If you’re looking to lose weight, get in shape or just lead a healthier lifestyle a fitness tracker is quickly becoming a must have device. In this blog we’ll look at the best fitness trackers to support your healthy lifestyle in 2018 and help you on your journey to a healthier lifestyle.
One of the main selling points and benefits of a fitness tracker is that they act as a source of motivation allowing you to track your activities. By monitoring how many steps your taking, your heart rate and distance covered you can see how active you’ve been and set goals to increase your stats. There are many different types of fitness trackers from simple bands and clip on devices that measure steps to full on smart watches with in-built GPS tracking.
Simple, easy to use, small and lightweight, the Misfit Ray is one of the most basic fitness trackers on the market. But that doesn’t mean that it isn’t any good. The Misfit Ray lets you track steps, distance, calories burned and activity intensity and while it can vibrate to alert you to calls and text messages there is no screen to view these. If you’re looking for a minimal tracker that can blend in seamlessly then the Misfit Ray is a great choice.
If you’re interested in the ultimate subtle fitness tracker then the Motiv Ring could well be the choice for you. As you can guess from the name the Motiv Ring is worn on your finger like a traditional ring and comes in two colours Slate Grey or Rose Gold. It packs a lot of features into its small body and can measure heart rate, calories burned, distance, steps and sleep and automatically starts tracking activities such as running.
Fitbit Alta HR
Fitbit are probably the most iconic brand of fitness trackers on the market and the Fitbit Alta HR is a great choice for those who are looking to track activities in a simple and no fuss way. There are many different Fitbit trackers on the market but the Fitbit Alta HR is probably one of the best. As well as tracking activities, steps, sleep and heart rate the Fitbit Alta HR has a decent battery life lasting up to 7 days between charges.
TomTom Runner 3
Mention TomTom to anyone and they immediately think of SatNav and the car, but TomTom has also branched out into wearable technology and the TomTom Runner 3 is their smart fitness tracking watch. With built in GPS tracking, heart rate monitoring and 3 GB of storage you can accurately track a range of activities including, running, cycling and swimming as well as playing songs wirelessly, all without the need for a phone. For tracking all your sports and activities the TomTom is hard to beat.
Apple Watch Series 3
The must have accessory for fashion conscious fitness fanatics the Apple Watch brings real fitness performance tracking to the smartwatch market. From tracking activities such as swimming and running to monitoring your gym workouts, the Apple Watch Series 3 is a great choice for all types of health tracking. For checking emails, messages and being constantly connected the Apple Watch is hard to beat.