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Fossil Gen 5 The Carlyle HR review

Key features
  • Wear OS
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The Fossil Gen 5 The Carlyle HR is the latest, fifth-generation smartwatch from Fossil, and it comes with added functionality such as GPS and heart-rate monitoring. This stylish smartwatch may look the part, but is it just style over substance? Find out whether this smartwatch makes the grade in our full review.

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  • What’s the battery life like?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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£349.99
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We have tested 58 smartwatches and found that there are 0 Don't Buys and 10 Best Buys.
Range of Smartwatch scores
  1. 59%
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  2. 70%
    Average score
  3. 83%
    Highest score
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