Tag Archive: Fitness


The best fitness trackers for your Android device

Looking to buy a wearable to adorn your wrist with? The first question that comes to mind is whether you should get a smartwatch or a fitness tracker?

Well, the answer depends on what you expect the device to do. A smartwatch makes it easier to respond to emails, texts, and calls and see social media notifications. On the other hand, fitness trackers have traditionally focused on health and activity monitoring, such as how many steps you’ve taken during the day.

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Misfit’s anniversary sale drops its fitness tracker to an insane low of $10

It’s time to celebrate!

Misfit is celebrating its anniversary all month long with some stellar deals on its hybrid smartwatches, fitness trackers, and accessories, including 40% off select smartwatch straps and $ 5 tracker bands. With free shipping, you’ll be able to make out with a fantastic deal no matter which items you choose.

Previously priced between $ 175 and $ 195, each version of the Misfit Phase Hybrid Smartwatch is now down to $ 49.99. It  [Read More…]

How to sync your fitness band to Google Fit

Google Fit is perfect for staying on top of your fitness goals, but it can be cumbersome to always have your phone with you while on a run. Thankfully, it’s easy to get Google Fit data straight from your fitness band. Here’s how to sync your fitness band to Google Fit!

Products used in this guide Any Android smartphone Google Play Store: Google Fit (Free) Amazon: TicWatch Pro ($ 250) Google Play Store: Mi Fit (Free) Amazon: Xiaomi  [Read More…]

Fitbit has several fitness trackers on sale including the Alta for just $80

Get fit bit-by-bit.

The Fitbit Alta large black fitness tracker is down to $ 79.95 on Amazon. This is the first time in more than a year this tracker has dropped below $ 100, and it more regularly sells as high as $ 130. You can also get it at this price in Teal and Purple.

The small versions are down to $ 80 in Black and Purple as well.

This deal on the Alta is part  [Read More…]

Make fitness fun with Garmin’s Disney Princess Vivofit Jr. 2 tracker

Pep up your princess.

Motivating kids to get off the couch and in the backyard can be a chore, but this device will help your kids want to get up and move around. Garmin’s Vivofit Jr. 2 kid’s fitness trackers have been around for awhile now, but today, the company announced the newest version. Garmin partnered with Disney to release a new Disney Princess-themed tracker, complete with a special band and a new mobile app.

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Google Fit gets a complete revamp with new UI and fitness goals

The new changes are rolling out this week.

Google Fit has been in dire need of a major update for quite a while now, and less than two months before Google’s expected fall hardware event where we’re anticipating the company’s first Pixel Watch, our prayers have been answered.

Starting this week, a brand-new Google Fit will begin rolling out to users everywhere on Android, iOS, and Wear OS. There’s a lot to take in, but the biggest  [Read More…]

Fitbit announces Charge 3 fitness tracker, coming this October for $150

Pre-orders for the new tracker are live starting today.

Fitbit’s been hitting the smartwatch market pretty hard over the past few months with its Ionic and Versa, and following those two wearables, the company’s now going back to revive one of its most popular fitness tracker series with the all-new Fitbit Charge 3.

The Charge 3 is an evolution of the Charge 2 that came out before it, and while it has the same general form factor  [Read More…]

Motiv Smart Ring First Impressions – fitness tracking on your finger

Motiv announced this morning that it would be bringing its fascinating new smart ring to Android, along with Google Fit compatibility. We were luck enough to get our hands on some beta hardware and software to try out in advance, and the early results are very promising. But does the potential of the little ring outweigh its $ 200 price tag? let’s take a look.

What follows is some early impressions of our short time with the Motiv smart ring,  [Read More…]

Xiaomi Mi Band 3 review: The best fitness tracker for under $100

For $ 30, you’re not going to find a wearable that offers the same set of features as the Mi Band 3.

Xiaomi entered the wearable market four years ago, emulating a similar strategy as its phone business that saw the brand edge out its Chinese rivals. The key takeaway from the first-gen Mi Band was its affordability: costing just $ 15, it was much cheaper than any other product that offered a similar set of features.

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Fitbit’s huge fitness tracker sale includes the Fitbit Ionic for $50 off

Sure, get one for Father’s Day. Then get one for you.

Amazon has a huge selection of Fitbit fitness trackers and headphones discounted up to $ 50 off for Father’s Day, which is just a couple weeks away now. There are a variety of colors and sizes on sale, and the different models all have varying features.

The Fitbit Ionic smartwatch is down to $ 249.95. That price matches the lowest we’ve seen, and it’s $ 50  [Read More…]