5 things you didn’t know cheap fitness trackers from Fitbit and Garmin could do

We sometimes wonder if there is a point in getting an expensive fitness wearable or should everyone just get a fitness tracker. Nowadays, even cheap fitness trackers have a number of features that even a few years ago were considered cutting edge technology. No need to spend half a grand on a posh smartwatch when a fitness tracker fifth the price can do the job just fine.

The best fitness trackers are amazing fitness wearables that can take on a fight with entry-level running watches. Not all fitness trackers are – the Garmin Venu 2 has a hefty price tag – but many are more accessible from a price point of view than multisport watches.