty technology to measure central arterial waveforms. These are pressure waves based […]

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TicWatch X Arty arterial health smartwatch will launch on 1 March

Mobvoi has teased the launch of its forthcoming TicWatch X Arty health smartwatch. The company used social media to announce the launch, which will land on 1 March We reported on Mobvoi’s partnership with CardieX (and its ATCOR subsidiary), an Australian health start-up back in 2021, and it seems that relationship is about to bear […]

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Oppo Watch Free smartwatch breaks out of China and heads to the UK

Oppo has announced that it’s bringing its Watch Free smartwatch to the UK after launching the Huawei Watch Fit-lookalike in China first back in 2021. Unlike the Oppo Watch and the still China-only Oppo Watch 2, the Free is a much cheaper option in the Oppo Watch family, adopting a look that’s a cross between […]

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Google Pixel Watch gets May 26 as an unofficial release date

Arguably, the Google Pixel Watch is the most anticipated wearable in the tech circles. The smartwatch has been through its share of leaks and speculations for a while, but according to the latest rumor, it finally has a release date. This is, and you must be assured, not an official confirmation, but the word is […]

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This Suunto 5 Peak GPS sport watch is sleeker, lighter, yet more powerful

We haven’t featured any Suunto watch lately. The last mention was when the Suunto 7 and Suunto 9 sports watches got a titanium face and new features back in March. A new one is ready: the Suunto 5 Peak GPS sport watch. The company has described this as “lighter, sleeker, and longer lasting”. The Suunto […]

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New Garmin EPIX, Garmin FENIX 7 series officially unveiled

It’s the new year and we’re certain you’ve been thinking about finally getting fit and healthy. Like many people do, you’ve probably made a list. Some of you may have already shopped for athleisure clothes and new running shoes. Add to your shopping list a new fitness watch like these new ones from Garmin–the Garmin […]

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Garmin Fenix 7, Epix 2 smartwatch features leaked ahead of launch

Garmin fans would agree, the Fenix 7 series is long-awaited. While most of us would have expected the three likely models to present themselves at the recently concluded CES 2022. But that’s not really what Garmin had planned. The wearable brand instead unveiled the stylish new Vivomove Sport and the Venu 2 Plus that supports […]

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Garmin Venu 2 Plus, Vívomove Sport can help you start the year right

New Garmin watches are available for you. That is, if you’re into health and fitness. There’s the Venu 2 Plus that can send texts and make calls and the Vívomove Sport hybrid smartwatch. The latter is a more stylish model that is said to blend function and fashion. Your choice between the two will depend […]

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