Garmin Forerunner 935
The Garmin Forerunner 935 is a premium running watch that comes with a heart rate monitor, barometer, altimeter, electronic compass, music control and access to Garmin Connect. The Forerunner 935 follows the founded design of the Garmin series with a simplistic yet refined look and feel. The 1.2-inch display utilizes ‘transflective’ technology which basically takes in the ambient light and reflects it back so that you see everything more clearly even in broad daylight.
Samsung Galaxy Watch
The Samsung Galaxy Watch comes with a military-grade water-resistant body, accelerometer, gyro sensor, HR sensor, light sensor, and a 1.3 inch AMOLED display. You get to pick from different sizes (42 mm and 46 mm) and 3 colors. Design-wise, it looks beautiful with a large circular dial and a bright color display.
It can automatically track select workouts and detect when you switch activities. For instance, it will automatically trigger the exercise tracker if you start walking without activating it. Up to 40 workouts can also be tracked manually which is very impressive. As for battery life, the 46 mm has a larger battery that gives 4 days and the 42 mm provides 3 days which is pretty good. You also have a low power mode that can help you to maximize the battery life allowing you to use it more when you need it. The wireless charger is also very convenient to have as it increases your mobility.
Fitbit Ionic Watch
The Fitbit Ionic comes with dynamic personalized workouts, 300 plus song storage capacity, built-in GPS/GLONASS, heart rate tracking capability and a water-resistant body (up to 50 meters). The Fitbit coach feature contains preset workouts which will be shown to you on the display. Once you have finished the workout, the data accumulated is taken to further refine your next activity. You can also upload music to the Fitbit Ionic as you have 2.5 GB storage capacity. The battery lasts for up to 4 – 5 days with limited use. If you use various features and GPS consistently, then you will probably get somewhere around 10 hours. All in all, this is a solid running watch that is best suited for beginner and intermediate runners.
Amazfit Bip SmartWatch
The AmazfitBip Smartwatch comes with a ‘transflective’ 1.28-inch display, optical heart rate monitoring, four different sports modes, GPS +GLONASS, and IP68 dust and water-resistant body. Although the Bip smartwatch may look quite similar to an Apple Watch, it is no way a cheap knockoff to the latter. Amazingly the AmazfitBip smartwatch excels at a wide variety of fitness tracking activities. The only thing it falls short on is swimming. Where this watch really shines is its battery life. You get a mind-boggling 30-day battery life with normal use and nearly 20 plus days with GPS use.
LETSCOM Fitness Tracker HR
The LETSCOM smartwatch is indeed something to marvel at. It comes with many useful features such as heart rate/sleep monitoring, activity tracking. Multi-sport modes, smart notifications and a wide variety of color options. The intuitive heart monitoring features are quite handy as you get an overall assessment after the activity-filled with data pertaining to your heart rate such as rest, average, maximum heart rate, etc. You also get 14 sports tracking compatibility ranging from hiking and riding to running.
Once you pair it with your smartphone, you will be able to receive messages, emails, and notifications on your wrist. When it comes to battery life, you get about 7 days with normal use which is great. One very unique aspect of this watch is that you don’t need a cable to charge it. It has an inbuilt USB plug which you can just plug into your charging brick. This eliminates the need for messy wires on your table. Another very unique feature is the fact that you can remotely control your camera and take some cool looking pictures with this device.