SmartWatch segment is fastly gaining popularity ever since they broke in the market in February 2000. SmartWatch is a device which performs multiple functions while being attached to your wrist which makes it super easy to carry. One of the most loved functions of SmartWatch is the help it provides in keeping and achieving fitness goals.
It provides a notification related to your health, fitness goals, keeps a track of your calories consumed per day, syncs with your smartphone, serves you with call and text notification.
1-Apple Smartwatch Series 4:
Irrespective of its expensive price any brand dished out by Apple is hard to resist. People love Apple products and their smartwatch is no exception. One of the major improvement in this smartwatch is the display size, it offers 30% larger viewing area than other models within the same case size. The latest edition apple watches offer 2 sizes 40 mm & 44 mm.
Apple watch gives 18 hours of battery life with a single charge. One of the prime features in series 4 watch is ECG monitor which also got cleared by FDA, so it can be safely used for tracking rhythmic heart irregularities. However, it will be supported in the USA as of now. Under the activity tracker majority of the fitness tracking activities are same as series 3. It has new yoga and hiking workouts added. This watch can automatically your different workouts.
The new apple watch is water resistance and that resistance is effective up 50 meters, allowing users to comfortably use the watch while in the rain, swimming or during showers. The new generation S4 chip gives it more power in a very compact space. However, just like most of the Apple product, it comes at a cost.
Apple Smartwatch Series 4 cost in US $329.00
Apple Smartwatch Series 4 cost in India price range is Rs. 40,900 to 52,900.
When it comes to fitness tracking there nothing gets better than Fitbit. Fitbit has the ability to make its smart and multi-sport tracking activity work together, so it can keep the log of various activity work together. The watch is water resistant up to 50 meters that enables you to use safely it even during swimming. It comes with 5-day battery life in 1 single charge which means you don’t have to think about taking this one off from your wrist.
The good thing about Iconic it comes with personalizing on-screen coach, that tells correct techniques for various exercises. The Iconic has one of the best performing GPS system installed. Some of the coolest features of the Iconic are the ability to play and store music, receive and respond to call and text notification with Quick Replies, you can even make online payments, track your calendar alerts from your planner for upcoming events and meetings.
Fitbit Iconic cost in US $299.99
Fitbit Iconic cost in Ind is Rs. 24,999.
3- Fitbit Versa:
Fitbit Versa is one smartwatch which offers you benefits similar to Fitbit Iconic, however, at comparatively economic rates. It has same activity and multi-sports tracking feature as of Fitbit Iconic. Just like the Iconic, it has personalized onscreen coach which works like your personal fitness trainer. It keeps track about the number of steps you walked, calories you burned, it keeps you posted with your fitness goals. That’s not all it also keeps the track of your quality of sleep you took through various stages, light, deep, and REM. There is a major lack in this watch which is GPS. But you can enjoy services like Fitbit Pay, Fitbit Coach and ability to download various watch faces.
Fitbit Versa cost in US $199.99
Fitbit Iconic cost in Ind is Rs. 19,999.
4-Samsung Galaxy Watch
Samsung Galaxy smartwatch is compatible with both Android and iOS. Powered with amoled 360 x 360-pixel display, Samsung Galaxy comes in two sizes 1.8 x 1.9 x 0.5 inches with a display of 1.3 and the second one is 1.6 x 1.7 x 0.5 with a display of 1.2 inches.
This smartwatch is water resistant up to 50 meters, shock, and scratch resistant due to the use of gorilla glass. It has a battery that can last between 3 to 4 days on a single charge. It offers wireless charging, WiFI & Bluetooth connectivity along with GPS facility. It helps you sync with various apps and that not all there is an exclusive feature in this watch by the name “My Day.” This feature allows you to see your schedule for the next 10 hours and the things you’ve planned for the day. It keeps the track of sleep quality, helps you in shopping and making payment online.
Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch cost in the US $324.99
Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch cost in Ind is Rs. 31,490 to 44,999.
5-Fossil Q Venture HR:
Fossil Q Venture HR is a fashionable smartwatch with a host of the feature. It comes with activity tracking, HR in the name of the product means Heart Rate as it allows you to measure heart rate even during workouts.
The smartwatch supports both iOS & Android, has inbuilt GPS facility, WiFi & Bluetooth connectivity, water resistance up to 50 meters allows online payment through Google Pay. You can sync it with your phone to receive call alerts and text notification. Though it doesn’t have great battery life, however, it makes it up for battery life by offering quick charge. Allows storing, playing and managing the music players.