Tag Archive: Fitness


Coronavirus sees Health and Fitness app installs skyrocket 47% in Q2

Downloads have already topped 656 million, and there’s still a month left in the quarter…

What you need to know Health and Fitness app downloads have skyrocketed in Q2 of 2020. Downloads have reached 656 million, 47% more than last quarter, and there’s still a month left. The rise is of course down to consumers rethinking their health regimes due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

New data from Sensor Tower has revealed that downloads of apps in the  [Read More…]

Focus on fitness with the Garmin Forerunner 35 GPS Watch now down to $100

While it’s crucial for everyone to practice social distancing and stay home as much as possible, it’s still important to get out of the house every once in a while for some fresh air. Going to the gym right now isn’t a smart idea, but you can still take a run around where you live and practice social distancing outside. This Garmin Forerunner 35 GPS running watch can keep you on track and get you back home no matter which  [Read More…]

Get big discounts on these fitness apps that can help you stay active and healthy at home

Exercise is something that we all need, but also something that most of us dread. But breaking a sweat is integral to boosting our immune system, which we all need — especially now. But since most gyms across the country are temporarily shut down, we have no choice but to make our homes double as makeshift fitness centers.

If you’re not keen on relying on your trainer’s free Instagram lives for workouts, you can get your fitness fix  [Read More…]

Quick! Get a smartwatch or fitness tracker with Curbside Pickup at Best Buy

I don’t know about you, but even though I have been working from home for over a year, I’m getting a pretty severe case of cabin fever right about now. Even with local shelter-in-place declarations, we’re fortunately still allowed to go on walks, hikes, and runs — provided of course that we are in good health and stay at least six feet apart from other people. If you want to get some steps in and need a new smartwatch or  [Read More…]

The new Wyze Band brings fitness tracking and Alexa to your wrist for $25

The Wyze Scale also offers an affordable way to track your weight.

What you need to know Wyze Band will have Alexa built-in, 10-day battery life, and a 5 ATM water-resistance rating. Wyze Scale measures 12 body metrics, including weight, body fat, and heart rate. Wyze Band will be $ 24.99 and Wyze Scale is $ 19.99, launching publicly in April 2020.

Wyze is a company known for its low-cost smart home devices such as cameras, light  [Read More…]

Keep kids motivated with the Garmin Vivofit Jr fitness tracker down to $39

Kids home because schools are closed due to the coronavirus? Don’t let them waste away sitting around doing nothing. Grab a Garmin Vivofit Jr kids activity tracker on sale for $ 39. Your kids can use it to stay motivated and keep moving. You can use it to help remind them about chores and things like that. These trackers often sell as high as $ 70 and only rarely go on sale. There are three colors available: Broken Lava, Digi  [Read More…]

Start the year off right with these incredible fitness trackers!

We highly recommend the Fitbit Versa 2 for a wide variety of styles and uses, including automatic activity tracking, on-screen workouts, Fitbit Pay, music storage, and so much more. It’s no wonder that Fitbit continues to be one of the many highly regarded names in the industry with all it has to offer. However, don’t worry if that’s not your cup of tea. There are quite a few other options to choose from. Whether you’re looking for specific  [Read More…]

Xiaomi’s latest fitness tracker doesn’t look like one at all

The Mijia Quartz Watch doesn’t look like your average fitness tracker, but it is hiding a lot of smarts.

Xiaomi is known primarily for its phones, but the Chinese brand is the second-largest wearable manufacturer in the world. That’s down to its affordable line of fitness bands under the Mi Band label, but that’s not all Xiaomi makes. It introduced a full-fledged smartwatch last month, and over the years it has launched a few hybrid wearables, like  [Read More…]

The $30 Mi Band 4 fitness tracker is an unmissable deal on Cyber Monday

Xiaomi is the king of the value wearable segment, and the Mi Band 4 is an absolute steal at $ 30.

If you’re in the market for an affordable fitness band, you won’t find anything better than what Xiaomi has to offer. For the last five years, the Chinese manufacturer dominated the value wearable market on the back of stellar fitness trackers that retailed for $ 30 or less.

The Mi Band 4 continues that heritage, but it also  [Read More…]

You should avoid these 3 cheap fitness trackers on Black Friday

Cheap no-name fitness trackers can be tempting, but you should use Black Friday to score a reputable product at a great price.

Pictured: Xiaomi Mi Band 4

When you’re deciding between two products on Black Friday, it’s easy to settle for the cheaper option. Cheap is always better, right? Wrong. In some cases, this may not affect the performance of the product. However, that’s not the case when choosing a fitness tracker or smartwatch. 

Sure, low  [Read More…]