Which smartwatch should I buy?

Smartwatches are great for keeping you connected, and they can also track your activities to help you meet those new year fitness goals. Interested? Then choose one that’s right for you…

10 Dec 2019

First things first. To choose that perfect smartwatch that meets all your needs, there are a few things to consider:

  • Your smartphone. Is it Android or Apple? Whichever one it is, just make sure your smartwatch is compatible

  • Your style. A watch is something you wear every day, so it’s important that you like the look of it! Luckily, the latest smartwatches come in lots of different shapes, sizes, colours and designs.

  • Your everyday needs. Think of the kind of things you’ll want to do on your new watch. Automatic fitness tracking, contactless payments and voice assistants are all popular features.


A waterproof workout partner

In a nutshell: The Puma smartwatch is a great smartphone for sporty types

puma smartwatch

Use it to…

  • Track your workout and get all the stats you need, including heart rate, calories burned, distance and pace
  • Go for a swim or run in the rain without any worries
  • Ask Google Assistant questions and set meeting reminders without breaking your stride
  • Pay for things with Google Pay contactless payments

Compatible with iOS and Android.

Get the Puma smartwatch


A premium smartwatch built for adventure

In a nutshell: The Garmin Fenix 6 Pro is a tough and rugged smartwatch designed to help you meet any challenge

garmin fenix 6 pro smartwatch

Use it to…

  • Track your activities and view your stats in incredible detail
  • Get help and pace guidance when you’re running over various types of terrain
  • Get insights into your health with the heart rate monitor and other sensors
  • Store up 2000 songs or stream from services like Spotify and Deezer
  • Be prepared for a change of weather. The inbuilt barometer will make sure you don’t get caught in a sudden downpour
  • Keep going for longer with 14-day battery life

Compatible with iOS and Android.

Get the Garmin Fenix 6 Pro


Smart technology in a stylish watch

In a nutshell: Michael Kors Access MKGO is a fashionable smartwatch packed with features

Michael Kors MKGO Black

Use it to…

  • Measure your fitness progress with the inbuilt activity tracker and heart-rate monitor
  • Get text, call and email notifications straight to your wrist
  • Ask Google Assistant for directions or diary reminders
  • Control your music playback by syncing it to your smartphone
  • Wear it in the shower or the pool (yes, it’s water-resistant)
  • Make contactless payments with Google Pay

Compatible with iOS and Android.

Get the Michael Kors Access MKGO Black


A smartwatch to push your fitness further

In a nutshell: Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is an ideal companion for your active lifestyle

samsung galaxy watch active 2

Use it to…

  • Track your workouts and get real-time data on your wrist
  • Get breathing exercises to reduce stress
  • Monitor your heart rate and get alerts when it goes above or below normal level
  • Control your watch mid-jog with the digital rotating bezel
  • Take it for a swim or any adventure, and rely on its military grade durability

Compatible with iOS and Android.

Get the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 in black or pink gold


A smaller smartwatch that can track it all

In a nutshell: Garmin Vivoactive 4S will help you get the most out of your training and leisure time

garmin vivoactive 4s smartwatch

Use it to…

  • See all your incoming calls, texts, likes and comments when you’re out on the morning run
  • View animated on-screen workouts to check you’re doing it right
  • Keep an eye on your wellbeing, from stress tracking to sleep monitoring
  • Leave your cards at home and make contactless payments with Garmin Pay
  • Keep going all week with the incredible 7-day battery life

Compatible with iOS and Android

Get the Garmin Vivoactive 4S

Looking for more inspiration? Check out our full range of smartwatches here

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