It’s a past when watches were meant only to show time. We are living in the 21st century where watches are now meant to do lots of more stuff which one would have ever imagined. The giant tech manufacturers have innovated smart watches which could make calls, receive calls, check emails and more. Watches, which were conceived only a wearable accessory few years back is now called a smart-wearable device.
All you need to do is connect a smart watch to your Smartphone, after which you can do many tasks like picking up calls and checking mails on your smart-watch without taking your Smartphone out of your pocket or bag.
If you are planning to buy a smart watch, here we bring you Top Smart Watches that you can buy in India:
#1 Samsung Galaxy Gear
Samsung Galaxy Gear boasts an attractive and appealing design. It is powered by Google’s Android 4.3 Jelly Bean OS. It can be connected with only selected Android operating system running Smartphones. If you own an iPhone, then Galaxy Gear is not for you as it is not compatible with iOS devices. In future, it can be connected with Android Smartphones having Bluetooth v4.0 on their board. It is available with a price tag of Rs.22, 900.
- 1.63 inch Super AMOLED Display
- 800MHz Dual Core Processor
- Android 4.3 Jelly Bean
- 1.9 Megapixels Camera
- Accelerometer & Gyroscope
- 315mAH Lithium Ion Battery
#2 Sony SmartWatch 2
This is an updated variant of Sony SmartWatch. The SmartWatch 2 is equipped with NFC feature. However, it is still not compatible with iOS devices. It also boasts an amazing design. You can check mails, notifications, view sms, receive calls, access music player and Facebook on this SmartWatch 2. Also adding to your happiness, Sony SmartWatch 2 is completely waterproof. It is priced at Rs.14, 990.
- 1.6 inch LCD Display
- 200MHz Processor
- Compatible with Android 4.0 ICS and above
#3 I’m Watch
The I’m Watch can be connected with Google’s Android, Apple’s iOS and BlackBerry 10 operating system running smartphones. This Smart Watch runs on a customized Android version named as I’m Droid. You can download apps from a dedicated market store called as I’market. You can check notifications, Facebook, Twitter, e-mails and messages on this Smart Watch. It is priced at Rs.13, 999.
- Compatible with Android, iOS & BlackBerry 10
- 1.5-inch (240×240 pixels) Display
- Bluetooth Connectivity
- Dedicated marketplace
#4 Casio G-Shock GB 6900AB-1
Casio’s G-Shock is a very successful brand name. This Smart Watch is added with Bluetooth 4.0 to make it more functional. However, this Smart watch is only compatible with iOS 5.1 and above running Apple iPhones. You cannot connect your Android Smartphone with this Smart Watch. It is priced at Rs.9, 995.
- Compatible: iOS 5.1 & above
- Water Resistant
- >LED backlight
- 5 Alarm Settings, Countdown timer, Stopwatch & More
#5 – Sony SmartWatch (Older generation)
Although Sony has launched an updated variant of this Smart Watch with NFC feature, but this only has still managed to grab a position in our list. This is the cheapest Smart Watch in our list. If you need a pocket friendly Smart Watch featuring access to Google Maps, music player, receiving calls, viewing messages and email, then Sony SmartWatch is meant for you. It is available at Rs.7, 999.
- 1.3 inch OLED Display
- Compatible: Android OS only
- Access Social Networks
- Bluetooth Connectivity
- Dust & Splash Proof
- USB Charging