Saturday, November 25th, 2017

With an overwhelming variety of running watches on the market, it can be difficult for occasional runners to find an option without an excess of confusing features they may never use. The Tech 4 O Accelerator is a mid-range watch with an admirable combination of accurate readings, simplicity of use and stylish design. The underlying […]

A simple pedometer can be invaluable in the battle against becoming inactive and sedentary. The Omron Hj-113 is easy to use, cheap and effective. A simple goal of reaching 1,000, 5,000 or 10,000 steps per day can be incredibly motivating. The Omron Hj-113 is an upgrade to the phenomenally popular Hj-112. It offers all the […]

With the plethora of fitness monitors on the market, choosing the right device for your needs can be daunting. After the choice is made many find the higher end devices to be complicated and confusing. The LifeSource XL-20 focuses on simplicity while providing a complete activity record of useful and motivating data. There are no buttons […]

Here’s a simple but effective device priced near the entry level of the Omron spectrum of pedometers. The HJ-151 displays steps, moderate steps and aerobic steps. The latter is defined as more than 60 steps per minute after 10 minutes of continuous walking. It also measures distance traveled and calories burned. A 7 day history […]

The Omron HJ-303 GoSmart is unique to the pedometer field in that it works in any position:  facing up, down, at an angle or flat.  It provides continues and accurate measurements with the device in your pocket, backpack, purse or on a hip clip. The 3D Smart Sensor measures physical activity based on the body’s […]

We were a little skeptical about the claim that this compact device can record your activity even while resting in your pocket or purse — but it really can. The Omron HJ720ITC Pocket Pedometer is the most technologically advanced pedometer we’ve seen, a step up from the lower priced Omron HJ-112. This model includes the […]

This advanced pedometer features unique dual sensor technology that accurately measures your steps (including aerobic steps), minutes, calorie consumption and distance traveled. A seven day history lets you review a full week of exercise. The Omron HJ-112 is a slick high-tech, compact pedometer that can be carried in your pocket or bag. It can also […]