Best Fitness Trackers for 2018

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  • $559 Typical Price Not Available

    CNET's Rating

    • 9 Design
    • 6 Battery
    • 8 Performance
    • 8 Software
    Apple Watch Series 3

    The Apple Watch Series 3 offers built-in cellular for data and even phone calls. It works remarkably well, but not without a cost -- in battery life and money.

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  • $299 Typical Price Not Available

    CNET's Rating

    • 8 Design
    • 7 Battery
    • 7 Performance
    • 8 Software
    Fitbit Versa

    After a month with the Fitbit Versa, we're looking past its limitations and finding there's still a lot to love.

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    CNET's Rating

    • 8 Design
    • 8 Battery
    • 8 Performance
    • 9 Software
    Fitbit Charge 2
    A great tracker for gym workouts

    Fitbit's newest Charge 2 does heart rate and complete tracking minus GPS and swimming, but for its price and functions it's our favorite tracker.

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  • $299 Typical Price Not Available

    CNET's Rating

    • 8 Design
    • 8 Battery
    • 7 Performance
    • 7 Software
    Garmin Vivomove HR

    Want a full fitness tracker but don't want it to look like one? The Garmin Vivomove HR might be your choice.

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    CNET's Rating

    • 8 Design
    • 8 Battery
    • 7 Performance
    • 7 Software
    Garmin Vivosmart 3

    Garmin's next-generation Vívosmart activity tracker has a built-in heart-rate monitor and new fitness monitoring tools, including VO2 max and all-day stress tracking.

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  • $348 at Mobileciti Online
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    CNET's Rating

    • 7 Design
    • 8 Battery
    • 6 Performance
    • 7 Software
    Fitbit Ionic

    The Ionic packs in all the features, but making them work together seamlessly is another story.

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    CNET's Rating

    • 7 Design
    • 9 Battery
    • 7 Performance
    • 7 Software
    Amazfit Bip

    Weeks-long battery, always-on screen, and yeah, $80.

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    CNET's Rating

    • 7 Design
    • 6 Battery
    • 8 Performance
    • 7 Software
    Huawei Watch 2 LTE

    It’s got everything you’d expect from a smartwatch, including cellular connectivity -- if smartwatches are your thing.

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  • $299 at Harvey Norman
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    CNET's Rating

    • 8 Design
    • 8 Battery
    • 9 Performance
    • 7 Software
    Garmin Forerunner 235
    The best GPS running watch

    Casual and serious runners looking for an all-in-one running watch and fitness tracker can't go wrong with the Forerunner 235.

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