Digitized Health: 5 best fitness trackers

Digitized Health: 5 best fitness trackers

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    Оцифрованное здоровье: 5 лучших фитнес-трекеров в Украине

    In the global market of smart devices, new favorite – sports bracelets and fitness trackers. Their task is to monitor human activity, contributing not only in sports but, first of all, to improve the health and tone.

    According to research firm NPD Group, in 2013 around the world sold more than 250,000 copies and is projected NPD Group analyst Ben Arnold, this figure will double every year.

    This suggests that people want to lead a healthier lifestyle and are willing to buy the gadgets that can help. Experts considered all the available offers no market and chose the 5 most interesting models that can best satisfy the needs of consumers.

    1. Jawbone UP24 ($110 [easyazon_cta add_to_cart=”default” align=”none” asin=”B00GQB1JES” cloaking=”default” height=”28″ key=”small-orange” localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” tag=”gadgethelp-20″ width=”120″])

    Jawbone UP24

    Jawbone – most of the existing functional bracelet. It combines all the features of fitness trackers except Pulse. Users are not just statistics available movements and a full diary of activity and exercise, which may indicate any sports until yoga.

    Furthermore, the application is able to evaluate your results and give useful advice to improve them. Special pride Jawbone – smart alarm clock. Bracelet capable of silent vibration to wake you up in the correct phase of sleep, sleep without disturbing others.

    Those who want to lose weight or adjust your weight will appreciate the food diary with a barcode scanner and a solid base of products, which is convenient to calculate the balance of proteins , fats and carbohydrates. The battery life on a single charge – about a week.

    With a stylish and understated design, the bracelet that looks equally good on both male and female hand on. Wide and bright color palette allows you to choose your Jawbone Up24 regardless of gender, age and hobbies.

    2. Samsung Gear Fit ($150 [easyazon_cta add_to_cart=”default” align=”none” asin=”B00JBJ3JBI” cloaking=”default” height=”28″ key=”small-orange” localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” tag=”gadgethelp-20″ width=”120″])

    Samsung Gear Fit

    Innovative gadget from Samsung, which was presented together with the flagship smartphone Galaxy S5. Admiration is the 1.84-inch color touchscreen Super AMOLED display of shockproof glass curved shape. Brightness, saturation and image quality are the same as the smartphone Galaxy S5. Such a breakthrough may be the envy of most manufacturers of portable smart devices.

    Gear Fit – more than just a fitness bracelet, a hybrid of smart watches and fitness tracker. Like all smart watch, it shows the time, receives event notifications from your phone and displays the information on your screen. As fitness trackers to monitor the physical activity of the person, his movements and sleep. Annex gadget possible to set goals, reminder, manager of training and maintain a food diary. And also, unlike its competitors, Gear Fit heart rate monitor has a built-in.

    Incredible looks and versatility Gear Fit appreciate not only athletes, but also fans of IT. But gadget needs charging every 2-3 days and is synchronized with the Android-only devices.

    3. Misfit Shine ($95 [easyazon_cta add_to_cart=”default” align=”none” asin=”B00G9N3I7O” cloaking=”default” height=”28″ key=”small-orange” localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” tag=”gadgethelp-20″ width=”120″]) and Polar Loop ($80 [easyazon_cta add_to_cart=”default” align=”none” asin=”B00FEQ6TVO” cloaking=”default” height=”28″ key=”small-orange” localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” tag=”gadgethelp-20″ width=”120″])

    Misfit Shine

    Misfit Shine

    Of course, one of the most stylish gadgets in its class and it’s no wonder vid, its outer design, he is obliged to ex-CEO Apple – Stephen Scully. Misfit is a compact and sleek aluminum disk the size of a coin. There are many ways to wear it – as a pendant around his neck, fastened with a magnetic clip on clothes or shoes, like a bracelet on the wrist by a thin rubber or exclusive leather belt. So many accessories can not boast of any fitness tracker.

    Misfit track any human activity – running, walking, playing sports. Due to water resistance and counter strokes with it can even do some swimming. Like many trackers, Shine monitors sleep phase. It does not need to translate into night mode, he can pinpoint when you are asleep. A smart alarm clock function tells your smartphone when you better wake up.

    Base products in Annex tracker, but there are photo-opportunity to lead and daily food diary to record your weight.

    Appendix motivates you not only improve results and beat your own records. From social networking Misfit you can compete not only with their friends, but with misfit users worldwide.

    Misfit Shine suitable for office workers and athletes. This is the best place on the right fitness tracker – comfortable with him day and night. Especially since he is not afraid of water and is powered by batteries, which is enough for 4 months of use.

    Polar Loop

    Polar Loop

    A new fitness tracker from a major manufacturer of sports gadgets Polar. The company carefully thought out and the design and functionality of the device. Polar Loop – ergonomic waterproof edging bracelet strap that will perfectly fit the size under its owner’s hand.

    Standalone display provides the ability to track results without interrupting the sport. For more accurate statistics can be synchronized with the bracelet H7 heart rate monitor and analyze complex their performance.

    Polar Loop is highly sensitive sensors and distinguishes five kinds of intensity of human motion – from lying on the couch to intense exercise. The user will be able to learn how long it sit out on the computer or watching TV. Leading inactive lifestyle will appreciate the function “inactivity alerts” – a reminder of the need to move. But no smart alarm clock and a food diary.

    Professional athletes and amateurs like a powerful social network Polar, which can not only compete, but also to monitor their routes friends and competitors.
    Loop – the most athletic fitness tracker with whom you can engage in all kinds of sports and synchronize with other smart devices Polar.

    4. iHealth AM3 ($45 [easyazon_cta add_to_cart=”default” align=”none” asin=”B00D8JIPJI” cloaking=”default” height=”28″ key=”small-orange” localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” tag=”gadgethelp-20″ width=”120″])

     iHealth AM3

    One of the cheapest fitness bracelets with basic functionality. Like other trackers, it counts calories, and tracks the movements of sleep. All statistics are collected in the appendix iHealth, which must first be installed on the smartphone.

    Model looks like a digital watch with a black and white screen on which the LED indicators display modes of activity indicators and the current time.

    For improve ergonomics, the company has provided the possibility of using iHealth softer cover of night while you sleep and compact clips during sports. Interchangeable colored straps to help adapt the appearance of the pedometer in the mood and style of the owner.

    AM 3 synchronizes with Android and iOS-devices. The main requirement – the presence in the smartphone Bluetooth 4.0. The battery life on a single charge – about a week.
    iHealth AM3 – an ideal solution for those looking for a fitness tracker at the lowest price.

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