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Smartwatches

Smartwatch Price Battery life
(hours)
Display Display Resolution
(pixels)
Operating system Voice control Requires smartphone?
Apple Watch $349+ 18 1.5/1.6/1.65-inch, Retina display
with Sapphire screen, Force touch
272x340, 320x320
312x390
WatchOS 2 Siri Yes (iPhone)
LG G Watch R $229+ 36+ 1.6-inch, LCD 320x290 Android Wear Google Now Yes (Android)
LG Watch Urbane $349+ 24 1.3-inch, Full Circle P-OLED 320x320 Android Wear Google Now Yes (Android)
Martian Passport Smartwatch $299 ~120 1.5-inch, OLED 96x16 Android Wear/iOS N/A No
Moto 360 $250+ 24+ 1.5-inch, LCD 320x290 Android Wear Google Now No (Optional 3G connection
+ connects with Google Play store)
Pebble Steel $199 Up to 168 1.26-inch, Black and White ePaper 144x168 Pebble OS N/A No
Samsung Gear Live $199+ 48 to 72 1.63-inch, AMOLED 320x320 Android Wear Google Now No (Optional 3G connection
+ connects with Google Play store)
Samsung Gear S $329 36+ 2-inch, AMOLED 360x480 Tizen Google Now No (Optional 3G connection
+ connects with Google Play store)
Sony SmartWatch 3 SWR50 $170+ 48 1.6-inch, Transflective display 320x320 Android Wear Google Now No

Things to consider before buying a smartwatch:

  1. Compatibility with your phone
  2. Battery backup
  3. Features, Functions and Apps availability
  4. Ease of use
  5. Screen size