The 6 Best Smart-Watches for Mountain Biking

best-smartwatch-for-mountain-bikingWhen it comes to mountain biking, a cycling computer is your best bet, for bikers, until recently, a motorcycle computer mounted on a handlebar was the only good option for tracking GPS speeds and storing accurate rider data.

However, with the advancement of technology, you can now get GPS watches with special biking features and smart watches that have dedicated biking mode or compatible biking apps.

Smartwatches are smaller in size and are usually easier to handle when it comes to mountain biking. It requires no additional setup and installation.

Slap it on your wrist easily, and you are ready! However, the next question would be, “What are the qualities of the best mountain bike smartwatch?”

Although the answer to this question can be relatively different depending on the situation, there are different types of answers.

The 6 Best Smartwatch for Mountain Biking Review

We have chosen smartwatches that we think there is a need for a good watch, that meets all criteria you need. Let’s take a look at the list of the best 6 smartwatches for mountain biking.

 

Cubitt CT3 Smart Watch have Fitness Tracker with Heart Rate Monitor

Battery timing

Cubitt CT3 Smartwatch is installed with a 260mAh high-density lithium battery, which have 14 day long battery life. While it takes 2.5 hours to be charged completely.

After charging it once, you need not to worry for a long time.

Notifications

This smart watch will give you the notifications of your receive calls, text messages, Whatsapp and all Social Media (including instagram, linkedin, twitter and facebook etc.).

Even your Incoming calls can be alerted via vibrations. You can receive and read your message reminders of text, Whatsapp and social media up to 128 characters on your tracker screen.

Activity

It will note your workout progress directly or in our app. It is installed with Built-in GPS to track your daily step count, your distance traveled it.

It calculates the calories burned in your body and also by means of motion detector it checks your sleep quality.

Heart-Rate-Monitor

It has Bio Tracker Heart-Rate-Monitor which provides a high-precision in continuous heart rate tracking.

Its software will warn you in different intervals. It will also analyse how deep or how light you slept and also check your wake-up times.

Water Resistant

This watch is perfectly water resistant so you can take it while going for a swim, running in the rain or just washing your hands.

You can take a shower while you are wearing it. Even if you immersed it into a lake or pond of water up-to 50 meters, there will be no chance of damaging any of its hardware.

Pros

  • High quality smartwatch in affordable price
  • 14-days Battery life
  • Highly water resistive
  • Bear water pressure up-to 50 meters.
  • Have sleep trackers of different sleeping situations
  • Accuracy
  • Have necessary mobile apps

Cons

  • It takes a large time while charging, it would be better if it charged fully only in one hour.

Garmin Fenix 5 Premium and Rugged Multisport Smartwatch 47 MM

Fit for adventure

Garmin Fenix 5 is suitable and very fit for adventure with its rugged design that is made by stainless steel bezel with good quality buttons and rear case.

Its display type is visible in sunlight and also having a nice memory in pixel and amazing battery life.

Battery timing

It is installed with a 1 CR2 battery, which have 14 day long battery life. While it takes 2.5 hours to be charged completely.

After charging it once, you need not to worry for a long time.

Heart Rate and Sleep Monitoring

This watch is specially designed for tracking of your heart health.

It will give you warnings for abnormally raised heart rate. This smartwatch can also assess your breath while you are sleeping.

It will judge your sleeping through light, deep, and REM sleep during the whole night.

It can also identify your daytime naps to record your complete sleep information.

Notifications

This is a best smartwatch, which works just like your smart phone while you are riding in mountains.

It will give you notifications for the emails you received, SMS messages, and  even the incoming calls, alerts and all notifications from Facebook and Twitter.

It will also give you the weather forecasts.

Water Resistant

This watch is perfectly water resistant so you can take it while going for a swim.

You can take a shower with it. Even if you immersed it into a glass of water, there will be no chance of damaging any of its hardware.

Pros

  • 14-days battery life
  • Thickness is good
  • Have sleep trackers of different sleeping situations
  • Have all necessary mobile apps
  • Accuracy
  • High quality in affordable price

Cons

  • Application software should be unlimited

TicWatch Pro 4G LTE Cellular Smartwatch with GPS NFC OS

Upgraded Premium Design

It has stylish and functional design with knurled stainless-steel bezel, highly suitable for adventures.

The design of this watch is certified by US Military Standard 810G durability.

Fit for adventure

TicWatch Pro 4G is suitable and very fit for adventure with its rugged design that is made by stainless steel bezel with good quality buttons and rear case.

Its display type is visible in sunlight and also having a nice memory in pixel and amazing battery life.

Battery timing

The smartwatch is placed by a good battery as which have 18 hours long battery life if it is continuously in cellular mode. While it can be used for 5 to 3 days if we use it normally.

Step counter

This watch has a fair step counter and always gives a precise reading.

It will help you during your walk when your doctor has suggested you to walk a particular distance daily in the evening.

Water Resistant

This watch is perfectly water resistant up-to IP68, so you can take it while going for a swim.

You can take a shower with it. Even if you immersed it into a glass of water, There will be no chance of damaging any of its hardware.

Fitness tracker

You can track your daily activity on your New Apple smartwatch and see your trends in the Fitness app present in you iPhone.

You can easily measure your workouts like running, walking, yoga, cycling, dance and swimming.

Heart-Rate-Monitor

It has Bio Tracker Heart-Rate-Monitor which provides a high-precision in continuous heart rate tracking.

Its software will warn you in different intervals. It will also analyse how deep or how light you slept and also check your wake-up times.

Pros

  • It is comfortable due to normal thickness
  • Have all necessary mobile apps
  • Accuracy
  • Good quality material in affordable price
  • Have sleep trackers of different sleeping situations
  • Battery life up-to 5-days

Cons

  • Battery life should be 10 to 15 days

Garmin Forerunner 735XT Multi-Sport GPS Watch With Heart Rate

Heart Rate Tracking

It gives you high and low heart rate notifications and during your ride through up and down track of mountains, if there is any irregularity in your heart rhythm, it will notify you,

Then you can get information in a better way to make your heart-beat perfect.

Battery life

It has a great battery life with very low charging time. It will take approximately 2 hours to charge.

After charging its battery life is Up to 11 days in smartwatch mode, if you will use it in UltraTrac mode, its life will be 24 hours and in GPS mode it will be 14 hours.

Smart Notifications

By using this smart watch you can receive calls, texts, events and app notifications which receives to your smartphone.

The good thing is that there will be no connectivity issue, while making a call.

Water Resistant

This watch is totally water resistant so you can take it while going to swim.

You can take a shower with it. Even if you immersed it into a lake or river up-to a few meters depth of water, there will be no chance of damaging any of its hardware.

Pros

  • 11 days battery life after charging of 2 hours
  • Have all necessary mobile apps
  • Have sleep trackers of different sleeping situations
  • Accuracy
  • Value for money

Cons

  • It should be a bit light in weight

Garmin Instinct Esports Edition GPS Rugged Smartwatch

Battery Life

A fully charged system provides you up to 14 days of battery life.

By using this watch you will get rid of anxiety you face by constant charging, and keep the charger with you everywhere.

The battery is always your companion to power you up during more than half month during your trip to anywhere.

Water Resistant

This watch is perfectly water resistant so you can take it while going to swim.

You can take a shower with it. Even if you immersed it into a lake there will be no chance of damaging any of its hardware.

Operating System & Processor

Your New Apple Watch SE GPS has operating system of WatchOS installed with the processor S5 with 64-bit dual-core Up to 2x faster than Series.

Connectivity Technologies

This smart watch is installed with Built-in GPS model which makes you able to take calls and also answer to the received texts from your wristwatch.

The smartwatch is also installed with Wi-Fi 802.11b/g/n with frequency 2.4GHz and a Bluetooth model 802.11bgn, 2.4 GHz at Radio Frequency, which make your connectivity more reliable.

Health

New Apple Watch SE GPS will give you high and low heart rate notifications and if there is any irregularity in your heart rhythm, it will notify you and also it will track your sleep.

Fitness tracker

You can track your daily activity on your New Apple smartwatch and see your trends in the Fitness app present in you iPhone.

You can easily measure your workouts like running, walking, yoga, cycling, dance and swimming.

Pros

  • Comfortable due to low weight
  • Have all necessary mobile apps
  • Accuracy
  • Value for money
  • Have sleep trackers of different sleeping situations
  • 14-days battery life after fully charging

Cons

  • We think it would be more beautiful, if manufacturer make it more thick

SAMSUNG Galaxy Watch Active 2 with GPS Bluetooth Smart Watch with Advanced Health Monitoring

Tracking Device

GPS Running Watch with Garmin works as a coach and gives you a training plan.

This is made in smaller size and easy to use while running. It estimates your heart rate while it is at your wrist.

Its GPS is featured to track your pace, distance, intervals and many-more.

Battery Life

It has a great battery life with very low charging time. It will take approximately 2 hours to charge by 100% and about 1 hour to come to 80%.

After charging its battery life is Up to 5 days in continuous workout mode and it will get 20+ additional days in power reserve mode in this mode it will tell you time and activity tracking only.

Smart Notifications

By using this smart watch you can receive calls, texts, events and app notifications which receives to your smartphone.

The good thing is that there will be no connectivity issue, while making a call.

Water Resistant

This watch is totally water resistant so you can take it while going to swim.

You can take a shower with it. Even if you immersed it into a lake or river to 50 meters depth of water, there will be no chance of damaging any of its hardware.

Sleep Tracking

This smartwatch can access your breath while you are sleeping. It will judge your sleeping through light, deep, and REM sleep during the whole night.

It can also identify your daytime naps to record your complete sleep information.

Heart Rate Tracking

It gives you high and low heart rate notifications and if there is any irregularity in your heart rhythm, it will notify you,

Then you can get information in a better way to make your heart-beat perfect.

Pros

  • 25-days battery life after fully charging
  • Having all necessary mobile apps
  • Have sleep trackers of different sleeping situations
  • Accuracy
  • Value for money
  • Having GPS and all type of tracking devices

Cons

  • Application software should be unlimited