Today’s market is now filled with a lot of smart watches with cool features and choosing the right one couldn’t be harder. With the presence of tech giants such as Samsung, Apple, Nokia, Fitbit, Garmin, Diesel, Micheal Kor and so on. Here are some of the best smart watches money can buy
Apple Smart Watch Series 3
Although, on the outside, it is not so different from the Series 2 smart watch. The Series 3 smartwatch comes with a better heart rate monitor, barometer, larger storage, faster W2 processor, increased battery life, enhanced fitness tracking ability and to crown it all LTE connectivity which allows you to answer calls without being near your phone. This means you can leave your phone at home and receive calls from it wherever you go. You also get the advantage to share the same phone number with your iPhone with the help from your carrier.
In addition to the usual motion sensors and accelerometer, the Fitbit Ionic comes with advanced GPS tracking capabilities, NFC chip, more than five days battery life, optical heart-rate monitor and a SpO2 sensor. The SpO2 sensor allows it to measure the amount of oxygen in the blood in real time thereby avoiding sleep apnea. It also has a flat underside surface lying against the skin, thus giving a more accurate reading.
Samsung Gear Sport
As it name implies, it is more of a fitness smart watch other than anything else. It comes with a 5atm and up to 50m waterproof feature for tracking swimming activities, 4GB internal memory, 768mb RAM, 300 mAH battery, built-in heart rate tracker, calorie tracker, MIL STD 810G dust and water resistance, 360 x 360 & 302ppi 1.2-inch AMOLED display and lots more. It is an excellent smart watch especially for tracking swimming activities.
Garmin Vivoactive 3
The Vivoactive 3 comes with a 1.2-inch chroma colour display, optical heart rate sensor, compass, thermometer, altimeter, GPS, accelerometer, step counting, sleep tracking, goal setting feature and 5atm water proof design. It covers a broad range of sports profiles like skiing, cycling, running, golf, swimming and gym activities. Apart from it good look, it has a vigorous activity monitoring capability which is presented in different ways like the number of stairs climbed, steps taken etc. It is perfect for tracking fitness activities especially for those who love to work out.
Unlike any other smart watch, the Nokia Steel HR is a blend of both fashion and fitness tracking design. Although it is an analog watch, it is equipped with various functions like real time heart rate monitoring, 25 days battery life plus a 20 days extension in power save mode, a 5 ATM and up to 50m water proof design. Around the clock activity monitoring in the day and when you are sleeping at night.
Other smart watches worthy of mention include Michael Kor’s Access Grayson, Misfit Vapor, Emporio Armani, Diesel On Full Guard, Fossil Q and so on. These fitness devices usually link up with various Health monitoring Apps on both Android and iOS to give a full health care monitoring experience.