The most popular trackers to have made highest commercial success have done so for varying reasons. They are considered for brand popularity, durability, accessibility and the reliability of the tracking results. Among the bestselling trackers, here are five;
1. FITBIT ALTA FITNESS TRACKER
This brand of the tracker is currently the bestselling brand of fitness trackers. Its most popular feature is that it is a customizable fitness tracker designed to fit your personal style. Users can track daily activities like some burnt calories, duration of activities and users can be with SmartTrack automatic exercise recognition.
This feature helps motivate the user to do more. It has a sleep tracking feature and a silent alarm. It uses the easy-to-read OLED screen, and time and call or text notifications are seen on display. The accessory wristbands usually come in metal, leather, and sport, and this wide range of choices helps the user find their most preferred style. The tracking band is updated to make the time easier too.
2. FITBIT CHARGE HR WIRELESS
This device gives continuous, automatic, wrist-based heart rate and simplified heart rate monitoring. It tracks workouts, heart rate; distance, calories burned; floors climbed, active minutes and steps. It’s sleep monitoring feature works automatically and even wakes the user with a silent alarm.
The user can see call notifications, daily statistics and time of day on the OLED display and can be connected with other devices like with computers, iOS, and Android devices through Wi-Fi.
3. FITBIT FLEX WIRELESS
Flex has automatic wireless syncing to tablets, computers and 150+ leading iOS, Android and Windows smartphones using Bluetooth 4.0 wireless technology.
You can sync this device with the use of a USB. Syncing to mobile devices requires Bluetooth and Internet connection with 20 feet syncing range. It is water Resistant against sweat, rain, and splash. However, the device does not swim proof. It keeps a precise record of activities done, duration and quantity of calories are burnt; it can monitor your sleep habit as well. I have an inbuilt alarm and is comfortable to wear.
4. GARMIN FORERUNNER 735XT
This is a three in one device serving as a wristband, sports watch, and GPS device at the same time. It has an LCD color display, and it is compatible with Windows, MAC, Android and iOS devices. The battery lasts 11 days or 14 hours when the GPS is active.
The Garmin Forerunner 735XT Fitness tracker gives important information to triathletes about their sports, follows up on users physical activity and even includes advice you don’t often see, like recovery time. It’s comprehensive and easy to use but tends to be quite expensive.
5. GARMIN VIVOFIT FITNESS BAND
This unique band serves as a best fitness tracker, sleep monitor, and pedometer. This device helps users to become more active and motivated for activities by depicting an alert after each hour of inactivity. It also has an added feature that prompts users of inactivity every 15minutes of inactivity. It can be worn throughout the day, stylish, comfortable and water resistant wristband. It is always on and ready to go.
It also has a long battery life, stays on for more than a year without having to change the battery. The display is easy to read and convenient for monitoring stats all through the day.
It is compatible with all iOS, and Android devices.