Tag Archive: Fitness


The 10 best fitness trackers of 2019

We highly recommend the Fitbit Versa for a wide variety of styles and uses, the Garmin Vivosport for outdoor and hardcore athletes, and the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active for high-tech, stylish fitness fans.

Best Overall — Fitbit Versa

Fitbit Versa Features Heart rate monitor Altimeter 4-day battery life Sleep tracking Music player Water resistance to 50 meters Color screen Replaceable band Compatibility with Android, iOS, and Windows

Swapping out the Versa band isn’t as easy as  [Read More…]

The Amazfit Verge is a fitness smartwatch for the rest of us

With built-in GPS, 24/7 heart rate monitoring, and five-day battery life, the Amazfit Verge has it all.

Amazfit has carved out a name for itself over the last 18 months as a purveyor of affordable fitness bands and smartwatches. The Bip showed that the brand could do a great job with a sub-$ 100 smartwatch, whereas the fitness-focused Stratos is positioned against the likes of Garmin and Polar.

The Verge is also aimed at the fitness segment,  [Read More…]

Hands-on with Fitbit’s new Versa Lite and Inspire fitness trackers

There’s also a big Fitbit app redesign in the works.

Fitbit recently held a press event in New York City to unveil its latest wave of fitness trackers for the upcoming Spring season. The new products include the Fitbit Versa Lite Edition, Inspire/Inspire HR, and Ace 2. Here’s what you can look forward to from each one.

Fitbit Versa Lite Edition

From a design point of view, the Versa Lite is almost identical to the  [Read More…]

Keep an eye on your heart rate with Garmin’s fitness trackers sale

A watched heart still beats.

Garmin is dropping the price on several popular fitness trackers between now and February 16. The discounted devices include the Vivomove HR for $ 169.99, the Vivoactive 3 series for $ 239.99, and the Vivofit Jr. 2 for $ 59.99. The deals started with Garmin, but you can find them at other retailers, too. Amazon has the Vivomove HR, the Vivoactive 3, and the Vivofit Jr. 2 at the same low price.

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Huawei Watch GT review: A fitness band in diguise

Huawei’s latest wearable is a good fitness tracker wearing the clothes of a bad smartwatch.

The smartwatch market is a tough place to compete. As it’s evolved, it’s become more focused on fitness tracking than blowing up your wrist with notifications. That’s understandable given our increasing need to disconnect from our digital obligations.

So if the Huawei Watch 2 was the company’s full-featured, app-running, LTE-connecting smartwatch then the Watch GT is a wearable with a different set  [Read More…]

Strap on a discounted Amazfit fitness tracker and stick to your resolutions

It’s time to track your health.

Newegg is offering a number of Amazfit fitness trackers with up to 35% off their usual prices. These devices are an affordable alternative to something like an Apple Watch and vary in style and feature-set, and offer different types of tracking depending on your needs.

The first device in the sale is the Amazfit Bip Smartwatch which is down to $ 64.99 from $ 100. This gadget has received an average  [Read More…]

Track your weight and fitness with $8 off this app-enabled Bluetooth scale

Step on up and keep better track of your fitness this year.

Amazon has the Mpow Bluetooth Scale on sale for just $ 18.19 when you enter promo code 30MPOW75 during checkout. That’ll save you $ 8 off the regular price of this newly released scale.

This water-resistant scale is capable of displaying ten body composition measurements, from your BMI to BMR, body fat, muscle, metabolic age, weight, and more, which you can track by adding the  [Read More…]

Crush your resolutions with 20% off the Motiv ring fitness tracker

Get moving.

Right now, Amazon is offering the Motiv Ring Fitness, Sleep, and Heart Rate Tracker for $ 159.99. That’s 20% off the usual $ 200 price tag. Today’s deal is a match of the historic best price.

Note that initially, you’ll receive a sizing set. You’ll use it to find your perfect fit and customize the look. Color options include grey, rose gold, and black. Once you know what size and color is best for you,  [Read More…]

Crush your resolutions with 20% off the Motiv ring fitness tracker

Benefits sans bulk.

Right now, Amazon is offering the Motiv Ring Fitness, Sleep, and Heart Rate Tracker for $ 159.99. That’s 20% off the usual $ 200 price tag. Today’s deal is a historic low price.

Note that initially, you’ll receive a sizing set. You’ll use it to find your perfect fit and customize the look. Color options include grey, rose gold, and black. Once you know what size and color is best for you, you’ll let  [Read More…]

Several Garmin fitness trackers have been discounted for Black Friday

Run, run, Rudolph.

Christmas is coming, and after that comes New Year’s resolutions. One most common resolutions? Losing weight. If you’re trying to get healthier in the coming months, you’ll want to check out these discounted Garmin fitness trackers.

If you’re interested in a Garmin Vivofit 3, you’ll be pleased to know they’re down to only $ 49.99 in a few different colors. That’s $ 30 off the normal price, and this tracker is great for counting  [Read More…]