Getting the right fitness tracker can be the ultimate stepping stone for you to improve your fitness journey and performance. From the best bracelet trackers to the best sports watches, these are your chosen gadgets from SHAPE Favourites 2017.
1. Best Fitness Tracker (Bracelet)
Readers’ Choice: Misfit Shine 2 Fitness and Sleep Tracker (RM459.20)
More than just a pretty accessory, the Misfit Shine 2 Fitness and Sleep Tracker automatically tracks steps, distance, calories, and even light and restful sleep for the ultimate health monitor updates. What’s more, vibration alerts for call and text notifications, as well as movement reminders, and alarms are available for command. It’s also swim proof, so you can now even swim in style. However, the real cause for excitement is it’s smart button, as it enables you to control connected household devices!
Judges’ Choice: Fitbit Charge HR 2 (RM739)
With features such as a Pure Pulse Heart Rate monitor, Multi-sport tracking and GPS, All-day activity tracking, and even a guided breathing sessions, the Fitbit Charge HR 2 has us all in awe. The tracker also automatically tracks your sleep duration and consistency, while letting you wake up peacefully with a silent alarm.
2. Best Fitness Tracker (All-around Sports Watch)
Readers’ Choice: Samsung Gear S3 Frontier (RM1,399)
With Bluetooth connection, the Samsung Gear S3 Frontier lets you receive texts, emails, and alerts without reaching for your phone. With a built-in speaker and microphone, you can also make and answer calls hands-free. Here comes our favourite part -with Under Armour Connected Fitness on the Samsung Gear, you now have more fitness tracking options, all at your fingertips!
Judges’ Choice: SUUNTO Spartan Sport (WRIST HR) at Universal Fitness and Leisure (RM2,499)
The SUUNTO Spartan Sport (WRIST HR) is an advanced multi-sport GPS watch sporting wrist heart rate measurement, colour touch screen, 100 m water resistance and up to 12 hour of battery life in training mode. This Spartan Sport beauty comes with 80 pre-set sport modes, complete with rich sport specific metrics. You’re even free to follow your progress and train smarter with community training insights available in Suunto Movescount, which sweetens up the deal tenfold.