In-Depth Review – Apple Watch vs Android Wear

With Apple Watch and Google Android Wear smartwatches are quickly becoming the first mass-market wearable electronics attracting a lot of attention. Here’s my in-depth look at the two leaders.

00:32 Original Apple Watch (since 1995)
00:36 Introduction
1:17 Try-on experience and three models
02:48 Unboxing
03:06 Design
04:59 Inside
07:50 Functions:
08:13 Watchfaces & Timekeeping
09:38 Communications & Messaging
11:13 Health & Fitness
15:58 Travelling
18:08 Work
19:10 Family & Leisure
20:11 3rd party developer support
21:28 Overall experience
22:40 What’s missing?

Story/editing: Sander Saar
Camera: Liis Rosenberg

Featuring: Apple Watch, Android Wear watches (Moto 360 and Asus Zenwatch)


By Sander

Sander is passionate about media and technology, helping companies with strategy, product and growth. Currently consulting Red Bull Media House with strategy and growth as well as Moonbug, a $145M fund to create and distribute inspiring kids content, with business strategy. Previously futurist and led non-linear strategy at Disney after heading strategy and growth at Maker Studios internationally. Before that product manager ​at Verizon Media Group (AOL) and video distribution network Goviral. Early on he helped Europe's largest seed investment fund Seedcamp​ and organized hackathons in Africa with Garage48​.