I Tested 7 Different Fitness Trackers — at the Same Time
Search for "fitness trackers" on Amazon.com, and you'll get, oh, 22,845 results. Picking the one you want to spend your hard-earned cash on can seem like a pretty daunting task.
Take a deep breath. In the name of helping you avoid fitness-tracker-buyers' remorse, I chose seven popular options and reviewed every aspect of them I could: I read the instruction manuals, sure, but I also wore the different models side-by-side to see what each clocked 100 steps at and how far each recorded a mile as being. I paid close attention to how user-friendly each one was, checked how accurate the heart-rate monitors were, and also tested the sleep functionality of the bands that promise to log your Zs. Here's what I found.
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