Although its ability to use GPS to track your run is handy, its poor screen, uninspiring design and lack of a heart-rate monitor means the SmartWatch 3 doesn't impress over its more luxurious Android Wear competitors.
Smartwatches. Health monitors. Pedometers. Activity trackers. They're all part of the emerging landscape of wearable technology, which promises to change the way we exercise and communicate. We've collected the best products in this upstart category below.
The search giant is hoping to give smartwatches powered by Google-made software a jolt of popularity. How? By opening them up to the Apple faithful.
This is the best tech we saw at IFA in Berlin on the first day of the show.
Motorola's head of design, Jim Wicks, isn't concerned about facing off against the Apple Watch. The highly customizable Moto 360? "It's a better product," he says.
CNET's Dan Graziano gives you a first look at the brand new Moto 360.
CNET's Dan Graziano gives you a first look at Huawei's new Android Wear watch.
That's a smartwatch? I would have never guessed. Many of the wearable devices we have seen here in Berlin could pass as traditional wrist watches.
For the first time, Samsung will be launching a wearable while a device from key rival Apple is available. But don't count Samsung out yet.
Looking for a classic hand-made Swiss watch but still want an activity tracker? The Frederique Constant smart watch is just the thing for you.
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This colourful, robust timepiece has some neat software tricks, and is waterproof too. We get to grips. Alcatel OneTouch Pop