fitness

The designers and brands we want to make Android Wear watches next

Some suggestions for Google and co With Android Wear 2.0 about to drop and a sporty New Balance-Casio one two at CES, things are looking

Whoop Strap 2.0 review : A wearable that proves we should all be training like the pros

Whoop proves we should all be training and recovering like the pros, regardless of our fitness-based aspirations. The price tag will immediately rule out most

Best Bluetooth headphones for running – UPDATE 2017

When it comes to buying the perfect pair of Bluetooth headphones for running, things just got a lot smarter. The latest models can check heart

Misfit Vapor guide hands-on review : An understated smartwatch with some fitness extras

Everything you need to know about Misfit’s new smartwatch Misfit has added another smartwatch to the ranks with the Vapor, the first device in its

And finally : Apple Watch Series 3 detailed and more

A roundup of the week’s rumour mill and some of the lesser stories from CES 2017 It’s been a crazy few days in the tech

Hands on: Mio Slice review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The Mio Slice may not be the most exciting looking wearable on the planet, but it does do something different to every

​Withings Steel HR review : Smart compromise

Withings has made a watch that walks the line between smartwatch and analogue timepiece with impressive skill. As a fitness tracker it’s among the most

Hands on: Misfit Vapor review

OUR EARLY VERDICT Misfit’s first smartwatch could be a great choice for fitness fans who want a tracker which can do a little bit more

Hands on: TCL Moveband review

OUR EARLY VERDICT The Moveband won’t blow you away with stunning design or standout features, but for not a lot of money you can nab

Every Fossil Group designer wearable launched in 2016 – Getting to 100: Michael Kors, Diesel, Armani, Kate Spade & more

At Baselworld back in March, Fossil Group announced it would launch 100 wearables from eight of its fashion brands, in 40 countries and 20 languages,

And finally: Apple Watch Series 3 could move vital feature to make it even slimmer

Merry Christmas you lovely, lovely people. We hope you’ve enjoyed tucking away the turkey and mountain of sprouts, but have every intention of putting that

The big ​VO2 Max test : Fitbit, Garmin and Jabra go head-to-head

We put three wearables up against the sports lab There’s been an increasing focus on VO2 Max from the latest fitness wearables, with Garmin, Fitbit

Bose SoundSport Pulse review: Fine sounding sports earphones

In the current age of wearable technology it can be tempting for manufacturers to shove as many sensors and features into their products as possible.

No.1 Smartband F1 Review : A bracelet born for sports

When it comes to fitness and health, we have recently been dependent on small devices to let us quickly get information about our performance as

SONY XPERIA EAR REVIEW

In theory, Sony’s newest wearable sounds promising. The Xperia Ear is a single Bluetooth earbud that lets you dictate messages, get weather updates and smartphone

Fossil’s Winter 2016 collection : Emporio Armani, Diesel and Kate Spade

Up close with the latest additions to Fossil’s collection of designer wearables Fossil Group, worthy winners of our Fashion Tech Collection of the Year award

Coach HP Smartwatch Review

THE GOOD Very attractive analog watch with comfortable leather strap Many smartphone notification options Waterproof casing THE BAD Limited activity tracking Can’t access already viewed

Mionix Naos QG review

PROS Brilliant ergonomics Interesting biometric data graphs Sublime tracking performance CONS Limited RGB lighting Expensive for a wired mouse Elements of the software in beta

The best Pebble smartwatch alternatives : A starter list

When the very convincing rumours came out that Fitbit was about to buy Pebble and kill the brand, Fear took over our emotional control panels.

Amazfit Arc review : If cutting costs is a top priority, look no further than Arc

Huami’s on a roll this year. The Chinese company has already released the Amazfit Moon Beam and Equator wearables, which weren’t perfect but fantastically eye

Which Samsung Gear smartwatch should you buy?

We give you the lowdown on all the best Samsung smartwatches Ever since the original Samsung Galaxy Gear was unveiled back in September 2013, we’ve

Fitbit Flex 2 v Fitbit Flex : To upgrade your fitness tracker or not?

Fitbit began its journey with clip-on trackers but its first wrist device, the Fitbit Flex, was a major turning point for the company. It led

Samsung Gear S3 tips and tricks : Get more from the Classic and Frontier

The Gear S3 is finally here. If you managed to pick up the Classic or Frontier already, or you’re planning to buy one, then you’ll

13 of the best accessories for your new Apple Watch

If you’re going to spend your hard earned money on a new Apple Watch Series 2, a Watch Series 1 or the original Apple Watch,

Apple Watch Series 1 review : Back to the future

The Apple Watch Series 1 is what the first should have been. It’s smooth to use and Watch OS3 makes the experience even better. The

Misfit Phase review : Minimal design, tactile smarts

The Misfit Phase is an elegant new vessel for Misfit’s activity tech, and a beautiful watch in its own right. Notifications take a bit of

Living with the Apple Watch Nike+ : A strong sports-focussed smartwatch that we’ve already outgrown

Watches and smartwatches have primary jobs. Telling the time is an obvious one, and in the case of the smartwatch, delivering messages, tracking workouts, and

Samsung Gear S3 Classic review: Android Wear, beware, this is smartwatch to beat

Samsung has been in the wearable game longer most other tech companies. From its original Galaxy Gear through to now with its latest Gear S3

Samsung Gear S3 review : Can the Samsung Gear S3 beat the Apple Watch and Android Wear?

PROS Classy design Swift performance High-quality display Battery life CONS Size and weight Lack of apps Comfort during exercise KEY FEATURES 1.3-inch 360 x 360

Garmin Approach X40 review : The first true everyday golf wearable impresses

We’re big fans of the Approach X40 and it’s become our go-to golf watch. While elements of the shot tracking and advanced scoring are too