Indian Gadget Awards 2020: winners for the wearables category

On: January 15, 2021

Last year, we witnessed several brands launching affordable offerings across TWS earbuds, smartwatches, and fitness trackers. The Indian Gadget Awards 2020 jury panel voted for their favourite accessories across categories like budget TWS earbuds, best TWS earbuds, best smartwatch, and best fitness trackers.

The competition was fierce thanks to the sheer number of offerings across each category, with brands like Apple, Xiaomi, Sennheiser, and OPPO shining above others in their respective categories. Let’s take a look at all winners for the various awards in the wearables segment.

Best budget truly wireless earbuds of 2020

Brands like OPPO, OnePlus, Realme, Mee, Anker, and Lypertek were all in contention for this award with their budget TWS offerings. The OPPO W51 emerged as the winner here, while the Lyertek Tevi grabbed the runner-up spot.

Winner: OPPO W51

Runner Up: Lypertek Tevi

Best truly wireless earbuds of 2020

While budget TWS earbuds have been popular with the general public, audiophiles have been spoilt for choice as well. Thanks to brands like Sennheiser, Sony, Samsung, Shure, and Jabra, there are a ton of high-end TWS earbuds with advanced features. The Indian Gadget Awards 2020 jury panel crowned the Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2 the best TWS earbuds of 2020, while the Sony WF-1000XM3 bagged the runner up spot.

Winner: Sennheiser Momentum True Wireless 2

Runner Up: Sony WF-1000XM3

Best smartwatch of 2020

Smartwatches have evolved from being just another accessory to an essentials for many. Apple Watch has been the top-selling smartwatch for some time now, and not surprisingly, the latest Apple Watch Series 6 bagged the jury award for the best smartwatch for the 2020. The runner up for this award is the OPPO Watch, which brings in several premium features for an affordable price.

Winner: Apple Watch Series 6

Runner Up: OPPO Watch

Best fitness tracker of 2020

Xiaomi’s Mi band series has been the best-selling fitness tracker for a while now, and the latest Mi Band 5 has been voted the best fitness tracker of 2020 by the Indian Gadget Awards 2020 jury members. Coming in as runner up is the Amazfit Bip S.

Winner: Xiaomi Mi Band 5

Runner Up: Amafit Bip S

Abhiman Biswas

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