Written by Jonna

4 reasons for a children's smartwatch or GPS tracker

When you're always up to date with the latest trends, you can't miss out on having a smartwatch on your wrist. Just like the time that smartphones were still new, the younger generation can't be left to their own devices. That's why there are smartwatches or so called GPS trackers available for children. But why would your kid need a watch like that? This article gives you 4 reasons why your little one should have a smartwatch or GPS tracker.

1. You'll know where your kid is at all times

Children's smartwatch GPS

Does the smartwatch have a GPS function? You can use the accompanying app to see exactly where your little one is. A smartwatch with GPS, or a GPS tracker, comes in handy when you're home and your kid is playing outside. This way, you can keep an eye on him without hovering around him all the time. Some GPS trackers for children give you a notification on your phone as soon as your kid leaves a certain area. You can set this area on the accompanying app on your phone. So, when you're at the park and your kid runs off when you're not watching her for 3 seconds, your phone will beep.

2. Your kid's movement is encouraged

call children's smartwatch

Use different children's smartwatches or GPS trackers to playfully encourage your children to get up from the couch and get moving. Instead of watching TV programs and playing computer games, they'll be playing soccer in the streets. Set the daily number of steps that your kid needs to take, and your kid will receive virtual coins as a reward that he can use to level up in games or to feed his virtual pet. Keep track of the activities of your kid on the accompanying app on your phone. This way, you'll know when to take your kid with you for a walk in the park.

3. Your kid can always be reached

SOS smartwatch

When a smartwatch has a SIM card, your child can make calls with the smartwatch without having to carry a phone around. No chance of your child not answering your calls because its phone is lying around somewhere. Children can use the smartwatch to send each other text messages or photos. Some children's smartwatches have an SOS button. In case of an emergency, you push 1 button and the watch will call 3 previously set phone numbers until someone answers.

4. Your kid enjoys themselves with a fun gadget

children's smartwatch

While a children's smartwatch is useful for you, it's also a fun gadget for your kid. Various smartwatches allow children to discover the digital world. Next to the fact that a lot of children's smartwatches have many games, such as snake, they also have a lot of nice functions. Your kid can play the guitar with the watch by making certain movements. Or he can take photos, which he can edit and send to his friends. And don't be surprised when your voice is suddenly turned into that of a cat or a robot.


Children's smartwatches and GPS trackers are useful gadgets for parents and the perfect toy for your kid. You no longer have to constantly watch your kid when he's playing outside with his friends. If you're wondering where your son or daughter is exactly, you can use a GPS tracker to see where they are. When dinner is ready, you can quickly call them to let them know. On top of that, your little one playfully discovers the digital world, thanks to fun games and cool functions.

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Jonna Watch Expert.

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