With the rise in the popularity of various smartphone apps, it’s unsurprising that fitness technology gadgets have stepped up as well. Tech companies continue to churn out new gadgets which are designed to help users with their fitness goals.
More about popular fitness technology gadgets in 2016:
The Fitbit Blaze is a smart fitness watch. While allowing you to track your fitness, it also has a multi-sport function designed to track specifics related to types of workout. It’s a modular fitness watch designed to monitor heart rate, sleep and workouts. The colour touchscreen is customisable with different watch faces.
Lumo Run Shorts and Leggings:
These leggings have sensor technology that allows users to track steps, stride length as well as pelvic rotation. The item is designed for both men and women.
Smartphone apps can be used to plot your route when you are exercising. There are also apps for gym workouts, swimming and training. This app allows you to compare your performance with other users.
Kuai Wear Coaching Headphones:
These are wireless headphones with a biometric sensor. If you love swimming, you’ll be pleased to know that the headphones are waterproof up to three metres. This gadget provides real time data and ongoing feedback about your performance as you exercise.
Fitbit Aria Wi-fi Smart Scale:
This is a wireless smart scale, that won’t just tell you your weight. What made this one of the most popular fitness technology gadgets for 2015 is that it will also track weight changes, monitor your BMI and body fat percentage. You are able to access the data online or in a free iPhone app.
Fitbit Charge HR:
This gadget lets you see exactly how hard you’re working. It allows for a more accurate estimate of the number of calories that you burn. You can also track your resting heart rate.