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wearable

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Samsung Gear S

The wildly ambitious Samsung Gear S smartwatch doubles as a full standalone smartphone, but the software and apps available don't let it do as much as you'd expect.

By November 17, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating November 17, 2014
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Pebble Steel

The competition is advancing fast, but the fashionable, functional, and more affordable Pebble Steel's conservative approach puts it at the top of the 2014 smartwatch heap.

By November 19, 2014

4 stars Editors' rating November 19, 2014
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Fitbit Charge

The Fitbit Charge is a fine replacement for the discontinued Fitbit Force, but you're better off waiting for Fitbit's heart-rate-tracking upgrade next year.

By November 20, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating November 20, 2014
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LG G Watch R

Although its stark design and beautiful face makes this the first smartwatch you might actually be happy to be seen wearing, its Android Wear software has a long way to go before it's anything more than a passing novelty.

By October 27, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 27, 2014
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Microsoft Band

Microsoft Band is an ambitious first crack at a smart health wearable that throws in a ton of features and cross-platform support, but it's just not as easy to use or as functional as it should be.

By November 12, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating November 12, 2014
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Polar M400

The feature-packed Polar M400 has almost everything you would want in both a running watch and daily activity tracker, but the inconsistent GPS signal leaves you frustrated and running with a glorified stopwatch incapable of tracking pace or distance.

By November 20, 2014

3 stars Editors' rating November 20, 2014
Gallery

Top holiday picks for wearable tech

What do you put on your wrist this holiday? Here are our top suggestions.

10 Images By October 23, 2014

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Fitbit Charge, aka the Fitbit Force resurrected: a solid fitness band you should wait on

The Charge tracks steps and sleep, and does it well, but you really should wait for the heart-rate-tracking version next year. Here's why.

By November 20, 2014

Video

Samsung Gear S tries to be a smartphone and smartwatch at the same time

You can make phone calls and even use Samsung's feature-packed Gear S as a standalone watch, but don't get too excited: you'll still need your phone nearby. Take a look at how it works.

By November 17, 2014

Article

Google X chief admits that 'wearables are tough'

The head of the Google division that makes Glass talks about the challenges of wearables, and why putting a computing device on your body is "a big ask."

By October 8, 2014