Sports Fitness

Show all Sports Fitness: Reviews News

Latest

First run: Nike Free 5.0 review

First run: Nike Free 5.0 review

By 16 May 2014

Nike's Free running shoe range has been around for some time now offering runners a more flexible, less padded experience to the company's Lunar Glide series. For 2014 the shoe range has broken out into three models, as well as been given a major makeover... >>

Garmin Forerunner 15 wants to give sportsbands a run for their money

Garmin Forerunner 15 wants to give sportsbands a run for their money

By 8 May 2014

Garmin has announced the Forerunner 15, its most affordable sports watch, looking to give those cheap sportsbands a bit of stiff competition.  Not only does the new Garmin Forerunner 15 offer running tracking - with GPS functionality and compatibility... >>

Samsung Gear 2 Neo review
4 out of 5

Samsung Gear 2 Neo review

By 6 May 2014

The smartwatch market is an interesting one: some people we talk to can't wait to get their hands on one, while others are less impressed with the idea of getting their emails and texts delivered to their wrists. Samsung's first attempt in the category,... >>

Samsung Gear 2 review
3.5 out of 5

Samsung Gear 2 review

By 6 May 2014

There's a revolution in wearable tech and Samsung is in the thick of it, fighting for elbow room, along with just about every other tech manufacturer out there. Its second-generation wearable device, the Samsung Gear 2, is a new generation of smartwatch,... >>

Samsung health event to take place on 28 May, ahead of Apple's expected Healthbook WWDC announcement

Samsung health event to take place on 28 May, ahead of Apple's expected Healthbook WWDC announcement

By 2 May 2014

Samsung has sent out invites for a health event on 28 May in San Francisco. The event invite simple says: "A new conversation about health is about to begin". While it's not giving much away it does lend weight to the rumour that Apple will unveil its... >>

Adidas and Spotify team-up to add route specific #boostyourrun playlists to your runs

Adidas and Spotify team-up to add route specific #boostyourrun playlists to your runs

By 1 May 2014

Adidas has joined forced with Spotify to create playlists that are tailored to a user's run. The #boostyourrun campaign is part of Adidas' push for its Boost line of running trainers. On the dedicated website users simply need to add their city, favourite... >>

Acer Liquid Leap: Wearable companion device in the works, due August 2014

Acer Liquid Leap: Wearable companion device in the works, due August 2014

By 29 April 2014

Acer has confirmed its plans to enter the world of wearable tech. At its global press conference in New York the company presented the Liquid Leap device, due to be launched in limited markets in the latter half of this year. Information is limited at... >>

Nike CEO adds confusion to FuelBand future, stumbles over Apple question

Nike CEO adds confusion to FuelBand future, stumbles over Apple question

By 28 April 2014

Confusion continues to surround Nike's stance of the future of its Nike FuelBand fitness gadget following the appearance of the company's CEO on CNBC. According to Mark Parker, the chief executive of Nike, the company is committed to the wearable sector,... >>

What is S Health 3.0 and should you care?

What is S Health 3.0 and should you care?

By 11 April 2014

Samsung is tying together the Samsung Galaxy S5, the Gear 2 and the Gear Fit with the idea of promoting a healthier lifestyle. Rather than talking about group play or motion features, Samsung has elevated the importance of health on its agenda. S Health... >>

Samsung Galaxy S5 heart rate monitor vs iPhone 5S heart rate monitor: What's the difference?

Samsung Galaxy S5 heart rate monitor vs iPhone 5S heart rate monitor: What's the difference?

By 11 April 2014

The Samsung Galaxy S5 smartphone is unique in that it features a heart rate monitor built into the device itself. It is operated by simply placing your finger over a special part of the phone and waiting a few seconds. But how does it work, and how... >>