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25 January, 2018
The smartwatch that’s a personal fitness coach on your wrist…
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...
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.
6 January, 2016
Samsung has confirmed the Gear S2 smartwatch is still on track to get Samsung Pay and iOS support this year. Find out more here.
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.
19 November, 2015
We asked one of The Lowdown’s reviewers to spend a week with the Samsung Gear S2 smartwatch.
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.
20 August, 2015
The new Sony SmartBand 2 has an advanced heart rate monitor, automatic sleep tracking and 2-day battery life so you can get more insights into your health.
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.
4 June, 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…
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.