Discover a large selection of VR connected watches that we have tried for you, tested and approved. In this comprehensive guide you will find different VR connected watches for many different uses: Classic virtual reality connected watches, ideal for receiving your smartphone notifications directly to your wrist, watches specially designed for women with a more refined style but with full functionality or watches for children or sport. There are many models on the industry of Bluetooth / Wi-Fi / 3G / 4G watches so be sure to compare the advantages and disadvantages.
The best-connected VR watches of the moment
Samsung Gear S3 Frontier
Produced by Samsung, this excellent quality watch is packed with innovative features. The connected clock runs on Android Wear and has connectivity Bluetooth and Wi-Fi and will accompany you efficiently in all your travels! With its high-quality Oled screen, Call’s smartwatch is particularly bright and precise. Of course, you benefit from a large number of applications virtual reality compatible with Watch OS and your smartphones and tablet Apple.
Apple Watch 2
For Apple enthusiasts and people who want perfect compatibility with their application, computer, and smartphone, the Vr Apple Watch 2 is the ultimate wristwatch. The connected watch Apple Watch 2 is packed with technology, waterproof up to 50 meters you can even take it with you when you practice swimming. Of course with this watch, you also get integrated GPS and full functionality
Samsung Gear S3 Classic
The VR Gear S3 Classic is identical to the Frontier regarding hardware and features. The significant differences between these two models of watches are therefore of aesthetic order. The VR S3 is the best watch we’ve tried this is the watch of choice for people on Android Wear. The case of the S Classic is metal, and you can always choose from a large number of customizable bracelets as for the Frontier the S3 Classic watch is still equipped with Tizen, GPS, barometer, altimeter, and Wi-Fi integrated (No free 4G on this Classic version, available only on the Frontier). And still this superb autonomy of 4 days, enough not to tear your hair to recharge your connected watch every day!
The VR Motorola Moto 360 is a watch with a particularly attractive design, it exists in several versions and will suit both women and men. This VR watch runs on Android Wear and is therefore compatible with a large number of applications. Its autonomy of 2 days is enough not to fall out of battery, but it will not forget to recharge the evening via its base using the technology QI (magnetic induction). It has the latest technological advances in connected watches such as the touchscreen, Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, GPS and heart rate monitor in its sports version.
Fossil Q Founder
The VR Fossil Q Founder connected watch is a simple and effective Android connected clock that does not provide as much functionality as the best watches of the moment. It is rather voluminous and imposing but remains in the style of Fossil watches namely beautiful objects class. VR The fossil Q Founder does not have micro-USB plugs, so its 400 mAh battery is rechargeable by induction. For autonomy, you have a full day of use before having to recharge. This watch does not have all the assets of a Samsung Gear S3, but its price is very reasonable. A great way to access your first connected watch without putting a fortune on the table.
Sony Smartwatch 3
The VR Sony Smartwatch 3 is a robust and imposing connected watch that offers an integrated GPS, interesting not to have to activate that of your smartphone. Its smart screen adjusts the brightness according to the room in which you are to provide a perfect reading of the information on the screen. The VR Sony Smartwatch 3 is a solid watch that will accompany you everywhere, waterproof up to 50 meters and equipped with Bluetooth connectivity, a built-in GPS chip and a battery life of more than two days which makes it a watch connected the most autonomous of the moment.
Withings Activity Pop
Withings Activity Pop is both a watch and a connected bracelet, so you can check the time as a classic watch but also measure your physical activity whether during the day and the sport and your sleep phases. Unlike a virtual reality connected bracelet it has a battery life of more than eight months, so never be bothered by battery problems. It is perfect for measuring your sports activities and your sleep. All this information is transmitted to the application via Bluetooth, and you can use the different data to get a better understanding of your body. This watch has a relatively simple and classic design that will appeal to both men and women.
In conclusions, to know before buying your VR connected watch autonomy as for all connected objects, the capacity and the duration of the VR battery are an essential element to enjoy your connected watch a maximum of time, watch out for observations whose cell only has one day under penalty of having to recharge it imperatively every night. There are virtual reality smart watches connected by Wi-Fi and Bluetooth while others more sophisticated are equipped with a 4G chip allowing even more mobility’s but requiring a mobile plan, what interests you the most. LED lamp Some connected watches are equipped with more or less powerful LED lamps that will wake up very useful in case of power failure, or in case of emergency in the middle of the night. Of course, even if it can be helpful when needed, the LED lamp or rather the LED will be very powerful and will consume your battery extremely fast. Also If you are a fan of music and you can not do without listening to it during your travels, at work, in transport or when you practice a sporting activity, you know very well how complicated it is to control your music and your playlists from your smartphone. To go to the next track or to increase or decrease the volume you are always forced to take your smartphone out of your pocket or bag so you can do these simple actions. The alarm clock feature is an essential feature that you can find in most connected watches; you can wake up using your VR smartwatch.
Activity sensor the activity sensor is the star feature of connected watches! Indeed, it is above all to obtain accurate information on his body and his pace of life that we are interested in connected watches. With these related objects, you will be able to know you in every detail. Whether for heart rate, blood pressure for the number of steps you take every day or even to know your sleep cycles (calm awake, slow sleep, REM sleep, intermediate phase), connected watches and bracelets bring a lot of useful information that you will be able to study precisely thanks to a dedicated application that it is under Android or on IOS. Most smartwatches offer these features to measure your physical intensity, but some models and brands specialize in connected watches for the sport. So with this kind of observations you can go even further in your competition and have a very personalized follow-up in any sporting activity that you predict (example: running, cycling, swimming, golf, walking, etc. …).
Brightness and quality of the screen A good watch is equipped with an HD screen with good intensity, this is important to display the features. The touch-screen technology must be useful because the screen is small and we must have no trouble navigating the different elements.
Wireless charging Smartwatches are small, light and well thought out objects, so it’s difficult to imagine having to connect a mini USB cable to recharge the battery after a few days of use … So most connected watches use IQ technology or in other words, magnetic induction to recharge the battery. This technology is simple and looks futuristic, but it already works exceptionally well for some last generation mobile phone numbers. With magnetic induction, you merely place the watch on a flat base, and the base recharges remotely without any connection. There are even IQ chargers that are fixed under a table, and it will be enough to put the watch above the surface so that it recharges itself, pretty awesome!
Viewing notifications, Of course, the flagship feature of connected watches is the display of warnings in real time and directly on your wrist. We do not necessarily notice but the number of signals we receive every day on our cell phone is incredible. Whether for SMS, e-mails, tweets e-mail and Facebook notifications, etc. we are overwhelmed day by day by hundreds of warnings that must be taken into account each time! For this, we must consider the phone out of the pocket, unlock the smartphone to see the notification and define its importance finally. All this is no longer necessary with the connected watch, indeed with a simple movement of the wrist you can activate the clock and see the information that has just arrived on your smartphone.