Ratings Overview - Fitness Tracker

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The Fitbit Charge 2.
Fitbit Charge 2
Earning the Best Buy award, the Fitbit Charge 2 is a fantastic fitness tracker at an affordable price. This model performs well across the board, comes in a variety of colors and stylish bands, and...  read more >
$150

Best Buy Award
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Fitness Impact - 8 of 10
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Health Impact - 7 of 10
7
Ease of Use - 7 of 10
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Ergonomics - 6 of 10
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Display - 8 of 10
8
The Fitbit Blaze.
Fitbit Blaze
Tying for the top overall score out of the bunch, the Fitbit Blaze took home our Editors' Choice award. The Blaze is packed full of features, showed a strong performance across the board, and has a...  read more >
$200

Editors' Choice Award
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Fitness Impact - 8 of 10
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Health Impact - 7 of 10
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Ease of Use - 7 of 10
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Ergonomics - 5 of 10
5
Display - 9 of 10
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Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro
Almost clinching the top score overall, the Gear Fit2 Pro is an overall excellent fitness tracker, being exceptionally easy to use with a strong suite of fitness and health tracking capabilities...  read more >
$200

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Fitness Impact - 7 of 10
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Health Impact - 7 of 10
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Ease of Use - 8 of 10
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Ergonomics - 7 of 10
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Display - 7 of 10
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Garmin Vivoactive HR
Earning our Top Pick for Outdoor Activities award, the Garmin Vivoactive HR is for those that want a piece of wearable tech that goes beyond simply counting steps or flights of stairs climbed. This...  read more >
$250

Top Pick Award
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Fitness Impact - 8 of 10
8
Health Impact - 7 of 10
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Ease of Use - 6 of 10
6
Ergonomics - 6 of 10
6
Display - 9 of 10
9
Fitbit Alta HR
Updating the prior version, Fitbit added a heart rate sensor to this model of the Alta. However, while this is a welcome improvement, the performance of the Alta HR isn't quite enough to merit it an...  read more >
$150

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Fitness Impact - 6 of 10
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Health Impact - 7 of 10
7
Ease of Use - 7 of 10
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Ergonomics - 7 of 10
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Display - 7 of 10
7
The TomTom Spark 3 Cardio + Music
TomTom Spark 3 Cardio + Music
The TomTom Spark 3 Cardio + Music has some unique features that set it apart from the rest of the models in this review but it fails to have widespread appeal and is lacking some key features. This...  read more >
$250

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Fitness Impact - 7 of 10
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Health Impact - 5 of 10
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Ease of Use - 7 of 10
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Ergonomics - 7 of 10
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Display - 8 of 10
8
Garmin Vivoactive 3
Replacing its rectangular predecessors, the round Vivoactive 3 by Garmin is a solid sports watch with a decent helping of smartwatch functionality. The Vivoactive 3 is a solid, all-around fitness...  read more >
$300

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Fitness Impact - 7 of 10
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Health Impact - 6 of 10
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Ease of Use - 6 of 10
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Ergonomics - 6 of 10
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Display - 9 of 10
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Garmin Vivosport
One of the newer, more affordable offerings from Garmin, we found the Vivosport to fall a little short in our tests. It is a little too pricey and doesn't really have any standout attributes. It has...  read more >
$200

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Fitness Impact - 6 of 10
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Health Impact - 6 of 10
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Ease of Use - 6 of 10
6
Ergonomics - 7 of 10
7
Display - 9 of 10
9
The Fitbit Alta.
Fitbit Alta
The Fitbit Alta is a simple, wrist-mounted fitness tracker that is small and easy to use. This thin tracker offers plenty of features in a tiny form factor, as well as customizable bands to match...  read more >
$130

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Fitness Impact - 5 of 10
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Health Impact - 6 of 10
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Ease of Use - 7 of 10
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Ergonomics - 7 of 10
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Display - 7 of 10
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Garmin Vivosmart 3
This middle-of-the-road fitness tracker didn't top our list of favorites by any means, but it's not a bad model. The Garmin Vivosmart 3 improves the performance of the prior Vivofit 3, but not by...  read more >
$140

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Fitness Impact - 6 of 10
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Health Impact - 7 of 10
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Ease of Use - 5 of 10
5
Ergonomics - 7 of 10
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Display - 5 of 10
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Garmin Vivofit Jr. 2
The Garmin Vivofit Jr. 2 distinguishes itself from the rest of the fitness trackers in the review by being specifically geared towards kids and teenagers. This product's exterior is bedecked with...  read more >
$80

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Fitness Impact - 5 of 10
5
Health Impact - 5 of 10
5
Ease of Use - 8 of 10
8
Ergonomics - 6 of 10
6
Display - 8 of 10
8
The Garmin Vivofit 3.
Garmin Vivofit 3
The Vivofit 3 from Garmin is an entry-level fitness tracker that did well in our testing, earning a 59 out of 100. While this model didn't score well enough to garner an award, this model was easy...  read more >
$80

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Fitness Impact - 5 of 10
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Health Impact - 5 of 10
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Ease of Use - 7 of 10
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Ergonomics - 7 of 10
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Display - 7 of 10
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The Misfit Shine 2.
Misfit Shine 2
Definitely standing out from the pack, the Misfit Shine 2 looks distinctly different from the rest of the fitness trackers that we reviewed. The Misfit lacks a screen, replacing it with a modern...  read more >
$100

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Fitness Impact - 4 of 10
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Health Impact - 6 of 10
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Ease of Use - 8 of 10
8
Ergonomics - 7 of 10
7
Display - 5 of 10
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Fitbit Zip
Earning the Top Pick Award for Best Clip-On Trackers, the Fitbit Zip is the perfect option if you are looking to move your fitness tracking wearable off your wrist. This minuscule tracker is the...  read more >
$60

Top Pick Award
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Fitness Impact - 5 of 10
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Health Impact - 3 of 10
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Ease of Use - 8 of 10
8
Ergonomics - 8 of 10
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Display - 8 of 10
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Huawei Band 2 Pro
The Band 2 Pro is another discount offering from Huawei -- and falls a little short of the mark. This product scored in the back half of the pack, despite its low cost and built-in GPS module. The...  read more >
$70

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Fitness Impact - 4 of 10
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Health Impact - 5 of 10
5
Ease of Use - 5 of 10
5
Ergonomics - 7 of 10
7
Display - 6 of 10
6
The Striiv Fusion Bio2.
Striiv Fusion Bio 2
The Striiv Fusion Bio2 is new to the field of fitness trackers, and unfortunately failed to impress. This was our least favorite fitness tracker out of the bunch, scoring a 45 out of 100. Scoring...  read more >
$100

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Fitness Impact - 3 of 10
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Health Impact - 4 of 10
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Ease of Use - 5 of 10
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Ergonomics - 7 of 10
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Display - 5 of 10
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Total 16 products tested