Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch Reviewed

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The Samsung Galaxy Smartwatch is built to last. Whether you love to go for a swim, long run, or want to know how you are sleeping this watch can help you track it all. Built by a brand that knows technology, this smartwatch gives you data that is exceptionally accurate. You will be getting all of the basic features you would expect from any half-decent fitness tracker. There are also quite a few advanced features to keep you a step ahead of the fitness tracking curve. Trying to lose weight, build muscle, or simply maintain a healthy lifestyle can be very difficult. When you have the ability to see where your performance is improving it can truly help you stay motivated towards crushing your goals. This option is more durable than many other options available to you. The screen is made of Gorilla glass to ensure it can withstand your toughest activities. It is quite compatible with a variety of devices. This is, obviously, convenient and an aspect well-appreciated by customers. There are quite a few band options with this watch so it is easy to keep you looking stylish while you track your fitness. Overall, this is a great watch that offers a good variety of tracking features to fit into your life seamlessly.

Editor's Pros & Cons
  • Insane Battery Life
  • Stylish Design
  • Simple To Connect
  • Comes With User Manual
  • Large Face
  • Waterproof
  • Exceptionally Durable
  • Two Sizes Available
  • Expensive
  • Inaccurate Heart Rate Monitor


Samsung is a leader in all things electronics. If you are not familiar with this brand’s name then you are likely living in a third-world country. They offer a variety of unique electronics to suit your busy lifestyle. From cell phones to headphones they have you covered. Samsung has proven themselves time and again. With products that are obviously well-tested and thought out, people across the globe have been trusting them for years. In terms of fitness, their trackers, app, and earbuds can be just what you need to take your game to the next level. Helping to keep you motivated by showing where your performance is improving and where it may be lacking. Overall, when you invest in a Samsung product you know you will be getting one that is technologically sound and made of some of the best materials you could ask for.

Basic Features

When you buy a fitness tracker there are certain features that are expected and from a brand, like Samsung, you will get all of them. With a smartwatch, you will have the ability to keep track of your steps, your calories, and your sleep patterns. Sleep pattern tracking is not a basic feature on all fitness trackers but it absolutely is from the ones that are the best of the best. You'll be able to sync wirelessly to your mobile device. In addition, you will be able to set daily goals for yourself for things like how many steps you wish to take. There are a variety of different Fitness activities that you will also have the ability to track. This includes things like running, biking, climbing, and swimming. Swimming is another one of those areas you don't always have the ability to track depending on your fitness tracker. Customers are pleased that this option can do so much.

Advanced Features

While the basic features of this item are awesome the advanced features are absolutely stellar. This option offers you've guided breathing to help you find Center when your day is more than you can handle. It will also immediately start tracking certain workouts as you begin them. For those of you that love to go for long runs, it has capabilities of navigation. as previously noted, it is safe to wear in the water which means you'll be able to track your swims. This device will also allow you to take phone calls end reply to your text messages. In addition, this watch has the ability to access Samsung pay. This means you will be able to make a payment by simply touching your wrist. The Galaxy watch also gives you a look at what your day has to bring. You will be able to easily look at your schedule and pay attention to what activities you have coming up. Another feature consumers really love is the fact that they have total control over the music they need to really succeed in their workouts.


Overall, customers are very pleased with the accuracy of the smartwatch. It has been noted that there seem to be issues with the heart rate monitor portion of tracking. While this is unfortunate it is not atypical of this type of device. It basically shines everywhere else. You will have an accurate measurement of most of your fitness related activities, sleep patterns, and daily life. It is simple while using this device, to keep an accurate measurement of how many calories you have consumed as well as how many you have burned throughout a day. When you can keep track of so many different aspects of your diet and exercise routine it is easy to stay on track. Having true accountability is difficult but becomes much easier when you take advantage of what a smartwatch has to offer.


This product comes with a wireless charging station. What this means is you will simply have to set your watch on top of it while it's plugged in and it will charge. It appears that most customers get a few days out of each charge. This, of course, depends on how you are using your device. If you're making a lot of phone calls or receiving a lot of text messages and responding to them you may not get search longevity out of each charge. The average user can expect about three days worth of use before meeting to charge their Smartwatch again. This is quite a bit longer than most others offer and, obviously, and asked back to customers truly appreciate. Overall charging is easy and convenient.


This item is very compatible with a variety of devices. Obviously, it is going to work best with a Samsung phone. However, you will be able to use this with any Android or iPhone device. There are no major complaints from iPhone users when trying to pair the SmartWatch with their phone. It has been noted by customers that it seems to be a bit simpler with this option than others they have tried in the past. It is important to note that if you are using a much older smartphone you may have more issues and in fact may not be able to use this at all. This is common among devices such as this. There has been noting from customers that off-brand phones also have a bit of trouble using this device. Overall, this is not horribly common and most people will have no issue at all.


This product gives you more in terms of versatility than many others. You'll be able to easily connect and you won't have to have your phone attached to you to stay in the loop of what's going on in your life. You will have access to your text messages and phone calls. In addition, you'll be able to track a huge variety of activities to help you see how great your fitness plan is or where it may be lacking. In addition, you'll be able to track things like swimming which you typically have to buy a special device for. This watch is available in two different sizes which makes it more versatile and fit into your daily routine regardless of if you're at the office or out for a run. You'll also be able to keep track of your heart rate, sleep patterns, steps, in calories burned throughout the day. These are all excellent aspects that help to keep you on track.


This is a very comfortable option. There are a variety of different bands and materials to ensure that you can find exactly what you need to do be truly comfortable by wearing this all the time. They offer options in Metal, leather, synthetic leather, and silicone. These are pretty standard options for higher-end fitness tracker bands. The fact that you can exchange them out so easily will make this option fit into your life more simply. You'll be able to wear this at home, in the office, or while out on the town. There are two band sizes available in some customers have mentioned the smallest one is still a bit big on very tiny wrists. This can leave to some extra movement but overall does not seem to cause discomfort.


There are many advantages that come to wearing this option by Samsung. You'll be able to track more activities more accurately. This will give you a much better picture of what your daily fitness looks like. In addition, you will be able to transition seamlessly from day to night with a variety of bands that are offered. This option is truly durable. When you live an active lifestyle you need to buy electronics that can stand the test of time and this Choice really well. You will never have to worry about being out of contact with what's going on during your day or in your life. This option will keep you truly connected and even allow you to make phone calls and respond to text messages all well not needing to worry about where your phone is. This brand also has excellent customer service so if you run into any trouble they will be there to help you out.


The biggest disadvantage in this product is the inaccuracy of the heart rate monitor. If this is an important feature for you, you may want to look elsewhere as it does not always give an accurate read. Unfortunately, this seems to be an issue with many of the leading fitness trackers and hopefully, in the future, we will see it improve. The other complaint we see from users has to do with the battery life. This is a bit subjective considering we don't know how they are using their device or how many messages and phone calls they are receiving. It is important to note that if you take care of your battery it will last longer. You can do this by maintaining good charging practices and turning off the extra features when you aren't using them. Overall, there are not many disadvantages to using this product.


This is an exceptionally high-quality item. The technology that has gone into it as sound and from a brand that we trust for just this type of thing. The bands that are used are also of very good quality and offer great longevity of use. Another place to look at quality is in the app that is associated with the Smartwatch. Customers are exceptionally satisfied with it and find that it is very easy to use. You will get a lot of really cool Advanced features that can make your daily life easier and staying on track with your fitness or weight-loss goals a breeze. Consumers are very pleased with the overall quality of this device and the capability that it offers.


The value of an item consists of a variety of different aspects. Price, is naturally, something that should be looked at. This Fitness tracker is very expensive. Not every budget will be able to afford it. For those of you that can, it could take a decent chunk out of your savings account. However, when you look at all of the features that you get with this item it is easy to see why so many feel that it is a great value. With extras like guided breathing exercises and swim tracking, you get more bang for your buck when you're buying this product as opposed to others. This as part of the reason that we agree with consumers that this product is a great value. It is very durable so you won't have to worry about breaking your device after making such a large investment for it.

Bottom Line

When you can work this option into your budget you will be left with a very accurate Fitness tracker that can help keep you on the track towards becoming truly healthy. You'll be able to see how well you're sleeping and how that impacts your energy levels throughout the day. In addition, being able to see how many calories you're burning can help keep you on track with your diet. There are a plethora of options for tracking while using this device. On top of that, keeps you truly connected with the real world which can improve overall time management throughout your day. So, while it is a bit pricey we feel as if it is a great investment. If you decide to give it a try we are certain you won't be disappointed.