After giving an overview of the cul was the most outstanding technology that was seen this year, it's time to take a look at some of the best wearables from 2019, from smart watches to sunglasses that allow you to listen to music. The most recent proposals in the segment of the major mobile phone manufacturers, such as Apple, Samsung, Huawei and Xiaomi, among others, stand out here.
Apple Watch Series 5
Apple already has extensive experience in the market of wearables, in addition to the support of millions of users. In the third quarter of 2019, he was placed as a leader in the category, with shipments of 29.5 million units, including Apple Watch, AirPods and Beats headphones, according to the IDC consultancy.
Your Apple Watch Series 5, presented in September 2019, is recognized in multiple lists as the best smartwatch of the year, and it is not for less: it has always active Retina display; finishes in aluminum, stainless steel, titanium or ceramic; and multiple applications dedicated to health care, from heart rate monitoring to menstrual cycle recording.
Sunglasses from Bose? No, it's not a joke; The renowned audio brand put its experience in sound to give another sense to a fashion object, which was presented in mid-2019.
According to the firm, the electronic components were hidden in the arms of the lenses to achieve surround audio, which does not disperse towards others. They are also compatible with Bose AR, the company's augmented reality audio platform, which allows you to keep in touch with the digital world and the physical at the same time.
The new Tile Sticker, presented in October 2019, is created to adhere to even the smallest objects, such as keys, remote control or wireless earphone cases, in order to be clear on where they are found through the cell phone (the tracker issues an alarm).
In addition to its discreet design, it is waterproof and its internal battery gives an autonomy of three years, so it is a basic complement for all types of gadgets.
It could be said that this wearable raised the level of virtual reality. Presented in May 2019 by Oculus VR, it is a helmet that works completely independently, does not need a cell phone or computer, in addition to reproducing the user's movements as if it were really in play, thanks to its technology Insight.
Available in 64 and 128 GB storage options, it includes two Oculus Touch controllers and adapts to the surrounding conditions, that is, it allows you to play in small or large places, or sitting or standing.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active2
The objective of this Samsung smartwatch, unveiled in August 2019, is for the user to reach their wellness goals and complete their tasks efficiently. In sizes 40 and 44 mm in diameter, it is designed in stainless steel and with a leather strap, and also integrates a rotating bezel.
It tracks more than 39 workouts, incorporates new health sensors that enable accelerated readings, provides access to meditation programs, thanks to a collaboration with Calm, and allows calls to be made and received without the need to use the cell phone. Without a doubt, everything you need to meet anyone's expectations.
Xiaomi Mi Band 4
As it does with its cell phones, Xiaomi launches wearables with outstanding features and prices more than accessible. This is the case of the Mi Band 4, which was released in June 2019 and is characterized by its color AMOLED screen, 20 days of autonomy, heart rate and sleep monitoring, and app notifications.
Apparently, this strategy has given results to the Chinese brand: it ranks second in the segment of wearables in the third quarter of 2019, according to IDC, with 12.4 million shipments.
Fossil Hybrid HR
With its new line, the brand wants to find the balance between a smart watch and a classic one, since smartwatches that make it up include physical hands on a touch screen that always stays on.
Like others of its kind, the promise is an autonomy of up to two weeks with a single battery charge, in addition to several wallpapers, information on steps, calories and active minutes, and music playback control. The bad news is that it does not incorporate GPS.
Huawei Watch GT 2
Another that stands out for its autonomy: up to two weeks on a single charge. It integrates a high-quality 3D glass to offer a bezel-free display, records workouts with a heart rate and positioning system, and allows calls to be taken.
Presented in September 2019, the watch was placed as one of the best of the year, especially for its Kirin A1 processor (the same as the Freebuds 3), music playback (storage for up to 500 songs) and physical progress tracking .
Fitbit Versa 2
Before the news came that Fitbit was acquired by Google, the brand recognized by its wearables launched Versa 2, in September 2019, a smartwatch with Alexa, heart rate monitoring, Spotify control and almost a week's battery.
It was also quickly placed on the best lists wearables, mainly for its advanced functions and elegant design, but without losing the youthful touch that distinguishes the company. Now that it is one of Google's properties, it is certain that Assistant will be a fundamental part of the new Fitbit products.
Garmin Forerunner 945
For more experienced athletes, there is this smart watch with advanced features, such as color maps, local tour recommendations, menstrual tracking, synchronization of playlists, smart notifications and location of emergency contacts.
Presented in April 2019, the smartwatch It can be customized with different cards, as well as with different straps of all styles.