X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
subscribe to our rss feedsubscribe via e-mailfollow technabob on twittertechnabob facebook fan pageGoogle+follow us in feedly
Follow Us:

Fitbug Orb Activity Tracker: The Affordable Workout Tracker (with a Catch)

by Range
Advertisement

There are plenty of activity trackers around to get the job done to track physical activity, and most of them aren’t cheap. For the more budget-conscious, there’s the newly released Fitbug Orb, which looks like it could be a good option.

fitbug_orb_1zoom in

The Orb is quite discreet. You can wear it on your wrist, belt, a lanyard, or have it clipped on. It works as a pedometer, tracks aerobic steps, time, distance, calories burned, speed, and even sleep.

fitbug_orb_2zoom in

Up front, the Fitbug Orb costs less than half than the more costly alternatives, however after the first 12 months, you’ll have to spend $3.99 a month if you want to keep using the online tracking service at fitbug.com and access their coaching plans. Of course, in 12 months, the next hot fitness gadget might be out and you will have gotten a year’s use for under $50 total. Not bad.

fitbug_orb_3zoom in

The model that will be released works only with iOS devices, at least for now. The Fitbug Orb retails for $49.99(USD) and is available for pre-order for late 2013 delivery.




Comments are closed for posts older than 90 days.

Comments (1):

  1. bjd says:

    I believe this is actually incorrect, as I have noted in other articles that it will work with several Samsung models, too, not just IOS. And I haven’t seen the part in other articles about the $3.99 price after the first 12 months….that’s news to me. Sure that’s correct???

Recent Posts

Wreck-It Ralph Will Wreck the Internet in Upcoming Sequel

Wreck-It Ralph Will Wreck the Internet in Upcoming Sequel

Game Boy Bottle Openers: Nintendopeners

Game Boy Bottle Openers: Nintendopeners

Guy Builds a 200-Watt Laser Bazooka

Guy Builds a 200-Watt Laser Bazooka

Game of Thrones Xbox One Giveaway: Winning Is Coming

Game of Thrones Xbox One Giveaway: Winning Is Coming

Review: ExoLens iPhone Lens System with ZEISS Optics

Review: ExoLens iPhone Lens System with ZEISS Optics

Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

The Awesomer Logo MightyMega Logo 95octane Logo