After a shaky start, wearable technology has really come of age in the past couple of years. Millions of people now wear fitness trackers every day and smartwatches are steadily gaining traction. This year, wearables are going to get smarter and more stylish. Here is our roundup of the best smartwatches and fitness trackers you can buy now, along with some great tech coming out this year.
- ASUS Zenwatch 3
- Apple Watch Series 2
- Fossil Q Smartwatches
- Blocks Modular Smartwatch
- Vector Luna Smartwatch
- Suunto Traverse Alpha Watch
- Activité Steel Smartwatch by Withings
- Breitling Exospace B55 Connected Smartwatch
- POMO WAFFLE GPS Smartwatch for Kids
- fitbit flex 2 Fitness Tracker
- InBody BAND Body Composition Analyzer
- LVL Wearable Hydration Monitor
- Misfit Vapor Smartwatch
- Casio Smart Outdoor Watch
This beautiful Android beast has a 1.39-inch AMOLED display and a powerful Snapdragon Wear 2100 processor.
The 2nd generation of Apple’s smartwatch integrates seamlessly with iOS, and the device is water-resistant to 50 meters.
Dubbed “the most affordable high-end smartwatch,” CoWatch is the first smartwatch to integrate with Alexa, Amazon’s intelligent assistant.
These stylish wearables have integrated LTE, meaning you can still get notifications without your phone.
Can’t decide what features you need? Blocks lets you switch between extra battery capacity, a thermometer, a fingerprint scanner, and several other options.
With 30 days of battery life from a single charge, the Luna is ideal for busy people.
With integrated GPS/GLONASS navigation and a rugged design, this smartwatch helps you stay connected in the great outdoors.
With 30 days of battery life from a single charge, the Luna smartwatch is ideal for busy people.Click to tweet
This gorgeous watch is made from stainless steel, with a minimalist watch face and 3-axis accelerometers tracking your activity.
For all you professional pilots out there(!) the Breitling Exospace offers precision timekeeping and water resistance to 110 meters. Just don’t look at the price…
Don’t Forget the Kids
Wearables are not only for grown-ups — the Pomo Waffle helps kids to tell the time and remember their little responsibilities.
If you are looking for a simple, lightweight tracker, look no further than the latest Fitbit Flex.
This activity tracker allows health-conscious wearers to monitor their sleep quality, muscle mass, and even body fat. Not for the faint hearted!
Staying hydrated is pretty important, and this little band will remind you to keep downing glasses of water.
This sleek smartwatch debuted at CES, promising GPS, heart rate monitoring, sleep tracking, fitness tracking, and a virtual bezel.
The upcoming PRO TREK smartwatch from Casio has two location systems, a barometer, an altimeter, and other key features for outdoor adventurers.
Which is your favorite wearable from our roundup?