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Polar V800 review: Tempting for triathletes
Sports Fitness 3.5 out of 5

Polar V800 review: Tempting for triathletes

By 30 March 2015

Polar has been scaling down the physical size and improving the look of its GPS fitness watches throughout the last few product cycles. The latest V800 has competitor Garmin clearly fixed in its sights, with running, cycling, and swimming activities paired... >>

2015 Under Armour compression gear put to the test
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2015 Under Armour compression gear put to the test

By 27 March 2015

We’re only 6 minutes in to our training session and already we want to stop. We can’t take it any more, but we plough on for another 3 minutes, before resting for a further three. And then the pain starts again. Why? We’ve agreed to test Under Armour’s... >>

Garmin Fenix 3: Adventure ready for any sport (hands-on)
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Garmin Fenix 3: Adventure ready for any sport (hands-on)

By 13 March 2015

Garmin has released the third generation of its adventure GPS watch, the Fenix 3. The Garmin Fenix 3 is all about adventurous, off-the-beaten-path sports. But unlike its predecessors this generation is built even better for the day-to-day runner, cyclist... >>

Huawei TalkBand N1 hands-on: This wireless headset tracks activity, plays music and accepts calls
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Huawei TalkBand N1 hands-on: This wireless headset tracks activity, plays music and accepts calls

By 1 March 2015

Huawei has turned its focus away from smartphones and towards the wearable sector for this year's MWC. Three devices have been announced, including an Android Wear smartwatch, a successor to the activity tracker and Bluetooth headset TalkBand B1 and... >>

Huawei TalkBand B2 hands-on: Adding a touch of premium to activity tracking
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Huawei TalkBand B2 hands-on: Adding a touch of premium to activity tracking

By 1 March 2015

Huawei has introduced the successor to its TalkBand B1 activity tracker come Bluetooth earpiece at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, after announcing it would be turning its focus to wearables for this year's show. The TalkBand B2 offers many of the... >>

Fitbit Charge HR review: Great for gym goers
Sports Fitness 4.5 out of 5

Fitbit Charge HR review: Great for gym goers

By 23 February 2015

Fitbit has an entire family of activity trackers, from the simple Fitbit Zip which counts steps, distance and calories burned, to the Fitbit Flex which adds active minutes and sleep monitoring. The Fitbit Charge HR is the next step up in the range, expanding... >>

Garmin ForeRunner 920XT review: At the forefront
Sports Fitness 4.5 out of 5

Garmin ForeRunner 920XT review: At the forefront

By 11 February 2015

Garmin has been in the GPS watch game as long as it has existed, and was creating GPS systems long before that. But with many smartwatches and activity trackers flooding the market of late, it's had to modernise to offer more. The Garmin ForeRunner 920XT... >>

Epson Runsense SF-810 review: Serious features, shabby software
Sports Fitness 3 out of 5

Epson Runsense SF-810 review: Serious features, shabby software

By 3 February 2015

Epson, most famous for its printers, is making the move into sports wearables with its Runsense range of GPS-enabled watches. No ink carts or A4 paper to be seen anywhere. Running watches aren't a new concept, of course, with big names like Garmin and... >>

Withings Pulse Ox review: Cute and clever
Sports Fitness 4 out of 5

Withings Pulse Ox review: Cute and clever

By 2 February 2015

Withings introduced the Pulse activity tracker back in 2013, delivering a small device with the ability to track steps, count calories, measure elevation, monitor your heart rate and track your sleep quality. The company decided that wasn't enough and... >>

David Lloyd's Immersive Fitness studio is like a spin class through Tron
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David Lloyd's Immersive Fitness studio is like a spin class through Tron

By 30 January 2015

"Are you with me!?!" shouts the instructor. We give a rasping cheer, grabbing a breather before we hit the next run of hills, riding through a landscape peppered with psychedelic geometric mountains. The road is like glass, reflecting the alternate reality... >>