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Hands-on review: Fitbit Charge 6
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The Charge 6 comes filled to the brim with features, including more than 40 different exercise modes, built-in GPS, and an ECG heart health reader.
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Zepp Health to launch Amazfit Active Edge smartwatch in Malaysia
Thu, 28th Dec 2023
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Zepp Health gear to launch the rugged yet stylish Amazfit Active Edge smartwatch in Malaysia on 22nd Dec 2023.
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Hands-on review: Tozo S3 Smartwatch and T20 Ear Buds
Thu, 14th Dec 2023
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Golden X1 earbuds and was impressed with the aesthetics, quality, and performance. I leapt at the chance to review the S3 Smart Watch and the T20 Ear Buds.
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Fitbit unveils Charge 6, its most advanced tracker yet
Tue, 17th Oct 2023
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Revolutionising wearable tech, the Fitbit Charge 6 debuts with enhanced heart rate metrics and integrated Google utilities.
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Littlepay revolutionizes bus payment system in Regional NSW
Thu, 12th Oct 2023
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Littlepay links with Transport for NSW to replace paper tickets with contactless payments on Dubbo, Bathurst buses.
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Apple reveals new Watch Series 9 and Watch Ultra 2
Wed, 13th Sep 2023
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Like the iPhone 15 series, the new devices come with a range of upgrades to both the hardware and software, with some exciting new features.
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Samsung powers up its smartwatch and tablet lineup
Fri, 28th Jul 2023
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Samsung has revealed the latest iterations across its range of Galaxy Devices, alongside the launch of Samsung's foldable smartphones.
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Global shipments of wearable devices to rebound in 2023: IDC
Wed, 22nd Mar 2023
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After the market's first-ever contraction in 2022, global shipments of wearables are to reach 442.7 million devices this year, growing 6.3% year over year.
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Hands-on review: Huawei Watch GT 3 Pro
Fri, 11th Nov 2022
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This is the 'Pro' model of the GT 3 series and boasts a premium look and feel. The 46mm watch face is made from titanium which really stands out on the wrist.
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Hands-on review: Huawei Watch Fit 2 and Huawei Band 7
Fri, 19th Aug 2022
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Huawei releases new Watch Fit 2 and Band 7, offering affordable smartwatch and fitness tracker options for summer.
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Hands-on review: Huawei Watch D smart watch
Mon, 15th Aug 2022
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The Huawei Watch D is a strong contender in the premium smart watch market, with innovative features and a sleek design.
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New range of Samsung Smart Watches announced with health focus
Thu, 11th Aug 2022
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Samsung has announced new additions to its SmartWatch portfolio, with the Galaxy Watch5 and Galaxy Watch5 Pro to be released in late August.
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Xreart Studio - Turning old masterpieces into new ones
Wed, 13th Jul 2022
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Xreart Studio repurposes broken gadgets into works of art, turning pre-loved smartphones and game consoles into conversation starters for your space.
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Tyson Beckford partners with Element Case on new AppleWatch band
Thu, 19th May 2022
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Celebrity Tyson Beckford has collaborated with STM Brands' Element Case brand to create a rugged new accessory.
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Google to enter the smartwatch market with the Google Pixel Watch
Fri, 13th May 2022
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Google has provided a first look at its new Google Pixel Watch, which is set to make an entry into the competitive smartwatch market.
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Moochies Connect Phone Watch to help parents keep track of their kids
Wed, 15th Dec 2021
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Ingram Micro secures distribution rights for GPS-enabled wristwatch that allows parents to track their children in New Zealand.
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Bigger display for new Apple Watch Series 7
Wed, 15th Sep 2021
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Apple has today announced the Apple Watch Series 7, featuring a reengineered Always-On Retina display with significantly more screen area and thinner borders.
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Hands-on review: Fitbit Versa 3, the actual star of the smartwatch show
Wed, 25th Nov 2020
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Fitbit Versa 3 impresses with sleek design, improved battery life, and a range of health and fitness features.
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Hands-on review: Fitbit Sense
Mon, 23rd Nov 2020
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This year, Fitbit surprised its fanbase with a brand new watch, the Fitbit Sense. Is it any better than the Versa 2 or 3? Is it worth the new, hefty price tag?.
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Hands-on review: Huawei GT2 Pro - Huawei creates a winner
Tue, 10th Nov 2020
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Huawei's GT2 Pro smartwatch impresses with its design, fitness features and exceptional battery life, making it a strong contender in the market.
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Hands-on review: The Huawei Watch Fit needs a better workout
Mon, 28th Sep 2020
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Huawei's new Watch Fit falls short on design and functionality, making it a tough competitor against Fitbit and Apple.
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Hands-on review: OPPO Watch 2020 gives Apple a run for its money
Thu, 24th Sep 2020
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OPPO's 2020 smartwatch challenges the dominance of the Apple Watch with its sleek design, impressive performance, and full range of features.
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COVID-19 features to drive smartwatch sales
Tue, 15th Sep 2020
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COVID-19 features in smartwatches are set to boost adoption in Asia Pacific, despite reduced consumer spending, says GlobalData.
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COVID-19 features to further drive smartwatch uptake in APAC
Fri, 11th Sep 2020
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COVID-19 pandemic reduces consumer spending on smartwatches, but advanced features may drive adoption in Asia-Pacific, says GlobalData.