Product Reviews

Bringing you the latest product reviews wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home. Active JR is passionate about wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home and will test products from Apple, Google, Garmin, Suunto, Samsung ranging from wearables, fitness watches, smart lighting and smart home hubs to give you honest review

We cover fitness wearables, activity and fitness gear from Garmin, Suunto, Fitbit, TomTom, Polar, Apple and many more.

For Smart Home, we cover Google, Apple, Samsung, Wemo, Philips Hue and many others. Looking at the latest technology like HomePod, Google Home and the latest smart lighting products.

These reviews will help you decide on the right wearables, fitness tech and Smart Home for you and calls out the things that the marketing teams don’t want you to hear.

Home app on Macos

Hands on with Home App, HomeKit, Siri on macOS Mojave

Home App, HomeKit and Siri control on macOS HomeKit has been on iOS for years and now HomeKit and the Home app along with Siri control...
Eve energy review

Elgato Eve Energy Smart plug review – HomeKit enabled switch

Elgato Eve Energy review Most smart home devices like bulbs or thermostats replace the old dumb device in totality, but what do you do if you...
Circle 2 review

Logitech Circle 2 review – Smart security camera done right

Logitech Circle 2 review Keeping an eye on your property has never been so easy with the introduction of smart security cameras. As the smart...
Amazfit Stratos watch review

Amazfit Stratos review, the good, the bad, budget Fitness watch

Amazfit Stratos Review The Amazfit Stratos is an updated version of the company’s Amazfit Pace sport-swatch. Huami has now formally released the Stratos internationally in...
Lightwave generation 2 review

Lightwave generation 2 review – Smart Power & light switch dimmer

Lightwave has been around since 2008 making smart home products and the Lightwave generation 2 product line is the latest from the company offering...
Belkin WeMo insight switch review

Belkin WeMo Insight Switch review

The Belkin WeMo Insight switch is part of the WeMo family of smart home products that you can use to control devices in your...
Garmin Vivofit 4 sports

Garmin Vivofit 4 review: Best budget fitness tracker 2018?

Garmin is back with its latest basic fitness tracker with the Vivofit 4 with what Garmin claims have an impressive 1-year battery life.I have...
IKEA smart light review

IKEA Trådfri smart light review – not smart, underwhelming

IKEA is known for a being the king of flat pack furniture and do this really well, So when I heard about the IKEA...
Google Home smart home support

Google Home review – At the centre of your smart home

Google Home review - At the centre of your smart home The Google Home smart speaker is one of many smart speakers with more to...
Garmin forerunner with music

Garmin Forerunner 645 impressions & opinion

Garmin Forerunner 645 impressions The Garmin Forerunner 645 is a vivoactive 3 really without music storage. Garmin should have launched music with the Vivoactive 3...

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