With the help of a pedometer watch, you can keep track of your walking steps, calories burned, the exact distance traveled, and a lot more. Some of these watches also have sports watch functions like countdown timers, chronographs, and various alarm settings. By design, they are supposed to help you maintain a healthier, more positive outlook on your daily routine, allowing you to set goals for yourself with relative ease.
This being said, most pedometer watches are different from one another feature-wise, which is why you should educate yourself on what the market has to offer before making any sort of purchase, Let us then find out what are the ten best pedometer watches money can buy.
10Demetory DZ09 Bluetooth Smart Watch Wrist Wrap Watch Phone with Pedometer
The Demetory has a very attractive design overall, a design that will allow you to wear it with almost any attire. Feature-wise, this watch enables you to send and receive texts, as well as receive calls using a GSM sim card. At the same time, it allows you to listen to your favorite radio station as you work out. The Demetory also syncs easily with almost any device. Interestingly enough, you charge the watch using a USB cable rather than a wall charger.
9BITWATCH Activity Tracker Bracelet
The BITWATCH syncs easily with almost any device and is very accurate by design. Its syncing capabilities are so advanced, in fact, that as soon as you sync it with the app, it will adjust the time to your time zone automatically. It will help you to track steps taken, calories burned, and distance covered, as well as monitor your sleeping patterns. The BITWATCH will also notify you if you have been inactive for too long.
8Best Heart Rate Monitor Watch for Men & Women with Pulse Rate Pedometer
This pedometer has a solid build, with a sporty design that enables you to set it up in a breeze. The screen is easy to read while its heart monitor is also very easy to use. The watch counts steps, time laps, and calories burned. We should also point out that it has a memory for one/two previous accomplishments. Other useful features include 2 alarms, a timer, and a stopwatch function.
7XFIT Wireless Bluetooth Activity/Fitness Tracker Watch
The XFIT’s readings are extremely accurate by all standards, mainly due to the fact that this device backs up everything to your phone’s app without any issues. The screen’s interface allows for easy interaction via a very user-friendly medium. With this watch, you can monitor your sleeping patterns, steps taken, and number of calories burned. Arm movements are also added into the equation if needed to. You do, however, need to swing your arms to ensure that the steps are counted.
6OZO Fitness Pedometer SC1
The OZO is easy to set up and even easier to use. This particular watch features a clever design with rounded corners to ensure that it does not snag at any point. The built-in clip attaches to the clothing, keeping the pedometer in place at all times. The display is also easy to read, a display from which you can get information like the distance covered, calories burned, and time taken. Overall, the OZO gives very consistent and precise readings.
5LifeTrak C200 Core
The LifeTrak has a comfortable design and impressive tracking capabilities. Hitting the side right buttons together allows you access to the night light, a feature many pedometers should have in this day and age. It will monitor the number of calories burned, steps taken, heart rate, and distance covered. You can also access a 7-day history of calorie burn, step data and distance covered. The hourly graphic visual display allows you to monitor your daily data. Furthermore, the watch is 100% waterproof.
4Smart Health Walking FIT
The Smart Health watch provides details like the number of calories burned, heart rate, steps taken, and miles covered. Interestingly enough, it is a watch that despite its high-end capabilities, it is very easy to set up. You can also access records from the previous day for instance, a very useful feature for those of you who follow a specific workout routine. The watch has a light on the dial, allowing you to see the time in the dark. It comes with extras, for instance, a beginner walking and fitness guide by Denise Austin.
3VTech Kidizoom Smartwatch, White
The VTech is mainly designed for children and teenagers. It is made from strong, rubbery plastic, a construction that makes it very durable overall. The wristband is flexible and can adjust to your child’s wrist size. The color touch screen size is 1.41”, more than enough for the screen to be read properly. It has a built-in motion sensor and over 50 displays (both digital and analog). The top of the watch face has an effective camera (640 x 480) that allows your children to take photos or videos. Children can also customize their photos with effects, filters, and colorful frames.
2Garmin Vivofit Fitness Band
We should point out that the Garmin’s battery life is outstanding; so outstanding in fact that you may not need to charge it for an entire year after purchase. You will also not encounter any syncing issues, as this watch works with virtually any device. The watch also benefits from a sleep mode that works perfectly and may come in very handy in the long run. It is also waterproof, its accuracy is excellent, and it features a well-built clasp that will not come apart from regular use. You can also connect the watch to a heart rate monitor if needed.
1Fitbit Charge HR Wireless Activity Wristband
The Fitbit Charge HR allows for the logging of each workout session, a feature that we wish more pedometer watches would have nowadays. This feature allows you to track exactly how effective your workout sessions were. At the same time, the HR monitor checks your heart rate at all times, making suggestions depending on how active you are throughout the day. This makes it easy to calculate your caloric burn on a daily basis. Last but not least, this watch features a stair counter that motivates you to take the stairs as often as possible. Overall, it is one of the best pedometer watches on the market.