2016 in Review: What was the Best Smartwatch of 2016?

2016 in Review: What was the Best Smartwatch of 2016?

As we enter the final days of the year, it’s time to get your opinion on all the events, news, releases and controversies that we witnessed so far in 2016.

Moving on from flagships, midrange and budget smartphones, we move our discussion over to smartwatches. We didn’t see too many smartwatches this year as users re-evaluated their needs, but there were some new additions to the short list of Android Wear’s lineup. Even within the notable releases, Android Wear went head-to-head to against several other watch OS’s to fight for a place on our wrists.

Smartwatches released this year include:

So, our question to you is,

What was the best smartwatch released in 2016? What set this smartwatch apart from the rest of the competition? Do you consider this smartwatch a luxury product? What should its successor include or improve upon?

Let us know in the comments below!

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Aamir Siddiqui
Aamir Siddiqui

I am a tech journalist with XDA since 2015, while being a qualified business-litigation lawyer with experience in the field. A low-end smartphone purchase in 2011 brought me to the forums, and it's been a journey filled with custom ROMs ever since. When not fully dipped in smartphone news, I love traveling to places just to capture pictures of the sun setting. You can reach out to me at [email protected]