30 of the best watchfaces for Samsung Gear Sport, Gear S3, Gear S26
So, naturally, you can expect to find a lot of 3rd party apps for the Gear S2, Gear S3, and Gear Sport in the Galaxy Apps store. As well as tons and tons of watch faces. Some good, some bad... But you know, it's mostly in the eye of the beholder.
Still, it's a daunting list to sift through. So, we thought we'd give you a list of 30 pretty good watch faces to get you started on your Gear smartwatch journey.
This is a sleek and simplistic watchface with a dark background to maximise battery life. It shows the time, day of the week, and battery level, while its AOD mode defaults to time only.
DesignerKang Gold Class
If you happen to have a Gold or Rose Gold Gear S3, you may want to look at some watch faces that also rock that sort of shine. The Gold Class offers a lot of information at a glance, yet looks relatively clean.
Another minimalistic and dark watchface, which still manages to squeeze battery level and numeric date in there. The cool thing is that it will show you those widgets even in AOD mode.
Chris Black Elegant GSF
A bit bolder, with contrasting colors and thick hour and minute hands. The widgets provided will track battery level, seconds, and date. The AOD on the Gear S3 looks a lot like the actual watchface, creating the illusion of the watch never turning off.
This face simulates the good old "glow in the dark" watches, with its green hands and hour numbers, You get battery level, day of the week, and numeric date info as well. The AOD mode only stick with time, though.
With a copper tint throughout its interface, this watchface could make a good match for the gold versions of the Gear S3.
Deutscher German Si856 Yellow Made Swiss GSF
Big, bold, and easy to see with no complications or widgets save for a small window that shows you the numerical date. You can choose between a dark gray or completely black background by double-tapping on the face.
A watchface that shows you a lot but manages to avoid senseless clutter. The Moma will show you the time in both digital and analog, the battery level, step count and step goal, distance traveled, and a numeric date. It even displays all of its widgets in AOD mode!
Evotion Collection Swiss Made Black Chronograph Automatic
A pretty solid watchface that shows you everything at a glance. The bright hands are contrasted against a dark bacgrounds and four widgets show battery level, day, date, month, and a chronograph. The Gear S3 gets an AOD mode which keeps all its widgets.
Mr Men Black V1
Another classic look with a couple of useful widgets. We liked this watchface for its choice of color themes — double-tap on the face to circle through lots of style options!
Premium dial watch Best dial 2018
This face has a bit more going on, with a bold and thick interface, crowded widgets, and faux light refractions. But somehow, it manages to pull it off in a good-looking package that also lets you choose between 7 different accent colors. The matching AOD mode is the cherry on top!
WWC Schaffhausen Portofino
Clock O Modern V3
Kingsman - Secret Service - Deluxe GMT
This is a rather heavy face that comes with 5 complications — battery, date, month, a 24 hr hand, and a mini face that always shows you the current GMT time — and still manages to look stylish. To top it off, you can shuffle through 6 color options to make it suit your style. You can download a 3-day trial version before committing to a purchase, too.
Rose Gold Hugo Boss
A sporty-looking, bold watchface with 7 colors to pick from and four different widgets that show you S Health data, numeric date, and the third one is customizable.
Luxury Collection Watch for Men Special Version 2018
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Aurora Nomos Black Classic
A unique look with slim, minimalistic arms and markings and just two widgets — one for battery level and one as a chronometer. There are also faux relections to top it off.
The Lifesum watchface has the app's theme running through it complete with a cute apple mascot that is there to remind you what you should be doing in the different parts of the day.
A very simple and free digital watchface that shows you the time with big, bold numbers. Looks pretty much identical in AOD mode.
This cool and rather simple watchface has a cool feature — tapping on its top or bottom widget instantly starts up a chronograph, which transforms the watchface and adds a pause/play button.
Messa 2x color Black and White
Classic-looking, stylish, comes in two colors. What more does one need?
Simple Gray 24hs
We couldn't resist the call-back look of an old digital watch. Its dark theme will conserve power, while the big, bold numbers will still let you know what time it is at a glance from whatever angle.