Wearables & Fitness
Acticheck Assure Review

Hands-on with the personal alarm smartband At a time when it feels like we're being swamped by fitness trackers and smartwatches, it’s refreshing to find a wearable that goes way beyond counting steps or telling you your last hilarious tweet just got retweeted.The Acticheck Assure is a wrist-worn band p
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Garmin Vivoactive Review

After the Gamin Vivofit and then the more smartwatch-like VivoSmart, it's probably no surprise that the navigation kit-makers have now unveiled its very first smart watch. The Garmin Vivoactive goes on sale for £199 or £249 bundled with a heart rate monitor in April this year. Like its Forerunner and Fe
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Alcatel OneTouch Watch Review

Alcatel OneTouch Watch – First Impressions from CES 2015The wearables market continues to grow at a phenomenal rate and now, with the foundations set, a new era of copycat devices has begun. Taking more than a few design pointers from certain market leaders, the Alcatel OneTouch Watch falls firmly withi
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Parrot Zik Sport Review

Parrot Zik Sport – First Impressions from CES 2015If there's one thing you can say about Parrot, it's that it's not afraid to mix things up. One moment it's making drones, the next it's trying to keep your plants alive. The French company is now turning its attention to Bluetooth sports headphones. Cert
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Withings Activité Review

Hands-on: An activity tracker for watch fansThere's only so many gadgets you can wear on your wrist before you start looking silly – a fact resident TrustedReviews wearable expert Michael Sawh can verify. The answer, obviously, is to combine two into one. That's what the Withings Activité does. But wher
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Garmin Fenix 3 Review

Garmin Fenix 3 – First Impressions from CES 2015Sports watches have tended to be a little lacking in the looks department, to the point where you really have to be dedicated to use them as everyday watches. That’s something Garmin's been trying to fix with its Fenix line of watches, and the latest versi
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Sony SmartBand Talk Review

What is the Sony SmartBand Talk SWR30?The SmartBand Talk is Sony’s latest wearable tracker, following in the footsteps of the original Sony SmartBand. It tracks more than most, however, as it records how much time you spend listening to music, reading, snapping photos, browsing photos and more, in addit
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Fitbit Surge Review

Fitbit Surge – First ImpressionsThe Fitbit Surge is the fitness-focused smartwatch that had to happen. As the likes of the Misfit Flash proved last year, basic activity tracking can now be done on the cheap. Fitbit’s ‘super watch’ promises to do much more than the company's previous trackers, adding the
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Polar A300 Review

Polar A300 – First ImpressionsThe Polar A300 looks like just another one of Polar’s sports watches – but it’s actually far more basic. It’s an activity tracker at heart, like the Polar Loop, with neither GPS nor heart-rate monitoring. The latter function is supported via Polar’s excellent H7 heart-rate
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Asus ZenWatch Review

What is the Asus ZenWatch?The Asus ZenWatch is the company’s first foray into smartwatches, and is another to use Google's Android Wear platform.The ZenWatch stakes a strong claim for being the most stylish smartwatch currently available, and if you're prepared to live with the quirks of Android Wear, i
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Sony SmartWatch 3 Review

What is the Sony SmartWatch 3?The SmartWatch 3, as the name suggests, is Sony’s latest attempt at a wrist-wrapping wearable. It’s the fourth ‘smartphone companion’ the company’s come up with, if you include the LiveView.This time, Sony has ditched its previous Android-based operating system in favour of
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