Wearables

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19-Nov-2015
We asked one of The Lowdown’s reviewers to spend a week with the Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch.
04-Jun-2015
This week we asked one of The Lowdown’s trusted reviewers to unclasp their Sony SmartWatch 3, and spend a week with the LG Watch Urbane…
06-Jan-2016
The Gear S2 smartwatch is set to get even more useful...
20-Aug-2015
Take a look at Sony's new lifelogger

9 February, 2017
Android Wear is due a big upgrade - 2.0. The revision will bring with it some new looks and added functionality, and it's now confirmed for 9 Feb 2017...
12 January, 2017
A feature-packed GPS sports band that lets you leave the phone at home…
19 October, 2016
The latest smartwatch from Samsung comes in two stunning designs…
31 August, 2016
Samsung has unveiled their new Gear S3 smartwatch, which was less about the features, and more about creating a smartwatch that really looks like a watc
24 August, 2016
Smartwatches are coming on leaps and bounds every year. This is what we could be seeing coming to our wrists before the year's out...
28 July, 2016
All the information about the new Gear VR and some tops apps to check out...
6 June, 2016
The South Koran electronics giant Samsung is set to return to the fitness game, with a revolutionary sports band and wireless earbuds.
7 January, 2016
Samsung's booth at CES 2016 is packed with wearables that go beyond the simple smartwatch. Check out the weird and wonderful gadgets it's working on here.
7 January, 2016
The Casio Smart Outdoor Watch WSD-F10 is an Android Wear smartwatch that can last a month between charges and survive in 50 metres of water.
5 December, 2015
This Christmas, smartwatches are sure to be at the top of a lot of gift lists. To help you choose, we've rounded up a few of the best.
7 October, 2015
Microsoft has unveiled its new wearable, Microsoft Band. We've got all the important details you need to know about it.
1 October, 2015
The LG Watch Urbane 2nd Edition is the first Android Wear smartwatch to take a SIM, while the LG V10 is the first phone with two screens on the front.
17 June, 2015
The NHS is planning to put free Wi-Fi in all hospitals and use wearables to monitor patients vital signs as part of its big tech push.
2 June, 2015
Blocks is the Project Ara of wearables - a modular smartwatch that you can customise for your particular needs.
27 May, 2015
We're seeing if a Sony SmartWatch 3 and Sony Xperia Z3 can help two couch potatoes train for Tough Mudder, a brutal 12-mile obstacle course.
8 May, 2015
Wearables are the future. But with the Apple Watch making smartwatches the norm, what does a hyper connected future look like?