Choosing the best watches for your long distance relationship can be a real doozy.
With so many great options out there to pick from it can even seem downright impossible to find the perfect one.
Read on below, and discover some of the coolest watches and touch bracelets for long distance couples to consider gifting one another!
Top Long Distance Relationship Watch Options
Picking the best gifts for your long distance lover often depends on what you’ve already sent them, their personality, what their hobbies and passions are, and more.
But, gifting one of the best watches to your long distance love is a sure success.
Here are our top 21 picks for the current best watches (and bracelets) for long distance relationships:
1. BOND TOUCH Pair of Bracelets
These BOND TOUCH bracelets for couples are one of the best ways to stay connected in a long distance relationship.
The bracelets allow you and your partner to communicate by touch, and chat messages, all through an encrypted private channel.
The bracelets have a battery life of around 4 days when fully charged, so you can take it anywhere you go and not run out of juice between charging sessions.
You can also look back over the messages in your private chat room as well as touch message history anytime you want.
As far as long distance relationship gadgets go, BOND TOUCH is right up there on the list with long distance touch rings, friendship lamps, the hug shirt, pillow talk, and more.
2. Amazfit Band 5 Smartwatch
The Amazfit Band 5 Smartwatch is an impressive device that monitors everything from your food steps and blood oxygen levels to your heartbeat, GPS location, and more.
The smartwatch has a genuinely high-end battery that lasts up to 15-days per charge (yes, that’s right, it lasts over two whole weeks when fully charged).
With the app, you can log in and monitor your partner’s heartbeat, and sleeping patterns, see where they are at on the map, and much more.
This smartwatch even has a period tracking program that helps females predict when their next menstrual cycle will be.
All in all, unless it’s long distance sex toys, it’s hard to beat these long distance couples’ watches.
3. Fitbit Versa 2 Smartwatch
The third item on our list is the Fitbit Versa 2, one of the coolest smartwatches we’ve seen from Fitbit yet!
The smartwatch does everything that other smartwatches do and then some.
For example, it has a heartbeat monitor, GPS location tracking, as well as sleep and swim tracking.
Even more, the Fitbit Versa 2 comes with Alex built right into the unit on top of all the other cool features.
Just about all the smartwatches you could get for your long distance partner do heartbeat and GPS these days, but how many have Alexa built in as well?
4. Fitbit Sense Advanced Smartwatch
Another amazing Fitbit product to consider gifting that special someone in your long distance relationship is the Fitbit Sense Advanced Smartwatch.
This long distance smartwatch is just as impressive as previous versions of Fitbit smartwatches, and then some.
It monitors all the best stuff like sleep and swimming patterns, location, and even stress levels in addition to the basics like heartbeat and skin temperature.
With access to the app, you can access all of the real-time information that the smartwatch is gathering from your partner, like your partner’s heartbeat, making it a perfect choice for long distance couples.
5. K’NECT Long Distance Bracelets
The K’NECT Long Distance Bracelets are fashioned after all the greatest smartwatches.
A unique and noteworthy benefit of these bracelets compared to almost all others is that they allow you to stay connected with up to three other individuals (four total), rather than just one.
You can send private messages and color-coded secret messages one-on-one with each of the people wearing the bracelets, all password protected.
This purchase comes with two devices and two manuals (the bracelets are compatible with both iOs and Android smartphones).
6. Apple Watch Series 3
The Apple Watch Series 3 is another excellent choice of gift for long distance relationships.
The smartwatch from Apple comes with built-in GPS tracking, retina display, optical heart sensor, and more.
It’s even waterproof, so you can keep it on while you’re taking a dip in the pool.
Even more, you can store and listen to podcasts, music, and audiobooks on this Apple smartwatch.
The Apple Watch Series 3 should definitely be on your list of long distance relationship gadgets if you have the budget (it’s right up there with the hug shirt).
7. Amazfit T-Rex Pro Smartwatch
Speaking of the best long distance relationship gadgets, this smartwatch from Amazfit, the T-Rex Pro, is a great gift for the man in your long distance relationship.
It lets you say updated on his heartbeat, skin temperature, and GPS location like other watches for long distance couples do (with access to the app).
At any rate, the smartwatch is perfect for the outdoorsy male as it monitors everything from blood oxygen and temperature to his physical location in case something happens.
Further, the unit is made heavy-duty, is waterproof, and features an ultra-long 18-hour battery life on a full charge.
8. Fitpolo Smartmarth for Men and Women
Though technically for both men and women, this classy pink Fitpolo smartwatch is a top-notch choice for the long distance lady in your relationship.
The device is IP68 waterproof rated as well, so you can take a plunge anytime you desire without worrying about taking your smartwatch off first.
The battery life lasts several days when fully charged, even with the heartbeat monitor, GPS location tracking, and other tools constantly running in the background.
The Fitpolo smartwatch is compatible with Android and iOs smartphones.
9. Amazfit Bip 3 Smartwatch Pink Women’s Smartwatch
The Amazfit Bip 3 (Pink) is a beautiful smartwatch for the woman in your long distance relationship.
The smartwatch is top-of-the-line with ATM 5 water resistant rating, GPS location tracking in real-time, heartbeat and blood oxygen level monitors, and more.
It comes with over 60 convenient sports-related tools built right into it as well, making it great for couples with fitness goals. The battery life is 14 days (two whole weeks) per full charge.
One of the coolest things about this smartwatch is that if you share access to the app with your partner, they can control many of the features on your watch (such as picking songs to play for you).
Plus, if you buy one for him and for her, you’ll feel connected on a whole different level just knowing you both have the “same” watch.
10. Amazfit Bip 3 Smartwatch Gray Men’s Smartwatch
The Amazfit Bip 3 (Gray) is an aesthetically and technologically pleasing smartwatch for the male half of your long distance relationship.
Track his sleeping patterns, skin temperature, and heartbeat with access to his app, as well as choose what music the unit plays.
Send him personalized messages, that only the two of you can see.
If he’s the physical type, this smartwatch is even better than other smartwatches because it has dozens of sports-related functions programmed into it.
As far as long distance gadgets for the wrist go, they don’t get much better than this (unless they’re maybe long distance sex toys!)
11. TOZO S2 Smart Watch Alexa Built-in
The TOZO s2 smartwatch is one underrated device. It comes with all the same great features of much more expensive smartwatches, and for a fraction of the price.
Perhaps the most eye-catching feature is its 1.69-inch display screen, which dwarfs other smartwatch screens from competitors.
The watch tracks location, heartbeat, and blood oxygen levels, and includes several fitness-related tools.
You don’t have to worry about wearing your watch in the rain, pool, or during heavy workouts that cause you to sweat either, because it is ATM 5 waterproof.
Further, it looks great for both men and women, especially on the wrists of the sporty types.
12. Amazfit Bip S Lite Smartwatch
The Bip 2 Lite Amazfit smartwatch is a great long distance watch, especially for the lady in your long distance relationship.
The device does all the amazing things other Amazfit smartwatches do but is provided to your lover in a much more petite package.
It monitors her heart rate, blood oxygen, physical location, and much more. The watch is also waterproof, so she can wear it while sweating, caught in the rain, or swimming.
The watch has a moderate 1.28-inch colored display and a crazy-impressive 30-day battery life.
The display is always on, so you never have to fiddle with buttons or settings to see what time it is or if you have any new notifications.
13. SoundPEATS Smartwatch
Last but not least is the SoundPeats Smartwatch, a lesser-known but still a very suitable option.
The screen is 1.4-inches, much larger than many other popular smartwatches for long distance couples.
The watch monitors heartbeats, provides GPS tracking, and over a dozen sports-related modes to help you train.
Battery-life of the watch is around 10 days.
14. SAMSUNG Galaxy Watch
The SAMSUNG Galaxy Watch would be much higher on our list if it weren’t for the price tag (as with the next item on our list).
Aside from the hefty price tag, this smartwatch is perfect for promoting a healthy and happy relationship with your LDR partner.
You can do everything but actually, reach out and have a genuine physical connection with your partner, while you have a watch like this on.
Video chatting, controlling your partner’s ring, or your partner’s toy, and much more is possible straight through the watch. You can even watch movies together.
15. Apple Watch Series 7
The Apple Watch Series 7 is another expensive item that makes a perfect LDR watch.
As with the Galaxy watch, the only real downside to these gadgets is their high cost.
That said, this Apple watch is one of the best products on the market, period.
If you’re really looking for the best LDR watch, it’s either this one or the Galaxy smartwatch.
This advanced wearable technology allows you to connect, from any place in the world, at any time, and stay connected in your partner’s life.
Further, with real-time access to various apps that work in tandem with this gadget, you can stay even more connected to your partner’s life.
16. Amazfit Bip U Pro
The Amazfit Bip U Pro is another great LDR watch, especially for those who want to closely monitor the other person.
This unit measures skin temperature, heartbeat, location, and all other significant factors that the best smartwatches do.
You can feel closer than ever, despite being located in different time zones with this great gadget.
It works well with Android and iPhone technology and has ATM 5 waterproof rating as well.
That means it’s useful whether on the go, or at home, as long as you have your phone somewhere nearby (like your pocket, car, or backpack).
You can even wear this one in the pool!
My name is Jenny and I love helping people with their relationships. I believe a few simple tips can help people massively improve their communication skills with their partners and really express themselves. Thanks for visiting!