Among the wide variety of smartwatches that you can buy today, we have selected the most interesting smartwatches that are already possible to acquire today in our country, to highlight the strengths of each one and what they should improve against their competitors. As is happening in the smartphone terminal market, the operating system of Google prevails mostly. Specifically the Android Wearalthough the Apple Watch OS It also makes its way into the Apple watch.
The third Tizen operating system comes from the hand of Samsung in his model Gear S, the only one that currently supports SIM card not to depend on the synchronization of the smartphone, in the absence of Huawei make your model commercial Huawei watch. This is why we have left it out of the group, not being for sale. In short, a good team of wearable devices, some of them with heart rate measurement sensors to also address certain measurements related to physical activity. Looking ahead to the end of the year, they are called to become the star technology product.
Very traditional among the smart watch market, the family Pebble Account for barely a month with a new member known as Pebble Time This new edition improves certain shortcomings of its predecessors, such as the fact of incorporating a color screen, being able to maintain a wide autonomy. Users who have tried it position it as the most practical model in the market because they do not have a high dependence on cargo. It offers the possibility of using both with smartphone Android as iOS.
Apple Watch Sport
After months of waiting, especially if you are one of those who live outside the United States, it is already available in our country. If it stands out for something, it is for its customization possibilities, both in the sphere size, which can be 38 or 42 mm, as well as the model or type of strap implemented with its respective closure. The most economical is the Watch sport of 419 euros, and all of them have anodized aluminum case in silver, space gray, or gold in the case of the model Watch Edition It highlights the ecosystem of applications with which it already has, as well as the improved management of your touch screen with technology Force Touch That can be accompanied with the use of your crown. The screen is also protected by sapphire crystal.
LG G Watch R
Just like the model Moto 360, is the last bet of LG for putting on the market a smart watch with round dial that resembles the traditional watches of the great watchmaking brands. So, the G Watch R It is currently one of the best watches you can buy based on the platform Android Wear. Users who already enjoy it will have been able to see how the autonomy offered by their battery handles improved times compared to other models in the market.
The traditional model of Pebble, the one that still has an electronic ink screen, has been and continues to be one of the preferred by the users for its effectiveness managing the duration of its battery that reaches the week of use. The Pebble Steel It also has a much more careful steel finish than the first generation. It is available with both a black leather strap and a chain with links and you can receive all kinds of notifications and respond to them lightly using the watch button. Its screen is not touch, but you can customize it with countless covers created by its developers. With the commercialization of the new color touch screen model, the Pebble Time, The price of these has been greatly reduced.
Motorola Moto 360
Another model with operating system Android Wear, the Moto 360He also has been with us for some time, which allows us to know his strengths very well. In fact, it highlights how bright your screen turns out to be even in broad daylight, with an ambient light sensor that allows you to adapt to different lighting conditions without the need for you as a user to have to worry about visualization aspects. It also has pulsation monitoring sensor. Physically, its sphere is also round and Motorola It has significantly reduced its price in some markets after the massive arrival of new terminals of other brands, which you may find some bargain price in stores or pages online.
Sony Smartwatch 3
This is the third generation of the smart watch of Sony, and as such, there are already certain aspects that the brand has been correcting against previous versions. Now its design is lighter, with a screen format of lower thickness and more compact than its predecessors, which makes its weight is 74 grams. Its screen is 1.6 inches with 4 GB of internal storage. Its panel is transflective, which allows the information to be visible in broad daylight. Its charging system has also been optimized, with the so-called direct charging through the micro USB connector protected by a rubber cover that prevents the entry of water and dust. In this way, in travel we save a dedicated base or connection. It highlights the inclusion of GPS and NFC in addition to Wifi. As Sony he already does with his Xperia Z, It supports IP68 certification to submerge it underwater and offer resistance.
Asus ZenWatch 2
With very careful finishes, both in regard to its curved glass and housing, as well as the stitched leather strap and the type of closure implemented, the ZenWatch 2 It is manufactured to face the day with Gorilla Glass 3 screen protection to absorb shocks or possible falls. Between the two layers of stainless steel there is a rose gold color that makes its appearance improve whole. It uses a micro USB connector for charging and is accompanied by a biometric sensor with IP55 water resistance. Of course, it is somewhat cheaper than some of those commented by not carrying inside or GPS, or sensors to record the user's heart rate. The capacity of your battery is also slightly lower than 369 mAh, compared to the 410 mAh of many others, which does not prevent you from staying active during an intense work day.
Samsung Galaxy Gear S
Behind are the initial problems found in the first model Samsung gear, and with him Gear S The company has managed to correct them and offer something differentiating with respect to other brands. In fact, it is the only one that supports SIM card with 3G, Wifi and Bluetooth connections in order to completely dispense with the use of the smartphone when the user decides so. Its Super AMOLED curved screen, although somewhat large, conforms to the grimace of people, with touch control and a main button to quickly return to the main screen of your system. In its lower part you will find the nano SIM card cabin, as well as the dedicated charging connectors and the heart rate reading sensor. Physically it may not be the most elegant. Nor does it maintain the traditional sphere design format, but rather the opposite of being as futuristic. Maybe that's why the size of its 2-inch screen even allows you to handle characters to type with a QWERTY keyboard.
Both the version ClassicLike Pop, they have been designed to maintain the aesthetics of the traditional smart watch, combined with new features in relation to the synchronization carried out with the smartphone. In this way, we always have the time information in analog version, in addition to a series of smartphone alerts that are transmitted and displayed on the watch screen. The Coitus are compatible with the iPhone and with the phones Android, with limitations of notifications, because it only warns you that you have an incoming email, without the possibility of seeing more. As notifications accumulate, the total is displayed on its small screen. The Coitus They are based on traditional manual buttons. This favors a low power consumption, which allows us to use the watch without problems for an approximate period of six months before changing its standard CR2032 battery. It also has a double battery in order to guarantee the usual clock operation mode. Its screen is backlit, it is aquatic up to 10 atmospheres and its latex strap is quite resistant, lightening its weight to 74 grams.
Price: 179 euros
Garmin Approach S6
The family of watches Garmin Approach It is known among golf enthusiast users for offering a highly trained device for the practice of this sport. Six models make up the offer, being the S6, the last to arrive, to position itself as the most complete solution of all. In its color screen it is possible to visualize more than 30,000 international fields, obtaining a preview of the doglegs, the sandbanks and the obstacles of water with which we can find. It goes without saying that it also works as an extension of the iPhone, offering notifications of all kinds to keep you informed during your sessions. The Garmin S6 It has also enhanced the autonomy of your battery to be able to use it for longer. It is possible to use it for up to 10 hours in full GPS mode, or up to 14 weeks in any of the other modes. The application Garmin connect It allows you to play, analyze, share and compare the route with other users. Undoubtedly, an election for those who usually go out to the field and want to avoid unforeseen due to lack of 3G connectivity.
RRP: 399 euros