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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

The best running apps for hitting your goals and smashing your PB

Whether it’s for your smartwatch or smartphone, these are the best apps out there Choosing a good running app is still one of the cheapest

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

Garmin Fenix 5 review : The king of multisport watches is back with a bang

The Garmin Fenix 5 is a still a superb multisports watch, which successfully packages up every element of Garmin’s incredible array of specialist devices. For

Garmin Forerunner 935 Hands-on Review : Essential guide to the GPS multisport watch

Everything you need to know about the natural successor to the 920XT Garmin has officially unveiled the Forerunner 935, its latest GPS sports watch that’s

​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

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 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

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

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

Garmin Vivofit 3 review

Garmin’s budget tracker is a solid performer but doesn’t live up to its stylish billing While Garmin is excelling with the pricier wearables in its

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

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

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

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

Should you take your fitness tracker or smartwatch for a dip? We explain it all ‘Is it waterproof?’ That’s up there with ‘what’s the battery

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