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7 best fitness trackers for gym rats

Heading back to the gym? Here are the smartwatches and fitness trackers which can help you get back into shape in no time.

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Many of us avoided Indoor workouts at gyms during the pandemic for more than a year. But those days seem to be behind us and we are starting to open back up — a way to take our fitness routine out of a bedroom, hallway, or the street. A great fitness tracker can help people stick to a new routine and amp up their workouts as well. These seven are ones to consider that work anywhere you're breaking a workout sweat, including your favorite gym.

Garmin Vivoactive 4

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Garmin Vivoactive 4

The Garmin Vivoactive 4 is a GPS smartwatch that tracks your health and fitness. It has a broad range of features, including the following:

  • 20+ preloaded sports apps: Track your workouts for running, cycling, swimming, and more.
  • Animated workouts: Get easy-to-follow animated workouts on your wrist.
  • Body energy monitoring: Track your daily energy levels to optimize your workouts.
  • Pulse Ox sensor: Measure your blood oxygen saturation levels to track your fitness and sleep.
  • Sleep tracking: Track your sleep stages and get insights into your sleep quality.
  • Stress tracking: Track your stress levels and learn how to manage them.
  • Music storage: Store up to 500 songs on your watch to listen to your favorite tunes while you work out.
  • Garmin Pay: Pay for purchases with your watch using Garmin Pay contactless payments.
  • Cost: The MSRP is $349.99 but is on sale for less on Garmin's site, Amazon, and other major retailers.

The Vivoactive 4 has a battery life of up to 8 days in smartwatch mode and up to 5 hours in GPS mode with music. It is available in two sizes: 45mm and 40mm. This smart fitness tracker is an excellent smartwatch for people looking for a comprehensive way to track their health and fitness. It has many features, long battery life, and a stylish design.

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