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Samsung Galaxy Fit

Samsung Launches Galaxy Fit and Galaxy Fit E in the U.S.

Samsung has surprised everyone by announcing two new fitness wearables for the North American market. Known as the Gear Fit and the Gear Fit e, these offerings will cater to multiple segments of the market. Both wearables are expected to start shipping by June 18. To start off, the Galaxy Fit is the bigger wearable

Samsung Gear S2

[Deal] Samsung Gear S2 for $185

You can now grab the Dark Gray version of the #Samsung #GearS2 for just $185 on eBay. The smartwatch comes with all the bells and whistles that you expect from a modern day wearable, and some, making it a very attractive proposition for this price. The product is manufacturer refurbished. If you’re interested in snatching it

[Deal] Fitbit Surge fitness band for $149.99

You can now grab the #FitbitSurge for just $149.99. The seller on eBay is kind enough to offer it at such a discount as the wearable usually retails for about $240 or so. It probably helps that this is a refurbished product. The seller is only offering the Large wristband with this model, though. So this

[Deal] Samsung Gear Fit for $89.95

Samsung’s #GearFit wearable from a couple of years ago didn’t quite make the impact that the company was hoping for. But that doesn’t make it a bad device. Understandably, the market was quite new and a bit hesitant to the idea of wearables and fitness trackers. However, we’ve come a long way since then, and if

Gear Fit 2

Samsung Gear Fit 2 could be unveiled next month with a unique bio-processor

According to a new revelation, Samsung’s recently leaked #GearFit2 wearable could be unveiled as soon as next month in its home turf South Korea. It is further believed that the fitness tracker will sport a bioprocessor underneath which would give users access to more health metrics such as skin temperature, bioelectrical impedance analysis, organ measurements as

[Deal] Fitbit Surge fitness wearable for $174.95

Fitness buffs can now get their hands on a shiny new Fitbit Surge wearable for just $174.95 thanks to a deal running over at eBay. The wearable usually costs $249 when bought elsewhere, so you’re saving quite a bit here. In case you’re wondering, this is a brand new product and not a refurbished item.

Gear S2

Samsung Gear S2 apps have increased exponentially since its launch

The #Samsung #GearS2 was released back in August 2015 by the company with availability following shortly after. A new report now mentions that the available apps for the smartwatch have increased by four times since the smartwatch was released. This is excellent new for Samsung and goes to show that there are developers out there

Fitbit Charge HR

[Deal] Fitbit Charge HR for $99.99

The #Fitbit #ChargeHR is now available for a miserly $99.99 via eBay. This is a massive discount on its regular pricing of nearly $125 and above, so you’re standing to save some big bucks here. The Charge HR comes with a heart-rate sensor, which is perhaps the only difference between this model and the standard

[Deal] Fitbit Charge HR selling for $109.99 ($40 off)

Customers bargain hunting for a decent wearable can now get one for just $109.99 courtesy of eBay. The wearable being offered here is the #FitbitChargeHR, which usually sells for $150, meaning that you’re saving nearly $40 on the asking price, making this an irresistible deal. The version being offered here is brand new and not

Pebble Health

Pebble Health app released for Pebble Time wearables

#Pebble has just released the new #PebbleHealth software for #PebbleTime, #PebbleTimeRound as well as #PebbleTimeSteel models. This will integrate with Google Fit, so users can find all their fitness data in one convenient location. This will track your steps, sleep and calorie intake, so it’s pretty much like a regular fitness companion app that we find in

Samsung Pay on the Gear S2 smartwatch delayed until 2016

The #Samsung #GearS2 smartwatch was released in the U.S. a couple of months ago. Customers were promised that the wearable would get support for #SamsungPay sometime in December. However, the date has come and gone, but the smartwatch didn’t see an update carrying the company’s proprietary wireless payments service. A popular Samsung blog has now picked up

Xiaomi Mi Band

Xiaomi becomes the No. 3 wearables manufacturer

With a growth of 815% in the wearables segment compared to last year, #Xiaomi has risen to the third place according to new data published by IDC. This is thanks largely to its #MiBand fitness wearable which sells for a miserly 15%. It has sold 3.7 million units so far and has a marketshare of

Misfit - Fossil

Fossil acquires Misfit Wearables for $260 million

With #Fossil recently releasing the #QFounder #AndroidWear wearable for $275, it was quite clear that the company was aspirational about the wearable industry on the whole. Well, the company has now announced the acquisition of popular fitness and wearables manufacturer #Misfit for an estimated $260 million. The company was founded back in 2011 by Sunny