It may be ironic, but dumb smartwatches are a thing. It might sound like I’m being a bit of a smartass, but a dumb smartwatch is a gizmo that you wear on your wrist and doesn’t try to cram the functionality of a smartphone into a wrist-sized widget. As I […]
PAT PILCHER discovers that Huawei’s new fitness tracking watch is useful for much more than a saunter down to the local chip shop.
PAT PILCHER takes the Samsung Galaxy Watch for a test drive.
PAT PILCHER takes Garmin’s latest fitness watch for a run and discovers there’s plenty to be enthused about – though it still can’t do the exercise for you.
Remember the eye-wateringly expensive US$10,000 Apple Watch Edition – all shiny gold or rose gold, promising to last for generations? Well, three years on, it’s obsolete, as PAT PILCHER details.
Fitbit has made big moves in the past 18 months, going from being a big fish in a shrinking fitness tracker pond to a smartwatch player whose sagacious chronographs are giving existing smartwatch players pause for thought. A case in point is their latest, the Fitbit Versa. It bares more […]
Google’s getting lapped in the smartwatch arena. PAT PILCHER takes the giant to task for its lack of innovation with its Android Wear smartwatches and asks, what’s next?
It might lack some of the bells and whistles associated with a few other well-known brands, but PAT PILCHER reckons Garmin’s Vivoactive is everything you need in a smartwatch.