>> WITHINGS UNVEILS FITNESS TRACKER IN DISGUISE
Are the cheap "silion" and "rubber" fitness bands soon a thing of the past?
a French based product company have announced the Activité - a great
looking watch that doubles as a fitness tracker, working in collaboration with
a Health Mate application to act as a personal coach to help you achieve your
It has standard accelerometer support to track movement (walking, running,
swimming) with calorie tracking; responsive glass for alternative interaction
- tap twice to show the alarm clock time. Under the hood it uses low energy
Bluetooth to communicate to their companion iOS (sorry, no luck for android
or other platforms) application. It has a price tag of $390 USD.
We are talking about a quality Swiss made watch here:
It comes in two models; black and silver with water resistance to 5 ATM
and operates on a simple CR2025 battery - with all this bling it is a
shame it is missing kinetic charging.