Sony SmartWatch 2 review: A teeny, tiny step in the right smartwatch direction

At a Glance

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  • Sony SmartWatch 2
    2.5/5
    $200.00
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    Though far from perfect, the SmartWatch 2 inches the industry just a bit closer to a tenable smartwatch concept.

At a Glance

Though far from perfect, the SmartWatch 2 inches the industry just a bit closer to a tenable smartwatch concept.

Price when rated: $200.00
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Pros

  • Familiar Android interface
  • Phone-call and messaging functions work well enough
  • Liberal, inclusive phone support

Cons

  • Inscrutable, confusing notifications for some apps
  • Blurry display
  • Useful only for very specific use cases
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