sporty smartwatch hits the sweet spot

sporty smartwatch hits the sweet spot

    21 Jan 2021

The Amazfit GTS 2 Mini may seem like a niche spin-off, but it’s truly a great value smartwatch, and the device the full GTS 2 should have been. It fixes most of our complaints about its bigger sibling, sacrificing only dubious features for a huge price cut that restores its status as a great value

The tech that changed Fitbit – and its next big feature revealed

The tech that changed Fitbit – and its next big feature revealed

    20 Jan 2021

The conclusion of a year of investigation and legal wrangling is that Fitbit is now a Google company. Fitbit’s rampant success through the 2010s saw it flourish as many of its rivals faltered. The company IPO’d in 2015, and has become one of the few new household names in technology the decade. Jawbone and Pebble

meditation and sleep wearable is no dream come true

meditation and sleep wearable is no dream come true

    19 Jan 2021

The Muse S is a wearable that’s designed to keep you calm through meditation and the power of neuroscience. You may have heard of Muse before – but the ‘S’ in this model stands for sleep. And unlike the Muse 2, which we reviewed in 2019, makers InteraXon now want to help you sleep better

How Garmin Fenix 6 Pro data is powering the bid for sailing’s biggest prize

    16 Jan 2021

The Garmin Fenix 6 range is a seriously powerful watch for athletes, adventurers and fitness fans – but now it’s being used in elite sport too. INEOS TEAM UK is preparing for the America’s Cup 2021 yacht race by kitting out its sailors with Fenix 6 devices, to take training, performance and recovery tracking to

we get sweaty with the new fitness service

we get sweaty with the new fitness service

    12 Jan 2021

In a world where many of us are now forced to work out at home, Apple Fitness+ couldn’t have landed at a better time. However, this move from Apple has been long in the making. Just like its Apple Music efforts, the company has collated some of the best trainers and coaches from across the

Amazfit GTS 2 Mini v Amazfit GTS 2: choose the right smartwatch

Amazfit GTS 2 Mini v Amazfit GTS 2: choose the right smartwatch

    08 Jan 2021

Huami is a smartwatch launching machine right now, and its latest comes in the form of the Amazfit GTS 2 Mini. Yes, that’s another version of the GTS 2, which only launched in October 2020. The new GTS 2 Mini was unveiled in December 2020 alongside the Amazfit GTS 2e and GTR 2e, which are

Garmin ​Approach S62 review: the complete golf watch

Garmin ​Approach S62 review: the complete golf watch

    07 Jan 2021

The humble GPS golf watch has become an essential part of the golfers’ arsenal – but increasingly smartwatches are stepping on its toes. For those that play golf a couple of times a month, a $500 golf watch is hard to justify, when the basic functionality can be achieved from an Apple Watch SE or

21 wearable tech predictions for 2021

21 wearable tech predictions for 2021

    05 Jan 2021

The new year is now upon us, and it’s time to look forward to 2021, which is set to be another big one for wearables. The madness of the pandemic has put more focus on wearables helping us monitor our health, fitness and keeping us better connected. And companies like Apple, Samsung and Fitbit –

Wahoo Elemnt Rival review: strong triathlon tracker

Wahoo Elemnt Rival review: strong triathlon tracker

    31 Dec 2020

The Wahoo Elemnt Rival is Wahoo’s first attempt at making a multisport watch, designed to give Garmin and Polar a run for their money. There’s been rumors and speculation that a Wahoo watch has been in the works for a while now, and one of its product managers told us that the Rival has been

​How the Fitbit Sense combats stress and masters mindfulness

​How the Fitbit Sense combats stress and masters mindfulness

    30 Dec 2020

In terms of stressful years, 2020 certainly took the crown. But even outside of a global pandemic, stress in our daily lives is something that affects us all, both mentally and physically. That’s why stress tracking is at the heart of the new Fitbit Sense health smartwatch. The Fitbit Sense puts the invisible signs of