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80
$350
Editors' Choice Award
If you don't mind the rather ostentatious size, the Galaxy is one of the best watches we have seen so far
79
$400
Editors' Choice Award
If you want a top-notch watch to pair with your iPhone, the Series 5 is the best you can get
77
$300
Great for Samsung phones, pleasing aesthetics, almost the best
74
$300
It's hard to do better than the Active2 if you don't have an iPhone, especially if you like a slimmer watch
73
$200
For those that found the flagship Gear S3 to cumbersome, the Gear Sport is a smaller version that focused more on fitness tracking than smart functions
63
$200
If you love all the fitness challenges and competitions offered by Fitbit but want smart features as well, the Versa 2 is the watch for you
59
$275
While this watch looks great, it is a bit expensive and didn't score all that well
58
$250
The Fitbit Ionic shows plenty of promise, but is dragged down by its limited set of smart functions at launch
57
$200
If you want a great value option, but are looking to pay a bit more to upgrade, then the C2 might be the watch for you
55
$200
Finishing close to the back of the group, the Watch GT Classic gave an overall lackluster set of results
52
$160
Best Buy Award
If you are looking for a solid smartwatch without blowing your budget, then the TicWatch E2 is our top recommendation