Which is the best Fitbit of 2019

The best fitness tracker

The good news for everyone looking for a fitness tracker: The range is large, there are models in a wide variety of price ranges and for almost every need.

Fitness trackers are booming because they make it possible to monitor the heart rate, the number of steps taken and the calorie consumption at any time - both during training and in everyday life. The wristbands also serve as a motivational aid to exercise more and to achieve certain, self-determined daily, weekly or monthly goals.

The first health insurances are already subsidizing the purchase of fitness trackers in the hope that more exercise and a healthier lifestyle associated with it will reduce illness.

We have tested 47 models for you, 43 of which are still available. The cheapest costs just ten euros, the most expensive more than 400 euros. Here are our recommendations in the brief overview.

Brief overview: Our recommendations

Test winner

Xiaomi Mi Band 5

Inexpensive, many functions, good display: no other model offers more fitness trackers than the Mi Band 5 in this price range.

The Xiaomi Mi Band 5 is very inexpensive, comfortable to wear and has a colored display with high luminosity. All important parameters such as number of steps, calories, pulse or distance covered are recorded. The app also analyzes sleep. The small fitness tracker impresses with its long battery life and is waterproof. The automatic recognition of different training sessions is new.

Good as well

Honor Band 6

The Honor Band 6 also impresses with a high-quality display, exact measured values ​​and very good ease of use.

For a fair price of just under 50 euros, the Honor Band 6 can convince with an easy-to-read and colorful display, decent equipment, high wearing comfort and a simple operating concept. Apart from GPS, it has everything on board that a good fitness tracker needs and also determines personal stress. It also monitors sleep at night and shows incoming messages.

Now with GPS

Fitbit Versa 3

Great ease of use, good display, precise measured values ​​and now also GPS: The Fitbit Versa 3 puts together a beautiful complete package.

If you value a good display and ease of use, the Fitbit Versa 3 is the ideal sports watch. The handling is great, the readability is perfect and with the integrated GPS the watch is now even more versatile. The support of Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are also helpful.

Sporty & smart

Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2

The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 offers many sports functions and is a smart companion.

The Samsung Galaxy Watch Active 2 is not only an interesting watch for athletes. It has various features of a smartwatch and, depending on the model, can be operated with an eSIM to make calls or access the Internet independently and without a smartphone or WLAN. In addition, the selection of apps is decent.

In the Apple look

Huami Amazfit GTS 2

The Amazfit GTS 2 is visually reminiscent of the Apple Watch - the large display shows many fitness values ​​at the same time, and the measurement of blood oxygen content is also supported.

The big plus of the Amazfit GTS 2 is the clear display, which can be individually adapted with widgets. The watch with integrated GPS records all relevant fitness values, is very easy to use and now also measures the blood oxygen content. In addition, 3 gigabytes of memory are available for storing music.

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