Editors' Choice

We review hundreds of products in a wide range of categories each year. Here's the best of the best in wearables.

Garmin Vivosport (2017) review

The Vivosport may look and feel like a simple fitness band, but its onboard tech puts it on a par with many larger, more expensive smartwatches. See Full Review »

Our Score 9

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NYSW GTS Activity Tracker Hybrid Smartwatch Review

  • Looks fantastic
  • Range of body sizes available
  • Clear, easy to read notifications
  • Sapphire glass
  • Competitive price
  • Short battery life
  • Charger feels cheap
  • App needs improvement
Our Score 6

Blocks Core Review

  • Subtle design
  • Easy-to-use modules
  • Decent array of module choice at launch
  • Strong potential for more modules in the future
  • Simple software interface
  • Operating system can be sluggish
  • Depends on more modules launching in the future

Casio Pro Trek Smart WSD-F20 Review

  • Useful outdoor features
  • Solid GPS functionality
  • Clever dual-layer display
  • Android Wear 2.0 offers better user experience
  • Daylong battery
  • No heart-rate monitor
  • Expensive
  • Bulky design, still not fully circular
  • Fickle charging cable
Our Score 6

Kate Spade Scallop Review

  • Pretty, understated design
  • Fun watch faces
  • Slim body and straps
  • Custom watch face app is usable and fun
  • No NFC for Android Pay

Skagen Falster Review

  • Brilliant minimal design
  • Comfortable fit
  • Interchangeable bands
  • Well-designed OLED watch faces
  • No NFC

Fossil Q Explorist Review

  • Stylish design
  • Affordable
  • High-resolution, fully-circular AMOLED display
  • IP67 rating
  • Needs to charge every day
  • No NFC
Our Score 7

Garmin Vivoactive 3 Review

  • Connects to ANT+ sensors
  • Smart Notifications
  • Garmin Pay
  • Weak vibration alert
  • Easy to miss notifications
Our Score 6

Garmin Vivosport Review

  • GPS
  • Heart rate monitoring
  • Smart notifications
  • Slim / lightweight
  • Counts sets and reps
  • Touchy touchscreen
Our Score 9