The device has an electronic display to present information to the user.
You can clip your device to your clothes and carry it easily, e.g. in a gym.
Fitbit Flex 2
An accelerometer is a sensor used to measure the linear acceleration of a device. A common application is detecting when a device changes between vertical and horizontal positions.
It tracks how far you travel.
It can detect changes in elevation, such as when you are climbing stairs.
Your activity data is analysed to give you reports, available to view through the app or website. This allows you to see how active you have been and to help you make improvements.
This is useful if you are on a strict training diet or if you are trying to lose weight. It can also help to boost your motivation.
It tracks how many steps you take throughout the day, allowing you to see how active you have been.
Allows you to set your own goals, such as reaching 15,000 steps in a single day.
The device syncs all of your data wirelessly, without the need for cables.
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
Xiaomi Mi Band 4
It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.
MyFitnessPal is a popular app designed to help you lose weight. With a compatible fitness tracker you can sync data between the two apps.
The tracker is compatible with more fitness apps that are available on Android devices, such as apps for tracking calorie intake, running or sleeping.
Withings Activité Pop
With a longer battery life, you don’t have to worry about charging the device as often.
Garmin Vivofit 4 (large)
The battery can be recharged and used over again.
The time it takes to fully charge the battery.
You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
A smaller size means that the app will take up less space on your Apple device. This leaves more space for other apps, as well as other data such as photos and music.
57MB (Striiv Activity Tracker)
You are awarded achievements for reaching goals, helping to encourage you and keep you motivated.
Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
The app has a higher rating on Apple’s App Store (rating from all versions), showing the overall quality of the app and user satisfaction. The lowest score is 1, with 5 being the highest.
3 (Striiv Activity Tracker)
Friends using the same app can be integrated with your account, allowing you to compete with them. This increases your motivation and makes it more enjoyable.