Wearable Tech Buying Guide
WHAT IS A FITNESS TRACKER?Get a kick out of fitness with one of our fitness trackers. Track your steps, distance, sleep patterns, steps climbed and calories burned. Share your tracking with your friends, workout together or compete.
Your fitness tracker will act like your personal trainer without the weekly or monthly fees. Set goals, meet them, surpass them, and challenge friends.
Set yourself up with an idle alert to remind yourself you've been sitting too long. Invest in a heart rate monitor, track your activity and recovery, Just keep on track.
BANDActivity tracking smart bands use simple dials and coded LED lights to show how you're doing. They can measure your heartbeat and activity 24 hours a day, track your steps, distance, you're running, cycling or walking. And gives you turn-by-turn directions and can come in different colours to suit your look.
CLIP ONIf you prefer to be discreet about your tracking, you can find devices that are worn in your pocket, on your belt, around your neck or attached to a bra strap.
APPSEach fitness tracker can sync with a mobile app or computer. Using Bluetooth 4.0, allows you to sync your device automatically whenever the device and phone or tablet is in range.
The app allows you to get a further breakdown of calories burnt, sleeping patterns and can even help plan your meals.
Just make sure that your fitness tracker is compatible with your mobile platform, whether it's, iOS, Android, Windows Phone, OS X or Windows.