In a few words
Connected watches have become powerful.Does it seem complicated to you to find your way through all the possible choices?
We wanted to know what the last Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40 mm) from Apple was worth.What we have learned from this model is that it is quite comfortable for santé use.
|The highlights of this connected watch are :|
|– Its health-oriented functionalities|
|– Its daily use|
|– Its sport-oriented features|
In detail, here is what it is according to the use you will have of it.
The watch that tells you about your health?
For several years now, Apple has been producing connected watches that allow the analysis of fitness and health.They are now equipped with many advanced sensors.
The Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40 mm) corresponds to the latest generation of watches.These sensors allow a fine monitoring of your health.
It works in Apple mode; i.e. with automatic connections to download platforms, iCloud and Apple Music.This is the Watch OS.The interface is intuitive and easy to use.
Unlike many other models, this model is not equipped with sleep monitoring.
Drop detection is one of the functionalities present on Apple’s smartwatch.The sensors can alert your family and friends in case of a problem.
Through the accelerometer, the watch will be able to follow your physical activity.The movements will then be analysed and compared on a daily basis.This connected watch will, by monitoring your steps and arm movements, be able to establish the number of calories you will burn.
It also allows you to easily monitor your heartbeat and generate alerts in case there are too many beats.
Equipped with an electrocardiogram (ECG), you will be able to see the heartbeat curve and follow its evolution.
A connected and practical watch
Are all connected watches gadgets or are some of them special?It is a product that is sometimes expensive, for limited use.For the Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40 mm), this is what you can expect.
This model belongs to the top of the range in today’s smartwatches.It’s almost to an essential element in everyday life.
One of the features that will delight sportsmen and women is the presence of GPS.Some users will never use it.Note by account, that in full GPS mode – with GPS tracking enabled, the watch’s autonomy will last less time.
In case you forget to take off your watch while taking a shower, no problem.Don’t worry about immersing it in your bath water.So we left him underwater for a few minutes and nothing to report.
No security glass has been fitted to this watch.
We appreciated the wireless charging function.You no longer need to plug in a cable to charge it.
Its touch screen allows you to navigate through the different menus of the watch.The NFC option is not integrated in this watch connected, which means no contactless payment.
One last point about the features of this watch is the music function.It is an option that makes it the ideal everyday accessory.
The connected watch that will delight sportsmen and women?
A smartwatch allows you in some cases to record your sporting progress easily.It allows you to analyze performance in real time.Is Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40 mm) a new electronic gadget?
There is a lot of technological evolution on this product, which will seduce the sportsmen.Our tests have shown that it is now the best smartwatch on the market.It is the indispensable device that analyzes your performance and your sports activity.
The watch includes GPS support so you can track your runs.GPS support is relatively simple and will allow you to track your position even without a paired phone.
Because the watch has no SIM, only your smartphone will be able to retrieve the tracking data collected.The advantage, however, is that it reduces the consumption on the battery.
Its altimeter sensor will determine the activity of those who practice mountain sports.
In addition, this smartwatch has a sensor for measuring heartbeats.
And even better, with this watch you will be able to know how many calories you burn each day.
You will also be able to listen to music with this smartwatch.
The right choice for downloading applications?
The best connected watches on the market run under Wear OS for watch OS or watchOS for Apple, but there are others.This means that not all applications are equivalent, nor is the use you will make of them.Applications that may correspond to health monitoring but also to the measurement of performance in sports.
This connected watch, equipped with a watch OS operating system, offers the possibility to download applications.For applications, you’ll appreciate being able to automatically download and install the applications that are right for you.
For holidays or abroad, with the Citymapper application, you have all the information you need to orient yourself and move around in a foreign city.
Through the Find Near Me application, you can locate everything around you, whether it’s a bank, a hospital, a gas station or even a hotel, restaurant or taxi station.
The eDream application allows you to geolocate the nearest airport and then search and book the flight you want.
For all your needs, and even if they evolve, you will be able to install the application that interests you on this smartwatch.
The Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40 mm) in conclusion
The Series 5 (GPS + Cellular, 40 mm) from Fossil is in our opinion one of the best connected watches of the moment.Our tests have shown that it meets all styles of needs and uses.
In short, it has many strong points; here is what we can retain among them:
– Its health-oriented functionalities
– Its daily use
– Its sport-oriented features