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Sony SmartWatch 3

Sony SmartWatch 3

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76 Engadget Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
76

A good product that falls short of greatness.

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The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

Engadget Review

Sony's latest smartwatch won't be for everyone, what with its dull design and muted screen. Still, this is currently the only Android Wear device with a built-in GPS radio, making it a smart choice for runners and other athletes interested in tracking their pace and distance.

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Pros
  • Built-in GPS is ideal for runners and other athletes
  • WiFi and NFC make this more future-proof than other Android Wear devices
  • Relatively long battery life
  • Display is easy to read in direct sunlight
Cons
  • Drab design
  • Screen isn't as vibrant as on some other smartwatches
  • Not many Android Wear apps currently make use of the GPS, WiFi or NFC

Reviews

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90
 
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User Reviews 2
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Specs

Key Specs

Form factor
Other
Operating system
Android
Screen size
1.622
Storage type
Internal storage
Camera (integrated)
No
Form factor
Operating system
Screen size
Storage type
Camera (integrated)
Other
Android
1.622
Internal storage
No

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76 Engadget Score
A good product that falls short of greatness.
76

A good product that falls short of greatness.

How we score

The Engadget Score is a unique ranking of products based on extensive independent research and analysis by our expert editorial and research teams. The Global Score is arrived at only after curating hundreds, sometimes thousands of weighted data points (such as critic and user reviews).

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76
 

User Reviews

90
SeanIsHere
Its really great especially since you can play installed music directly from...read more
90
Lazz
The best in its category. We highly recommend it. - Engadget
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