Best Smartwatches and Fitness Trackers Guide – Top picks for every Budget

In this buyers guide you will find our top picks in a every price range. Comparision Table The below table gives a quick overview of the smartwatch and fitness tracker selection. Access the full comparison chart with filters here. Best if you are really tight on cash – under $50 There aren’t many well-known manufacturers offering … Read more Best Smartwatches and Fitness Trackers Guide – Top picks for every Budget

Xiaomi Mi Band – Cheapest Fitness Tracker which is Worth It

The Xiaomi Mi Band 3 is a waterproof fitness tracker which can do much more than you would expect considering its low price. It has wrist-based heart rate monitoring, sleep tracking, sports tracking, and smart notifications. For me, these are 4 out of 5 most important features so it’s only lacking GPS. I was looking … Read more Xiaomi Mi Band – Cheapest Fitness Tracker which is Worth It

Are Smartwatches Safe to Wear – Health and Privacy concerns

Many have concerns and are asking if smartwatches are safe to wear? The short answer is Yes. Some have concerns about health issues and others about privacy and other safety aspects. I will address each of these in turn. Health issues are usually around the signals the device is emitting like Bluetooth, WiFi, 4G. Smartphones have … Read more Are Smartwatches Safe to Wear – Health and Privacy concerns

Self-charging Smartwatches Powered by You

Do self-charging Smartwatches exist? Yes, absolutely they do, but there are limitations. I think the number one reason people get frustrated with smartwatches and stop using them is that the battery needs to be charged all the time. So why not make a smartwatch that doesn’t need to be charged at all similarly as automatic or self-winding watches … Read more Self-charging Smartwatches Powered by You

Can a Smartwatch detect a Heart Attack or Cardiac Arrest

Can a Smartwatch detect a Heart Attack? No. I am no doctor or professional in this topic, but based on my research on the topic there is no smartwatch out there that could detect a heart attack. A heart attack is blood “circulation” problem and can’t be diagnosed based on heart rate alone. Diagnosis is usually … Read more Can a Smartwatch detect a Heart Attack or Cardiac Arrest