Activity trackers have become very popular in recent times. In this list, we have covered some of the best single purpose fitness trackers so wearable devices such as Smart Watches from Samsung, Apple & Google are not included.
10. Smart Band: Wireless Bluetooth Fitness Activity Watch by Long Run Technologies USA(39$)
This device can track steps taken, distance travelled and calories burned. With its Bluetooth technology, you can sync data with your smartphone or tablet giving you more details of your workouts. The watch even has reminder features to help you reach your goals.
9. Forestfish(TM) Bluetooth Sync Smart Bracelet (31$)
This activity tracker has the following features – step counting, distance tracking, calorie tracker; Sleep Monitor: sleeping time, sleeping quality, alarm clock, and even Incoming call notice. It is compatible with most of the Android devices but be warned calorie & step trackers are not 100% accurate on this one.
8. PLAY X STORE Bluetooth Smart Watch (37.45$)
This watch has a great capacitive touch & good connectivity with smartphones. Though it has a basic UI, some users have found it troublesome to learn it’s use especially without the instruction manual.
7. PLAY X STORE Bluetooth Smart Watch Sports WristWatch For Smartphone(15$)
A great value for money especially if we consider some of the other competitors on the list. The app with this tracker offers a host of features & the battery can last up to 5 days. But be warned it is water resistant but not waterproof so you can not use it while swimming.
6. Skechers Go Walk Activity Tracker/Sleep Monitor (30$)
This smart wristband comes with sleep monitor for people who want to keep record of their sleeping patterns. So far the product has mixed reviews with some customers unhappy with the problematic UI.
5. Timex® IRONMAN® Move X20 Activity Tracker(58.78$)
Timex is known brand name for wearables so it was not a surprise when they moved to making activity trackers. This model captures all-day activity including steps, distance and calories burned. You can record all the data on your smartphone with a help of an app like most. The device has a useful little feature of cell phone tracking that you can use to track down your lost cell phone.
4. UP2 by Jawbone Activity + Sleep Tracker(100$)
One of the unique looking activity trackers. Splash proof with a battery life of almost ten days. It even features a vibration motor for alarms, alerts and notifications.
3. Polar Loop Activity Tracker (58.82$)
Worn on your wrist, tracks your activity 24/7 and provides guidance and motivation to reach your activity goals. A perfect companion for people looking to join the “fitness platoon”. If you need 100% accuracy of your heart rate, the company offers a separate device Polar H6.
2. Garmin Vivofit Fitness Band – Black(49.99$)
Garmin is one of the best in making digital & electronic consumer technology. Their activity tracker is far superior to most while being in an affordable range. The device has 1+ year battery life and provides accurate readings with its sensors.
1. Fitbit Charge HR Wireless Activity Wristband, Black, Large(140$)
One of the most if not the most popular activity trackers in the market today. Track workouts, heart rate, distance, calories burned, floors climbed, active minutes and steps. Though the “Surge” model from Fitbit offers GPS tracking, it has been marred with battery life issues so HR is a better choice. The device can be used underwater up to 10 meters for swimming enthusiasts.