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Garmin Vivosmart HR with EZ-Link feature
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Garmin Vivosmart HR with EZ-Link – User Review | GadFit

By On February 22, 2017

Garmin’s line of wearables have always included extras such as “Find my phone” or VIRB action cam controls. Honestly I’ve never given much thought to imbuing wearables with extra non-core features; I’m… Read More

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Shape by Atlas – 24/7 Fitness Coach – News | GadFit

By On February 19, 2017

Some of you might be familiar with Atlas, the company that came into the wearable scene a few years back. Their wearable then was capable of recognising exercises normally executed in the gym… Read More

Garmin Connect social sharing
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Garmin Connect Mobile beefs up on Social Sharing – News | GadFit

By On February 16, 2017

While Garmin has been prominent in peddling their fitness wearables, their Garmin Connect mobile app loses out to competition like Strava, Nike+ and even Polar who understands the need to share post… Read More

Polar V800 with GoPro
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Polar V800 + GoPro Remote Control – News | GadFit

By On February 12, 2017

Garmin has traditionally offered remote control functions for their own VIRB line of action cams right from their wearables. Now Polar’s V800 has just added a similar feature that allows V800 watches… Read More

Mio SLICE feature
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Mio SLICE Heart Rate Fitness Tracker – User Review | GadFit

By On February 11, 2017

Originally slated for release a year back, the Mio SLICE ($129.95) finally arrived this month. Featuring all day activity tracking, Mio’s proprietary PAI score backed by the HUNT study, and broadcasting of heart… Read More

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TomTom Touch Cardio Fitness Tracker – News | GadFit

By On February 8, 2017

Four months ago, TomTom gave us their Touch Cardio + Body Composition fitness tracker which added body fat percentage estimation through Bioelectrical Impedance Analysis (BIA) on top of all day activity tracking. Today,… Read More

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Oura Ring Activity and Sleep Tracker – User Review | GadFit

By On February 4, 2017

The Oura Ring ($299) started as a Kickstarter project in 2015 with the final product shipping a year later. It was novel and provided a validated sleep staging algorithms against Polysomnography. The wearable… Read More

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Upright Go – The Discreet and Smart Posture Trainer – News | GadFit

By On February 2, 2017

Upright Go is the solution to the increasing need for ‘screen slouch’ fixes. I’m sure we all have those days when our upper back torments us after an entire day of work in… Read More

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G-VERT measure Power in your Jumps – News | GadFit

By On January 31, 2017

About 3 years back, I chanced upon the opportunity to use the VERT Jump tracker for use in my Physical Education classes and was impressed at the responsiveness and ease of use of… Read More

Sentio Feel wristband feature
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Achieve your Emotional Well-Being Goals with Sentio Feel | GadFit

By On January 30, 2017

Sentio Feel is a wearable that claims to recognise and track your emotions throughout the day. The purpose is really to help the user achieve emotional well-being with with personalised coaching from… Read More

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WELT : The World’s First Smart Belt for Wellness – News | GadFit

By On January 29, 2017

WELT is a Samsung C-Labs project co-founded by a medical doctor with years of experience working at Samsung. It was first introduced at CES 2016 a year back and subsequently crowdfunded on… Read More

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Amazfit Pace GPS-enabled Smartwatch – User Review | GadFit

By On January 28, 2017

Late last year, Amazfit wowed us with the announcement of their Amazfit Pace GPS smartwatch. On paper, the watch offered features only the likes of premium fitness devices would offer; GPS, wrist… Read More