In the five years since Apple released its debut Watch, a whole string of wearables has revolutionised the world of workouts.
And let’s be real, given that walking and working out (at home) are pretty much all lockdown 2.0 is enabling you to do right now, it seems a pretty savvy idea to invest in a smart watch which will help you keep up your efforts.
To put a smile on your face - and to help incentivize you - the big brands behind the world’s best smart watches are slashing their prices in honour of this year’s Black Friday.
So, what’re you waiting for? Get ready to get counting those steps!Apple watches are a no-brainer: end-to-end encrypted and slick as anything. With several
There’s a reason Apple’s watches - like the rest of its roster - have reached cult status. The latest of its watch updates can even tell you how much oxygen you currently have in your blood. Seriously high-tech stuff at a fraction of the price.
Apple Watch Series 3 (2018), black - was: £279, now: £199
Apple Watch SE GPS, pink - was: £269, now: £259
Apple Watch Series 5 Cellular - was: £499, now: £429
OPPO’s design comes with targeted work-out modes, five exercise sensors, GPS and GLONASS navigation system, making it your ultimate workout accessory. There are also three colours to choose from (we’ll be treating ourselves to the cream-hued offering.)
OPPO Wearables Watch 41mm - was: £229, now: £194
OPPO Smart Watch 41mm - was: £229, now: £199
OPPO Smart Watch 46mm - was: £374, now: £344
It’s never been easier to keep an eye on our fitness, as well as the ones we love. Monitor your little ones activity levels with the Fourfit Mini 2 kids fitness tracker, which offers information on heart rate tracking and boasts a full colour screen. It’s now £24.99, down from the normal cost of £49.99. What’s more, it’s on a buy one get one free offer for the whole of November, so not only will you get it at half price, but you’ll get a free one too!
Fourfit Mini 2 Smart watch - was: £49.99, now: £24.99
Fourfit Health+ Lung Health Fitness tracker watch - was: £49.99, now: £24
Fourfit Mini - Kids fitness tracker activity watch for children - was: £29.99, now: £18
The Huawei Watch GT 2 is a high-tech combination of a smartwatch and a fitness tracker, as it will also notify you of texts and calls as your phone receives them. Keep it sleek in the brand’s slick black hues, which are enjoying a cut-price reduction this year.
HUAWEI Watch GT2 Pro - was: £299.99, now: £229.99
HUAWI Watch Fit - was: £119.99, now: £89.99
HUAWEI Watch GT2e+ HUAWE Mini Speaker - was: £159.99, now: £999.99
With up to 7 hours of battery life and the ability to pay for your morning coffee using Samsung Pay and order an Uber using the built-in GPS, you’ll never need to carry your phone or wallet ever again! The Samsung Galaxy Watch also comes in three wrist-worthy colours. We’ve got our eyes firmly on the rose gold…
Samsung Galaxy Watch 46mm Silver Bluetooth - was: £279, now: £179
Samsung Gear S3 Frontier Smartwatch - was: £149.95, now: £119.95
Samsung Galaxy Watch 41mm, Black - was: £308.59, now: £261.53
Samsung Galaxy Watch3 – was: £419, now: £349
Thanks to its health and heart rate tracker, you can get daily sleep-quality scores, notifications and 24 hour heart rate information from Fitbit’s Versa 2 model. You’ll also never need to worry about getting caught in a shower, as the Versa 2 - which comes in three different colours - is water-resistant up to 50 metres.
Fitbit Versa 2 – was: £169.99, now: £129.99
Fitbit Health & Fitness Tracker watch - was: £69.99, now: £38.99
Fitbit Charge 4 Advanced Fitness Tracker - was: £129.99, now: £99
FITBIT Ace 2 Kid's Fitness Tracker - Blue & Yellow, Universal - was: £69.99, now: £49.99
FITBIT Charge 4 Fitness Tracker - Black, Universal - was: £129, now: £99
FITBIT Inspire 2 - Desert Rose - was: £89.99, now: £74.99
Garmins’ latest offering is arguably the most high-tech of them all, with heart rate technology and popular route tracking (which will help you to navigate the best local routes wherever you are.) The watch will also issue training status reports to let you know whether you’re overtraining yourself or whether you’re slacking off - personal trainer who?!
Garmin Fenix 5S Plus GPS Watch – was: £569.99, now: £299.99
Garmin Forerunner 45 GPS Running Watch – was: £139, now: £109
Garmin fenix® 5 Plus Multi-Sport GPS Watch + extra QuickFit band - was: £646, now: £369
Garmin Instinct watch - was: £269.99, now: £169
Garmin Vivomove 3S Hybrid Smartwatch - was: £220, now: £139