AirPods sales climbed during Q1 2020 but Apple Watch shipments declined
IDC says that shipments of wearable devices grew 29.7 percent year over year during Q1 2020, with Apple maintaining its lead.
iOS 13.5 health feature can be the difference between life and death
When iOS 13.5 is pushed out by Apple in the near future, it will come with a feature that will automatically send users' Medical ID information to responders when 911 is called.
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Study seeks to find whether the Apple Watch can give users an early warning about COVID-19
Standford University is looking for participants to take part in a study that will look to see if smartwatches and fitness trackers can give users an early warning that they will contract COVID-19.
Fitbit is working on two major Apple Watch-rivaling features, and you can help make one happen
Fitbit is officially working on getting its own ECG monitoring feature approved by the FDA for integration on a future smartwatch while also launching a large-scale study to develop atrial fibrillation detection.
Apple totally crushed its 'hungry' smartwatch market rivals during Q1 2020
Apple had another tremendous quarter selling smartwatches around the world, as both its shipment numbers and market share surged during Q1 2020, extending the company's lead over Samsung and Garmin.
Fitbit to launch a 4G-enabled smartwatch for kids
After silently acquiring Doki Technologies, Fitbit now plans to release a smartwatch for kids with 4G support.
Best fitness and sleep tracking bands
As most of us are forced to remain at home, this could be a great opportunity to work our health and fitness. Here are five great fitness trackers to help!
Stanford Medical and Fitbit want to use wearables to predict infections, COVID-19
The team wants to develop new algorithms that will analyze various data from wearables, like body temperature and heart rate readings, to detect early signs of illness.
DEAL The OG Fitbit Versa smartwatch is on sale at a 50 percent discount
Originally priced at $200, the feature-packed Fitbit Versa smartwatch is more interesting than ever thanks to an essentially unbeatable 50 percent markdown.
featured The Fitbit Charge 4 is official with built-in GPS and a few other cool tricks up its sleeve
The Fitbit Charge 4 is now up for pre-order in the US as the company's first ever activity tracker equipped with standalone GPS connectivity at a starting price of only $150.
DEAL Amazon has a whole bunch of Fitbit devices on sale at generous discounts
The Fitbit Ionic, Versa, and Versa Lite smartwatches, as well as the Fitbit Charge 3 and Ace 2 activity trackers, are all available at lower than usual prices on Amazon.
The Fitbit Charge 4 will solve the biggest problem of its forerunners
The unannounced Fitbit Charge 4 has leaked in full, coming soon with untethered GPS connectivity at a starting price of only $150.
DEAL Fitbit Premium 90-day free trial now available for everyone
Fitbit has just announced that it's making its Premium service available for free to all users across the world.
Fitbit Charge 4 leaks along with price and available colors
UK retailer Mobile Fun has stumbled upon info about a Fitbit Charge 4 device while browsing the online portal of an official supplier
Wearables’ 2019 market: Apple wins first place, followed by Xiaomi and then Samsung
Research and analysis company IDC has published a paper, analysing the market share and global sales for 2019 and announcing the top five wearables vendors. According to their research, Apple won the gold medal, thanks to the growing popularity of Apple Watches, AirPods and Beats headphones, Xiaomi took second place, and Samsung took third.
DEAL Еxpired The already affordable Fitbit Versa Lite is insanely cheap on eBay right now
The fitness-centric Fitbit Versa Lite smartwatch is on sale at a crazy low price of $72 from a top-rated eBay vendor in refurbished condition with a 90-day warranty included.
DEAL Fitbit Inspire HR price drops to all-time low at Amazon
Fitbit Inspire HR, the fitness tracker that accurately monitors heart rate, calorie burn and dozen other health-related aspects, is now on sale at Amazon for a price that's only been seen on Black Friday.
DEAL Fitbit's newest smartwatch is getting a 25% discount on Amazon
Fitbit's most recent wearable device – Versa 2 is getting a decent discount on Amazon.
Several Fitbit devices get a handy new health feature the Apple Watch can't rival just yet
Fitbit Ionic, Versa, Versa 2, Versa Lite, and Charge 3 owners can finally monitor their blood oxygen saturation levels to detect disorders like sleep apnea, which Apple Watch users are not able to do.
Fitbit and Garmin accused of patent infringement
Fitbit, Garmin and three other companies in the fitness tracking industry are being investigated by the USITC for allegedly infringing on patents owned by Philips. The latter seeks a sales ban and cease and desist orders.
DEAL Еxpired Fitbit kicks off 2020 with major discounts on smartwatches and fitness trackers
Fitbit ended 2019 with a big sale and is kicking off the new year with another wave of discounts of almost all its portfolio of products.
featured Will Fitbit suffer the same fate as Motorola under Google's management?
Google wants to buy Fitbit for $2.1 billion, a deal that reminds us of the search giant's Motorola acquisition from a few years ago. But Fitbit doesn't have to suffer the same fate as Motorola. Here's why.
DEAL Fitbit Versa 2 drops to lowest price to date on Amazon
The Versa 2 is definitely a step up from the previous model, but that doesn't mean it's the perfect smartwatch. Even so, a 35% discount makes the Fitbit Versa 2 one of the best deals you can get if you're looking for such a wearable device.
Apple, Samsung, and Huawei all had a tremendous quarter in the thriving wearable industry
Global wearable device sales continue to grow at a mind-blowing pace, and although Apple managed to consolidate and even extend its lead in Q3 2019, Samsung and Huawei saw massive boosts in their numbers as well.
Fitbit OS 4.1 update rolling out to all compatible smartwatches in the US
For all other Fitbit smartwatches such as the Ionic, Versa, and Versa Lite, the update brings more advanced sleep tools including Sleep Score and Smart Wake, a redesigned exercise app, a clock face switcher app, and an agenda app.
DEAL Fitbit Versa 2 drops to a new all-time low price in the company's sitewide Cyber Monday sale
The Fitbit Versa 2 can be purchased at a lower than ever price today only as part of a Cyber Monday sale extending to the company's other smartwatches and activity trackers as well.
DEAL updated Best Black Friday MEGA deals: Amazon, Best Buy, Apple, Samsung, LG, Target, Verizon, Walmart, T-Mobile, etc
The biggest shopping festival of the year is nearly here, and all the noteworthy deals have already started pouring in! We will be continuously rounding up all the noteworthy deals for you right here...
featured Do the Apple Watch sleep tracking apps beat a $40 fitness bracelet?
There are plenty of affordable sleep trackers out there, for once, but you can also roll one into the Apple Watch via third-party apps like Pillow or Sleep++. That's exactly what we did, comparing a night's sleep reading from honor's excellent affordable fitness tracker, the Band 5, and a freemium app like Pillow loaded on the Apple Watch
DEAL Еxpired Fitbit Black Friday sale offers discounts on various smartwatches, fitness trackers
After running an Early Black Friday promo on the Versa 2, Fitbit is now expanding the sale to even more smartwatches and fitness trackers.
DEAL A huge number of iPhone models will be discounted at Groupon for Black Friday
Groupon's Black Friday 2019 deals will be headlined by substantial discounts on a bunch of iPhone generations in refurbished condition, also including some iPad, Amazon Echo Dot, and Fitbit Versa love.
DEAL Еxpired Fitbit's Black Friday deals on the Versa 2 smartwatch are already available
The Fitbit Versa 2 and Versa 2 Special Edition are on sale at a cool $50 discount each, with both deals set to run through Black Friday and until Cyber Monday.
DEAL Fitbit Versa Special Edition scores excellent $80 discount at Best Buy in early holiday sale
A stylish Special Edition of last year's Fitbit Versa smartwatch is on sale at only 120 bucks after a cool $80 discount at Best Buy well in advance of the retailer's actual Black Friday deals.
DEAL Fitbit will hold its very own Black Friday sale with cool Versa 2 discounts
The Fitbit Versa 2 and Versa 2 Special Edition smartwatches will be on sale at a $50 discount on the company's official website between November 21 and December 2 for Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Fitbit smartwatches will soon get a bunch of exciting new features with a major software update
A major software update has been announced for the Fitbit Versa 2, Versa, Versa Lite, and Ionic smartwatches, bringing many great new features and key improvements to the table.
DEAL Macy's has a number of interesting smartwatch deals planned for Black Friday 2019
Smartwatch enthusiasts will be happy to find several popular Fitbit, Fossil, and Michael Kors options at substantially discounted prices at Macy's this Black Friday.
DEAL updated Costco has killer Galaxy S10, Note 10+, and Surface Pro 7 deals in store for Black Friday
Samsung's Galaxy S10, S10+, and Note 10, as well as Microsoft's hot new Surface Pro 7, are just a few of the devices scheduled to get massive discounts at Costco this Black Friday.
DEAL Walmart's pre-Black Friday 3 Day Event comes with big discounts on iPhones, iPads, AirPods, and more
Walmart hasn't unveiled its Black Friday 2019 deals yet, but while waiting, you may want to check out the retailer's 3 Day Event through November 10 with big iPhone 8, sixth-gen iPad, and second-gen AirPods discounts up for grabs.
Apple grabbed almost half of the Q3 2019 smartwatch market, Samsung remains a distant second
Apple once again ruled the global smartwatch sales chart during Q3 2019 with a pretty insane 47.9 percent market share, followed by Samsung at a relatively modest but growing 13.4 percent slice of the pie.
DEAL Target wins Black Friday with top-notch iPhone 11, Galaxy Note 10+, and Pixel 4 deals
At least for the time being, Target is the retailer to watch this Black Friday season, with a number of killer deals in the pipeline on everything from the iPhone 11 family to Samsung's Galaxy Note 10+ and Google's Pixel 4.