Fitbit Versa Lite joins family along with Ace 2 and new Inspire bands

A quartet of new fitness bands from Fitbit are going to be stocked on store shelves just in time for another full-on outdoors exercise season in the US.

Need accessories? Look to the Samsung Galaxy Watch Active and Galaxy Buds

The Galaxy Fit mini-band also should get exercisers who are looking for something to wear all the time locked into their health stats.

Huawei Band 3e joins Pro for US landing

Two fitness bands from Huawei are coming to the United States, both with advanced gyrometers and latent health-tracking software.

Garmin brings Spotify playlist downloads to the Fenix 5 Plus

One of the most prominent names in fitness wearables has made an app for one of the biggest names in streaming music. And it’s available right now for free.

Nokia memo indicates company may shed Withings acquisition

It may have been an investment worth making after all, but the digital health business may not last a full two years under Nokia leadership.

Ionic just one of several Fitbit items on sale from Amazon

As always, with the obscene breadth of Amazon, you’ll find other Fitbit products on discount, though the savings will be more inconsistent than these sanctioned ones.

Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro is already $30 off

Samsung’s newest fitness band debuted in September. Now, in mid-October, it’s getting its first decent discount, placing it cheaper than its predecessor.

Fitbit Alta, one of the world’s best entry-level wearables, is cheaper than ever on Amazon right now

Far from an Apple Watch killer, the Fitbit Alta is still a top-notch wearable device, and at $69.99, it’s almost irresistible for fitness enthusiasts.

Heart rate monitoring on a shoestring with the Honor Band A2

And hey, it’s quite a looker of a fitness band for how affordable it is. But the Honor Band A2 is an overall whip-up from its first iteration.

Amazon Fitbit sale is wide-ranging

The Charge HR, Charge 2, Blaze, Surge, Flex 2, Flex Wireless and Alta are all on sale to some degree. What better reason to think about getting fit.

Fitbit Flex 2 exploded from “external forces,” claimant protests

“I don’t have a dishonest bone in my body, nobody is trying to get over on Fitbit or be dishonest with them,” the injured owner of the Flex 2 said.

No Microsoft Band 3 certain as the Band 2 goes bye-bye

The company says that it has run out of stock for the Microsoft Band 2. It will continue to support the Microsoft Health platform, though.

10 Months with the Microsoft Band 2

We’ve been using the Microsoft Band 2 for 10 months. Find out how it’s held up as a long-term health tracker.

Apple earns highest scores for smartwatch user satisfaction, Samsung wins fitness band crown

Apple Watch owners are unsurprisingly the proudest and most content of their smartwatch purchase, relatively closely followed by Samsung users.

Big discount on Jawbone UP2 if you act quick

Click through for a more direct link to Groupon’s deal. The Jawbone UP2 is going for 55 percent off while the company tries to gather its strategy.

Fitness bands dominate US wearable market, smartwatches reign supreme in Europe

According to Kantar research, fitness bands trump smartwatches in US mainstream popularity, with the ranks reversed in Europe’s big four countries.