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Samsung Galaxy Watch 42mm review

Key features
  • Tizen OS 4.0
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.

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  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What can it do?
  • What’s the setup like?
  • What’s it like to wear and use?
  • What's it like for fitness?
  • How accurate is it?
  • What's the battery like?
  • Is there anything else I should know?
  • Should I buy it?
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Test results

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Amazon Marketplace UK
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£229.00
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Amazon.co.uk
£259.00
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Currys
£259.00
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John Lewis & Partners
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£259.00
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Littlewoods
£279.00
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Microsoft Store
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£279.00
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Ebuyer
£279.99
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We have tested 63 smartwatches and found that there are 2 Don't Buys and 11 Best Buys.
Range of Smartwatch scores
  1. 44%
    Lowest score
  2. 68%
    Average score
  3. 83%
    Highest score
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