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Garmin Launches Fenix 6, 6s and 6X Smartwatch, Offers Optional Solar Panel for Fenix 6X

Garmin Launches Fenix 6, 6s and 6X Smartwatch, Offers Optional Solar Panel for Fenix 6X

We have seen quite a handful of smartwatches that are aiming to challenge Apple Watch. Some of them use wearOS while others like Fitbit run on a proprietary operating system. Garmin has announced its latest series of sports-centric watches. The Fenix 6 Series sports a larger display and can be had with an optional solar panel.

Louis Vuitton’s Tambour Horizon Is a $2900 Android Wear Smartwatch

Louis Vuitton’s Tambour Horizon Is a $2900 Android Wear Smartwatch

Louis Vuitton has partnered with Google and Qualcomm to come up with a super expensive Android Wear smartwatch, known as Tambour Horizon. The wearable will set you back by around $2,900 if you’re getting the top-end variant.

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 Launched with 0.4-Inch OLED Screen, 20 Days Standby Battery Life for $22

Xiaomi Mi Band 2 Launched with 0.4-Inch OLED Screen, 20 Days Standby Battery Life for $22

After a month long delay, Xiaomi today announced the Mi Band 2, its newest and greatest fitness and sleep tracker. Compared to previous Mi Bands, the latest Mi Band 2 comes with a 0.4-inch OLED display that displays the time, steps, and your heart rate.

Building Google Cardboard and enjoying Virtual Reality (VR) on an Android smartphone

Building Google Cardboard and enjoying Virtual Reality (VR) on an Android smartphone

Google’s announcement of Cardboard a year ago introduced an era of Virtual Reality using little more than the smartphone already in your pocket. But with screen sizes and resolutions increasing, the VR experience is now much better than it was – it seems we really do have a reason to want QHD screens after all! Here I investigate how easy is it to put together, check out the quality, and look at any tweaks needed for smartphones that don’t quite fit.

Sony releases SmartBand 2 companion app into the Play Store

Sony releases SmartBand 2 companion app into the Play Store

It’s been a stretch of time since Sony officially unveiled the SmartBand fitness tracker in 2014, so the company is due for an upgrade any time now.

Alcatel Onetouch Watch goes up for pre-order at $149

Alcatel Onetouch Watch goes up for pre-order at $149

The Alcatel Onetouch Watch, which made its debut at this year’s CES 2015 in Las Vegas, Nevada, is now available to pre-order.

Olio Model One is a round, premium smartwatch that’s compatible with Android

Olio Model One is a round, premium smartwatch that’s compatible with Android

A new start-up has just unveiled its first product, and it’s a premium, round smartwatch called the Olio Model One.

Xiaomi could launch a new smartwatch and more at March 31 event

Xiaomi could launch a new smartwatch and more at March 31 event

Chinese gadget maker Xiaomi has scheduled a media event for March 31, which is expected to see the unveiling of a number of new devices. In addition to a new midrange smartphone, recent reports have indicated that Xiaomi’s first smartwatch could be on the way.

HTC Grip is the company’s first wearable fitness tracker

HTC Grip is the company’s first wearable fitness tracker

Beside the One M9, HTC also unveiled its first wearable that it has developed in partnership with Urban Armour — the Grip. The wearable is aimed at fitness enthusiasts and comes with a dedicated GPS chip and a bunch of other sensors.

Sony’s SmartWatch 3 stainless steel variant launches this week with Premium Todoist included

Sony’s SmartWatch 3 stainless steel variant launches this week with Premium Todoist included

Sony’s original SmartWatch 3, with its rubber band, went up for sale near the end of 2014. In early January, though, the company unveiled a stainless steel variant.