The wearables market has exploded in recent years and there are a plethora of options available to choose from in terms of smartwatches. Smartwatches don’t just simply alert you when someone calls you or texts you. It also allows you to track fitness, view notifications and send responses quickly without even looking at your smartphone.
There are multiple smartwatches available in the market right now but not all of them come with the feature to manage your calls or text messages. We have curated a list of smartwatches from budget to premium that can provide you with fitness tracking as well as calling functionality on a compact display.
1. Honor Magic Watch 2
This smartwatch from Honor sports a 46mm full touch screen AMOLED display that will provide you with good visibility under direct sunlight. You can easily receive your calls with Bluetooth connectivity, answer them, decline them, or even put the calls in waiting and record conversations. It also helps you stay healthy and achieve your fitness goals with the help of its 100+ workout moves which include different running options for effective training and monitoring.
There is also a spo2 meter that can detect your oxygen saturation status, it includes a stress test, heart rate monitor for real-time tracking, sleep monitoring, and a dual satellite positioning system. It comes backed by a 455 mAh battery that provides the runtime for up to 14 days which will save you the hassle of charging the watch frequently. The watch also comes with 4GB of inbuilt storage which you can use to store your favourite songs.
2. Fitbit sense
This is more of a premium option that comes with a beautiful design and calling feature that can be proved quite useful. The Fitbit Sense provides you with the feature of managing your calls while driving or in other situations where you can’t use your phone. You can also use a range of different activities such as stress tracker, EDA sensor, sleep tracker, spo2 meter find my phone, built-in GPS, and much more that can skyrocket your productivity.
You can also take advantage of its full-fledged fitness programs and exercise properly as a part of its 6 months free trial of the Fitbit premium. Fitbit Sense works well with both iOS and Android. Using the watch you can also monitor your body temperature with its skin temperature sensor or check in to the ECG app to check whether it is normally high or low. The battery provided here can last you up to 6 days and the watch takes about 120 minutes to charge completely. You can also use voice assistants like Siri, Google Assistant, and Alexa with the watch.
3. OnePlus Watch
The OnePlus smartwatch comes in a 46 mm dial with a 2.5D curved AMOLED display. The watch has IP68 water and dust resistance which means you won’t have to protect it from minor splashes of water dust or sweat. It has a battery that can last up to 14 hours and provide you with long enough duration to handle your notifications calling and different workout activities. It can also remotely control your smartphone’s camera and comes with over 110 workout modes if you are a fitness enthusiast.
There is also a spo2 health monitor and heart rate tracker that will keep an eye on your oxygen levels and heartbeat throughout the day and notify you when either of them falls out of normal range. It is very lightweight and comes with a fluoroelastomer band which provides great comfort even if you wear it while sleeping. It also comes with 4GB of standalone storage which you can use to store up to 500 songs.
4. Samsung Galaxy Watch 4
The Galaxy Watch 4 is the most premium Android smartwatch in this category. It comes with a lot of improvements over its predecessor launched in 2018. It has a dazzling design, a bright and vivid display, longer battery life, and 120+ workout modes that will help you track your progress across a wide range of activities. It also has advanced health monitoring features like sleep tracking, a blood oxygen meter, and a 24/7 heart rate monitor tracker. You also get 1GB of RAM and 16GB of internal storage through which you can install various apps and store your music also.
There’s also an LTE version that can enable you to make and receive calls without an event connecting to your smartphone. It has a 340mAh battery that could provide you with a battery life of upto 3 days by using all the features. The Galaxy Watch 4 comes in two variants one of 40mm and one with 44mm dial size with the option of LTE models for both sizes.
5. Apple Watch Series 7
This year’s Apple watch includes many significant upgrades over last year’s Apple Watch Series 6. It includes both a larger body and a bigger display with minimal bezels. Along with physical improvements, it also includes an always-on display and blood oxygen monitor. It includes features like fall detection and also provides you with insights into the quality of your sleep. You can use the watch to listen to over 75 million songs from the Apple Music app services.
Talking more about the design you have an endless choice of seamless strap designs and you can even change your watch face to compliment your outfit or mood with just a few clicks. If things get a bit out of hand you can also use Apple’s in-build voice assistant Siri to get things done like accessing your mails, typing messages, or even responding to calls via the watch only.