The Umpteen Benefits Of Smart Watches

Wearable technology such as smartwatches have taken centre stage in the last few decades with their innovation and multiple functionalities. A smartwatch is so much more than just a watch. Today, it tracks your fitness, doubles as a digital wallet, receives calls and messages, provides notifications about the weather, traffic and so much more. For those who are new to this technology or just intimidated, browse through Gumtree’s range of quality, second- hand smartwatches as an introduction to the technology. 


Still not convinced? Gumtree provides the benefits of owning your own smartwatch:

  1. It promotes a healthy lifestyle that can track multiple factors such as calories burnt, nutrition and activity. Higher-grade smartwatches also have the capability to monitor blood pressure and heart rate for better understanding of your health and fitness.
  2. With a smartwatch, you have quick access to all your notifications without looking at your phone. Calls, messages, emails, calendar updates, weather – these are all available on your wrist any time of the day!
  3. Never miss a call again with a smartwatch. Gone are the days when loud noises drown out the ringing of the phone. The vibration of your smartwatch ensures you are always on the go.
  4. The NFC feature turns your smartwatch into a digital wallet that can make cashless payments. The LTE capability of higher-end smartwatches lets you make calls and send/receive messages without the help of your phone.
  5. Feeling sporty? Happy? Bored? Change your smartwatch dial/face according to your moods or preferences every day.
  6. Smartwatches, unlike fitness trackers, focus on aesthetics as well as functionality. They come in a variety of designs, colours and styles suitable for everyday use, work and fun!

Now that you’ve got the knowledge, it’s time to shop! Head to or your Gumtree app (click for Apple & Android) and don’t forget to use your location settings to find local electronic information close to home.

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