Top smartwatches on the market today

An article I wrote for Electronic Products.

Wearables are in and the smartwatch space is growing – which one should you wrap around your wrist?

What’s the deal with smartwatches springing up all over the place? Sure, they look hip and modern, but are they really worth it when you can have everything on your smartphone? The answer is absolutely yes. Not only do these smart gadgets wrapped around your wrist make you look like you’re with the times, they can do just about everything your phone can do and more. They can last for days on a full charge, are easier to access and harder to lose, and in the rare instance you somehow manage to drop your smartwatch, chances are it won’t break or shatter, and most of them are waterproof. Check out the three biggest smartwatches on the market today, and be sure to add one to your list this holiday season.

Pebble

Pebble Smartwatch Red

Pebble comes in several different colors. Image via pcmag.

With a clean, simple look, the Pebble smartwatch is just that. It offers an easy-to-read e-paper screen with a backlight you can activate by waving your wrist. Making calls, receiving phone notifications and controlling music is as simple as doing it on a smartphone. This trendy watch also allows you to download apps that fit your lifestyle, such as those that track your runs, notify you of sports scores, update information on your morning commute, and open voice navigation without swiping at a phone. Read More