Most of the best fitness trackers and many of the best fitness smartwatches rely almost entirely on touchscreens, with buttons as a distant afterthought. But the more serious you get about fitness, the less reliable these touch-reliant devices become.
The AC team tests dozens of fitness watches, bands, and apps every year. But which ones do they actually use when they're not reviewing products? There are their favorite fitness devices out of everything they've tried thus far.
Xiaomi has updated the Mi Band 6 it initially unveiled in March with a new NFC feature in Europe. This is the first time the fitness tracker will be available in a non-Chinese market with contactless payment support.
If you're thinking of getting a fitness tracker, also referred to as an activity tracker, there are a few things to consider for a child. Here are the best you can get and our pick for the top one overall.
More and more companies that make fitness trackers and smartwatches are getting into the subscription services game, but Whoop is a company that has gone all-in on subscriptions, bundling hardware and software into a monthly fee. After spending some time with the Whoop Strap 3.0, I warmed up to this model more than I had expected to.
The fitness tracker includes a PPG optical heart rate monitor. It can also monitor your sleep, measure blood oxygen, and more. It can cover 11 different sports and activities like travel distance, calories burned, etc. The battery lasts 15 days.
There are a lot of fitness trackers out there, so if you're trying to figure out which one to buy, we're here to help. Fitness trackers come in all shapes and sizes, for all shapes and sizes. We have options for you whether you need a tracker just for your steps, one that can survive running a marathon, and absolutely everything that falls in between.
Some kids always seem to be moving and physically active, while other kids need a little encouragement to get going. That's what the Vivofit Jr 3 tries to do for both types of children by allowing for tracking and incentivizing them to be more active. How does it fare in those goals? Let's see.
Amazon is giving you the opportunity to pre-order the new Fitbit Sense advanced smartwatch at a $24 discount before it's officially released later this month. Choose between Carbon/Graphite and White/Gold models for a limited time.
There has been a lot of criticism going around the interwebs lately on potential misuses of new wearable technologies from the likes of Amazon and Fitbit, and a lot of that is based on healthy skepticism. While taking nothing away from those arguments, I instead want to speculate on some more positive uses of these holistic wellness trackers.