Top 5 Fitness Trackers

As far as fitness trackers go, it can be difficult to know which one to choose
September 25, 2014 Updated: September 25, 2014

As far as fitness trackers go, it can be difficult to know which one to choose.  Take a look at a few that we are impressed with and you can decide which best fits your lifestyle and needs.  Stay on top of your fitness and health and work towards a better you!

Jawbone Up

Jawbone offers two versions of their fitness tracker, UP and UP24.  The UP system learns about your normal diet, sleep patterns, and activity in order to offer you ways to improve your way of healthy living.  A more personalized and customized experience to enhance your journey to a better and healthier lifestyle. 

For a beginner, the most intimidating thing about a healthy lifestyle can be just knowing where to begin.  UP from Jawbone allows you to ease into it for a better success rate.

UP tracks your diet, activity, and sleep; all these components help for a better you.  The accompanying app helps you do all these things so easily it won’t feel like any extra work to you at all.  A massive food library that includes restaurant menus makes tracking your diet so easy; and viewing your activity during the day and at night while you sleep really helps you to see where you can make some changes to improve yourself. 

On top of it all, the UP and UP24 are so sleek and light weight that you don’t have to worry about adding any bulk to your everyday routine.  Choose from fun different colors to really express your style and keep it fun!  You can purchase Jawbone UP for just $79.99 and the UP24 for $149.99.

Samsung Gear Fit

Samsung’s Gear Fit is sleek and stylish and offers you a glimpse into your healthy lifestyle journey without sacrificing a thing.  It’s comfortable for when you’re working out but looks great for use all throughout your day.  Change the band to better fit your style and make it a permanent piece to your wardrobe. 

The Gear Fit is dustproof and water resistant to keep up with you no matter what your day consists of.  It’s so light you won’t even know it’s there, just 27 grams so no holding you back from the activities you love.  On a full charge, the Gear Fit can last you 3 full days which is perfect for someone who is always on the go and needs a fitness tracker than can keep up. 

Speaking of busy days, you can view emails, texts and alerts on the screen display so you’ll be kept up to date at all times.  Dismiss calls or alarms with just a tap.  Check it out now, on Samsung’s website for $149.99.


Fitbit fully believes in supporting you to become a better healthier version of yourself.  Track your steps throughout your day and see how great you’ll feel when you achieve your daily goals.  Fitbit also helps you to stay connected to those within your social community so that you can have a support system that will really back you up when you need it. 

Keep thing fun and interesting by not only challenging yourself, but your friends and peers too!  They also believe in making things easy for you to use, that way a healthy lifestyle doesn’t seem like a big hassle to you and you’ll be more successful.  Keep track of your food intake and how well you sleep as well as keep tabs on your weight and BMI all from this small and light weight device. 

The online tools and apps were created to be simple and easy to use so no worrying about having to figure anything out or spending too much time inputting data.  Go about your regular day and see how you can change your life for the better.  The Fitbit Flex is available for $99.95, One also for $99.95, and the Zip for %59.95; choose one that fits your lifestyle best.

Nike+ FuelBand SE

The Nike+ FuelBand SE tracks how much daily activity you participate in along with how often and how intense your activity is.  You can receive insights on how to help you move better and live a healthier more active lifestyle.  Set your daily goal and the Nike+ FuleBand SE helps you achieve that without having to drastically change your regular lifestyle. 

Get reminders to help get you moving so you can adjust and slowly become more active.  Your device is always connected to all you need to do is press a little button to see your progress throughout the day.  Easily connect with fends and others to have full support and motivation so you stay on track. 

Share your progress, see how your friends are doing, and even challenge each other for the top spot of the leader board.  Collect trophies for surpassing your daily goals and receive accomplishments for your milestones.  It’s all about feeling good about doing better for yourself!  You can buy yours now for $99 and get started right away.

LifeTrak Core C210

The Core C210 from LifeTrak is simple and easy to use.  Track your movement throughout the day and your sleep during the night to see how you can improve your health and lifestyle.  Get accurate heart rate readings and precise calories burned along with number steps and distance travelled. 

Sleep is just as important as activity and movement, and with the C210 it’s even easier to track and understand.  All the data and information you need to lead yourself to a better lifestyle is right on your wrist available whenever you want it.  The C210 is available from LifeTrak for $69.99, but they offer a wide range of products so there is something for everyone no matter the fitness level.  The C200 is available for $59.99, the C300 for $79.99, and the C410 for $99.99.