02/10/2013 11:43 BST | Updated 02/12/2013 05:12 GMT

Samsung Galaxy Gear VS. Sony Smartwatch 2 (VIDEO)

The battle for your wrist is hotting up - and not just between the various fitness bands and activity trackers, but between the real hardcore smartwatches.

In recent months the Samsung Galaxy Gear and the Sony Smartwatch 2 have emerged as the two early big contenders for the right to become your first real wearable computer.

But which is the best? Which has the best features - and which won't be immediately discarded when Apple reveals whatever it is that they're working on deep in the idea mines of Cupertino?

Take a look at our comparison review, below.

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