We use cookies to allow us and selected partners to improve your experience and our advertising. By continuing to browse you consent to our use of cookies. You can understand more and change your cookies preferences here.

Samsung Galaxy Watch (42mm) review

Key features
  • Tizen
Reviewed

The Samsung Galaxy Watch is designed to bring together smarts and style, and help you to stay connected at all times. This is the 42mm version; we’ve also reviewed the 46mm alternative. Samsung claims a new battery will help the smaller model last up to four days. Read our full smartwatch review to find out how true that claim is and what other features this smartwatch has.

Included in our expert review
  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What's the set-up like?
  • What's it like to wear and use?
  • How accurate is it?
  • What's the battery life?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
Try Which? for £1
You can cancel at any time

Technical specifications

Launched

General

Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

Find out how we test smartwatches
Try Which? for £1
You can cancel at any time

Put us to the test

Our Test Labs compare features and prices on a range of products. Try Which? to unlock our reviews. You'll instantly be able to compare our test scores, so you can make sure you don't get stuck with a Don't Buy.

Compare retailers

Price updated daily

Prices are ordered from lowest to highest, irrespective of retailer rating, delivery price or stock. We are not able to show every possible online retailer and do not include high street only retailers.

RetailerRetailer ratingPriceDeliveryIn stock
Microsoft Store
Not rated
£179.00Free
Go to store
Amazon Marketplace UK
Not rated
£198.00£9.99
Go to store
BT Shop
Not rated
£279.00Free
Go to store
Currys
£279.00Free
Go to store
John Lewis & Partners
Not rated
£279.00Free
Go to store
Ebuyer
£294.99£3.49
Go to store

The retailers shown are supplied by PriceRunner.co.uk. This may not include every retailer selling the product online. When a retailer link is followed we receive a payment from PriceRunner, irrespective of whether a purchase is made.

Which? is a participant in the Amazon EU Associates Programme, an affiliate programme designed to provide a means for sites to earn affiliate fees by linking to Amazon.co.uk. For products subsequently purchased via Amazon, we receive a payment from them rather than from PriceRunner.

Make smarter choices

We have tested 50 smartwatches and found that there are 2 Don't Buys and 7 Best Buys.
Range of Smartwatch scores
  1. 44%
    Lowest score
  2. 67%
    Average score
  3. 76%
    Highest score
We'll show you where this model sits on the scale so that you can see how it compares to smartwatches we've tested
Try Which? for £1
You can cancel at any time

Put us to the test

Our Test Labs compare features and prices on a range of products. Try Which? to unlock our reviews. You'll instantly be able to compare our test scores, so you can make sure you don't get stuck with a Don't Buy.

    CompareRemove all products