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Withings’ Steel HR smartwatch is 30 percent off ahead of Black Friday

While we take smartwatch designs like those of the Apple Watch and Samsung’s Galaxy Watches for granted now, they’re still a bit polarizing. Not everyone wants such a techie timepiece and that’s where Withings’ smartwatches come into play. That compa… … Read the rest of this entry

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Apple Watch SE review: An excellent starter smartwatch

Smartwatches have evolved since the first Apple Watch. Sort of. They still look largely the same, battery life is still an issue and, often, software is fairly limited. Yet, they’ve secured their place on many wrists by offering more fitness … Read the rest of this entry

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Oppo will debut a Wear OS smartwatch on July 31st

You may not remember that Chinese phone-maker Oppo released its first Android-based smartwatch earlier this year, especially since it was only available in China. But the company is ready to launch another wearable, and though it’s not yet clear just… … Read the rest of this entry

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Samsung’s latest smartwatch app reminds you to wash your hands

At this point, it's safe to say most people know hand washing is one the most effective ways to stop the spread of the coronavirus, but in case you need a reminder, and you happen to own a Tizen wearable … Read the rest of this entry

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The Moto 360 smartwatch is back, but Motorola isn’t making it

The original Moto 360 was one of the most attractive smartwatches around when it launched way back in 2015. As the first round Android Wear watch, it made a huge impression with slick-looking wearables fans despite some hiccups at launch, … Read the rest of this entry

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Louis Vuitton’s pricey smartwatch gets a big upgrade for 2019

Louis Vuitton has upgraded its extravagant take on Wear OS with Qualcomm's new chipset for wearables. The new LV Tambour Horizon smartwatch is now powered by the Snapdragon Wear 3100, the same chip that Qualcomm worked on for years with … Read the rest of this entry

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Fossil gets active with Sport smartwatch

American watchmaker Fossil has a new smartwatch that it's adding to its extensive lineup of wearables: the Fossil Sport. The watch, which is targeted at folks with an active lifestyle, is powered by the brand new Snapdragon 3100 platform and … Read the rest of this entry

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Mondaine’s second smartwatch finally adds notifications

When Mondaine released its first smartwatch (the Helvetica 1) in 2015, the features were… limited. It could track your activity, but it quickly fell behind other hybrid smartwatches, let alone high-end smartwatches from the likes of Apple or Samsu… Engadget … Read the rest of this entry

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So you bought a smartwatch. Now what?

Now that smartwatches are actually useful enough for the general populace, setting them up isn't as pedestrian a task as pairing with your phone and calling it a day. On the surface, customizing your new device may not seem like … Read the rest of this entry

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Ask Engadget: Is LTE worth it on a smartwatch?

The support shared between readers in the comments section is one of the things we love most about the Engadget community. Over the years, we've known you to offer sage advice on everything from Chromecasts and cameras to drones and … Read the rest of this entry

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