Nokia Steel HR makes a debut in the US, available for $180 and up

Looking for a Christmas gift for a tech-loving female family member or friend? Then you might want to take a look at the Nokia Steel HR hybrid smartwatch which just went on sale in the US. Pricing starts at $180, depending on the variant you purchase. Customers can pick between a 36mm variant, which is […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Razer announces its first Razer Phone for gamers

Razer has been solidifying itself as a gaming company, from the moment it acquired Android-based console maker Ouya, released its Razer Serval gaming controller at Google Play, to the creation of its Nabu watch that’s “smart, but not a smartwatch.” The company known for its living room push, even with Android TV, has made no […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear Sport and Gear IconX 2018 are now available for pre-order in the US

Announced back at IFA 2017, the Samsung Gear Sport smartwatch and Gear IconX 2018 are finally up for pre-order in the US starting today. The products are due to hit retail shelves on October 27. Samsung’s latest Tizen smartwatch is offered with a $299.99 price tag. For this amount of money, users will get an […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The IoT smartwatch, LooK, is the one to rule them all

Smartwatches are considered to be “ideal” if they are thin, light, and luxurious without the “geek” look. While an appealing design could be important to their penetration in the wearables market, some consumers believe this push on the design/form factor has come at the expense of functionality. You can’t judge a book by its cover, […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Grab the ZTE Quartz smartwatch with 75% off from T-Mobile

Fancy a super affordable Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch? At launch, the ZTE Quartz was already one of the most wallet-friendly Android Wear wearables out there. Back in April, T-Mobile – which holds exclusively over the device – announced it will start offering the Quartz for $199 a pop. Now for a limited time you’ll be […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The Arrow smartwatch puts a 360 rotating HD camera on your wrist

Smartwatch manufacturers are still having a hard time attracting customers towards the niche, but some still believe a market for intelligent timepieces exists. It’s the case of Lost Angeles-based startup Arrow which has successfully funded a smartwatch on Indiegogo. The product is called the Arrow smartwatch and interestingly, comes including a 360 rotating HD camera. […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

B&O Play debuts an expensive pair of wireless earbuds

Don’t like the new Samsung Gear IconX 2018 wireless earbuds for some reason? Well, maybe you’ll prefer what B&O Play has to offer instead. At IFA, the audio specialist unveiled a pair of wireless earbuds called simply E8. Naturally, they look pretty sleek lined with aluminum and coming with a premium leather case, but the […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

These headphones use AI to protect your hearing [Indiegogo]

There’s no arguing about it – AI is the next big thing in tech and it’s everywhere. We have AI-powered virtual assistants living in our phones, smartwatches, fridges and soon everywhere else. That’s why it’s not a surprise that Japanese/US consumer electronics brand, Nakamichi created a new pair of wireless headphones called Edge, which apparently […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The best deals from Amazon Prime Day

Amazon’s third annual Prime Day is here and with it comes some big savings. If you’re looking to pick up some electronics, you are definitely in luck. Smartphones, smartwatches, televisions, tablets, video games, and toys are all on sale, plus a ton more. Here are some of the better deals we’ve come across so far. […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Samsung Gear S3 could soon gain a Spotify offline mode

Users have been able to use Spotify on their Gear S3 and Gears S2 smartwatch ever since last year. Now Samsung has accidentally revealed a possible update that’s coming to the Gear S3 smartwatch – Spotify offline playback support. Which means you’ll be able to download songs from Spotify for later listening. The Korea tech […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Turn any watch into a smartwatch with this $39 buckle

Don’t want to pay $250+ on a smartwatch? You shouldn’t, especially when you have a perfectly good “dumb” watch sitting on your wrist. With the help of this Kickstarter project, you will be able to get the smartwatch experience on your normal watch. Well, sort of. Just add this intelligent buckle and you’ll be good […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This Android Wear app wants to help you quit smoking

Smartwatches were supposed to be the next big thing, but sadly not many customers are willing to pay $200+ for a wrist-bound device that mainly counts steps and relays notifications from your smartphone. Still artificial intelligence startup Kiwi has found a way to make smartwatches more useful. It developed an app exclusively for Android Wear […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Kickstarter darling Ticwatch 2 is all the watch you need, just $169.99

Suffice to say, smartwatches and Android Wear haven’t taken off quite like many expected. Not for features or functionality, but largely because of price and user needs. In short, a lot of us don’t necessarily need everything that comes with Android Wear. Instead, we’re content with activity trackers and wearables with notifications. Last summer saw […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This gorgeous Pokemon watch will cost you an arm and a leg

Do you find smartwatches dull? How about an analog watch that can attest your love for tech? Swiss watchmaker Romain Jerome has something you might find quite interesting. The timepiece maker has created the epitome of Pokemon merchandise – a super expensive luxury watch called the Tourbillion Pokemon. And listen to this, the product is […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Verizon’s Wear24 smartwatch goes on sale sans NFC

Fancy an Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch? Starting today, you will be able to grab Verizon’s exclusive Wear24 intelligent timepiece for $349 outright or $299 with the customary two-year contract. The Wear24 seems like a pretty decent smartwatch with its circular 1.39-inch AMOLED display with 400 x 400 resolution and 290 ppi, as well as a […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Huawei Watch 2 Android Wear 2.0 update rolling out

For those anxiously awaiting the new Android Wear 2.0 update to arrive on their Huawei Watch 2, the wait is now over. Owners on Reddit of the new Huawei Watch 2 have reported that they are seeing a new update available to bring the smartwatch to the latest and greatest version of Android Wear. Android […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Verizon’s own Wear24 smartwatch to become available May 11

When Android Wear 2.0 was first introduced back in February, Verizon announced its exclusive Wear24 smartwatch as one of the first devices to take advantage of Google’s latest wearable OS. Originally the carrier said the Wear24 will become available for purchase in March, but for one reason or another the wearable got delayed. Now, in […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear 2.0 update rollout delayed due to bug

Originally Google announced Android Wear 2.0 will make it out sometime during fall 2016. But that didn’t end up being the case. Actually it took the search giant another few months to finally officially launch the new wearable platform in February 2017. Smartwatch owners breathed a sigh of relief, especially since Google also outed the […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

The Gear S3 Classic will now be LTE-enabled, and Samsung teases concept smartwatches

At Baselworld 2017, Samsung has announced the Gear S3 Classic will be getting an upgrade to include LTE connectivity. The company also showed off a few concepts including a smart pocket watch. SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

ZTE’s Quartz smartwatch with Android Wear 2.0 leaks out

ZTE’s upcoming Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch has been rumored for quite a while now. We know it’s named Quartz and that it will come boasting a circular display and supposedly a long battery life. Well today the folks of Android Police bring us more news about the watch in questions (and new pictures too). According […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

Android Wear 2.0 gets even more fashionable on the Guess Connect smartwatch

Recently we told you that luxury brands Montblanc and Tag Heurer launched two new Android Wear 2.0 aimed for premium customers. Now American clothing brand and retailer, Guess has joined the race with an Android Wear 2.0 smartwatch of its own. Actually the smartwatch represents a refreshed version of the previous Guess Connect watch. It […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]

This smartwatch wants you to spend more time with people who matter

Technology affects our social life and social skills. Armed with a smartphone and apps like Tinder, WhatsApp and Facebook, people don’t even need to go out into the real world to have a conversation anymore. But what if we told you not all forms of technology promote social segregation? Some actually want to combat it. […] SOURCE: AndroidGuys - Read entire story here. [Read Entire Story]