Amazon's annualhas begun, which means it's the perfect time to invest in fitness gear you can actually afford. Exercise equipment can get pricey, especially smartwatches and big-ticket items like exercise bikes and weight benches. But during Prime Day, Amazon's (and other retailers') drastic sales mean some fitness items will be marked way down.
Whether you're new to Prime Day or a sale-hunting veteran, you know that finding the best deals can become overwhelming. Read on to make the most of Prime Day this year. And remember: Prime Day deals are only available to subscribers to Amazon Prime, which costs $119 per year.
Fitbit's Inspire 2 fitness tracker is an excellent no-frills smartwatch with a slim design, featuring water-resistant activity tracking including steps, distance, heart rate and more. It's on sale for 43% off and comes with a free one-year subscription to Fitbit Premium.
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This GPS smartwatch from Garmin is majorly discounted at 46% off. The Vivoactive S4 features various types of fitness tracking, wireless music capability, more than 20 preloaded apps and seven days of battery life. It also comes in a range of customizable colors.
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NordicTrack's T Series treadmills have earned rave reviews from multiple CNET editors, thanks to their compatibility with iFit, an interactive guided workout program. This foldable model has a 5-inch screen and is on sale for 28% off, a rare discount.
The Nautilus T618 earned the best overall treadmill award from CNET, thanks to its easy-to-use design, clear LCD display and useful fitness tracking. It offers a ton of features for the price, and at $500 off from Best Buy right now, it's worth an investment.
Schwinn's compact upright exercise bike comes with 13 workout programs, 16 resistance levels and Bluetooth compatibility. You can also connect it to a Zwift or Run the World subscription to virtually bike around the world. Prime members get an additional 20% off at checkout.
Amazon is offering steep markdowns on its Amazon Basics fitness gear for Prime Day. This 24-inch high-density foam roller is ideal for relieving sore muscles or improving flexibility and balance. It comes in various colors and has thousands of great reviews.
Sporzon's Olympic barbell is lightweight, yet solid enough to hold up to 700 pounds of weight. This model is 6 feet long and two inches in diameter, and it's designed with multiple knurling positions for safety and convenience.
Withings' Body+ smart scale offers a lot more data than your average scale. You can track weight, body composition and BMI for up to eight people, and transport all of the stats to your smartphone, thanks to its wi-fi capability. This model from Best Buy is $30 off.
Bowflex's adjustable dumbbells allow you to save both money and space, because you get 15 different weights in one, ranging from 5 to 52.5 pounds. Best Buy is offering this set of two adjustable dumbbells for $150 off list price.
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