Most people use a watch. But for some, a watch isn’t enough. That’s where the smartwatch comes in. With every kind of app imaginable, smartwatches have become essential to any hardworking person. Here are 8 smartwatches that won’t make your wallet cry.

Holding several kinds of functions such as answering calls and plays music, smartwatches have become an essential to people from all walks of life. And while they are the perfect secondary cellular device to your phone, smartwatches are still quite pricey, which is why many do not own one.

Good budget smartwatches do exists. They are also good for you to start with instead of fishing for an expensive one right away. Here are the top budget smartwatches you can get, whereby each one is best for a specific need.

1. XiaoMi Mi Band 3 Smartwatch

Best Chinese budget smartwatch
Price from RM89.90
Shopee Malaysia RM89.90

Budget king brand XiaoMi’s MiBand 3 has all got all you need in a basic smartwatch. It’s got batteries that will last up to 20 days and has quite a steady fitness tracker to record your daily activities. 

In short, you can record how much calories you burnt as well as your sleep patterns. Additionally, you can set the smartwatch to preview notifications and incoming calls from your phone.

2. MaxGear DZ10 Smartwatch

Best smartwatch for music
Price from RM49.60
Lazada Malaysia RM49.60

If you like to jam while you workout, give the MaxGear DZ10 Smartwatch a try. It’s got an FM Radio, music player and even a sound recorder. Also, thanks to that 32GB external storage, you’ll be able to store up to 7,000 songs. 

3. ZGPAX S99C Android Watch

Best smartwatch with camera
Price from RM499.00
Shopee Malaysia RM499.00

They say your next shot is never more than a couple of feet away. But it’s hard to be spontaneous when you have to carry heavy camera gear around, especially when you’re out running without a phone. 

That’s why ZGPAX S99C will be of great help. It comes equipped with a 5MP camera and 16GB internal memory as well as Bluetooth and Wifi. The watch also has a quad-core CPU as well as 1GB of RAM so you can enjoy viewing your images without working with a slow system.

4. NB-1 Ultra Slim

Best smartwatch with voice control - Android & iPhone compatible
Price from RM122.00
Lazada Malaysia RM122.00

Looking for a personal assistant? Well, there’s the NB-1 Ultra Slim. It has voice-activation support to keep you up to date with not only your schedules but also current events. 

The smartwatch is compatible with both Android and iOS devices. It also has a pedometer to track your fitness info. And with a 9.9mm thickness, you’ll barely notice it on your wrist as you go on with your day. 

5. Xiaomi Huami Amazfit Bip GPS Smart Sport Watch

Best sports smartwatch with GPS and heart rate monitor - for running
Price from RM413.72
Shopee Malaysia RM413.72

The Huami Amazfit Bip Smart Sport Watch will be your friendly workout buddy. It has 4 sport modes for different activities ranging from Outdoor Running, Treadmill, Outdoor Cycling, and Walking. Besides tracking your heart rate, it also tracks your total activity time and max speed. When it comes to good health, this is the watch that will take you there. 

6. OPPO Olike Weloop XH 3 Smartwatch

Best swimming smartwatch - with long battery life
Price from RM399.00
Shopee Malaysia RM399.00

From Oppo comes the Olike Weloop XH 3 Smartwatch. Like many sports watch, it has GPS abilities that tracks distance and pedometer to track heart rate and calories burned. 

But this smartwatch stands out best for swimmers, especially those who likes to dive. It works past 50 metres underwater together with a long, 40-day battery life. The Olike watch will definitely lasts much longer than your average one.

7. Bozlun W30 Business Watch

Best with notifications and SIM Card support - suitable for work
Price from RM172.00
Lazada Malaysia RM172.00

If you want to get better control over your work life, consider the Bozlun W30 3D Business Watch. It’s basically a smartphone you can carry on your wrist. That’s because it has notification support to keep you informed. The micro SIM support also allows you to call and SMS like you would on any phone.

Other features you’ll like includes a waterproof rating of IP67, pedometer, Bluetooth as well as wifi support and more.

8. Xiaomi MiBunny ZGPAX S668 Kids Smart Watch

Best smartwatch for kids
Price from RM299.00
Lazada Malaysia RM299.00

Have your little kid happily wear the cute ZGPAX S668 Kids Smart Watch which is  secretly great for those who wants to keep an eye on their children. This phone has an SOS emergency call function for any tough situations. 

Most importantly, it has online positioning and remote monitoring which allows for live tracking your child. You can be sure your child is safe with this watch in hand.

Disclaimer: The pricing shown is just a good indication of how much these products are worth. The prices could change based on the e-commerce promotions that are going on. If some of the products are not available, do email us at [email protected] Thanks!

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