the device under Consideration today is designed to ensure that as little as possible to get out-of-pocket smartphone. Don't you hate it when you have to do the action, and as a result you see some kind of promotional SMS from their operator? With smart clock, everything is easier: you turned my hand over, got familiarized with the notification and brushed them off. It takes a matter of seconds! You can read our detailed article to learn about what a smart watch.
the Apple Watch Series 5
- Size: 34 x 40 x 10.7 mm / 38 x 44 x 10.7 mm
- Weight: to 30.1 g / 36,7 g
- Built-in sensors: GPS, NFC, accelerometer, heart rate monitor, altimeter, gyroscope
- Display: 40 mm / 44 mm OLED, 324 x 394 / 368 x 448 points
Price: 32 990 rubles
Externally, the Series 5 is no different from the fourth series, however, the new lineup includes models not only of aluminium, but titanium and ceramic. Together with the new firmware Apple Watch The Series 5 has got the function of a continuously running display. It completely changes the idea of modern smart-watch: no longer need to twist your wrist to see the time. This is another plus to the design, the watch no longer look at the hand like a dead black square, and they are always fresh and colorful, and it determines how bright the highlight. Always On Display is a special convenience for training: on continuously running screen, you can see how to change the progress indicators.
The clock has a built-in compass. He will be used during Hiking and trekking. All this fun there is a significant negative: small battery. The active use of the charge is fading away. If you listen with hours of music and leave the monitor switched on all day, they just is not enough.
- The function always-on display.
- Has компас.
- Support watchOS 6 mode of "Cycling".
- The ability to install additional apps from the AppStore.
- The weak autonomy: only 18 hours.
Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2
- Size: 40 x 40 x 10.9 mm / 44 x 44 x 10.9 mm
- Weight: 26 g / 30 g
- Built-in sensors: GPS, NFC, accelerometer, heart rate sensor, gyroscope
- Display: 40 mm / 44 mm AMOLED, 360 x 360 dots
Price: 17 750 RUB
After purchasing these watches, the owners of smartphones Apple will be confronted with several difficulties. Galaxy Watch Active 2 is only partially compatible with iOS. The native Health app for iPhone you can't see them, so you'll have to download any additional analogue interface extension. Via IOS app will not work to change the dials and answer calls. Hours the rest of the functionality will remain available, but users of Android smartphones these disturbances do not threaten.
Galaxy Watch Active 2 able to perform the role of an advanced fitness tracker, music player and payment instrument. A special version has LTE-module. They have protection from dust and moisture class WR50 (not the best choice for swimmers, but taking a shower in this watch, and walking in the rain without any fear). The watch can keep track of sleep, really high accuracy, this option is no different.
- The automatic tracking of physical activity.
- Always the active display.
- Compatible with iOS and Android.
- Save tracks from Spotify for offline listening.
- Has fast charging.
- Updating with the function of ECG is unavailable in USssia.
- Inaccurate determination of the phases of sleep.
- A brief autonomy – 1-2 days.
- Some sport modes don't give the deployed indicators.
- The FLAC audio format is not supported.
the Apple Watch Series 3
- Size: x 33,3 38,6 x 11.4 mm / 36.4 x 42,5 x 11.4 mm
- Weight: 26,7 g / 32,3 g
- Built-in sensors: GPS, NFC, accelerometer, gyroscope, heart rate monitor, altimeter
- Display: 38 mm / 42 mm, OLED, 272 x 340 / 312 x 390 points
Price: 15 990 RUB.
Apple working on its smart watch was not just a Supplement to the smartphone and its alternative. With the new the Apple Watch Series 5, the company became one step closer to the goal. However, the owners iPhone, who do not follow the latest technical bells and whistles, you should definitely take a serious look at series 3. Today it is the most affordable version of smart hours Apple.
As for the design, elegantly slim framework as in Series 4 or 5 it doesn't smell. However, this feature is unlikely to deter buyers looking gadget is simple and reliable functionality. Watch small however a set of sensors inside them allows to qualitatively follow the daily routine and care of my work. Heart rate monitor supports two modes of operation – continuous and on demand. Contains modules for contactless payments and GPS. The music selected 8GB memory. Water resistance allows you to use the watch in the rain and in the shower, but the duration of swimming and diving they are not recommended: protection class WR50 can withstand water pressure at depths of no more than 5 meters.
- Very easy.
- Is a good set of fitness functions.
- Voice control.
- The weak autonomy (about 18 hours).
- With enabled LTE the battery runs out quickly.
Garmin Vivoactive 3
- Size: 43,4 x 43,4 x 11.7 mm
- Weight: 43 g
- Built-in sensors: accelerometer, compass, thermometer, heart rate monitor
- Display: 43 mm, 240 x 240 pixels
Price: 16 700 RUB
The design of this model will attract business person and athlete. And yet here reflects the best technology of the brand Garmin. Functionality includes a lot of activities outdoors and indoors, including specific sports like Golf, snowboarding and yoga. If that's not enough, the user can program own mode with the desired parameters.
A huge plus is the battery life. Under full training load with active GPS gadget will last about 13 hours. Rare competitor can achieve the same result. With moderate use Vivioactive 3 is enough for 6-7 days.
an Enhanced version hours Garmin Vivoactive 3 equipped Music storage under the music. Capacity is enough to store about 500 songs.
- Has опция Always On.
- Extensive statistics on physical activity.
- A good autonomy.
- you Can create your own training regimen.
- The accounting mode of sleep and the compass is not always accurate.
- Size: 25 x 51,3 x 6 mm
- Weight: 31 g
- Built-in sensors: GPS, accelerometer, compass, altimeter, heart rate monitor
- Display: 1,28”, E-Ink, 176 x 176 pixels
Cost: 3 690 RUB
Watch available and versatile. Their developer is a Chinese company Xiaomi, which has earned the title of "national" manufacturer of equipment. Despite the low cost, Amazfit Bip offers all major technologies for a healthy lifestyle.
Sports four modes – walking, running outside, running on the treadmill and Bicycle. Watch perfectly compatible with Android and iOS. To wear them without removing, you will be able to very long: the economical use of the charge lasts for 2-3 weeks. This is perhaps the main advantage of Amazfit Bip, through which the clock and got the list of the best.
- The design resembles the Apple Watch.
- padded strap.
- Has GPS.
- Affordable price.
- water-resistant case (IP68).
- A long autonomy.
- Is no option of contactless payments.
- Pedometer and heart rate monitor work with errors.
- A low resolution display.
- No store music.
- Is not possible to respond to notifications directly from your watch.
- False positives on a wet display.
- Size: 48,1×52×14,1 mm
- Weight: 199 g
- Built-in sensors: accelerometer
- Display: is missing
Price: 14 900 RUB
Some people don't buy a smart watch just because of the fact that in this case they will have to rely on the LCD display. On the lowered hand, this device looks a bit boring, as the screen stops working, turning into absolute blackness. For such consumers create mechanical watches, complemented by intelligent functionality. Casio EQB-500D-1A — such a device.
The watch case is made of stainless steel, so is the strap. As expected, time display hands. The front side is covered with mineral glass, leave scratches which is quite difficult. Many mechanical watches are afraid of diving under water. Casio EQB-500D-1A is not a concern — this chronometer is WR100. This suggests that in the hours you can swim and even dive (without scuba gear). To the smartphone the device connects via Bluetooth 4.0. If you get something on email, smart gadget report with the help of your dynamics. Casio EQB-500D-1A supports wireless charging. But to use it you will extremely rarely the creators promise up to seven months of work in a usual mode. If you use the power saving mode, the battery life will grow even stronger!
- Real mechanical watch.
- Case and strap are made of steel.
- Device not afraid of water.
- A very long Autonomous operation.
- Implemented great shock protection.
- Charging from solar panels.
- Support for iOS and Android.
- Is no illumination of the dial.
- The minimum functionality.
- With some smartphones watch may not work.
- Dial indicating the day of the week is in an awkward place.
- Can seem hard.
Garmin Forerunner 920XT
- Size: 48×55×12.7 mm
- Weight: 61 g
- Built-in sensors: altimeter, heart rate monitor (optional), accelerometer
- Display: 1.41 inches, 205×148 points
Price: 35 950 RUB
Our rating could not do without the smartwatch from Garmin, with a sporty appearance. Forerunner 920XT is a very expensive product that is on the wrist almost imperceptible. It collects data about your physical activity, then sending them to the Garmin Connect service. However, it has support for ANT+, allowing you to connect additional accessories. For example, cyclists can synchronize the clock with the gauge of rotation of pedals. And in the device embedded GPS chip, working with both American and USssian navigation satellites.
This gadget is able to work with a variety of platforms. In theory you can sync them even with laptops based on Windows and Mac OS. Unfortunately, there are some simplifications that can safely be written to the disadvantages. For weight loss the creators of the supplied device plastic housing, not credible. Sadness also causes a class of water resistance WR50 — to swim, but diving at a depth meter is already strictly prohibited.
- Work with many mobile and computer platforms.
- Weight is almost not felt.
- Among wireless modules include Bluetooth, ANT+, Wi-Fi and GPS.
- Sporty design.
- Built altimeter.
- Is not the highest class of water resistance.
- Heart rate in fact not.
- The charge lasts for a day, but no more.
- Prohibitively high price tag.
- Size: 37,5×40,5×9.5 mm
- Weight: 42,5 g
- Built-in sensors: accelerometer, compass
- Display: 1.22 inches
Price: 14 000 RUB.
Very interesting smart watches. There's no speaker, no microphone — all excluded for the sake of reducing the cost of the device. At the same time the creators have managed to minimize the weight of the gadget, therefore it may be worn on the hand even by a child. Despite the low cost, Pebble have a class of water resistance WR50 — they can wash the dishes, be in the shower and even to swim but not to dive.
The screen was created by special technology — the image it shows is always. The backlight lights up only when you need it. All of the above had a positive impact on battery life — a single charge lasts for five to six days.
- A very long time.
- Has некоторая водозащита.
- Interact with virtually any smartphone.
- Is extremely light weight.
- The time is displayed on a permanent basis.
- Is not the greatest functionality.
- is Not very convenient buttons.
- Incomplete USssification of the interface.
- Plastic case and simple strap.
- Size: 46×46 mm
- Weight: 54,5 g
- Built-in sensors: accelerometer, gyroscope, compass, ambient light sensor, built-in heart rate monitor with continuous heart rate measurement
- Display: 1.34 inch, multi-touch, 320 x 300 pixels
Price: 6 580 rubles
Smart watch Amazfit Pace got round sporty design ceramic case с защитой от воды и пыли по стандарту IP67 и устойчивое к царапинам стекло. Управляет работой наручного гаджета двухъядерный процессор. Ему помогают 512 МБ ОЗУ и 4 ГБ встроенной памяти. Has модули Bluetooth 4.0 LE, Wi-Fi и GPS/ГЛОНАСС. Объем аккумулятора — 280 мАч. Заявленное время автономной работы — 35 часов. Время зарядки — 40 минут.
- Durable waterproof case.
- A good battery life.
- Is enough flash memory.
- Modern design.
- not Enough RAM.
the Apple Watch Series 4 (40 mm)
- Size: 34×40×10.7 mm
- Weight: 30.1 g
- Built-in sensors: accelerometer, gyroscope, altimeter, ambient light sensor, built-in heart rate monitor with continuous heart rate measurement, ECG
- Display: 1.57 inches
Price: 24 800 rubles
Smart watch Apple Watch Series 4 получили стильный алюминиево-ceramic case, оснащены двухъядерным 64-битным процессором S4. Has модули Wi-Fi (802.11b/g/n, 2,4 ГГц), Bluetooth 5.0, GPS/ГЛОНАСС, Galileo и QZSS. Объем встроенной флеш-памяти составляет 16 ГБ. Последний наручный гаджет Apple защищен от воды и пыли по стандарту ISO 22810:2010 (WR50). «Умные» часы можно погружать на глубину до 50 метров. Заявленное время автономной работы — 18 часов.
- Stylish case made of aluminum and ceramics.
- Protection from water and dust.
- A lot of internal memory.
- Many of the declared modules.
- Low autonomy.
Garmin Fenix 5
- Size: 47×47×15.5 mm
- Weight: 85 g
- Built-in sensors: accelerometer, gyroscope, compass, thermometer, altimeter, built-in heart rate monitor with continuous heart rate measurement
- Display: 1.2 inch, 240 by 240 pixels
Price: 29 300 rubles
Garmin Fenix 5 имеют агрессивный дизайн и корпус из нержавеющей стали с серьезной защитой от воды и пыли (WR100). Оперативной памяти — 64 МБ. Has поддержка модулей Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB, ANT+ и GPS/ГЛОНАСС. Заявленное время автономной работы — 24 часа. В режиме ожидания эти смарт-часы способны находиться до 336 часов.
- Bold aggressive stainless steel case.
- Serious protection from water and dust.
- A decent battery life.
- A small amount of RAM.
Huawei Watch GT Sport
- Size: 46.5×46.5×10.6 mm
- Weight: 46 g
- Built-in sensors: accelerometer, gyro, compass, altimeter, ambient light sensor, built-in heart rate monitor with continuous heart rate measurement
- Display: AMOLED, 1.39 inch, 454, 454 pixel
Price: 9 890 rubles
Smart watch Huawei Watch GT Sport имеет редкий для сегмента AMOLED-экран, 16 МБ оперативной памяти и 128 МБ встроенной памяти. Корпус сделан из нержавеющей стали с использованием керамики. Has поддержка модулей Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, USB, и GPS/ГЛОНАСС, а также навигационное системы Galileo. Корпус защищен от влаги и пыли (WR50). Объем аккумулятора — 420 мАч. Заявленное время автономной работы — 22 часа, в режиме ожидания — 720 часов. Время зарядки — 2 часа.
- Durable and waterproof.
- High-quality AMOLED screen.
- Normal battery life and a great time in the standby mode.
- Small amount of memory.