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Is a Smartwatch for You?

Samsung's Galaxy Gear is here. Read our review

En español | Samsung doesn't call its Galaxy Gear a smartwatch — the company prefers "wearable smartphone experience." But trust me: It's a watch, and a pretty snappy-looking one at that. This isn't some clunky, geeky piece of technology. It's sleek and even fashionable, available in six colors. The review device I tested sported a crisp off-white (oatmeal beige) wristband, and I was immediately impressed by its look and feel. With all that tech embedded in its band and body, it's still remarkably light and wearable, weighing in at just 2.6 ounces. … Back to Article

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