Which Smartwatch or Fitness Tracker Should I Get?

With so many smart watches and fitness trackers on the market today, it can be difficult to figure out which is the right one for you. They’re not the cheapest wearable pieces of tech out there, so you will want to ensure the one you choose has everything you want.


Here are a few of our top picks based on your needs.


What you need: The best of the best, no matter what the cost.

The watch for you: Apple Watch Series 6

Why? It offers blood oxygen monitoring, an always-on altimeter, a brighter display screen, cycling directions, sleep tracking, the best battery life and more.


What you need: A smart watch with epic battery life to help you reach your huge goals.

The watch for you: Suunto 7

Why? It’s expensive, but it is comprehensive when it comes to all things fitness.


What you need: A smart watch that will pair perfectly with your android smart phone.

The watch for you: Samsung Galaxy Watch 3

Why? It is the best, most comprehensive, android-friendly smart watch on the market.


What you need: A smart watch that looks good, because you take pride in your appearance. You value the look and basic functions over advanced technology.

The watch for you: Skagen Jorn

Why? A smart watch with a minimalist, classic design with a lengthy 2-week battery life.


What you need: A basic fitness tracker that does not cost an arm and a leg.

The watch for you: Amazfit Bip S

Why? While it may look more like a smart watch than a fitness tracker, it is the best option for the price. It includes accurate GPS, heart-rate tracking, and a 15-day battery life.


Now that you have the knowledge, it’s time to shop! Head to gumtree.co.za or your Gumtree app (click for Apple & Android) for the best smart watches and fitness trackers close to home.



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