Best Smartwatch for Joggers – The Ultimate Guide 2020

Best Smartwatch for Joggers – The Ultimate Guide 2020

Best Smartwatch for Joggers – The Ultimate Guide 2020

Are you looking for a Smartwatch to track your Jogs / Runs ? Then look no further, with our Best Smartwatch for Joggers – The Ultimate Guide 2020.

There are masses of wearables out there, but the best jogging / running watches tend to be some of the top performers in the whole category. While most of them are all-round smartwatches, many are designed for jogging /running fanatics and are geared towards a more active lifestyle.

GPS smartwatches have made amazing progress over the past few years and there are more good smartwatches out there than ever before. 

We will introduce you to our list of five of the very best.




#1 Apple Watch 5 
The best smartwatch in our opinion for joggers /runners is the iPhone 5

Battery life: Up to 18 hours

Best Smartwatch for Joggers - The Ultimate Guide 2020 - Apple Watch Series 5

Built for both Jogging and Running like the Apple Watch 4, the Apple Watch 5 boasts 

Moreover with each and every generation, the Apple Watch becomes a more serious fitness device and also more durable.

Along with its updated heart rate skills, and also the combination of Apple Watch 5 and watch OS 6 has improved running smarts.

Furthermore the always-on display is really useful, and we quickly got used to glancing at the Watch to see the time. It’s actually a little too bright, as in dark conditions it glows rather precariously – some reviewers found themselves turning off the always-on feature quite regular.

#2 Garmin Forerunner 935

Battery life: Up to 24 hours in GPS mode

Best Smartwatch for Joggers - The Ultimate Guide 2020

Garmin Forerunner 935 this triathlon smartwatch combines dedicated run smarts with overall training and performance features that make it the top choice for competitive amateur swim-bike-run athletes.

Finally the smartwatch also comes with built-in activity profiles for running and jogging, and you can also create your own workouts, or download sessions direct from Garmin Connect

#3 Polar M600

Best Smartwatch for Joggers – The Ultimate Guide 2020 - Polar M600

The Polar M600 is actually the best for fitness freaks. The Polar M600 is a Wear OS smartwatch that’s waterproof with GPS and GLONASS connectivity. Listen to music while you jog using Google Play Music.

The M600’s smart coaching is the best. It provides insight into your workouts automatically and crunches data to help you understand your fitness.

Additional features include a heart rate tracker and 24/7 activity tracking. This smartwatch will also track altitude, ascent and descent.

#4 LG Watch Sport

LG Watch Sport

The LG Watch Sport – with Wi-Fi and LTE connectivity for streaming music online, 4GB of on-board storage for your offline playlists and Bluetooth 4.2 LE for seamless headphone pairing, the LG Watch Sport is easily one of the best music smartwatches on the market.

It’s also packed with top features. The 1.38” 480 x 480 P-OLED display is the best we have ever seen on a Wear OS smartwatch because it’s super-bright and very responsive.

Battery life is quite decent too. Go for a run at 100%, and the 430 mAh battery will drain to around 91% after an hour with Bluetooth turned on.

#5 New Balance RunIQ

Best Smartwatch for Joggers - The Ultimate Guide 2020

The New Balance RunIQ is one of the most comfortable jogging / running smartwatches to wear, thanks to its perforated silicone band. It’s also got a fantastic display – a 1.39-inch round OLED display with a 400 x 400 resolution which is pin-sharp.

In terms of design, the New Balance RunIQ is somewhat mundane. It has an all-black color scheme with a metal case and a silicone strap

John Hughes

John Hughes - Best 4 Tech Stuff Researcher / Administrator - An avid collector of all stuff tech for over 40 years, from his first home computer (Sinclair ZX Spectrum16k) to the latest iPhone.

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