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Coronavirus: Five ways tech can help you keep fit at home

Coronavirus: Five ways tech can help you keep fit at home

Gyms and leisure centres are now closed, but you can still find ways to stay active. A fitness tracker or smartwatch can help you stick to a routine, keep track of goals and challenge you to hit targets.

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Best ways to monitor your heart rate with a smartwatch

Best ways to monitor your heart rate with a smartwatch

Wearables are getting serious about health - and the ability to track heart rate monitoring is becoming the norm. But which ones can you rely on to do that accurately, which ones go beyond that to offer more sophisticated heart health features and how can you use your wearable to get the best out of it?

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Amazfit GTS review: plus other cheap alternatives to the Apple Watch

Amazfit GTS review: plus other cheap alternatives to the Apple Watch

Apple Watches are ultra-fashionable, and come with a shedload of features, including terrific screens, fall detection and the ability to take ECGs. But they're also super expensive. Should you buy an Apple doppelganger instead?

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Samsung Galaxy Watch 2: when will it arrive and will it improve on Samsung’s existing range?

Samsung Galaxy Watch 2: when will it arrive and will it improve on Samsung’s existing range?

Which? compares the Samsung Galaxy, Galaxy Active and Active 2 smartwatches, and the Galaxy Fit and Fit e fitness trackers. Discover how their specs match up - and what we'd hope to see in a future Galaxy Watch 2.

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CES: what’s in store for smartwatches and fitness trackers in 2020?

CES: what’s in store for smartwatches and fitness trackers in 2020?

The biggest trade show in the world of tech is taking place in Vegas right now, and wearables manufacturers are busy promoting their latest launches. 

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Christmas calories – should you trust your fitness tracker?

Christmas calories – should you trust your fitness tracker?

Have you really burned off the calories in those mince pies? We've found that inaccurate fitness watches and activity trackers could trick you in to thinking you've burned twice the number of calories you actually have.

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5 ways to get the most from a new fitness tracker

5 ways to get the most from a new fitness tracker

With prices starting from around £20, a fitness tracker is no longer a luxury purchase. More people are turning to fitness trackers and smartwatches to help them lose weight, monitor a new fitness routine or simply get a bit more feedback on their day-to-day life.

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Is the £20 Lidl Silvercrest SAS87 fitness tracker worth buying?

Is the £20 Lidl Silvercrest SAS87 fitness tracker worth buying?

The Silvercrest SAS87 will be making its appearance in the middle aisle of Lidl on 29th December. Is the latest 'middle of Lidl' special buy fitness tracker worth snapping up? Read on to find out what it has to offer. 

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Which? picks: 10 last-minute gifts for £50 or less

Which? picks: 10 last-minute gifts for £50 or less

If you’re one of those people who makes a mad presents-buying dash on Christmas Eve, or you’ve just discovered you’re welcoming an extra guest over the festive period, our gift guide will hopefully make your last-minute pressies haul as slick as Santa’s operation.

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Best deals on fitness trackers and smartwatches for Cyber Monday 2019

Best deals on fitness trackers and smartwatches for Cyber Monday 2019

Find out the best Black Friday deals on smartwatches and fitness trackers, as chosen by the Which? experts.

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