Wearable tech

Wearable tech news and rumours for anything that is a fitness tech wearable. The Wearable market is booming and the likes of Fitbit, Garmin, Suunto and others are innovating all the time and bringing out advanced features that benefit us from a fitness perspective.Active JR will keep you upto date with all the latest fitness and tech wearable news and rumours

Garmin Tactix Charlie release

Garmin Tactix Charlie released with better mapping

Garmin has announced an update to the Garmin Tactix series to follow on from the Tactix bravo, and they have named it the Garmin Tactix charlie.Back in 2016 Garmin released the Tactix Bravo, Garmin is back with...
Fitbit blaze 2018

Fitbits new smartwatch 2018 could be a blaze 2

Fitbit launched the Ionic Smartwatch back in 2017 and to be fair to say it didn't have a great start with reports of Ionic stock still sitting on the shelves. This, however, has not...
Best fitness tracker 2018

Best Fitness tracker 2018 right now: Fitness bands to get you healthy

A fitness tracker is a great way to monitor your activity and health. The best fitness tracker's available monitor things like steps, calories, distance and in some cases if the band is equipped with a built-in HR...
Apple AirPods 2

Apple Airpods 2 release date, features, price, what is known?

Apple AirPods have been a big hit, but the Capcino company needs to keep up with the latest innovations in order to keep people buying them, but more importantly stop rivals like Google and Bose overtaking...
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 been using the Vivofit 4 for about a month now...
Garmin Approach X10 release

Garmin Approach X10 released – simple and intuitive GPS golf band

The Garmin Approach X10 has been announced today, the new simple and intuitive GPS golf band in their golf wearable line-up. The Approach X10 is a comfortable golf band that comes preloaded with data for over...
Philips smartsleep design

Philips Smartsleep promises to improve your sleep

Philips has announced the Philips Smartsleep which is a new headband from that will use sound to alter your sleep for the better.Read this: Philips Hue go outdoorThe Philips Smart unveiled at CES 2018, uses...
suunto spartan trainer

Suunto Spartan watches to get HR zone training with new update

Suunto has finally listened to its customers and rolled out an update to its Spartan line of fitness watches, that will bring heart rate zones for the first time.The update from Suunto to its...

The best of CES 2018 wearables, wellness and smart home

The best of CES 2018 wearables, fitness and smart home CES 2018 is now completed and the likes of Garmin, Samsung, Suunto and Google have all packed up and headed back home after announcing some...
Samsung SmartThings App for the Gear S3 & Gear Sport

Samsung to bring SmartThings app to its Gear smartwatches

Samsung has announced that they are bringing the SmartThings app to t Gear S3 and Gear Sport smartwatches. Whilst lots of people were expecting the Samsung Gear S4 to be announced at CES 2018, this is still an interesting update...