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Best Garmin watch 2017 : Choosing the right device for your needs

Whether it’s running, cycling or swimming we help your pick the perfect GPS partner The number of Garmin running watches continues to grow, making the task of

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

We compare which ecosystem has the edge When you look at the heavyweights of the wearable division, Garmin and Fitbit are firmly within the elite

How to buy a fitness tracker: Everything you need to consider

Fitbit, Garmin, Misfit and more – here’s what to look for in a lifestyle tracker There are few wearable categories that offer up such a

Polar A370 First Look Review: Essential guide to the heart rate monitoring fitness tracker

The lowdown on the A360 successor that aims to ramp up HR accuracy Polar has officially unveiled the A370, the fitness tracker sequel to the

Garmin Vivosmart 3 v Fitbit Charge 2: The all-rounder face-off

If you’re looking for a good all-around fitness tracker, you’ve got two companies dueling for your hard-earned cash in Garmin and Fitbit. The Charge 2

Best fitness trackers 2017: Fitbit, Garmin, Misfit, Withings and more – Eat, sleep, walk, repeat with these top activity bands

The best fitness trackers are no longer just cheap, plasticky activity bands. We now have new activity bands from the likes of Fitbit, Garmin, Withings

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

10 of the best Fitbit alternatives : Fitbits can’t be for everyone

Sometimes you just don’t want a Fitbit. Maybe you’re turned off by how they seem to be the most popular name in fitness tracking, or

And finally : Alphabet’s Verily shows off health-focused Study Watch

It’s been a strange week. Huawei’s CEO revealed that he’s not a big fan of smartwatches despite just launching the Huawei Watch 2. Then we

Garmin Vivosmart 3 Hands-on Review : A tracker that’s concerned for your wellbeing

Now that it’s unleashed its army of new Fenix 5 watches, Garmin is turning back to the fitness tracker with the Garmin Vivosmart 3. “But

​The best waterproof fitness trackers (2017)

Looking to find the best fitness tracker for swimming? We might just be able to help. For many people looking for a pool-friendly wearable, the

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

Fitbit Charge 2 vs. Garmin Vivosmart HR+ : The two best activity bands in the game go head-to-head

Fitbit and Garmin are turning out some of the most powerful activity bands money can buy, and the Vivosmart HR+ and Fitbit Charge 2 currently

Best Garmin watch : Choosing the right device for your needs

Garmin has an impossibly large selection of running watches, but how can you choose which is best for you? With watches aimed at beginner runners

Philips Health Watch Review : $249 for This?

THE GOOD 24/7 heart rate monitoring Good battery life Integrates with a range of other health devices THE BAD Expensive No notifications Lacks automatic sleep

Fitbit Charge 2 Review : This Redesigned Tracker Shines

THE GOOD Interchangeable band Accurate heart rate monitor Great app Good battery life THE BAD Not swim resistant Hard to see display in sunlight VERDICT

Fitbit Blaze essential tips and tricks

The Fitbit Blaze remains our favourite fitness tracker despite stiff competition from newcomers like the Garmin Vivosmart HR+ and trackers including theMisfit Shine 2 and

Jawbone UP3 v Fitbit Charge HR : The best activity wearable

Fitbit or Jawbone – what activity tracker should you be rocking? Jawbone versus Fitbit has been the big battle of the fitness tracker genre since

Basis Peak Review – Great, But Wait To Buy

THE GOOD Comfortable attractive design Tracks sleep Comprehensive data Built-in heart rate monitor THE BAD Not all features available at launch Doesn’t track distance VERDICT

XIAOMI MI BAND 2 REVIEW

Xiaomi’s Mi Band 2 is the perfect step and sleep counter for beginners HIGHS Bright screen Lightweight and comfortable Heart rate monitor Android and iOS

Frederique Constant Horological Smartwatch Worldtimer review

It’s a lovely looking watch (I think, at least) and the step counting is pretty accurate. However, the sleep monitoring was a bit of a

Samsung Gear Fit2 review

Gear Fit2 doesn’t fit in any category – which is why it succeeds Samsung Gear Fit2 has all trimmings of a fitness tracker and smartwatch

Samsung Gear Fit 2 vs Gear Fit: What’s changed ?

Gear Fit 2 vs Gear Fit: How has Samsung updated its quirky fitness band for 2016? One of Samsung’s weirder products from recent years was

Garmin Vivosmart HR Plus review

PROS Rugged waterproof design Five-day battery life Excellent fitness tracking GPS and heart-rate monitor included CONS App isn’t very intuitive Not the prettiest wearable around

Hands-on with Garmin’s new Vivosmart HR+ (now with GPS)

They grow up so fast.  Less than two years ago the original Vivosmart was a slightly awkward and kinda scrawny activity band.  It’s dim display

Garmin vivoactive HR Review : All-Purpose Performer

THE GOOD Tracks a wide range of activities Good battery life Screen is readable in daylight Customizable interface Tracks wide range of activities THE BAD

Garmin Approach X40 golf band adds heart rate sensor for those pressure putts

Garmin has just announced its new golf wearable, the Approach X40 band. Essentially the ultimate fitness tracker for golfers, it blends GPS course data with

The best waterproof fitness trackers for swimming in the pool

For many people looking for a fitness tracker for swimming, the waterproof rating is the most important factor. That’s why we’ve picked the best of

Under Armour HealthBox review : A dysfunctional family of connected kit

There’s something very promising about what UA HealthBox aims to deliver. I think it will be great one day, but there’s work to be done

Under Armour Band review : A fitness tracker where the software is the star of the show

So, was Under Armour and HTC’s first fitness tracker worth the wait? Sadly not. On its own, the UA Band is a pretty average piece