If you’ve asked me to recommend a smartwatch any time over the past few years, Samsung’s Galaxy Watch line has always been part of the conversation. That’s thanks to three things: consistent software; an innovative active bezel; and longer-than-average battery life. So I was surprised when Samsung ditched two of those pillars to create its new Galaxy Watch Active! Let’s see if the tradeoff was worth it.


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MrMobile’s Galaxy Watch Active Review was produced following three weeks with a Samsung Galaxy Active review device on loan from Samsung. It was paired with a Galaxy S10+ for the entirety of the review period and received one software update during that time.


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