Fitbit Alta HR

Fitbit heart rate monitoring explained

We discuss features, accuracy and applications of the PurePulse sensor Tracking heart rate is a huge feature of Fitbit’s smartwatches and fitness trackers – and

Fitbit Inspire HR v Fitbit Alta HR: Helping you decide which fitness tracker is best

We compare the old with the new and discover the differences If you’re buying a new Fitbit, trying to choose between its long list of fitness trackers is

Fitbit Charge 3 v Alta HR: Battle of the fitness bands

Helping you decide which Fitbit fitness tracker is the best fit for your wrist The Fitbit Alta HR and the Charge 3 (which will soon

And finally: Amazon deals on Fitbit and Huawei smartwatches

Welcome to And Finally, our round up of the rumblings and smaller stories around the world of wearable technology. This week we have details of another

Fitbit Charge 3 vs Charge 2 vs Charge HR: What’s the difference?

Fitbit offers numerous devices in the activity tracking market, from the plain and simple Flex 2 to its GPS sportswatch, known to friends as Ionic. The latest device to

Fitbit Alta HR vs Charge 3: What’s the difference?

Fitbit has no fewer than nine activity trackers in its portfolio. The latest in the line up is the Charge 3, which succeeds the excellent Charge

And finally: Fitbit sale ahead of rumoured Charge 3 unveil

And the rest of the week’s news It’s And Finally, our weekly story rounding up the rumours in wearable tech – and the stories that didn’t

Future of fitness trackers: State of play and what comes next

What Fitbit, Xiaomi and Garmin can do to quell the fitness band decline With each passing financial quarter, the reality becomes clearer – fitness trackers are slowly

Best fitness tracker guide 2018: Fitbit, Xiaomi, Garmin and more

Eat, sleep, walk, repeat with these top activity bands If you’re looking for a top fitness tracker – be it a activity band, fitness watch

Garmin v Fitbit: How do these two fitness giants compare 2018 ?

When you look at the heavyweights of the wearable division, Garmin and Fitbit are firmly within the elite group. Both have managed to carve out a name for themselves

Fossil Q Neely review : A beautiful hybrid watch for small wrists

For casual tracking and discreet features in a (very) compact, stylish package, the Fossil Q Neely is a strong choice. How much of an affordable

Women’s health tech: What’s next

Women’s health tech is on the verge of something big – Fitbit gets serious and startups get ambitious Before we started to think of women as

Best Fitness Tracker For Women 2018

Fitness is always an important concern for every age of the group. Most of the time we don’t have time to do our daily workout

Best Fitbit 2018: All our Fitbit reviews for you to compare

So, you want to buy a Fitbit. But which one suits your style, budget and fitness levels? If you’re wondering “which is the best Fitbit

Resting heart rate guide: The devices to track for RHR and how to lower it

A slow beat is the sign of a healthy ticker, here’s how to measure it Heart rate tracking is becoming an ever-more crucial ingredient for

Best fitness tracker guide: The top activity bands you can buy now

Eat, sleep, walk, repeat with these top activity bands The best fitness trackers and activity bands are now much more than just basic step-counters. They

Fitbit Alta HR v Fitbit Charge 2: Which is right for you

Which feature-packed tracker should you choose? Fitbit’sline-up of fitness trackers is now pretty huge and deciding between the Fitbit Alta HR and Fitbit Charge HR

The best fitness wearables for women – UPDATE LAST 2017

From step counting to marathon training, here are the best options for gurls We still get asked a lot which GPS sports watches for women

Nokia Steel HR review : There might be a new name on the face, but this is still a hybrid smartwatch great

The Nokia Steel HR is the Withings Steel HR aside from some very minor differences, and quite frankly we don’t have a problem with that.

Big test: Four fitness trackers go head-to-head on sleep tracking

The biggest sleep trackers duke it out The more we learn about sleep, the more we understand about how crucial regular, quality rest it is

Garmin Forerunner 30 review

OUR VERDICT The Garmin Forerunner 30 is a pared-back version of the Forerunner 35, and while it lacks some of the more advanced features of

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro review : Samsung’s getting the band back together

The Gear Fit2 Pro is an improvement over the Fit2, but not a huge one. The strengths of the Fit2 are still the strengths of

Best heart rate monitor: Top watches, chest straps and bands

Want to get fit, fast and strong? Just listen to your heart Strapping on a heart rate monitor is an easy way to supercharge your

Hands on: Garmin Forerunner 30 review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The Garmin Forerunner 30 is a pared back version of the Forerunner 35, and while it lacks some of the more advanced

Hands on: Huawei Band 2 Pro review

Huawei is launching the Band 2 Pro, the successor to a wearable that saw limited release outside of the US under the name Honor Band

Garmin Vivosmart 3 review : Watch out Fitbit, Garmin’s going for an all-rounder

Garmin has re-angled the Vivosmart to make it better competition for Fitbit. The loss of GPS is a shame, even though distance tracking on the

Fitbit Alta HR v Misfit Ray: Battle of the fashion-conscious fitness trackers

Which stylish fitness band is for you? There are plenty of fitness trackers that focus on hardcore tracking rather than looks, but what if you’re

Fitbit Alta HR review : The new Alta HR plays to Fitbit’s strengths with improved fitness tracking

The Fitbit Alta HR is a return to the company’s strongest suit, with a focus on sleep, wellbeing and heart health rather than all-out fitness.

Fitbit Alta HR vs Alta vs Flex 2: What’s the difference?

Fitbit has announced the Alta HR, adding to its already strong line-up of activity trackers. The new device sits into the company’s “Everyday” category, alongside

Fitbit Alta HR vs Charge 2: What’s the difference?

Fitbit has no fewer than nine activity trackers in its portfolio, following the recent addition of the Alta HR. As you might guess from its