Affordable Wearables: 5 Fitness Trackers Under $100

Affordable Wearables

If you’re a beginner in the land of wearables you probably want to start out slowly, getting a feel for what’s right for you. There’s no need to pay a lot of money to do this. There are some very good, affordable options for you.

You probably don’t need the extras at this point such as GPS or O2 monitors. But basic step counters, sleep monitors, heart rate monitors, that are affordable, are easy to find. Let’s look at 5 of the best choices of wearables under $100.

Flex 2

Fitbit’s Flex 2 offers the following features:

  • All-day activity tracking
    • Steps
    • Calories burned
    • Active minutes
    • Stationary time
  • Auto Sleep Tracking
  • Water-Proof
  • Long Battery Life
  • Call Notifications
  • Text Notifications
  • Wireless Syncing
  • LED Light Indicators

Current price provided by website: $59.95

Band 2 Pro

Although pared down in appearance, the Huawei’s Band 2 Pro is packed with features including:

  • Streamlined Appearance
  • Waterproof
  • Email Alerts
  • Call Alerts
  • Periodic Activity Reminders
  • Fitness Features
  • Tracks swimming
  • Tracks cycling
  • Tracks running
  • VO2 Max Plan
  • Built-in GPS
  • Calorie Counting
  • Tracks Distance
  • Monitors Heart Rate
  • Sleep Tracking
  • App
    • Download from App Store or Google Play
    • Shortcuts to Fitness Data
    • Example Workout Plans
  • Example Training Plans
  • 3rd Party Platforms
  • 21 Days of Battery Life

Current price provided on website:  $69.99

Fitbit Zip

The Fitbit Zip is a simple, discreet way to track your day. With features such as All-Day Tracking, Wireless Syncing, and Long Battery Life, this device offers great features at a very affordable price. Some of its features are:

  • All-Day Activity Tracking
  • Steps taken
  • Distance traveled
  • Calories burned
  • Large Tap Display
  • Wireless Syncing
  • Syncs to over 200 devices
  • Discreet Versatile Wear
  • Long Battery Life
  • Replaceable watch battery

Current price provided on website: $59.95

Mi Band 2

The Xiaomi Mi Band 2 is extremely affordable and impressively offers useful features such as a built-in heart rate monitor and step tracking. Some of its features are:

  • Built-In Heart Rate Monitoring
  • Basic Step Counter
  • 20-Day Battery Life
  • OLED Display
  • Touch Buttons
  • Improved Pedometer Algorithm’
  • Idle Alerts
  • Sleep Monitoring
  • Call Alerts
  • Message Alerts

Current price provided by website: $22.98

Amazfit Arc

The Amazfit Arc is a water-resistant activity and sleep tracker. Its features include:

  • Water-Resistant Activity Tracker
  • Sleep Tracker
  • Optical Heart Rate Sensor
  • OLED Touch Screen
  • 20-Days of Battery Life
  • Tracker
  • Daily Step Count
  • Distance Traveled
  • Calories Burned
  • Heart Rate
  • Battery Status
  • Call Alerts

Current price provided on website: $69.99

 

IMAGE CREDIT: CNET

Post by Andrea Rogers