The Top 5 best GPS sports watches and trackers:

The Top 5 best GPS sports watches and trackers:

By SiliconIndia   |   Friday, 16 March 2018, 13:34 Hrs
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As smart-watches are trending now-days, everyone wants one of them. Today, smartwatches are equipped with GPS tracker, apps to check your heart- rate, and calorie. Many athletes use the smartwatch to keep track of their fitness and how many km they have walked. In the market, you can find plenty of them, but how would you choose it? Don’t worry. Here is the list of top 5 best GPS sports watches and trackers for the athlete.

Garmin Fenix 5 :

This is one the best GPS smartwatch that ever created. It is worth its price, as it is offering many cool features like Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, barometer, long battery life, altimeter, magnetic compass, GLONASS, and color display. Garmin Fenix have others models also, which are made according to the different person, like for thinner guys Garmin Fenix 5s was made. All the models watch over your stride, measuring cadence, ground contact time, and bounce.  It can work on every iOS devices, Windows phones,  MAC and Pcs.

Connectivity: Bluetooth Smart, USB, Wi-Fi  (Fenix 5 Sapphire editions only)

Battery Life:  24 hours in GPS mode

Price Range:  starting from 52k INR

Apple Watch Series 3

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This watch is for the people who are always busy in checking their mail. Through this watch, you can always keep a track of your emails. Apple watch has some cool features which were not present in the previous model of Apple watches, these include new barometer sensor for altitude tracking and more in-depth pulse monitoring to record your resting, walking, and recovery heart rates. It also has a set of different modes, from running to workouts. You can also attain call from this device, as it contains LTE cellular service. It is best for the iOS users.

Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi

Battery Life: Up to 18 hours

Price Range: 29K-31K INR

Samsung Gear Sport :

Samsung never disappointed us with its invention, Samsung Gear sport is one of them. This device is stylish and filled with fitness features. It provides information about step count, elevation gain, heart rate. It also gives the accurate details about the running and sleeping details, through a high-quality display and it is also waterproof, it means you can swim in open water and it keeps track of your swimming. The device works best with Android phones. The watch also has a small storage for offline music or can access Spotify app.

Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.2, Wi-Fi, NFC

Battery Life: Up to three days of mixed use with GPS

Price range: starting from 21k INR

Fitbit Ionic:

The Fitbit Iconic is basically semi GPS and semi smartwatch. The device has a touch screen full-color display and writ heart rate monitor. It is waterproof and supports pool swimming. It also has some other features like other smartwatches have, like accelerometer, gyroscope, and NFC payments, it also has its own operating system, which means third-party apps are limited.

It also has a storage for storing music, you can directly load songs to the device and listen to the music through Bluetooth headsets. All over design is ok but mostly prefers round face dial. 

Connectivity: Bluetooth 4.0, Wi-Fi, USB, NFC

Battery Life: GPS battery life up to 10 hours

Price Range: 22k INR

Suunto Spartan Trainer Wrist HR:

This watch was basically made for the people with the smaller wrist. Sunnto has many another model, all are similar to one another. It has wrist heart rate monitor, activity tracker(sleep tracker), GPS with navigation features. The device gives accurate details to the user. It supports around 40 sports like cycling, running, swimming and course workout. You can see all the details on your smartphone, through a Sunnto’s moves out smartphone app.

Connectivity: Bluetooth, USB

Battery Life: 12 hours

Price Range: 18k -25K INR

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