Best 10 Smartwatches Make Simplify Your Life 2020

smartwatches in 2020

A smartwatch is a portable device that is lot like a smart phone and is designed to be worn on the wrist. Like smart phones they use touch screens, offer apps, and often record your heart rate as well as other vital signs. Many of the best smartwatches are connected to a smart phone that notifies the user of incoming calls, e-mails, messages and even notifications from the applications. Nowadays smartwatches even have an option of multiple dials and straps.

Computers shrank in size in 20th century, electronic equipments became small enough to fit into a watch. Calcron (1975) was one of the first calculator watches, which had a nine-digit display. In the early 1980s watches with computing capabilities were introduced by Seiko. Microsoft introduced the Microsoft SPOT (Smart Personal Object Technology) – one of the true earliest smartwatches in 2004. The SPOT received information such as weather, news, and stock updates through FM radio. It also received e-mail as well as instant messages. Let’s look at some of the best smart watches:

  • Apple Watch Series 5 GPS
  • OS: Watch OS 6
    1. Display: 1.78’’ OLED
    2. Processor: Apple S5
    3. Band Sizes:  Different based on the watch size
    4. Onboard Storage: 32 GB
    5. Battery Duration: 24 hours to 36 hours
    6. Charging method: Wireless
    7. IP Rating: 50m
    8. Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, LTE, NFC

Apple Watch Series 5 is one of the best smartwatches for iPhone users as it is not compatible with an Android Phone. The one major upgrade this phone offers is an Always-On Display. Apart from this there are many software as well as hardware updates. LTPO technology is used in the Apple 5, which Apple claims is the reason behind its long battery life. The watch can also go from a refresh rate of 60 Hz to 1 Hz in just a second, making it more efficient for a longer battery life. The heart rate monitor, accelerometer, and GPS are the same as those in the Apple Watch 4. One major upgrade is that of the compass that lets you track your workout.

  • Samsung Galaxy Watch
  • OS: Tizen OSotate
    1. Compatibility: Android and iOS
    2. Display: 1.2 inch or 1.3 inch 360 by 360 Super AMOLED
    3. Processor: Dual-core 1.15Ghz
    4. Band Sizes: 22mm and 20mm
    5. Onboard Storage: 4GB
    6. Battery Duration: 4 days (max)
    7. Charging Method: Wireless
    8. IP Rating: 50m
    9. Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, LTE

One of the best things about the smartwatches is that it is compatible with both the Android as well as the iOS devices. Second, is the style. If you are looking watches for board meetings or the fancy dinner parties Samsung Galaxy Watch is your go-to. Samsung has modified it’s classic style and made it’s watch more user interactive. Rotate it left with to see your notifications. Rotate it right to quickly access the widgets. Samsung galaxy also has fitness tracking capabilities, with a wide array of sensors as well as Samsung Health App.

  • Fossil Gen 5 Smartwatch
  • OS: Wear OS
    1. Compatibility: Android and iOS
    2. Display: 1.28 inch 416 by 416 AMOLED
    3. Processor: Snapdragon Wear 3100
    4. Band Sizes: 22mm
    5. Onboard Storage: 4GB
    6. Battery Duration: 30 hours
    7. Charging Method: Proprietary method
    8. IP Rating: water resistant up to 3 ATM
    9. Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC

Fossil has a reputation for making great watches…in the mid-priced range. It is an amazing choice for the Android users. The users are given seven options of bezel/band, from classic stainless steel to the more athletic look of black silicone. The display is the AMOLED screen with a 328ppi pixeldensity. The chipset for the Fossil Gen 5 is the Snapdragon Wear 3100, and that what makes it one of the viable watches on the Wear OS platform.

  • Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2
  • Compatibility: Android and iOS
    1. Display: 1.2 inch 360 by 360 Super AMOLED
    2. Processor: Dual Core 1.15Ghz
    3. Band Sizes: 20mm
    4. Onboard Storage: 4GB
    5. Battery Duration: Approximately 2 days
    6. Charging Method: Wireless
    7. IP Rating: 50m
    8. Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi

The active 2 has apps for YouTube, Twitter, Spotify, and more. However, the Spotify app allows you to download playlists and listen offline. Other features such as tracking sleep (with “clever goodnight” mode), water, food, and even caffeine.

  • Mobvoi TicWatch Pro
  • OS: Wear OS
    1. Compatibility: Android 4.3+ and iOS 8+
    2. Display: 1.4 inch 400 by 400 OLED and second LCD Screen
    3. Processor:  Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 2100
    4. Onboard Storage: 4GB
    5. Battery Duration: 48 hours or 7 days in essential mode
    6. Charging Method: Magnetic Pin
    7. IP Rating: IP68
    8. Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi, NFC

Mobvoi started making out with AI voice technologies and then expanded into smart home devices and wearables. Their design philosophy is to deliver the high end specs on a budget by skimping on external designs. The top screen is a transparent LCD. This is the screen that is used in the low-power or the essential mode.

  • Mobvoi TicWatch E2
  • OS: Wear OS
    1. Compatibility: Android 4.3+ and iOS 8+
    2. Display: 1.39 inch 400 by 400 OLED
    3. Processor: Snapdragon Wear 2100
    4. Onboard Storage: 4GB
    5. Battery Duration: Approximately 48 hours
    6. Charging Method: Magnetic Pin
    7. IP Rating: IP67
    8. Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.1, Wi-Fi

The best smartwatches running Wear OS. The watch is available in all of one color – black poly carbonate. In terms of battery life you can use it about a full day before it needs to be recharges again.

  • Apple Watch 4
  • OS: Watch OS 5
    1. Compatibility: iOS
    2. Display: 1.78 inch OLED
    3. Processor: Apple S4
    4. Band Sizes: Depend on watch size
    5. Onboard Storage: 16GB
    6. Battery Duration: 24-38 hours
    7. Charging Method: Wireless
    8. IP Rating: 50m
    9. Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, LTE, NFC

  • Fitbit Versa 2
  • OS: Wear OS
    1. Compatibility: Android and iOS
    2. Display: 1.28 inch 416 by 416 AMOLED
    3. Processor: Snapdragon Wear 3100
    4. Band Sizes: 22mm
    5. Onboard Storage: 4GB
    6. Battery Duration: 30 hours
    7. Charging Method: Proprietary method
    8. IP Rating: water resistant up to 3 ATM
    9. Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS, NFC

  • Apple Watch 3
  1. OS: Watch OS 5
    1. Compatibility: iOS
    2. Display: 1.53 inch OLED
    3. Processor: S2 dual core
    4. Onboard Storage: 8 GB for non-LTE version, 16GB for LTE Version
    5. Battery Duration: 18 hours
    6. Charging Method: Wireless
    7. IP Rating: IPX7
    8. Connectivity: Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, NFC

Comes with great fitness features


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