Thursday, December 20, 2012
If you’re a fitness fanatic, then chances are you keep a close eye on the latest and greatest products available on the market. In case you’ve missed any releases, here’s a list of the hottest tech gadgets to help you get the most out of your gym workouts.
JayBird Bluetooth Sportsband 2
Are you sick of fighting with headphones that always fall out, or fiddling with tiny buttons while running to change the volume? Well JayBird has come to the rescue with these great headphones to keep your music pumping while you work out. Simply tap the ears to adjust either volume or track, and due to the snug fit, you won’t ever have to worry about them being displaced during even the most strenuous of gym sessions.
Nike+ Sportwatch GPS
Many sport watches try and pack too many features into a small design, making them complicated and difficult to use. The appeal of the Nike + sportwatch is its sheer simplicity and unbeatable functionality. It will track your run and provide you with easy to understand and useful information about your workout.
This impressive smart music player and performance tracker is an essential workout companion. Using advanced GPS and AccuSense technology, the MOTOACTV will track every move you make, as well as utilising Android capability so you can take calls on the go. The coolest aspect of this nifty gadget is the way it works out which songs are motivating you the most, and then arranges them all into playlists for you.
What looks like a simple stylish bracelet is actually a neat little motion tracking system. Capable of being synced with the corresponding app, it will upload data about the frequency and intensity of your movements. If you have been a bit too sedentary, it will even vibrate to remind you that it’s time to at least take a stroll to the fridge and back!
This nifty little gadget is a simple and attractive belt clip which has a variety of great features. It not only contains a pedometer, but an altimeter, fitness coach and sleep tracker as well. It will also support a range of iPhone and Android fitness apps.
Tanita BC1000 Body Composition Monitor
If you’re looking for an advanced and comprehensive report of your body composition, look no further than the Tanita BC1000. This will read fat levels, muscle mass, bone mass, physique rating, metabolic age rating and provide you with a recommended calorie intake. It will also send readings to your Garmin fitness watch, PC, or Tanita remote display.
Swimovate Poolmate Pro
For those of us who like to take their workout to the water, the Swimovate Poolmate Pro is an essential little gadget. This will not only count the number of laps, strokes and calories burned in a swim session, but all of your data can then be uploaded to your computer so you can easily keep track of your progress.
The latest technology in fitness gadgets will inspire, inform and entertain you while you work out. From progress tracking to calorie counting, there is truly a gadget that is perfect for every gym junkie.