There is no doubt that the Apple Watch is the most popular smartwatch around, but it is not the only fantastic option on the market. It might surprise you just how many other fabulous smartwatches out there that actually rival the famous Apple's.
The one big problem with the Apple Watch, especially the Series-4 is that it is pricey. People want it, but the watch is definitely a luxury many people can't afford. Thankfully, other smartwatches are just as stylish and functional on the market but at a more reasonable price.
Michael Kors is known for his glamorous shoes and handbags, but the high-end brand also has a smartwatch. Access Runway has the classic Michael Kors look and is powered by powered by WearOS by Google. It comes with workout features such as heart-rate tracking and swim-proof functionality as well as untethered GPS. Plus, these beauties are priced at $250, but based on our research, they are on sale a lot, so you might be able to buy one for under $200.
Another favorite brand that you would not necessarily associate with a smartwatch is Kate Spade. The Touchscreen watch is the most adorable one on the market. Its design is the best around, and it has fantastic functions to boot. Step, calorie, and sleep tracking are the fitness options, but there is also Bluetooth connectivity, music playing, message, app alerts, and phone call functions. You can have a Touchscreen of your own for the price of $275, which is well under the price of the Apple Watch.
Fossil is known for excellent quality watches. Therefore, it does not come as a surprise the company has their version of a smartwatch. Q Venture HR too is WearOS by Google, which means it is capable of text message notification, has Google Assistant and maps, even Google Play is a function on this bad boy. The fitness functions include heart-rate tracking, untethered GPS, and waterproof functionality. It is priced just right too, starting at $255 — not a bad deal for the capabilities of the smartwatch.
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