For those of you looking to exercise more, sleep better and improve your overall health in 2017, a fitness tracker may be just what you need. Here are some of the best fitness trackers of 2016.
Fitbit Charge 2– The Fitbit Charge 2 is a wrist band fitness tracker with OLED display. This tracker is compatible with Android, iOS and Windows devices. The Fitbit Charge 2 features an altimeter, three-axis accelerometer, optical heart rate monitor and vibration motor, all designed to track your active minutes, steps, distance, heart rate and sleep. The tracker is designed to work in connection with the free Fitbit app that you download to your device.
Fitbit Surge– The Fitbit Surge is a sports watch fitness tracker with GPS and monochrome LCD display. This tracker is compatible with Android, iOS, Windows and Mac devices as well as the web. The Fitbit Surge features an array of benefits including built-in GPS, constant heart rate monitoring and activity tracking. This tracker comes in 3 sizes: small, large and x-large and 3 colors: black, tangerine and blue.
Samsung Gear Fit2– The Samsung Gear Fit2 is a wrist band fitness tracker with OLED display. This tracker is compatible with Android devices. While this tracker is made by Samsung, the good news is that you don’t need a Samsung phone to use it, just an Android phone. It features an array of sensors, including a GPS tracker, heart rate monitor and pedometer.
Misfit Ray– The Misfit Ray is a wrist band fitness tracker with LED indicator lights display. This tracker is compatible with Android and iOS devices. The Misfit Ray is best-known for its sleek design and long battery life, lasting up to six full months. This fitness tracker is also comfortable to wear and is water-resistant. The fitness tracker gives you an indication of your activity progress, telling you when you have reached 1/4th of your daily goal, half way to your daily goal and full completed your daily goal.
Garmin Vivoactive– The Garmin Vivoactive is a sports watch fitness tracker with Dot-matrix LCD display. This tracker is compatible with Android, iOS, Windows and Mac devices. The tracker is known for its many features including long battery life (lasting up to 3 weeks), slim design, waterproof and built-in GPS. The Garmin Vivoactive has its own app store called Garmin Connect IQ that allows you to do things like keep track of how many steps you take daily, how many miles you run daily and allows you to set daily goals.