If you are an android user this is the ultimate combination between smartwatch functionalities and fitness tracking. Its weight is heavier than the Fitbit Ionic watch, Garmin vivoactive 3 and the Apple watch series 3. The design is well made giving the feel of a smartwatch, so you can wear it everywhere in the office or when going out.
The gear sport is water resistant up to 50 meters and can even withstand saltwater. So, you can keep it on while you are swimming in the ocean.
While the fitness characteristics are almost complete for a GPS sports watch. You got the usual metrics tracking, like steps, calories, and sleep, and other sports activities like swimming, cycling, and hiking, and all that via automatic task detection.
Although sleep tracking is not the most accurate, all the other metrics like heart rate are well accurate. A useful characteristic is the ability to directly add calories from the watch, without needing a Smartphone. The smartwatch factors make it a compelling choice for many users, themes like storing music on the watch or using Spotify, or sending and receiving SMS and calls.
With all the customary information’s, and the cherry on top is the potential to use Samsung pay from your wrist. In this watch also Integrated NFC. The software experience is the smoothest on this list with Tizen OS and the easier navigation with the rotating bezel.