Best Smartwatches 2015

Smartwatches - Best Picks

Why get a smartwatch? They deliver smartphone notifications, fitness features, apps and more to your wrist, allowing you you to leave your phone in your pocket more often.

Apple Watch

Apple watch2

Receive and respond to notifications. Track your daily activities. Control your music using voice. Pay for groceries. With a range of design options, support for Siri and Apple Pay, and a heart-rate monitor. Compatible with more than 3,500 apps from the App Store.

Features: Gorgeous anodised aluminium case; Ion-X glass Retina display with Force Touch; Sport Band with stainless steel pin; Digital Crown Heart rate sensor, accelerometer and gyroscope; Ambient light sensor.

Huawei Watch

Finally, a smartwatch for smart, stylish people. Combining elegant craftsmanship with Android Wear™ to deliver a new high-end standard in its class. The Huawei Watch has a 1.4 inch full circle AMOLED display with a scratch resistant sapphire crystal and stainless steel body. With six styles to choose from and over 4000 Android Wear apps.

LG Urbane

LG Urbane

A smartwatch that doesn’t look like you have a computer strapped to your wrist. The Urbane feels like a watch first. It is elegant and has the most advanced technology on the inside. LG Urbane is premium that unifies fine craftsmanship and breakthrough innovation.
Features: A 1.3″ Full Circle P-OLED Display with Gorilla Glass 3 and Full Metal Body with Screw-Less Back Cover

Why Consider A Smartwatch?

PhoneBuff covers 7 reasons why you should consider a smartwatch, like the Samsung Galaxy Gear, the Sony Smartwatch 2, and the Pebble. Smartwatches are not for everybody, but these reasons might give you a better idea of whether or not a smartwatch makes sense for you!

Motorola Moto 360

Moto 360

Moto 360 is a modern timepiece powered by Android Wear. Comfortable, familiar, and crafted with the finest materials, Moto 360 keeps you up to date without taking you away from the moment.

Quality craftsmanship – Finely crafted with stainless steel, genuine Horween leather and scratch-resistant glass.
Responds to your Voice.
Tracks Health and Fitness.

The watch runs Android Wear and will work with iPhones as well by using the Android Wear app for iOS.

DxO ONE for iPhone and iPad

Pebble Time

The Best interface for a great smart watch is time.
Always on, color e-paper display with led backlight. Battery life up to 10 days. Water resistant to 30 meters. Built-In microphone for voice notes and quick replies. Thousands of custom watchfaces in the Pebble appstore. A 9.5mm thin chassis with curved, ergonomic profile.
Marine Grade Stainless Steel bezel with PVD coating, matte and polished finishes.
Tough, 2.5D glass display
Tactile buttons for easy, eyes-free control.
Magnetic charging with cable that works in any USB port.
Vibrating motor for discreet alerts and alarms.

Samsung Gear 2

Samsung Gear 2

The Samsung Gear 2 is the smart companion watch tailored to your look and lifestyle. With real-time notifications, calls and fitness tracking right at our wrist.

Features: A 1.63 inch AMOLED screen. 1.0 GHz Dual Core CPU. Tizen OS based wearable platform. Bluetooth® V4.0 LE. 512 MB RAM. 4GB Storage. Sensor: Accelerometer, Gyroscope, Heart Rate – Bluetooth Call – Notifications:  – Media Controller – Smart Relay – S Voice – Stopwatch – Timer – Weather – WatchON Remote with IRLED Sensor – Certified Dust and Water Resistant – Battery: 300mAh,  Low Usage up to 6 days Heart Rate Sensor – Pedometer – Exercise Coach

If you are looking into getting a smart watch, most probably for the holidays, be sure to check out the Smart Watch Buying Guide.

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