Best products in the Sports watches + Smartwatches category

Here's a ranking of the best products in this category. To give you a quick overview, we've also added some key information about the products.

1. Xiaomi Smart Band 7

The Xiaomi Mi Smart Band 7 fitness tracker has a battery life of 14 days and comes with many handy features. The screen is 24% larger than the Mi Smart Band 6, has a dynamic color display, and you can choose from over 100 different themed watch faces. The Xiaomi Mi Band 7 is water resistant up to 50m and can be worn in the rain, for swimming or diving. The fitness tracker doesn't need to be removed from the wristband to charge, just plug in the magnetic charging cable and charging begins. With a single touch you will learn info about distance traveled, time taken, heart rate, body temperature and many other useful things. As soon as you lift her hand, the time is displayed on the Mi Band 7. Alarm and wake-up times can be set on the Xiaomi fitness wristband. 

2. Fitbit Charge 5

Do what's best for your body with the Fitbit Charge 5 - Fitbit's most advanced fitness and health tracker. Combine it to connect the dots between your activity, sleep and stress so you can make the perfect choices for your body, mind and health. Optimize your workout routine with Daily Readiness, an assessment available to premium members in the Fitbit app that uses your body's insights to determine if you're ready for a workout or should prioritize recovery. Improve your workout with wrist-based features like built-in GPS for real-time pace and distance and Active Zone Minutes that help you reach your optimal intensity level. And with the workout intensity map in the Fitbit app, you can see your pace and heart rate zones during your runs, hikes, and outdoor rides. Get insightful tools right on your wrist - EDA Scan for stress management, an ECG app, and high and low heart rate notifications. Plus, track trends in your SpO2 levels, skin temperature fluctuations, and more with the Health Metrics Dashboard in the Fitbit app. 

3. Fitbit Luxe

With its elegant design, the Fitbit Luxe is the perfect accessory for any occasion. The elegant stainless steel case and the comfortable, slim wristband make the tracker a fashionable must-have. The bright AMOLED display with automatic brightness adjustment shows statistics and watch faces to their best advantage.

The Fitbit Luxe tracks your blood oxygen saturation (SpO2) so you can see potential changes in your fitness and health. A SpO2 dial shows your average nightly wrist reading. You can track your weekly SpO2 trend in the Fitbit app. Coming soon.

The Stress Management Index in the Fitbit app indicates how your body handles stress on a scale of 1 to 100. The higher the score, the more relaxed you are. With mindfulness exercises in the Fitbit app, you can make self-care a part of your everyday life. By tracking your mindfulness minutes and trends, you can track how well you're taking care of yourself.

In the Fitbit app, you'll see how long you've been in light, deep, and REM sleep phases each morning. You'll also get tips on how to get more restful sleep. The sleep index lets you know at a glance how well you've been sleeping and easily track your sleep quality.

20 training modes for different activities and workouts deliver real-time stats to your wrist. With the SmartTrack function, you can also automatically recognise and record your workout.

4. Garmin Forerunner 245 Music

Get your music to the top of your game. The Forerunner 245 Music will take you to the next level in running. With your favourite songs in your ear, every climb becomes less steep. With the PhysioCheck you improve the effectiveness of your training. Always in view: your heart rate, measured at the wrist. Your Garmin even knows if your body is ready for the next workout or should be regenerating. Personal training plans and a running coach will help you achieve your goals. And with the running analysis you refine your technique - until it is perfect. 

5. Garmin fēnix 7X Sapphire Solar

Take on any sporting or outdoor challenge with the rugged fēnix 7X Sapphire Solar multisport GPS watch. The scratch-resistant Power Sapphire solar charging lens harnesses the sun's energy to extend battery life - powering advanced training features, sports apps, health and wellness monitoring sensors, and more.

The battery is charged by sunlight, so you can last longer between charges. Do more. Charge less. Solar charging allows for up to 37 days of battery life in smartwatch mode. How can your body take it? Heart rate and oxygen saturation on your wrist tell you. Navigate with preloaded TopoActive maps and use built-in Wi-Fi for easy updates. With music on your wrist, you'll always have great music with you - and no phone to weigh you down. When it gets dark, the built-in LED flashlight will help you out.

Updated, ultra-rugged, sporty design with large, solar-powered 1.4-inch display and 51mm case. Watch tested to U.S. military standards for heat, shock and water resistance. Traditional buttons that work in any environment are combined with a responsive new touchscreen interface for quick access to selections and functions. Up to 28 days of battery life in smartwatch mode with an additional 9 days on solar charge - and up to 89 hours in GPS mode with an additional 33 hours on solar charge.

6. Garmin Venu 2S

This Garmin GPS-connected sports watch helps you take care of your body and mind with advanced health monitoring features (heart rate, sleep, energy and stress levels, pulse oxygen saturation, etc.). To stay in shape, choose from over 25 built-in sports. Work out to the beat of your favorite music stored right on your wrist, so you don't have to use a phone (when paired with wireless earbuds, sold separately). The Venu 2S comes in a 40mm watch face to match your style and offers a wide range of colors. It has a beautiful, ultra-bright Amoled display and a long battery life of up to 10 days for the Venu 2S in connected mode with a quick charge. 

7. Garmin epix Sapphire Gen2

Take your performance to the next level with this versatile GPS multisport smartwatch and its brilliant Amoled sapphire crystal display. Exclusively designed, it accompanies you to every destination. Control your activities intuitively as never before: classically via buttons or via touch on the display. Improve your fitness and health: with a variety of functions and more than 60 sports apps. Extensive navigation functions show you the way precisely - even when skiing or golfing. And with Garmin Pay, Garmin Music and more, you can move smartly through everyday life. All this with fascinating brilliance. 

8. Samsung Galaxy Watch5 Pro LTE

Touchscreen: Yes, Connectivity options: NFC, WLAN (Wi-Fi), LTE, Bluetooth, Protection class: IP68, MIL-STD-810H, Operating system: Android Wear, GPS: Yes, Smartwatch functions: Activity tracking, notifications, ambient light sensor, sleep tracking, music control, reminders. 

9. Apple Watch SE 2022

Important features to help you stay active, healthy, safe and connected. Perfect for children and older adults, in family configuration.1

- Answer calls and reply
to text messages from your wrist

- Up to 20% faster than the previous Apple Watch SE.2

- Advanced safety features like fall detection, emergency call SOS3 and accident detection

- Track your daily activity on the Apple Watch and see your trends in the Fitness app on iPhone

- Improved training app with more advanced workouts

- Get notifications for high and low heart rate and irregular heart rhythm4

- Listen to your favourite music, podcasts and audiobooks (when used with GPS models)

- Pay for purchases directly and securely from your wrist with Apple Pay5

- Swimproof design6

- Sleep stages feature shows you how much time you spend in REM, core or deep sleep

- watchOS 9 comes with an improved workout app, a new medication app, sleep phases and more heart health insights

- Get 3 months of Apple Fitness+ for free with an Apple Watch, with 11 different workouts, from HIIT to yoga, and even meditations7

Bullet points with important features

Apple Watch SE (GPS + Cellular) When you add these bullet points, please put them first.

- Stay connected with cellular, even without your iPhone nearby8

- Stream or sync your music, podcasts and audiobooks

- Set up an Apple Watch for each member of your family and manage it directly from your iPhone with Family Setup1

10. Garmin Fenix 6S Pro Solar

Top-of-the-line GPS multifunction watch with solar charging, smartwatch qualities and impressive battery life.