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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

Polar M450 review

THE GOOD: The Polar M450 has GPS and can accurately measure speed, distance, route and altitude of your rides. It’s water-resistant, has long battery life

How to buy…a sports watch

It’s a tough task, counting your steps every time you hit the pavement – not to mention taking your pulse and timing your PB as you

Garmin Forerunner 35 Review

The Garmin Forerunner 35 might not be a looker, but it does offer a solid all round running watch experience. It covers the basics well

Waterproofing and wearables : Here’s what you need to know

‘Is it waterproof?’ That’s up there with ‘what’s the battery life?’ and ‘does it look any good?’ as the first questions that get asked when

Fitbit Flex 2 review

Waterproofing is easily the most exciting bit of the Flex 2, and that’s about it. The wearable doesn’t have any other standout features making it

Best GPS Watch 2016

While some fitness trackers are starting to incorporate location information, more serious athletes are making the investment in dedicated GPS watches. Even the most basic

Best smartwatch 2016 Review

Picking the best smartwatch for you is tougher than ever, given the breadth of choice on offer. With Samsung and Apple innovating and a strong

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

Best cycling watches and tracking wearables to look out for

We’re used to seeing runners strap on GPS watches, but now the best cycling watches and trackers will keep tabs on distance, pace and even

Garmin Edge 820 Review

PROS Huge customisation options Excellent navigation Plenty of mounting options ANT+ compatibility CONS Poor touchscreen calibration Ropey Bluetooth connection Companion app is difficult to use

Mio Fuse Review : Are you sporty enough to wear the Mio Fuse?

HIGHS Comfortable to wear Accurate heart rate monitor Water proof LOWS Has two apps when one is more preferable Bluetooth syncing problems Too big for

The best GPS running watches : Whatever your needs, check out our selection of top running watches

The best running watch or GPS sports watch is a personal choice and much depends on the amount of detail you want from your runs.

Garmin Forerunner 35 first look review : A feature-packed running watch on a budget

With the Forerunner 630 serving up advanced running metrics at the top end of the Garmin GPS running watch family, the Forerunner 35 (natural successor

Fitbit Flex 2 first impression : Swim-friendly tracker makes a splash

Fitbit Flex 2 is the first swim-proof fitness tracker from the company and we can almost hear the collective sigh of relief. In the face

Fitbit Surge v Garmin Vivoactive HR : Battle of the fitness watches

We spend some time getting to know the GPS-packing, activity tracking wearables. The Fitbit Surge is the daddy of the Fitbit trackers. The Blaze might

Top 5 Smart Watches for Under $200

Whether you think smartwatches are pretty impressive or still need to get smarter, you have to concede that the battle for consumers’ wrists has gotten intense.

Best smartwatch 2016 : Apple, Pebble, Samsung, Sony, Tag and more

Choosing the best smartwatch right now is a tough task given the sheer number now on sale from Apple, Pebble, LG, Motorola, Tag Heuer, Fossil,

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