Editors' Choice

We review hundreds of products in a wide range of categories each year. Here's the best of the best in fitness tracker & apparels.

Garmin Vivosport (2017) review

The Vivosport may look and feel like a simple fitness band, but its onboard tech puts it on a par with many larger, more expensive smartwatches. See Full Review »

Our Score 9

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Polar M430 Review

  • Excellent fitness stats
  • Personal coaching for running
  • Comfortable to wear
  • Built-in GPS
  • Heart rate sensor
  • Outdated design
  • Notifications are terrible
  • Software lacking in certain areas
Our Score 7

Garmin Forerunner 645 Music Review

  • Offline music playback
  • Extensive fitness tracking capabilities
  • Doesn’t require a tethered smartphone for its…
  • 5- to 7-day battery life
  • Expensive
  • Buckle showed wear and tear after two weeks
Our Score 7

Smart Baraka Review

  • Striking design
  • Isn’t only for the gym
  • Unusual features
  • Comfortable band
  • Expensive
  • No sleep tracking
  • Design will split opinion

Hyperlite Mountain Gear Shell Review

  • Compact and lightweight
  • Breathable
  • Performance fit
  • Features a helmet-compatible hood
  • No pit zips
  • Has a shock cord design

Nokia Steel HR Review

  • Attractive design
  • Intuitive app interface
  • Good selection of health programs
  • Solid battery life
  • Mineral glass is prone to scratches
  • Notification alerts are basic
Our Score 8

NYSW GTS Activity Tracker Hybrid Smartwatch Review

  • Looks fantastic
  • Range of body sizes available
  • Clear, easy to read notifications
  • Sapphire glass
  • Competitive price
  • Short battery life
  • Charger feels cheap
  • App needs improvement
Our Score 6

Garmin Vivosport Review

  • GPS
  • Heart rate monitoring
  • Smart notifications
  • Slim / lightweight
  • Counts sets and reps
  • Touchy touchscreen
Our Score 9

Fitbit Ionic Review

  • Incredible battery life
  • Automatic workout tracking is a nice addition
  • Waterproof up to 50 meters
  • Great interchangeable bands
  • Stores up to 300 songs
  • App offerings leave a bit to be desired
  • Lacks the ability to respond to text…
  • Not as full-featured as other smartwatches on the…
Our Score 8