Choosing the best smartwatch of the year 2016 becomes all the more challenging and exhaustive due to the continuous entry of new models from renowned brands. Motorola, LG, Apple, Pebble, Tag Heuer, Sony, Samsung, etc. will fight it out to introduce the best smartwatch of the year of 2016.
Tag Heuer Connected
Powered by Intel & designed to perfection as usual, this device by Tag Heuer comes at a whopping price tag of $1,500. Much famed for being the best Android wear device till date, it’s the best built watch that offers highest quality.
Having the credit of being the first wearable, Apple Watch also has a superior design and built. Priced at $349, it will be available in 2 sizes of 38mm and 42mm respectively. The overall look of this treasured watch becomes far more captivating when complemented with an Apple watch strap to give that “complete” look to one’s style quotient.
Samsung Gear S2
Keeping the astonishing & tactile rotating bezel as its secret weapon, Samsung Gear S2 is a known rival to many for its much famed battery life. The standard gear is priced at $299.99 whereas the cellular version that includes the GPS features will come at a higher price.
LG Watch Urbane
With silver and gold models on its platter, Urbane from LG flaunts an eye-caching round bezel. The standard version which has a classy shape & extra buttons on the body is priced at $349. On the contrary, the Urbane Luxe version comes in a gold watchcase of 23 karats. Priced at $1,200, its finishing touch is handcrafted with an alligator’s leather strap.
Moto 360 2
Apart from being offered in two variants that of 42mm & 46mm, Moto 360 2 will be seen in two different sized displays of 1.37 or 1.56-inch respectively. Priced at $299.99 & based on different band sizes, one has the luxury of choosing between diverse straps, colours, finishes & bezels, finishes in combinations.
Moto 360 Sport
Having rubbed off the GPS features from Sony, Moto 360 Sport comes with an in-built Moto body app. Priced at $299, this device boasts about its AnyLight LCD display which is adaptable with ease, well backlit when the lights are dim & effortlessly readable even in bright sunny days.
Pebble Time Steel
With the launch of Pebble Time steel, this watch will give looks, style and comfort a new definition. Additionally, it comes with an extra 1mm which makes it more spacious for larger battery to run for 10 days. Priced at $249.99, this watch in future will be known for it long lasting battery.
Sony SmartWatch 3
Having envied most of its rivals, Sony SmartWatch 3 comes with a built-in GPS and the steel edition gives this watch a classic touch. Priced at $249, one can pair this brilliant piece with their wireless headphones for some beats on the run.
Huawei’s Android Wear is a great watch for great personalities. Its impressive 1.4 inches screen which is 400×400 in size is combined with the contrast ratio of 10,000:1. Offering the highest density on an Android wear with a count of 286ppi, Huawei’s Android Wear is going to be one of the best looking watches of 2016. Priced at $349, it is a sharp and clear designed watch with 360 degree visuals.
For all the active sports enthusiasts, Garmin Vivoactive serves as the best choice. Priced at $249.99, users’ sports tracking will go smoother than their expectations with Garmin Vivoactive.
Even though many watches will keep rolling in the year 2016, a lot of research and detailed study has been done in order to give the users a “Best Buy” option. Having said that, no matter whichever of these smart watches one opts for, it is still going to be one of the best smart watches of 2016.