LG Watch Sport with LTE, NFC, GPS, and heart rate monitor to cost $349, $100 more than the Watch Style

LG Watch Sport with LTE, NFC, GPS, and heart rate monitor to cost $349, $100 more than the Watch Style

LG and Google are set to introduce the first two watches running Android Wear 2.0 on February 9, according to past rumors. The LG Watch Sport and LG Watch Style have been co-developed by the two companies in a Nexus-like collaboration, despite the lack of co-branding. The Watch Style has already received the leaked press render treatment, but unfortunately all we have to show you the bigger Watch Sport is the blurry image below, which surfaced last month (it’s on the left). Now a new rumor claims that the Watch Sport will be priced at $349 in the US, which is exactly…

Huawei Honor S1 smartwatch with a round e-paper display

Huawei Honor S1 smartwatch with a round e-paper display

A lot has been written about the upcoming Huawei Mate 9 but the company may have something up its sleeve (literally). An e-paper based smartwatch has leaked with a circular display with marginally smaller bezels than the Pebble Time Round (which was not upgraded in the last round of Pebbles). Looking back at an teaser image from early last month, this seems to be the Huawei Honor S1 smartwatch (note the notches on the bezel).

Apple Watch Series 2

Apple Watch Series 2

In addition to announcing the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus today, Apple introduced Apple Watch Series 2. Like all first-generation products, the original Apple Watch had some serious shortcomings. First, without cellular connectivity or even GPS, the Apple Watch could not stray beyond the Wi-Fi range of an iPhone without losing much of its functionality. The second

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors

Apple Watch 2 release date, news and rumors Update: The Apple Watch 2 release date announcement is this week, according to all of the rumors, and it’ll debut at the iPhone 7 launch event. Here’s the news so far. You really want the Apple Watch 2 for all of this new features, especially after holding out on the current Apple Watch, or maybe you got that one too and are already searching for a smartwatch upgrade.

Samsung Gear S3 tipped to feature an altimeter, barometer, and GPS-based speedometer

Samsung Gear S3 tipped to feature an altimeter, barometer, and GPS-based speedometer

The Galaxy Note7 may be getting all the press coverage now, but come IFA Samsung will have the Gear S3 under the spotlight. Unsurprisingly, details on the next-gen smartwatch have started popping up, and these new bits will certainly grab the attention of the outdoor types. Apparently, the Gear S3 will feature all sorts of sensors to feed info to those with an active lifestyle. A built-in altimeter will provide data about the current

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 review

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 review

Introduction One of the most popular wearables got a massive upgrade this year with the new Xiaomi Mi Band 2. The first Mi Band was a breakthrough because of its battery life, compact size, and bargain price. Then the Mi Band Pulse added a heart-rate sensor, but took the RGB notification LEDs. And now – with the Mi Band 2, Xiaomi fans all around the world are finally getting the display they wished for.

Samsung Gear Fit 2 lands on Verizon

Samsung Gear Fit 2 lands on Verizon

The Gear Fit 2 fitness wearable, which was launched by Samsung last month alongside the Gear IconX wireless earbuds, is now available for purchase from Verizon. The carrier is selling the device through both its offline and online channels. Available in small or large band size options, the wearable costs $179.99. To refresh, the Gear Fit 2 is powered by a dual core 1.0 GHz processor and sports a 1.55

Xiaomi Mi Bunny is a smartwatch aimed at kids, costs under $50

Xiaomi Mi Bunny is a smartwatch aimed at kids, costs under $50

Waiting for a Xiaomi smartwatch? Well, your wait is over, and you know what, it costs only $46. Whaaat? Not so fast – it’s not actually the one most of us are waiting for – it’s for kids, silly. Yes, Xiaomi has launched a kid-focused smartwatch dubbed Mi Bunny (cute, isn’t it?). The device offers connectivity options including WiFi and Bluetooth, along with GPS/GLONASS tracking. It also features an SOS

New Apple Watch to look similar to the first one, analyst says

New Apple Watch to look similar to the first one, analyst says

If youve been holding off on purchasing an Apple Watch because you are waiting for the second-generation model, you might be (or might not be) surprised to learn that the new Apple Watch will probably look much like the original one. Apple might be taking a similar approach to the iPhone when it comes to launching a successor meaning we might see something along the lines of Apple Watch S Ming-Chi Kuo quoted an investors meeting held

Microsoft Band 2

Microsoft Band 2

Introduction and display Update: The Microsoft Band 2 has only been out for a handful of months, but it’s doing well to hold onto its crown as one of the most fully-featured fitness trackers around. Microsoft announced at CES 2016 that the Band 2 will soon be able communicate with select Volvo vehicles and the functionality sounds awesome. Right from the Band 2, you’ll be able to set the navigation, start the heater,

Best fitness trackers available today

Best fitness trackers available today

The best fitness bands you can get A fitness tracker is the perfect way to monitor your activity easily and with unmatched accuracy. Think of it as an electronic finger on the pulse, constantly measuring your vitals, quality of sleep, and step count. Today’s market of fitness trackers is stuffed with competition, most of which can do a pretty good job at the basics of tracking. But frankly, we’re only concerned with

Honor Band Z1: Launch

Honor Band Z1: Launch

Today during their pre-CES launch event honor announced a new smartphone as well as a new fitness tracker called the honor band Z1. I found interest in the honor band Z1 because of the fact that it acts as a fitness band but doesn’t follow the rectangular form factor that many fitness devices such as the Microsoft band have adopted, while allows it to also act as something similar to a typical

Moto 360 2nd gen now available on Amazon

Moto 360 2nd gen now available on Amazon

Motorola has started selling the second generation Moto 360 on Amazon in India. Previously exclusive to Flipkart, the smartwatch can now be purchased from the country’s other major online retailer. Amazon has four versions of the watch on sale. The black version is available in 46mm with black metal band and in 42mm with black leather band. The silver version is available in 46 and 42mm in the cognac leather band. Flipkart still has