Quick Review: FitBit Flex

Summary:  A stylistically simple, wrist-based wireless movement tracker designed to track steps walked or ran and sleep cycles to bring greater visibility of daily activity levels. This type of tracker is most appropriate for individuals who prefer to wirelessly track sleep, food intake, and any exercise which uses the legs and arms, to help them…

Jawbone Up (Original)

Summary:  A fashion forward, wrist-based fitness and activity tracker that is tied to a mobile-only framework, but integrated with multiple fitness partner applications and services.  While it has no on-screen readout, it provides many of the standard capabilities for fitness trackers, such as steps taken, distance moved, sleep quality, and calories burned.   Intended Market: Individuals who…

FitBit One: Tracking on the Hip for a Unique Experience

Summary:  A small clip-on, wireless movement tracker designed to track steps walked or ran and sleep cycles to bring greater visibility of daily activity levels. This type of tracker is most appropriate for individuals who prefer to wirelessly track sleep, food intake, and any exercise which uses the legs to help them achieve higher fitness goals.…

Nike Fuelband (Original)

Summary:  A minimally styled, wrist-based fitness and activity tracker that is tied to Nike’s substantial online social fitness offerings.  It provides many of the standard capabilities for fitness trackers, such as steps taken, distance moved, and calories burned, while including a clock and fitness measurements specific to the broader Nike solution set.Intended Market: Fitness enthusiasts who use…