Polar Unite vs Ignite vs Vantage M – Polar introduces an affordable fitness watch without built-in GPS

With Garmin dominating the upper end of the market, competing brands are looking at trying something different that not necessarily tries to compete like for like. We saw Suunto make a dramatic change with the introduction of a WearOS watch, sacrificing battery life in favour of all the functionality a true smartwatch OS brings. Now … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon 4100 vs 3100 vs 2100 WearOS chipsets compared – Has Qualcomm finally put some effort into the WearOS platform?

Notice how Google has still not made a smartwatch of their own? That’s because Smartwatches based on the WearOS platform have been a bit of a disaster, battery life has always been terrible, and this is largely thanks to the inefficient out of date chipsets made by Qualcomm. I can appreciate that Qualcomm is in … Read more

Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 Smartwatch SoC Launched claims week-long battery life & 15 hours GPS sports battery life

The Android-based Wear OS platform has been getting a little long in the tooth with the platform struggling to gain traction, this has partly been down to no new system on chip being launched for it in the past 3 years. The Qualcomm Snapdragon Wear 3100 is the first new chip to land for the wearables platform … Read more

Bose AR Glasses Announced – Augmented Reality Audio in Sunglasses

During MWC I had a chance to play with the curious and potentially superb Sony Ear Duo, which are a pair of wireless earphones designed to allow you to hear everything around you. There is clearly a huge augmented reality potential for this, and it was my favourite product of MWC. Just days after this … Read more

V by Vodafone: Track your Car, Pets and Valuables

Vodafone has released 4 new connected devices as part of their  V by Vodafone range. I have already reviewed the excellent Arlo Go that is available but there are 3 other devices in the range which allow you to track all the important things in your life. The range currently includes the V-Pet (£50 upfront), V-Bag (£59 … Read more