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Skagen Jorn Hybrid HR review: A great not-smartwatch

Skagen Jorn Hybrid HR review: A great not-smartwatch

Fossil released its first hybrid smartwatch in late 2019, a halfway point between the company's traditional watches and its Wear OS devices. The watch has continued to receive updates since then, and while Fossil hasn't yet developed a full-blown sequel, the company did announce a new variation under its Skagen brand at CES last month.

The Skagen Jorn Hybrid HR isn't too different from the existing Fossil hybrid smartwatches, but it is available in more styles and sizes. The software has also matured more since our initial Fossil Hybrid HR review, so we thought it was worth looking at the new model.

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Fossil Gen 5 LTE smartwatch now available at Verizon for $349

Fossil Gen 5 LTE smartwatch now available at Verizon for $349

The Fossil Gen 5 LTE, announced earlier this month, is now for sale at Verizon for $349. There aren't many LTE smartwatches on the market, likely because most people have their phones nearby if they're wearing a smartwatch. But if you're a Verizon subscriber who's been on the lookout for an LTE Wear OS watch, this is worth checking out.

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Fossil's e-ink hybrid smartwatch will soon be available in more sizes and colors

Fossil's e-ink hybrid smartwatch will soon be available in more sizes and colors

Fossil released its first hybrid smartwatch in late 2019, as a halfway point between the company's traditional watches and its Wear OS smartwatches. Following a few software updates, the original Hybrid HR ended up being a capable smartwatch alternative, and now Fossil Group is releasing an updated model under its Skagen brand.

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Fossil's first Wear OS smartwatch with LTE is a Verizon exclusive

Fossil's first Wear OS smartwatch with LTE is a Verizon exclusive

Fossil Group has been Google's main partner with Wear OS for years, producing dozens of watches under a handful of different brands. The company's main flagship watch is the Fossil Gen 5, which is nearing two years old. Fossil didn't announce a Gen 6 line at this year's CES show, but there is a new LTE version of the Gen 5 coming this spring.

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Gen 5 Fossil smartwatches drop to their lowest price ever at just $139

Gen 5 Fossil smartwatches drop to their lowest price ever at just $139

Fossil is known for making some of the best-looking smartwatches on the market, which also tend to offer a good compromise when it comes to features. The brand's fifth generation of timepieces is currently on sale, down to its lowest price ever at only $139, which is more than 50% off its initial retail price.

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Fossil Gen 5 smartwatches now ship with Facer app already installed

Fossil Gen 5 smartwatches now ship with Facer app already installed

Almost since the platform's inception, Facer has been one of the best third-party apps on Wear OS. It allows users to create and share watch faces with no programming knowledge, and now it will come installed by default on some of Fossil's smartwatches.

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Slap a Fossil Gen 5 smartwatch on your wrist for just $179 ($116 off)

Slap a Fossil Gen 5 smartwatch on your wrist for just $179 ($116 off)

Mobvoi's TicWatch 3 Pro is the latest and greatest Wear OS smartwatch, but it costs a whopping $300. If you're looking for a better deal, Fossil has once again dropped the price of some Gen 5 smartwatches to $179.00 on Amazon. That's $116 off the usual cost.

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Smartwatches from Fossil, Skagen, and more start at just $169 in Amazon's Deal of the Day

Smartwatches from Fossil, Skagen, and more start at just $169 in Amazon's Deal of the Day

Smartwatches are great for staying on top of notifications, sending quick messages, and keeping track of fitness statistics. Right now, Amazon is offering big savings on a number of smartwatches from the likes of Fossil, Skagen, and Armani. There are options that will look good on anyone's wrist, and the prices start at just $169 for some of the best Wear OS options you'll find available today.

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Strap a Fossil Gen 5E smartwatch to your wrist for just $150 from Best Buy ($100 off)

Strap a Fossil Gen 5E smartwatch to your wrist for just $150 from Best Buy ($100 off)

The success of Wear OS depends greatly on the hardware it's running on. Fossil's Gen 5 smartwatches utilize the Snapdragon Wear 3100 processor paired with 1GB of RAM for some of the smoothest performance you'll find in a Wear OS watch. Now the company's Gen 5e watches are on sale for just $150 (a hundred bucks off!) at Best Buy, offering all the essentials of the standard Gen 5 lineup for a much lower price.

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Get a Gen 5 Fossil smartwatch with Wear OS for as low as $143 with this coupon code

Get a Gen 5 Fossil smartwatch with Wear OS for as low as $143 with this coupon code

Wear OS smartwatches aren't for everyone, but Fossil's Gen 5 watches are some of the best ones to buy. They operate on the Snapdragon Wear 3100 chip paired with a full gig of RAM, making it one of the snappiest experiences with Google's wearable platform around. And right now, you can buy a Gen 5 watch for as low as $143.20 from Fossil's website when you use the coupon code exclusive.

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