UPDATED NOVEMBER 2018

Smartwatch Reviews

Fancy a new Smartwatch? We read the reviews so you don't have to.
Compare smartwatches curated by our editor's & community to find the one that's best for you.


TicWatch C2

  • 7.0/10

Misfit Path

  • 7.3/10

ZTE Quartz

  • 6.5/10

Fitbit Ionic

  • 7.2/10

What's good  

  • Great battery life
  • Bright, sharp display
  • Accurate heart rate and sleep tracking
  • Precise GPS
  • NFC for mobile payments
  • Water resistance up to one meter

What's bad  

  • Proprietary charger
  • Lack of app options
  • Blood oxygen sensors not working yet

Fitbit Surge

  • 7.3/10

Fitbit Versa

  • FROM: $326
  • 7.9/10

What's good  

  • Sleek, small design
  • Lightweight
  • Bright, sharp screen
  • 5ATM Water resistant
  • Excellent battery life

What's bad  

  • No GPS or NFC
  • Lack of apps
  • “Smart” watch features very basic

TicWatch Pro

  • FROM: $494
  • 7.2/10

What's good  

  • Comfortable, durable fit
  • Dual display technology
  • Accurate GPS, heart rate monitor, and step counter
  • Price
  • Exceptional battery life

What's bad  

  • Dated processor
  • No 4G/LTE
  • Bezel does not rotate

Samsung Galaxy Watch

  • FROM: $399
  • 8.1/10


Amazfit Bip

  • 7.8/10

What's good  

  • Budget price
  • Incredible 45-day battery life
  • IP68 rating
  • Lightweight and comfortable

What's bad  

  • Lack of third-party apps
  • Cannot respond to notifications from the watch
  • Low-res display