The original Motorola Moto 360 smartwatch is just $90 right now – CNET


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There is no shortage of smartwatches to choose from these days, both inexpensive — like the well-regarded $70 Amazfit Bip —  and the not-so-inexpensive, like the $400 Apple Watch Series 5. But one of my all-time favorite smartwatches featuring that classic round face remains the Moto 360. The first generation of the Moto 360 is $90 right now when you use discount code CNETMTO at checkout.

That’s $20 off the best price at Daily Steals right now and far, far below the $250 price at Amazon. Of course, the latest Moto 360 (third generation) is selling for $200 right now. 

So a few clarifications: To be perfectly clear, this $90 deal is for the first-generation Moto 360, not the current, third iteration. But it’s also not a refurb — this is a new watch in its original retail packaging and comes with a full one-year warranty. And a leather strap.

So, sure, you can definitely get a modern budget smartwatch for about the same price as this Moto 360, but I think there’s enough here to justify the cost that I wanted to bring the deal to your attention. Even six years later, it’s still an eye-catching design thanks to the bright display and round watch face (with the small cutout at the bottom). And the WearOS operating system is still solid. You get activity tracking via Moto Body, which helps you keep on top of calories, steps and heart rate. The watch responds to voice commands, and the display is always on, something that took until 2019 for Apple to muster. 

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